Advertisement for Direct Recruitment to the Cadre of Civil Judge Gujarat High Court- 2022

HIGH COURT OF GUJARAT, AT SOLA, AHMEDABAD

Starting date for submission of Online Application 03/02/2022 (12.00 noon)
Closing date for submission of Online Application 02/03/2022 (23:59 Hrs.)

Law

Tentative Schedule
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Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test)

Test of Gujarati Language
[For those candidates, who have not passed Secondary as well as Higher Secondary with subject of Gujarati (Higher Level at both stages)]-15/05/2022 (Sunday)

Main Written Examination- 17/07/2022 (Sunday)

Viva­voce Test (Oral Interview)- 09/10/2022 (Sunday)

Vacancy and Pay Scale :

The High Court of Gujarat, in view of the guidelines issued by the Hon’ble Supreme Court in the Case of Malik Mazhar Sultan & Anr. V/s. U.P. Public Service Commission & Ors. and as per the provisions prescribed under ‘The Gujarat State Judicial Service Rules, 2005’ (as amended from time to time) invites Online Applications from eligible candidates for filling up approximately 219 Regular Vacancies (existing & future), for selection, by way of Competitive Examinations, for the Cadre of Civil Judges in the PayScale of Rs. 27,700 – 770 – 33,090 – 930 – 40,530 – 1080 – 44,850.

The Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test) shall be of 100 Marks, the duration whereof will be 02 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 following Syllabus :

Paper­-I

Part – A

(1) The Indian Penal Code, 1860
(2) The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
(3) The Indian Evidence Act, 1872
(4) The Gujarat Prohibition Act, 1949
(5) The Probation of Offenders’ Act, 1958
(6) The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015
(7) The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005
(8) The Gujarat Prevention of Gambling Act, 1887
(9) The Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956
(10) Pre­conception and Pre­Natal Diagnostic Techniques
(Prohibition of Sex Selection) Act, 1994
(11) The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881
(12) The Registration of Births and Deaths Act, 1969
(13) The Protection of Children from Sexual Offence Act, 2012
(14) The Information Technology Act, 2000
(15) The Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986

Part – B

(1) The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
(2) The Limitation Act, 1963
(3) The Indian Contract Act, 1872
(4) The Constitution of India
(5) The Indian Partnership Act, 1932
(6) The Specific Relief Act, 1963
(7) The Gujarat Court Fees Act, 2004
(8) The Sale of Goods Act, 1930
(9) The Transfer of Property Act 1882
(10) The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996
(11) The Commercial Courts, Act, 2015
(12) Succession Laws, Personal Laws (Hindu, Muslim & Christian)
(13) Legal Maxims

Part – C

General Knowledge, English Language, Test of Reasoning, Numerical & Mental Ability and Basics of Computer
Applications.

(ii) The language of the Question Paper of Preliminary Examination will be English Only.

(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) In view of amended Rule­7, viz. Clause (aa) of Sub­Rule (2) of
Rule­7 of “The Gujarat State Judicial Service (Amendment)
Rules, 2019”, Candidates who have not passed Secondary as
well as Higher Secondary Examination with subject of Gujarati
(Higher Level at both stages) are required to pass the vernacular
(Gujarati) Language Proficiency Test as prescribed below and to
secure minimum 40% Marks for being eligible for being called for Main Written Examination.

Paper ­II: Test of Gujarati Language:

(Marks ­50 – Duration 1½ Hours)

[For those Candidates, who have not passed Secondary as well as Higher Secondary Examination with subject of Gujarati (Higher Level at both stages)]

Syllabus:

(૧) ગગુજરરાતતી નનિબબંધ લલેખનિ
(૨) ફકરરા ઉપરથતી પ્રશશ્નોનિરા જવરાબ
(૩) સમરાનિરાથર્થી શબ્દશ્નો
(૪) નવરૂદરાથર્થી શબ્દશ્નો
(૫) પત્રલલેખનિ
(૬) ભરાષરાબંતર – અનિગુવરાદ (ગગુજરરાતતી – અબંગલેજી અનિલે અબંગલેજી – ગગુજરરાતતી)
(૭) ટબંટકનિનોંધ (કશ્નોઈપણ નવષય પર)
(૮) ગગુજરરાતતી વ્યરાકરણ
(v) To become eligible for Main Written Examination, the Candidate ­
has to secure 50% or more Marks in the Preliminary Examination
(Elimination Test) and must have also passed their Secondary and
Higher Secondary Examinations with subject of Gujarati (HigherLevel at both stages);has to secure 50% or more Marks in the Preliminary Examination

(vi) The Marks obtained by the Candidates in the Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test) as well as the Test of Gujarati Language shall not be taken into consideration for preparing the
Final Merit of the candidates.

(II) (A) Main Written Examination (Descriptive Type) :
(Tentatively scheduled for 17/07/2022)

(i) The Main Written Examination shall consist of Two Papers,
based on the Syllabus given below :
Paper­ I : (CRIMINAL) [Marks : 100, Duration : 03 Hours]
(1) The Indian Penal Code, 1860
(2) The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
(3) The Indian Evidence Act, 1872
(4) The Gujarat Prohibition Act, 1949
(5) The Probation of Offenders’ Act, 1958
(6) The Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015
(7) The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act, 2005
(8) The Gujarat Prevention of Gambling Act, 1887
(9) The Immoral Traffic (Prevention) Act, 1956
(10) Pre­conception and Pre­Natal Diagnostic Techniques
(Prohibition of Sex Selection) Act, 1994
(11) The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881
(12) The Registration of Births and Deaths Act, 1969
(13) The Protection of Children from Sexual Offence Act, 2012
(14) The Information Technology Act, 2000
(15) The Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, 1986

Paper – II : (CIVIL) [Marks : 100, Duration : 03 Hours]

(1) The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908
(2) The Limitation Act, 1963
(3) The Indian Contract Act, 1872
(4) The Constitution of India
(5) The Indian Partnership Act, 1932

(6) The Specific Relief Act, 1963
(7) The Gujarat Court Fees Act, 2004
(8) The Sale of Goods Act, 1930
(9) The Transfer of Property Act 1882
(10) The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996
(11) The Commercial Courts, Act, 2015
(12) Succession Laws, Personal Laws (Hindu, Muslim & Christian)
(13) Legal Maxims

(ii) Language of Question Paper­I & Question Paper­II of Main Written Examination shall be English. Answers to Questions of Papers I & II of Main Written Examination may be given either in English or in Gujarati, if not instructed otherwise.
(iii) The Candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes & Scheduled
Tribes, securing minimum 45% Marks and all other Candidates
securing minimum 50% Marks in the Main Written
Examination shall be eligible for being called for Viva­voce (Oral
Interview) Test, provided the Candidate has secured minimum
40% Marks in each paper.

(II) (B) Viva­voce (Oral Interview) Test :
(Tentatively scheduled on 09/10/2022)

(i) Viva­voce Test shall be of 50 Marks.

(ii) The object of the Viva­voce Test is to assess the suitability of
the Candidate for the cadre by judging the mental alertness,
knowledge of law, clear and logical exposition, balance of
judgement, skills, attitude, ethics, power of assimilation, power
of communication, character and intellectual depth and the like,
of the Candidate.
(iii) For being eligible to be included in the Select List, the Candidate
must have obtained a minimum of 40% Marks in the Viva­voce Test.
(iv) In view of the amended Rules viz. Sub Rule (1)(i) of Rule­11 of
“The Gujarat State Judicial Service (Amendment) Rules,
2014”, since ‘Character’ and ‘Suitability’ of a Candidate holds an
important and paramount place for being considered for
Appointment to the State Judicial Service, therefore, kindly note
that, these aspects can be inquired into, by the Competent
Authority, prior to the Viva­Voce (Oral Interview) as per Annexure ­‘A’:

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