BPSC Exam Dates 2020 | BPSC Calendar 2020 - 66th CCE Prelims Date Out

BPSC Combined Competitive Examination is conducted to recruit candidates 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.

Latest Update:

  • BPSC 66th CCE Prelims Exam Date has been announced. The 66th BPSC Prelims will take place on 27th December 2020.
  • BPSC 64th CCE Interview is scheduled to take place from 1st December 2020 onward. The detailed timetable for BPSC interview for 64th CCE will be released on the official website – https://bpsc.bih.nic.in/
  • On 9th September, the commission released the new BPSC exam dates for the 65th CCE Mains which is BPSC 2019 (Mains) examination.

In this article, aspirants can find exam dates and answer key of recruitment exams conducted by the BPSC.

66th BPSC CCE Exam Date

BPSC has released the 66th CCE Notification on 16th September 2020. The 66th BPSC Exam Date for Prelims are too announced by the commission on its official website – https://bpsc.bih.nic.in/. The dates of the 66th CCE is updated in the table below:

66th BPSC Exam Dates

BPSC 66th Prelims Exam Date 27th December 2020
BPSC 66th Mains Exam Date Yet to be announced

The BPSC Notification includes all the details regarding the BPSC 66th CCE or BPSC 2020 exam. Candidates can keep an update about the BPSC Notification in the linked article.

65th BPSC CCE Exam Date

Recent Update

  • The revised BPSC Exam Dates for 65th CCE Mains are 13th October, 14th October and 20th October. Earlier, 16th October was one of the dates which has been revised to 20th October. Candidates can check the notice below:

BPSC Exam Dates - 65th CCE Mains Revised Dates

  • The BPSC 2019 Mains examination (65th CCE) was earlier scheduled to take place on 4th August 2020, 5th August 2020, and 7th August 2020 but was postponed following a notice by the Commission on 9th July 2020.
  • 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:- Download PDF Here
  • 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.

BPSC 64th Exam Date | BPSC 2018 

  • BPSC 64th CCE Interview date has been released. The 64th BPSC interview will take place from 1st December 2020 onward. The detailed schedule has yet not been released by the commission.
  • BPSC 2018 Mains took place from 12th July 2019 onward. The result of BPSC 64 is out. Candidates can check the BPSC Result in the linked article.
  • BPSC 2018 Prelims took place on 16th December 2018

BPSC 63rd Exam Date | BPSC 2017

  • BPSC 63rd CCE Prelims took place on 1st July 2018.
  • BPSC 63rd CCE Mains took place from 12th January 2019 onward.

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

BPSC Exam Calendar 2020-21:- Download PDF Here

Few of the BPSC Exams in the exam year 2020 are listed below:

  1. Assistant Director, Agriculture Engineering
  2. Assistant Director, Horticulture
  3. Assistant, BPSC (Main) Competitive Exam
  4. Assistant Professor (Urdu)
  5. Assistant Engineer, Mechanical (Preliminary) Competitive Exam
  6. 30th Bihar Judicial Services Main (Written) Competitive Exam
  7. Assistant Engineer (Civil)
  8. Assistant Engineer (Electrical)
  9. 64th Combined Main (Written) Competitive Exam
  10. 65th Combined (Pre) Competitive Exam

The other important details of BPSC Exams are mentioned below:

  1. BPSC Eligibility – The aspirants should know the basic educational qualification, age limit, and other important criteria that the commission has mentioned. These criteria will make aspirants eligible to sit for the exam.
  2. BPSC Exam Pattern – The aspirants should also be well-versed with the exam pattern of the combined competitive examination. Knowing the exam pattern in detail will help them strategize their approach towards both the prelims and mains exams.
  3. BPSC Preparation – All the aspiring BPSC exam candidates can take help from the linked article to know the preparation approach for the exam. The right booklist and a few important tips can help candidates make their journey easier.
  4. BPSC Admit Card – This a hall ticket that has to be downloaded by the candidates prior to the examination. It makes their entry into the examination centre valid. Candidates can know from where they can download the admit card and how to download it from the linked article.

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: