Exam Date : 16th June 2019 To 17th June 2019
Result Date : 22nd July 2019

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Application Form, Dates, Exam Centres, Admit Card, and Results

Bihar Polytechnic DCECE 

Introduction to Bihar Polytechnic 2019

  • About: The Bihar Polytechnic entrance exam is also known as DCECE. The full form of DCECE is Diploma Certificate Entrance Competitive Examination. DCECE is a state level entrance examination for admission to various Polytechnic courses in the state of Bihar.

  • Conducting Authority: Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) has all authority to Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Entrance Exam.

  • Courses Offered: It offers courses like Polytechnic Engineering (PE), Part-time Polytechnic Engineering (PPE), Para-Medical-Dental (PMD Matric level) and Para Medical (PM Intermediate Level).

  • Level: Bihar Polytechnic 2019 (DCECE 2019) is a state level exam conducted for the candidates living in the state of Bihar.

  • Frequency: The DCECE is held once in a year across many cities in Bihar, India.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Important Dates

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) has announced the schedule of Bihar Polytechnic 2019. 




From 27th April 2019 to 18th May 2019 

Admit Card

From 4th June 2019 

Exam Day

16th June 2019 (PE/PPE)   17th June 2019 (PM/PMD)


22nd July 2019

Counselling - Round 1

June 2019

Counselling - Round 2

July 2019

Counselling - Final Round

July 2019

Commencement of Classes

August 2019

Note: It is up to the authority to decide on the dates of the exam and the other schedule of the admission process. The committee will not entertain requests from the candidate's side. They also reserve the right to change the dates in case of emergencies or whenever it is required.

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Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Eligibility

Domicile – Only those candidates can register for the exam whose

  • The parent is a permanent resident of Bihar

  • Parent enjoys refugee status in the state

  • The parent is employed with Bihar government

  • The parent is employed with the central government in Bihar

  • Parent works with the UN and is currently posted in the state

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Eligibility for PE

Academic Qualification:

Candidates need to have passed Class X conducted by the Bihar Board or an equivalent. The candidates should have secured at least 35% in marks. Candidates who are appearing for the final exams of Class X are also eligible to apply.

Age Limit:

There is no particular age limit for the candidates to be eligible for Bihar Polytechnic 2019.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Eligibility for PEE

Academic Qualification:

Candidates must have cleared Class X exam or an equivalent and also hold a two-year ITI certificate.

Age Limit:

Candidates have to be 18 years of age as on July 1, 2019.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Eligibility for PMD

Academic Qualification:

The candidate needs to have passed Class X or an equivalent exam with Science and English as compulsory subjects.

Age Limit:

The candidate should be between 15 and 30 years of age. 

Get more details about Bihar Polytechnic 2019 in Bihar Polytechnic DCECE 2019 Eligibility section.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Application Process


  • Visit the official website of DCECE 2019.

  • Check for 'Click here to Apply' and click on it.

  • Fill in the basic information such as Name, date of birth, contact number, registered email address.

Application Form

  • Click on the 'DCECE 2019 Application Form'
  • Information such as Candidate's Name, Parents' Name, Nationality, Date of Birth, Course Applied for, Gender, Qualifying Examination, Residential Address, Permanent Address, Registered phone number etc.

  • It is important to note that the email address and the phone number should be valid, belonging to the candidate since most of the communication happens through the registered contact information.

Document Uploads

  • Candidates are required to upload their photograph and signature in the Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Application Form.

  • The photograph should be of a recent one and clear. Candidates are not supposed to wear sunglasses, caps, or any other accessories that will cover up the face.

  • The photograph and signature should be in the specified formats, dimensions, and file sizes. 

Payment of Application Fee

  • After filling in the necessary information and uploading the documents, candidates can pay the application fee online as well as offline.

  • For online payment, candidates can use Net banking, or Credit Card, or Debit Card.

  • For offline payment, candidates are supposed to take a printout of the State Bank's challan and submit the required amount of fee in the nearest branch of State Bank of India.

  • It is mandatory that the candidate should deposit the money within 7 days of filling up the application form.

  • Candidates can check their payment status in the applicant's login menu using his/her login credentials.

  • To know more about the process of DCECE 2019 Application, please visit Bihar Polytechnic DCECE 2019 Application Process.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Application Form Details

  • Login Credentials: Once the candidates register for the DCECE 2019, he/she will receive an email notification that has the login credentials. Candidates are not supposed to disclose the credentials to anyone and those credentials help the candidates to access the applicant's login.

  • Application Fee: 

Courses Applied



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  • Mode of Payment: Candidates can pay the application fee either online or offline

  • Online Payment: In case the candidates want to pay the application fee can use either of the options Net banking or Credit Card or Debit Card and pay the fee (additional transaction fee may be charged by the Bank).

  • Offline Payment: In case the candidates want to pay using the offline mode, they are required to drop a State Bank Callan for the required amount at the nearest State Bank branch. Candidates are required to pay the application fee within 7 days from filling in the application form and submitting it.

  • The status of the payment will be reflected in the applicant's login, which the candidates have to use the login credentials to check. There isn't any relaxation with respect to the application fee, all the candidates irrespective of the categories they belong to should pay the application fee.

  • Note: It is important for the candidates to save the payment receipt that will be displayed on the screen and the payment receipt given by the bank for future references.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Documents Upload

Candidates are requested to upload a couple of documents while filling in the application form. Candidates cannot submit the application form without uploading the document. There is not an alternative to skip it but to only upload the document. The conducting authority has set some parameters to upload the documents, the documents are supposed to fall in these criteria; if not, the documents will not be uploaded.

  • Candidate's Photograph: The size of the photograph should be less than 100 KB, that is if the photograph is more than the file size it will not be uploaded. The dimensions of the photograph are 35mm X 45mm. The format of the file should be JPEG.

  • Candidate's Signature: The dimensions of the signature should be 45mm X 35 mm. The size of the signature should be less than 100 KB. The format of the file should be JPEG. The signature will not be uploaded if they are not in the specified details.

  • To know more, please feel free to visit Bihar Polytechnic DCECE 2019 Application Form Details section.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Admit Card

Once the admit cards are issued, the official website will contain the link to download the Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Admit Card on the official website. Candidates are required to follow the instructions provided below.

  • Step 1: Go to the official website.

  • Step 2: Click on the link that says "Admit Card"

  • Step 3: Candidates are required to provide the login credentials to log into the account. The login credentials will be provided to the candidate when the registration is complete.

  • Step 4: Register Number and Date of Birth will be the login credentials.

  • Step 5: Candidates will be able to view the admit card. Download and take a few printouts and keep it till the admission process is complete. 

Note: The login credentials should not be disclosed to anyone at any point of time.

To know more, visit Bihar Polytechnic DCECE 2019 Admit Card

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Exam Centres

  • Patna

  • Bhojpur

  • Buxar

  • Rohtas

  • Bhabua

  • Nalanda

  • Gaya

  • Nawada

  • Aurangabad

  • Arwal

  • Jahanabad

  • Saran

  • Siwan

  • Gopalganj

  • Vaishali

  • Muzaffarpur

  • Sitamarhi

  • Sheohar

  • East Champaran

  • West Champaran

  • Darbhanga

  • Samastipur

  • Madhubani

  • Saharsa

  • Madhepura

  • Supaul

  • Purnia
  • Katihar

  • Kishanganj

  • Araria

  • Bhagalpur

  • Banka

  • Munger

  • Begusarai

  • Khagaria

  • Jamui

  • Lakhisarai

  • Sheikhpur

  • Jharkhand

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Exam Pattern for PE and PPE


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  • The duration of the exam is 2 hours and 15 minutes (145 minutes). There will be a total of 90 questions.

  • There will be a total of three sections. Each section has 30 questions.

  • The candidate will be awarded 5 marks for every correct answer. The total marks are 450.

  • The question paper will be set in English and Hindi. The candidates will be given OMR sheets to mark the answers for the questions provided.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Exam Pattern for PM




General Science (Chemistry, Physics, and Zoology) 






General Knowledge









  • The question paper has 90 objective type questions, and each question carries five marks which amount to a total of 450 marks.

  • Candidates will be given a time period of 145 minutes to complete the exam. 

  • The candidates will be given OMR sheets to mark the answers for the questions provided.

