For Uttarakhand Higher Judicial Service Exam.
The written examination shall be in two parts:--
(a) Preliminary examination;
(b) Main examination
The Preliminary examination shall be based on objective type multi
choice questions (MCQ) of the duration of about 1 hour to test the
overall knowledge of the candidate with respect to the followings :
(a). English Language
(b). General Knowledge
(c) Current Affairs
(d) History and Geography
(e) Science and Technology
(g) Law and the Constitution
The basic knowledge of computer operation mentioned in Part I of
Paper I of Main examination shall qualify that the candidate should be
able to operate Microsoft Windows operating system & Microsoft
SYLLABUS for Main Exam.:
Paper No.1 -100 Marks
It will be divided into two parts: -
Part- I -50 Marks
Current Affairs, Indian Legal History, Legal Maxims, Medical
Jurisprudence, Basic knowledge of Computer Operation, Legal Phraseology.
Part-II (Language)- 50 Marks
(a) Essay in English
(b) Precis writing in English
(c) Translation of Hindi to English and English to Hindi specially
containing the legal phrases.
Paper No. 2 -100 Marks
The questions will be restricted to the field concerning:-
(1) Civil Law -40 Marks.
(2) Criminal Law -40 Marks.
(3) Constitutional Law- 20 Marks.
Paper No. 3 -100 Marks
(1) Indian Evidence Act, 1872- 30 Marks.
(2) Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 -30 Marks.
(3) Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 -30 Marks.
(4) Legal Drafting i.e. Framing of Charges,- 10 Marks.
Issues and Judgment writing, etc.
Each paper will be of 2 hours duration.
Viva-Voce -100 Marks