SSC-JHT 2020

Application Process - SSC jht

SSC JHT 2019 Application Form has been made available at the official website from August 27, 2019. Aspirants can register for the exam by filling the application form in online mode only at Last day to apply for SSC JHT 2019 is September 26, 2019. 

Direct Link to SSC JHT 2019 Registration  

SSC JHT Application Process comprises of two parts – Part I and Part II.

  • In Part I of application form candidates have to fill up their basic details
  • Part II of involves fee payment either through BHIM UPI/ Net banking/ Debit/ Credit cards or e-challan and uploading of scanned photograph and signature.
  • Applicants have to make payment of application fee of INR 100/-. SC/ST/ PWD and women candidates are exempted from fee payment.
  • Only successfully registered candidates will be issued SSC JHT 2019 Admit Card. 
  • Correction in the application form will not be entertained after final submission.

SSC JHT 2019 Registration Highlights

Examination NameSSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019
No of Vacanciesto be notified in due course
SSC JHT Application modeOnline
SSC JHT Registration Portal
Application Fee Payment ModeBoth Online and Offline
SSC JHT Application FeeINR 100

SSC JHT 2019 Registration Dates

The important SSC JHT dates and related events are tabulated below:

EventsDates (Official)
SSC JHT 2019 Registration Began onAugust 27, 2019
Last day to Submit SSC JHT Application FormSeptember 26, 2019 (5:00 PM)
Last day to Online pay SSC JHT Registration FeeSeptember 28, 2019 (5:00 PM)
Last day to Download SSC JHT ChallanSeptember 28, 2019 (5:00 PM)
Last day to pay SSC JHT Application fees in Cash September 30, 2019 (during banking hours)
Release of SSC JHT 2019 Admit CardNovember, 2019
SSC JHT 2019 Exam Date – Paper 1November 26, 2019
SSC JHT Exam Date 2019 – Paper 2 to be notified later Check SSC JHT Exam Pattern

SSC JHT 2019 Eligibility

Candidates interested in applying for the exam should ensure that they fulfil the eligibility criteria prescribed by the commission for the recruitment process. 


Education Qualification:

  • Aspirants must have Bachelor’s Degree from the recognized University / Institution.
  • Master Degree English /Hindi as a compulsory or elective subject at degree level and relevant degree from the recognized University/Institution.

Age Limit: Age of all the applying participants should not be more than 30 years as on January 1, 2019. Category wise age limit relaxation is given below:

  • SC/ST: 5 year
  • OBC: 3 year
  • PH: 10 year
  • PH+OBC: 13 year
  • PH+SC/ST: 15 year
  • Ex serviceman: 3 years after they are out from military service from actual age.


  • Those candidates whose residential address is in India are eligible to apply for SSC JHT 2019.
  • The candidates of Indian origin who are migrants from Nepal, Bhutan, Tibet can also apply.

How to fill SSC JHT Application Form 2019?

Following are the steps to fill the application form of SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019:

Part I: New User Registration

  • Click on the link ‘SSC Junior Hindi Translator Application Form’.
  • Candidates will be redirected to the registration page.
  • Click on the ‘New Registration’ tab.
  • Enter name, father’s name, date of birth, gender etc and click on the ‘enter’ button to proceed further for the registration process.
  • Registration number and password will be generated.

Part II – Application Form Filling

  • Candidates have to log in using their registration number and password to fill this part.
  • Applicants in this part will have to choose exam center, enter personal details, basic details, and contact details.
  • After registration, upload your scanned photograph, signature mandatorily and left thumb impression if Aadhaar Card number is not given. The scanned photograph and signature should be 8-bit JPG or JPEG format.
  • The digital size of the image for the photograph file should be between 20 kb to 50 kb. Digital scanned signature file should be between 10 kb to 20 kb.
  • After uploading images of signature and photograph, click on the submit button.
  • Candidate should take print-out of challan for payment of the fee in cash generated online after completion of part I registration. Deposit the requisite fee in any branch of State Bank of India and then continue with the Part II registration.
  • Candidates who want to pay online through net banking/ debit/ credit cards can go directly to part II registration after completion of part I by clicking the ‘payment’ tab.
  • After completion of the payment procedure, the candidate may take a print out of their filled application form.

