Gauhati High Court Recruitment 2020 Grade-III of Assam Judicial Services 27 Posts. Last Date. 26.02.2020

Gauhati High Court Recruitment 2020 Grade-III of Assam Judicial Services 27 Posts. Last Date. 26.02.2020

Gauhati High Court Recruitment 2020 Grade-III of Assam Judicial Services

Online applications are invited from the eligible candidates for appointment in 27 (twenty-seven) posts (existing and anticipated) in Grade-III of Assam Judicial Service under the Gauhati High Court.

Important Dates:

Submission of online application starts from 12/02/2020, 12:00 PM

Last date for submission of online application:26/02/2020, 5:00 PM

Last date for payment of fees:29/02/2020, till bank transaction hours

Name of the Post:

Grade-III of Assam Judicial Services

 Scale of Pay:

Rs. 27,700-770-33,090-920-40,450-1080-44,770 per month plus other allowances as admissible under the rules.

 No. of Seats Reserved as per the Category:
  • Unreserved:   16
  • SC:               Nil
  • ST (P):            3
  • ST (H):           8
  • Total:            27
Eligibility Criteria and Educational Qualification:

Must be a holder of a degree in Law granted by a recognized university established by law in India.

Age Limitations:

Must not have completed, as on the last date fixed for receipt of applications 43 years of age in the case of candidates belonging to Scheduled castes or Scheduled Tribes and 38 years of age in the case of others.

Application Fee:
  • SC/ST:            Rs. 250/-
  • PWD:              Nil
  • Others:           Rs. 500/-
Selection Process:
  • The Competitive Examination shall consist of a Preliminary Examination (Screening Test), a Main (Written) Examination and a Viva Voce/ Interview.
  • Those candidates who will secure 60% or more marks in preliminary Examination shall be eligible for appearing in the Main Examination:

Provided that the ratio on the basis of which the candidates will be called for the Main (Written) Examination shall be 1:10. (For one post 10 Candidates will be called).

  • All candidates who obtained 60% or more aggregate marks in the main Written Examination subject to securing at least 45% marks in individual Paper-I, II, III & IV and minimum 35% marks in the official Language Paper (Paper-V) shall eligible for viva voce:

Provided that scheduled caste/scheduled tribe candidates who obtain 50% or more aggregate marks in the Main Written Examination subject to securing in the language paper (Paper V) shall be called for viva voice.

  • The mark secured in the language paper shall be qualifying in nature and shall not be counted in the aggregate marks secured by the candidates in the examinations for the purpose of final selection.

The ratio in which the candidates will be called for viva-voce/interview is 1:3 (3 candidates against 1 post) subject to marks obtained as stated above.

Interview/ Viva Voce: 50 Marks.

The Candidates shall secure a minimum of 60% marks in the interview.

The Final Evaluation will be in the order of merit subject to the overall suitability of the candidate.

Gauhati High Court Recruitment 2020 Grade-III of Assam Judicial Services

How to Apply:

Candidates who fulfill the requisite criteria can submit their online application forms, by following the steps indicated below, through the home page of the website wherein a scroll under the caption “Click here to apply” will be available:

(Please read the following instructions carefully)

Phase I: To register as an applicant, a candidate has to provide his/her primary credentials viz. Name, Father’s Name, Date of Birth, Mobile No., and Email ID. Alter submission of this information the system will generate a Registration Code which will be displayed on the same page prominently. Though the system is designed to send an e-mail immediately acknowledging the Registration Code and corresponding Date of Birth, sometimes due to network congestion the e-mail may not be delivered, hence candidates are requested to note down the Registration Code carefully. The combination of Registration Code and Date of Birth will be used as login details for the next three Phases, i.e. Phase 2, Phase 3 and Phase 4.

Phase 2: In this Phase, a candidate who has created his/her Registration Code In Phase I, will have to provide his/her profile details, viz. gender, category, address, qualification, experience, and other candidature specific information and has to save the data by clicking the Update Data button.

