PPSC Civil Judge Cum Judicial Magistrate Syllabus 2020 | PPSC Civil Judge Exam Pattern

Sruthi | Jun 10, 2020


Name of the PSC
Punjab Public Service Commission (PPSC)
Total No. of Vacancies
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Post Name
Civil Judge Cum Judicial Magistrate Jobs
Type of Job
Punjab Government Jobs
Job Location
Patiala, Punjab
Application Mode
Official Website

PPSC Civil Judge Exam Syllabus 2020

Job hunters should prepare all the topics of PPSC Civil Judge Exam Syllabus 2020 without fail before the test date. The best exam preparation for candidates helps to crack the job in Punjab Public Service Commission. Check the complete syllabus & selection process details in the following sections. Candidates can also visit PPSC Official website https://www.ppsc.gov.in/ to know more about the examination.

Punjab PSC Civil Judge cum Judicial Magistrate Selection Process

In general, the Punjab PSC Selection Procedure contains two rounds. So applicants of PPSC Civil Judge Recruitment must pass through these two rounds to get appointed as a Civil Judge cum Judicial Magistrate.

  • Preliminary Examination
  • Mains Examination
  • Interview

PPSC Judicial Magistrate Exam Pattern 2020

Contenders can view PPSC Civil Judge Test Pattern 2019 here. Below given question paper pattern describes the type of questions, syllabus topic names, subtopics and total marks of the examination. You can also know the marking scheme, weightage of subjects using a paper pattern.

Prelims Exam Pattern

Name of the SubjectsNo. of QuestionsTotal DurationTotal Marks
Main Subjects of Law125 Questions (4 marks for each question)2 hours500 Marks
Current Affairs

Indian Legal & Constitutional History and Governance



Mains Exam Pattern

PapersSubject NamesNumber of MarksTotal Marks
Paper  ICivil Law200950
Paper IICivil Law200
Paper IIICriminal Law200
Paper IVEnglish Language200
Paper VPunjabi Language200

Punjab PSC Civil Judge Syllabus Topics

Law Syllabus

  • International Law and Municipal Law
  • Subjects, State Territory, Air, Sea, and outer space
  • Nationality and Statelessness
  • Law in Changing Society
  • Contemporary Issues and Prospects
  • State Jurisdiction
  • United Nations
  • Company and Financial Market Regulation I
  • Law Relating to Prevention and Punishment for Corruption
  • Comparative Constitution

Current Affairs

  • Talkies
  • Education
  • Current Ministers & Governors
  • Abbreviations and Economic Terminologies
  • Banking
  • Obituary
  • Festivity
  • Summits & Conferences
  • Environment
  • Government Schemes
  • Science & Technology
  • Politics
  • Awards
  • Finance
  • Indian Financial System
  • Books & Authors
  • International Affairs
  • Capitals & Currencies
  • Business
  • Economy
  • Sports & General
  • Current Events


  • Mirror Images
  • Number Ranking
  • Blood Relations
  • Number Series
  • Test of Direction Sense
  • Inference
  • Analogy
  • Figure Matrix Questions
  • Grouping Identical Figures
  • NonVerbal Series
  • Arguments
  • Problem on Age Calculation
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Alphabet Series
  • Ven Diagram
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Decision Making


  • Problems on Trains
  • Odd Man Out
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound Interest
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Problems on Numbers
  • Mixtures and Allegations
  • Percentages
  • Races and Games
  • Profit and Loss
  • Pipes and Cisterns
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Numbers and Ages
  • Time and Work Partnership
  • Boats and Streams
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Time and Distance
  • Indices and Surds
  • Averages
  • Mensuration
  • Volumes
  • Simple Equations
  • Probability
  • Areas
  • Simplification and Approximation
  • Problems on L.C.M and H.C.F

General English

  • Active and Passive Voice
  • Spelling Test
  • Substitution
  • Sentence Improvement
  • Sentence Arrangement
  • Joining Sentences
  • Substitution
  • Error Correction (Underlined Part)
  • Completion
  • Para Completion
  • Synonyms
  • Antonyms
  • Prepositions
  • Error Correction
  • Passage Completion
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Spotting Errors
  • Transformation
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Sentence

Punjabi Language

  • Punjabi Literature
  • Language and dialect
  • Punjab Morphology
  • Origin of Punjabi language
  • Vocabulary
  • Punjabi Grammer
  • Modern trends
  • Passage Writing

Civil Law

  • Indian Contract Act, 1872
  • Specific Relief Act, 1963
  • Andhra Pradesh Buildings (Lease, Rent & Eviction) Control Act
  • Limitation Act, 1963
  • Indian Evidence Act,1872
  • 1960, and
  • Hindu Marriage Act, 1955
  • Transfer of Property Act 1882
  • Hindu Succession Act, 1956
  • Indian Easements Act 1882
  • A.P.Land Encroachment Act, 1905
  • Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
  • Civil Rules of Practice
  • Registration Act 1908, and the Indian Stamp Act 1899

Criminal Law

  • Indian Evidence Act, 1872
  • Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005
  • A.P. Excise Act, 1968
  • Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881
  • A.P.Gaming Act, 1974
  • Indian Penal Code, 1860
  • Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act
  • Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
  • Criminal Rules of Practice

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the Selection Process for PPSC Civil Judge Posts?

Ans: The Selection Process for PPSC Civil Judge posts with the written exam(prelims & mains exam) and written exam.

Q. What are the subjects included in the PPSC Civil Judge Prelims Exam?

Ans: The subjects included in the PPSC Civil Judge Prelims Exam are Main Subjects of Law, Current Affairs, Indian Legal & Constitutional History and Governance, Aptitude and Reasoning

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