Adv. No. 01
Last Date : 17 October 2011
- Punjab Civil Service - PSC (Judicial Branch) : 110 posts ( Unreserved -47) , , Pay Scales : Rs. 27700-40450, Age : 21 - 37 years as on 1/1/2011. Age relaxation as per Punjab Govt. rules.
7. Backward Classes,Ex-Servicemen/Lineal Descendent of Ex-Servicemen, Punjab
- 03 - Posts (Backlog 01)
8. Ex-Servicemen/Lineal Descendent of Ex-Servicemen Punjab - 09 - Posts (Backlog 03)
9. Physically Handicapped, Punjab- 04 - Posts (Backlog 02)
10. Freedom Fighter, Punjab - 01 - Posts
11 Sports Person, Punjab - 04 - Posts (Backlog 02)
PUNJAB CIVIL SERVICE (JUDICIAL BRANCH) EXAMINATION, 2011.
The Punjab Public Service Commission invites Applications from Candidates for the
Punjab Civil Service (Judicial Branch) Examination 2011 to be conducted jointly by the
Punjab Public Service Commission and Hon'ble High Court Punjab & Haryana for
recruitment to 110 posts of Punjab Civil Service (Judicial Branch). This examination shall
be conducted in three stages namely :
i. Preliminary Examination
ii. Main Examination
iii. Viva Voce
Note:- This advertisement is being published as per requisitions received from the Government
vide letter No. 1/3/2006-3Jud.(1)/2380 & 2382 dated 19-08-2011 and is subject to any
modification or amendment that may be made by the Government subsequently.
The time schedule for the PCS (Judicial Branch) Examination 2011 is as follows:
i Last date of Receipt of Application
ii Dispatch/Issue of Admit Cards
(In case Admit Cards do not reach to
candidates by 09.11.2011, they can
receive a duplicate Admit Card from the
office of Punjab Public Service
Commission, Patiala till 11.11.2011
Any request for issuance of duplicate
Admit Card after 11.11.2011 will not be
iii Preliminary Examination 13th November 2011
1. VACANCIES & RESERVATION
The number of vacancies and reservation and the breakup is as follows :
Name of the Post / Category
No. of Posts
PUNJAB CIVIL SERVICE
1. General 47
2. Scheduled Castes, Punjab 09
3. Scheduled Castes, Exservicemen/
of Ex-Servicemen, Punjab
4. Balmiki/Mazhbi Sikh, Punjab 18 (Backlog 08 )
5. Balmiki/ Mazbi Sikhs
04 (Backlog 02)
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6. Backward Classes, Punjab 09
7. Backward Classes,Ex-
Lineal Descendent of Ex-
03 (Backlog 01)
Descendent of Ex-Servicemen
09 (Backlog 03)
9. Physically Handicapped, Punjab 04 (Backlog 02)
10. Freedom Fighter, Punjab 01
11 Sports Person, Punjab 04 (Backlog 02)
The Candidates should indicate in the Application Form, the reserve category if any for
which they want to be considered. The number of vacancies and reservation of posts is liable to
be altered without any prior notice.
2. PAY SCALE:- Rs. 27,700-40,450 or such as may be revised from time to time.
3 ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS :-
(i) Candidates must possess a Degree of Bachelor of Laws of any University
incorporated by Law in India or a Degree of Bachelor of Laws of Punjab
University (undivided), the Dacca University, The Tribhuwan University, Nepal,
The Sind University or of the Rangoon or Mandalay University in Burma, or
should be a Barrister of England or Ireland or member of the Faculty of
Advocates of Scotland.
(ii) Punjabi upto Matric or its equivalent Standard.
(iii) Candidates appearing in the final year/semester examination of the degree of
Bachelor of Law may appear in this examination subject to the condition that they
must possess the degree of Bachelor of Law as on 30.9.2011.
The expression " Degree of Bachelor of Laws" means a degree entitling a
candidate to be enrolled as an advocate under the Advocate Act, 1961, and the rules made there
1. Candidate should not be below 21 years and above 37 years of age on the last date of
submission of Application forms.
2. The upper age limit for a candidate belonging to Scheduled Castes/ Scheduled Tribes
of all States and Backward Classes of Punjab only shall be up to 42 years.
