UP PCS J Syllabus 2023 - Download UP Judiciary Prelims, Mains Syllabus PDF

UP PCS J Syllabus 2023 - Download UP Judiciary Prelims, Mains Syllabus PDF

BySATISH KUMAR GUPTA  |  Updated on: Dec 12, 2022
UPPSC PCS J Syllabus 2023 is provided here for UP Civil Judge post in UP Judiciary.You can check the new PCS J syllabus for the prelims and mains exam here. Download the latest UP PCS J syllabus PDF here to prepare for the exam.
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UP PCS J Syllabus has been released by the UPPSC on its official website along with the notification. Therefore, the candidates who are aiming to qualify the UPPSC J exam should have good knowledge and learn about the new UP PCS J syllabus 2022-2023 for Civil Judge post in UP Judiciary. The UP PCS J syllabus is segregated for Prelims, Mains. Thereafter, an interview is also held for those who qualify the Mains exam.

PCS J syllabus for Prelims consists of two papers and are objective in nature. The first paper is the General Knowledge paper while the second one is the Law paper. On the other hand, the Mains syllabus of UP PCS J is descriptive in nature consisting of a total of 6 papers. The UP PCS J new syllabus for mains shall have GK, English Language, Hindi Language and law papers. In the following given post, you can check out the detailed UP PCS J syllabus for the Prelims and Mains exam as well as download PDF.

UP PCS J Syllabus 2023

UP PCS J syllabus 2023 has Prelims, Mains and Interview stages. Candidates appearing for the UP PCS J exam 2022-2023 should be aware of the new syllabus as per the latest notification that has been released on UPPSC website. you must note that there has been a change in the UP PCS J syllabus. There shall be two separate language papers in the Mains exam, one for English and the other for Hindi.

The Prelims syllabus is for PCS J has two papers that are GK and Law papers. The UP PCS J Mains syllabus has 6 papers consisting of Law papers, GK and language papers. Candidates will be able to attempt questions in the Mains exam either in English or Hindi language. Below we have provided you the detailed UP PCS J syllabus as well as the link to download syllabus PDF in English and Hindi.

UP PCS J Syllabus PDF 2023

In order to make your preparations easier for the UP PCS J exam, we have provided you with the UP PCS J new syllabus PDF. To make it easy and convenient for you to study and score in the examination, you can download UP PCS J syllabus in English and Hindi by clicking on the link that is given below.

>> UP PCS J Syllabus PDF in English

>> UP PCS J Syllabus PDF in Hindi

As UPPSC has revised the UP PCS J syllabus, therefore, you must be acquainted with the new syllabus that has been provided to you in this post. You can download and save the syllabus PDF on your device so that you can access it whenever it is needed.

UP PCS J Syllabus for Prelims

UP PCS J syllabus for Prelims consists of the two papers, General Knowledge and Law paper. We have provided the important topics that are covered in these two papers below.

UP PCS J GK Syllabus for Prelims - Paper 1 Syllabus

Here we have provided to you the important topics that are covered in UP PCS J GK syllabus. The questios will be formulated in a manner that any well educated person will be able to answer them without any specialized study.

  • Current Affairs, 
  • History & Geography of India
  • Indian Economy
  • Economic and Social Development, 
  • Information Technology, Internet, Social Media
  • Science and Technology,
  • Maintenance and Welfare of Parents and Senior Citizens Act
  • Dowry Prohibition Act (दहेज प्रथा)
  • Important Events, 
  • Constitutional & Administrative law, its Features
  • Pre-Conception and Prenatal Diagnostic Techniques (Prohibition of Sex Selection) Act
  • Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition)Act and other important acts.
  • Judicial System, 
  • Citizenship, 
  • Fundamental Rights (Maulik Adhikar)
  • Duties of the citizens
  • Preamble of the Indian Constitution (संविधान की प्रस्तावना)

UP PCS J Law Syllabus for Prelims - Paper 2 Syllabus

Given below are the important topics that are to be covered in UP PCS J Law syllabus. This paper shall have questions that are important in Legal spheres, Acts and laws.

  • Law of Contract
  • Criminal Procedure Code
  • Indian Evidence Act
  • Civil Procedure Code,
  • Indian Penal Code,
  • Transfer of Property Act,
  • Indian Evidence Act,
  • Current International Affairs,
  • Jurisprudence,
  • Indian Constitution,
  • International Organizations (अंतर्राष्ट्रीय संगठन)

UP Judiciary Mains Syllabus

UPPSC PCS Judiciary Mains syllabus has 6 papers in total that are mentioned in the table below. The knowledge of the syllabus is very important to prepare for the exam. Given below is the UP PCS J syllabus for Mains for GK, English Language, Hindi Language and Law papers.



General Knowledge

History of India and Indian Culture, 

Geography of India, 

Indian Polity, 

Current National Issues and topics of Social relevance, 

India and the World, 

Indian Economy, 

International Affairs and Institutions

Science and Technology 

Communications and Space

English Language

Essay to be written in English

English Précis writing

Translation of passage from Hindi to English

Hindi Language

Essay that is to be written in Hindi
Precis writing
Translation of passage form English to Hindi

Law-1 (substantive Law)

Law of contracts, 

Law of Partnership, 

Law concerning easements and torts, 

Law relating to the transfer of property including the principles of equity, 

Specifically applicable thereto, 

Principal of Equity with special reference to the Law of trust and specific relief, 

Hindu Law and Mohammedan Law, 

Constitutional Law

Law-2 (Procedure and Evidence)

Law of evidence, 

Criminal Procedure Code 

Code of Civil Procedure, 

Principles of pleading

Law-3 (Penal, Revenue, and Local Laws)

Indian Penal Code, 

Uttar Pradesh Zamindari Abolition and Land reforms Act 1951, 

Urban Buildings (Regulation of Letting, Rent, and Eviction) Act, 1972

Municipalities Act, U.P. 

Panchayat Raj Act, U.P. 

Consolidation of Holding Act, 1953, 

Uttar Pradesh Urban (Planning and Development) Act 1973

UPPSC PCS J Exam Syllabus FAQs

  • No, there is no change in the Judicial Service syllabus recently.

  • We have included the syllabus of all subjects of prelims (General Knowledge & Law) and mains (General Awareness, Language, Law-1. Law-2, and Law-3) syllabus here.

  • Here we have provided the UP Civil Judge syllabus PDF in both Hindi and English.

  • Yes, there are descriptive questions in the UPPSC PCS J mains exam.

  • If there will be any change in the UPPSC J syllabus, we will update it here as soon as it is available on the official website.


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