BCECE 2020: Exam Date, Registration, Eligibility, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result, Counselling

Exam Date : June 20, 2020

Candidates wanting to get admitted to the reputed institutions of Bihar can opt for the BCECE Exam. BCECE 2020 will provide plenty of opportunities for the students who want to pursue a shining career in Engineering and Pharmacy. Information about the tentative dates for BCECE 2020 is given below.

Latest Update: The registration window for the BCECE 2020 restarted on May 26, 2020. The last date to apply for the exam is June 9, 2020. The new exam dates will be announced soon.

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What is BCECE Exam?

BCECE stands for Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination. BCECE is a state-level examination conducted by Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) to allow students admissions into undergraduate programs in prestigious colleges and universities of Bihar in medical, engineering, and agriculture streams. BCECE exam is also known as Bihar CET.

BCECE is one of the most prominent examinations in India that encourages thousands of brilliant students across the country to start their career in the top-notch categories. Students can directly visit www.bceceboard.com to apply for the examination.

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BCECE 2020 Overview

Given below are the highlights of the BCECE Exam:

BCECE 2020 at a glance
Exam Name Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination
Acronym BCECE
Examination Type State Level
Examination Category Undergraduate (UG)
Examination Mode Offline
Examining Authority Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB)
Date of Examination To be announced

Details regarding examination fees, form, admission card, and BCECE Exam Dates are discussed below.

BCECE 2020 Exam Date

BCECE 2020 Important Dates

Mentioned below are the dates according to the official notification released on February 19, 2020, by the BCECE board on their official website.

BCECE 2020 Exam Dates
Event Dates
Commencement of Registration May 26, 2020
Last date to apply for the exam June 9, 2020
Application Form correction Dates June 12 to June 15, 2020
BCECE 2020 Admit Card release date To be announced
BCECE 2020 Exam Date
Declaration of Results
Commencement of Counselling

BCECE 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria is different for different courses a candidate is applying for. BCECE 2020 Eligibility for different courses are discussed as follows:

For Engineering Courses

Educational Qualification: An applying candidate should have qualified 10+2 with a minimum of 45% marks (Gen/OBC) or 40% marks (for SC/ST) in a recognized board of India. General and OBC candidates should have obtained at least 45% marks in 10+2 and SC/ST candidates should obtain at least 40% marks to be eligible to apply for the exam.

Candidates should have Mathematics and Physics as compulsory subjects and one of Chemistry or Biology or Biotechnology as an optional subject.

For Pharmacy Courses

Candidates who are interested to apply for Pharmacy courses should have qualified 10+2 with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects and one of the Mathematics or Biology as optional subjects. Candidates who are appearing for the 10+2 can also apply. But they should be able to produce the passing certificate of 10+2 at the time of the admission for BCECE.

Residential Requirements of Candidates

Candidates who satisfy the following requirements will be eligible for attempting the BCECE exam:

  • Candidates whose parents are residents of the state of Bihar and India also. OR
  • Candidates whose parents are unarmed refugees in Bihar. OR
  • Candidates whose parents are from other states but are the employees of the Govt. of Bihar. OR
  • Candidates whose parents are employees of the former Govt. of Bihar whose cadre has not been divided yet and those whose post is still transferable in the state of Bihar/Jharkhand. OR
  • Candidates whose parents are Govt. of India employees posted in Bihar or employees of Government of India-run factories or institutions located in Bihar (PSU of Govt of India)

BCECE 2020 Syllabus

The BCECE 2020 Syllabus will be based on the 10th, 11th, and 12th class syllabus. Candidates will be asked the questions from the respective courses for which they have applied for. The syllabus will have topics from subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology.

BCECE 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates will be allotted a time of 90 minutes (1.5 hours) for attempting the BCECE exam. This exam will be conducted through online mode. Questions asked in the paper will be of MCQ format i.e. multiple choice will be provided while selecting the answer. Three subjects will be asked in the paper depending on the course chosen by the candidate.

The whole exam of BCECE will be divided into two stages: Stage-I and Stage-II. Stage-I will have 50 questions each from the three sections and will have no negative marking. 3 marks will be awarded for each correct answer. Stage-II exam will have three sections which will contain 100 questions each. There will be a negative marking of 1 mark for each wrong answer and 3 marks will be awarded for the right answer. Know more about BCECE 2020 Exam Pattern.

BCECE 2020 Application Form

A step-by-step BCECE Application Process is given below:

  • Step 1: First, a candidate has to go to the official website of the BCECE exam and click on the "Apply on BCECE-2020" link.
  • Step 2: Afterwards, a candidate will have to fill the online registration form and provide a valid email ID and mobile number to register. Candidates will be sent an activation code on the registered mobile number. Upon a candidate inputs the activation code in the field provided, he/she has to sign in using an email and a password.
  • Step 3: Next, a candidate has to fill in the personal details and complete this process and click on "Save & Next".
  • Step 4: After that, a candidate will need to upload signature and photograph and click on "Save & Next".
  • Step 5: The next step will be to review your application form. Candidates can review their filled information in the above-mentioned steps and finally tick the "Declaration" checkbox.
  • Step 6: The last step will be the payment of the fee. Candidates will be able to pay the fee through Offline and Online mode both. After that, they will be able to download their completely filled form which they can preserve for future use.

BCECE Application Fee

Offline Mode

Candidates can pay the fee via offline mode through Bank Challan and NEFT Challan option. They will have to choose the "Challan" option while paying the fee. They will get a print out of the Challan and then take it to the associated bank to pay the fee through cash. Candidates might have to pay the processing fee also for this transaction. The last date to pay the application fee through a challan is June 10, 2020.

Online Mode

To pay from online mode, a candidate will have to pay the fee through Credit/Debit Card/Netbanking. Candidates will have to bear the processing charge for the fee. The last date to pay the application fee through online mode is June 11, 2020.

Fee

If a candidate wants to appear for only three subjects (PCM/PCB/MBA/CBA/PCA/MCA), then they have to pay a fee of INR 1000/- (for General/OBC). If a candidate belongs to SC/ST category, then they will have to pay a fee of INR 500/-.

If a candidate has to apply for all four streams (Physics, Chemistry, Biology & Mathematics), then they will need to pay a fee of INR 1100/- (for General/OBC). But if SC/ST candidates are applying for the same, they will have to pay INR 550/-.

BCECE 2020 Admit Card

Candidates can download their admit cards from the official website (www.bceceboard.bihar.gov.in). Candidates have to bring this admit card to the examination hall on the day of examination. If a candidate finds any mistake in his/her admit card, then they can report it to the official authorities five days before the commencement of exam.

How to download BCECE admit card?

Download your BCECE 2020 Admit Card by following the steps:

  • Step 1: Candidates have to go to the official website of BCECE (www.bceceboard.bihar.gov.in)
  • Step 2: After landing on the page, candidates have to click on "Download Admit Card BCECE" notification.
  • Step 3: After that, you have to go on the portal and type their registration number and then click on "Submit" button. Otherwise, you can also log in with your email ID and password and access your admit card.

BCECE 2020 Results

Candidates will be able to check their results on the official website only. BCECE 2020 Result will be declared in the form of a merit list.

BCECE Courses Offered

Medical courses:

  • MBBS
  • BDS
  • BAMS
  • BHMS
  • BUMS
  • B.Physiotherapy
  • B. Occupation Therapy 
  • Para Medical Bachelor
  • Graduate Programs (Lab Tech, O.T. Assistant, Xray Tech, Ophthalmic Assistant, and Orthotics, and Prosthetics) and other similar programs

Engineering and Pharmacy Courses

Various engineering and pharmacy courses are available in both government and institutions accredited by the Government of Bihar. These courses are available in colleges outside Bihar with quota seats as well.

Frequently Asked Questions

You can apply for BCECE through BCECE official website online.

BCECE exam is usually conducted in the last week of April.

For PCM category, SC/ST students have to pay INR 500/- and for PCMB category, students have to pay INR 550/-.

To check the BCECE Merit List, a candidate needs to go to the official website and log in with their roll number and date of birth. They will be able to access their Merit List after BCECE has declared the results.

No, the application fee will not be refunded to you in any case.

Yes, a Bihar state candidate should have a Domicile Certificate to apply for the BCECE Exam.

There is no age limit to apply for engineering courses under BCECE.

Yes, the BCECE exam is a bilingual exam. Hence, the exam will be conducted in English and Hindi.

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Colleges which accept [BCECE]


Want to get in ?
Sourabh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Electrical and Electronics Engineering), batch of 2017
07 May 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
5/10

Eligibility criteria:- qualifications -10+2 with PCM or PCMB passed or appearing Admissions though BCECE having good rank under 2000, but now-a-days admission through JEEMAIN by CBSE. Counseling done BCECE board at IAS building Cutoffs around 45% of the total marks in entrance examination.



Want to get in ?
Shambhu
Master of Science [M.Sc.] (Information Technology), batch of 2008
26 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The candidate must clear the BCECE exam. Minimum 50-60% cutoff mark is required.



Want to get in ?
Manish
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2020
21 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The candidate must clear the JEE MAIN/BCECE exam and must have passed the 12th with minimum of INR 67% marks from a recognized institute. The minimum cutoff mark required is 62.



Want to get in ?
Manoranjan
B-tech , batch of 2020
21 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
7/10

The candidate must clear the BCECE exam and must have passed the 12th with minimum of 60% marks in PCM from a recognized institute.



Want to get in ?
Rakesh
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Mechanical Engineering), batch of 2020
19 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility criteria for the course is at least passed the 12th class examination either state board and central board. BCECE is the exam for the qualification.



Want to get in ?
Aditya
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech], batch of 2020
19 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

The eligibility criteria are to qualify and clear BCECE examination.



Want to get in ?
Anant
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Civil Engineering), batch of 2020
15 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

The candidate is eligible for +2 exam. BCECE is the exam conducted by Bihar government and based on this the candidates will be given admission.



Want to get in ?
Rahul
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2019
15 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
8/10

The candidate must clear the BCECE exam and must have passed the 12th with minimum of 60% marks from a recognized institute. Minimum 60 cutoff mark is required.



Want to get in ?
Vedprakash
B. Tech , batch of 2020
12 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
5/10

To get admission to this college you have to qualify BCECE examination which is conducted by Bihar government. Also, this examination held in two stage and the students who qualified both stages got admission in different colleges of Bihar government according to their rank.



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Dilip
Bachelor of Technology [B.Tech] (Civil Engineering), batch of 2021
11 Dec 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
6/10

The eligibility criteria is 60% in 12th board & qualifying in BCECE Board. I took BCECE board examination. 65% was the cutoff in BCECE (Civil Engineering).



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