LSAT Preparation Tips 2018
Updated on May 17, 2018 - 2:37 p.m. IST by Sherin Tressa

LSAT Preparation Tips 2018 – Candidates who are about to appear for LSAT can have a look at the LSAT 2018 preparation tips for a better understanding of how to prepare for the exam. The preparation tips of LSAT 2018 will help candidates tackle the entrance exam with ease and know the best ways to prepare for LSAT. The main topics for LSAT 2018 are Reading Comprehension, Analytical Reasoning and Logical Reasoning. Along with these the candidates will be asked to attempt a writing sample on the day of the test wherein they will be provided with a situational question. Candidates aspiring to pursue law in countries like the United States, Canada, Australia, Middle East, Caribbean etc, have to take the LSAT. The examination duration is 3 hours 30 minutes where each section will be conducted for a duration of 35 minutes each.


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Before reading LSAT preparation tips candidates can check below the complete exam pattern of LSAT 2018.

LSAT Exam Pattern 2018


Number of questions


Reading Comprehension

26 to 28(approx)


Analytical Reasoning

22 to 24(approx)


Logical Reasoning (Two sections)

24 to 28 (approx) for each section


Variable section (Unscored)



Writing section (Unscored)



LSAT Preparation Tips 2018

The tips on how to crack LSAT will help the candidates to prepare themselves for the examination with ease.

1. Familiarize the LSAT Exam Pattern

One ways to prepare for a competitive exam like LSAT is to familiarize oneself with the question paper pattern. It helps in understanding the type of questions that will be asked in each section. Also, another added factor is it will help in making a decision about how to answer each section effectively.


2. Regular Practice

Before attempting LSAT candidates must make sure that to practice as many sample question papers as possible. Solving sample question papers will help to come across common questions if repeated and also prepare oneself to answer questions of the same pattern.


3. Find you strengths and weakness and work on them

While solving sample papers candidates can get an estimate about which sections is their strong point and which is not. If the candidates can find out that a particular sections is tough to answer candidates can make it a habit to answer as many questions as possible from that section. Working on the weakness will help during the main exam. But this does not give the candidate the leverage to ignore the strengths because working on the strong point in an exam is equally important. Candidates must make sure that they give equal amount of importance to the strengths because it will come in handy while appearing for the exam.


4. Take Mock Tests

One of the best ways to prepare for LSAT 2018 is by taking mock tests. Candidates can register online for mock tests of LSAT 2018. Mock tests help to clear the surprise element in LSAT 2018. They will also acquaint the candidate with the actual pattern of the test. They also help identify the weak and strong areas of a candidate.

Candidates taking the LSAT’s are expected to be fast and smart at the same time. Mock test will help candidates improve their speed and logical ability.


5. Answer as many questions as possible

Since LSAT does not consist of negative marking for incorrect answers candidates can take the risk and attempt as many questions as possible. When it comes to answers that a candidate is not sure of it is advised to go with their best guess and answer the question without the fear of negative marking.

Candidates who wish to appear for LSAT must make sure to check the eligibility criteria of LSAT 2018 before applying for the exam. The examination will be conducted four times every year. Candidates can check with the dates of the law school of their choice before applying for the test. The LSAT 2018 test dates will help candidates to choose a test slot of their choice.


LSAT Preparation Tips 2018: Things to keep in mind

Candidates can keep in mind the following to help them for LSAT 2018

  • Know the syllabus thoroughly

  • Revise what ever you have studied

  • Avoid taking up a new topic at the last minute

Exam Day Tips

  • Make sure to carry the LSAT admit card on the day of the examination. Candidates must make sure to reach the test centre well in advance before the commencement of the examination

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Sanjanaleekha 19th Feb, 2020

Hi there,

Yes, Jindal Global Law school provides scholarship based on LSAT scores, according to which the top 5 scorers in LSAT who enrol in the program are given a scholarship of one lakh per annum, this scholarship is known as O.P Jindal outstanding merit scholarship, there are other scholarships as well which are offered by the university the information about the  which can be accessed here,


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Shubham Dhane 8th Feb, 2020


The LSAT 2020 exam which was scheduled on 1st may 2020 is now postponed to 17th may 2020.Pearson VUE on behalf of USA–based Law School Admission Council (LSAC) will conduct the offline LSAT India 2020 entrance exam on May 17 Please click the below link to know the important dates for LSAT exam


Whats tha price of LSAT application form?

Sanjay Khandelwal 3rd Feb, 2020
Application fee for Law school admissions test(LSAT) 2020 exam is 3800 rupees. You will have to pay the application fee for LSAT, during submitting your admission application form is last step in order to submit your application form. You can pay fee by online mode.

I am 28 now. Can i get admission in basis of CLAT ot LSAT Score

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There is no age limit for appearing in CLAT 2020 for UG program as well as in CLAT PG exam. So if you are able to fetch decent score, then you can get admission on the basis of that score. There is also no upper age limit for appearing in LSAT India Examination. But you can check the age limit specified by individual colleges wherein you want to seek admission.

Is it compulsory to give LSAT if I want to take admission for 5 year law course in Kirit P Mehta college NMIMS ?

Shubham Dhane 13th Jan, 2020

To get into kriti p metha college you can write any of the below two exams
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