BCECE 2020 – Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination is conducted by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) authorities. Qualifying this examination will enable candidates to take admission in various undergraduate engineering courses in the state of Bihar. The candidates will be able to fulfil all the related formalities by registering themselves online. The candidates will have to register themselves so as to apply for the various courses under the BCECE and also the ones that are governed by the board authorities. The candidates those who will be applying for the same can scroll down further so as to know more details regarding the BCECE 2020.
The candidates are requested to keep themselves updated regularly about BCECE 2019. To know more regarding the Important Dates and Events the candidates can scroll down further and can refer to the schedule as provided below.
|Important Events BCECE 2020||Important Dates|
|Online registration Starting Date||2nd week Mar 2020|
|End of registration|
|Last date of payment through challan|
|Last date of payment through Net Banking/Debit Card/ Credit Card|
|Online Editing of Application Form||2nd week Apr 2020|
|Issuance of Online Admit Card||2nd week Apr 2020|
|Date of Examination||Last week Apr 2020|
|Date of Result||3rd week Jun 2020|
BCECE 2020 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates those who are applying for the BCECE 2020 will need to seek the eligibility criteria before they apply for the same. It is also important for all the candidates because if any of the candidates are found to be ineligible later on at any of the stages then their candidature might get canceled.
- Nationality- Candidate must be an Indian National
- Domicile Requirement- an applicant must be a local resident of Bihar
- Engineering / Pharmacy / Architecture – No minimum age limit
- Health Science – The candidate must complete 17 years of age as on December 2020.
- Agriculture – The candidate must complete 16 years of age as on August 2020.
Subjects- The candidate must have passed the necessary subjects as per his/her subject group such as- Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology and technical vocational subject.
Final Year Appearing Candidates- candidates in their final year of the qualifying examination can also apply provided that they pass the qualifying exam by the time of counseling begins.
BCECE 2020 Syllabus
The candidates should go through the BCECE syllabus before they start preparing for the examination. The candidates can work out with the previous syllabus until the updated syllabus is not declared by the official authorities of BCECE. To know more regarding the BCECE 2020 syllabus the candidates can refer to the information as provided below.
BCECE 2020 Application form
The candidates will be able to apply for the BCECE 2020 through online method. The candidates will need to apply for the same through the help of simple instructions. So as to get through the application forms process the candidates will need to follow the procedure as mentioned below.
- The candidates will need to click on the link as provided.
- Candidate will get redirected to the website page.
- Then they will need to furnish important details such as their Name, Date of birth, Address etc.
- And will need to complete the form by furnishing their whole personal and professional/ Educational details.
- Once done the candidates will need to submit the form.
- To make the submission successful the candidates will need to make the fee payment successfully.
The application fee would be payable by the applicants through various of its methods. The candidates can make the payments through the following ways:
- Credit card
- Debit card
- Net banking
- Bank challan
Application Fee: The candidates can check their fee amount by referring to the table as provided below.
|Amount Paid To be Paid|
|Group||General, BC and OBC||ST/SC|
|PCM/PCB/CBA/MBA/PCA/MCA||Rs. 1000/-||Rs. 500/-|
|PCMB||Rs. 1100/-||Rs. 550/-|
BCECE 2020 Admit Card
The candidates will be getting their admit cards as soon as the application process will get over successfully. The Admit card 2020 will be released through the online method whereas the candidates will be able to download the same by visiting the official website. The admit card will be provided to all those candidates who will be able to submit their application forms on time. It is also requested to all the candidates that they should be carrying their admit card on the day of the examination, as no candidate will be allowed to enter the examination center without the admit card. The candidates should be checking their admit card before downloading the same. If any of the candidates find an error in the admit card then they can approach to the controller of the examination so as to rectify the mistake, if the mistake isn’t rectified the candidature of the candidate might get canceled.
BCECE 2020 Exam Pattern
Candidates who will be appearing for the examination are requested to refer the examination pattern. Examination pattern will be providing the candidates with a guideline to work accordingly.
- 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|
- Examination sections: Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, Agricultural Science.
- Time Duration: 1.5 hours (90 minutes).
