Table of Contents:
- What is BCECE?
- BCECE 2020 Overview
- Eligibility Criteria
- Application Form
- Important Documents
- BCECE Syllabus
- Exam Marking Scheme
- BCECE question papers
- Frequently Asked Questions
What is BCECE?
BCECE (Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination) is a state-level test conducted by the BCECE board. Aspirants seeking admission to Pharmacy, Para-medical and Agricultural courses in the state of Bihar can apply for Bihar Combined Entrance Test. BCECE will be held for PCMB subjects on 12 April 2020 and for Agriculture, it will be conducted on 13 April 2020.
BCECE 2020 Overview
|Bihar Combined Entrance Test 2020|
|BCECE exam dates||12 April 2020 and 13 April 2020|
|Mode of examination||Offline|
|Duration of examination||90 minutes for every subject|
|Courses||Pharmacy, Para-medical and Agriculture|
|Subject||Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology and Agriculture|
|Question Type||Multiple Choice Questions|
Candidates applying for BCECE must be a citizen of India.
2. Domicile Requirement
- Candidates applying for BCECE should have a domicile of Bihar.
- The parents of the candidate should be a permanent resident of Bihar
- If the parents of the candidates are from a different state, they should be Government employees of Bihar.
3. Age Limit
There is no lower age limit or an upper age limit to appear for BCECE.
Candidates who have completed or will be appearing for Class 12 examination are eligible to apply for BCECE.
5. Qualifying marks
Candidates from the general category should score 45% marks in Class 12 examination and SC/ST/OBC Category should score 40%.
6. Qualifying Subjects
The candidates must have studied subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology in Class 12.
BCECE Application Form
Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Exam (BCECE) Application Form 2020 has been available online on the official website https://bceceboard.bihar.gov.in/ from 20 February 2020. The last date to apply for BCECE is 18 March 2020.
BCECE 2020 Application Form Important dates
|Online registration opening date||20.02.2020|
|Online registration closing date||18.03.2020 (11:59 pm)|
|Last date of payment of application fee through challan||19.03.2020|
|Last date of payment through Netbanking or credit/debit card||20.03.2020 (11:59 pm)|
|Correction window of application form||21.03.2020 to 24.03.2020|
The candidates should upload the documents with the following specification while filling the application form
|Photograph||Size limit: Upto 100KB|
|Dimension:3.5 cm to 4.5 cm|
|Signature||Size limit: Upto 100KB|
|Dimension:3.5 cm to 1.5 cm|
The following documents need to be brought to the examination hall without fail:
- Admit card
- Valid ID proof (PAN card, Aadhaar card, Voter ID or any valid document issued by the government)
BCECE syllabus includes subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology for Pharmacy and Para-medical courses. Agriculture aspirants should check the agriculture syllabus.
BCECE 2020 Syllabus: Physics
|Atoms and Nuclei|
|Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation|
|Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Currents|
|Kinetic Theory of Gases|
|Laws of Motion|
|Magnetic Effects of Current and Magnetism|
|Oscillations and Waves|
|Physics and Measurement|
|Properties of Solids and Liquids|
|Work, Energy, and Power|
BCECE 2020 Syllabus: Chemistry
|Physical Chemistry||Basic Concepts of Chemistry|
|States of Matter: Gases and Liquids|
|Structure of the Atom|
|Inorganic Chemistry||Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure|
|Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties|
|d- and f- Block Elements (Actinoids, Lanthanide, Coordination Compounds)|
|General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements (Metallurgy)|
|Group 1 and Group 2 Elements|
|Preparation and Properties of some important Compounds|
|s-Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline Earth Metals)|
|p-Block Elements (Group 3 and Group 4 Elements)|
|Organic Chemistry||Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers|
|Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic acids|
|Biomolecules (Vitamins, Carbohydrates, Proteins, Nucleic Acids)|
|Chemistry in Everyday Life|
|Classification of Hydrocarbons (Alkanes, Alkenes, Alkynes, Aromatic hydrocarbons etc.)|
|Haloalkanes and Haloarenes|
|Organic Chemistry- Some Basic Principles and Techniques|
|Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen Amines, Cyanides, Isocyanides and Diazonium Salts|
|Polymers and their Classification|
BCECE 2020 Syllabus: Mathematics
|Binomial theorem and its simple applications|
|Complex numbers and Quadratic equations|
|Limit, Continuity, and Differentiability|
|Matrices and Determinants|
|Permutations and Combinations|
|Sequences and Series|
|Sets, Relations, and Functions|
|Statistics and Probability|
BCECE 2020 Syllabus: Biology
|Biology & Human Welfare|
|Biotechnology and its Applications|
|Cell: Structure & Function|
|Diversity in Living World|
|Ecology & Environment|
|Genetics & Evolution|
|Structural Organisation in Animal and Plants|
BCECE 2020 Syllabus: Agriculture
|Dairy and Fish Production|
|Introductory Agriculture and Agrometeorology|
|Medicinal and Aromatic plants|
|Plant breeding and genetics|
|Preservation of fruits and vegetables|
|Soil as a medium of plant growth|
Exam Marking Scheme
BCECE examination includes subjects like Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Biology and Agriculture. Depending on the course candidates want to apply, they can pick the subjects they want to attempt in BCECE. The BCECE question paper has sections from the following group of subjects.
- PCM: Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
- PCB: Physics, Chemistry and Biology
- PCMB: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology
- CBA: Chemistry, Biology and Agriculture
Each subject includes 100 multiple-choice questions. BCECE examination has negative marking, for every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted. The following table gives details of the marking scheme for every subject.
|Subject||Number of Questions||Marks Allotted||Duration of examination|
|Physics||100||400||90 minutes for each subject|
BCECE Question Paper
BCECE 2020 question paper with solutions will be uploaded soon after the examination.
Frequently Asked Questions on BCECE
What is BCECE?
BCECE(Bihar Combined Entrance Test) is a state-level test conducted by the BCECE board. Candidates seeking admission to Pharmacy, Para-medical and Agricultural courses in the state of Bihar can apply.
How to apply for BCECE?
You can apply for BCECE online on the official website https://bceceboard.bihar.gov.in/ from 20 February 2020 to 18 March 2020.
When is BCECE 2020 exam conducted?
BCECE 2020 will be conducted by the Bihar board on 12 April 2020 and 13 April 2020.