Every year examinations are conducted to select the candidates for Delhi Judicial Services, there are some parameters to be eligible for Delhi Judicial Services Examinations, Such as:
A candidate shall be eligible to appear in the examination if he /she is
- A Citizen of India;
- A person practicing as an Advocate in India or a person qualified to be admitted as an Advocate under the Advocates Act, 1961; and
- Legal Analyst: works for corporate firms or law firms and analyses law pertaining to sphere of the company.
- Not more than 32 years of age as on the 1st day of January following the date of commencement of the examination
Delhi Judicial Services - Pay Scale
Pay Scale: Rs.27,700 - 44,700
Delhi Judicial Services - Exam Pattern
The Delhi Judicial Services Exam held in three stages: -
- Stage I - Preliminary Exam (Objective Exam)
- Stage II - Mains Exam (Written)
- Stage III - Viva Voice (Interview)
Delhi Judicial Services - Syllabus for Preliminary Examination
Preliminary Examination is a screening test consists of a single paper of MCQ carrying a maximum of 200 marks. Preliminary Exam includes questions based on the following subjects -
- General knowledge
- Constitution of India
- Code of Civil Procedure & Criminal Procedure
- Indian Penal Code
- Contract & Partnership Act
- Principles Governing Arbitration Law
- Specific Relied and Limitation Act
- Evidence Act
In preliminary exam qualifying marks for the general category is 60% and 55% for Reserved Category.
Delhi Judicial Services - Syllabus for Mains Examination
|1||General Knowledge and Language||250|
Section - I
|1||General Knowledge||Current Affairs||100|
|2||Language||Essay, Translation and Precis writing||150|
General Knowledge and Language - This paper will check how well knowledge of current affairs you have?
Language - This is to evaluate your English language skills and expressiveness. It also consists of negative marketing.
Section - II
Civil Law I - This exam consists of a question that is based on the Indian Contract Act, Indian Sales of Goods Act, Indian Partnership Act, Hindu Law, Mohammadan Law, Delhi Rent Control Act and Law of Torts.
Section - III
Civil Law II - This exam consists question based on the Civil Procedure Code, Law of Evidence, Law of Limitation & Law of Registration.
Section - IV
Criminal Law -This exam consists of a question based on the Indian Penal Code & Indian Evidence Act.
Delhi Judicial Services - Viva Voice (Interview)
Viva Voice is an Interview round carrying 150 marks. Those candidates are eligible for Viva-voice who obtains 40% marks in each written paper and 50% marks in aggregate except reserved category candidates i.e. Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Physically Handicapped (Blind/Low Vision). For those candidates qualifying marks will be 35% in each written paper and 45% marks in aggregate. Aggregate marks obtained by you in both viva and written exams will decide your position.