Patna High Court Recruitment 2024 – District Judge

Top MNC's Hiring Freshers !!! Register Now

Patna High Court Recruitment 2024: The High Court of Judicature Patna has announced notification for the posts of District Judge through the Bar Exam. There are 30 openings for this post. Candidates with the LLB qualification are eligible to apply for the job. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job online on or before 20 January 2024. The detailed eligibility and selection process are explained below. Interested candidates can also try HPSC Recruitment & Allahabad High Court Recruitment

Patna High Court Recruitment

Patna High Court Jobs:

There are a total of 30 vacancies. Candidates with LLB are eligible for this job. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job. Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job online on or before 20 January 2024. If you want to know more details regarding the job, like salary, Age, mode of application, examination, selection, Application fee, important dates, Internship Duration and job location, you can find it below. If you still have any doubts, you can check the official notification below.

Patna High Court Careers – Notification PDF:

Get a salary of Rs. 1,44,840 – 1,94,660/-. There are 30 vacancies available to be filled. The selection process of Patna High Court Recruitment will be through a Examination. Online Application Portal will be available from 22 December 2023 to 20 January 2024. For more details about, visit

Patna High Court: It is the High Court of the state of Bihar. It was established on 3 February 1916 and later affiliated under the Govt of India Act 1915. The first Chief Justice of Patna High Court Hon. Sir Justice Edward Maynard Des Champs Chamier.

Patna High Court Recruitment 2024 for District Judge:

Job Role District Judge
Job category Govt Jobs
Qualification LLB
Vacancies 30 Posts
Experience Experienced
Salary Rs. 1,44,840 – 1,94,660/-
Job Location Patna
Last Date 20 January 2024

Detailed Eligibility – Patna High Court Careers:

Educational Qualification:

District Judge (Entry Level):

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Law.


  • Any applicant who has not completed seven years of practice on the last date of receipt of the Application as specified in the advertisement and who does not give a declaration of appearance in at least 24 cases per year in the last three years shall not be eligible
  • Prosecuting officers/ Assistant Prosecuting officers are treated to be an Advocate and are eligible

Age Limit ( As on 01 January 2023 ): 35 – 50 years

Salary: Rs. 1,44,840 – 1,94,660/-

No.of.Vacancies: 30 Posts

Selection Process:

  • The selection process will comprise the Written and Viva-Voce tests.
  • The High Court shall hold a screening test to shortlist candidates and may prescribe minimum qualifying cut-off marks for appearing in the Written Test.
  • The marks obtained in the screening test will be relevant for determining eligibility to appear at the written test and not for any other purpose.
  • The candidates, approximately ten times the number of vacancies for an appointment, will be called for a written test based on marks obtained in the Screening Test, if held.
  • The candidates, approximately three times the number of vacancies for appointment, will be called for the Viva- Voce test based on marks obtained in the Written Test.

Screening Test

  • The full marks for the screening test shall be 300 and it shall be of 100 questions and each question will carry 03 marks but each wrong answer will incur 01 negative mark. It shall be of objective type.
  • In the screening test, the questions will be in Law, English Language, General and Computer Knowledge.

Written Examination

  • In the Main (Written) Examination, there may be as many papers with marks
    for each paper, as may be decided by the High Cour
  • The ratio of marks of theory papers and viva voce will be 80% and 20%.
  • A candidate will be called for viva voce provided he secures atleast 45% in each theory paper
  • A candidate will qualify for appointment if the candidate secures atleast 45% marks in each theory paper, 30% marks in viva-voce/Interview and 50% marks in aggregate in written test (theory papers) and viva-voce taken
  • The minimum qualifying marks in the Screening/preliminary test would be relaxed for reserved category candidates, including women candidates, by 5%. Similarly, there shall be relaxation of 5% marks in each theory paper; whereas 45%, in aggregate of the written examination and viva-voce, would be qualifying marks for the reserved category candidates including women & orthopedically disabled candidates, provided they secure qualifying marks, ie, 30% in interview. However, there will be no relaxation for Economically Weaker Section (EWS) Category Candidates.

Examination Fees :

  • Unreserved/ BC/ EBC/ EWS Candidates: Rs 1500/-
  • SC/ ST/ OH Candidates: Rs 750/-

How to apply for Patna High Court Recruitment 2024?

Interested and eligible candidates can apply for the job online on their official website latest by 20 January 2024 (23.59 hrs)

For more details & To Apply: Click here.

Important Dates :

  • Date for commencement of submission of online application: 22 December 2023
  • Last date for submission of online application: 20 January 2024 (23.59 hrs)

Want Job Alerts? Join Us