Bombay High Court (BHC) 2021 Recruitment Notification. BHC has released official notification for the job openings of Clerk positions. Check the eligibility and notification prior to apply for the positions.

Closing Date is on :- 06th January, 2022.

No. of Posts and Vacancies :- 

Clerk - 247 Posts

Job Location - Mumbai

Other Qualification Details :-

The Registry of the High Court, Bombay is granted permission to prepare Select List of 206 and Wait List of 41 candidates, (i.e. existing 82 vacant posts and vacancy of 133 posts expected to arise in the next two years, thus total 215 posts) after keeping reserved 4% posts (i.e. 9 posts) for persons with disabilities as per the directions issued in the Writ Petition(L) No. 1137/2018 with P.I.L. No. 72 of 2018 (P.I.L. No. 46 of 2018 Aurangabad Bench). The reserved 9 posts will be filled in near future by Notification of the High Court which will be issued in due course. The validity of such Select List and Wait list shall be for a period of two years since the date of their notification.

1. Name of the Post: Clerk

2. No of Post: Select List of 206 and Wait List of 41 candidates, for the posts of ‘Clerk’ (i.e. existing 82 vacant posts and vacancy of 133 posts expected to arise in the next two years, thus total 215 posts)

3. Qualification :- A candidate for being eligible -

(A) must be a Graduate of any recognized University in any faculty. However, the preference will be given to Law Graduates.

(B) must have passed Government Commercial Certificate Examination or examination conducted by Government Board or Government Certificate in Computer Typing Basic Course (GCC-TBC) or I. T. I. for English Typing with speed of 40 w.p. m.

(C) must possess Computer Certificate about proficiency in operation of word processors in Windows and Linux in addition to M.S. Office, M.S. Word, Wordstar-7 and Open Office Org. obtained from any of the following Institutes : a) Universities established under the Maharashtra Universities Act, 1994. b) Goa/Maharashtra State Board of Technical Education c) NIC h) DATAPRO d) DOEACC i) SSI e) APTECH j) BOSTON f) NIIT k) CEDIT g) C-DAC l) MS-CIT m) Certificate regarding Qualification of computer knowledge specified in Government Resolutions dated 04/02/2013, 08/01/2018 and 16/07/2018 issued by Information Technology (G.A.D.) department of Government of Maharashtra.

Age:

On the date of publication of advertisement age of the candidate should not be less than 18 years and more than 38 years in case of General category and not more than 43 years in case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Other Backward Class or Special Backward Class specified for the time being by the Government of Maharashtra.

Application Fee:

The Registration fees of Rs.25/- should be paid by online mode only.

Instructions for filling up online application:

1. Applications will be scrutinized by Computerized programme. Therefore, the candidate should read full detailed advertisement for the posts of Clerk before filling up the Online application form. The Registry will not entertain any inquiry/grievance in that respect.

2. Before filling up rest of the details in Online Application, the candidate must pay Registration Fee Rs.25/- through “SBI Collect” an online payment gateway facility and get an alphanumeric reference number which shall be filled up in fee details/ SBI Collect Reference No. in Online Application.

3. Candidate should give correct detailed address with Pin Code for correspondence.

4. Candidate should provide correct E-mail ID and his/her own registered Mobile number on which correspondence will be made, if any.

5. Married candidate should fill correct information in the respective column. If married candidate doesn't have children should fill '0' (Zero) in respective column.

6. While filling up the information regarding educational qualification, candidate should mention his/her qualification in following sequence :-

a) S.S.C.,

b) H.S.C.,

c) Graduation,

d) Post Graduation

a] Candidates should mention the marks obtained in the last year of Graduation in column of Graduation under the head Details of Educational Qualification.

b] Candidates who have completed 5 years LL.B. Course should mention 'Graduate' in Course/Degree column, LL.B. (3 yrs) in Stream column and mention the marks of Third Year LL.B. Such candidates should again mention 'Graduate' in Course/Degree column, LL.B.(5 yrs) in Stream column and mention the marks of Fifth Year LL.B.

c] Some Universities have issued final year mark sheets/certificates (i.e. Graduation, Post Graduation and Law Graduation) in the form of Grade/C.G.P.A./S.G.P.A. instead of percentage. In this case, while filling up the form, the candidates should mention appropriate percentage in the Column of percentage.

