Syllabus

Gujarat Judicial Services

  • Phase 1 - Prelims examination is of objective type.
  • Phase 2 - Mains examination is of written type.
  • Phase 3 – Interview

Negative marking of 0.33 will be deducted for the wrongly attempted questions in the prelims examination.

PHASE 1 – PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION

You will face the preliminary exam first which is an objective test of 200 Marks, the duration whereof will be 2 Hours. The question will be based on following parts:

Part – A
  • The Indian Penal Code,1860
  • The Code of Criminal Procedure,1973
  • The Indian Evidence Act,1872
  • The Gujarat Prohibition Act,1949(Old Bombay Prohibition Act)
  • The Negotiable Instruments Act,1881(Only chapter XVII)
Part – B
  • The code of Civil Procedure,1908
  • The Limitation Act,1963
  • The Indian Contract Act,1872
  • The Constitution of India – {Part-III – Fundamental Rights (Articles 12 to 35A)& Part – IVA-Fundamental Duties}
Part – C
  • General Knowledge
  • English Language
  • Test of Reasoning
  • Numerical and Mental Ability and Basics of Computer Applications.

NOTE: The language of 75 Questions in the Preliminary Examination will be in English, whereas the remaining 25 Questions will be in Gujarati.

PHASE 2 – MAINS EXAMINATION

The exam is conducted under the three papers;

PAPER I – CRIMINAL PAPER (75 marks)

You will be asked question based on the Following:

  • The Indian Penal Code,1860
  • The Code of Criminal Procedure,1973
  • The Indian Evidence Act,1872
  • The Probation of Offenders’Act,1958
  • The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children)Act,2015
  • The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act,2005
  • The Gujarat Prevention of Gambling Act,1887
  • The Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act,1956
  • Pre-conception and Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Prohibition of Sex Selection)Act,1994
  • The Negotiable Instruments Act,1881(Only Ch.XVII)
  • The Registration of Births and Deaths Act,1969
PAPER II – CIVIL PAPER (75M)

You will be asked question based on the Following:

  • The code of Civil Procedure,1908
  • The Limitation Act,1963
  • The Indian Contract Act,1872
  • The Indian Partnership Act,1932
  • The Specific Relief Act,1963
  • The Gujarat Court Fees Act,2004
PAPER III – LANGUAGE (50M)
  • Gujarati Language

NOTE: Minimum marks are 40% in each written paper and aggregate of 50% to qualify interview. Relaxation of 5% has been made for SC/ST/PWD.

PHASE 3 – INTERVIEW

Interview will carry 50 Marks