DU LLB Syllabus

The DU LLB syllabus comprises majorly four sections which cover the DU LLB entrance exam. These are General Knowledge and Current Affairs, English Language Comprehension, analytic abilities, and legal aptitude and awareness.  Formerly the DU LLB exam was conducted offline but now it is online mode. The exam has 100 questions making a total of 400 marks. The DU LLB aspirants should not be attempting question that they don’t know the answer for, because one mark is deducted for each incorrect answer.
Take a look at the topics that are covered in the DU LLB entrance exam in a tabulated form for the best preparation and improving their chances of clearing the exam.
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DU LLB syllabus for English
  • Vocabulary- The vocabulary section will cover synonyms, antonyms, and analogies.
  • Grammar- Correction of grammatical errors in sentences, fill in the blanks with appropriate word.  
  • Comprehension- The DU LLB aspirants have to understand and interpret the passage and answer the questions.
Important Topics
English Vocabulary
Word definitions
English Proficiency
Idioms and Phrases
One-word substitution
Sentence improvement & rearrangement
Subject-Verb Agreement
Noun/ Pronoun/ Articles & Conjunction
Fill in the blanks
English Usage Errors
 Correct Spelling
Grammatical errors- tense, voice, preposition usage, speech errors
Inappropriate usage of words
Spotting errors
English Comprehension
Questions related to the passage provided. Read questions first and then read the passage to make it easier to point out the answers
Best books to follow for DU LLB English section are:-
 DU LLB Book 
A Modern Approach to Verbal & Non-Verbal Reasoning
R.S. Aggarwal
Word Power Made Easy
Norman Lewis
High School English Grammar and Composition Key
Wren and Martin
DU LLB General Knowledge Syllabus
  • This section checks the general awareness of the DU LLB aspirants and their knowledge about the country and worldwide.  
  • The DU LLB entrance will have question on static GK and on dynamic GK as well. There will be on questions on people, places, authors and books.
Ancient, Medieval, Modern and World History
Economics (Outline of Indian Economy, Five Year Plans, National Income of India, Indian Tax Structure)
National & International Burning topics
Environment & Ecology
General Science
Books and Authors
Science and technology
Major Industries in India
Awards and Achievements
Consider these the important books for the preparation of General Knowledge section for DU LLB entrance.
Author/ Publisher
Manorama Yearbook
Mammen Mathew
Current Affairs Yearly
Arihant Experts
General Knowledge: Latest Current Affairs & Who's Who
RPH Editorial Board
DU LLB Analytic Ability Syllabus
This section in the DU LLB exam tests the aspirants on topics of analytic ability such as coding and decoding, blood relations, syllogism, logical sequences among others.
Statement & Assumptions
Statement & Conclusions
Statement & Arguments
Statement & actions
Blood Relationships
Number test
Direction and distance test
Coding and Decoding
Assertion – Reason
DU LLB books for the preparation of Analytical Abilities
Universal's Logical Reasoning for CLAT, LSAT and other Law Entrance Exams
Jain Prateek
Analytical Reasoning
M. K. Pandey
Logical Reasoning
​R K Gupta and Samiksha Gupta
CLAT Masterclass
DU LLB Legal Awareness and Aptitude Syllabus
Question of DU LLB legal awareness and aptitude section will be from the topics such as Indian constitution, and basics of Indian Penal Code.   
Indian Constitution
Indian Penal Code
Indian Contract Act
Law of Torts
Family Law
Legal fundamentals and terms
Legal Maxims
Important Landmarks, Supreme Court Judgements
Best books to consider for the preparation of legal awareness and aptitude for the DU LLB entrance exam
DU LLB Books
Legal Aptitude for the CLAT and other Law Entrance Examinations
Legal Awareness Legal Reasoning
Legal Aptitude
RK Gupta
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Some prep tips for the DU LLB entrance exam aspirant
  • Do read English newspapers and good books to be updated with current affairs and global knowledge.
  • Strengthen your English and grammar basics to tackle the English section questions.
  • Solve crossword puzzles and sudoko for improving the reasoning ability. 
  • Don’t go for guessing the answers, as there is negative marking.
  • Give mock test and solve sample papers to improve your speed and grip on the DU LLB entrance exam.
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