Gujarat High Court District Judge Preliminary Exam Syllabus & Pattern 2016

Download Gujarat District Court Prelims Test Syllabus & Pattern 2016: The Gujarat High Court has issued recruitment advertisement for 47 District Judge Post. The Gujarat High Court Ahmedabad provides Govt Jobs for 10th/ 12th/ Law Graduates for January 2016. The Scheme of Examination & Syllabus for the District Judge written test is given below.

About High Court of Ahmedabad, Gujarat.

The Gujarat High Court is the High Court of the state of Gujarat, was established under the Bombay Re-organisation Act, 1960 after the state split from Bombay State, on 1st May 1960 . From 16th  Jan 1999, The High Court has later shifted to the new building at Sola, Ahmedabad. The Chief Justice presided the  bench of high court.

District Court Syllabus & Exam Pattern Written Test 2016

(I) For Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test).

(Tentatively scheduled on 20th March – 2016). The Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test) based on a ‘Computer Based (Online) Examination System’ shall consist of 2 Papers – (each of 100 Marks & 2 Hours’ duration), based on the following Syllabus.

Paper-I is about Law.
  • The Constitution of India
  • The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908, The Transfer of Property Act, 1882, The Specific Relief Act, 1963, The Indian Partnership Act, 1932, The Indian Contract Act, 1872, The Sale of Goods Act, 1930, The Limitation Act, 1963.
  • The Indian Penal Code, 1860, The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973, The Indian Evidence Act, 1872, The Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985, The Negotiable Instruments Act, 1881.
  • Legal Maxims
  • Medical Jurisprudence
  • Jurisprudence and Legal Phraseology
Paper-II : English, General Knowledge & Awareness.
  • English Language
  • General Knowledge
  • Current Affairs
  • Indian History and Geography
  • Basics of Science and Technology
  • Sports
  • Analytical Reasoning /Mental Ability
  • Basic Knowledge of Computer Operation / Application
  • The language of the ‘Question Papers’ of the Preliminary Examination, will be English.
  • The candidates who secure 50% and above Marks in the Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test), shall be eligible for being called for the Main Written Examination. However, the Marks obtained in Preliminary Examination (Elimination Test), shall not be taken into consideration for preparing the Final Merit of the candidates.

(II) Competitive Examination.

(A) Main Written Examination (Descriptive Type) exam date is 24th April – 2016)

  • The Main Written Examination (Descriptive Type) shall consist of Two Papers – (each of 100 Marks & 3 Hours’ duration), based on the Syllabus given below:
Main Paper – I :
  • The Indian Penal Code, 1860
  • The Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973
  • The Indian Evidence Act, 1872
  • The Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988
  • The Narcotic Drugs & Psychotropic Substances Act, 1985
  • The Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989
Main Paper-II:
  • The Constitution of India
  • The Code of Civil Procedure, 1908.
  • The Indian Contract Act, 1872.
  • The Specific Relief Act, 1963.
  • The Transfer of Property Act, 1882.
  • Succession Laws, Personal Laws (Hindu, Muslim and Christian)
  • The Intellectual Property Laws
  • The Motor Vehicles Act, 1988
  • The Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996
  • The Electricity Act, 2003
  • The Land Acquisition Act, 1894
  • The Family Courts Act, 1984
  • Basic Laws relating to Environment –
  • The Environment (Protection) Act, 1986.
  • The Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972.
  • Paper Style for Main Written Examination:

Paper-I (Criminal) & Paper : II (Civil).

Short Notes, Precis Writing, Translation from English to Gujarati.Judgment Writing (Sessions Case) Answer to Questions, Short Notes, Assertions/Reasons, Translation from Gujarati to English.

  • Language of the Question Papers of Main Written Examination shall be English, and Answers to each Question shall be given in English, if not instructed otherwise.
  • The candidates who obtain minimum 50% Marks in the Main Written Examination, shall be eligible for being called for Viva-voce (Personal Interview), provided that the candidates have secured minimum 40% Marks in each individual Paper.

(B) Personal Interview: (Tentatively scheduled for the month of June/ July, 2016).

  • Viva-voce (Personal Interview), shall be of 50 Marks.
  • The object of the Viva-Voce is to assess the suitability of the candidate for the cadre by judging the mental alertness, knowledge of law, clear and logical exposition, balance of judgment, skills, attitude, ethics, power of assimilation, power of communication, character and Intellectual depth, Analytical ability and the like, of the candidate.

Gujarat High Court – District Judge Jobs2016

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