SSC JHT Notification 2020: Staff Selection Commission has announced the recruitment of Junior Hindi Translator, Junior Translator, Senior Hindi Translator and Hindi Pradhyapak Examination, 2020 on 29th October 2020, it gets delayed due to COVID-19 lockdown. It is a good piece of information in the time of crises. The new dates for SSC JHT exam are announced with the notification, the SSC JHT online application are active between 29th June 2020 and 25th July 2020. Check Eligibility Criteria, Notification, Exam Dates, and online application link.

Update: The SSC JHT New Exam Date has been released by the SSC as on 21st July 2020. The Exam will now be held on 19 November 2020 (Revised).

SSC JHT 2020 Notification

SSC has released notification for the recruitment of Junior Hindi Translator, Junior Translator and Senior Hindi Translator Examination in different department. Candidates are requested to apply for the SSC JHT 2020 before the last date of the application form, otherwise they may face some problem due to rush at the server. Check their eligibility for the post and start preparing for the said exam. Check the update regarding the details of the associated dates, eligibility criteria, online application. Candidates can apply online for SSC JHT through the given link given below.

SSC JHT 2020-21 Notification
Events Dates
SSC JHT 2020 Notification 29th June 2020
Online Form submission Start 29th June 2020
Last Date to Apply Online for SSC JHT 2020 25th July 2020
Last date for generation of offline Challan 29th July 2020
Last date for payment through Challan
(during working hours of Bank)
31st July 2020
Admit Card of Paper-I September 2020
SSC JHT 2020 Paper-I 6th October 2020
19 November 2020 (Revised)
Admit Card of Paper-II January 2021
SSC JHT 2020 Paper-II 31st January 2021

SSC JHT Exam Date 2020

SSC has released exam dates with the notification. Check SSC JHT exam dates. SSC JHT 2020 Tier 1 will be conducted on 06th October 2020. The Answer Key and Result will expected in November 2020. The Mains exam is going to conduct from 31st January 2020.

SSC JHT 2020-21 Exam Dates
Exams Dates
SSC JHT Tier I Date 06th October 2020
19 November 2020 (Revised)
SSC JHT Tier II Date 31st January 2021

SSC JHT Vacancy 2020

The tentative Vacancy for SSC JHT 2020 exam are released in notification. Check SSC JHT vacancy table in the image.

Post Vacancies
Junior Translator/ Junior Hindi Translator 275
Senior Hindi Translator 8
Total 283

SSC JHT Recruitment 2020: Pay Scale

The Pay Scale offered to SSC JHT/Translator is a great career opportunity to the candidates with the required qualifications. As per their educational qualifications, candidates are posted under Level 6, Level 7 and Level 8. Check out the below table that depicts the post wise distribution of pay scale. Post wise distribution of pay scale of SSC JHT / Translator has been depicted through the table:

Code Name of the post Pay Scale
A Junior Translator in Central Secretariat Official Language Service(CSOLS) Level 6 (Rs 35400-112400)
B Junior Translator in M/o Railways (Railway Board) Level 6 (Rs 35400-112400)
C Junior Translator in Armed Forces Headquarters (AFHQ) Level 6 (Rs 35400-112400)
D Junior Translator/Junior Hindi Translator in subordinate offices who have adopted Model RRs of DoP&T for JT/JHT Level 6 (Rs 35400-112400)
E Senior Hindi Translator in various Central Government Ministries/ Departments/ Offices Level 7 (Rs 44900-142400)
G Hindi Pradhyapak in Central Hindi Training Institute(CHTI) Level 8 (Rs 47600-151100)

