UP Judicial Services(PCS J): Previous Year Papers

By Ashutosh Yadav|Updated : March 19th, 2022

UP Judicial Services(PCS J): Previous Year Papers Uttar Pradesh Public Service Commission will soon release the notification for the UP Judicial Services(JD), also known as PCS J. In this article, we are providing you with the previous year papers of the PCS J examination. These papers must be practised by all PCS J aspirants to get an idea of how the real exam is going to be like. 


UP Judicial Services(PCS J): Previous Year Papers!! UP Judicial Services Exam 2021 notification is going to be released soon by UPPSC. It is a great opportunity for law graduates to become part of the UP Judiciary as a Civil Judge. 

Previous year papers play a very important role in any competitive exam's preparation, even more so in the UP Judicial Services exam. These papers will boost your preparation and give you a real idea of the type of questions that are asked in the PCS J examination. Aspirants are recommended to go through these papers multiple times before going for the examination. 

UPPSC PCS J Exam Pattern

PCS J Exam Pattern

UP Judicial Services exam is conducted in two stages, Prelims and Mains. The scheme of examination is as given below:

UPPSC J Prelims Exam Pattern

The UP Judiciary Prelims exam will be an offline exam. There will be two papers of objective type questions. There will be a negative marking of 1/3rd marks for every wrong answer.



Time Duration

General Knowledge


2 hours



3 hours

UPPSC J Mains Exam Pattern

Check the paper pattern for the Mains exams below. The UPPSC Judiciary mains exam is a written exam with descriptive type questions.



Paper I: General Knowledge


Paper II: Language


Paper III: Law I (Substantive Law)


Paper IV: Law II (Procedure and Evidence)


Paper V: Law III (Penal, Revenue, and Local Laws)


UP Judicial Services(PCS J): Previous Year Papers

UPPSC J Prelims Question Papers


UPPSC J Mains Question Papers


Benefits of Solving Previous Year Papers:

  • Solving these papers will give you an idea of the real examination.
  • Previous year papers are a great way of revising the complete syllabus and boosting your preparation.
  • Previous Year Papers also provide you with an idea of your weak points and strong points, in turn, enhancing your exam preparation.

All the Best!! 

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  • UPPSC is expected to release the official notification for UPPSC PCS J around September 2021.

  • There are two papers for GK and Law in PCS J Preliminary Test.

  • PCS J Prelims has a total marks of 450 divided between the two papers.

  • The last date to apply for PCS J 2021 will be released in the official notification by UPPSC.


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