  • The question paper will be set in English and Hindi.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Exam Pattern PMD







General Knowledge


















  • The question paper will be available in English and Hindi.

  • The duration of the exam is 2 hours and 15 minutes.

  • OMR sheets will be provided for the candidates to answer the questions

  • There will a total of 90 questions.

  • The Polytechnic Entrance Exam model paper in Hindi and English are available on the official website of DCECE 2019.

To know more on how to prepare for the polytechnic entrance exam, visit Bihar Polytechnic DCECE 2019 Exam Pattern section.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Syllabus

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Physics Syllabus

Physics World and Measurement

Scope and Excitement, Technology and Society, Need for Measurement, Dimensional Analysis, Dimensions of Physical Quantities, Significant Figures, Regular and Irregular errors, System of Units, S.I. Units, Accuracy, and Precision of Measuring Instruments, Fundamental and Derived Units, Length, Mass, and Time Measurements, Nature of Physical Laws.


Motion in Straight line, Position-time graph, Speed and velocity, Uniform and non-uniform Motion, Frame of reference, Velocity time and Position time graphs, Average speed and Instantaneous Velocity, Elementary concepts of Differentiation and Integration for describing motion, Relations for Uniformly Accelerated Motion (Graphical Treatment).

Scalar and Vector Quantities: Equality of Vectors, Position and Displacement Vectors, General vectors and Notation, Relative Velocity, Addition and Subtraction of Vectors, Multiplication of Vectors by Real Numbers.

Elementary concepts of differentiation and integration for describing motion. Unit vector, Resolution of a vector in plane-rectangular components.
Motion in a plane, Cases of uniform velocity and uniform acceleration - projectile motion, uniform circular motion.

Laws of  Motion

Inertia, Momentum, Newton's Second law of motion, Newton's law of motion, Intuitive concept force, Impulse, Law of Conservation of Linear Momentum and its applications.

Static and Kinetic friction, laws of friction, rolling friction, Equilibrium of concurrent forces, Dynamics of Uniform circular motion, Centripetal force.

Work, Energy, and Power

The notion of potential energy, Kinetic energy, Scalar product of Vector done by a constant force, Work-energy theorem, Power.

Non-conservative forces, Conservative forces, Notion of potential energy, Elastic and inelastic collisions in one and two dimension, potential energy of a spring, conservation of mechanical energy (Kinetic and Potential Energies).

The motion of System of Particles and Rigid Body

Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies, Vector product of Vectors, Torque Angular Momentum, Momentum of Force, Conservation of angular momentum, Rigid body rotation, Equation of rotation motions, Radius of gyration, Moment of inertia, Values of M.I for simple geometrical objects (no derivation), Statement of parallel and Perpendicular axes theorems and its applications.


The universal law of gravitation, gravitational potential energy, Kepler's laws of planetary motion, the acceleration due to gravity, Variation with altitude and depth, Gravitational potential, Escape velocity, geostationary satellites, orbital velocity of the satellite.

Properties of Bulk Matter

Young's modulus, Shear modulus of rigidity, Bulk Modulus, Stress-strain relationship, Deformation, Elastic behaviour, effects of gravity of fluid pressure, Pressure due to fluid column, Viscosity, Reynold's number, Bernoulli's theorem, Its applications, Stoke's law terminal velocity, Streamline and turbulent fellow, angle of contact, application of surface tension, angle of contact, surface energy and surface tension, ideas to drop bubbles and capillary rise.

Heat and Thermodynamics

Temperature, heat, specific heat capacity, thermal expansion, change of state, latent heat, calorimetry, heat transfer - thermal conductivity, conduction, convection and radiation, Newton's law of cooling. First law of thermodynamics, Second law of thermodynamics, heat engines, and refrigerator, reversible and irreversible processes, Thermal equilibrium and definition of temperature (Zeroth law of thermodynamics).

The behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic theory

Avogadro's number, Concept of the mean free path, Capacities of gases, Degrees of freedom, Assumptions, Concept of pressure, Kinetic energy and temperature, rms speed of gas molecules, Concept of pressure.

