WB Legal Service Examination 2018 – Notification & Application Details

West Bengal Legal Service Examination 2018: PSC West Bengal has announced the WB Legal Service Examination 2018. Therefore Law Graduates can apply for this Examination. Preliminary Examination of the Exam will be held in December 2018. If you are a law graduate and have been waiting for this Examination, the notification will surely help you to appear for one of the most prestigious Examinations in West Bengal. Hence get the details of the West Bengal Legal Service Examination through the section discussed below-

WB Legal Service Examination 2018 Overview

Exam AuthorityWest Bengal PSC
Advertisement No28/2018
Exam NameWest Bengal Legal Service
Start Date of Application1st November 2018
Closing Date of Application15th November 2018
Publication of Final Result29/01/2021

About West Bengal Legal Service Examination 2018

West Bengal Legal Service Examination is a competitive annual examination conducted by West Bengal PSC. Candidates selected through this test will be posted as a legal officer in various departments of WB Govt. The Examination shall have two parts – Written Examination & Interview / Personality Test. Emoluments of the Posts is as under-

Pay Scale of the Post – (PB-4A) Rs.15,600-42,000/- + Grade Pay of Rs.5,400/- besides D.A., M.A. & H.R.A. admissible as per rules.

Vacancies of WB Legal Service Examination 2018

Categories of ApplicantsVacancy
UR Candidates15
SC Candidates6
ST Candidates2
BC- A Candidates5
BC-B Candidates5
PH Candidates2

West Bengal Legal Service Examination Eligibility Details

Eligibility details of the WB Legal Service Examination are discussed below for the interested candidates.

Age Limit to Apply

Candidates age should be between 23 years to 36 Years as on 1st January 2018. Upper Age Limit relaxed as under –

SC / ST CandidatesBy 5 years
OBC CandidatesBy 3 Years
PH CandidatesBy 9 Years

While SC, ST and BC candidates of other States may apply for unreserved vacancies as General candidates.

Educational Qualification

Candidates should be a degree in Law from a recognized university. Also, applicants should have the knowledge of reading, speaking and writing in Bengali ( Not required for candidates whose mother tongue is not Bengali)

Application Process of WB Legal Service Examination 2018

All desirous Candidates willing to submit the application can submit the application through the official portal of PSC West Bengal. PSC will outrightly reject the application, if applicants submit more the application or if the applicants send the application through offline mode. Below we have shared the official Notification Link and also the direct link to WB Legal Service Examination 2018 Application. WBLS Examination 2018 Application Fees / Exam Fees particulars are also summarised below for candidate’s reference. Hope this information will be helpful for the interested candidates.

Required Application Fee

SC / ST & PWD Candidates with 40 % or more disabilityNIL
OthersRs 210/- & service charges

WB Legal Service Examination 2018 – Link Section

Official NotificationDownload
Apply OnlineClick Here
Exam Date / Admit CardClick Here
ResultClick Here
Official Websitewbpsc.gov.in