SSC JHT 2019 Application Fee

Applicants of SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 will have to make payment of INR 100/- (Rupees One Hundred only) as application fee. Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes, Persons with disability, Ex-servicemen and Women candidates are exempted from SSC JHT fee payment.

Mode of Fee Payment:

  • Fee can be paid through online mode using the BHIM UPI, Net banking and any of the credit and debit cards.
  • Candidates opting to pay the fee in cash, should take print-out of challan generated online after completion of part I registration. Then, pay the requisite amount of fee in branch of State Bank of India and then continue with the Part II registration.

Details in SSC JHT Application Form

These are the details of the application form:

Details AskedFilling Criteria
GenderChoose gender among male, female
CategoryChoose your category from the drop down list:
General, Other backward class, Scheduled Caste, Scheduled Tribe, Persons with disability.
Education QualificationEnter your qualification in the order of latest to oldest.
For post codes ‘A’ to ‘D’
Master’s degree from a recognized University.
Recognized Diploma or Certificate course.
For post codes ‘E’
Master’s degree from recognized University.
Recognized Diploma or Certificate course.
For post code ‘F’
Master’s degree from recognized University.
Bachelor’s degree with Hindi and English as main subjects.
For post code ‘G’
Bachelor’s degree from recognized University.
Use ‘Others’ if any particular Educational Qualification or Subject is not assigned a code.
Communication detailsFill the communication details asked including your Name in English in capital letters, city, state and 6 digits PIN.
Preference for Posts (A) Central Secretariat Official Language Service Junior Translator (CSOLS) .
(B) Ministry of Railway Junior Translator (Railway Board).
 (C) Armed Forces Headquarters Junior Translator (AFHQ).
 (D) Junior Translator / Junior Hindi Translator for Model RRs of Do P&T for JT/JHT.
 (E) Senior Hindi Translator
 (F) Post of Junior Translator or Junior Hindi Translator in offices who         have not taken post of RRs Do P&T for JT/JHT .
(G) Hindi Principle in Central Hindi Training Institute (CHTI).

SSC JHT Form Correction 2019

These are the steps to correct the details before submitting SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 Application Form:

    • To edit or correct any information in Part -I registration, click on edit option before final submission.
    • These details must be correct as per your testimonial:
      1. Name of Candidate.
      2. Date of birth
      3. Category
      4. Age 
      5. Address
      6. Educational details
      7. Email id and Mobile number

Exam Pattern - SSC JHT

Staff Selection Commission has specified SSC JHT 2019 Exam Pattern and Syllabus in its official notification. It will be conducted in two phases – Paper 1 and Paper 2. Paper 1 will be conducted on November 26, 2019 in online mode. 

  • Paper 1 is an objective type computer based test. 
  • It will have questions on General English and General Hindi.
  • Only candidates qualifying in Paper 1 will be eligible to appear in Paper 2.
  • Paper 2 is a descriptive type pen paper based test.
  • It will have questions on translations and essay writing.
  • Final selection will be based on candidate’s performance in both the papers. 

Read further to know the exam pattern of Paper 1 and Paper 2, syllabus, marking scheme, important books and preparation tips for SSC JHT 2019.

SSC JHT 2019 Exam Pattern in Detail

Name of the examSSC Junior Hindi Translator Exam
Conducted byStaff Selection Commission
Number of Stages2 – Paper 1 and Paper 2
Exam Mode

Paper 1 – Computer Based Test (Online)

Paper 2 – Pen Paper Based Test (Offline)

Exam Type

Paper 1- Objective

Paper 2 – Descriptive

Number of sections

Paper 1: General English and General Hindi

Paper 2: Translation and Essay Writing

Negative Marking

Paper 1 – 0.25 marks

Paper 2 – No negative marking 

Exam duration 2 hours each paper
Maximum marks200 Marks each paper


SSC JHT Paper 1 Pattern

  • Paper 1 is a Computer Based Test having multiple choice questions.
  • It consists of two sections – General English and General Hindi.
  • Each section has 100 questions and total time duration is 2 hours.
  • There is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer. 
SSC JHT Paper SectionsNumber of QuestionsDuration
Paper 1General Hindi100

