The Higher Education Commission has announced the schedule for the registration of the Law Admission Test (LAT). The candidates who intend to appear in this test have to follow the schedule issued by the commission. HEC conducts the LAT test for the candidates that want to take admission in the five years undergraduate LLB degree program in the HEC/PBC recognized public and private universities/institutions and valid colleges affiliated with the public sector universities in compliance with the order issued by the Honorable Supreme Court of Pakistan. 

Eligibility Criteria

Following is the eligibility criterion for the Law admission test (LAT).

  • The candidates who have passed the higher school secondary certificate or equivalent education are eligible to appear in the entrance test. 
  • The candidates who have appeared in the HSSC final examination or equivalent and awaiting results can take the test.

LAT Test Pattern And Syllabus

The test pattern and syllabus issued by the Higher Education Commission for the LAT test are mentioned below in the table. 


Division of questions


Nature of questions


Essay (either in English or Urdu)


200 words maximum


Personal statement (either in English or Urdu)


200 words maximum


English (MCQs)




General knowledge (MCQs)




Islamic Studies (MCQs)




Pakistan Studies (MCQs)




Urdu (MCQs)




Mathematics (MCQs)


Basic Math


Total Marks




Passing Marks



Date of Examination

  • The test will be held on 28th November 2021 tentatively and any change in the test date will be communicated through the web portal of HEC.
  • The candidates who register through the online registration process will be able to download the roll number slip from the HEC portal and registered email address a week before the commencement of the test. 
  • The Email/SMS will be sent to the candidates about the test date, time, and venue. While filling the online application form the candidates have to enter valid information.
  • On the test day, the candidates have to bring the printout of the roll number slip and original CNIC.
  • The law admission test will be conducted in the major cities and the candidates can choose the examination center from the available list. 

Registration Process

  • The candidates have to do the online registration through the web portal of the Higher Education Commission.
  • The application submission process comprises two steps that include profile completion and application submission. The candidates are required to enter the correct details while filling the application form. 
  • Only submitted applications will be considered for the LAT and the incomplete/unsaved application forms will not be entertained. 
  • The test fee is Rs.1000/- that can be submitted in the branch of Habib bank limited and the candidates are notified that bank draft and pay order will not be accepted. The LAT test fee is non-refundable and non-transferable in any case. 
  • The applicants have to submit the copy deposited fee challan through courier to the HEC headquarters, Sector-8 Islamabad on or before the last date of registration.
  • It is mandatory for the candidates to mention the CNIC number at the backside of the fee challan.  

Last Date to Apply

The last date to apply for the law admission test is 15th November 2021 so the candidates are notified to submit the application form before the last date. 




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