High Court at Calcutta 2019 Recruitment Notification. Calcutta High Court has released official notification for the positions of P.A./Stenographer, Grade – C vacancies. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing date is on :- 11th September, 2019.

No.of Posts and Vacancies :- 

P.A./Stenographer, Grade – C - 25 Posts

Other Qualification Details:-

A pass in the Higher Secondary Examination from the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or its equivalent examination from a recognized Council / Board / University / Institution;

Speed in Shorthand and Type writing @ 120 w.p.m. and 30 w.p.m. respectively.

Age :-

Not less than 18 years and not more than 32 years as on 1st day of January, 2019 (Upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years in case of S.C. and S.T. candidates of West Bengal only). In case of Persons with Disabilities, the upper age limit is relaxable upto 45 years. Age as recorded in the Madhyamik or equivalent
certificate will be accepted only. 

Upper age limit for the employees of the High Court, other Courts and Government who will apply through proper channel shall be 40 years, on condition that the candidates had joined his/her initial appointment prior to attaining the age of 32 years in terms of provisions of the West Bengal Services (Raising of Age Limit) Rules, 1981, which has been duly accepted and adopted by the High Court at Calcutta by way of amendment of the Calcutta High Court Service Rules, 1960 vide Notification No. 1609(A-G) – 29th March, 2013.

N.B.: The SC/ST/OBC(A)/OBC(B) candidates of other States shall be treated as Unreserved category candidates.

The names of the eligible candidates belonging to Exempted category will be called for from the respective authority /authorities. Candidates of Exempted Category may apply directly also. Candidates already in service under Govt. / Public Sector Undertakings / High Court and within the prescribed age-limit, must submit their applications through Proper Channel.

Fees :-

Each application must be accompanied by application fees of Rs. 400/- (Rs. 200/- for S.C./S.T. of West Bengal candidates only) by Indian Postal Order, which must be purchased on a date after publication of advertisement, and drawn in favour of the Registrar General, High Court, Calcutta, and payable at G.P.O. at Calcutta.

No fees need be given by the candidates belonging to Exempted categories whose names will be sponsored by the appropriate authorities. This exemption of fees is not applicable to the candidates, belong to Exempted Category, applied directly without any sponsorship. 

Mode of Selection :-

Candidates whose applications are found in order in all respects, shall be required to undergo a test in Shorthand at the speed of 120 words per minute. The text is to be transcribed in own handwriting within 45 minutes thereafter. The candidates selected and shortlisted on the basis of the result in the above test shall be required to undergo a further test in Shorthand, to be followed by direct transcription of the text through the aid of a Computer at the speed of 30 w.p.m. The candidates will be given a further time of 15 minutes immediately after the completion of the dictation before they are asked to transcribe the text, for verification of the outlines.

A panel of provisionally selected candidates shall be prepared and the same shall stand lapsed on expiry of one year from the date of its notification or on filling up the notified vacancies, whichever is earlier. In case of any dispute, the decision of the Hon’ble the Chief Justice shall be final.

Submission of Application:-

Every application must be submitted in a closed envelope mentioning therein the category and the post applied for on the bottom left corner, which shall have to reach the undersigned within 4:30 p.m. of 11.09.2019. Any application reaching the office after such time shall not be considered, even though the same may have been posted well in advance. For further announcements, all concerned are requested to follow the Court’s website www.calcuttahighcourt.gov.in