The Punjab Judicial Service Exam is conducted by the Punjab High Court and the Punjab Public Service Commission jointly for the selection of Punjab Judicial Services Civil Judge Division.  Punjab Judicial Services PJS Civil Judge exam is held in three successive stages, viz. Preliminary examination, Mains examination and a Viva voce for the post of Punjab Judicial Service (Junior Division)

Lawgica provides a total of 40 Mock Tests for Preliminary Examination for The Punjab Judiciary PCS Civil Judge which is divided into 10 Full Mock tests and 30 Sectional Mock tests.


Punjab Judiciary Eligibility Criteria 2021: Punjab Judicial Services PJS | Punjab Civil Judge | PPSC-J

In order to apply for the Punjab Judiciary Exam, the candidates should be eligible in the following criteria:

Citizenship: The candidate should be a citizen of India.

Age Limit: The lower age limit and the upper age limit of the candidate for Punjab Judiciary is 21 and 37 years as of the last submission date of the application form. The upper age limit for all the Central/States Government employees is extended to 45 years of age. The upper age limit for the candidates applying under the Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes of all States and Backward Classes only of Punjab are relaxed till 42 years.

Educational Qualification: The candidate should have a Degree of Law from an established University.


Preliminary Exam: Punjab Judicial Services PJS | Punjab Civil Judge | PPSC-J

As per the Punjab Judicial Service Preliminary Examination Pattern, the Punjab pre exam consists of an objective paper of 500 marks. The Tripura Judicial Service Preliminary Examination is of 2 hours. The paper consists of 125 questions each carrying 4 marks.


Syllabus for Preliminary Exam: Punjab Judicial Services PJS | Punjab Civil Judge | PPSC-J

There are five-sections (Main Subject of Law, Current Affairs, Indian Legal & Constitutional History and Governance, Quantitative Aptitude, and Reasoning) from which multiple-choice questions will be asked in the Punjab Judiciary pre exam PCS Judiciary.

The Punjab Judiciary PCS-J pre syllabus consists of

  • Main Subjects of Law
  • Current Affairs
  • Indian Legal & Constitutional History and Governance
  • Reasoning
  • Aptitude


Punjab Judiciary Mains Examination Syllabus: Punjab Judicial Services PJS | Punjab Civil Judge | PPSC-J

The Punjab Judiciary mains exam is of descriptive or narrative type and has five papers.

Mains Exam Syllabus

The syllabus of the mains for Karnataka Judiciary exam is as follows:

Civil Law – I (Paper I)

  • The Sale of Goods Act
  • The Code of Civil Procedure
  • The Transfer of Property Act
  • The Punjab Courts Act
  • Specific Relief Act
  • The Indian Evidence Act
  • The Indian Partnership Act
  • The Indian Contract Act
  • The East Punjab Urban Rent Restriction Act 


Civil Law – II (Paper II)

  • Muslim Law
  • Limitation and Registration Law
  • Customary Law
  • Hindu Law


Criminal Law (Paper III)

  • The Code of Criminal Procedure
  • The Indian Penal Code
  • The Indian Evidence Act


English (Paper IV)

  • Essay writing (1000-1100 words)
  • Comprehension
  • Correction of sentence
  • Precis writing
  • Making sentences with particular phrases and words


Language (Paper V)

  • Translations of Punjabi, which is given in the Gurumukhi script.
  • The only paper with total marks of 150.


Punjab Judiciary Interview/Viva Voce: Punjab Judicial Services PJS | Punjab Civil Judge | PPSC-J

The Viva Voice (Interview) is conducted for the candidates who secured the minimum 50% marks in all papers of the mains exam. The Punjab Judiciary interview is conducted for 100 marks.



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