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Gujarat Civil Judge Junior Division Notification

High Court of Gujarat at Sola, Ahmedabad




1. (i) The High Court of Gujarat, in view of the guidelines of the Hon'ble

Supreme Court in the case of Malik Mazhar Sultan & Anr. V/s. U.P. Public

Service Commission & Ors. and the Gujarat State Judicial Service Rules,

2005, invites online applications from the eligible candidates, for filling up,

by Competitive Examination, approximately 137 regular vacancies

(existing and future) and 369 ad-hoc vacancies created initially for 5 years,

in the cadre of Civil Judges, in the Pay-Scale of Rs.27700 – 44850 +

allowance as admissible under the Rules. The number of posts reserved for

each caste/category are as under :


Vacancies Caste/Category










Socially &


Backward Classes







369 (Ad hoc)







However, if suitable candidates of any Reserved Category will not be available

then the posts will be filled up by other suitable candidates according to the merits.

(ii) The High Court reserves its right to alter the number of posts than notified.

(iii) Online Application can be made from 1.00 p.m. on 16th July, 2011 to 30th July, 2011. Last date for submission of Online Application is 30/07/2011 till 23:59 hours.

(iv) Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test) is tentatively to be held in the month of August / September-2011.

(v) Competitive Examination shall consist of (A) Main Written Examination

and (B) Oral Interview.

2. Essential Qualifications :

Candidate must possess a Degree in Law from a University recognized by law in India and must be practicing as an Advocate in Courts of Civil and / or Criminal Jurisdiction on the last date fixed for submission of on-line



Must have worked in Courts or other allied departments for at least five years and must possess Degree in Law (Special) from a University recognized by law in India.

3. Age Limit :-

A candidate must not have crossed the age of 35 years and must not have

completed as on the last date fixed for submission of Online application 38 years of age, in the 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 Disabled Persons & Ex-


However, relaxation of 5 years i.e. up to 40 years in 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.

4. Fees and Mode of Payment :-

(i) The candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Socially & Educationally Backward Classes or Disabled Persons are required to pay fees of Rs.250/- plus Bank Charges and all other candidates are required to pay fees of Rs.500/- plus Bank Charges. The candidates making payment of 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 15/7/2011 to 30/07/2011 during bank working days and hours.

(ii) Fees once paid shall not be refunded in any circumstances.

Adopted ‘as it is’ from – Gauhati High Court Website 

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