Oscillations and Waves

Periodic motion - period, frequency, displacement as a function of time, periodic functions, simple harmonic motion (SHM) and its equation, phase, oscillation of a spring - restoring force and force constant energy in SHM - Kinetic and potential energies, simple pendulum - derivation of expression for its time period) free, forced and damped oscillations (qualitative ideas only), resonance.

Wave motion, Longitudinal and transverse waves, speed of wave motion, Displacement relation for progressive waves, the principle of superposition of waves, the reflection of waves, standing waves in strings and organ pipes, fundamental mode and harmonics, Beats, Doppler effect.


Electric Charge; Conservation of charge, Coulomb's law-force between two point charges, forces between multiple charges; superposition principle and continuous charge distribution. Electric field; electric field due to a point charge, electric field lines; electric dipole, electric field due to a dipole;
torque on a dipole in the uniform electric field.

Electric flux, statement of Gauss's theorem and its applications to find field due to an infinitely long straight wire, uniformly charged infinite plane sheet and uniformly charged thin spherical shell (field inside and outside).

Electric potential, potential difference, electric potential due to a point charge, a dipole and system of charges; equipotential surfaces, electrical potential energy of a system of two point charges and of electric dipole in an electrostatic field.

Conductors and insulators, free charges and bound charges inside a conductor. Dielectrics and electric polarisation, capacitors and capacitance, the combination of capacitors in series and in parallel, the capacitance of a parallel-plate capacitor with and without dielectric medium between the plates, energy stored in a capacitor. Van de Graaff generator.

Current Electricity

Electric current, flow of electric charges in a metallic conductor, drift velocity, mobility and their relation with electric current; Ohm's law, electrical resistance, V-I characteristics (linear and non-linear), electrical energy and power, electrical resistivity and conductivity. Carbon resistors, colour code for carbon resistors; series and parallel combinations of resistors; temperature dependence of resistance.

Internal resistance of a cell, potential difference and emf of a cell, combination of cells in series and in parallel. Kirchhoff's laws and simple applications. Wheatstone bridge, metre bridge. Potentiometer - principle and its applications to measure potential difference and for comparing emf of two cells; measurement of internal resistance of a cell.

Magnetic effects of current & Magnetism

Concept of magnetic field, Oersted's experiment. Biot - Savart law and its application to current carrying circular loop. Ampere's law and its applications to infinitely long straight wire, straight and toroidal solenoids. Force on a moving charge in uniform magnetic and electric fields. Cyclotron. Force on a current-carrying conductor in a uniform magnetic field. Force between two parallel current-carrying conductors-definition of ampere. Torque experienced by a current loop in uniform magnetic field, moving coil galvanometer-its current sensitivity and conversion to ammeter and voltmeter.

Current loop as a magnetic dipole and its magnetic dipole moment. Magnetic dipole moment of a revolving electron. Magnetic field intensity due to a magnetic dipole (bar magnet) along its axis and perpendicular to its axis. Torque on a magnetic dipole (bar magnet) in an uniform magnetic field; bar magnet as an equivalent solenoid, magnetic field lines; Earth's magnetic field and magnetic elements. Para-, dia- and ferro- magnetic substances, with examples.

Electromagnets and factors affecting their strengths. Permanent magnets. Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating currents Electromagnetic induction; Faraday's law, induced emf and current; Lenz's Law, Eddy currents. Self and mutual inductance. Need for displacement current.
Alternating currents, peak and rms value of alternating current/ voltage; reactance and impedance; LC oscillations (qualitative treatment only), LCR series circuit, resonance; power in AC circuits, wattless current, AC generator and transformer, Electromagnetic Waves, Electromagnetic waves and their characteristics (qualitative ideas only). Transverse nature of electromagnetic waves.

Electromagnetic spectrum (radio waves, microwaves, infrared, visible, ultraviolet, X-rays gamma rays) including elementary facts about their uses.


Reflection of light, spherical mirrors, mirror formula, Refraction of light, total internal reflection and its applications, optical fibres, refraction at spherical surfaces, lenses, thin lens formula, lens-maker's formula. Magnification, power of a lens, combination of thin lenses in contact, Refraction and dispersion of light through a prism.

