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SSC JHT Preparation Tips 2024 - Check How to prepare SSC JHT Exam

SSC JHT Preparation Tips 2024 - Check How to prepare SSC JHT Exam

Edited By Vishnukumar | Updated on Sep 20, 2023 06:17 PM IST | #SSC JHT

SSC JHT Preparation Tips 2024 - The Staff Selection Commission (SSC) conducts the Junior Translator recruitment exam. The SSC JHT exam is one of the toughest exams due to 10 lakh applicants applying for it. To ace the SSC JHT 2024, candidates must prepare for the exam in a better way in order to ace the competition. Candidates must know the SSC JHT preparation tips to crack the exam. Candidates need to go through the SSC JHT 2024 exam pattern and syllabus thoroughly. In this article, we have shared some SSC JHT preparation tips, scroll down to know everything in detail.

SSC JHT Preparation Tips - How to prepare?

From the following step-by-step quick tips for SSC JHT 2024, candidates can get an idea related to the approach they must follow for SSC JHT preparations.

  • Go through the SSC JHT 2024 exam pattern and syllabus in detail.

  • Download the previous year's question papers for at least 5-10 years.

  • Go through the cut off trends to know about the difficulty level of the exam and cut off trends.

  • Build command over languages such as Hindi and English.

  • Work on translation skills.

  • Make a habit of reading, especially long editorials in Hindi and English.

  • Strengthen Grammar and vocabulary.

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SSC JHT Preparation Tips - Exam Pattern and Syllabus

There are two stages in the SSC JHT exam and candidates qualifying for one stage will be eligible to appear for the second stage, both stages of the SSC JHT are mentioned below.

  • Paper 1 - Computer Based Test

  • Paper 2 - Descriptive Test

SSC JHT Exam Pattern

Parts of Paper

Mode of Paper

Subject

Number of Questions/ Marks

Total Duration

Paper- I (Objective Type)


Computer Based Mode

(i) General Hindi

(ii) General English

(i) 100 Questions/ 100 Marks

(ii) 100 Questions/ 100 Marks

2 Hours

Paper- II (Conventional Type)

Descriptive

Translation & Essay

200 Marks

2 Hours

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SSC JHT syllabus 2024

As per the syllabus of SSC JHT 2024, candidates must study the following topics in order to qualify in the computer-based test and the descriptive tests. From the following tables, candidates can check the syllabus information for the SSC JHT, the topics and sections.

SSC JHT Syllabus for General Hindi

Grammatical Topics i.e. Samas, Sandhi, Kriya, Visheshan, etc

Hindi Synonyms and Antonyms

Hindi Paragraphs

Hindi Proverbs

SSC JHT Syllabus for General English

Fill in the Blanks

Preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms

Error Recognition

Spelling Test

Sentence Structure

Articles

Vocabulary

Sentence Completion

Verbs

Phrases and Idioms and Grammar

Correct use of words

SSC JHT Syllabus for Descriptive Test

One passage for translation from Hindi to English

One passage for translation from English to Hindi

An Essay each in Hindi and English

SSC JHT Preparation Tips - Study Materials

The role of study materials is very important while preparing for any exam. In SSC JHT as well, candidates must also get acquainted with the best study materials available. In the following table, we have shared the best books of SSC JHT, candidates can go through the list to purchase the books available.

SSC JHT 2024 Books - General Hindi

Books

Authors/Publisher

General Hindi and Concise Grammar – An Indispensable Guide for all Competitive Exams

Dr. Brij Kishore Prasad Singh

Hindi Vyakaran

Kamta Prasad Guru

Manas Hindi Grammar

Subhas Yadav

Adhunik Hindi Vyakaran aur Rachna(Hindi)

Dr. Vasudev Nandan Prasad

Idioms, Phrases & Proverbs with Hindi Meanings

H S Bhatia

SSC JHT Books 2024 - General English

Books

Authors/Publishers

English Grammar Book

Wren and Martin

Advanced Grammar in Use: A Self-study Reference and Practice Book for Advanced Learners of English; with Answers

Martin Hewings

Essential English Grammar

Raymond Murphy

Popular English Grammar (with Hindi explanations)

H S Bhatia

Competitive General English - Hindi

Think Tank of Kiran Prakashan

Objective General English

S.P. Bakshi

Best Books for SSC JHT 2024 Translation Skills & Essay (English/ Hindi)

Books

Author

SSC Junior Hindi Translator Exam

Arihant Publication

SSC Translator/Pradhyapak Recruitment Exam Guide

RPH Editorial Board

SSC Senior/Junior Hindi Translators Exam

Upkar's Publication

Hindi To English Translator Book – Step-by-Step Guidance

SC Gupta

Apart from the books, the question papers of SSC JHT are also an important part of the study materials. The question papers can be downloaded and used for practice. It helps candidates know about the types of questions asked, previous year question trends and all.

