BCECE 2017: Application Form, Exam Dates, Eligibility
Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (BCECE 2017) is one of the most popular state level examination organized by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB). The BCECE entrance exam is conducted in two stages, namely Stage 1 and Stage 2. Candidates need to be cleared the stage 1 exam to appear in stage 2 exam and to pass in both exam is compulsory to appear in the admission procedure. Through this exam, candidates may get the admission to the first year UG courses in the field of engineering, pharmacy and agriculture offered by the colleges located in Bihar state. Get complete details about BCECE 2017 including application form, exam dates, admit card and result.
बी.सी.ई.सी.ई. की पूर्ण जानकारी हिंदी में जानने के लिए क्लिक करें:
BCECE 2017 Exam Dates
Candidates may check the BCECE exam dates 2017 from the table given below. The given dates are tentative and will be updated by authentic on time of notification release.
|Events of BCECE 2017||Dates (Tentative)|
|Online Application start date||First week of February, 2017|
|Online Application last date||Last week of February, 2017|
|Last date of payment through Challan||First week of March, 2017|
|Last date of payment through Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit card||First week of March, 2017|
|Online Editing of Application form starts from||First and second week of March, 2017|
|Hard copy of online submitted application form (Part-A & Part-B) along with paid Bank Challan & enclosures must be reached by||Third week of March, 2017|
|Admit card Downloading date||First week of April, 2017|
|Date of Examination (stage 1 and stage 2)||Third week of April, 2017|
Check BCECE Exam Dates 2017 in detail.
Latest Application Forms Available
BCECE 2017 Application Form
BCECE 2017 application form will be invited from the first week of February, 2017. The application form will be released online and can be filled through the official website of the board. There will be two parts in application form as Part A and Part B. Candidates have to fill part A and then fill the application form. After filling the application fee, they will be able to fill the part B. After filling both parts, all need to send the hard copy of online submitted application form (Part-A & Part-B) along with paid Bank Challan & enclosures to the BCECE office address given below:
“Controller of Examination, B.C.E.C.E. Board
I.A.S. Association Building,
Near Patna Airport,
P.O.-B.V.College, Patna – 800014”
The application fee of Rs 660/- will be charged from the general candidates (Rs 330/- for SC/ST candidates). The candidates want to appear in all subjects i.e. PCMB are required to pay Rs 730/- (for GEN category) against the application form. For SC/ST category candidates, the application fee will be Rs 365/-. The candidates can make the payment using credit card/debit card or bank challan.
Check How to Fill BCECE Application Form in detail.
Application Form Correction Details:
Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) provides the one time opportunity to the candidates to correct their mistakes in the application form. The candidates can rectify their wrong entries in the allotted period only. Online editing in category and courses group cannot be entertained. The correction period will be announced in the first week of March, tentatively.
Check BCECE Application Form Correction 2017 in detail.
BCECE Eligibility 2017
The candidates are suggested to ensure their eligibility before applying for BCECE 2017. The eligibility conditions of BCECE 2017 is given below:
- The candidate must be an Indian citizen and the must be the permanent resident of Bihar state.
- He/she must have attained the age of 17 years as on 31st December of the year of admission. This age criteria is only for agriculture and other courses.
- No minimum age limit for the candidates applying for engineering courses.
- The candidate want to apply for BCECE 2017 must have completed 12th as the qualifying examination from the recognized University with minimum 45% marks (for GEN category) and 40% marks (for SC/ST category) secured in the Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics/Biology subjects.
Check detailed BCECE 2107 Eligibility Criteria
BCECE Exam Pattern
- Stages: BCECE 2017 is conducted in two stage examination (Stage 1 & Stage 2).
- Subjects: Physics and chemistry is the mandatory section while there is a choice between Mathematics and Biology section.
- Duration: The duration of the entrance examination will be 2 hours 15 minutes (for stage I) and 1 hour 30 minutes (for stage II).
- Type of Question: The question paper type will be objective type consisting of 4 alternative options.
- Marking Scheme: The candidates will be awarded with 4 marks for every correct answer.
- Negative Marking: For every incorrect response one mark will be deducted.
The examination pattern for both the stages is given below in the tabular form:
BCECE Stage 1
|Sections||No. of Questions||Maximum marks|
Check BCECE Exam Pattern 2017 in detail.
BCECE Stage 2
|Sections||No. of Questions||Maximum marks|
Preparation should be done as per the latest syllabus prescribed by the authority. Both the question paper of BCECE stage 1 and stage 2 will be composed of Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology subjects. It contains the questions from the syllabus of Intermediate (I.Sc/+2/equivalent).
Check BCECE Syllabus 2017 in detail.
FAQ’s (Most Asked Questions)
BCECE Admit Card 2017
The candidates will be able to download the admit card from first week of April, 2017. It will be accessible from the official website of the board. The admit card bears the candidate’s detail as well as the details about the examination like exam date, time and venue. The students are not allowed to enter in the examination hall without the valid admit card.
Check BCECE Admit Card 2017 in detail.
BCECE Result 2017
The result will be published by the examination conducting authority on its official website. It is expected that the result of BCECE 2017 stage 1 will be released in the first week of May and BCECE 2017 stage 2 result will be announced in the first week of June, 2017.
BCECE 2017 Counselling
Candidates those will clear the BCECE 2017 entrance test with the cut-off marks, will be required to appear in the counselling procedure organized by the board for the allotment of seats. To appear in the BCECE 2017 counselling, the candidates have to register themselves so that he/she will be eligible for filling the choices for the college and branch. The seat allotment depends upon various factors that include candidate’s rank in entrance examination, seat availability in the preferred college and the choices exercised by the candidates.
If you have any query about BCECE 2017, you may leave your comments in the comment box.