Bihar BPSC Civil Judge Recruitment 2020 Apply Online Form (Date Extended)

BPSC Civil Judge Recruitment

Bihar BPSC Civil Judge Recruitment 2020 Online Form Extended to 05-05-2020

Post date: 10 March 2020; Post Update: 28 May 20

BPSC Bihar Judicial Service Exam 2020: Bihar Public Service Commission has released the official notification PDF for the 31st Bihar Judicial Services Exam at for the recruitment of 221 vacancies to the post of Civil Judge. The online application process for the 31st Bihar Judicial Service Competitive Exam begins on 5 May 2020 and has been extended till 15 June 2020. Interested and eligible candidates can apply online on the direct link provided below. But first, have a look at the complete details of the BPSC Judicial Services Notification such as Application process, Exam Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Cut off Marks and Result details.

UpdatesJobs Announced
Vacancy Updated on10 Mar 2020
Total Vacancies221
Notification No.04/2020
Last Date to Apply28/03/2020 Extended to 15-06-2020
Notification Published on09/03/2020
Important Dates
Start of Online Registration & Application5 May 2020
Last date of online registration3 June 2020
Last Date of paying Application Fees6 June 2020
Last Date of Application Process15 June 2020
Issue of admit cardJune 2020
Bihar Judicial Service Prelims Exam DateJuly 2020
Bihar Judicial Service Mains Exam DateSeptember 2020

Note: The official exam dates will be revealed soon at

Application Fees

For General/OBC/EWS/Other State Candidates₹600/-
For SC/ST candidates₹150/-
For PH/Female Candidates₹150/-
Payment ModeOnline Mode

BPSC Civil Judge Recruitment 2020 Eligibility Criteria & Vacancies Details

You can find here the complete eligibility criteria to apply for BPSC Civil Judge Recruitment 2020. The age limit, minimum qualification, number of vacancies and pay scale for Bihar Judicial Service Examination 2020 is given below.

Post NameVacanciesQualificationAge Limit
31st Bihar Judicial Services Competitive Exam 2020221Bachelor degree in Law (LLB)22-35 years for Male and 22-40 years for Female as on 1st Aug 2019

BPSC Civil Judge Recruitment 2020 Important Links

You can find here all important links to apply for BPSC Civil Judge Recruitment 2020. We advise to the candidates that you must read the official notification before filing application form for Bihar Judicial Service Examination 2020.

Bihar Judicial Service Exam Pattern 2020

BPSC Judicial Service Prelims Exam Pattern

Paper 1General Studies100 marks
Paper 2Law150 marks

BPSC Judicial Service Mains Exam Pattern:

SubjectsTotal Marks
General Knowledge including current affairs150
Elementary General Science100
General Hindi100
General English100
Law of Evidence and Procedure150

Note: General Hindi and General English papers are qualifying in nature. Candidates need to obtain minimum 30 marks in these papers to qualify the Mains exam. The marks of these two papers will not be counted for the final merit list.

For Mains Exam, candidates need to choose 3 subjects out of the following five optional subjects:

– Constitution and Administrative Law of India

– Hindu Law and Muhammadan Law

– Law of Transfer of Property and Principle of Equity, Law of Trust and Specific Relief

– Law of Contract and Torts

– Commercial Law

BPSC Judicial Service Interview 2020

Candidates who qualify the Mains Exam will be called for personal interview round, which carries 100 marks. Candidates need to score minimum 35% marks in the interview to make it to the Merit List.

BPSC Judicial Service Syllabus 2020

BPSC Judicial Service Prelims Syllabus
General Knowledge including current affairs

Elementary General Science

Law of Evidence and Procedure

Constitutional and Administrative Law of India 

Hindu Law and Muhammadan Law

Law of Transfer of Property

Principles of Equity

Law of Trusts and Specific Relief

Law of Contracts and Torts

Commercial Law

BPSC Judicial Service Mains Syllabus
General EnglishIt tests candidates’ understanding of English Language and his or her ability to write in English. In this section, questions asked are an unseen passage for summary or précis writing, letter writing and others.
General knowledgeIndian History, Culture, Geography, Polity, Current events, Currencies & Capitals & static GK
Elementary General ScienceIt tests matters of everyday observation and experience in scientific aspects
Law of Evidence and ProcedureIndian Evidence Act (1872)

Civil Procedure Code (1908)

Arbitration and Conciliation Act of 1996

Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973

Provincial Small Cause Courts Act

Constitutional and Administrative Law of IndiaConstitution of India – Article 1 to 395 and Schedules

Administrative Law of India and Delegated Legislation

Control of Delegated Legislation – Judicial &Legislative

Fair Hearing; Rules of Natural Justice; Rules Against Bias; Audi Alteram Partem

Tribunals and Quasi-Judicial Authorities; Judicial Control over them

Regulatory Authorities

Judicial Review of Administrative Action

Writ Jurisdiction and Statutory Judicial Remedies, Scope, Extent & Distinction

Public Interest Litigation

Tortuous Liability of State and Compensation

Promissory Estoppel, Legitimate Expectation & Doctrine of Proportionality

Government Contracts


Law of Contracts and TortsIndian Contract Act

General Principles of Liabilities

Remedies, Nuisance

False Imprisonment

Injuries to Domestic and Contractual Relations

Wrongful Dismissal


The Rule in Rylands Yrs. Fletcher Deceit


Malicious Prosecution

Commercial Law


Sale of Goods, Negotiable Instruments, Company Law and Partnership

BPSC Judicial Service Result 2020

The result for BPSC Judicial Service Exam will be declared in a step-by-step process. First of all, the result of Pre Exam will be declared on the official website of BPSC. Then, after the commencement of the Main Exam, the result will be declared on the website of BPSC. The final result will be declared after the final interview round. Therefore, candidates need to stay updated and visit the official website of BPSC on a regular basis to get timely information.

BPSC Judicial Service Cut Off 2020 – Minimum Qualifying Marks

Have a look at the minimum qualifying marks for Bihar Judicial Service Prelims and Mains exam below:

Minimum Qualifying Marks for BPSC Judicial Services Prelims Exam:

GEN/Reserved Category: 45%

SC/ST/OBC/PwD/Unreserved: 40%

Minimum Qualifying Marks for BPSC Judicial Services Mains Exam: Female candidates, PwD candidates and Reserved category candidates need to obtain 5% less marks in comparison to General and Unreserved category candidates.

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