A cumulative duration of 2 hours

(2 hours 40 minutes for PWD candidates)

General English100
Total2 sections200 Questions2 hours

SSC JHT Paper 2 Pattern

  • Paper 2 is pen paper based test having descriptive questions.
  • This paper consists of translation and essay writing questions
  • In translation, candidates will be asked to translate one Hindi passage to English and one English passage to Hindi language.
  • In essay writings, candidates have to write one essay in Hindi and one in English.
SSC JHT Paper SectionsNumber of QuestionsDuration
Paper 2Translation2

A cumulative duration of 2 hours

(2 hours 40 minutes for PWD candidates)

Essay Writing2
Total2 sections4 Questions2 hours

SSC JHT 2019 Marking Scheme

  • Paper 1 has a total of 200 MCQs, 100 each from General English and General Hindi.
  • Each question carries 1 mark and there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each incorrect answer.
  • Paper 2 will have 4 questions. There is no specific marking pattern followed in paper 2. 
  • Maximum marks for both Paper 1 and 2 is 200. There is no negative marking applicable in Paper 2.
  • SSC JHT marking scheme for Paper 1 and Paper 2 is tabulated below:
SSC JHT PapersSectional Marking SchemeTotal Marks
Paper 1

General English – 100 marks

General Hindi – 100 marks

200 Marks
Paper 2

Translation – 100 marks (approx.)

Essay writing – 100 marks (approx.)

200 Marks


SSC JHT 2019 Syllabus

SSC JHT Paper 1 will test candidates’ knowledge, competence and grasp over Hindi and English language. Paper 2 will test candidates’ translation skills and their ability to write as well as comprehend the two languages correctly, precisely and effectively. SSC JHT Syllabus for Paper 1 and Paper 2 are mentioned below:

SSC JHT Paper 1
General Hindi

Antonyms, Synonyms, Phrases/ Muhavare, proverbs, Comprehension, Knowledge of Hindi

General English

Grammar, Comprehension, Sentence Completion and Structure,  

Vocabulary, Articles, Tenses, Spelling Test, Unseen Passages, Synonyms

SSC JHT Paper 2

(4 descriptive questions)


1 passage for translation from Hindi to English

1 passage for translation from English to Hindi.

Essay Writing

1 Hindi essay writing question 

1 English essay writing question

Result - SSC jht

SSC JHT 2019 Result for Paper 1 will be released in the month of December, 2019 on the official website. Candidates will have to download the result from by logging in with their registration number and date of birth. The result is released in the form of a PDF containing candidates’ roll number and marks. Check SSC JHT Cutoff

Latest: SSC JHT 2018 Result for paper II has been released on the official website – Check Here

  • SSC JHT 2018 Cut Off has been released  – Check Here
  • The exam is conducted in two phases – Paper 1 and Paper 2.
  • Candidates clearing Paper 1 will qualify to appear in paper 2. Check SSC JHT Exam Pattern
  • Paper 2 will tentatively be held in the month of January, 2020.
  • The final merit list will be based on candidates’ performances in Paper I and Paper 2.
  • Candidates must preserve their SSC JHT Admit Card till the conclusion of recruitment process.
  • In 2018, a total of 15,573 candidates appeared for SSC JHT exam out of which 2,041 candidates qualified for paper II.

SSC JHT 2019 Result Dates

Here are the important dates regarding release of SSC JHT 2019 Result:

SSC JHT 2019 Exam Date for Paper INovember 26, 2019
Release of SSC JHT 2019 Result for Paper IDecember, 2019
SSC JHT 2019 Exam Date for Paper IIJanuary, 2020
SSC JHT 2019 Result for Paper IIFebruary, 2020

How to Check SSC JHT 2019 Result?

SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 Result will be published on the official website. Candidates who appear for the online examination will be able to download their mark sheet. Here are simple steps to download the mark list:

  1. Visit the official website of Staff Selection Commission i.e
  2. Click the Result tab on the right-hand side on Homepage.
  3. The Result tab will display level-wise exams.
  4. Click on “JHT” which is located at the seventh tab from left to right.
  5. On the right-hand side, click on Result and Marks files.
  6. The page will navigate to a new page displaying pdf version of results.
  7. Candidates can download the result PDF and save it for future reference.

