TNPSC Judicial Services Exam Pattern | Download Tamil Nadu PSC Civil Judge SYllabus PDF

TNPSC Civil Judge Syllabus: Candidates who have applied for TNPSC Civil Judge Notification 2018 can find the Tamil Nadu PSC Civil Judge Syllabus in this article. Contenders will get information about TNPSC Civil Judge Test Pattern 2018 also in this article. Download Syllabus PDF 2018 for free from this page. Get the preparation tips for PSC Tamil Nadu Civil Judge Syllabus by reading this article further.

TNPSC Civil Judge Syllabus 2018

Good News for the Tamil Nadu Job Seekers who have applied for TNPSC Civil Judge Recruitment 2018. Candidates can get full details about the Tamil Nadu State Civil Judge Syllabus in this page. Aspirants can download the TNPSC Civil Judge Question Paper also in this article. We provide a lot of information about TNPSC Civil Judge Mains Syllabus with major topics in it.

Tamil Nadu PSC Civil Judge SYllabus 2018 Details

Name of the BoardTamil Nadu Public Service Commission
Name of the PostCivil Judge
Number of Vacancies320
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Selection MethodPrelims Exams & Mains Exam
Starting Date to Apply09-04-2018
Last Date to Apply09-05-2018
Prelims Exam Date09-06-2018
Mains Exam date11 & 12th August 2018
Job LocationTamil Nadu

TNPSC Judicial Services Exam Pattern 2018

Candidates can get the TNPSC Civil Judge Paper Pattern 2018 in this article. In this page, aspirants can view the TNPSC Test Pattern, Weightage of Test paper, Scheme of Examination and other information. The TNPSC Selects the candidates for Civil Judge Vacancies by conducting Prelims and Mains Examination.

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Exam Pattern for TNPSC Civil Judge Prelims Exam 2018

Mode of ExaminationLanguage of ExamPartName of the SubjectsTotal QuestionsMaximum MarksDuration of Examination
Objective Type ExamTamil & EnglishPart ACode of Civil Procedure1001002 Hours
Part BGeneral Knowledge
PartCode of Criminal Procedure


  • The TNPSC Civil Judge Exam is an Objective type exam, i.e Multiple Choice Questions.
  • The Duration of the exam is 120 Minutes.
  • The exam consists of 3 sections.
  • Total number of questions in the TNPSC Prelims examination is 100
  • Each Question carries one mark.
  • There will be 1/2 negative marking for each incorrect answer.

TNPSC Civil Judge Mains Exam Pattern 2018

Examination TypeName of the TopicsMaximum MarksDuration
Descriptive PaperTranslation Paper1003 Hours
Law Paper – 11003 Hours
Law Paper – II1003 Hours
Law Paper – III1003 Hours
Viva Voice60
Total Marks460
  • The Question Paper is a Descriptive type question Paper
  • The Test consists of 4 Sections
  • Each Section carries 100 marks.
  • The Duration of each Section is 3 Hours.
  • The Candidates will have a Viva of 60 Marks.

Tamil Nadu Public Service Commission Civil Judge Exam Dates in Detail

Type of ExaminationDate of ExaminationTimings
Preliminary Exam09-06-201810:00 A.M to 12:00 Noon
Main Examination11-08-201809:00 A.M to 12:00 Noon
11-08-201802:00 P.M to 5:00 P.M
12-08-201809:00 A.M to 12:00 Noon
12-08-201802:00 P.M to 5:00 P.M

Download Tamil Nadu Civil Judge Syllabus 2018

Candidates can download the latest TNPSC Civil Judge Syllabus Syllabus PDF by clicking on the link which is provided below. Aspirants can know more about Syllabus for Civil Judge Posts in the following section.

Tamil Nadu PSC Civil Judge Prelims Exam SYllabus

TNPSC Syllabus 2018 – Part A

  • The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
  • Tenants Act, 2017 (Tamil Nadu Act 42 of 2017)
  • The Transfer of Property Act, 1882
  • The Constitution of India
  • The Indian Contract Act, 1872
  • The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1981
  • The Tamil Nadu Buildings (Lease and Rent Control) Act, 1960 Tamil Nadu Regulation of Rights and Responsibilities of Landlords
  • The Specific Relief Act,1963
TNPSC Civil Judge Syllabus 2018 – Part B
  • The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
  • The Indian Penal Code,1860
  • The Indian Evidence Act, 1872
  • The following Criminal Law Amendment Acts/Ordinances and Minor Acts
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 1932
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 1952
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 1961
  • The Criminal Law (Second Amendment) Act, 1983
  • The Criminal Minor Acts (including Information Technology Act, 2000; The Protection of Children from Sexual Offences Act, 2012)
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2013
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2005
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 1972
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 1938
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 1944
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 1983
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 1993
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Amending Act, 1966
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Ordinance, 1946
  • The Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 1908
Tamil Nadu PSC Civil Judge SYllabus 2018 – General Knowledge
  • Geography
  • Literature
  • Civics
  • Inventions and Discoveries
  • Environmental Issues
  • Indian Economy
  • Biology
  • Artists
  • Famous Books & Authors
  • Current Affairs
  • Heritage
  • General Science
  • Indian Politics
  • Tourism
  • Rivers, Lakes and Seas
  • Indian Parliament
  • Indian History
  • Sports
  • Countries and Capitals
  • Famous Places in India
  • Famous Days & Dates
TN PSC Civil Judge Syllabus 2018 – Reasoning & Mental Ability
  • Number Series
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Embedded Figures
  • Clocks & Calendars
  • Blood Relations
  • Non-Verbal Series
  • Statements & Conclusions
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Alphabet Series
  • Mirror Images
  • Directions
  • Number Ranking
  • Statements & Arguments
  • Syllogism
  • Data Interpretation
  • Cubes and Dice
  • Decision Making
  • Analogy

TNPSC Civil Judge Mains Exam Syllabus 2018

Translation Paper:

Translation of passages from English to Tamil and from Tamil to English. The Passages will be in the form as follows

  • Orders
  • Depositions
  • Judgements and Documents
  • Pleadings

Law Paper – I

  • The Code of Criminal Procedure,1973
  • Principles of pleading and the Constitution of India (as Amended).
  • The Indian Evidence Act, 1872
  • The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908

Law Paper – II

  • The framing of Issues and Writing of Judgments in Civil Cases.

Law Paper – III

  • The framing of charges and Writing of Judgments in Criminal Cases.

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