Kerala High Court Judicial Service Prelims, Mains Exam Syllabus 2020 - HC of Kerala Munsiff Magistrate Exam Pattern

Sruthi | Jul 07, 2020


Name of the Board
Kerala High Court
Total Vacancies Available
55 Posts
CategoryExam Syllabus
Designation of Job
Munsiff Magistrate 
Type of Job Kerala Govt Jobs
Selection Process Prelims and Mains Exam
Job LocationKerala 
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Kerala High Court Judicial Service Syllabus 2020 PDF

Are you searching Kerala High Court Munsiff Magistrate Syllabus 2020? If yes, sit back and feel free as you are on the correct page. Here we have provided entire syllabus topics and exam pattern for prelims and mains exam. So, contenders who have done the application submission process for Kerala HC Judicial Service Exam Recruitment 2020 must refer to this article for written exam preparation plan.

Selection Process for Kerala HC Munsiff Magistrate Posts

The selection process for Kerala High Court Munsiff Magistrate posts based on a written exam.

  • Written Exam
    • Prelims Examination
    • Mains Examination

Kerala High Court Judicial Service Exam Pattern 2020

The Exam pattern of Munsiff Magistrate posts is clearly explained in this segment like subject names, how many questions, how many marks for each part and duration of a period for prelims and mains exam.

Prelims Exam Pattern

  • The prelims exam is of objective type screening exam
  • Each question carries 2 marks
  • For each wrong answer, one mark will be deducted
PartsNumber of QuestionsNumber of MarksDuration of Period
  • Part A
  • Part B
  • Part C

100 Questions

100 Marks

2 Hours 30 Minutes

Mains Exam Pattern

PapersNumber of QuestionsTime Duration
  • Paper I
  • Paper II
  • Paper III
  • Paper IV
  • 100
  • 100
  • 100
  • 100

3 Hours

High Court of Kerala Judicial Service Exam Syllabus

Prelims Exam

Part A

  • Indian Contract Act
  • Specific Relief Act
  • Code of Civil Procedure
  • Transfer of Property Act
  • Kerala Building (Lease and Rent Control) Act.
  • Negotiable Instruments Act

Part B

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

Part C

  • Constitution of Indio
  • Legal G.K
  • Reasoning Ability & Mental Ability

Mains Exam

Paper I

  • Translation of Malayalam Depositional
  • Precis writing.
  • English Grammar
  • General Essays
  • Documents to English and vice-versa

Paper II

Part A

  • Hindu Succession Act
  • Dissolution of Muslim ManiageAct
  • Indian Succession Act – Parts Y VI &X
  • Easements Act
  • Indian Contract Act
  • Kerala Building (Lease and Rent Control) Act
  • Specific Relief Act
  • Transfer of Property Act
  • Limitation Act

Part B

  • Kerala Municipality Act -Ch.IX, X, XXIV & XXV
  • Registration Act
  • Negotiable Instruments Act (except Ch. XVII)
  • Kerala Court Fees and Suits Valuation Act
  • Stamp Act Kerala
  • Kerala State Legal Services Authorities Act
  • The Kerala Panchayath Raj Act -Ch. X, XI, XXIA & XXIII

Part III

Part A

  • Negotiable Instruments Act -Ch. XVII
  • Indian Penal Code
  • Abkari Act
  • Indian Evidence Act
  • The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act

Part B

  • Probation of Offenders Act
  • Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act
  • N.D.P.S. Act (provisions relating to bail and trial by Magistrates)
  • Forest Act
  • Kerala Police Act

Paper IV

Part A

  • Code of Civil Procedure
  • Civil Rules of Practice
  • Kerala Civil Coutts Act
  • Order in Interlocutory Application/ Framing of issues/Judgment writing (Civil)

Part B

  • The framing of charges/ Order in Criminal Miscellaneous Petitions/ Judgment writing (Criminal)
  • Criminal Rules of Practice
  • Code of Criminal Procedure

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Frequently Asked Questions

Q. How Many Marks for Kerala HC Munsiff Magistrate Prelims Exam 2020?

Ans: 100 Marks for Kerala HC Munsiff Magistrate Prelims Exam 2020

Q. What is the Selection Process for Kerala High Court Judicial Service Posts?

Ans: The selection process for Kerala High Court Judicial Service posts will be made based on prelims exam and mains exam.

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