About DJSE 2019

The High Court of Delhi conducts Delhi Judicial services exam. Since this is a vacancy based exam, it is not mandatorily held every year. Delhi High Court invites online applications from eligible candidates for filling up vacancies in Delhi Judicial Service by holding Delhi Judicial Service Examination in two stages:

(i) Delhi Judicial Service Preliminary Examination, and

(ii) Delhi Judicial Service Main Examination

Candidates shortlisted in mains exam will be called for viva voce. Candidates who will qualify the last phase will be selected for the posts offered by the High Court of Delhi. 

DJSE 2019 Highlights

Full Exam Name Delhi Judicial Services Exam
Short Exam Name DJSE
Conducting Body High Court of Delhi
Frequency of Conduct Vacancy Based
Languages English
Mode of Application Online
Application Fee (General) 1000 Rs [Online]
Mode of Exam Offline
Mode of Counselling Offline
Number of Seats 45 Seats

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DJSE 2019 Important Dates

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DJSE Mains Exam (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

13 Jan, 2020

Result | Mode: Online

12 Oct, 2019 - 13 Oct, 2019

Exam | Mode: Offline

DJSE Prelims Exam (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

26 Sep, 2019

Answer Key | Mode: Online

26 Sep, 2019

Result | Mode: Online

13 Sep, 2019 - 22 Sep, 2019

Admit Card | Mode: Online

22 Sep, 2019

Exam | Mode: Offline

DJSE (Session 2019)

Past Dates and Events

02 Aug, 2019 - 08 Sep, 2019

Application | Mode: Online

31 Jul, 2019

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DJSE 2019 Eligibility Criteria

According to Delhi Judicial Services Exam eligibility criteria, a candidate shall appear in the examination if he/she is:

  • a citizen of India; 

  • a person practising as an Advocate in India or a person qualified to be admitted as an Advocate under the Advocates Act, 1961.

  • Must not be more than 32 years of age as on January 01, 2019

Please note: In the case of candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes/Tribes, the upper age limit is relaxable by 5 years. General category disabled candidates would thus be eligible for age relaxation up to 10 years and SC/ST category disabled candidates would be eligible for age relaxation up to 15 years.

DJSE 2019 Application Process

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Debit Card

Delhi High Court releases the application form in online mode. Candidates have to pay an application fee of Rs.1000 (General category) and Rs.200 (SC, ST and PwD categories) online. Before filling up the form, candidates are advised to go through the eligibility criteria carefully. Candidates can take a printout of application and keep it for future reference. They need not have to send the print out of the online application to the High Court.

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Online Male, Transgender, Female ₹ 1000
SC, ST Online Male, Transgender, Female ₹ 200

DJSE 2019 Syllabus


General knowledge

Constitution of India

Code of civil procedure

Code of criminal procedure

Indian penal code

Contract act

Partnership act

Principles governing arbitration law

Evidence act

Specific relief act

Limitation act

General knowledge and language

Civil law I

Civil law II

Criminal law

DJSE 2019 Exam Pattern

DJSE Prelims Exam Exam Pattern

Delhi Judicial Services Exam Pattern for prelims state that the question paper will include all objective type questions with 25% negative marking for selection for the main examination.

DJSE Mains Exam Exam Pattern

This will be a written exam conducted for selection of candidates for calling for Viva-voce.

DJSE 2019 Admit Card

DJSE Prelims Exam Admit Card

Admit Card for Delhi Judicial Service Exam 2019 of the eligible candidates is being uploaded on the Delhi High Court website. The court does not send the admit card in offline mode to any candidate. Candidates have to download their admit card from the website using application number and should take the print-out of the valid photo Delhi Judicial Service Exam admit card 2019 for the exam. It is imperative to carry the admit card of Delhi Judicial Services on the exam day.

DJSE Mains Exam Admit Card

Selected candidates shall be issued admit card for the mains examination in online mode. Candidates can download the admit card by entering the required credentials in the login window. 

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit card
  • Pan card
  • Aadhaar card
  • Voter id card

DJSE 2019 Result

DJSE Prelims Exam Result

Result of Preliminary Examination & Main Examination is announced separately by the Delhi High Court. The result of the Delhi Judicial Services Exam 2019 prelims is declared in online mode. Selected candidates will be eligible to appear for the Mains. 

DJSE Mains Exam Result

The result of mains examination will be declared in online mode. Shortlisted candidates will be called for Viva Voce. The final merit list will be published on the official website. The marks obtained in the Viva-voce will be added to the marks obtained in the main examination (Written) and the candidate’s position will depend on the aggregate of both. The marks obtained in the prelims exam by the candidates who are declared qualified for admission to the main exam (Written) will not be counted for determining their final order of merit.

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Questions related to DJSE

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What is final salary an entry level judge is getting in india?(qualifying exams like djse or pcs j ). If one can provide complete breakdown that would be more helpful.

Khushi 22nd Dec, 2019

Hi Yash

According to the recommendations of the first NJPC, civil judge (junior division) got Rs.12,000, district judge (Rs. 21,000) and district judge with (super time scale) got Rs.24,000 According to the second NJPC, a civil judge (junior division) will get a salary of Rs.35,000 According to this revision, the new salary of civil judge (senior division) would be Rs. 45,000 An entry level district judge would get a salary of Rs. 60,000 The second NJPC commission was appointed after a SC order.

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