SSC JHT Recruitment 2020: Eligibility Criteria

  1. SSC JHT Essential qualifications:
    (a) For post codes ‘A’ to ‘D’: Master’s degree from a recognized University in Hindi with English as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level; or Master’s degree from a recognized University in English with Hindi as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level; or Master’s degree from a recognized University in any subject other than Hindi or English, with Hindi medium and English as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of a examination at the degree level; or
    Master’s degree from a recognized University in any subject other than Hindi or English, with English medium and Hindi as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level; or Master’s Degree from 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.
    (b) For post codes ‘E’ (Senior Hindi Translator in various Central Government Ministries/ Departments / Offices): Master’s degree in Hindi with English as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level from a recognized University; or Master’s degree in English with Hindi as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level from a recognized University; or Master’s degree in any subject other than Hindi or English, with Hindi medium and English as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of a examination at the degree level from a recognized University; or Master’s degree in any subject other than Hindi or English, with English medium and Hindi as a compulsory or elective subject or as the medium of examination at the degree level from a recognized University; or Master’s Degree of a recognized University in a 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 three years‟ experience of translation work from Hindi to English and vice versa in Central or State Government Office, including Government of India Undertaking.
    (c) For post code ‘F’ (Hindi Pradhyapak in Central Hindi Training Institute): Bachelor’s degree in Hindi with English as one of the subject at degree level either as compulsory or optional from a recognized University or Institute plus Master‟s degree in any subject from a recognized University or Institute plus Bachelor of Education from a recognized University/ Institute. or Bachelor’s degree in any subject from a recognized University or Institute plus Master‟s degree in Hindi with English as one of the subjects at degree level either as compulsory or optional from a recognized University or Institute plus Bachelor of Education from a recognized University/ Institute.
    Desirable : Two years experience of teaching Hindi at Senior Secondary level under Central or State Governments or recognized educational Institution.
  2. SSC JHT Age Limit:
    General: Less than 30 years
  3. Age Relexation: The relaxation permitted for the upper aged candidates, belonging to the following categories:
    SC/ST: 5 years
    OBC: 3 years
    PwD: 10 years
    PwD+OBC: 13 years
    PwD+SC/ST: 15 years
  4. SSC JHT Application Fee
    Payable fee for SSC JHT Application is Rs. 100/-
    Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST), Persons with disability (PwD) and Ex-Servicemen (ESM) eligible for reservation are exempted from fee payment
    BHIM UPI, Net Banking or by using Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, RuPay Credit or Debit card or in cash at SBI Branches by generating SBI Challan are modes of fee payment.

SSC JHT Exam Pattern 2020

SSC Junior Hindi Translator (JHT) Exam is conducted in both Hindi and English since checking the command of the candidate over their English and the Hindi language is the main criteria for this exam. The exam pattern of Paper-I and Paper-II Exam is given below:

Parts of Paper Mode of Paper Subject Number of Questions/ Marks Total Duration
Paper- I (Objective Type)
01st October 2020
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

SSC JHT Online Application 2020

The notification for Online Application for SSC JHT Recruitment 2020 has begun on 29th June 2020. The online application link for SSC JHT 2020 has been provided below.

Important Information for SSC JHT Online Form 2020:

  1. The only mode of application is ONLINE. The printed/ hard copies of the application form will not be entertained
  2. All papers in the online examination will be of objective type multiple choice questions
  3. Candidates must check the Eligibility criteria thoroughly before applying for SSC JHT 2020
  4. One must take care of the Online application’s start and end date.
  5. Candidates will have to stay updated for downloading call letters for online test.

SSC JHT Admit Card 2020

SSC will release the JHT Translator Admit Card after the application process is over. The expected date is generally 10-15 days before the exam date, which means the tentative date could be towards the end of September 2020.

SSC JHT Result 2020

SSC JHT Result will be released after a month of SSC JHT Exam.

  • Minimum qualifying marks in SSC JHT Paper-I and Paper-II are as follows:
    UR: 30%
     OBC/ EWS: 25%
    All other categories: 20%
  • Tentative Answer Keys will be released on the Commission’s website after the Examination. Candidates may go through the Answer Keys and submit representations, if any within the time limit given by the Commission through on-line modality only, on payment of Rs.100/- per question.

SSC JHT 2020 FAQ’s

Q 1. When will SSC JHT Paper 1 be conducted?
Ans. The SSC JHT Paper I (Prelims) Exam will be conducted on 19 November 2020 (Revised).

Q 2. What is the selection procedure for SSC JHT?
Ans. The SSC JHT will be held in two stages: Prelims and Mains only.

Q 3. What is the educational qualification of SSC JHT?
Ans. The minimum qualification for SSC JHT is a Bachelor’s Degree.

Q 4. Can final year students apply for SSC JHT?
Ans. Yes. the final year student can apply for SSC JHT.

Q5. What is the Application Fee for SSC JHT?
Ans. Rs 100/- for General/ OBC, while other categories are exempted from any fee.

SSC JHT 2020 Online Application: Staff Selection Commission (SSC) has released the online application form for SSC JHT Translator 2020 on 29th June 2020. The SSC has released the dates for the Online Exam of JHT along with the notification. The SSC JHT online application is going to end on 25th July 2020.

The vacancies include Junior Hindi Translator, Junior Translator, Senior Hindi Translator and Hindi Pradhyapak Examination. The link for the online form has been active in the given article as it officially released on the website. Along with the link, instructions to fill the application form have also been given. Read further to find out.

