07 Jan, 2022

HEC Announces Registration Schedule For Law Admission Test

The Higher Education Commission has announced the registration schedule for the law admission test. The candidates who intend to apply for the LAT are informed to check the schedule provided by the commission. The Higher Education Commission conducts the LAT test for the candidates that are interested to take admission in the undergraduate 5 year LLB program. The test is mandatory for those students that want to take admission in the law field and for this the candidates have to pass the test with maximum marks. By conducting the test the commission analyzes the abilities of the candidates. The HEC arranged the law admission test as per the instructions provided by the Honorable Supreme court, and the candidates can start their careers as lawyers, attorneys, consultants, and judges. 

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for the HEC LAT test is announced by HEC that is mentioned as follows

  • The students who have completed the intermediate and equivalent study program can appear in the law admission test.
  • The result awaiting candidates of higher secondary school certificate or equivalent /study programs are also eligible to take the LAT test. 

Test Pattern and Syllabus

Following is the test pattern and syllabus issued by the HEC for the test.

Division of questions



Essay (English or Urdu)


200 words maximum

Personal Statement (English or Urdu)


200 words maximum

General Knowledge









Islamic Studies



Pakistan Studies





Basic Math

                  Total Marks




Date of Examination

  • LAT test date will be announced by HEC and communicated to the students through Email or SMS.
  • The candidates can download their roll number slip at least one week before the commencement of the test.
  • The HEC will offer the details of the test time, venue, and date through SMS/Email so make sure to mention the valid number and email address on the registration form.
  • The HEC will hold the test in all the major cities of Pakistan and the candidates can select the test center from the available list.
  • After the commencement of the law admission test, the result will be announced so that the candidates can get to know about their performance in the test.

Registration Process

For the LAT registration, the candidates have to follow the below-mentioned steps 

  • The candidates have to register themselves on the HEC official website according to the provided instructions.
  • The application form consists of two steps such as profile completion using the “My Profile” section and application submission by using the “law admission test” link.
  • It is instructed to the candidates to fulfill all the requirements mentioned on the application form. The unsaved and the incomplete applications will not be considered by the commission. The fee for the LAT test is Rs 1000/- that must be deposited online/ATM.
  • The applicants must submit a copy of the fee deposit slip/bank draft through courier at the given address.
  • The candidates are instructed to mention the CNIC number at the back of the deposit slip before its submission.
  • The fee of the LAT test is and non-transferable and non-refundable. 

Last Date to Apply

The last date to submit the registration form for the Law Admission Test is 17th January 2022. So the candidates are notified to follow the mentioned schedule and submit the form according to it. The registration form received after the last date will not be accepted by the Higher Education Commission.