Gujarat High Court: 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 Practicing   Advocates, for filling up, by Competitive Examination, approximately 34 vacancies (existing and future), in the cadre of District Judge. Read the details below:

Post Name – District  Judge

Total Post of No. – 34

Post Date – 07/03/2020

NO.RC/1250/2020

Important Dates
  • Start Date of Online Submission of Application – 06/03/2020
  • Last date of Online Submission of Application – 21/03/2020
  • Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test) – 03/05/2020 (Postponed)
  • Main Written Examination – 05/07/2020
  • Viva­voce Test (Personal Interview)  – September 2020
Payment of Fee
  • Application Fee – Rs.1500/-
  • Application Fee for SC/BC/ST and PWD – Rs.750/-
  • Payment Method – through SBI e­Pay
Age Relaxation (21/03/2020)
  • Maximum Age – 35 Years
  • Maximum Age SC/ST and  PWD – 45 Years
  • Maximum Age SC/ST of PWD – 48 Years
  • Maximum Age for Others – as per govt.rules

Vacancy Details 

Post Code Post NameTotal PostEducation and ExperienceSalary
01District Judge34
  • Degree in   Law from a University recognized by law in India. 
  • a practising Advocate in Courts of Civil and/or Criminal   Jurisdiction on the last date fixed for submission   of On­line Applications and must have so practised for a period not less than Seven Years
Rs. 51,650­ 1240­59,090­1390­63,260+Allowances

Other Information

How to Apply:  
  1. All eligible Candidates should apply ‘On­line’, through the link provided in High Court Website  www.gujarathighcourt.nic.in AND https://hcojas.guj.nic.in in the prescribed format from 06/03/2020   to 21/03/2020.
  2. Candidate should have his/her own ‘registered’ Mobile Number and the same should be kept active during the entire recruitment process, as ‘SMS’ Alerts for the Tests, are also likely to be notified on the said Mobile Number, so registered in the ‘On­line’ Application.
  3. Steps for submitting   On­line Application through the ‘OJAS’ Module :
  4. Fill up all the   ‘Fields’ given in  On­line Application, carefully,   as per the Instructions, after thoroughly reading  & understanding the entire Detailed Advertisement & the Instructions given at the appropriate places.
  5. Save’ the On­line Application, by clicking ‘Save’ button.
  6. Thereafter,  a new window  will be opened  which displays Candidate’s  Application Number. This means the Application has been saved. Candidates shall, therefore, note down the entire string of the   Application No. (e.g. HCG/2020/82/11111). In this window, by clicking ‘Show Application Preview’ Button, preview of the Application will be displayed on the screen of the Computer. (iv) Thereafter,   by using Application No. and Date of Birth, candidate is required to upload his/her ‘Scanned Photograph’ (latest) and ‘Scanned Signature’ in the stipulated size & format [refer item 10(u)]. The Candidate shall ensure that the uploaded ‘Photograph’ & ‘Signature’ are distinctly recognizable, after uploading If necessary, by using the respective Application Number & Date of   Birth, a candidate can edit his/her ‘On­line Application’, through ‘Edit Application’ mode until he/she confirms the ‘On­line Application’, by clicking the ‘Confirm Application’ icon. Please note that, after such ‘Confirmation’, further editing of one’s ‘On­line Application’, will not be possible.
  7. Please note that only after  ‘Confirmation’, the ‘System’ will register your ‘On­line Application’, which will be considered valid. (vii) Thereafter,   Candidate will get a SMS communication, conveying to him/her the Confirmation Number, on the ‘registered’  Mobile Number. This Confirmation Number should be securely ‘preserved’ by the Candidate, till the end of the recruitment process,   for downloading the ‘e­Call­lettercum­Admission Slip’ etc.
  8. The Candidate is now required to pay the requisite Fees by clicking “Print Application / Pay Fee” Button. Carefully follow the   Instructions/Help given thereat. Select the Mode of Payment i.e. On­line Payment or SBI Branch : Offline­Cash (Challan will be generated On­line, by Selecting ‘Cash’ Option)

Important Links

Prelims Exam PostponedClick Here
Apply Online Click Here
NotificationClick Here
Official WebsiteClick Here