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High Court of Gujarat Recruitment 2024: Apply Online for English Stenographer Vacancy, Check Details of Eligibility Criteria, Age Limit and More

Gujarat High Court Recruitment 2024 Apply 54 English Stenographer Grade-II positions Graduates shorthand skills computer knowledge needed Age limit 18-35 relaxations Selection written test skill test interview.

by Kowsalya

Updated May 23, 2024

High Court of Gujarat Recruitment 2024: Apply Online for English Stenographer Vacancy, Check Details of Eligibility Criteria, Age Limit and More

High Court of Gujarat Recruitment 2024

The High Court of Gujarat is inviting online applications for the direct recruitment of 54 English Stenographer Grade-II positions. Eligible candidates must be graduates with a speed of 100 words per minute in English shorthand and possess basic computer knowledge. The pay scale ranges from Rs. 39,900 to Rs. 1,26,600, plus allowances.

The age limit for applicants is 18-35 years, with relaxations for certain categories. The selection process includes a written test, a stenography/skill test, and a viva voce interview. Here is the official PDF for the High Court of Gujarat Recruitment.





English Stenographer Grade-II

Number of Vacancies


Pay Scale

Rs. 39,900 - 1,26,600/- plus usual allowances


High Court of Gujarat, Sola, Ahmedabad

Application Mode


Educational Qualification

Graduate from a recognized University

Age Limit

18-35 years as of the last date for submitting the application

Vacancy Details

Here are the details about the Vacancy:

1) Position: English Stenographer Grade II

2) Total Vacancies: 54

3) Pay Scale: Rs. 39,900 - 1,26,600/- plus usual allowances

4) Reservation:

  • General: 23
  • SC: 4
  • ST: 9
  • SEBC: 13
  • EWS: 5

5) Reserved Posts:

  • General: 8
  • SC: 1
  • ST: 3
  • SEBC: 4
  • EWS: 2

6) Ex-serviceman: 5

7) PH: 3

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification:

  • Graduate from a recognized university.
  • Shorthand speed of 100 words per minute in English.
  • Basic knowledge of computer operation (certificate as prescribed by the State Government).

Age Limit:

  • Minimum age: 18 years
  • Maximum age: 35 years (as of the last date for submitting the online application).

Age Relaxation:

  • SC/ST/SEBC & EWS (Gujarat Origin): 5 years
  • Women Candidates: 5 years
  • Differently Abled Persons (PH): 10 years
  • Ex-Servicemen: Actual service rendered plus 3 years
  • Employees of District Courts/High Court: 5 years or the number of years of service, whichever is less

Selection Process

The selection process for the High Court of Gujarat's English Stenographer Grade II includes three stages: a Main Written Test, a Stenography/Skill Test, and a Viva-voce Test (Oral Interview). Final selection is based on the aggregate marks obtained across these stages.

Main Written Test

  • Total Marks: 40
  • Duration: 90 minutes
  • Language: English
  • Syllabus: Essay, Letter Writing, Precise Writing, and related English Language & Grammar questions.
  • Qualifying Marks: Minimum 50%

Stenography/Skill Test

  • Total Marks: 40
  • Details:

    • Dictation Duration: 4 minutes per passage
    • Total Passages: 2
    • Speed: 100 words per minute
    • Words per Passage: 400
    • Transcription Time: 50 minutes
  • Note: Dictation must be in Shorthand Notations. Longhand dictation leads to disqualification.
  • Qualifying Marks: Minimum 50%

Viva-voce Test (Oral Interview)

  • Total Marks: 20
  • Qualifying Marks: Minimum 50%

Final Selection

  • Based on aggregate marks from the Main Written Test, Stenography/Skill Test, and Viva-voce Test.
  • The Select List will be active until all vacancies are filled or for 1 year from publication.
  • Non-acceptance of the appointment offer within the specified time results in forfeiture of the right to appointment.
  • The Select List will be published on the High Court's and HC-OJAS websites.

How to Apply?

To apply for the High Court of Gujarat Recruitment 2024:

  • Visit the official High Court of Gujarat website.
  • Click on "Current Jobs."
  • Select "Apply Now."
  • Register by filling out the required details.
  • Generate and validate OTP.
  • Agree to the declaration and review the entered details.
  • Complete registration and receive User ID/Registration No. and Password.
  • Click on "POST SELECTION" and then "Click here to Apply for Post."
  • Fill out the application form with personal, additional, communication, qualification & experience details.
  • Upload a passport-size photo and signature following the provided instructions.
  • Apply and proceed to the payment gateway.
  • Pay the application fees and receive confirmation.
  • Keep the payment receipt for reference.
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