SSC JHT Preparation Tips - Cut off

The SSC JHT cut off 2024 is the minimum required mark that candidates must score in order to qualify the exam. The exam conducting authority releases the SSC JHT cut off 2024 along with the SSC JHT result 2024. It is released in online mode PDF format, and consists of the category-wise cut off marks. Candidates planning to qualify the SSC JHT exam must score the minimum cut off to qualify for each stage of the exam and subsequently be eligible to get recruited for the vacant posts.

SSC JHT Preparation Tips 2024 - Mock Tests

There are various institutions which conduct the SSC JHT mock tests, candidates who are planning to qualify the exam must give mock tests at regular intervals to assess their preparation strategy. The mock tests help candidates get an overall outlay of the exam and give a real exam-like feel to the candidates. Giving mock tests will help them strengthen their preparations more firmly.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs)

1. How many phases of the selection process is there for SSC JHT 2024 Recruitment?

There are two phases in the SSC JHT recruitment process 2024. Candidates must qualify for one stage to be eligible for the other.

2. Is it difficult to crack the SSC JHT exam?

No, it is not difficult to crack the exam, however, it might be a bit difficult due to the competitive level of the exam.

3. What is the salary of the SSC JHT exam?

The starting in-hand salary of SSC Junior Hindi Translator post  is Rs. 35400.

4. Is there negative marking in the SSC JHT exam?

Yes there is negative marking in the stage 1 which is computer based multiple choice test. 0.33 marks out of the total allotted will be deducted as negative marking.

5. What are the mandatory subjects to qualify the SSC JHT exam?

The mandatory subjects are Hindi, English and current affairs. The essay can be asked on any topic, hence candidates must know about current affairs.

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Questions related to SSC JHT

Have a question related to SSC JHT ?

hello aspirant,

YES, you are eligible for SSC JHT exam 2022.

The eligibility criteria for SSC JHT exam 2022 is as follows :

1. the candidate must not be over 30 years of age. 30 years is the maximum age limit.

II. The candidate must have the following educational qualifications :

  • Master’s degree in English with Hindi or vice versa as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level

  • Or master’s degree in any subject, with Hindi and English as a compulsory or elective subjects or medium of examination

  • Or master’s degree in any subject, with Hindi and English as compulsory or elective subjects or with one as a medium of examination and the other as a compulsory or elective subject.

To know more about the SSC JHT exam in detail, you can follow the below mentioned link to know more about it in detail : https://competition.careers360.com/articles/ssc-jht-eligibility-criteria

I hope that this will help.


Dear aspirant!

Hope you are doing great.As you have completed your graduation and pg diploma in translation ,now you are eligible for SSC jht examination.SSC JHT exam requires masters in hindi or english or diploma that you have done .If you have not finished your masters then no problem because you have your 2 year diploma that is enough to be appear for exam.

If you want to know the complete details about ssc jht then please go through the link below;

https://competition.careers360.com/articles/ssc-jht-eligibility-criteria

Hope this helps you.

Thanking you!



hi,

see as per 2020 ssc jht notifications, below mentioned post are available for candidates through ssc jht;

A. Junior Translator in Central Secretariat Official

B. Junior Translator in M/o Railways (Railway Board

C.  Junior Translator in Armed Forces Headquarters

D. Junior Translator (JT)/Junior Hindi Translator (JHT)

E.  Senior Hindi Translator in various Central

HOWEVER as per the notifications , this is not compulsory to have one english and one hindi in masters degree. candidates who has completed masters course in hindi with english as compulsory subject or have studied in english medium on degree level are eligible to apply. or candidates who has completed masters course in english  with hindi as compulsory subject or have studied in hindi medium on degree level are eligible to apply.

or

Masters Degree of a recognized University in any subject other than Hindi or English, with Hindi and English as compulsory or elective subjects or either of the two as a medium of examination and the other as a compulsory or elective subject at degree level

and

Recognized Diploma or Certificate course in translation from Hindi to English & vice versa or two years experience of translation work from Hindi to English and vice versa in Central or State Government Office, including Government of India Undertaking.

follow the official link to know in details;

https://ssc.nic.in/SSCFileServer/PortalManagement/UploadedFiles/notice_jht_29062020.pdf

The educational qualification depends on the Post code that you want to apply for. For Post codes A to D, you need to have Master's degree in Hindi with English as a compulsory or elective subject or you can also have a Master's degree in English with Hindi as a compulsory or elective subject. For Post Code E, you need to recognised Diploma or certificate course in Translation from Hindi to English and vice versa. So you need to either study in English medium and have Hindi as a language or vice versa.

Hello,

The eligibility depends on the post you are applying. For Post A to D you must have Master degree in Hindi with English as compulsory or elective or vice versa or Masters degree in any other subject other than Hindi or English with Hindi medium and English as compulsory certificate or vice versa and you must have two years experience in translating Hindi to English or vice versa in Central or State Government Office, including Government of India Undertaking and must have recognized diploma or certificate in translation from Hindi to English and vice versa. For post E you need three years experience and recognized diploma or certificate along with Masters degree in Hindi or English. For Post F Bachelor's or Master's in Hindi or English  with Hindi or English as compulsory or elective subject.

If you have required experience and have studied English subject you are eligible for it.

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