High Court of Gujarat, Ahmadabad invites applications from interested and eligible candidates for the posts of District Judges. The details of the criteria for eligibility and the norms of recruitment are detailed as under: Advertisement NO. RC/1250/2015
District Judge: Total 47 Positions (22 Regular and 25 on ad-hoc basis)
Most Important Dates:
Starting date for submission of On-line application: 01-February-2016 from 1200 noon
Last date for Online Submission of Application: 29-February-2016 till midnight
Payment of Examination Fee: 01-February-2016 to 29-February-2016
Date for Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test): 20-March-2016
Date for Main Examination: 24-April-2016
Date for Viva-Voice test: Tentatively during June/ July, 2016
Age Limit: Applicants must have attained the minimum age of 35 years and should not have exceeded 48 years of maximum age for SC/ ST/ Socially & Educationally Backward Classes/ Orthopedically Disabled Persons/ Ex-servicemen; and maximum 45 years in the case of all others as on 29-February-2016.
Educational Qualification Criteria: The candidate must possess a Degree in Law. An applicant must be a practicing advocate and must have practiced as an advocate for a minimum period of 7 years as on 29-February-2016. Basic knowledge of Computer Operation/ Application is a must.
Pay Scale: Selected candidates for the posts of District Judge will be eligible to get the pay scale of Rs. 51,650-1240-59,090-1390-63,260/- along with other allowances and perks as defined by the Gujarat State Judicial Service.
Selection process: Candidates will be selected on the basis of performance in Preliminary Examination of 200 marks, Main Written Examination of 200 marks, followed by Personal Interview of 50 marks. Preliminary Examination is for elimination of candidates, so, Final Merit List of the candidates shall be made on the basis of aggregate Marks obtained by the candidates in the Main Written Examination and Personal Interview.
For General category Candidates: Rs.1000/- + Bank Charges
For SC/ ST/ Educationally Backward Classes, Orthopaedically Disabled Persons, and Ex-Servicemen categories Candidates: Rs.500/- + Bank Charges
Candidates can make the payment in form of Cash Voucher in the prescribed format at any of the Core Banking Service branches of the State Bank of India in the Current Bank Account No.30725811785, held in the name of Registrar, High Court of Gujarat.
Here on How to Apply:
Candidates are strongly suggested to take print out of completed online application form for future references. For more detail on this recruitment such as relaxation in age limit, scheme of examination and syllabus, detail on how to apply online effectively, cash voucher, and other important guidelines please refer to official recruitment exam notification from High Court of Gujarat, Ahmadabad here, High Court of Gujarat District Judges Direct Recruitment 2016 Advertisement