Maharashtra Judiciary 2022: Mains Exam Date, Online Forms

Maharashtra Judiciary 2022: Mains Exam Date, Online Forms

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Apr 29, 2022
Maharashtra Judiciary Exam 2022 - exam date, mains online application, eligibility criteria, vacancies, selection process, pattern, syllabus, preparation tips, books, result, cutoff, and more
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MPSC has released the MPSC Judiciary Mains exam dates 2022 along with the application form. The application is invited from the candidates who had cleared the prelims exam in March 2022. Candidates must fill out the forms to appear for the mains otherwise their candidature will be rejected by the commission.

Maharashtra Public Service Commission (MPSC) conducts the Maharashtra Judiciary exam to appoint suitable candidates for various posts of the civil judge at district courts across the state. Eligible candidates can apply for the post of civil judge. Candidates who wish to apply for the post must need to know all the important details related to MPSC Civil Judge or Maharashtra Judiciary Exam.

Important Dates
MPSC Judiciary Mains Application Form 2022:  -May 30, 2022- Jun 13, 2022

Maharashtra Judiciary Exam 2022

MPSC Judiciary Mains application forms 2022 are available from May 30, to June 13, 2022. The link to fill out the application is provided below to help the candidates in their application process. Follow the link for hassle-free MPSC Judiciary Main Online Application 2022.

Maharashtra Judiciary Mains Application Form 2022

MPSC Judiciary Final answer key out for Prelims! Maharashtra High Court released the final answer key for the Maharashtra Civil Judge exam on 28 April 2022. The link to download the answer key is given below here. 

Download MPSC Judiciary Answer Key 2022- Final Answer Key

Earlier, MPSC had released the MPSC Civil Judge's first answer key on 15 March 2022,

Download MPSC Judiciary Answer Key 2022 - First Answer Key

MPSC has declared the MPSC Civil Judge Mains Result on its website. The candidates who had appeared for the MPSC Judiciary Mains exam can download the result by clicking on the link that is mentioned in this post. The MPSC Judiciary Result PDF contains the list of qualified candidates. Through this recruitment, 73 vacancies will be filled up for the Civil Judge post. 

Download MPSC Judiciary Result PDF 2022: Click Here

Download MPSC Judiciary Result Notice

MPSC Judiciary applications are now extended till January 17, 2022, as per the new notice published on the official website. Candidates must check the given link to apply online for the MPSC Judiciary exam 2022.

MPSC Judiciary Apply Online 2022  

Here we will discuss all the details related to Maharashtra Judiciary Exam which are helpful for the candidates preparing for MPSC civil judge. MPSC conducts the recruitment process for the post of Judge for which it conducts exams for MPSC Civil Judge, JMFC – Judicial Magistrate First Class, or CJJD – Civil Judge Junior Division. Check out the article below to know more about Maharashtra Judiciary.

The Civil Judge exam has two tiers of written exam, followed the interview. The prelims exam is conducted to select the serious candidates for the main exam. The prelims exam has objective papers whereas the main exam has two descriptive papers. Check the detailed exam pattern below.

Maharashtra Judiciary Mains Exam Dates 2022

Candidates who wish to apply for Maharashtra Judiciary should know all the important dates related to the examination which are listed below:

Maharashtra Judiciary Exam Date 2022

Events

Date

Maharashtra Judiciary Notification

To be notified

Maharashtra Judiciary Application form available

To be notified

Last date to fill MPSC Civil Judge form

To be notified

MPSC Civil Judge Exam Date

  • Prelims: August 07, 2022
  • Mains: November 02, 2022

MPSC Civil result

To be notified

Maharashtra Judiciary Important Dates 2021

Events

Date

Maharashtra Judiciary Notification

December 24, 2021

Maharashtra Judiciary Application form available

December 24, 2021

Last date to fill MPSC Civil Judge form

January 17, 2022

MPSC Civil Judge Mains Application Form

May 30, 2022

MPSC Judiciary Mains Application Last Date

June 13, 2022

MPSC Civil Judge Exam Date

  • Prelims: March 12, 2022
  • Mains: July 02, 2022

MPSC Civil result

To be notified

MPSC Civil Judge Application Form

Candidates who wish to apply for Maharashtra can proceed to fill out the MPSC Civil Judge application form for which they need to follow the given instructions:

