Total No. of Posts : 97 ( General-49, SC-07, ST-15,SEBC-26)
Essential Qualifications : (i) A prospective Candidate must possess a Degree in Law from a University recognized by law in India & – - must be practicing as an Advocate in Courts of Civil and / or Criminal Jurisdiction on the last date fixed for submission of Online Application. Candidates, who have passed the Degree in Law from the academic year 2009-2010 and onwards, must have also passed the All India Bar Examination, in order to be considered as eligible for being termed as a Practicing Advocate. OR – must be working in the Courts or other Allied Departments on the last date fixed for receipt of applications. [See instruction at Item No.11(7)] Note: Candidates working in the Courts or other Allied Departments, should be holding LL.B. Degree of 03 Years’ Course or 05 Years’ Course from the recognised University.
Pay-Scale : Rs. 27,700 – 770 – 33,090 – 930 – 40,530 – 1080 – 44,850
Age Limit: 35 yrs
Fees and Mode of Payment : (i) The candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Socially & Educationally Backward Classes or Physically Disabled Persons & Ex-servicemen shall be required to pay Application Fees of Rs.400/- (plus Bank Charges) and all other Candidates shall be required to pay fees of Rs.800/- (plus Bank Charges). The Candidates making payment of such Fees, shall remit the same in Current Bank Account No. 30725811785 with the State Bank of India, High Court Complex Branch, Ahmedabad, held in the name of Registrar General, High Court of Gujarat, Sola, Ahmedabad, through any of the Core Banking Service Branches of the State Bank of India using the ‘Cash Voucher’ in the special ‘Format’, appended to this Advertisement, from 23/05/2017 to 22/06/2017 during Bank working Days and Hours. (ii) Application Fees once paid, shall Not Be Refunded in any circumstances.
Scheme of Examinations & Syllabus :
(I) The Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test) : (Tentatively scheduled for 13/08/2017.)
(i) The Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test) shall be of 100 Marks, the duration whereof will be 2 Hours, consisting of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) each of 01 Mark with Negative Marking of 0.33 Mark for each Wrong / Multiple Answer, and would be based on the prescribed Syllabus
(ii) The language of 75 Questions in the Preliminary Examination, will be English, whereas the remaining 25 Questions will be in Gujarati.
(iii) Preliminary Examination Paper (Objective Type) shall be assessed / evaluated by the Computer, as per entries made on OMR Sheet. As the evaluation is being done on the Computer by Scanning, there is no human intervention and hence, queries relating to rechecking of the OMR Sheets, subsequent to the Preliminary Examination, will not be entertained by the High Court.
(iv) The Candidates securing a minimum of 50% Marks in the Preliminary Examination shall be declared as eligible for being called for Main Written Examination. However, the Marks obtained in the Preliminary Examination, shall not be taken into consideration for preparing the Final Merit List of the candidates.
Production of Bond : The Candidates upon eventual Regular Appointment, he/she is required to execute a ‘Bond’ for a sum of 5 lac, on the condition that, after joining service he/she will serve for a minimum period of three years, after completion of the Training and in case, if he/she resigns from service or leaves service in any other manner, before the above mentioned period, the entire amount of the Bond, would be liable to be forfeited.
Hiring Process : Written-test
How to apply
Starting date for submission of On-line application- 23/05/2017 (12.00 noon)
Closing date for submission of On-line application- 22/06/2017 (23:59 Hrs.)
Date of Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test)- 13/08/2017
Date of Main Written Examination- 10/09/2017
Viva-voce Test (Oral Interview) -Month of October / November-2017