Assistant Legislative Counsel (Oriya) Vacancy at Official Languages Wing, Ministry of Law & Justice, Legislative Department

Assistant Legislative Counsel (Oriya) Vacancy at Official Languages Wing, Ministry of Law & Justice, Legislative Department

Union Public Service Commission(UPSC) has invited Applications from the eligible candidates for the post of Assistant Legislative Counsel (Oriya) at Official Languages Wing, Ministry of Law & Justice, Legislative Department.

No of Post: 01

Age Limit: 40 Years

Pay Scale: Rs. 15,600-39,100 (PB-3) plus Rs. 6,600 (Grade Pay) (Total emoluments excluding T.A. HRA at the time of initial appointment will be Rs. 54000/-p.m. approximately)

Educational Qualification

1. Master’s degree in Law (LLM) from a University established or incorporated by or under a Central Act a Provincial Act or a State Act or any institution for higher education deemed to be a University by the Central Government or any other institution or foreign University approved by the Central Government and

Should have been a member of State Judicial Service for a period of five years.; OR
Should have held a post in the Legal Department of a State Government for five years; OR
Should have been a Central Government Servant who has had experience in Legal Affairs for five years; OR
Should have been a qualified legal practitioner who has practiced as such for five years ; OR
Should have been a teacher of Law for five years in a recognized Institution; OR
Should have five years’ experience of translation into Oriya Language of statutes, statutory rules and orders in Central Government or State Government ; OR
Should have five years’ experience of drafting of statutes in Central Government or State Government ; OR

2. Bachelor’s Degree in Law (LLB) from a University established or incorporated by or under a Central Act a Provincial Act or a State Act or any institution for higher education deemed to be a University by the Central Government or any other institution or foreign University approved by the Central Government and
Should have been a member of State Judicial Service for a period of seven years ;Or
Should have held a post in the Legal Department of a State Government for seven years; OR
Should have been a Central Government Servant who has had experience in Legal Affairs for seven years; OR 
Should have been a qualified legal practitioner who has practiced as such for seven years ;OR
Should have been a teacher of Law for seven years in a recognized Institution; OR
Should have seven years’ experience of translation into Oriya Language of statutes, statutory rules and orders in Central Government or State Government; OR
Should have seven years’ experience of drafting of statutes in Central Government or State Government.



  • Passed Secondary School Examination or any higher Examination from a recognized board or university or Institution through medium of Oriya Language or had offered Oriya as a subject in Secondary School Examination or any higher examination from a recognized board or university or any institution or foreign University approved by the Central Government.


Desirable Qualifications



  1. Five years’ experience of legislative drafting in Oriya language in Central or State Government.
  2. Bachelor’s degree from a University established or incorporated by or under a Central Act a Provincial Act or a State Act or any institution for higher education deemed to be a University by the Central Government or any other institution or foreign University approved by the Central Government with Oriya language as a subject or medium at degree level.


How to Apply

All the applications are submitted online. Click here to apply.

Last date for submission of application: 10-09-2015

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