The Madhya Pradesh Judiciary Exam is conducted annually by the Madhya Pradesh High Court to employ appropriate candidates for the post of Civil Judge Grade II or Judicial Magistrate Second Class. The MP Judiciary notification has been released on the official website of the Madhya Pradesh High Court -

Latest News for MP Judiciary 2020

Application Dates

Candidates willing to apply for MP Judicial Services Exam can fill the forms only through online mode. The MP Judiciary Application Form 2020 can be filled until 05th November 2020 from the official website. Also, candidates must ensure they go through the detailed eligibility criteria and then apply. 

Mock Test Series Schedule

The exam conducting authority will be conducting the mock tests for better exam preparation and to analyse preparation levels. Attempt these free MP Judiciary Mock Tests and enhance your preparation for prelims and mains exams. 

New Question Papers Released

New question papers have been released for prelims and mains exam preparation. These question papers have been published by the exam conducting authorities. Solve these Judiciary Exam Question Papers for scoring more marks and cracking the exam in one attempt. 

  • The MP Judiciary 2020 Notification has been released on Madhya Pradesh High Court's official website - 
  • Aspirants who have completed their LLB curse can apply for the MP High Court Civil Judge post from September to November 2020 in online mode.
  • This year, a total of 252 MP Judiciary Vacancy have been released for Madhya Pradesh Civil Judge (Lower Division) post. 

MP Judicial Services Notification 2020

The Madhya Pradesh Judiciary Notification is an official document released by the exam officials to inform aspirants about the recruitment in detail. Before proceeding with the application process, it is important for all to read the notification to know instructions and information regarding the exam. The MP Judiciary 2020 Notification has been released on 5th September 2020. 

Read MP Judiciary 2020 Notification PDF

Madhya Pradesh Judiciary Recruitment 2020

Job Location Madhya Pradesh
Job Type  State Government Job
Name of Recruitment  Upcoming MP Civil Judge Recruitment 2020
Name of Organization Madhya Pradesh High Court
Number of Vacancies  252
Notification Released on September 05, 2020
Application Mode Online
Official Website

MP Judiciary Syllabus

MP Judiciary Syllabus

Madhya Pradesh Judicial Services Exam Dates 2020 (Expected)

The following table gives information about the complete exam dates of MP Judiciary exam 2020. Check the complete schedule and apply for various Upcoming Judiciary ExamsThis post takes you through crucial information about exam dates, the application process, selection process, and other related information.

MP Judicial Services Exam Notification September 05, 2020
Starting Date of Online Application September 22, 2020 (12:00 pm onwards)
Last Date of Online Application November 05, 2020 (till 11:55 pm )
Last date to submit corrected forms November 12, 2020 (till 11:55 pm)
MP Judicial Services Examination Prelims To be Notified
Mains Exam date To be Notified

MP Civil Judge Salary Details (Class II)

The MP Judicial Services Salary of a Civil Judge Class II at Madhya Pradesh High court ranges between Rs. 27,700 – Rs. 44,770/ - Per Month. Aside from this PCS J Salary. the in-hand salary also incorporates various perks and remittances like:

  • Dearness allowance
  • HRA
  • Travel Allowances
  • Rent Allowance

Madhya Pradesh Judicial Services Eligibility Criteria 2020 

The following is the eligibility criteria for the MP higher judiciary exam 2020

  • Educational Qualifications: Candidates who have finished their LLB degree of 3 or 5 years duration from a Government and Bar Council recognized University will be eligible for the MP civil judge exam.
  • Age Details: As per the MP Judiciary Exam Eligibility, the lower age cut-off to apply for MPHC Civil Judge Recruitment is 21 Years while the upper age limit is 35 years according to the MP Judiciary Notification 2020.
  • General Requirements: The candidate should be a citizen Of India in sound wellbeing, with a decent moral character and should not be connected to or have a history with any criminal case that involves moral descent. 

MP Judicial Services Vacancy Details 2020

Check out the detailed vacancies for each category of MP Judiciary Exam 2020. 

Category No. of New Vacancies Backlog
Unreserved 96 6
Scheduled Caste 31 2
OBC 27 2
Scheduled Tribe 38 2
Physically Handicapped - 48
Total 192 60

MP Judicial Services Application Form 2020 

Candidates must follow the following steps in order to register for the MP Civil Judge Exam 2020 Online. The MP Judiciary Application Form 2020 can be filled only through online mode.

  • Visit the official website of the MP Public Service Commission
  • On the homepage, click on the link "Recruitment/Result"
  • Now, click on "Click Here for Application Form/Admit Card" followed by clicking on the link "Application-Click Here"
  • Enter all the important details, such as name, date of birth, address, educational qualifications etc.
  • Upload scanned passport-sized photograph along with a signature in the format and size asked.
  • After uploading click on the submit button to proceed with the final process
  • Review the application form and check if all details are entered correctly

Application Fee

  • The MP Civil Judge Exam application fee for the Unreserved/Madhya Pradesh residents: INR 722.16 + 400 (GST)= INR 1122.16. 
  • Application fee for reserved categories: INR 722.16
  • It is to be paid online while completing the application form for the MP Judiciary Exam 2020.

MP Judicial Services Exam Pattern 2020

The MP Judiciary Exam includes three stages i.e., Prelims, Mains, and Viva-Voce.

The Online Preliminary Examination for MP Civil Judge is for two hours, with 150 multiple choice questions of one mark each. The breakup for the Judiciary Exam Pattern for Prelims Exam is given below.

  • Constitution of India – 10 questions
  • Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 – 15 questions
  • Transfer of Property Act, 1882 – 7 questions
  • Indian Contract Act, 1872 – 8 questions
  • Specific Relief Act, 1963 – 6 questions
  • Limitation Act, 1963 – 4 questions
  • MP Accommodation Control Act, 1961 – 5 questions
  • MP Land Revenue Code, 1959 – 5 questions
  • Indian Evidence Act, 1872 – 15 questions
  • Indian Penal Code, 1861 – 15 questions
  • Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 – 15 questions
  • Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881 – 5 questions
  • General Knowledge – 20 questions
  • Computer Knowledge – 10 questions
  • English Knowledge – 10 questions

Syllabus for the Main Written Exam – Madhya Pradesh Judicial Services Exam 2020

The Main Examination comprises of four Question Papers each paper accounting for 100 marks which implies a total of 400 marks. The exam duration for all the four papers is of 3 hours. Go through the MP Judiciary Exam Syllabus as explained below:

First Question Paper: (Marks – 100)

  • Constitution of India
  • Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
  • Transfer of Property Act, 1882
  • Indian Contract Act, 1872
  • Specific Reliefs Act, 1963 (I, II and VI to VIII)
  • Limitation Act, 1963 (Parts II & III)

MP Judiciary Online Coaching

MP Judiciary Online Coaching

Second Question Paper: (Marks – 100)

  • Writing on Social Issue- 30 marks
  • Writing on Legal Issue- 20 marks
  • Precis Writing- 20 marks
  • Translation (Hindi to English)- 15 marks
  • Translation (English to Hindi)- 15 marks

Third Question Paper: (Marks – 100)

  • MP Accommodation Control Act, 1961
  • MP Land Revenue Code, 1959
  • Indian Evidence Act, 1872
  • Indian Penal Code, 1860
  • Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
  • Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881

Fourth Question Paper: (Marks – 100)

  • Framing of Issues- 10 marks
  • Framing of Charges- 10 marks
  • Judgment / Order (Civil) Writing- 40 marks (Civil Judge II Class level)
  • Judgment / Order (Criminal) Writing- 40 marks (Judicial Magistrate First Class Level)

MP Judicial Services Selection Process 2020

The selection of contenders for the MP Civil Judge Recruitment vacancies is conducted through the following process. Candidates who manage to secure the minimum marks in individual stages will be qualified for MP High Court Civil Judge Recruitment Process. Follow expert suggested Judiciary Preparation Tips and crack the exam easily with a high score.

Preliminary Examination - This is the main phase of MP Judiciary Recruitment, wherein, candidates will be shortlisted dependent on their performance in the online test. This test incorporates 150 multiple-choice questions (MCQs) accounting for 150 marks. Candidates scoring above the cut off will be qualified for the Mains test. 

