AILET 2021: Detailed Paper Analysis

AILET 2021 Analysis | Exam Review

The All India Law Entrance Test (AILET) 2021 for undergraduates was conducted across the country on 30th July 2021 from 02:00 PM to 03.30 PM. The exam was administered by National Testing Agency (NTA) on behalf of the National Law University (NLU) Delhi.

AILET 2021 Paper Analysis: Difficulty Level

In 90 minutes, there are 150 multiple-choice questions.

Sections Difficulty Level (AILET 2020) Difficulty Level (AILET 2021)
English  Moderate Moderate
Mathematics  Easy to Moderate Easy-Moderate
Reasoning  Easy Moderate
Legal Aptitude  Difficult Easy-Moderate
General Knowledge (Current Affairs, General Science, History,
Geography, Economics, Civics)
 Easy-Moderate Easy
Overall Level  Moderate Easy-Moderate

AILET 2021 Section-Wise Paper Analysis

The AILET 2021 exam was conducted for five subjects. All four sections hold equal weightage and only 10 questions as asked from the Elementary Mathematics section.

AILET Exam English Section Analysis 2021

  • Total 35 Qs
  • The English section was Moderate The passage was easy to read, but a couple of the questions were tricky to do.
  • The topic-wise breakup of topics asked:

Name of the Topic

Number of questions 

Find the Correct Meaning


Grammatically appropriate sentence


One Word Substitution



 5 (Shashi Tharoor book: From Midnight to millennium and Beyond)

Odd One Out


Do as Directive


Fill in the Blanks


 AILET Exam Elementary Math's Section Analysis 2021

  • Total of 10 Questions
  • This section was Easy to Moderate Most of the questions were from Arithmetic.

Name of the topic

Number of questions

Time & Work




Profit & Loss


Compound Interest






 AILET Exam Reasoning Section Analysis 2021

  • Total Questions – 35
  • This section was Moderate Most of the questions were from.

Name of the topic

Number of questions 





Set of Words


Statement Assumption


Puzzle Passage




Statement Conclusion




Statement Inference


AILET Exam GK & Current Affairs Section Analysis 2021

  • Total of 35 Questions
  • It is one of the Easy sections of the exam. The major chunk of the questions was asked from Current Affairs.
  • Around  questions were asked from Static GK.
  • 30 questions were based on Current Affairs.

Some of the questions asked were –

1. Joint session of parliament is presided by :- President of India (Article 108)

2. UN General Assembly New President: Volkan Bozkır

3. Nobel Prize 2020 for Economics: Paul R. Milgrom and Robert B. Wilson

4. Present Chairperson of NHRC: Justice Arun Kumar Mishra

5. Joe Biden ____th President of USA: 46th President of USA

6. Fastest Growing Tech hub Bengaluru

7. India Digitization Fund is of $10 Billion

8. 100% tap functionality, which state Goa

9. HQ of Int. Solar Alliance Gurugram

10. Highest Grand slam singles titles: Roger Federer

AILET Exam Legal Aptitude Section Analysis 2021

  • Total of 35 Questions
  • The legal Aptitude section was Easy to Moderate
  • Principle Fact-based questions - 26
  • Legal GK- 9
  • Contract Law : 11
  • Constitution: 6
  • Law of Torts: 6
  • Law of Crimes: 7
  • International Law: 2
  • IPR: 1 (GI Tag)
  • Property Law: 1 ()Tenancy-Title to Immovable Property
  • Current Legal GK: 1 (Chief Justice of USA)

AILET 2021 Exam Analysis: Good Attempts

As per the AILET exam analysis and review shared by students who have appeared in the exam, reasonable attempts are around 96-102 plus questions.

Sections Good Attempts
English  22-25
Mathematics  07-08
Reasoning  18-20
Legal Aptitude  24-26
General Knowledge (Current Affairs, General Science, History,
Geography, Economics, Civics)
Overall  96-102

AILET 2021 Question Paper with Answer Key

Along with the AILET 2021 exam analysis, you will be able to download the AILET 2021 exam paper pdf. NLU Delhi will provide AILET 2021 provisional and final answer keys for BA LLB (Hons.) and LLM programs.

AILET Question Paper 2021

AILET Answer Key 2021

Candidates can cross-check their answers with those listed in the AILET 2021 answer key and calculate the score. The National Law University of Delhi encourages recommendations or complaints about the provisional answer key. The question paper and answer key for AILET 2021 will be posted below.

Expected AILET Cut Off 2021

The expected AILET cutoff 2021 will give you a fair idea of how to proceed and plan the further admission process.  AILET 2021 Expected Cut Offs - As per the exam analysis and review the expected cut-offs of the AILET 2021 exam will be around 95+.

How is the AILET Cutoff calculated?

The AILET cutoff is dependent on the following factors.

  • The number of applicants and candidates who appeared for the exam
  • Total seats available
  • Past year cutoff
  • The difficulty level of the exam
  • The average performance of all the aspirants

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