BCECE 2023: Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination is conducted and organized every year by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) into various undergraduate courses such as Engineering, medical and agricultural courses. The courses are offered in various colleges of Bihar state. The application process for the entrance exam is done online. The application form will expectedly be released in April 2023. BCECE will also be conducted online through CBT mode i.e. Computer-based test.
BCECE 2023 Exam Schedule
|Online registration starts from||3rd week of April 2023|
|Last date of registration||Last week of May 2023|
|Admit card release date||3rd week of June 2023|
|Entrance exam date||Last week of June 2023|
|Answer key release date||July 2023|
|Result declaration||1st week of July 2023|
|Counseling start date||3rd week of July 2023|
- The candidate should be a citizen of India and he/she must contain a domicile of the Bihar state.
- The age of the applicants must be 17 years (for health sciences) and 16 years (for agriculture).
- Appearing candidates are also eligible.
For Engineering: Candidates must have passed class 12th with mathematics and physics as compulsory subjects with 45% marks from a recognized board. Also, they must have any one of the subjects in 12th – Biotechnology, chemistry, biology, technical vocational subject.
For Pharmacy: Candidates must have passed class 12th with 45% marks in PCM or PCB subject from a recognized board.
- The exam mode will be online (Computer-Based Test).
- The duration of the exam will be 90 minutes.
- Questions will be objective type.
- There is a negative marking in the exam. 1 mark will be subtracted for each wrong answer.
- The total no. of questions will be 100.
- Total marks will be 400 in each subject.
- Subjects will be – Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, and Agricultural Science.
|Agricultural Science||400||1.5 hrs|
Physical-world and measurement, The motion of the system of particles and rigid body, Gravitation, Properties of bulk matter, Current electricity, Magnetic effects of current and magnetism, The behavior of perfect gas and kinetic theory, Kinematics, Laws of Motion, Work, energy, and power, Oscillations and waves, Electromagnetic and alternating currents, Electromagnetic waves, Optics.
Some basic concepts of chemistry, chemical bonding and molecular structure, States of matter – gases and liquids, Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Solid-state, Solutions, Electrochemistry, Chemical kinetics, Surface chemistry, Structure of Atom, Classification of elements and periodicity in properties, Redox reactions, Hydrogen, S-block elements (alkali and alkaline earth metals), Some p-block elements, Environmental chemistry, P-block elements, D and f block elements, Coordination compounds.
Sets, Relations & functions, Trigonometric functions, Principle of mathematical induction, Complex numbers and quadratic equations, Linear inequalities, Permutations & theorem, Binomial theorem, Sequence and series, Straight lines, Introduction to three-dimensional geometry, Limits and derivatives, Mathematical reasoning.
Diversity in the living world, Structural organization in animals and plants, Cell- structure, and function, Plant physiology, Human physiology, Sexual reproduction
Agricultural Engineering, Animal Husbandry, Basic Horticulture, Crop protection, Dairy and Fish Production, Extension education, Flowers, Fruit Production, Agrometeorology and Introductory Agriculture, Medicinal and Aromatic plants, Plant breeding and genetics, Preservation of fruits and vegetables, Soil as a medium of plant growth, Vegetable production
BCECE 2023 Result
The result will be announced as per the conducting authority. Candidates can check the result through online mode. Students are required to enter their application numbers and password. The merit list of the candidates will be prepared and released by the conducting authority.
BCECE Counseling process will be held where the candidates who have qualified for the Entrance test choose their seats and their admission to the course is confirmed. In this event, candidates will have to visit the venue on the notified date with their original documents for the verification process. Candidates need to confirm their seats by paying the fee for their course. Also, they are required to select the college as per their choices.
- Aadhaar card
- Admit card
- Class 10th and 12th passing certificate and Mark sheet, Admit card.
- Income Certificate
- Local Resident Certificate
- Caste Certificate (if applicable)
- Two passport size photograph
- Dependency certificate
- Discharge Certificate (if applicable)
- Scorecard of BCECE 2023
BCECE 2023 FAQs
Question: Where to register for BCECE?
Ans. Candidates are required to register through online mode.
Question: When will the Registration start?
Ans. BCECE registration will begin in April – May 2023.
Question: Who is the conducting authority of BCECE?
Ans. It will be conducted by BCECEB – Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board.
Question: What is the official website of BCECEB?
Ans. The official website of BCECEB is www.bceceb.bihar.gov.in.
Question: What is the mode of result declaration?
Ans. The result will be announced on the authorized website of the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board.
Question: What is the BCECE Application fee?
Ans. For the general category, the fee is Rs. 1000/- and for SC/ST category it is Rs. 500/- (for PCM/PCB/MBA/CBA/MCA/PCA) and for PCMB, the general category and reserved category needs to pay Rs. 1100/- and 550/- respectively.