- Number of questions: 100 (each subject)
- Maximum marks: 400
- Correct Answers: +4
- Incorrect answers: -1
BCECE 2020 Preparation Tips
Candidates who are going to appear for BCECE 2020 should start preparing themselves well before time. Candidates willing to get an edge in the examination need to go through the preparation tips mentioned below.
- Candidates will need to check the syllabus and the exam pattern before they are able to start the preparations for the BCECE 2020.
- Candidates should create a schedule accordingly, and the same should be followed strictly every day.
- Candidates can also test their weak areas and can strengthen the same by practicing daily.
- Candidates can also take mock tests so as to check their examination attempting speed.
- The candidates should attempt online examinations/ mock tests/ previous year examination paper so as to prepare well.
- Candidates can also refer to few of the reference books which are mentioned below so as to prepare well and get an idea regarding the same.
BCECE 2020 Recommended Books
The candidates will be able to prepare well and will also get a good reference source by referring to the books as mentioned in the table below.
|Previous Years’ Solved Papers BCECE Engineering||Buy Online|
|HC Verma Vol 1||Buy Online|
|HC Verma Vol 2||Buy Online|
|BCECE Engineering Entrance: 10 Years Solved Papers 2004 – 2014 & Include 2 Practice Tests||Buy Online|
|BCECE Medical Entrance (Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Exam) (10 Years Solved Papers 2004-2014 & Include 2 Practice Tests)||Buy Online|
|14 Years’ Solved Papers 2002-2015 BCECE Mains Medical & Engineering Entrance Exam||Buy Online|
|Bihar Polytechnic Combined Entrance Competitive Examination BCECE 2018||Buy Online|
BCECE 2020 Answer Key
Once the examination process will get over successfully then the candidates will be getting the answer keys. The answer key will be released by the BCECE. The answer key declared will be available on the official website. The various of the institutes will be releasing their own answer keys so the students can refer to them as well. The candidates will be getting more accurate answers in the officially declared answer key. The candidates will be able to download the authentic answer key once declared online.
The candidates can use both the keys to cross check if they have marked the correct answer in the exam or not and to estimate the total marks in the exam. To calculate the marks, the candidates need to match the answer in the key with that marked in the exam and then allocate 4 marks for each correct answer. For the incorrect answers, negative marking of 4 marks is to be done.
BCECE 2020 Result
The result of BCECE 2020 can be checked online by entering roll number and date of birth. Total marks, as well as, the qualifying status will be mentioned on it. The candidates qualified as per the result will be called for the seat allotment and counseling. It should be noted that the Board will not send the copy of the result via post or any other medium. Hence, candidates should download and secure it because it will be required during the final admission.
BCECE 2020 Reservation
The reservation criteria will be present for all the candidates so as to see the reservation criteria the candidates can refer to the information as provided beneath.
- 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%
Colleges Accepting BCECE 2020 Score
The list provided below is the list of the colleges that will be accepting the list of the BCECE 2020. So as to know more regarding the colleges participating the candidates can refer to the list as provided below.
Bhagalpur College of Engineering, Bhagalpur
- Muzaffarpur Institute of Technology, Muzaffarpur
- Dr. Rajender Prasad Central Agricultural University, Samastipur
- Gaya College of Engineering, Gaya
- Loknayak Jai Prakash Institute of Technology, Chhapra
- Darbhanga College of Engineering, Darbhanga
- Nalanda College of Engineering, Chandi
- Maulana Azad College of Engineering and Technology, Patna
- Azmet College of Engineering and technology, Kishanganj
- Bakhtiyarpur College of Engineering, Patna
- Vidya Vihar Institute of Technology, Purnea
- RP Sharma Institute of Technology, Patna
- Sityog Institute of Technology, Aurangabad
- Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Dairy Technology, Patna
- Siwan Engineering and Technology Institute, Siwan
- Motihari College of Engineering, Motihari
- Millia Institute of Technology, Purnea
- Patna Sahib Technical Campus, Vaishali
- Kishanganj College of Engineering and Technology, Kishanganj
- Motihari College of Engineering, Motihari