  • Visit the official website of MPSC. 
  • If the application form has been released, then there will be an announcement or notification on the home page with the link to apply. 
  • Click on the link.
  • The application form registration window will be available on the screen.
  • Register yourself with contact details (phone number and mailing address)
  • Once registered, you need to log in and proceed to fill out the application form with all your personal information, education details, and other information available. 
  • Upload all the necessary documents and proceed with the payment process.
  • Once payment has been made and confirmed, download the application form for future reference. 

Maharashtra Judiciary Application Fee 2022

The application fee for MPSC Civil Judge is given below:

Category

Application Fee

General

394

Other

294

What is Maharashtra Judiciary Exam 2022?

Maharashtra Judiciary is a 3 step recruitment process conducted by the Maharashtra Public Service Commission to appoint suitable candidates for the post of civil judge in various district courts across the state. Any candidates who wish to apply for it must have an educational background in law or relevant practice of a minimum of 3 years then they can apply for the post. 

The entrance test consists of 2 exams which are

  • Preliminary (Objective),
  • Mains (Descriptive Test), and
  • Interview process.

Every year the Bombay High Court releases openings for which the MPSC conducts the recruitment process.

Maharashtra Judiciary Eligibility Criteria

Candidates who wish to apply for MPSC Civil Judge should first check their eligibility and after confirming their eligibility they can proceed to fill out the MPSC Civil Judge Application form. Maharashtra Judiciary Eligibility criteria vary according to the candidates’ qualifications i.e. will be different for law attorneys and different for law graduates. Eligibility Criteria for MPSC Civil Judge is given below:

Law Attorneys:

  • For the law Attorneys who wished to apply for the MPSC Civil Judge exam, the age limits are 29-25 years which means candidates should be of minimum 29 years and the maximum age should be 35 years. 
  • Candidates should have a legal practice of a minimum of 3 years as a lawyer, Attorney, or Advocate in the Mumbai High Court or in a subordinate district court. 
  • It is mandatory for the candidates to know the Marathi language with any supporting documents like certificates to support this. Candidates should also be able to translate Marathi to English and vice versa. 

Law Graduates:

  • Law graduates who wished to apply for Maharashtra Judiciary must be within the age limit of 25-29 years of age. 
  • Candidates should have secured a minimum of 55% in their qualifying examination or should have passed a PG degree in law with a minimum of 55% marks.
  • Candidates should be able to read and understand the Marathi language and also be able to translate English to Marathi and vice versa. 

Eligibility for the post of Service Staff members in High Court or court subordinate in the high court, Ministry of Law, Department of Justice, and other posts.

  • Candidates who wish to apply for other posts are from Civil Judge should be within the age limit of 21-45 years. Candidates must know how to read and write Marathi Language and be able to translate English to Marathi and vice-versa. 
  • Candidates must have completed graduation from a recognized university.

Maharashtra Judiciary 2022 Vacancies

A total of 63 vacancies are released for the post of MPSC Judiciary exam 2022. 

Post NameTotal
New Law Graduate63
Lawyer, Attorney, or Advocate
Service Staff (Ministerial Staff)

Maharashtra Judiciary Selection Process

Candidates who have applied for Maharashtra Judiciary will have to clear the various stages of MPSC Civil Judge which includes preliminary test, main examination, and interview process. Candidates, in order to be considered for the post, have to qualify for the selection process with a good score. The final selection will be made on the basis of marks obtained in the Mains and Interview process. Various stages of the Maharashtra Judiciary Selection process are discussed below:

Maharashtra Judiciary 2022 Exam Pattern

Candidates who have completed the Maharashtra Judiciary application process have to appear in the preliminary examination. MPSC Judge Preliminary exam will be a 2-hour paper consisting of 100 objective questions. For each correct answer, 1 mark will be awarded and for every wrong answer, ¼ marks will be deducted.

