HEC Law Graduate Assessment Test (LAW -GAT) Test Result 2024
Higher Education Commission Pakistan Law Graduate Assessment Test (Law-GAT) For Eligibility to Seek Enrolment as an Advocate with Bar Council.
The Honorable Supreme Court vide its Order dated March 6,2018 has directed restoration of the Law Graduate Assessment 6, 2018Test (Law-GAT) by the Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) through the Higher Education Commission (HEC). The objective of the assessment test is to ensure proper scrutiny and evaluation of a law graduate desirous to join the legal profession so that only competent individuals possessing the necessary basic knowledge of law may enter the legal profession for practicing law.
Therefore, a law graduate only becomes eligible to apply to a Bar Council for enrolment as an Advocate if he/she qualifies for the assessment test to be conducted by the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan having been so authorized by the PBC, pursuant to the aforementioned Order of the Honorable Supreme Court and read with Section 26 (cc) of Legal Practitioners and Bar Council’s Act 1973 and rules of PBC.
Persons having passed Bachelor’s degree in Law or equivalent from a university recognized by HEC/PBC are eligible to apply
The test will consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Curriculum. Revised Curriculum of Law GAT Test can be downloaded from www.hec.gov.pk/english/HECAnnouncements/Documents/Approved%20Syllabus%20for%20LAW%20GAT.pdf
Date of Test
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The Supreme Court of Pakistan vide its Order dated March 6, 2018, has directed the restoration of the Law Graduate Assessment Test (Law-GAT) by the Pakistan Bar Council (PBC) through the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan. The objective of the Assessment Test is to ensure proper scrutiny and evaluation of law graduates desirous to join the legal profession so that only competent individuals possessing the necessary basic knowledge of law may enter the legal profession for practicing law.
Therefore, henceforth a law graduate will only become eligible to apply to a Bar Council for enrolment as an Advocate if he/ she qualifies for the Assessment Test to be conducted by the HEC, having been so authorized by the Pakistan Bar Council, pursuant to the aforementioned Order of the Hon’ble Supreme Court and read with Section 26 (cc) of Legal Practitioners and Bar Council’s Act 1973.
Assessment Test (Law-GAT) for eligibility to seek enrolment as an advocate with Bar Council
Persons having passed Bachelor’s degree in law or equivalent from a university recognized by HEC/PBC are eligible to apply
• The test will consist of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Date of Examination
The test will be conducted on Sunday, February 25, 2021. Any change in the test date will be communicated through https://etc.hec.gov.pk
Applicants who register through HEC online registration process will download their Roll Number Slips through https://etc.hec.gov.pk a the week before the test date. Email/SMS will be sent to registered applicants for a test date, time, and venue. Candidates are required to provide a valid email/mobile number while filling online
A print of Roll Number Slip and original CNIC will be required to enter in the test center
Deadline for Online Registration
The last date for online registration is Friday, Dec 15, 2023.
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An applicant who registers through HEC online registration process will be able to download their Roll Number Slip from www.ole.hec.gov.pk and the same shall also be sent to the registered email address, a weed before the lost date Email/SMS will also be sent to registered applicants for the test date, time, and venue While Mmg online application forms, candidates are required to provide a valid email/mobile number on which they wish to receive Roll Number Slips
A part of Rod Number Sap and Ongmal CNIC will be required to enter the Test Centre on the test day
Details of Test Centres
The examination will be conducted in the Federal and Provincial capitals. Applicants may select any test center from the list available in the application form. Please note that the test center
will not be changed after registration.
How to Register
D Please visit the following link: https://etc.hec.gov.pk for online registration H In case of any difficulty during online registration, please send an email at firstname.lastname@example.org or visit HEC Secretariat or regional centers for guidance B Test fee of Rs. 3000/- is to be deposited online/ATM in Account No. 01127900567403,
Account Title: Higher Education Commission
Bank: Habib Bank Limited, Branch Code: 0112
or through bank draft in favor of DG Finance, HEC
Applicants are required to submit a copy of fee deposit slip/ATM/Online transfer or original bank draft through courier, or personally at Room No. 212, 2nd floor, HRD The building, HEC, H-8, Islamabad on or before the last date of registration
H Please mention your CNIC number at the back of the deposit slip/bank draft.
The examination fee is non-refundable and non-transferable
A 50% score is required to qualify for the Law Graduate Assessment Test.
Applicants will have to meet other criteria, if any, as per the Rules and Regulations of the Pakistan Bar Council.
Applicants will have a maximum of three chances to clear the test and HEC will conduct the test thrice a year.