Bihar Judicial Service Exam 2020 - 31st BPSC Judicial Service Prelims Exam Date Revised!

Bihar Judicial Service Exam 2020 - Bihar Public Service Commission has rescheduled the exam date of BPSC 31st Judicial Service 2020 prelims exam through an official notice on September 28, 2020. The exam which was earlier scheduled to be held on October 7, 2020 will now be conducted on December 6, 2020. The admit card for the exam will be available from November 23, 2020 onwards on the official website. 

BPSC had released the official notification of the 31st Bihar Judicial Services exam on March 9, 2020. With the release of the official notification, the commission had also started accepting applications from the candidates interested in the Judicial Services. In its advertisement, the commission has clarified that 221 vacancies will be filled through the 31st Judicial services exam. 

The Judicial Service recruitment of Bihar is conducted in 3 phases which are Prelims, Mains followed by the Interview. Detailed information regarding the exam, its stages, and the syllabus are shared in the following section of this blog. It includes the Important Dates, Application Process, Eligibility Criteria, Syllabus, exam pattern, Result, Cut off, and more.

Latest Update - BPSC has released the list of 31 new eligible candidates for the 31st Bihar Judicial Services exam. Check here

Bihar Judicial Service Exam 2020 - Dates

Have a look at the important dates of BPSC Judicial Service Exam below:



Release of Official Notification

March 12, 2020

Registration date

March 12, 2020 - March 28, 2020 June 3, 2020 August 31, 2020

Starting Date of Online Application

March 12, 2020


Last Date of Application 

April 13, 2020 June 15, 2020


Last date to fill application fee

April 3, 2020 June 6, 2020 September 5, 2020

Last date to fill online application fee

April 13, 2020 September 12, 2020

BPSC Judicial Service Prelims Examination

October 7, 2020
December 6, 2020

 BPSC Judicial Service Exam 2020 Overview

Examination Name

BPSC Judicial Services

Conducting Institute

Patna High Court


Preliminary, mains and interview

Maximum Attempts

6 attempts

BPSC High Court Judicial Service - Eligibility Criteria

Education: The Educational Qualification of the candidates applying for the exam must be at least an LLB degree. Candidate can also have an equivalent degree from a recognized university by the Indian Bar Council.

Age Limit: The lower limit for the age is 22 years and the upper limit is 35 years for a candidate to appear for BPSC Judicial Service Exam. OBC category candidates have an age relaxation which is 3 years whereas for the SC/ST Category age relaxation is 5 years.

Other: Candidates who have permanent Bihar domicile along with the ones who belong to the reservation categories will have relaxation for the upper limit of age.

Bihar High Court Judicial Service Application Form 2020:

Candidates must proceed as follows and take these steps to fill the online application form for BPSC Judicial Services Online:

#1: Log on to the official website of Bihar Public Service Commission and open the form link for the application

#2: Put all the pertinent details like name, date of birth, address, educational qualifications and everything asked

#3: Upload a scanned photo passport size along with a signature in the given format & size

#4: Pay the fee for the application

BPSC Judicial Service Application Feel for the general category applicants is Rs. 600 while for the candidates from a reserved category, it is Rs. 150.

BPSC Judicial Service Admit Card 2020

After examination of all the application forms and details, the BPSC exam board will hand out the admit card to all the eligible candidates. The Bihar Judicial Service admit card is issued by BPSC through its official website. Typically, admit cards for BPSC Judicial Service Exam are released 2 weeks prior to the examination date.

Candidates have to log on to the official website and download the admit card through the link given while filling in the mandatory credentials and then go ahead to download the admit card. After candidates download their admit card, they must take the printout and keep it safe and neat until the big day. It must be then carried to the examination hall for validation of your identity.

BPSC Judicial Service Exam Pattern

The pattern of the BPSC exam is likely to be the same as last year. The BPSC Judicial Service Exam will be conducted in three phases. Each stage is an assessment for the candidate to qualify and appear for the subsequent phase. To quality, The phases are Preliminary Exam, Main Exam followed by Interview.

BPSC Judicial Service Exam Prelims - Syllabus

  • Elementary General Science
  • Law of Trusts and Specific Relief
  • Commercial Law
  • Law of Evidence and Procedure
  • Hindu Law and Muhammadan Law
  • Law of Transfer of Property
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law of India
  • Principles of Equity
  • Law of Contracts and Torts
  • General Knowledge including current affairs

Bihar Judicial Service Mains Syllabus

  • General English
  • General knowledge
  • Elementary General Science
  • Law of Evidence and Procedure
  • Constitutional and Administrative Law of India
  • Law of contracts and torts
  • Commercial Law

BPSC Judicial Service Result 2020

The result for Bihar Judicial Services Prelims Exam will be announced through a step-by-step procedure. First of all, the official website of BPSC will have the result uploaded to it for the Pre Exam. Then, followed by the beginning of the Main Exam, the result will be declared on the website of BPSC. The final result will be declared after the final interview round. Therefore, candidates need to stay in touch with the updates and visit the BPSC official website on a consistent basis to get timely information.

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