MPSC Judiciary Prelims Exam Pattern

Number of Question

Marks per Question

Total Marks

Duration

100

1

100


120 minutes

Total

-

100

MPSC Judiciary Mains Exam Pattern

Candidates who have qualified the mains will have to appear for Maharashtra Judge Mains examination which is descriptive type papers. There will be 2 descriptive papers of 3 hours with a 100 marks weightage. The main exam will be conducted in both English and Marathi language. 

Paper

Number of Questions to be attempted

Marks per question

Total Marks

Duration

Paper-1

6 (5+1)

1 Question of 20 marks

5 Questions of 16 marks each

20+80

3 Hours

Paper-2

6 (out of 10)

6 Questions 10 marks

2 Compulsory Questions of 20 marks each

60 + 40

3 Hours

Check Maharashtra Judiciary Exam Pattern 2022

Maharashtra Judiciary 2022 Syllabus

Candidates who are preparing for MPSC Civil Judge must be looking out for MPSC Judge Syllabus. The important topics coming under MPSC Judge Syllabus are listed below

Maharashtra Judiciary Prelims Syllabus

MPSC Judiciary Prelims Syllabus

The Specific Relief Act

The Indian Penal Code

The Law of Contract

The Maharashtra Rent Control Act

The Limitation Act

Constitution of India

The Code of Criminal Procedure

The Civil Procedure Code

The Indian Evidence Act

The Transfer of Property Act

The Sale of Goods Act

The Partnership Act

Maharashtra Judiciary Mains Syllabus

Maharashtra Judiciary Mains Syllabus

Paper-I

Paper-II

The Civil Procedure Code

The Sale of Goods Act

The Partnership Act

The Transfer of Property Act

The Specific Relief Act

The Law of Contracts

Essay on current legal topic (approximately 800 words)

The Indian Penal Code

The Evidence Act

The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act 1989

The Protection of Civil Rights Act 1955

The Code of Criminal Procedure

MPSC Judiciary 2022 Admit Card

Candidates who have successfully completed the application process for MPSC Civil Judge can download the admit card for the Maharashtra Judiciary exam. The hall ticket must be carried on the examination day. Follow the given step to download the MPSC Judge Admit Card:

  • Visit the official website of MPSC.
  • If an admit card has been released, then you can find the notification for admit card with the link to download it.
  • Click on the notification and log in to download the MPSC admit card.
  • Admit Card for Maharashtra Judiciary will appear on the screen. Download the admit card and take a printout for the examination day.

MPSC Judiciary 2022 Result

The result for Maharashtra PSC will be announced within a few days after the commencement of the examination. Candidates can check the result for MPSC civil judge from the official website. MPSC Judge results will be available in the form of a PDF file containing the roll number of the qualified candidates. The candidates who have qualified for the paper will have to appear for the MPSC Mains examination.

Maharashtra Judiciary 2022 Cut Off

The cutoff for Maharashtra Judiciary can be defined as the minimum marks to qualify the paper (Preliminary) and the minimum marks that need to be secured by the candidates in the Mains exam in order to be considered for the post. The Maharashtra Judiciary Cutoff by the conducting body and is based on various criteria some of which are listed below:

  • Number of Candidates appearing in Maharashtra Judiciary.
  • Difficulty Level Maharashtra Judiciary 
  • Previous Year Maharashtra Judiciary Cutoff

The previous year’s cutoff for Maharashtra Judiciary Preliminary exam was 64 marks and based on previous year cutoff for Maharashtra Judiciary Mains the expected cutoff can be between 115-125 marks out of a total of 350 (Mains +Interview) for the final selection.

Check Related Important Links:
Maharashtra Judiciary Exam Date 2022Maharashtra Judiciary Eligibility Criteria 2022
Maharashtra Judiciary Exam Pattern 2022Maharashtra Judiciary Syllabus 2022
Maharashtra Judiciary Salary 2022Maharashtra Judiciary Question Papers 2022

Maharashtra Judiciary Exam FAQs

  • The application form for MPSC Civil Judge mains is available from May 30 to June 13, 2022.

  • Candidates need to visit the official website of Maharashtra Judiciary from where they can find the official notification for the posts of Civil Judge.

  • Candidates need to clear the preliminary examination and after which they need to qualify main and interview process on the basis of which the final selection will be made.

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