SSC JHT Online Application Form:

SSC JHT Online application form 2020 has begun. Candidates can check the given links for filling the application form. The documents and necessary instructions for filling the application form have also been provided.

SSC JHT 2020-21 Notification
Events Dates
SSC JHT 2020 Notification 29th June 2020
Online Form submission Start 29th June 2020
Last Date to Apply Online for SSC JHT 2020 25th July 2020
Last date for generation of offline Challan 29th July 2020
Last date for payment through Challan
(during working hours of Bank)
31st July 2020
Admit Card of Paper-I September 2020
SSC JHT 2020 Paper-I 06th October 2020
Admit Card of Paper-II January 2021
SSC JHT 2020 Paper-II 31st January 2021

SSC JHT 2020: Documents Required

Documents for Reference Purpose

  • Aadhaar Card
  • 10th Marksheet
  • 12th Marksheet
  • Caste Certificate
  • Certificate of Disability(If Disabled)
  • Debit Card/Credit Card/Net banking details for Online Payment.

Documents to attach with SSC JHT Application Form

  • A scanned photograph of 4 kb and less than 12 kb  in jpg format
  • Scanned signature of 1 kb and less than 12 kb in jpg format

SSC JHT Online Application Fee

  • SSC JHT Online Application Fee payable: Rs.100/- (Rupees One Hundred only).
  • Fee can be paid through BHIM UPI, Net Banking or by using Visa MasterCard, Maestro, RuPay Credit, or Debit cards or in cash at SBI Branch by generating SBI Challan.
  • Women candidates and candidates belonging to Scheduled Castes (SC), Scheduled Tribes (ST) and Ex-servicemen (ESM) eligible for reservation are exempted from paying fee.

SSC JHT 2020: Instructions to Apply Online

  • Click the link to open the registration form page, https://ssc.nic.in/Registration/Home
  • Fill the basic identification details including Name, Date of Birth, Aadhar Card, Educational qualifications and contact details
  • Click on the save button
  • Go to the next page for filling the other contact/postal details
  • Save the details and go to the next page for uploading signature and photographs
  • Save the uploaded details and click the submit button
  • Select the payment mode and make payment
  • Save/ Download acknowledgement receipt and application form appearing on the screen to keep for future reference

Important Information for SSC JHT Online Form 2020:

  1. The only mode of application is ONLINE. The printed/ hard copies of the application form will not be entertained
  2. Applications received without the prescribed fee shall not be considered and summarily rejected
  3. Candidates must check the Eligibility criteria thoroughly before applying for SSC JHT Translator 2020
  4. One must take care of the SSC JHT Online application’s start and end date.
  5. Candidates must take a print of the filled SSC JHT Online Form and keep them for their future use.
  6. All papers in the online examination will be of objective type multiple choice questions
  7. A candidate must indicate the Centre(s) in the online Application Form in which he/ she desires to take the examination
  8. Candidates will have to stay updated for downloading call letters for online test.

SSC JHT Admit Card 2020

SSC will release the JHT Translator Admit Card after the application process is over. The expected date is generally 10-15 days before the exam date, which means the tentative date could be towards the the end of October 2020.

SSC JHT Result 2020

  • SSC JHT Result for Sub Inspector will be released after a month of SSC JHT Exam. The result could be expected in November 2020.
  • Minimum qualifying marks in SSC JHT Translator Paper-I and Paper-II are as follows:
    UR: 30%
     OBC/ EWS: 25%
    All other categories: 20%
  • On the basis of their performance in Paper I + Paper II, candidates will be shortlisted for appearing in Medical Examination. Candidates, who are successful in Medical Examination, will be called for detailed Document Verification.
  • Marks scored by candidates in Computer Based Examination will be normalized by using the formula published by the Commission through Notice No.1-1/2018-P&P-I dated 07-02-2019 and such normalized scores will be used to determine final merit and cut off marks.
  • Tentative Answer Keys will be placed on the Commission‟s website after the Examination. Candidates may go through the Answer Keys and submit representations, if any within the time limit given by the Commission through online modality only, on payment of Rs.100/- per question.
  • Any representation regarding Answer Keys received within the time limit fixed by the Commission at the time of uploading of the Answer Keys will be scrutinized before finalizing the Answer Keys and the decision of the Commission in this regard will be final. No representation regarding Answer Keys shall be entertained later.

Candidates are requested to stay updated with this page to check the upcoming notifications for SSC JHT Examination 2020.
The site will be updated with the recent notifications as soon as they are released officially.