Haryana Public Service Commission
RECRUITMENT TO SUBORDINATE JUDICIAL SERVICES
SELECTION COMMITTEE OF (PUNJAB & HARYANA HIGH COURT)
H.C.S (Judicial Branch) Examination – 2014
The Haryana Public Service Commission invites online
applications from eligible candidates for 119 posts (117 actual posts and 02
anticipated posts) of Civil Judge (Junior Division) in the Haryana Civil Service
(Judicial Branch) Examination - 2014. The category wise break-up of vacancies is
||No. of posts
||Scheduled Castes of Haryana
||Backward Classes (A) of Haryana
||Backward Classes (B) of Haryana
||Special Backward Class of Haryana
||Economically Backward Person in General Category
||Ex-Servicemen of Haryana
||Out of backlog of 07 posts, 03 posts are being advertised for
the third time, 04 posts are being advertised for the second time.
||Physical Handicapped persons of Haryana
||Out of backlog of 03 posts, 02 posts are being advertised for
the third time, 01 post is being advertised for the second time
No person shall be eligible to be appointed a Civil Judge (Junior Division)
unless he holds a degree of Bachelor of Laws from a University established by
the law and approved/recognized by the Bar Council of India.
The expression “Degree of Bechalor of Laws” means a degree entitling a
candidate to be enrolled as an Advocate under the Advocate Act, 1961, and the
rules made there under.
Age: Candidate should not be less than 21 years and not more than 40
years as on 11.09.2014 i.e. closing date
Competitive Examination: The selection of suitable candidates for
appointment in HCS (Jud. Branch) will be made by holding an examination.
The examination shall be conducted in three stages namely:-
(i) Preliminary Examination,
(ii) Main Examination,
APPLICATI0N FEES: -
The online application fees which is payable at all branches of State Bank of
Patiala, is as under:-
||Categories of candidates
||(i) For Male candidates of General category including Dependent Son
of Ex-Servicemen of Haryana.
(ii) For Male candidates of General and
all reserved categories of other States
||(i) For all Female candidates of General category including Female
Dependent of ESM of Haryana only.
(ii) For Male & Female candidates of
SC / BC-A&B / SBC / EBP(GC) / ESM categories of Haryana only.
(iii) For Female candidates of General and all reserved categories of
||For all Physically Handicapped candidates (with at least 40%
disability) categories of Haryana only.
Syllabus for Preliminary Examination:
The Preliminary Examination shall be of objective type with multiple-choice
(which can be scrutinized by Computer) as distinguished from the written
examination which shall be of subjective/narrative type.
The question paper for Preliminary Examination shall be of two hours
duration. It shall consist of 125 questions and each question shall carry 04
marks and for every wrong answer 0.20% i.e. 1/5th mark shall be deducted.
The objective type multiple-choice question for the
Preliminary Examination shall be from the syllabus for the Main Examination. The
candidate shall be expected to have a general and basic over view of the main
subjects and also the ability to answer questions on current events of national
and international importance, Indian legal and constitutional history and
governance. The candidate shall also be tested for his analytical skills and
aptitude. The standard of the question paper shall be of Law graduate level. The
object of the Preliminary Examination is to short list the candidates for the
Main Examination. No candidate shall be allowed to appear in the
Main Examination unless he / she secured minimum 150 marks (read 100 marks for
all reserved category candidates) in the Preliminary Examination. The marks
obtained in the Preliminary Examination shall not be counted towards final
result. Candidates equal to 10 times the number of vacancies advertised,
selected in order of their merit in the respective categories shall become
eligible to sit in the Main Examination. However, the number shall be subject to
variation, if two or more candidates at the last number (the number at the end)
get the equal marks, then all of them shall be considered eligible to sit in the
Main Examination, warranting the corresponding increase in the stipulated
The Schedule of Examination, result of Preliminary
Examination and other announcement relating to this exam will be displayed on
the Punjab & Haryana High Court website i.e. www.highcourtchd.gov.in or website
of the Commission i.e. http://hpsc.gov.in or www.hpsconline.in & will also be
published in the Newspapers of Chandigarh & Delhi.
Details of the syllabus for Main Examination and other
conditions are contained in the information for candidates which is
available on the Commission’s website i.e. http://hpsc.gov.in.