SSC JHT 2019 Cutoff

Staff Selection Commission will release the cut off list for Paper I, Paper II and Final Cut off. Paper I cut off will be released after the result of the Computer Based Test. Paper II cut off will be released after the result of descriptive exam. The final cut off will combine both Paper I and Paper II marks.

  • The cut off list will mention Preference, Department, Category of the Applicants, Vacancy for the applied post, whether filled or unfilled and the total marks of the applicants.
  • The cut off score for SSC JHT 2019 is based on the difficulty level of exam, total number of vacancies, number of candidates appeared for exam and total marks of exam.
  • The cut off enables the applicants to know if they are qualified in the examination or not.
  • Applicants will be selected after the result and release of cut off list 

SSC JHT 2018 Cut Off

CategorySSC JHT Paper I CutoffSSC JHT Final Cut Off Paper ( I+II ) 

SSC JHT 2017 Cutoff

CategorySSC JHT Paper I CutoffSSC JHT Paper II Cutoff
 Unreserved 140 135
 OBC 132 119
 SC 128.75 108
 ST 114.75 65
 OH 99.25 64
 VH 113 64
 HH 72 64

SSC JHT 2016 Cutoff

CategorySSC JHT Paper I CutoffSSC JHT Paper II Cutoff
 Unreserved 122 131
 OBC 110 107
 SC 108 105
 ST 85 65
 OH 82 62
 VH 80 62
 HH 30 62

SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 Answer key

SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 Answer Key for paper 1 will be released on the official website in December, 2019. Applicants can check their marked responses and cross check with the answer key. The official answer key will be released after the examination. Applicants who appeared for the examination will be able to download the answer key.

Here are the steps to download the SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 Answer Key:

  • Visit the official website by clicking here
  • Click on the “Result” tab on the right
  • Click on “SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 Answer Key”
  • Select a group from “A, B, C or D”
  • A new page in PDF format will be opened
  • Download the answer key
  • Applicants can download their OMR sheets from the result tab

Applicants can submit challenges with proof within 7 days after the release of the answer key.

SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 Merit List

Staff Selection Commission (SSC) will conduct the examination, assess the answer sheets and declare the result. SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 Merit List will be published on the website after results.

  • SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 Merit List will be based on the marks secured by the applicants in the combination of Paper I and Paper II which are Computer based Test and Descriptive Test.
  • SSC will be responsible for publishing the Merit list on the official website.
  • A merit list on the basis of marks secured by the applicants with their roll numbers.
  • On the basis of category, another merit list at the same time will be published.
  • Applicants on the basis of Merit ranks will be called for document verification and further process of recruitment.

SSC JHT 2019 Selection Process

Here is the process of recruitment post Paper II examination in detail

  • On the basis of result of Paper I, the qualified applicants will be called to appear for Paper II examination.
  • SSC Junior Hindi Translator 2019 Result for Paper II examination will be declared in July 2019 as expected.
  • The selection of candidates will be based on the merit rank and preferences of the applicants and the eligibility.
  • A final list of qualified candidates is then categorized on the basis of vacancy position, category-wise details for the post of Junior Hindi Translator.

Practice paper - ssc jht

SSC JHT Exam is conducted for the recruitment of Junior Hindi Translator, Junior Translator, Senior Hindi Translator and Hindi Pradhyapak post. SSC JHT 2019 will be held on November 26, 2019.

Important: SSC JHT Application Form is available at from August 27 – September 26, 2019 

  • The recruitment examination consists of two papers – Paper 1 includes General English and General Hindi while Paper 2 has questions on Translation and essay writings. Check Exam Pattern
  • Candidates must practise around 10 – 20 translation and essay questions from previous years’ papers to get used to the tricks and methods of translation.
  • General English and Hindi should also be practised through SSC JHT sample papers and mock tests.

Download previous years’ question papers of SSC JHT 2019 from below links: