JK High Court Recruitment 2021 for Readers | Last Date: 25 May 2021

JK High Court Recruitment 2021 – Jammu & Kashmir High Court invites online application form from the eligible candidates for the post of Readers for 04 vacancies. Candidates with the qualification of LLB are eligible to apply for this job. The selection process is based on the written test and interview. Eligible candidates can apply through online on or before 25 May 2021.  The detailed eligibility and application process are given below.

JK High Court Recruitment

The High Court of Jammu & Kashmir was established in the year 1928. In 1927 a new constitution was signed an agreement by the ruler of the state and instead of law members, a ministry in the judicial department was created. The High Court was invested with powers of superintendence and control over the Courts and District judiciary. Both Jammu and Srinagar Wings of the High Court function throughout the year.

JK High Court Recruitment 2021:

JK High Court Recruitment 2021 for Readers:

Job Role Readers
Qualification LLB
Total Vacancies 04
Experience Freshers
Salary As per govt norms
Job Location Jammu & Kashmir
Application Last Date 25 May 2021

JK High Court Recruitment – Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • Law Graduate (Professional) from any recognized University established by Law in India and recognized as such by Bar council of India.

Age limit (As on 01.01.2021):

  • Not below 18 years for General
  • Not above 40 years in the case of Open Merit.
  • Not above 43 years in case of SC/ST/RBA/ALC & IB/OSC/EWS/PSP candidates
  • Not above 42 years in the case of Physically Challenged candidates
  • Not above 48 years in the case of Ex-servicemen
  • Not above 40 years in the case of candidates in Government Service! Contractual employees;

Total Vacancies: 04 Posts

  • OM = 02 Posts
  • SC = 01 Post
  • RBA= 01 Post
JK High Court Recruitment Selection Process:
  • By direct recruitment on the basis of a written and viva-voce test as per the criteria syllabus.
  • The criteria for making selection to the posts of Readers in the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir under 75% direct recruitment quota shall be as follows:
    Written Test: There shall be an objective type written test comprising of 85 questions, each question carrying one mark. The duration of the written test shall be of 90 minutes. The written test shall comprise questions on the following subjects:- Code of Civil Procedure, 1908 – 10 questions; Code of Criminal Procedure, 1973 – 10 questions; J&K High Court Rules, 1999 – 03 questions;
  • Writ Proceeding Rules, 1997 – 04 questions; Letters Patent Rules – 03 questions; Civil & Criminal Rules for Guidance of Subordinate Courts – 05 questions; The Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996 – 10 questions;
  • The Limitation Act, 1963 – 10 questions; The Constitution of India – 10 questions; The 3&K Reorganization Act, 2019 – 10 questions; General Knowledge/Current Affairs – 10 questions;
  • Interview/Viva-Voce: There shall be viva-voce of 15 marks. The candidates will be called for interview/viva-voce on merit on the basis of their performance in the written examination in the ratio of 1:5.

Application Fees: Rs.560/-



How to Apply for JK High Court Recruitment 2021?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply through online by using official website on or before 25 May 2021

For More Details : Click here

To Apply: Click here (Link activates from 03 May 2021).

Important Dates:

  • Date of Commencement for submission of online applications =03.05.2021
  • Last Date for submission of online applications = 25.05.2021
  • Last date for submission of online fee = 25.05.2021

JK High Court Recruitment 2021 for Research Assistants: (Expired)

Job Role Research Assistants
Qualification B.L
Total Vacancies 08
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs. 40000/-
Job Location Jammu & Kashmir
Application Last Date 20 February 2021

JK High Court Recruitment – Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

  • The candidate must be a Law Graduate (as on the date of appearing in the interview) having a Bachelor’s Degree in Law (including Integrated Degree Course in Law) from any School/College/University/Institute established by Law in India and recognized by the Bar Council of India for enrolment as an Advocate, possessing a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate at Law Graduation (including Integrated Degree Course in Law) and should not have completed two years after enrolment as an Advocate.
  • The candidate must have knowledge of Computer, including retrieval of desired information from various search engines/ processes such as Manupatra, SCC Online, LexisNexis, Westlaw etc.

Age limit (As on 01.01.2021): 33 years

Total Vacancies: 08 Posts

Salary: Rs.40,000/-

JK High Court Recruitment Selection Process:
  • The selection process will be based on written test/interview.

Application Fees:

The application form must be accompanied with a bank draft of Rs. 200/- in the name of Registrar General of the High Court of Jammu and Kashmir.

How to Apply for JK High Court Recruitment 2021?

All interested and eligible candidates can download the application form from application form and send the filled application form along with required documents to the e-mail ([email protected]) and the Original application form along with bank draft and other testimonials by postal on or before 20 February 2021

For More Details & Application Form: Click here

Postal Address:

To Registrar Judicial,
Srinagar/Jammu


JK High Court Recruitment 2020 for Stenographer/ Others: (Expired)

Job Role Senior Scale Stenographer/ Junior Scale Stenographer/ Steno-typist/ Compositor/ Electrician/ Driver
Qualification Degree/ Diploma/ 8th
Total Vacancies 28
Experience Freshers
Salary Rs. 19,900-1,42,400
Job Location Jammu & Kashmir
Last Date 12 October 2020

JK High Court Recruitment – Detailed Eligibility:

Educational Qualification:

Senior Scale Stenographer/ Junior Scale Stenographer:

  • Graduation from any recognized university with Diploma in Stenography recognized by the State Government

Steno-typist:

  • Graduation from any recognized university

Compositor:



  • Graduation from any recognized university with Diploma in computer recognized by the State Government

Electrician:

  • 10+2 with Diploma in Electrician Trade from a recognized Institute

Driver-I/II:

  • Middle Pass with Validly issued Driving License.

Age limit (As on 01.01.2020): Above 18 years

Maximum Age limit:

  • 40 years for Open Merit.
  • 43 years for SC/ST/RBA/ALC/OSC candidates.
  • 42 years for Physically Challenged candidates.
  • 48 years in case of Ex-Servicemen.
  • 40 years in case of candidates in Government Service/Contractual employees

Post wise vacancies: 28 Posts

  • Senior Scale Stenographer: 06 Posts
  • Junior Scale Stenographer: 06 Posts
  • Steno-typist: 04 Posts
  • Compositor: 01 Post
  • Electrician: 01 Post
  • Driver-II: 07 Posts
  • Driver-I: 03 Posts

Pay Scale:

  • Senior Scale Stenographer: Rs.44,900-1,42,400
  • Junior Scale Stenographer: Rs.35,600-1,12,800
  • Steno-typist: Rs.29,200-92,300
  • Compositor: Rs.19,900-63,200
  • Electrician: Rs.19,900-63,200
  • Driver-II: Rs. 19,900-63,200
  • Driver – I: Rs. 14,800-47,100
JK High Court Recruitment Selection Process:

The candidates shall have to appear in shorthand and typing test, interview

Application Fee: Rs. 360/-

Mode of Payment: Through online mode on the Recruitment Portal of the High Court of J&K, link

How to Apply for JK High Court Recruitment 2020?

All interested and eligible candidates can apply for this position online at (http://jkhighcourt.nic.in/) website from 21 September to 12 October 2020.

For More Details: Click here

Apply Link: Click here

Important Dates:

  • Date of Commencement for submission of online application – 21.09.2020
  •  Last Date for submission of online application – 12.10.2020
  • Last Date for submission of fee – 12.10.2020