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High Court of Karnataka has notified 94 Civil Judge Job Post for Karnataka Judicial Services 2021 under the provisions of the Karnataka Judicial Service (Recruitment) Rules, 2004 and Amendment Rules, 2011, 2015 and 2016, High Court of Karnataka invites Online applications which includes the existing and consequential vacancies.

The High Court of Karnataka (commonly known as the Karnataka High Court) is the highest judicial authority in the Indian state of Karnataka. The court’s main bench is in Bangalore, Karnataka’s capital, and there are also benches in Hubli-Dharwad and Gulbarga. Previously, it was known as the High. It was formerly known as the Mysore High Court. The High Court of Karnataka is housed in the Attara Kacheri, a red-painted brick building situated across from the Vidhana Soudha, the state legislature’s office.

Minimum Qualification and Age Limit

Direct Recruitment

(a) Must be the holder of a degree in Law granted by a University established by Law in India and must have been enrolled as an Advocate.

(b) Must not have completed as on the last date fixed for receipt of applications, thirty-eight years of age in the case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe and Thirty-Five years of age in the case of others.

(c) For Ex-servicemen candidates, relaxation of three years in the upper age limit.

Recruitment of In-service Candidates: –

(a) Must be holder of a degree in Law granted by a University established by Law in India.

(b) Must not have completed as on the last date fixed for receipt of applications, forty-three years of age in the case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste or Scheduled Tribe and Forty years of age in the case of others.

(c) All In-service candidates having required qualifications working in the High Court and in the District Judiciary irrespective of their cadres are eligible to apply for the post of Civil Judge.

(d) Assistant Public Prosecutors (APP)-cum-Additional Government Pleaders(AGP) who are working in the Department of Prosecutions and Government Litigation are also eligible to apply for the post of Civil Judges.

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Instruction for Online Application

a) Those who are desirous of applying for the said posts are required to fill up their application online by visiting the High Court website. Applications sent by any other mode other than online will not be considered. The fee shall be remitted as hereunder:

(b) Online Payment: On submission of application online, the candidate shall make online payment of prescribed fee by State Bank of India (SBI) online payment gateway through the link http://karnatakajudiciary.kar.nic.in/recruitment.php.

Or

(c) Challan Payment: On submission of application online, the candidate shall download the challan in PDF format from the State Bank of India (SBI) online payment gateway through the link http://karnatakajudiciary.kar.nic.in/recruitment.php. and shall remit the prescribed fee in any branch of SBI.

(d) Preliminary Examination Fee: The Candidate belongs to General Merit and
Category-IIA/IIB/IIIA/IIIB shall remit a fee of Rs.500/
– (Rupees Five Hundred only).
The candidate belongs to SC/ST/Category-I shall remit a fee of Rs.250/- (Rupees Two
Hundred Fifty only).

(e) Main Written Examination fee shall be payable by each candidate who is
successful in the Preliminary Examination and eligible to appear for the Main
Written Examination immediately within 15 (Fifteen) days
from the date of
announcing the result of the Preliminary Examination, failing which, their
candidature will not be considered for Main Written Examination. The candidate
belongs to General Merit and Category –IIA/IIB/IIIA/ IIIB shall remit a fee of
Rs.1000/- (Rupees One Thousand only). The candidate belongs to
SC/ST/Category-I shall remit a fee of Rs.500/- (Rupees Five Hundred only).

Important Pointers

Total Number of Post94
PostCivil Judges
QualificationLL. B
PayRs. 27700-770-33090-920-40450-1080-44770
Last Date27/04/2021 (Till 11.59 p.m.)
Last Date for payment of the fee30/04/2021 (Till 11.59 p.m.)

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What is the Syllabus for KJS 2021?

A. PRELIMINARY EXAMINATION

The Preliminary Examination shall be conducted by way of Objective Type Question
Paper consisting of 100 marks and the syllabi for the said examination shall be the
following, namely:-

Part-A

  • Code of Civil Procedure, 1908;
  • Negotiable Instruments Act, 1981;
  • Transfer of Property Act, 1882;
  • Indian Contract Act, 1872;
  • Specific Relief Act, 1963;
  • Indian Constitution; and
  • Karnataka Rent Act, 1999.

Part-B

  • Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973;
  • Indian Penal code, 1860; and
  • Indian Evidence Act, 1872.

Part-C

  • General knowledge – Test of reasoning and mental ability.

B. MAIN WRITTEN EXAMINATION

  • (i)Translation Paper (Maximum Marks 100)
    • There will be one translation paper and the candidates will be required to translate passages in English into Kannada and Kannada into English. The Passages will be from (1) Depositions, (2) Judgments, and (3) Documents.
  • (ii) Law Paper I (Maximum Marks 100)
    • The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908;
    • The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973;
    • The Indian Evidence Act, 1872;
    • Principles of Pleading and the Constitution of India.
  • (iii) Law Paper-II (Maximum Marks 100)
    • Framing of Issues and writing of Judgments in Civil Cases.
  • (iv) Law Paper III (Maximum Marks 100)
    • Framing of Charges and writing of Judgments in Criminal cases.

C. VIVA-VOCE

The candidates General Knowledge, grasp of principles of law and suitability for
appointment as Civil Judge shall be tested.

D. COMPUTER TEST (Maximum Marks 25)

The test of knowledge of computers shall carry maximum of 25 marks and such marks secured by the candidate shall be considered for ascertaining the suitability and computer knowledge of the candidates and shall not be aggregated to the total marks obtained in the Main Written Examination and Viva-Voce.

Note: Regarding (B) and (C), such of those candidates who desire to
answer in Kannada may do so.