LAW GAT 2022: Complete Guide, Syllabus & Registration Date

New Update: 15 September 2022 – HEC announced Law GAT 2022. The online registration for LAW GAT 2022 has started now. LAT GAT is a necessary test to enroll as an Advocate with Bar Council. Here you can download New Syllabus for the LAW GAT Test for the 03 October test. You will also know about the Eligibility, paper pattern, registration process, and past papers for Law GAT 2022.

How to Register for GAT

To register for LAW GAT you have to log in on the HEC official Website.  If you find any difficulty during the registration process then you should contact at or visit your nearest HEC office.  Your application will consist of two steps:

  • Profile Completion using the “My Profile” section on the same HEC website
  • And application submission using the “Law GAT Test” link or menu panel in the left-hand sidebar of the online portal.
  • application submission comprises two steps: profile completion using the “My Profile” section, and application submission using the “Law GAT Test” link on the menu panel in the left-hand sidebar of the online portal.
  • Only SUBMITTED applications will be considered for LAW-GAT Test and applications in SAVE or
  • The INCOMPLETE mode will not be entertained.
  • A 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.
  • Bank draft/ Pay Order will not be accepted
  • Applicants are required to submit the original fee deposit slip/ATM/online transfer through courier at Room No. 13-207,2nd Floor, HRD Building, HEC, H-8, Islamabad on or before the last date of registration.
  • Please mention your CNIC number on the backside of the deposit slip.
  • The examination is non-transferable and non-refundable.

HEC will consider only online submitted applications. Must see the advertisement for any new changes.

Eligibility for Law GAT

All the candidates who have acquired a Bachelor’s degree in Law from a university recognized by HEC and Pakistan Bar Council are eligible to apply.

  • Candidates are required to submit an LL.B degree with copies of detailed transcript/marks certificates of the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd years LL.B examination. In case of LL.B degree has not been issued the candidate may submit a detailed transcript marks certificate of LL.B (final year) examination.
  • Candidates have a maximum of three chances to clear the test, NTS™ conducts the test thrice a year.
  • Students awaiting results are not eligible to apply.
  • A 50% score is required to qualify for the assessment test.
  • Candidates will have to meet other criteria, if any, as per the rules and regulations of the Pakistan Bar Council.

Syllabus for Law GAT 2022

Law GAT 2022 will be held as per the following syllabus:

The Syllabus of the Law Graduate Assessment Test (LAW -GAT)
Sr. No Title Percentage
1 Constitution World Constitutions
Constitutional History of Pakistan
1973 Constitution of Pakistan
2 Jurisprudence English
3 Civil Law CPC
laws of Contract/limitation/torts/specific relief Maxims Equity
4 Criminal LawP.P.C
Cr. P.C
Law of Qisas and Diyat
5 Law of EvidenceQanoon-e-Shahadat Order, 1984
6 International Law Public Private 10%
7 Cannons of Professional conduct and Etiquettes of Advocate as prescribed under Chapter XII of the Pakistan Legal Practitioners & Bar Councils Rules, 1976. 05%
8 English Legal Language 05%
Total 100%

Law GAT Preparation Material

For preparing for LAW GAT we have arranged some Important Papers of LAW. You should attempt these papers before appearing in the LAW GAT  examination. View LAW GAT Past papers by clicking here. You can also view them separately here.

LAW GAT Past Paper:

LAW-GAT Test Centers

HEC Law GAT 2022 will be held in the following cities:

  • Islamabad
  • Lahore
  • Karachi
  • Sukkur
  • Abbottabad
  • Quetta
  • Multan
  • Hyderabad
  • Turbat
  • Bahawalpur
  • Peshawar
  • Muzaffarabad
  • Faisalabad
  • Gilgit

Law GAT Result 2022

The Final Result of the Law Graduate Assessment Test will be available on the HEC online portal.


To conclude I can say that Law GAT is a remarkable step by the HEC and PBC to reshape this dynamic profession. Now if you have any questions please write them in the comment section below.

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