RAKESH KUMAR AGARWALL v. NATIONAL LAW SCHOOL OF INDIA UNIVERSITY, BENGALURU
The petition was filed by Rakesh Kumar Agarwalla (father of a law aspirant) and Professor R
Venkata Rao (the former Vice-Chancellor of the NLSIU), challenging the decision taken by the
NLSIU to back out of the Common Law Admission Test (CLAT) and to hold a separate
The Supreme Court on Monday quashed the decision of the National Law School of India
University (NLSIU), Bengaluru to hold a separate admission test by way of the National Legal
Aptitude Test (NLAT).
The NLSIU has been directed to admit students for the present academic year (2020-21) based
on the scores of the CLAT.