The selection/recruitment process of Madhya Pradesh Higher Judicial Service (Entry Level) Direct Recruitment from Bar Examination shall be completed in following three stages. Here you will find the detailed examination pattern and syllabus of M.P H.J.S (Entry Level) Direct Recruitment from Bar Exam.
A. Preliminary/Screening Exam
Question paper for Online Preliminary Examination shall have a weight-age of 150 marks, having 150 multiple choice objective type questions to be solved within a period of Two hours (120 Minutes). Below is the pattern and syllabus of M.P H.J.S (Entry Level) preliminary test.
|1.||I.P.C., Cr.P.C. & Evidence Act||30||30|
|2.||C.P.C.,T.P. Act & Contract Act||20||20|
|3.||Constitution of India||10||10|
|4.||Specific Relief Act||05||05|
|7.||Negotiable Instrument Act||03||03|
|8.||M.P. Land Revenue Code||05||05|
|9.||M.P. Accommodation Control Act||05||05|
|10.||Hindu Marriage Act, Hindu. Succession Act & Hindu Adoption & Maintenance Act only)||07||07|
|11.||SC & ST (Prev. Of Atrocity) Act||03||03|
|12.||Motor Vehicle Act (Chapter X, XI & XII only)||03||03|
|13.||Court Fees Act, Indian Registration Act & Indian Stamp Act)||07||07|
|15.||Basic of computer||10||10|
|16.||English (upto 8th Standard)||10||10|
|17.||Law Lexicon & Maxims||05||05|
Out of above there shall, also, be some questions based on leading/latest Supreme Court Decisions and F.B. Decisions of High Court of Madhya Pradesh.
B. Main Written Exam
The Main Written Examination shall be held on two shifts. There shall be Four Descriptive Question papers. Each paper shall be of three hours duration and shall carry 100 Marks each.
Civil Laws & Procedure
|1.||Constitution of India||22|
|2.||Civil Procedure Code,1908||22|
|3.||Transfer of Property Act,1882||16|
|4.||Indian Contract Act, 1872||16|
|5.||Specific Relief Act,1963 (Chapter I,II & VI to VIII)||08|
|6.||Limitation Act,1963 (Part II & III)||08|
|7.||Hindu Marriage Act, 1955 (Sections – 5, 9, 10, 13A, 13B, 24 to 27)||08|
Writing Skill and Current legal knowledge
|1.||Article on Legal Topic (in Hindi)||20|
|2.||Summary Writing (in English) (For Summary Writing, a matter like copy of Plaint, Written Statement or Charge Sheet / Complaint may be given and the candidate shall be asked to summarize it into 1/3rd of the matter given.||20|
|3.||Knowledge of Current Leading Cases (Leading/Latest Supreme Court Decisions and Full Bench Decisions of M.P.High Court since last five years.)||30|
From Hindi to English (15)
From English to Hindi (15)
Criminal Laws & Procedure
|1.||Indian Penal Code,1860||24|
|2.||Criminal Procedure Code,1973||24|
|4.||Negotiable Instrument Act,1881 (Sections – 138 to 147)||14|
|5.||S.C. & S.T. (Prevention of Atrocity) Act,1989 (Sections – 2 to 8, 14 and 18)||14|
Judgment Writing etc.
|text||Settlement of Issues||10|
|text||Framing of Charges||10|
|text||Judgment Writing (Civil)||40|
|text||Judgment Writing (Criminal)||40|
After Valuation of Main Examination, the Result shall be prepared and declared to proceed the canidates furter for Interview. Result shall be prepared Roll No.-Wise & Merit-cum-Categories-wise. Candidates securing minimum marks, mentioned above, for concerned categories, shall be called for Interview in the ratio of maximum 1:3.