BPSC Recruitment 2023: Vacancies, Syllabus, Apply Online

BPSC Recruitment 2023: The Bihar Public Service Commission conducts an entrance examination to select applicants for civil service jobs in the state of Bihar. It is made by the constitution of India. To know about the BPSC exam dates, eligibility, application process, read the full article.

BPSC Recruitment 2023 Highlights

Name of the Examination BPSC Combined Competitive Examination (CCE) 2023
Conducting Department Bihar Public Service Commission, BPSC
Exam Level Bihar Government Job
Application Mode Online
Exam Mode Offline
Official Website www.bpsc.bih.nic.in

BPSC Recruitment 2023 Schedule

Events Dates
Online application begins from February 2023
Last date of registration March 2023
Last date of fee submission March 2023
Last date of hard copy submission March 2023
Exam date April 2023

Eligibility Criteria 

The candidate must be a citizen of India.
The candidate must have completed his/her graduation in any stream from a recognized university.
For the post of Sub Inspector, the candidate’s age should be in between 20-37 years.
For the post of Probation Officer, Labor Enforcement Officer, Rural Development Officer, Supply Inspector, Block SC & ST Welfare Officer, the candidate’s age should be in between 21-37 years.
For all other posts, the candidate’s age should be in between 22-37 years.
  • There is a relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST
  • 3 years for OBC
  • 10 years for people with disabilities (15 years for SC/ST and 13 years for OBC).

Age Criteria

Category Male/ Female Max. Age
Unreserved Category Male 37 years
SC / ST Category Both 42 years
Unreserved Category Female 40 years
OBC Category Both 40 years

Physical Standards for Bihar Police

Category Chest (without expansion) Height
For SC / ST 31 inches 5 ft 3 inches
For Others 32 inches 5 ft 5 inches
For Females – – – 5 ft 2 inches

BPSC Application form

Follow the steps given below to fill Bihar BPSC Application form:

  • Visit the official website of Bihar BPSC- www.bpsc.bih.nic.in.
  • Now, click on “Online Registration”.
  • Then, click on the “Apply Online” button.
  • A link to fee submission will be generated the next day at 11 am.
  • After that, click on the “Online Payment” tab.
  • The application fee for general/OBC will be INR 600/-.
  • For SC/ST/PH and women, it will be INR 150/-.
  • The next day, the form will be generated, fill the form with all your educational and personal details.
  • Upload the signature and passport size photograph.
  • Submit the application form.
  • Take a printout of the application form.

Exam Pattern

Preliminary Exam

  1. This exam will be conducted offline mode.
  2. This will contain general studies paper (Objective and MCQs) of 150 marks with a duration of 2 hours.

Main Exam

  1. This will consist of 4 papers.
  2. Hindi exam will be of 100 marks-3 hours.
  3. General studies (paper-1) will be of 300 marks- 3 hours.
  4. General studies (paper-2) will be of 300 marks-3 hours.
  5. The optional subject will be 300 marks -3 hours.
  6. Candidates need to qualify for 30% marks in Hindi (these marks will not be considered during the preparation of the merit list).
  7. Candidates need to select one subject from the main examination for the optional subject.


Candidates who will qualify for the main exam will get an invitation for the interview.

BPSC Recruitment 2023 Exam Syllabus


  • Current Events of National and International importance.
  • General Science.
  • History of India and salient features of the history of Bihar.
  • General geography and geographical division of Bihar and its major river systems.
  • Indian Polity.
  • Economy, Major changes in the economy of Bihar post-independence.
  • Indian National Movement and the contribution of Bihar.
  • General Mental Ability.


Hindi –The paper will consist of questions on essay writing (30 marks), grammar (30 marks), sentence syntax (25 marks), and precis-writing/summary (15 marks). Questions will be of the Secondary Level of Bihar School Examination Board.

General Studies (Paper I) –Current events of national and international importance, the modern history of India and Indian culture, and statistical analysis, graphs & diagrams.

General Studies (Paper-II) –Indian Polity, India Economy and Geography of India, and the role and impact of science and technology in the development of India.

Optional Subject –Candidates have to select one of the optional subjects for this paper.

  • Agriculture
  • Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science
  • Anthropology
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Commerce and Accountancy
  • Economics
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • History
  • Labour and Social Welfare
  • Law
  • Management
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Philosophy
  • Physics
  • Political Science and International Relations
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Zoology
  • English Language & Literature
  • Hindi Language and Literature
  • Urdu Language & Literature
  • Bengali Language & Literature
  • Sanskrit Language & Literature
  • Persian Language & Literature
  • Arabic Language & Literature
  • Pali Language & Literature
  • Maithili Language and Literature

Bihar BPSC Recruitment 2023 Result & Interview

Those candidates who have successfully qualified the preliminary examination and main examination will have to further appear for Personal Interviews. The final shortlisting of the candidates will be done on the basis of the marks attained in Prelims, main, and interview stages. Candidates are required to visit Bihar BPSC’s official website. By entering their registration no. and enrollment no. candidates can check their results.

Bihar BPSC Recruitment 2023 FAQs

Question: What is the official website of Bihar BPSC?

Ans.  www.bpsc.buh.nic.in.

Question: How many stages of written exam are there in Bihar BPSC?

Ans. 2 stages.

Question: When will Bihar BPSC announce exam results?

Ans. After the commencement of the examination.

Question: What is the application fee for SC/ST?

Ans. INR 150/

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