Delhi Judicial Services Exam 2023: Syllabus, Exam Date, Notification, and High Court Recruitment
Mr. Paramjeet Sangwan

Delhi Judicial Services Exam 2023: Syllabus, Exam Date, Notification, and High Court Recruitment

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Are you a law graduate or a practicing lawyer with aspirations of joining the judiciary? If yes, then the latest announcement from the High Court of Delhi should have your full attention. The prestigious Delhi Judicial Services Exam (DJSE) for the year 2023 has been unveiled, promising a path to one of the most honorable and respected professions in the legal field.

Delhi Judicial Service Exam 2023 Notification – What You Need to Know

On the 6th of November 2023, the High Court of Delhi released the much-anticipated official notification for the Delhi Judicial Services Exam (DJSE), indicating the start of the recruitment process for the Civil Judge position within the Delhi Civil Service (Judicial Branch).

The notification brought to light 53 vacancies, which include both existing and anticipated positions. It has also set the stage for all aspiring candidates to understand the application process, eligibility criteria, selection process, and prepare accordingly.


Key Information


  • Qualification: Bachelor’s degree in law from a recognized university
  • Nationality: Indian
  • Professional Experience: Practicing lawyers are eligible to apply

Age Relaxation

  • The Delhi High Court offers age relaxation for various categories, in accordance with government norms.

Application Process

You can only complete the application form online to apply for the DJSE 2023. 

Follow the steps below to fill out the form correctly:

  1. Visit the Delhi High Court's official website and log into the portal.
  2. Register by entering all the required details like Name, DOB, Email, and Password.
  3. Now, after registration, you will receive the password and user ID. 
  4. Log in to the account using these login credentials and complete the form.
  5. Fill in all the required details, like communication and personal information.
  6. Upload necessary scanned documents in the prescribed format.
  7. Pay the respective category-wise fee online and take a printout of the form for future reference.
Study Material: Aspirants can access FREE study material by clicking here.

DJSE Exam 2023: Highlights



Exam Conducting Authority

High Court of Delhi

Name of Exam

Delhi Judicial Service Examination (DJSE)

Exam Purpose

Recruitment for Delhi Judicial Service

Eligibility Criteria

Indian national, Law graduate, Practicing advocate

Age Limit

General: Max 32 years, SC/ST: 37 years, PwD: 42 years (as of 01.01.2023)

Selection Process

Preliminary Exam (Objective), Main Exam (Written), Viva-voce (Interview)

Application Mode


Application Fee

General: Rs. 1500/-, SC/ST/PWD: Rs. 400/-

Negative Marking

0.25 marks (Preliminary Exam)


Important Dates to Remember



Notification Release

6 November 2023

Application Start Date

7 November 2023

Application Deadline

22 November 2023

Preliminary Exam Date

10 December 2023 [11 AM to 1:30 PM]

Mains Admit Card Release

To Be Notified

Mains Exam Date

To Be Notified

Mains Result

To Be Notified

Final Result

To Be Notified


Delhi Civil Judge Vacancy 2023

The High Court of Delhi has announced 53 vacancies categorized as follows:

  1. General: 34
  2. SC: 05
  3. ST: 14
  4. Total: 53


Salary Package

The Delhi Civil Judge Salary ranges from INR 56,100 to INR 1,77,500, presenting not only a respectable career opportunity but also a financially rewarding one.


Download the Notification

For detailed information and to download the official Delhi Judiciary Exam 2023 notification, click here.

How to Prepare for DJSE?

Preparing for the DJSE requires a meticulous study plan that covers the vast syllabus comprehensively. Aspirants are advised to:

  1. Review previous years' question papers
  2. Enroll in dedicated DJSE coaching, which can be accessed online
  3. Regularly read legal journals and updated law material

LegalStix Law School is committed to assisting all DJSE aspirants. We provide comprehensive online coaching, study material, and mock tests designed by experienced legal professionals.

The Delhi Judicial Service Exam 2023 is a golden opportunity for those aiming to serve the judiciary. With dedication, the right guidance, and persistent efforts, cracking the DJSE is an achievable goal. Keep a close watch on all the important dates, meticulously prepare, and you could be one of the esteemed individuals to serve as a Civil Judge in Delhi.

For more updates on DJSE preparation tips, study materials, and coaching, stay tuned to LegalStix Law School. We wish all DJSE aspirants the best of luck in their endeavors to join the judiciary.

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