Mains Examination - This is the second phase of the selection procedure which is a descriptive method of testing candidates. This stage incorporates 4 sections accounting for 400 marks. The marks scored by applicants in these sections will be considered for the Interview round. 

Viva-Voce or Interview - This stage tests applicant's general knowledge, standards of law, and appropriateness of being recruited for the post. The last round will be of viva-voce which incorporates a series of questions that the interviewer will ask the candidates. The viva-voce round accounts for a maximum of 50 marks. Just the marks from the mains examination and the viva-voce will be utilized for arriving at the final rankings. 

MP Judiciary Exam Day Instructions 2020

In the view of the current situation across the world, the MP High Court Civil Judge Exam conducting authority has released certain instructions as listed below:

  • Candidates must fill the declaration form stating he/she is not Corona Positive as per his/her knowledge, this fact may be verified by the staff with the help of the Arogya Setu App installed and an active mode in the mobile phone of candidates.
  • During the entry to and exit from the examination hall, candidates are advised to do so in a staggered manner to maintain social distancing norms.
  • Candidates & staff must reach the `examination centre well ahead of time to ensure staggered movement and smooth entry to avoid overcrowding.
  • Candidates must use face mask/cover and carry their own hand sanitizer. The use of gloves is optional.
  • Candidates are required to bring their own writing stationery and avoid sharing the same with other candidates.
  • Candidates are required to carry their Admission Cards to the Examination hall.
  • Candidates need to strictly follow all the safety instructions at the examination centre.
  • Candidates who do not obey the above instructions will result in the rejection of candidature.

MP Judicial Services Admit Card 2020 

  • After the documents and the details submitted in the application are approved, the MP Civil Judge recruitment 2020 Board will discharge the admit card on the official site for all the qualified applicants. 
  • The candidates can go to the website and download the admit card released for MP high court civil judge exam through its official site. 
  • Usually, admit cards for MP Judicial Services Exam are released fourteen days before the assessment date. 
  • Applicants must fill in all the obligatory accreditations and afterwards proceed to download the admit card. 
  • After applicants download their admit card, they should take the printout and hold it until the day of the test. It must be then taken for assessment to approve the candidate's identity. 

MP Judiciary Exam Result 2020 

  • MP Civil Judge Exam 2020 Notification will be declared soon for the MP Judiciary 2020 exam soon on MP High Court's official site. 
  • When the MP Judiciary Notification 2020 is declared, applicants will be able to download a PDF of their MP High Court Higher Judicial Service Result 2020.
  • The MP Civil Judge Exam Notification Results PDF incorporates different details like the applicant's name, register number, and the category. 
  • Simply enter your registeration number to check and download the Judiciary Madhya Pradesh Result PDF 2020.

MP Judiciary Cut Off 2020

Based on the cut off marks, candidates are shortlisted for the next stage of the selection process. For each stage, there are separate cut off marks released. The MP Judiciary Cut Off marks are decided by the exam conducting authority which is based on various factors. As the exam is scheduled in November, here is the previous year cut off marks tabulated for both prelims and mains. 

MPHC Civil Judge 2019 Prelims Cut Off Marks

Category Cut Off Marks
Unreserved 118
OBC 113
SC 94
ST 82

MPHC Civil Judge 2019 Cut Off Marks in Mains Exam (for appearing in the interview)

Category Cut Off Marks
Unreserved 211.5
OBC 200.5
SC 181
ST 180.5


Is Civil Judge exam for MP tough?

The exam has been of medium difficulty level over the past years. The level of the examination (both Prelims and Mains) shall vary this year.

When will the MP Judiciary Exam Notification be released?

MP Judiciary Notification 2020 has been released in September 2020 and tentatively, it should be held in December 2020.

What is MP Civil Judge Salary?

The salary offered to a person recruited as a Civil Judge ranges between INR 27,000- 44,770. There are many added perks and remittances associated with the post.

What is the selection process for MP Judiciary Civil Judge Recruitment?

The recruitment to the post of Civil Judge (Lower Division) is a three-step process wherein the candidates have to undergo a Prelims Exam, Mains Exam and Interview.

What is the Qualification for Civil Judge in MP?

Candidates who have finished their LLB degree of 3 or 5 years duration from a Government and Bar Council recognized University will be eligible for the MP civil judge exam