High Court of Punjab & Haryana, Chandigarh
H.C.S (Judicial Branch) Examination – 2012
(Advertisement No. 3 / 2012)
The Haryana Public Service Commission invites applications from eligible
candidates for 72 posts (52 actual posts and 20 anticipated posts) of Civil
Judge (Junior Division). The category wise break-up of vacancies is as under:-
Civil Judge (Junior Division)
Total Posts: 72
Pay Scale: Rs.27700-770-33090-920-40450-1080-44770 /- or such as may
be revised by the Govt. from time to time.
Age Limit: Candidate should not be less than 21 years and not more
than 40 years as on 17.01.2013.
- 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.
- The candidate should hold a degree of Bachelor of Law on the last date
of receipt of application form i.e. 17.01.2013.
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:-
- Preliminary Examination,
- Main Examination,
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 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 for the Main Examination,
warranting the corresponding increase in the stipulated ratio.
Application Form Fee:
For Male Candidates of General category including
Dependent Son of ESM of Haryana.: Rs.1000/
For Male candidates of General/all reserved
categories of other State.: Rs.1000/
For Female Candidates of General category of all states
and Dependent Daughters of ESM of Haryana Only. :
For Male & Female candidates of SC/BC and ESM
categories of Haryana only.: Rs.250/
For Male & Female candidates of PH (with atleast
40% disability) categories of Haryana only.:
Free of Cost
How To Apply:
The application form (OCR Sheet) can be obtained through post from the
Secretary, Haryana Public Service Commission, Bays No.
1-10, Block-B, Sector-4, Panchkula, (Phone No. 0172-2560755) by
remitting the fees as stated above through Indian Postal Orders or Bank Drafts
(from any branch of Scheduled Bank of India) payable to the Secretary, Haryana
Public Service Commission at Panchkula with self addressed envelop of 24x11 cm.
size duly stamped worth Rs.50/- for
registered post at least 10 days prior to the closing date, otherwise office
will not be
responsible for supplying the application form well in time.
Haryana Public Service Commission,
Bays No. 1-10, Block-B, Sector-4, Panchkula.
Courtesy: Haryana Public Service Commission