Intermediate Diploma

Judicial Assistant


A study program is designed to prepare students as judicial assistants, equipping them with the necessary qualifications, competencies, and capabilities to serve in human rights and legal institutions, as well as lawyers’ offices. This specialized program aims to enhance the provision of legal services to Palestinian citizens, elevate the standards of professional performance within this domain, and equip students with the requisite knowledge, skills, and attitudes essential for their prospective careers.

Fields of Work & Career Opportunities

There are various career opportunities available for individuals in the field of law and justice. These opportunities include:

1. Justice Assistant in Law Firms and Legal Advisory Services: Working as an assistant in law firms and legal advisory services involves providing support to lawyers in their daily tasks and assisting with legal research, document preparation, and client communication.

2. Legal and Judicial Assistant in Court Registries: As a legal and judicial assistant, one can work in the registries of regular, administrative, and sharia courts, as well as the Constitutional Court. Responsibilities may include case management, maintaining court records, and assisting judges and court staff.

3. Judicial Assistant in Notary and Execution Departments: This role entails providing assistance in the departments of notaries and execution, involving tasks such as drafting legal documents, managing execution procedures, and liaising with relevant parties.

4. Legal and Judicial Assistant for the Public Prosecution Office: Working as an assistant for members of the Public Prosecution Office involves supporting prosecutors in their legal proceedings, conducting research, and assisting in the preparation of cases.

5. Legal and Justice Assistance in Civil Society Institutions: There are opportunities to work in civil society institutions, particularly those focused on human rights and justice. Roles may include providing legal assistance to marginalized groups, advocating for legal reforms, and promoting access to justice.

6. Legal and Administrative Assistance in Government Institutions and Departments: Working in government institutions and departments allows individuals to provide legal and administrative support. This may involve tasks such as drafting legislation, reviewing contracts, and advising on legal matters.

7. Legal and Administrative Assistance in Private Institutions, Companies, and Civil Society Organizations: Private institutions, companies, and civil society organizations often require legal and administrative assistance. Responsibilities may include contract review, compliance with legal regulations, and general administrative support.

8. Appointment in the Police as a Judicial Officer or Investigation Inspector: The police also offer career opportunities in the legal field, such as serving as a judicial officer or investigation inspector in police stations. These roles involve conducting legal investigations, gathering evidence, and assisting in criminal proceedings.

9. Judicial Institutions and the Judiciary: Career paths within judicial institutions and the judiciary provide opportunities for individuals to work as judges, magistrates, or court clerks. These roles involve presiding over legal cases, making decisions based on the law, and ensuring fair and efficient court proceedings.

10. Offices of Lawyers, Legal Advisors, and Judicial Consultants: Finally, individuals can work in the offices of lawyers, legal advisors, and judicial consultants. These roles involve providing legal advice, drafting legal documents, and representing clients in court.

These diverse career opportunities in the legal and justice field offer individuals a range of paths to pursue based on their interests and aspirations.

Contact Department

Judicial Assistant

🏠 Hebron, Al-Haras


🏢 Sun – Thu 8:00A.M. – 4:00P.M.

Additional benefits


SCME Philosophy

What additional benefits does the specialization offer students in addition to serving as judicial assistants?

• Facilitates the completion of studies and serves as a pathway towards obtaining a bachelor’s degree in the same field.
• Promotes increased investment in the judicial and legal sectors in Palestine, thereby creating enhanced job opportunities for program graduates.
• Upholds professional standards and fosters a commitment to work ethics.
• Provides flexible working hours and emphasizes the importance of teamwork.
• Enhances language proficiency across various disciplines.
• Cultivates the ability to effectively manage time and work under pressure.
• Demonstrates a strong aptitude for problem-solving and innovation.
• Encourages autonomy and the capacity to work independently.
• Establishes connections for students with relevant public and private human rights and legal institutions during their study period, facilitating opportunities for post-graduation employment absorption.

The program comprises a total of 76 academic hours, distributed evenly over a span of two years.

The Smart College of Modern Education endeavored to identify distinctive and exceptional majors through an in-depth analysis of the labor market and its requirements. The aim was to equip graduates with the necessary tools to overcome the challenges of unemployment and pave their path towards a prosperous future. The institution offered students a comprehensive range of resources for success, including a highly qualified academic faculty and an innovative educational system that seamlessly integrates theoretical and practical approaches. Moreover, the college provided state-of-the-art facilities and technologically advanced laboratories that emulate excellence, practical application, and immersive learning experiences. In addition to these academic endeavors, the college also fostered a vibrant atmosphere by offering entertainment venues for students.

Why study here?

The specialization offered by the Smart College of Modern Education is a two-year intermediate diploma program that equips students with a comprehensive set of skills in the judicial domain. These skills include:

1. Profound knowledge: The program provides students with a substantial amount of knowledge that qualifies them to pursue employment opportunities in lawyers’ offices, court registries, as well as legal departments within ministries and the Public Prosecution.

2. Competence and capability as an assistant lawyer: Students develop the efficiency and ability required to fulfill the responsibilities of an assistant lawyer, equipping them with the necessary skills to support legal professionals in various tasks.

3. Proficiency in preparing lawsuit files and drafting legal documents: The program offers students ample experience in preparing lawsuit files, drafting requests, and conducting legal procedures. This exposure enhances their capacity to handle legal documentation effectively.

4. Aptitude in managing pleadings and case files: Through practical training, students gain the ability to proficiently handle and organize pleadings and case files. This skill is crucial in maintaining an orderly and efficient legal workflow.

5. Experience and expertise in client and auditor interactions: The program focuses on fostering experience and skill in dealing with clients and auditors within the offices of lawyers and consultants. Students develop effective communication and professional conduct, ensuring they can engage with stakeholders in a competent and professional manner.

By undertaking this specialization, students are equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to excel in various roles within the legal field. The comprehensive training provided by the program prepares them to meet the demands and challenges of the judicial sector.

Why Smart College for Modern Education?

– The Smart College of Modern Education offers comprehensive programs designed to prepare highly qualified professionals for various fields.
– Our institution has developed an integrated curriculum aimed at empowering students to acquire a wide range of skills that will greatly benefit their future professional endeavors.
– We provide a practical, intelligent, and contemporary learning environment that enables students to excel and adapt to both local and global advancements.
– The Smart College of Modern Education is committed to ensuring a bright future for its graduates. To achieve this, we bring in international experts who share their expertise with our male and female students. Additionally, we facilitate opportunities for students to pursue their bachelor’s degrees at top-tier international universities, while also encouraging student exchanges with institutions worldwide.