BCECE 2021 Exam (Conducted): Dates, Registration, Eligibility, Syllabus, Result

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BCECE 2021: Results have been released on October 31, 2021. Candidates can visit the official website at bceceboard.bihar.gov.in to download their BCECE 2021 Rank Card. BCECE 2021 has been successfully concluded on October 9 and 10. Meanwhile, BCECE (LE) 2021 Results and DCECE 2021 Results have been released on October 13 for Lateral Entry and Diploma admissions respectively. Candidates can download their rank card form the official website at bceceboard.bihar.gov.in

BCECEThis is part of Bihar Government (Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board)

BCECE 2021 Exam Dates

EventTentative Dates
BCECE 2021 NotificationAugst 14, 2021
BCECE 2021 RegistrationAugust 15, 2021 to September 12, 2021 (11:59 PM)
Last Day to pay BCECE 2021 Application Fee through ChallanSeptember 14, 2021
Last Day to pay BCECE 2021 Application Fee through Net Banking / Debit Card / Credit CardSeptember 14, 2021
BCECE 2021 Form CorrectionSeptember 15, 2021 to September 16, 2021
Availability of BCECE 2021 Admit CardSeptember 30, 2021
BCECE 2021 Exam DateOctober 9, 2021 to October 10, 2021
BCECE 2021 ResultOctober 31, 2021

BCECE 2021- Courses Offered

Subject CombinationCourse Offered
PCB*Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Lab Technician, OT Assistant, X-Ray Technician, Ophthalmic Assistant, Orthotics and Prosthetics
CBA/PCA/MBA/MCA*Agriculture and Gardening

BCECE 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for the exam, candidates must go through BCECE Eligibility Criteria listed below.

  • Only Indian nationals can apply for BCECE 2021.
  • Candidates should have a domicile of Bihar.
  • Parents of the candidate must be the permanent residents of Bihar state.
  • Candidates whose parents are the employee in Public Sector Undertaking of Govt. of India.
  • Candidates whose parents are working in the state of Bihar but living outside Bihar are also eligible to apply for BCECE 2021.

Educational Qualification:

  1. B.Sc Nursing- Candidates must have completed 10+2 with Physics, Biology as subjects with minimum 45% aggregate marks.
  2. Medical Courses- Candidates must have completed 10+2 with English, Physics, Chemistry and Biology as compulsory subjects.
  3. Pharmacy Courses- Candidates must have qualified 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry as compulsory subjects and in option candidates must have either maths or biology.
  4. Agriculture Courses- Check the image below.

BCECE 2021 Application Form

Online BCECE 2021 Application Form have been released at bceceboard.bihar.gov.in. Only a single application form has to be submitted for applying for different courses. 

  1. Begin the online registration process by filling in the details after which candidates will be provided their unique Registration Number and Password.
  2. Login with BCECE Registration Number and Password to upload your passport size photograph and signature and  pay the registration fee.
  3. There are two parts of the application form, complete both Part A and Part B.
  4. Download the BCECE Application Form (Part A and B) and take its printout.
  5. Keep the print copies safe for counselling and admission purpose

BCECE Application Fee

GroupCategoryFee (Rupees)
PCM/ PCBGeneral, Backward Class (BC), and Other Backward Class (OBC)660
For one subject group that is PCM or PCBScheduled Tribe (ST), Scheduled Caste (SC)330
For both groups PCMBGeneral, BC and OBC730
SC and ST365

BCECE 2021- Reservation Criteria

A few of the total seats are reserved as per the norms of Govt. of India for admission through BCECE. The reservation of seats (in percentage) are elucidated in the following table:

CategoryPercentage of Seats Reserved
Scheduled Caste (SC)16.00%
Scheduled Tribe (ST)01.00%
Extremely Backward Class (EBC)18.00%
Backward Class (BC)12.00%
Reserved Category Girls (RCG)03.00%
Economically Weaker Section10.00%

BCECE 2021 Exam Pattern

It is necessary for the candidates to be familiar with BCECE 2021 exam pattern before beginning with their preparation. The entire BCECE is divided into 5 subjects, of 100 objective questions each. Each section will be of 90 minutes, carrying maximum marks of 400.

Following is the distribution of marks through out subjects:

SubjectsMaximum marksDuration
Physics4001 ½ hours
Chemistry4001 ½ hours
Mathematics4001 ½ hours
Biology4001 ½ hours
Agriculture4001 ½ hours

For detailed information on BCECE Exam Pattern- Click Here

How to fill BCECE OMR Sheet?

During the examination, candidates will be provided with a Question paper and an OMR sheet. Fill the details like your Registration no, Question paper code, Question paper set and other such details. In case, the information provided contains error, the computer will not be able to recognize the answer sheet.

BCECE Counselling Procedure

Qualified candidates of BCECE, will be eligible to undergo the process of BCECE counselling for allotment of seats to various govt., semi-govt., and privately funded institutions for courses like Pharmacy, Health Science and Agricultural programs. Candidates need to register for counselling on the official website at the link available. Following points must be kept in mind regarding BCECE Counselling-

  • Candidates are required to register for counselling after the result of BCECE.
  • The process of counselling will be online and candidates will have to fill their choices and lock their seats before the last date.
  • Candidates will have to pay the counselling fees through bank challan.

