BPSC stands for the Bihar Public Service Commission. The BPSC examination takes place annually or as and when announced by the commission. The exams conducted by BPSC recruit for Group A, B, C posts in the state administration of Bihar.
Among the various exams, the Combined Competitive Exam (CCE) is one of the most prestigious and tough exams. The CCE exam of BPSC recruits for about 20 posts and services.
In this article, aspirants can find exam dates and answer key of recruitment exams conducted by the BPSC.
BPSC 66th Exam Date
BPSC is yet to release 66th CCE notification. The 66th BPSC Exam Dates will be announced by the commission on its official website – https://bpsc.bih.nic.in/. The dates of the 66th CCE will be updated in the table below, once the official BPSC Exam Dates are out:
66th BPSC Exam Dates
|BPSC 66th Prelims Exam Date||Yet to be announced|
|BPSC 66th Mains Exam Date||Yet to be announced|
BPSC 65th Exam Date
- BPSC Notice dated 19th June 2020 has confirmed the exam date of 65th CCE Mains. The BPSC Mains 2019 exam dates are 4th August 2020, 5th August 2020, and 7th August 2020. The schedule of the 65th Combined (Main) Competitive Examination will be released on the official website soon.
- BPSC Notice on 29th May 2020 – 65th Combined (Main) Competitive Examination/ BPSC 65th CCE Mains application submission date extended from 24th June 2020 to 30th June 2020.
- 65th Combined (Preliminary) Competitive Examination Results announced
- 65th Combined (Preliminary) Competitive Examination Answer Key:-
- 65th Combined Competitive Examination Preliminary Examination took place on 15 October 2019. It was conducted in a single shift from 11 am to 2 pm at 718 exam centers spread over 35 districts. About 4 lakh candidates had registered for the preliminary exam.
The BPSC Exam is conducted on similar lines as the IAS Exam. The exam pattern of BPSC CCE is given below:
- Stage 1 – Prelims – 150 marks (Objective Type)
- Stage 2 – Mains – 900 marks (Descriptive Theory)
- Stage 3 – Interview – 120 marks (Oral)
Candidates preparing for 65th CCE & 66th CCE can also go through the BPSC syllabus in the linked article.
BPSC Exam Calendar 2020
Few of the BPSC Exams in the exam year 2020 are listed below:
- Assistant Director, Agriculture Engineering
- Assistant Director, Horticulture
- Assistant, BPSC (Main) Competitive Exam
- Assistant Professor (Urdu)
- Assistant Engineer, Mechanical (Preliminary) Competitive Exam
- 30th Bihar Judicial Services Main (Written) Competitive Exam
- Assistant Engineer (Civil)
- Assistant Engineer (Electrical)
- 64th Combined Main (Written) Competitive Exam
- 65th Combined (Pre) Competitive Exam
The dates of BPSC CCE exams (Prelims) are given in the table below:
|63rd CCE||1 July 2018|
|64th CCE||16 December 2018|
The BPSC Mains Dates are given in the table below:
|63rd CCE||January 12, 2019, onward|
|64th CCE||July 12, 2019, onward|
The aspirants can also check details about other Public Service Commission exams, latest notifications which act as an entry point for coveted services in the state administration; below: