- HCS Exam Online Application Form Issue Date : 20th March, 2017
- Closing Date for filling of Online Application Form for HCS Exam : 24th April, 2017
- Closing date for deposit of cost of application form including examination fee in all branches of State Bank of India or State Bank of Patiala : 27th April, 2017
H.C.S ( Judicial Branch ) Examination – 2017
1. The Haryana Public Service Commission invites online applications from eligible candidates for the posts of Civil Judge (Junior Division) in the cadre of Haryana Civil Service (Judicial Branch)
The category wise break-up of Haryana PSC HCS vacancies is as under :
|Sr. No.||Category||No. of Posts||Remarks|
|1.||General||49||Out of these posts, 29 posts are being advertised for the second time|
|2.||Scheduled Castes of Haryana||14||All posts are being advertised for the second time|
|3.||Backward Classes (A) of Haryana||08||Out of these posts, 4 posts are being advertised for the second time.|
|4.||Backward Classes (B) of Haryana||05||Out of these posts, 02 posts are being advertised for the second time.|
|5.||Economically Backward Person in General Category||08||Out of these posts, 05 posts are being advertised for the second time|
|6.||Ex-Servicemen of Haryana||16||Out of these posts, 02 posts are being advertised for the fourth time, 04 posts are being advertised for the third time, 05 posts are being advertised for the second time.|
persons of Haryana
|09||Out of these posts, 01 post is being advertised for the fourth time, 01 post is being advertised for the third time, 03 posts are being advertised for the second time.|
Note : Break-up of posts reserved for Physically Handicapped candidates of Haryana is as under :
(i) The posts reserved for Physically handicapped persons (with atleast 40% disability) will be filled from the candidates belonging to below mentioned categories :
- 04 (four) posts for low vision (if found fit for discharging the duties of a Civil judge by the Medical Board constituted under Rules).
- 03 (three) posts for hearing impaired (if found fit for discharging the duties of a Civil judge by the Medical Board constituted under Rules).
- 02 (two) posts for Locomotors disability.
(ii) Adjustment of PH candidates selected on their own merit :- Persons with disabilities selected on their own merit without relaxed standards alongwith other candidates; will not be adjusted against the reserved share of vacancies. The reserved vacancies will be filled up separately from amongst the eligible candidates with disabilities which will thus comprise physically handicapped candidates who are lower in merit than the last candidate in merit list but otherwise found suitable for appointment, if necessary, by relaxed standards. It will apply in case of direct recruitment only, wherever reservation for persons with disabilities is admissible.
(iii) The HCS (Judicial Branch) Examination will be conducted in accordance with the provisions contained in the Punjab Civil Services (Judicial Branch) Rules, 1951 amended from time to time and the amendment made vide notification No. GSR 1/Const./Art.234 & 309/2017, dated 09.01.2017.
(iv) The pay scale for the post is 27700-770-33090-920-40450-1080-44770 or such as may be revised by the Government from time to time. Service conditions will be communicated to the recommended candidate‟s alongwith the appointment letters by the Government
(v) The Schedule of Examination, result of Preliminary Examination and other announcements relating to this recruitment process will be displayed on the Punjab & Haryana High Court website i.e. www.highcourtchd.gov.in or website of the Commission i.e. http://hpsc.gov.in or www.hpsconline.in & will also be published in the Newspapers of Chandigarh & Delhi by HPSC. The Admit Cards for the Preliminary Examination will also be available on Commission‟ website from where the candidates can download their Admit Cards.
(vi) No candidates shall be admitted to the examination unless he holds a certificate of admission / Admit Card issued by the Commission.
(vii) Success in the examination confers no right to appointment unless Government is satisfied after such enquiry as may be considered necessary, that the candidate is suitable in all respects for appointment.
(viii) Candidates are not required to submit along with their applications for Preliminary Examination attested copy of any certificate in support of their claims regarding age, educational qualifications, scheduled castes / backward classes / physically handicapped / ex-servicemen which will be checked at the time of the Main Written Examination only.
(ix) The low vision candidate who wants the help of a scribe for writing his/her papers, will have to apply to the Commission for the permission of having a scribe separately well in time i.e. atleast 10 days before the commencement of the examination. No such permission will be granted by the Centre Supervisor in the Examination centre.
(ix) SC/ST, BC-A&B, PH, ESM/DESM candidates belonging to the states other than Haryana will compete against the posts meant for general category candidates and will be considered as General category candidates. There is no reservation for them.
(xi) The result of Preliminary Examination and other announcements relating to this recruitment process will be displayed on the Punjab & Haryana High Court website i.e. www.highcourtchd.gov.in or website of the Commission i.e. http://hpsc.gov.in or www.hpsconline.in & will also be published in the Newspapers of Chandigarh & Delhi by HPSC.
2. Essential Qualifications for HCS Exam 2017 : 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 on or before closing date i.e. 24th April, 2017.
The expression “Degree of Bachelor 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 candidates should hold the degree of Bachelor of Law on or before the closing date for submission of online application form i.e. 24th April, 2017.