Scattering of light-blue colour of the sky and reddish appearance of the sun at sunrise and sunset. Optical instruments; Human eye, image formation and accommodation, correction of eye defects (myopia, hypermetropia, presbyopia and astigmatism) using lenses. Microscopes and astronomical telescopes (reflecting and refracting) and their respective magnifying powers.

Wave optics: wave front and Huygens' principle, reflection and refraction of plane wave at a plane surface using wave fronts. Proof of laws of reflection and refraction using Huygens' principle. Interference, Young's double slit experiment and expression for fringe width, coherent sources and sustained interference of light.

Diffraction due to a single slit, width of central maximum. Resolving power of microscopes and astronomical telescopes. Polarisation, plane polarised light; Brewster's law, uses of plane polarised light and Polaroids.

Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation

Photoelectric effect, Hertz and Lenard's observations; photo electric effect, Einstein's photo electric equation-particle nature of light. Matter waves-wave nature of particles, de Broglie relation. Division-Germer experiment. Atoms and Nuclei, Alpha-particle scattering experiment; Rutherford's model of atom; Bohr model, energy levels, hydrogen spectrum.

Composition and size of nucleus, atomic masses, isotopes, isobars; isotones, iso propyl alcohol, Radioactivity-alpha, beta and gamma particles/rays and their properties; radioactive decay law. Mass-energy relation, mass defect; binding energy per nucleon and its variation with mass number; nuclear fission and fusion.

Electronic Devices

Semiconductors; semiconductor diode - I-V characterstics in forward and reverse bias, diode as a rectifier; I-V characteristics of LED, photodiode, solar cell, and Zener diode; Zener diode as a voltage regulator. Junction transistor, transistor action, characterstics of a transistor; transistor as an amplifier (common emitter configuration) and oscillator. Logic gates (OR, AND, NOT, NAND and NOR). Transistor as a switch.

Communication Systems

Elements of a communication system (block diagram only); bandwidth of signals (speech, TV and digital data); bandwidth of transmission medium. Propagation of electromagnetic waves in the atmosphere, sky and space wave propagation. Need for modulation. Production and detection of an amplitude-modulated wave. 

Bihar polytechnic entrance exam question paper download can be carried out from the internet for better understanding of syllabus and exam pattern.

Get more information about syllabus in Bihar Polytechnic DCECE 2019 Syllabus section.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Results

Step 1: Go to the official website, click on the link provided that will be redirected.

Step 2: Use the login credentials, such as the candidate's roll number and date of birth.

Step 3: Once you view the rank card on the screen, check for the marks scored in each subject.

Step 4: Download the rank card and take a few printouts for future references.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Merit List

Once the exams are done, the authorities will prepare a merit list along with the rank cards. The merit list will help the candidates to figure out if they are shortlisted for the counselling or not. Download the merit list is simpler, as it does not involve any credentials to be provided by the candidate.

To know more, visit Bihar Polytechnic DCECE 2019 Results.

Bihar Polytechnic 2019 Counselling


Candidates are required to fill in details such as Registration number, Date of birth, and security code. 


Once the candidates have registered, they have to fill the choices in order of their preferences. It is recommended to the candidates that they fill as many choices as possible because it will help the candidates getting the admission.

Seat Allotment:

Based on the marks secured, the seat allotment will be conducted online. Those who have been allotted seats will have to report to the Reporting Centre on the date scheduled. If the person fails to show up abiding by the polytechnic exam time table 2019, the conducting authority reserves the right to cancel the admission. 


The candidates are supposed to pay an amount of Rs. 1000 through Demand Draft that should be drawn in favor of the principle of the concerned institution.

Document Verification:

Candidates are supposed to bring the listed documents for the authorities to verify if they are original and true.

  • Copy of downloaded Part-A & Part-B of Application form

  • Admit Card in Original

  • Rank Card

  • Copy of allotment letter (3 copies)

  • Passport-sized photograph (6 copies)

  • 10th Board Certificate /Matric/equivalent Certificate and Admit Card as proof of age and identity.

  • Aadhar card for ID Proof.

  • School Leaving Certificate

  • Residential proof by natives of Bihar

  • Caste certificate

  • Character certificate

  • Refugee certificate (if applicable)

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