Staff Selection Commission is ready to conduct Junior Hindi Translators (in Subordinate Offices) and Hindi Pradhyapak (Central Hindi Training Institute) and Senior/Junior Translators in Ministry of Defence Examination, 2014. The examination will be conducted on 8 June 2014. The candidates might be searching for pattern of exam and syllabus. Here, we provide Exam Scheme and Syllabus for exam.
The examination will comprise of two parts:
- Part I: Written Examination carrying 400 marks;
- Part II: Personality Test (Interview) carrying 100 Marks
Part I: Written Examination: The Written Examination will be held on 08 June 2014 and will consist of two papers. The maximum marks allotted to each paper and the duration of each paper will be as under:
Paper-I will consist of Objective Type- Multiple choice questions only. Paper-II shall be evaluated in respect of only those candidates, who attain the minimum qualifying standard in Paper-I or part thereof as may be fixed at the discretion of the Commission.
- General Hindi : 100 marks (Objective type)
- General English : 100 marks (Objective type)
The questions will be designed to test the candidates’ understanding of the languages and literature, correct use of words, phrases and idioms and ability to write the languages correctly, precisely and effectively. The questions will be of degree level.
Translation and Essay: 200 Marks (Conventional Type)
The paper will contain two passages for translation-one passage for translation from Hindi to English and one passage for translation from English to Hindi, and an Essay each in Hindi and English, to test the candidates’ translation skills and their ability to write as well as comprehend the two languages correctly, precisely and effectively.
The level of the paper will be consistent with the educational qualifications prescribed.