MP Judicial Services

01 Aug 2018

MP Judicial Services

Madhya Pradesh Judicial Services

MP Judicial Services Overview

The examination process for MP Judicial Services typically occurs in 3 phases:

  1. Preliminary Exam (Objective type)
  2. Main Exam (Subjective type)
  3. Interview

Name of the Post: Civil Judge Class- II (Entry Level)
Pay Scale: Rs. 27,700/- – 44,770/-
Age Limit: 21-35 years
Minimum Qualification: LL.B.

How to Apply: Apply Online. Apply online through website www.mponline.gov.in

Preliminary Examination – Pattern & Syllabus

The preliminary examination shall be of the duration of 100 minute consisting 100 marks of 100 objective-type questions from the following :

First Part: Law: (Total questions 75 of 75 marks)

  • Constitution of India
  • Code of Civil Procedure
  • Transfer of Property Act
  • Contract Act
  • Specific Reliefs Act
  • Limitation Act
  • MP Accommodation Control Act
  • MP Land Revenue Code
  • Indian Evidence Act
  • Indian Penal Code
  • Code of Criminal Procedure
  • Negotiable Instruments Act

Second Part:

  • General Knowledge (Questions- 15, Marks- 15)
  • Computer Knowledge (Questions- 05, Marks- 05)
  • English Knowledge (Questions- 05, Marks- 05)

Main Examination – Pattern

Mains Examination consists of four Subjective question Papers each paper carrying 100 marks. First and Second Question Papers will be given together while Third and Fourth Question Papers will be given together. The time period for each question paper will be of 3 hours. The Main Exam process itself will be conducted over 2 days.

Note that while answering the Main Exam, quoting the principle of a citation would be enough – quoting the citation itself will not earn any extra marks. Further, quoting the wrong citation would be detrimental.

Main Examination – Syllabus

Civil Law & Procedure

Constitution of India
Constitution of India
Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
Transfer of Property Act, 1882
Indian Contract Act, 1872
Specific Reliefs Act, 1963
Limitation Act, 1963

Criminal Law & Procedure
MP Accommodation Control Act, 1961
MP Land Revenue Code, 1959
Indian Evidence Act, 1872
Indian Penal Code, 1861
Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881

Writing Skill, Court Practice, Translation & Current Legal Knowledge
Writing on Social Issue- 30 marks
Writing on Legal Issue- 20 marks
Precis Writing- 20 marks
Translation (Hindi to English)- 15 marks
Translation (English to Hindi)- 15 marks

Judgment Writing
Framing of Issues- 10 marks
Framing of Charges- 10 marks
Judgement/ Order (Civil) Writing- 40 marks
Judgement/ Order (Criminal) Writing- 40 marks

Interview / Viva-voce Details

The interview / viva voce carries a maximum of 50 marks.