Jharkhand State Syllabus

Jharkhand State Syllabus

Jharkhand Judicial service

Eligibility Criteria:

Graduation Degree in Law & enrolled as an Advocate under the Advocates, Act, 1961 till last dateof submission of application form.

Age limit is minimum 22 year and maximum 35 year.

Exam Pattern:

Preliminary exam will carry maximum 100 marks. No negative marking. Total 2 hour time duration will be given for attempting the question paper in pre examination.

Pattern for main examination. Main examination  will comprise four question paper. Each question paper will carry 100 marks.


Preliminary Entrance Test shall consist of:

(i) General English (ii) General Knowledge (including Current Affairs) (iii) The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 (iv) The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 (v) The Indian Evidence Act, 1872 (vi) The Law of Contract, 1872 (vii) The Indian Penal Code, 1860

Syllabus for main examination:

Paper – II

Procedural Law (The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 and The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973).(ii) The Indian Penal Code, 1860.(iii) The Indian Evidence Act, 1872.(iv) The Limitation Act, 1963.

Paper – II

(i) The Contract Act, 1872(ii) The Sales of Goods Act, 1930(iii) The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881(iv) The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996(v) The Transfer of Property Act, 1882

Paper – III

(i) The Hindu Law and The Mohammedan Law(ii) Rent Control Law.(iii) The Specific Relief Act, 1963 (iv)

Paper IV (Language)

Hindi & English (Essay, Precise writing, Translation & Paraphrase)

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