SSC JHT Exam Analysis 2020 | Questions Asked | Previous Year Paper

SSC JHT Exam Analysis: SSC JHT(Junior Hindi Translator) is a national level exam conducted by the SSC(Staff Selection Commission) for the recruitment of Junior Hindi Translator, Junior Translator, Senior Hindi Translator and Hindi Pradhyapak post in various government departments, ministries and organizations. SSC has released the revised exam dates for the SSC JHT Exam which was earlier postponed due to the COVID-19 Situation in the Country.

SSC JHT EXAM details

The Following Page Contains the SSC JHT Exam Analysis, Question Asked and Previous year paper, reading this will help the candidates in understanding the difficulty level of questions and the changes that need to be made in their Preparation Strategies.

SSC JHT Notification and Exam Dates

Exam Events Dates
SSC JHT Notification Release 29th June 2020
Submission of Online Application Starts 29th June 2020
Submission of Online Application ends 25th July 2020(5:00 PM)
Last date and time for making online fee payment 27th July 2020
Last date and time for making offline fee payment(Challan) 29th July 2020
SSC JHT Paper-I (CBE) 19th Nov 2020
SSC JHT Paper-I Result To be Updated
SSC JHT Paper-2 (Descriptive Paper) 31st Jan 2021
SSC JHT Paper-2 Result To be Updated

*CBE-Computer Based Exam

SSC(Staff Selection Commission)Revised Exam Dates Calendar

SSC JHT Exam Pattern-Computer Based Exam

The following table contains the Exam Pattern and Subjects asked in the SSC JHT Exam, which mainly consists of General English and General Hindi, further their marks distributions is also given below.

S.No Subject Number of Questions Marks Time Duration
1 General English 100 100 2 Hours
2 General Hindi 100 100
Total 200 200


  1. SSC JHT  Exam Paper-1(CBE) consists of Multiple Choice Questions only.
  2. Candidates are rewarded with 1 mark for every correct answer and there is a negative marking of 0.25 marks for each wrong answer which is deducted from the candidates final score.
  3. Paper-II(Descriptive Paper) is only given by those candidates, who attain the minimum qualifying standard in Paper-I or part thereof as may be fixed at the discretion of the SSC.

SSC JHT Exam Analysis 2020

SSC JHT Exam Analysis will be updated after the completion of SSC JHT Exam 2020


SSC JHT Exam Analysis 2019

The Following content contains the Section Wise Analysis and Questions Asked in the SSC JHT Exam, Candidates can also check the difficulty of the previous year paper and prepare for their SSC JHT 2020 Exam accordingly. 

SSC JHT Exam 2019-Good Attempts 

Subjects Good Attempts Level
General English 67-71 Moderate-Difficult
General Hindi 81-87 Moderate
Total 148-158 Moderate

SSC JHT 2019-20 Exam Analysis-General English Section

Type of Questions Number of Questions Level
Sentence Improvement 10-15 Easy-Moderate
Spelling Test 5-10 Moderate
Sentence Completion 10 -15 Easy-Moderate
Fill in the Blanks 9-10 Easy-Moderate
Synonym 5 Easy
Antonym 5 Easy
Phrase Replacement 8 Moderate
Idioms and Phrases 8 Easy-Moderate
Cloze Test 10 Easy-Moderate
Reading Comprehension 10-15 Easy-Moderate
Spotting the Error 15 Easy-Moderate
Sentence Structure 7-10 Easy-Moderate
Total 200 Questions Easy-Moderate

SSC JHT 2019-20 Exam Analysis-General Hindi Section

Type of Questions Number of Questions Level
वाक्य पुनर्व्यवस्था 10 Easy-Moderate
मुहावरे एवं लोकोक्ति 10 Moderate
पर्याय (समानार्थक शब्द) 5-10 Easy-Moderate
शब्द वर्तनी 10-15 Easy-Moderate
विलोम शब्द 10-15 Easy
अनुच्छेद में रिक्त स्थान 10 Easy
वाक्य पुनर्व्यवस्था 10-20 Easy
रिक्त स्थानों की पूर्ति 8-10 Easy-Moderate
वाक्य त्रुटी 10 Easy-Moderate
गद्यांश 20 Easy
Miscellaneous Questions 10-20 Easy
Total 200 Questions Easy-Moderate


SSC JHT Exam Cut-off 2019-20

The SSC JHT Exam Cut-off is determined on the basis of following factors:-

  • Vacancies Offered by the SSC(Staff Selection Commission)
  • Number of Candidates appeared in the Exam.
  • Difficulty level of the Exam
  • Previous Year Paper Cut-off

The following Table contains the Cut-off for SSC JHT Exam 2019-2020 which are divided into different Categories.

Category SSC JHT Paper-1(Cut-off) SSC JHT Paper-1 and Paper-2(Cut-off)
UR 177.75 273.75
OBC 113.75 251.75
SC 100.50 257.00
ST 86.50 238.75
OH 89.00 237.00
VH 40.00 187.25


Q1. When is the Computer Based Exam(CBE) for SSC JHT 2020-21? 

Ans. The Paper-1(CBE) for SSC JHT 2020-21 is expected to happen on 19th Nov 2020.

Q2. What is the total number of questions asked in SSC JHT Exam?

Ans. Total number of questions asked in the SSC JHT Exam is 200.

Q3. What was the Cut-off for the Unreserved category for SSC JHT Exam in 2019?

Ans. The Cut-off for Unreserved category for SSC JHT Exam in year 2019 was 177.75 marks which is out of 200 total marks.

Q4. How many vacancies are there for the SSC JHT Exam 2020-21 as given in the Notification?

Ans. The Following table contains the number of vacancies for both JHT and SHT

Name of Post Number of Vacancies(Tentative)
Junior Hindi Translator 275
Senior Hindi Translator 8

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