(i) The particulars of our organization, functions and duties are available on the tab “about us” on the website of the Academy.

(ii) The powers and duties of the Officers and employees are as follows :

(a) Director : Head of the Institution and is appellate authority under RTI Act.

(b) Two Senior Faculty Members : Responsible academic activities, presently both the posts are vacant.

(c) Administrative Officer : Looks after the administration and is the Public Information Officer.

(iii) Decision making authority is with Hon’ble the Chief Justice-cum-Patron-in-Chief of Jharkhand High Court, there is a Governing Body, details are available on the website.

(iv) Norms for discharge of duties are in regulation framed by the state government.

(v) There is a regulation for discharging the functions of the Academy. The governance, control and administration of the academy vests in the Governing Body. The Chief Justice of the High Court of Jharkhand is the Chairman of the Governing Body.

(vi) Reading materials either generated by the Academy or supplied by resource persons.

(vii) There is no involvement of public or its representatives in formulation of policies rather the Governing Body constituted under regulation formulates the policies and takes decisions.

(viii) In tab “who is who” there is detail of Members of Governing Body under the regulations there is a provision for meeting of Governing Body, twice in a year and for day to day affairs the Patron-in-Chief is authorized to take decisions.

(ix) The directory of officers and employee are given herein below :

1. Hon’ble Mr. Justice Sanjaya Kumar Mishra, Hon’ble The Chief Justice, Jharkhand High Court-cum- Patron-in-Chief and Member, Governing Body of Judicial Academy, Jharkhand
Office: High Court EPBX No. 2480307 2481308 2482309 2482312 (Ext-104)
2772102 (Academy Chamber)
Fax: 2772008
Residence: 2410900, 2410999

2. Hon’ble Mr. Justice Shree Chandrashekhar, Judge In-charge, Judicial Academy, Jharkhand, Ranchi,
Office: High Court EPBX No. 2482323 (Ext-105)
2772101 (Judge In-charge chamber)
Residence: 2481212, 2482121

3. Sri Sudhanshu Kumar Shashi, Director
Office: 2772103
Fax: 2772008
Mobile : 9431170257

4. Sri Rajesh Kumar No.1 Addl. Director-cum-Sr. Faculty Member-I
Office: 2772002
Fax: 2772008
Mobile : 7991102108

5. Sri Onkar Nath Choudhary, Addl. Director-cum-Sr. Faculty Member-II
Office: 2772020
Fax: 2772008
Mobile : 9431188873

6. Ms.Lydia Francisca Kerketta, Administrative Officer
Office: 2772001
Fax: 2772008
Mobile : 9953561365


Scale of Pay

Sectioned Strength Men in Position
Name of Pay Band Pay Band /Scale Grade Pay
Director 70290-1540-76450 1 1
Senior Faculty Member 51550-1230-58930  2 2
Administrative Officer  27700-770-33070-920-40450-1080-44770 1 1
Section Officer PB-II 9300-34800 4800 1 1
Assistant PB-II 9300-34800 4600 2 1
Librarian PB-II 9300-34800 4200 1 1
Accountant PB-I 9300-34800 4200 1 1
Stenographer PB-I 5200-20200 2400 3 1
Driver PB-I 5200-20200 1900 4 3
Peon 1S 5200-20200 1800 6 6
Personal Assistant 1 0
Personal Assistant 1 0
Library Assistant 1 0
Computer Assistant 1 0
Bill Clerk (L.D.C.) 1 0
Junior receptionist 2 0
Superintendent 2 0
Store Keeper (L.D.C.) 3 0
Treasury Sarkar 1 0


(xii) There is no such provision of subsidy programmes.

(xiii) No recipients of concessions, permits or authorizations granted by us – Judicial Academy Jharkhand has been imparting training to the Judicial Officer and other stake holders of justice delivery system.

(xiv) All the informations regarding Judicial Academy Jharkhand is available on website of the Academy.

(xv) Public can obtain information which are not available on the academy’s website, through Right to Information Act.

(xvi) (a) Director, Judicial Academy Jharkhand, Ranchi is the Appellate Authority

(xvi) (b) Administrative Officer, Judicial Academy Jharkhand, Ranchi is the Public Information Officer.

(xvii) All other information are available on the website of the Academy.