ABM Anti Ballistic Missile
AC Alternate Current/ Ashok Chakra/ Air Conditioner/ Antarctic Club
ACC Auxiliary Cadet Core
AD Ano Domini (After the birth of jesus)
ADB Asian Development Bank
AERE Atomic Energy Research Establishment
AICC All India Congress Committee
AICTE All India Council of Technical Education
AIDS Acquired Immuno Deficiency Syndrome
AIIMS All India Institute of Medical Sciences
AIMPLB All India Muslim Personal Law Board
AIR All India Radio (Broadcasting)
AITUC All India Tread Union Congress
AM Anti Meridian (Before Noon)
APEC Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation
APSC Army Postal Services Core
ASEAN Association of South East Asian Nations
ASLV Augmented Satellite Launch Vehicle
ASI Archaeological Survey of India
ASSOCHAM Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industry (India)
ASWAC Airborne Surveillance Warning and Control
ATS Anti Tetanus Serum
Abbreviations - GK for CLAT

Abbreviations – GK for CLAT


BAMS Bachelor Of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery
BARC Bhabha Atomic Research Centre
BBC British Broadcasting Corporation
BC Before Christ (Before the birth of Jesus)
BCG Bacillus Calmette Guerin (Anti TB Vaccine)
BCCL Board of Control for Cricket of India
BEL Bharat Electronics Limited
BENELUX Belgium, Netherlands and Luxemburg
BHEL Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited
BIFR Board of Industrial Finance and Reconstruction (Formerly Industrial Reconstruction Finance Board)
BIMDTEC Bangladesh, India, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Thailand Economic Cooperation
BIS Bureau of India Standards
B PHARMA Bachelor of Pharmacy
BSF Border Security Force



CAD Command Area Devlopment
CAG Comptroller and Auditor General
CARE Cooperative for American Relief Everywhere
CAT Central Administrative Tribunal, Computerised Axial Tomography
CAZRI Central Arid Zone Research institute
CBI Central Bureau of Investigation
CBSE Central Board  of Secondary Education
CCEA Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs
CCS Cabinet Committee on Security
C-DAC Centre For Development of Advance Computing
CDMA Code Division Multiple Access
CDRI Central Drug Research Institute
CDS Compulsory Deposit Scheme
CHOGM Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting
CID Criminal Investigation Department
CIS Commonwealth of Independent States
CISF Central Industrial Security Force 
CITU Central of Indian Trade Unions
CNG Compressed Natural Gas
COD Central Ordnance Depot
COFEPOSA Conservation of Foreign Exchange and Prevention of Smuggling Act
CPO Central Passport Organisation
CPRI Central Power Research Institute
CRPF Central Reserve Police Force
CRR Cash Reserve Ratio
CSIR Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
CSO Central Statistical Organisation
CTS Computerised Tomography Scanner
CVC Central Vigilance Commission



DDT Dichloro Diphenyle Tri-chloroethane
DFDR Digital Flight Data Recorder (Black box)
DIG Deputy Inspector General
D. Lit Doctor of Literature
DM District Magistrate
DMK Dravida Munetra Kazhagam
DNA Di-oxyribo-Nucleic Acid
DPAP Drought Prone Area Programme
DPC Dabhol Power Company
DPSA Deep Penetration Strike Aircraft
DRDO Defence Research Development Organisation
DTH Direct to Home
DVD Digital Versatile Disk



EAS Employment Assurance Scheme
ECB European Central Bank
ECG Electro Cardiogram
EEC European Economic Community
ELISA Enzyme Linked Immuno Sorbent Assay
EMF Electromotive Force
EPABX Electronic Private Automatic Branch Exchange
EPZ Export Processing Zone
ERDA Energy Research and Development Administration
ESMA Essential Services Maintenance Act
EVM Electronic Voting Machine
EXIM Bank Export-Import Bank of India



FAO Food and Agriculture Organisation 
FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation
FBTR Fast Breeder Test Reactor
FCI Food Corporation of India/Fertilizer Corporation of India
FDR Flight Data Recorder (Bank Box)
FERE Foreign Exchange Regulation Act
FEMA Foreign Exchange Management Act
FICCI Federation of India Chambers of Commerce and Industry
FIPB Foreign Investment Promotion Board
FIR First Information Report
FRS Fellow of the Royal Report
FTZ Free Trade Zone



GAAR General Anti-Avoidance Rules
GAIL Gas Authority of India Limited
GATT General Agreement on Tariff and Trade
GIC General Insurance Corporation
GMT Greenwich Mean Time
GNP Gross National Product
GPF General Provident Fund 
GPO General Post Office
GPS Global Positioning System
GSI Geological Survey of India



HAC Hindustan Aluminium Corporation
HAL Hindustan Aeronautics Limited
HCF Highest Common Factor
HDFC Housing Development Finance Corporation
HIV Human Immuno-deficiency Virus Corporation
HMT Hindustan Machine Tools
HUDCO Housing and Urban Development Corporation
HYVS High Yield Variety Seeds



IAAI International Airport Authority of India
IAC Indian Airlines Corporation
IAEA International Atomic Energy Agency
IARI Indian Agricultural Research Institute
IBRD International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (World Bank)
ICAR Indian Council of Agricultural Research
ICBM Inter Continental Ballistic Missile
ICC International Cricket Council
ICIC Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation of India Limited
ICJ International Court of Justice
ICSI Indian Company Secretaries Institute
IDA International Development Agency
IDBI Industrial Development Bank of India
IDPL Indian Drugs and Pharmaceuticals Limited 
IFA Indian Football Association
IFCI Industrial Finance Corporation of India
IFFI International Film Festival of India
IFFCO Indian Farmers Fertilizers Cooperative
IFTU International Federation of Trade Unions
IIPA Indian Institute of Public Administration
IIS Indian Institute of Sciences
IISCO India Iron and Steel Company
IIT Indian Institute of Technology
ILO International Labour Organisation
IMA Indian Military Academy
IMF International Monetary Fund
INS Indian Naval Ship
INSAT Indian National Satellite
INTERPOL International Police Organisation
INTUC Indian National Trade Union Congress
IOC International Olympic Committee/Indian Oil Corporation
IPC Indian Penal Code
IPKF Indian Peace Keeping Force
IQ Intelligence Quotient
IRBM Intermediate Range Ballistic Missile
IRC International Red Cross
IRDA Insurance  Regulatory Development Authority
IRDP Integrated Rural Development Programme
ISB Indian Standard Bureau
ISM Indian School of Mines
ISO International Organisation for Standardisation
ISP Internet Services Provider
ISRO Indian Space Research Organisation
IST Indian Standard Time 
ITBP Indo-Tibet Border Police
ITDC Indian Tourism Development Corporation
ITPO Indian Trade Promotion Organisation
ITO International Trade Organisation
ITUC Indian Trade Union Congress



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You can read more about Logical Reasoning HERE

You can read more of Current Affairs HERE

You can read more of Legal Reasoning HERE.

You can read more of General Knowledge HERE

CLATapult was founded by 7 alumni of NUJS in 2012. It boasts of some fantastic teachers from NUJS (Remember! CLAT Coaching by those who have been there and done that)  and, currently, has 2 centers in Kolkata and 1 in Bhubaneswar.

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