Phase 3: Here, the applicant can upload his/her Photograph Image and Signature Image. The image format should be either Jpg, .png or .gif. No other image format will be accepted. The image size should be between 5 KB and 30 KB.

The image of the Passport Photograph should be such that the face of the candidate covers at least 80% of the space of the photographed image, similarly, the signature should cover at least 70% of the space of the Signature image. For uploading Passport Photo and Signature of the candidate should select the respective file using the Browse button and after selecting the file, he/she should click the Upload Passport and Upload Signature button respectively to upload the file to the server.

The fresh registration process for candidature will be closed on the last date of registration.

However, an already registered candidate can keep uploading/modifying his/her candidature specific data in Phase 2 and Phase 3 till the last date of registration. However,
uploading data in these two Phases does not complete the submission process automatically. In Phase 3, the Submit Candidature button is required to be used to finally post the candidature for the Examination. Before submitting Candidature please ensure that

  • All detailed information In Phase 2 has been filled up and in case of non-availability of data, he/she should fill as per Instruction provided. No field box should be left blank.
  • Passport Photo Image file as described above has been uploaded.
  • The signature image file as described above has been uploaded.

Only after these verifications, the candidate should proceed for submission of the candidature/application. Initially, the Submit Candidature button will be displayed in faded color and deactivated. On clicking the Declaration checkbox on the page, the button Submit Candidature will turn to green color and activated for submission of candidature. No more modification will be possible after the submission of candidature.

Phase 4: After submission of candidature the candidate should take a print out of the Fee Payment Challan by clicking the Print Fee Payment Challan Form button. The candidates can pay the fee amount after two working days from the date of submission and on or before the last date fixed for payment of fees. The payment can be made at any branch of State Bank of India. The mode of payment is cash only. For payment, the candidate should approach the bank along with the Challan copy and the fee amount reflected on the Challan. On payment of the same, the Bank will provide a Journal Number. Please ensure to have the bank official’s signature and seal on the Challan copy. Please keep the candidate’s copy of the Challan carefully for any future reference.

The fee payment Information viz. Journal No., Paid Amount, Payment Date, etc. will be reflected on the candidate’s account of this Phase after two working days from the date of payment at the bank. Then the applicant will be able to take the printout of the Acknowledgement receipt about his/her candidature.

Please print the Acknowledgement Receipt and Application Form generated by the system on this phase after completion of the fee payment process for further reference.


Application submitted in any other mode, except online mode through as indicated above, shall be summarily rejected.

Syllabus of the Exam Gauhati High Court Recruitment 2020


The Preliminary Examination (Screening Test) shall consist of objective type questions of 100 marks, out of which 90 marks will cover General Knowledge, Aptitude, English, Constitution of India, Code of Civil Procedure, Code of Criminal Procedure, Transfer of Property Act, Indian Contract Act, Indian Penal Code, Indian Evidence Act, Law of Torts and remaining 10 marks to test the proficiency in the Official Language(s) of the state of Assam (Assamese).


Paper- I: English                 (100 marks)

  1. Essay Writing
  2. Précis Writing
  3. Grammar etc.

Paper-II: General Knowledge (100 Marks)

  1. Objective Type
  2. Aptitude Test

Paper- III: Law Paper-I     (100 Marks)

  1. Constitution of India
  2. Code of Civil Procedure
  3. Transfer of Property Act
  4. Indian Contract Act

Paper- IV: Law Paper-II    (100 Marks)

  1. Indian Penal Code
  2. Criminal Procedure Code
  3. Indian Evidence Act
  4. Law of Torts

Paper-V: Paper to test the Proficiency in the                         (50 Marks)

official Language(s) of the state of

Assam (Assamese) (Qualifying in nature).      


Interview/Viva-voce: 50 Marks

Gauhati High Court Recruitment 2020 Grade-III of Assam Judicial Services

Official Link:

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