About the organisation
The Uttarakhand High Court is the High Court of the state of Uttarakhand in India. The Uttarakhand State was carved out from the State of Uttar Pradesh on 9 November 2000 under the Uttar Pradesh Reorganisation Act, 2000.
Applications are invited from the practicing Advocates for filling up vacant posts of Additional District and Sessions Judge by direct recruitment in the Uttarakhand Higher Judicial Service, in accordance with the provisions of the Uttarakhand Higher Judicial Service Rules-2004 (as amended in 2016).
Number of Vacancies
The number of posts may increase or decrease.
- Must be a Citizen of India.
- Must be an Advocate of not less than seven years standing as on the first day of January 2019.
- Prosecuting Officer/Assistant Prosecuting Officers are also treated to be an Advocate and eligible as per the Judgment of Hon’ble Supreme Court in Civil Appeal No. 561 of 2013; Deepak Agarwal Vs. Keshav Kaushik & Others.
How to apply
Applications will be entertained only on the prescribed form.
The last date for submission of duly completed application form before the Registrar General, High Court of Uttarakhand, Nainital is 06.05.2019 by 5.00 P.M.
The envelope containing the Application Form must clearly mention on its top “Application for the H.J.S.-2019”.