MAHARASHTRA JUDICIAL SERVICES EXAMINATION

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

LL.M. Degree (in case of new law graduate) or 3 years’ experience (practising advocate) & Marathi

MEDIUM OF EXAM

English & Hindi

AGE

35 Years (General); 38 Years (Reserved)

EXAM PATTERN

PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION MODE OF EXAM: ONLINE
QUESTIONS Marks NEGATIVE MARKING SUBJECTS
100 *1 100 0.25
  • The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
  • The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
  • The Constitution of India
  • The Indian Contract Act, 1872
  • The Indian Evidence Act, 1872
  • The Indian Partnership Act, 1932
  • The Indian Penal Code
  • The Limitation Act, 1963
  • The Maharashtra Rent Control Act, 1999
  • The Sale of Goods Act, 1930
  • The Specific Relief Act, 1963
  • The Transfer of Property Act, 1882
NOTE: Ten times the candidates from total number of posts will be called for the Mains Examination as per the merit.
MAINS EXAMINATION
PAPER I PAPER II
100 Marks 100 Marks
  • The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
  • The Indian Contract Act, 1872
  • The Indian Partnership Act, 1932
  • The Sale of Goods Act, 1930
  • The Specific Relief Act, 1963
  • The Transfer of Property Act, 1882
  • Essay on Current Affairs and General Knowledge
  • The Civil Rights Protection Act, 1955
  • The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
  • The Indian Evidence Act, 1872
  • The Indian Penal Code
  • The Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989
NOTE: Minimum marks required – 50% (General); 45% (Reserved).
VIVA-VOCE
50 Marks
NOTE: Minimum marks required – 40%