3. Upper age limit is relaxable upto 47 years for all States/Central Government
4. Ex-serviceman Domiciled in Punjab shall be allowed to deduct the period of their
service in the Armed forces of the Union from their actual age and if the resultant age
does not exceed the maximum age limit prescribed for direct appointment to such a
vacancy in the Service Rules concerned by more than three years, they shall be
deemed to satisfy the condition regarding age limit.
5. Upper age limit is also relaxable up to 42 years for Widows and Divorcees .
6. Upper age limit is also relaxable up to 47 years for Physically Handicapped Person of
5 SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FORM:
Candidates MAY DOWNLOAD the Application Form from Commission's website
http://www.ppsc.gov.in/ OR obtain the Application Form from the office of Punjab Public Service
Commission, Baradari Gardens, Patiala w.e.f 19.9.2011 and submit directly to the Secretary,
Punjab Public Service Commission, Baradari Gardens, Patiala.
Application Form must reach the office of the Secretary, Punjab Public
Service Commission, Patiala latest by 5.00 pm on or before 17.10.2011 alongwith
prescribed fee and documents. Responsibility for any postal delay will be of the
Application Forms which are wrongly filled or incomplete or received late, or not
accompanied by the requisite fee and attested copies of certificates regarding Date of Birth,
Degree, proof of marks obtained in Punjabi and other requisite certificates, and three identical
recent passport size photographs shall be summarily rejected. The Commission's decision in
this regard will be final.
6 EXAMINATION FEE
(a) The candidates may obtain an Application Form alongwith detailed instructions
for filling up the Application Form by hand or by post from the Secretary, Punjab
Public Service Commission, Baradari Gardens, Patiala-147001
w.e.f. 19.9.2011 on payment of requisite fee as mentioned below through a
crossed Bank Draft drawn in favour of the Secretary, Punjab Public Service
Commission, payable at Patiala. The candidate must write their name and address
in Block Capital Letters on the reverse of the bank draft also.
(b) The Candidates must attach two self addressed duly stamped envelopes (worth
Rs. 30/-) each of 24cm.x 11cm. indicating the name of the post on the top left
corner of envelope.
1. Cost of Application Form
i. At Counter (by cash) : Rs. 25/-
ii By post (Through Bank Draft) : Rs. 75/-
2. EXAMINATION FEE
i. Scheduled Castes/Scheduled Tribes of Rs.500/-
all States and Backward Classes of Punjab
ii. Ex-Servicemen of Punjab No Fee to be paid
iii. All Others (Including Lineal Descendent 2000/-.
of Ex-Servicemen Pb.).
The candidates entitled to examination fee concession/exemption MUST submit
with their Application Form, an attested copy of the certificate certifying their claim for
examination fee concession/exemption. Candidates who do not submit such a certificate shall
not be entitled to examination fee concession/exemption under any circumstances
The examination fee must be submitted alongwith the Application Form through a
crossed Bank Draft, in original, drawn in favour of the Secretary, Punjab Public Service
Commission, and payable at Patiala. The applications received without a valid Bank Draft or
with inadequate fee shall be summarily rejected. The examination fee is non-refundable.
Candidates must write their name and address in BLOCK LETTERS on the back side of the
LAST DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION FORMS 17.10.2011
(a) Candidate desirous of applying for any reserve category are required to attach the
requisite certificate in the prescribed performa in respect of Scheduled Castes Pb,
Backward Classes Pb, Ex-servicemen Pb,/Lineal Descendent of Ex-Servicemen Pb,
Physically Handicapped Pb, Freedom Fighter Pb.and Sports Person Punjab along
with latest Domicile Certificate of Punjab, State.
(b) The Candidates belonging to Backward Classes are required to attach a declaration
alongwith Backward Class certificate that no change occurred in their status and they
do not fall in the section of creamy-layer as per Govt. Letter No. 10/9/2009-RC1/62
(c) The bank draft attached with the Application Form on account of fee should not have
been issued before the date of advertisement.
(d) As per the Punjab Recruitment of Ex-servicemen Rules, 1982, Ex-servicemen
candidates are permitted only three attempts at the examination and appearing in
even one paper shall be deemed to be an attempt at the examination.
(e) Category once claimed will not be allowed to changed under any circumstances.
(f) Scheduled Caste, Pb Candidates belonging to other states may fill their category
code-71 i.e. General Category.
18 Posts (Backlog 08 )Balmiki/ Mazbi Sikhs ESM/LDESM, Punjab.- 04 - Posts (Backlog 02)