LAW ADMISSION TEST (LAT)
for Admission in Five-Year
Undergraduate LLB Degree Programme
The Higher Education Commission (HEC) is conducting Law Admission Test (LAT) for applicants desirous to get admission in five-year undergraduate LLB Degree Programme in HEC/PBC recognized public and private sector universities/institutions and valid colleges affiliated with Public Sector Universities in compliance with directions of the Honorable Supreme Court vide its Order dated March 6, 2018 and Judgement
dated August 31, 2018 passed in C.P.134/2012.
Who Can Apply for Law Admission Test?
Students who have passed the Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) or equivalent/Grade 12 Education.
Students who have appeared in the final examination of HSSC or equivalent/Grade 12 Education and awaiting result.
Test pattern .
|Division of questions||Marks||Nature of questions|
|Essay (either in English or urdu )||15||200 words maximum|
|Personal statement||10||200 words maximum|
|MCQs : englis||20||Synonyms / antonyms / prepositions|
|MCQ’s Pakistan studies||10|
|MCQ’s : math||05||Basic math|
Date of Examination
LAT will be held on April 9 2023. Any change in test date, due to unavoidable circumstances, shall be communicated to candidates through
www.hec.gov.pk and http://etc.hec.gov.pk
Applicants who register through HEC online registration process will be able to download their Roll Number Slip from http://etc.hec.gov.pk and registered Email address a week before the test date
Email SMS will also be sent to registered applicants for test date, time and venue, While filling online application forms, candidates are
required to provide valid email/mobile numbers on which they wish to receive Roll Number Slips. A print of Roll Number Slip. Original paid Fee Challan and Original CNIC will be required to enter the Test Centre on the Test Day.
Details of Examination Centres
The Test will be concucted in major cities. Applicants may select any Test Examination Centre from the list available in application form.
Please note that Examination Centre will not be changed after registration.
How to Register
Please visit the following link: http://etc.hec.gov.pk for online registration.
In case of any difficulty during the online registration, please visit onlinehelp.hec.gov.pk or visit HEC Secretariat or contact HEC regional offices for guidance.
Application submission comprises of two steps: profile completion using “My Profile” section and application submission using “Law Admission Test” link on menu panel in left hand side bar of online portal.
Only SUBMITTED applications will be considered for LAT and applications in SAVE or INCOMPLETE mode will not be entertained. Test Fee of Rs. 1800/- is to be deposited in the Account No. 1742 7900 133401, Account Title: Higher Education Commission, Bank Habib
Bank Limited, Branch Code: 1742 Download Bank Fee Challan while registering for the test at http://etc.hec.gov.pk. (Fee Challan is only available on ETC online
registration portal). All candidates are required to upload the Paid & Scanned Fee challan, duly stamped by an HBL branch, while completing the application
form of ETC online registration portal to submit the application.
The test fee is non-refundable and non-transferable. The candidates must get queries complaints resolved before the closure of the web registration portal. Queries/complaints handling beyond the registration deadline is denied by the system due to logistics/security reasons.
Note: It is Mandatory to bring original applicant copy of paid fee challan on a test day along with your Original CNIC/Original Passport, otherwise candidate will not be allowed to sit in the exam.
Deadline for Online Registration
Last date for online registration is March 27, 2023
Higher Education Commission Helplines: 051-111-119-432, 0334-111-9432