BCECE Exam Calendar

Dec. 13, 2017
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BCECE 2018BCECE 2018 is a state level entrance examination conducted by Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) for admission to undergraduate engineering courses in around 14 participating institutes. BCECE 2018 will be held in pen and paper based mode in the third week of June 2018. As per BCECE 2018 eligibility criteria, candidates who have passed or appeared 10+2 or an equivalent examination with 45% (40% for reserved categories) can appear in BCECE 2018. Application form of BCECE 2018 will be available online from the second week of February till the first week of March 2018. However, candidates can submit the hard copy of the online application form till the third week of March 2018. BCECE 2018 examination will facilitate admission to around 16 B.E./B.Tech courses filling approximately 3000 seats in member institutions. BCECE 2018 will be conducted in two stages- stage I and II for 600 and 1200 marks respectively. However, the examination was conducted in one stage in the year 2017 due to delay in admit card availability. BCECE 2018 will be conducted in around 40 exam districts in and outside Bihar. The result of BCECE 2018 will be declared in the online mode by third week of July 2018. Qualified candidates will be called for counselling and seat allotment process to be held henceforward. Read the entire article to know more about BCECE 2018 including eligibility criteria, application procedure, exam pattern and syllabus among others.

 

BCECE 2018 Exam Overview

Exam name
Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination
Exam category
Undergraduate
Exam level
State
Conducting body
Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board
Commonly known as
BCECE
Programmes covered
B.Tech/ B.E.

 


BCECE 2018 Important Dates

BCECEB will announce the important dates of BCECE 2018 by the second week of February. The exact dates will be updated in this article as soon as they are released. Tentative schedule of BCECE 2018 examination based on last year’s data is given in the table below.

S.No.

BCECE 2018 events

Important dates

1

Online registration

Second week of February 2018

2

Registration closes

First week of March 2018

3

Last date for payment through challan

Second week of March 2018

4

Last date for payment through net banking/ debit card/ credit card

Second week of March 2018

5

Editing online application form

Second week of March 2018

6

Last date for submission of hard copy of online application form

Third week of March 2018

7

Admit card availability

First week of June 2018

8

BCECE 2018 exam date

Third week of June 2018

9

BCECE 2018 answer key

Last week of June 2018

10

BCECE 2018 result

Third week of July 2018

11

Counselling round I

Last week of June 2018

12

Counselling round II

Second week of July 2018

13

Counselling round III

Third week of July 2018

 


BCECE Eligibility Criteria 2018

Candidates are advised to verify that they fulfill the eligibility criteria of BCECE 2018 before filling the application form. As per BCECE 2018 eligibility criteria, candidates must be citizens of India. There is no age restriction for candidates applying for BCECE 2018. Candidates must have passed or appeared in 10+2 or equivalent examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects from any recognised board to appear in BCECE 2018. The minimum qualifying marks required in the qualifying examination is 45% (40% for SC/ ST).

 


BCECE Application Form 2018

The application form of BCECE 2018 will be available online from the second week of February to the first week of March 2018. The hard copy of the application form has to be submitted to the conducting body by the third week of March 2018. Applicants can make necessary rectifications in the online application form in the second week of March 2018. To fill the BCECE 2018 application form, the following steps have to followed in order.

 

Step 1: Registration

Step 2: Payment of application fee online or through challan

Step 3: Entering personal information

Step 4: Uploading images

Step 5: Entering educational information

Step 6: Printout and dispatch of application form

 

Candidates will require to send the hard copy of the application form along with enclosures via registered/speed post to the address given below.

Address:

Controller of Examination,
B.C.E.C.E. Board,
I.A.S. Association Building,
Near Patna Airport,
P.O.-B.V.College, Patna – 800014


BCECE Exam Centres 2018

BCECE 2018 will be held in around 40 districts in and outside Bihar. Candidates have to select their preferred exam centres at the time of filling up BCECE application form. They will be then allotted exam centres as per their preference and availability. The names of the first 10 exam centres of BCECE 2018 are mentioned along with their codes in the table below.

BCECE 2018 exam centres

S.No.

Districts

Code

1

Patna

01

2

Bhojpur

02

3

Buxar

03

4

Rohtas

04

5

Bhabhua

05

6

Nalanda

06

7

Gaya

07

8

Nawada

08

9

Aurangabad

09

10

Arwal

10

 


BCECE Admit Card 2018

BCECEB will start issuing BCECE 2018 admit card in the first week of June 2018. The admit card of BCECE 2018 will be available only for candidates whose applications have been accepted. The admit card contains details such as personal information of candidate, exam centre, exam date, time and so on. Candidates must go through the hall ticket carefully and in case of any discrepancy, they must contact the conducting body for rectification at least 5 days prior to exam date. One must also go through the instructions printed at the back of the BCECE admit card 2018 so that there are no last moment hassles on exam day.

