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Calcutta High Court Recruitment 2017 – 18 Assistant Registrar Vacancies

Calcutta High Court Recruitment 2017: Calcutta High Court is now offering a most rewarding employment opportunities for the citizens of India mainly for, who be the experts in shorthand skill and conversant in English language. By referring the official notification, about 18 vacancies are reserved for various categories below the post of Assistant Registrar (Court Recording). Apart from the skills, the applicants must be a Graduate in any stream. To conduct Calcutta High Court Recruitment 2017 in provisional way, the competent authorities of the court have planned for a competitive examination. Information in terms of eligibility criteria, selection, salary, applying procedure etc, readers shall refer the below sections.

Court Name Calcutta High Court
Designation Assistant Registrar
Vacancy No’s 18 Last Date 9th June 2017
Education Graduate Degree
Job Nature Permanent
Location Calcutta

Calcutta High Court Recruitment 2017

The high court at Calcutta is formerly known as the high court of Judicature at fort William. It has the distinction of being the first High Court and one of the three Chartered High Courts to be set up in India. As per the notification unveiled by this court, there is a need of Graduates with relevant skills to handle the depositions of witness, judgments, orders etc, These vacancies will be filled on regular basis only, since the appointment will be initially considered temporary.

Keep in mind the appointments would be terminated at any time, on one month prior notice. The employees of Calcutta High Court and other present employees shall submit your applications through your employer. Other can submit your applications in offline mode. More details about Calcutta High Court Recruitment 2017 are described below,

Calcutta High Court Vacancy Details:

Sl. No Post Name No of Vacancies Age Limit Salary
1 Assistant Registrar (Court Recording) 18  32 yrs Rs.42000/-


Educational Qualification: Particularly, those who are graduated from Calcutta University or Statutory Indian University shall be required to submit your applications in due course. Skill in shorthand is mandatory, as the appliers should have a speed of atleast 160 words per minute and transcribe of 40 words per minute.

  • For Assistant Registrar Post – Graduate Degree

Applicants should also have the extra knowledge of vernacular of the State of West Bengal as well as fluent in English language.

Age Restriction & Relaxation: To fulfill all the eligibility criteria, candidates must be in the age group given below. However, extension in age limit is given to the candidates who fall under SC/ ST category.

  • Age limit for general category – 18 to 32 years
  • Upper age for High Court Employees – 40 years
  • Age relaxation for SC/ ST category – 5 years

Recruitment Method: The recruiting team of Calcutta High Court had planned to conduct a competitive test. Selection and appointment would be purely made on the basis of marks obtained in this test only.

  • Competitive Test

Salary Offered: In the existing pay band 4A, those who are offered with employment under the post of Assistant Registrar will be paid with monthly salary. It will also be included with Grade pay, special allowance and other allowances as admissible under the rules.

  • Pay scale for Assistant Registrar – Rs.15600-42000/-
  • Grade Pay for Assistant Registrar – Rs.5400/-
  • Special Allowance for Assistant Registrar – Rs.200/-


Examination Fee: By using the bank challan, applying persons have to remit the exam fee. This prescribed amount should be drawn in favour of Registrar, High Court, O.S. being A/C no. 0091010372343 (High Court Branch), payable at UBI.

  • Exam fee for general category – Rs.300/-
  • Exam fee for SC/ ST/ PWD category – Rs.75/-

Howbeit, the employees of Calcutta High court as well as the exempted categories are waived from the payment of exam fee. The exempted categories meant here is, whose names are recommended by the appropriate authorities.

How to Apply for Calcutta High Court Recruitment 2017

Applications in the prescribed format stating the details such as name, postal address, age, date of birth, educational qualifications etc, should be supported with the legible duly attested copies of documents in respect of the details given in the application form.

Accompany the same with three passport size photographs, two self addressed envelope with postage stamp of Rs.5/- should reach at “Registrar, High Court, Culcatta”.

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Official Notification calcuttahighcourt.nic.in

Dates to Remember

  • Date of publication of advertisement – 8th May 2017
  • Last date to submit application – 9th June 2017 (4.45 PM)

Note: The details in regard of Calcutta High Court Recruitment 2017 are updated in the above sections. For more details, refer the official notice.

Updated: 11th May 2017 — 7:07 pm

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