7. Candidate should provide detail information about any Criminal case pending against him/her or disposed off. His candidature will be rejected at any stage, if real information is hidden. If such information is noticed by the administration, the candidate is liable to be terminated from the service without prior notice.

8. Before submitting application candidate should ensure that he has filled up application correctly. After clicking 'Declaration' column, candidate should click on 'Submit' button.

9. Candidate should note down Registration Number which will be displayed after submitting of an application and thereafter take out the printout of the application by choosing option 'Select'.

10. In case of submission of more than one online application by a candidate, his/her last application alongwith fees would only be considered.

Selection Process :-

1. Only shortlisted candidates after qualifying screening test would be called for English Typing Test of 20 marks. The English Typing Test will be taken on Computer only. Only Candidates qualifying typing test would be called for Viva-voce/Interview of 40 marks;

2. . The time-table for Screening and Typing Test of the eligible shortlisted candidates will be displayed on the official website of the High Court. The Call Letters / Hall Tickets will be made available on official web-site of Bombay High Court. The candidates are advised to visit the website time to time.

3. The eligibility of the candidate shall be decided at any stage after scrutiny of the applications or after verification of documents or after testimonials produced at the time of viva-voce. Only eligible shortlisted candidates will be allowed to appear for viva-voce.

4. The candidates will have to appear for tests and viva-voce on scheduled dates, at their own expenses. They shall also keep with them photo-identity proof, such as, Adhaar/PAN/Election Card/Driving License/Passport etc., while appearing for the tests & Viva-voce.

Steps to Apply :-

1. The candidate shall submit the application online only in the prescribed format through the High Court website i.e. https://bombayhighcourt.nic.in within 15 days from the date of publication of advertisement in newspaper, after which the link will be disabled.

2. Eligible candidate as per the detailed advertisement can apply from 23.12.2021 to 06.01.2022 on https://bombayhighcourt.nic.in The Link shall open at 11.00 A. M. on 23.12.2021 and same shall close at 5.00 P. M. on 06.01.2022.

3. Before commencing process to fill up Online Application, the candidate must have his/her latest passport size photograph and signature duly scanned in separate files in the .jpg/.jpeg format in such a manner that size of each file should not exceed 40 KB and shall attach the same at the appropriate places shown in the online application form.

4. Procedure for filling up the form as per the given advertisement is available on https://bombayhighcourt.nic.in

5. Candidate shall fill up online application carefully and submit the same by pressing “I Agree” button. Thereafter, he/she cannot change/alter/edit/modify the information submitted by him/her in the online application. The Registry will not entertain any inquiry/grievance in that respect.

6. The Candidate shall take printout of duly filled up online application. The candidate should not send printout of duly filled up online application or any original or attested copies of the documents/ certificates at the stage of submitting application online. The candidate shall produce the said printouts and copies of documents as and when directed by this office.

7. In case of submission of more than one online application by a candidate, his/her last application alongwith fees would only be considered.

8. The candidates who are already in Government Service shall take prior approval and obtain 'No Objection Certificate' from the present employer for applying to the post of Clerk on this establishment and produce the same at the time of verification of documents.

9. The online application will not be considered for the advertised post unless online payment is made towards application fees.

10. The Registration fees of Rs.25/- should be paid by online mode only. The fees shall not be refunded in any case. Mere payment of non-refundable fees by a candidate does not create any right in favour of the candidate to appear for the Screening/Written Test.

11. After publication of list on the official web-site of the Bombay High Court, only shortlisted candidates shall pay a sum of Rs.250/- towards examination fees, by Online mode only. The fees shall not be refunded in any case.

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