SCI Recruitment 2019: Apply online for Law Clerk cum Research Assistant Posts

SCI Recruitment 2019: Apply online for Law Clerk cum Research Assistant Posts

Online applications are invited from Indian citizens who fulfill the following Essential Qualifications and other eligibility conditions, as on 28.2.2019, for preparation of a panel of suitable candidates for engagement as Law Clerk cum-Research Assistants in the Supreme Court of India purely on contractual basis on a fixed consolidated stipend of Rs. 50,000/- per month initially during the assignment session commencing from 1.7.2019 till the closure of the Court for Summer Vacation, 2020. However, the contract can be terminated at any point of time without any notice.

Click here to read / download the official notification of SCI Recruitment 2019 for Law Clerk cum Research Assistant Posts

Click here to apply online for SCI Recruitment 2019 for Law Clerk cum Research Assistant Posts

SCI Recruitment 2019 Details:

Organization Supreme Court of India
Starting Date 01.02.2019
Job type Central Government Jobs
Job Location New Delhi
Vacancies Various
Apply mode Online
Official Website
Last Date 28.02.2019


Important Dates:

Commencement of Online Registration – 01.02.2019

Last Date of Online Registration – 28.02.2019

Uploading of Admit Cards for Written Test to the website of provisionally eligible candidates (It may be noted that admit cards for written test will not be sent by post. Candidates have to download them from the website only.) – 22.03.2019

Written Test Date – 07.04.2019 (Sunday)

Eligibility Criteria for SCI Law Clerk Recruitment 2019:

Educational Qualification:

(i) The candidate must be a law graduate (as on the date of appearing at interview) having a Bachelor Degree in Law (including Integrated Degree Course in Law) from any School/College/University/Institution established by law in India and recognized by the Bar Council of India for enrolment as an Advocate.

(ii) Candidate studying in the fifth year of the Five-Year Integrated Law Course will also be eligible to apply subject to furnishing proof of acquiring Law qualification at the time of interview/before taking up the assignment as Law Clerk-cum-Research Assistant.

(iii) The candidate must have knowledge of computer including retrieval of desired information from various search engines/processes such as Manupatra, SCC Online, LexisNexis, Westlaw etc.

 Age Limit:

Candidate must not be below the age of 18 years and above 27 years as on the last date of receipt of applications.

Method of selection:

Selection shall be made on the basis of Written Test and Interview. On the basis of the marks secured by the candidates in the Written Test, merit list will be drawn and candidates will be short-listed. Short-listed candidates, three times of actual requirement, in the order of merit, will be called for an Interview. A final select list shall be prepared as  per requirement on the basis of Written Test and Interview. Details of the Scheme of Examination, Minimum Qualifying Standards, Terms and Conditions of contractual assignment are given in the “Revised Scheme for engaging Law Clerk cum-Research Assistants on short-term contractual assignment in the Supreme Court of India” available on the website of the Supreme Court of India, i.e. It is made clear that the engagement as Law Clerk cum-Research Assistant is a full time job, purely contractual i nature. It will not confer any right on the selected candidates to claim regular appointment /continuance in service in the Supreme Court of India.

Choice of Test Centre:

The Written Test will be conducted at Test Centres in Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru and Kolkata. The applicants are required to indicate their choice of Test Centre at which they wish to appear.

Registration of application and payment of fee:

Eligible candidates are required to apply online for which the link is provided through Supreme Court website, The application will be accepted through online registration only which is likely to start from 1.2.2019. Candidates will be required to pay Application/Test Fee of Rs.200/- plus bank charges through online mode only. Fee shall not be accepted in any other form. No postal application shall be accepted. The fee shall be paid online through payment gateway provided by UCO Bank.

Closing Date for online applications:

The starting date for online registration of application is 1.2.2019 at 00.00 Hours and last date thereof is 28.2.2019 at 24.00 Hours.

How to apply for Supreme Court of India Recruitment for Law Clerk-cum-Research Assistant Posts?

  • Visit Supreme Court of India official website –
  • Search for Law Clerk-cum-Research Assistant notification link in careers/ Advertisements/ News page.
  • Download or view the official notification in their official website itself.
  • Check and verify your eligibility to Supreme Court of India Recruitment 2019. If you are not eligible for the job notification, ignore and leave space for others.
  • Go through online application link “Apply Now”
  • Create your registration on Supreme Court of India and Fill all correct details.
  • Apply for the Various Law Clerk-cum-Research Assistant job by clicking apply button
  • Upload your scanned copy of photo and signature to their application form
  • Ensure the given details are correct and accurate.
  • Submit the application
  • Make the payment, if Supreme Court of India asks. Others wise ignore this step
  • Take print out of your application form for future use.

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