 


BCECE Exam Pattern 2018

As per BCECE 2018 exam pattern, the test will be conducted in two stages. In stage I, candidates will have to appear in the qualifying paper. Those qualifying in stage I will be allowed to sit for stage II.

 

S.No

Particulars

Stage-I

Stage-II

1

Mode of exam

Offline

Offline

2

Exam duration

2 hours 15 minutes

1 hour 30 minutes for each of the 03 subjects separately.

3

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions

Multiple Choice Questions

4

Full Marks

600

1200

5

Sections

  • 03- PCM (50 questions from each)

  • 03- PCM (100 questions from each)

6

Total number of questions

150

300

7

Marking Scheme

Correct answer: +4

Incorrect answer: -1

Correct answer: +4

Incorrect answer: -1

 

BCECE Syllabus 2018

The syllabus of BCECE 2018 will cover 10+2 level questions from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Topics like Physical World and Measurement, Kinematics, Laws of Motion and gravitation will be covered from Physics. The section on Chemistry will include questions from Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Hydrocarbons, Solutions, Biomolecules etc. Mathematics paper will cover Sets and Functions, Algebra, Coordinate Geometry, Calculus and Mathematical Reasoning among others. Candidates must go through the BCECE 2018 syllabus to make their preparation more effective.

 

BCECE Sample Papers 2018

Students preparing for BCECE 2018 must solve the sample papers of BCECE 2018 so as to get an idea of the type of questions that will be asked in the exam. This will also help them analyse their preparation level and work on their weak areas. Solving BCECE 2018 sample papers will also help the candidates organise their time in the main examination and score better.


BCECE Answer Key 2018

BCECE 2018 answer key will be released in the last week of June 2018 by BCECE board. The answer key of BCECE 2018 will let students analyse their performance and calculate their probable score in the examination.


BCECE Result 2018

BCECEB is expected to announce the result of BCECE 2018 by the third week of July 2018. The BCECE 2018 result of both stage I and II will be available online in the form of PDF files. Candidates who qualify the exam will be called for the counselling process.


BCECE Cutoff 2018

BCECE 2018 cutoff will be announced in the form of opening and closing ranks. The cutoff of BCECE 2018 will be declared for each participating institute, varying across each category and course. BCECE cutoff 2018 will be the deciding factor for admission into various undergraduate engineering courses offered my member institutions as only candidates meeting the declared cutoff will be able to participate in the admission process.


BCECE Counselling and Seat Allotment 2018

The date and time of BCECE 2018 counselling will be mentioned along with the BCECE result. The counselling of BCECE will be held offline in several rounds starting from the last week of June 2018. Qualified candidates will have to download the hard copy of application form (Part A and Part B) for the counselling and seat allotment process. During counselling, candidates have to fill in their choices of courses and colleges. BCECE counselling 2018 will be carried out as per the candidate’s rank and preference. Candidates will have to qualify the handwriting test to be able to participate in BCECE 2018 seat allotment. They can download the seat allotment letter after passing the handwriting test. Verification of documents will be held after the seat allotment process.


BCECE Participating institutes 2018

Around 14 participating institutes of BCECE 2018 will grant admission into various UG engineering courses based on the scores secured by the students. The names of the BCECE 2018 participating institutes are listed in the table below.

Member institutions of BCECE

S.No

Participating institutes

1

B.C.E. Bhagalpur

2

M.I.T. Muzaffarpur

3

Nalanda College of Engineering, Chandi, Nalanda

4

G.C.E Gaya

5

M.C.E Motihari

6

D.C.E. Darbhanga

7

L.J.P.I.T. Chapra

8

B.C.E Bakhtiyarpur

9

S.I.T. Sitamarhi

10

B.P.M.C.E. Madhepura

11

K.C.E. Katihar

12

R.R.S.D.C.E.Begusarai

13

G.Ph.I. Patna

14

S.C.E. Sasaram


 

Official Website: www.bceceboard.com
Contact: BCECE BOARD,
I.A.S. Association Building
NEAR PATNA AIRPORT,
PATNA – 800014,
BIHAR (INDIA)

Contact no: 0612-2220230, 0612-222538

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