In this post I am going to tell you about SSC Junior Hindi Translator Examination. SSC JHT Examination is one of the most popular examinations of the country. This is an annual exam conducted by Staff Selection Commission. In this post I am going to tell you about various posts of SSC Junior Hindi Translator Examination and exam pattern of this exam.
SSC Junior Hindi Translator Examination
SSC JHT Examination Posts
Junior Hindi Translator exam is conducted for recruitment of various posts including Junior Hindi Translator, Junior Translator, Senior Hindi Translator and Hindi Pradhyapak.
SSC JHT Exam Pattern
The Exam will consist of two papers Paper I and Paper II.
- a) General Hindi : 100 marks (Objective type)
- b) General English : 100 marks (Objective type)
Paper I will be of Objective Type. There will be 100 each questions on General Hindi and General English. Both the paper will be of 100 marks. The time duration will be 2 hours and 2 hours and 40 minutes for the candidates who are allowed to use scribe.
Translation and Essay: 200 Marks (Conventional Type)
Paper II will be of conventional nature and will consist of Translation and Essay. It will be of descriptive nature only. This paper will be of 200 marks. The time duration will be 2 hours and 2 hours and 40 minutes for the candidates who are allowed to use scribe.
Personality Test/ Interview:
Only those candidates who secure the minimum qualifying marks in paper I and Paper II of the written examination as may be fixed by the commission at their discretion, will be eligible to appear at the interview. Interview will be conducted for 100 Marks.
Points to Remember
- Paper-I will consist of Objective Type (MCQ) Questions only.
- There will be negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer in Paper-I. Candidates are advised to keep this in mind while answering the question.
- Marks scored by candidates in the Computer Based Examinations (Paper-I), in case conducted in multiple shifts, will be normalized and such normalized scores will be used to determine final merit.
- The Commission may at its discretion, fix qualifying marks in Paper-II.
Paper-I (Computer Based Examination): The questions will be designed to test the candidate’s understanding of the languages and literature, correct usage of words, understanding of phrases and idioms and ability to write the languages correctly, precisely and effectively. The questions will be of degree level.
Paper-II: This paper will contain two passages for translation. One passage for translation from Hindi to English and one passage for translation from English to Hindi. There will be an Essay each in Hindi and English. This paper will test the candidate’s translation skills and their ability to write as well as comprehend the two languages correctly, precisely and effectively.