BCECE is conducted by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board BCECEB. It is conducted for admission to UG engineering, pharmacy, health sciences (except MBBS/BDS), as well as agricultural programs in Bihar. BCECE is a single stage exam. Candidates appear in particular group of BCECE exam depending upon the courses they want to get admission in.
Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (BCECE) is a state level entrance exam. Lakhs of students who complete 10+2 from the state and wish to pursue undergraduate studies in the state appear in BCECE exam. Its timings are as follows.
|Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination||Date|
|BCEE 2019||23 & 24 Jun 2019|
|BCECE 2020||Jun 2020|
BCECE Eligibility Criteria
- Nationality- Candidate must be an Indian National
- Domicile Requirement- an applicant must be a local resident of Bihar
- Educational Qualification
- Age Criteria
- Engineering / Pharmacy / Architecture – No minimum age limit
- Health Science – The candidate must complete 17 years of age as on 31st December.
- Agriculture – The candidate must complete 16 years of age as on 31st August.
BCECE Exam Pattern
The candidate will appear for the exam according to his subject group:-
- PCM- Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
- PCB- Physics, Chemistry, Biology
- PCMB- Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology
- CBA- Chemistry, Biology, Agriculture
|Physics||400||1 ½ hours|
|Chemistry||400||1 ½ hours|
|Mathematics||400||1 ½ hours|
|Biology||400||1 ½ hours|
|Agriculture||400||1 ½ hours|
- Number of question in one subject: 100 questions
- Marking scheme: +4, -1
- SC (Scheduled Caste): 16%
- ST (Scheduled Tribe): 01%
- EBC (Extremely Backward Class): 18%
- BC (Backward Class): 12%
- RCG (Reserved Category Girls): 03%
- UR (General Category): 50%
Books recommended for BCECE
The candidates can check the list of books given below for a good preparation.
|Previous Years’ Solved Papers BCECE Engineering||Buy Online|
|HC Verma Vol 1||Buy Online|
|HC Verma Vol 2||Buy Online|
Insofar, official details of BCECE 2020 have not been announced. Information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as information brochure releases, details will be updated here.
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