BPSC Exam 2019
BPSC or Bihar Public Service Commission is the most reputed State Level Civil Services Exam conducted for recruitment to multiple posts such as Sub Divisional Officer, Rural Development Officer, District Sanapark Officer etc.. BPSC 2019 Official Notification was released on 4th July 2019. Let’s have a look at the detailed information about BPSC Exam 2019.
BPSC Notification 2019
The Official Notification for BPSC Exam 2019 was released on 4th July 2019. The Online Application process started right after the release of Official Notification. Candidates can read BPSC Notification 2019 from the link mentioned below.
BPSC Apply Online 2019
The Online Application for BPSC Exam started on 10th July 2019. The last date to submit Online Application Form has been extended and closed on 10th August 2019. Get direct link to apply online for BPSC Exam 2019 below.
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BPSC Application Fee
To successfully submit the Application Form for BPSC Exam 2019, candidate must submit the application fee. The Application fee for BPSC Exam Online form is INR 150/- (SC/ ST/ Women/ Hadicapped/ Permanent Residents of Bihar) & INR 600/- (for all other states)
BPSC Exam Date 2019
The State Government has released the official schedule for BPSC Exam 2019. Let’s have a look at the detailed BPSC Exam Dates 2019.
|BPSC Notification 2019 release date||4th July 2019|
|Commencement of Online Application||10th July 2019|
|Last Date to Apply Online (Extended)||10th August 2019|
|Admit Card Download Date||10-15 days prior to commencement of exam|
|Exam Date||September 2019 (tentative)|
|Result||To be announced|
BPSC Vacancy 2019
When the Official Notification was released, the vacancy was close to 434. But in the new notice released by the State Government, BPSC Vacancy 2019 has reduced to 423. Let’s have a look at the detailed Vacancy for various posts offered through BPSC Exam.
|1.||Sub Divisional Officer||30|
|2.||Deputy Superintendent of Police||62|
|3.||Rural Development Officer||110|
|4.||Block Panchayat office||14|
|5.||District Sanapark Officer||11|
|6.||Bihar Education Service||72|
|7.||Labour Enforcement Officer||20|
|8.||Food & Consumer Inspector||19|
|10.||SC/ST Welfare Department||18|
BPSC 2019 Salary
The Salary of all the posts offered through BPSC Exam are quite different. The basic pay scale is around Rs. 9300/- - Rs. 34,800/- + Grade Pay Rs. 5400/-, Rs. 4800/-, Rs. 4200/-.
BPSC Eligibility 2019
To be eligible for BPSC Exam 2019, a candidate must come under prescribed age limit and must fulfill the educational qualification requirement. Let’s have a look at both these eligibility requirements in detail.
The Minimum Age limit of a candidate to appear for BPSC Exam 2019 as on 1st August 2019 must be 20, 21 & 22 years. The Maximum Age limit differs category wise and gender wise.
|Category/Gender||Maximum Age Limit|
|Unreserved Male||37 years|
|Unreserved Female||40 years|
|SC (Male/Female)||42 years|
|ST (Male/Female)||42 years|
|OBC (Male/Female)||40 years|
To successfully submit the Application Form for BPSC Exam 2019, a candidate must have a Graduation or equivalent degree from a reputed organisation or a Government Recognised University.
BPSC 2019 Exam Pattern
The Selection Process of BPSC exam 2019 will consist of Preliminary Exam, Mains Exam & Interview Process. All students who successfully submit their Online Application Form will be eligible to give Preliminary Exam. The selected candidates from Preliminary Round will be eligible to give Mains Exam.
BPSC Prelims Exam Pattern
The exam will be objective question type in nature. A single paper will be conducted that will consist of 150 questions carrying 1 mark each. There is no negative marking in the exam.
|Serial No.||Paper||No. of Question||Total Marks||Duration|
BPSC Mains Exam Pattern
There are 4 papers in total that comprise of 900 marks in total and each paper needs to be completed in a time span of 3 hours. The Paper of General Hindi is qualifying in nature and thus 30% marks is required to qualify this paper. The score of this exam will not be considered in calculation of merit list.
|Serial No.||Paper||Total Marks||Duration|
|1.||General Hindi||100||3 hours|
|2.||General Studies Paper- I||300||3 hours|
|3.||General Studies Paper- II||300||3 hours|
|4.||Optional Paper||300||3 hours|
Preliminary Exam syllabus
|Current Events||National & International Importance|
|India’s History and important characteristics of Bihar’s history||Social dimensions Economical dimensions Political dimensions Bihar’s history (All Ages)|
|Indian National Movement & Bihar’s role||Nature of nineteenth century resurgence Characteristics of nineteenth century resurgence Growth of nationalism & attainment of Independence Role of Bihar in freedom Movement of India|
|General Science||Issues of everyday observation & experience All General Science Topics|
|General Geography of India & Geographical Divisions of Bihar & its major river systems||Geography of India & Bihar Physical Geography Social Geography Economical Geography Primary Characteristics of Indian Agriculture Primary Characteristics of Natural Resources|
|Indian Economy & Indian Polity & major changes in economy of Bihar in post-independence period||Questions on Indian Economy Questions on Indian Polity Political System of Indian Panchayati Raj Community Development Planning in India & Bihar|
Mains Exam Syllabus
Syllabus for Mains Exam
|General Hindi Paper||निबंध व्याकरण वाक्य विन्यास|
|General Studies Paper - 1||Modern history of India & Indian Culture Current events of National & International Importance Statistical Analysis, Graphs & Diagrams|
|General Studies Paper - 2||Indian Polity Indian economy & Geography of India The role & impact of science & technology in the development of India|
|Optional Paper||One Optional Paper of 300 marks|
BPSC Admit Card 2019
BPSC 2019 Call Letter will be released 10-15 days before the commencement of Preliminary Exam. Candidates need to remember that the Admit Card of Prelims Exam cannot be used to give Mains Exam. All candidates who have successfully submitted the online application form will be issued the Call Letter for BPSC Exam 2019.