JOB POST: Civil Judges @ Gujarat High Court; 129 Vacancies: Apply by June 22


The High Court of Gujarat invites Online Applications, from eligible candidates, for filling up approximately 97 Regular and 32 Ad-hoc Vacancies (existing & future), for selection, by way of Competitive Examinations, for the Cadre of Civil Judges.


In the Pay-Scale of Rs. 27,700 – 770 – 33,090 – 930 – 40,530 – 1080 – 44,850 + Allowances, as admissible under the Rules.

Essential Qualifications

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.


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Must be working in the Courts or other Allied Departments on the last date fixed for receipt of applications. 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.

Must possess Certificate(s), certifying to be possessing Basic Knowledge of Computer Application / Operation, issued by a Government Institute or other recognized Institute, as set out by the Government of Gujarat in General Administrative Department Resolution No. PRCH-102005-1532-K, dated 30/09/2006 and Resolution No.CRR-10-2007-120320-G.5 dated 13/08/2008.

Age Limit: As on the last date fixed for submission of Online Application, a candidate belonging to General Category must not have crossed the age of 35 years and others i.e. in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes or Scheduled Tribes or Socially & Educationally Backward Classes, declared as such by the Government of Gujarat, as well as orthopedically Disabled Persons & Ex-Servicemen, must not have completed 38 years of age.

However, relaxation of 5 years i.e. up to 40 years in the Upper age limit, shall be granted to the eligible employees working in the Courts or other Allied Departments. No further relaxation in Upper age limit, shall be granted to them, under any circumstances.

Important Dates

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.)

Tentative Schedule 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

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