Step 1- Registration

Registration for counselling is mandatory and only registered & qualified candidates will be called for BCECE Counselling. Following steps are to be taken as reference for registration for BCECE.

  • Go to official website of BCECE Board
  • Click on the link- “Apply for counselling”
  • Candidates will be asked to fill a form with contact information

Step 2- Choice Filling

Candidates can fill their choices and lock seats online through the official website of BCECE. After successful login using BCECE Roll Number and Password created in the previous step, candidates will find the following options-

Registration detailsContain information regarding the logged in candidate
Available ChoicesSeats available to the candidate.
Fill ChoicesCandidate can fill choices (seats) in this field.
Display Filled ChoicesDisplays all the filled Choices by the candidate.
Change PasswordHelps to reset/change password.
Provisional Allotment LetterAvails provisional allotment letter to the candidate.

Step 3- Provisional Seat Allotment

  • The candidates can download the provisional seat allotment letter after completing the choice filling process.
  • They can check the status of their seat allotment.
  • Take the printout of their provisional seat allotment letter.
  • They must possess the same at specified BCECE Counselling Centre for Handwriting verification whenever necessary.
  • It is must to carry the provisional seat allotment letter with them during all process of counselling to ensure their admission and allotment of the desired seat.

Step 4- Handwriting Verification

Candidates’ handwriting is matched and verified with the text written in their OMR sheets. This is a uniform process which involves the collection of a handwriting specimen of the candidate. It is further compared with texts in their OMR sheets.

Handwriting Verification is done to ensure the authenticity of the candidate and their allotment.

Step 5- Seat Allotment

Candidates successfully clearing the handwriting verification, can login again at the official website to ensure their allotment. Candidates will find a new link “FINAL SEAT ALLOTMENT”.

Candidates can download their Final seat allotment that will be required at the time of counselling. The candidates must report to the specified venue as mentioned in the Provisional Allotment Letter for document verification and fee payment.

Step 6- Documents Verification

Candidates who have successfully downloaded their final allotment letter, have to verify their documents and pay the admission fees to the allotted colleges. Candidates unable to produce any of the required documents will have their candidature cancelled. The admission process will continue further at the BCECE Counselling Centre.

BCECE Counselling- Documents Required 

  • Final BCECE Seat Allotment Letter
  • Class 10th Mark Sheet, Hall Ticket and Passing Certificate
  • Class 12th Mark Sheet, Hall ticket and Passing Certificate
  • BCECE Admit Card
  • Copy of 6 Photographs used in Online Application Form BCECE
  • Counselling letter for BCECE 
  • Category Certificate (if applicable)
  • Medical Certificate (as specified)

BCECE 2021 Participating Colleges

The following table displays the total number of seats in participating colleges. The officials have released the BCECE Seat Matrix Branch Wise for session 2020. Engineering and Medical seats will be filled through JEE Main and NEET respectively. Students in Pharmacy, Health Science and Agricultural Programs will be admitted through BCECE 2021. 

FAQs regarding BCECE 2021

Q. What courses will be offered through BCECE 2021?

A. BCECE 2021 was conducted for admission to BSc courses in Agriculture and Horticulture. All other courses in the engineering and medical stream are offered through centralised counselling based on JEE Main and NEET scores. 

Q. Is BCECE 2021 being conducted for BSc courses or is it postponed/cancelled?

A. BCECE 2021 was conducted as per the schedule and it is unlikely that the exam will get postponed. 

Q. What is the exam date of BCECE 2021?

A. The exam dates of BCECE 2021 for BSc are October 9 and October 10. 

Q. What are the subjects of BCECE 2021 for the BSc course?

A. The exam for the BSc course is based on Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Agriculture and Biology subjects. 

Q. Is the BCECE BTech entrance exam 2021 being held?

A. No, BCECE exam was discontinued for BTech courses in 2019 only. 

Q. When will BCECE 2021 admit card be released?

A. The admit card release date of BCECE 2021 was September 30. 

Q. What is the selection criteria for admission through the BCECE 2021 BSc course?

A. Candidates seeking admission to BSc courses have to appear and qualify for BCECE 2021 in the relevant subjects besides fulfilling the eligibility criteria. 

Q. What is the selection criteria for admission through the BCECE 2021 BTech course?

A. Candidates seeking admission to engineering colleges of Bihar have to appear for JEE Main and, participate in Bihar UGEAC Counselling.

Q. What is the selection criteria for admission through the BCECE 2021 Paramedical courses?

A. Candidates seeking admission to Paramedical courses at the medical colleges of Bihar have to appear and qualify for BCECE 2021. 

Q. Is BCECE 2021 entrance exam conducted for Pharmacy and Nursing courses?

A. Yes, BCECE examination for Medical courses as well including Pharmacy and Nursing is being conducted. Know more about BCECE Pharmacy and, BCECE Nursing here.

Q. When is the last date to apply for BCECE 2021?

A. The last date of application for BCECE 2021 was September 12.  

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