Kerala High Court District and Sessions Judge RecruitmentKochi

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  • CategoryGovernment, Defence
  • Sub CategoryOfficer
  • LocationKochi
  • CompanyKerala High Court
  • Posted date on our Website28 December 2012
  • Expiration Date28 December 2012

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Online applications are invited from qualified candidates for appointment as District and Sessions Judge in the Kerala State Higher Judicial Service by direct recruitment from the Bar.Online applications can be submitted from 28.12.2012, 11.00 a.m. onwards.

Kerala State Higher Judicial Service Examination

Important Dates:-

Important Dates to be remembered, with regard to submission of application:

Date of commencement of Part-I and Part-II Registration 28.12.2012 from 11:00 a.m.

The date of closure of Part-I Registration and application fee deposit 24.01.2013

Date of closure of Part-II Registration 31.01.2013 till 4:30 p.m.

The last date for receipt of system generated printout of the online application 15.02.2013 till 4:30 p.m.

Number of vacancies : 12 Nos.

Qualifications :
A candidate for appointment as District and Sessions Judge from the Bar shall satisfy the following general conditions:

(a) He shall be a Citizen of Indian Union.
(b) He shall have attained 35 years of age and shall not have completed 45 years of age on the first day of January 2012.
(c) He shall be of good character.
(d) He shall be of sound health and active habits and free from any bodily defect or infirmity which renders him unfit for such appointment.
(e) He shall not have more than one wife living unless exempted by the Government on special grounds.
(f) He shall be a practicing Advocate and should have so practiced for a period of not less than 7 (seven) years, as on the last date fixed for closure of Part II Registration.

Mode of Selection : The selection shall be after holding a competitive examination consisting of a written examination.

The total mark for the written examination is 300 and it shall consist of two papers each carrying a maximum of 150 marksbased on the syllabus given below. The prescribed duration of each paper will be three hours. Thegeneral candidates and candidates belonging to Other Backward Classes who secure 50% andSC/ST candidates who secure 40% aggregate minimum for both the papers together shall bedeclared as qualified for the viva voce. Maximum marks for viva voce shall be 50. The merit listof successful candidates will be prepared on the basis of the total marks obtained in the writtenexamination and viva voce.

How to Apply:-

Eligible candidates are required to apply only 'ONLINE' through the website After applying online, the candidate should take a system generated printout of online Application Part I and Application Part II and send it along withForm 'A' ( Certificate of Experience at the Bar, Character and Conduct) duly filled up and certified by the Presiding Officer and the self attested copies of the relevant documents, to the High Court by post. No other means/modes of application will be accepted.

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About Kerala High Court:-

The High Court of Kerala is the highest court in the Indian state of Kerala and in the Union Territory of Lakshadweep.

As at present, there are 26 Permanent Judges including the Chief Justice and 4 Additional Judges.

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