About BCECE Exam – Eligibility, Fee, Application, Notification, Exam Dates etc

Are you looking for BCECE Exam Details? You are at right page. Now Bihar Common Entrance Test Notification and Dates have been announced. Applications are invited by Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Exam Board –  BCECE for admission into various under-graduate courses in engineering, medical, agricultural and technical courses offered by BCECEB, Bihar. Complete details prescribed in the below paragraphs.

BCECE Exam Details

About BCECE Exam

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board is providing admission to the students who are willing to pursue Under-Graduation at various levels such as engineering, medical, agricultural and courses in government and private colleges by conducting a statewide entrance examination by name Bihar CET or Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination followed by the academic year in Bihar, India. Let’s look for the details of Bihar CET or BCECE .

Brief Details about BCECE Exam

Name of the ExaminationBihar Common Entrance Competitive Examination
Commonly known asBihar CET or BCECE
Conducting Authority NameBihar Common Entrance Competitive Examination Board
Examination LevelState Level Entrance Exam
TypeEngineering, Medical, Agricultural & Technical Entrance Exam
Official Websitewww.bceceboard.com

BCECE Notification

BCECE has to be announced. Students who are willing to prepare for the examination can go through the particulars such as eligibility, application details, fees, syllabus, exam pattern, model papers etc. which are presented below:

BCECE Exam Exam Dates

BCECE Exam EventsImportant Dates
Registration NotificationFebruary
Online registration starts1st week of February 2018
Online registration Last DateLast week of February 2018
Check Status of registrationMarch 2018
Last date for Fee payment1st week of March 2018
BCECE Admit Card 2018 for First Stage1st week of April 2018
Date of Examination – First Stage3rd week of April 2018
Declaration of BCECE Result – 1st stageMay 2018
BCECE Admit Card 2018 for Second Stage1st week of May 2018
Date of Examination – Second Stage3rd week of June 2018
Declaration of BCECE Exam Result – 2nd Stage2nd week of July 2018
First CounsellingJuly 2018
Second Counselling1st week of August 2018
Third Counselling4th week of August 2018
Open CounsellingSeptember 2018

Note: This Entrance Exam Dates not fixed as it is usually conducted in the months of April & May every year.

Eligibility Criteria

eligibilityCandidates who are willing to prepare for BCECE 2018 should satisfy the following eligibility requirements:

  • The candidate’s age should be minimum 17 years as on 31st December 2018.
  • For Engineering – Candidates should qualify 12th under-recognized Board or University with the aggregate of 50% in Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry as their basic stream.
  • For Pharmacy – The candidates should qualify their 12th under-recognized Board or University with Physics, Chemistry and Biology as the basic stream with an aggregate of 50%.
  • For SC/ST candidates, the aggregate should be 45%.
  • The candidates should be residents of India and/or domicile of Bihar.

BCECE Exam Application

Applications for BCECE Exam 2018 might be available from 1st or 2nd week of February 2018 and the students who are willing to apply for Bihar CET or BCECE should be alert from the date of notification. Applicants should fill the application correctly in the required fields and check twice or thrice after completion of application before submitting. The candidate should fill the application for only one time and it is taken into consideration.

How to Apply Online

apply-onlineFollowing are the steps to fill the application form.

Step 1:  Click on the official website link www.bceceboard.com to get registered.

Step 2:  Enter all the details in the application form in required fields correctly.

Step 3:  Upload scanned photograph and signature in required fields.

Step 4:  Make payment either in online mode or offline as required by the applicant.

Step 5:  Check the details filled in application form and then click “Submit”.

Step 6:  Download & take print-out of application form of pdf format for future references.


The application fee for General / OBC is Rs.660/- and for SC/ST, it is Rs.330/-. The candidates who apply for all courses is Rs.730/- for General/OBC and Rs.335/- for SC/ST. The fee can be paid using debit/credit cards or internet banking or through paying challan in SBI bank of any branch.

BCECE Syllabus

Units of Measurement, Motion in 2D or 3DBasic Concepts, Solutions, State of Matters
Laws of Motion, Work, Energy & PowerChemical Energetic & Thermodynamics
Motion in One Dimension, Solids & FluidsAtomic Structure, Chemical Equilibrium
Rotational Motion & Moment of InertiaRedox Reactions & Electro-Chemistry
Gravitation, Oscillations, Waves, ElectrostaticsSurface Chemistry, Chemistry of Non-Metals
Thermal & Chemical Effects of CurrentsChemical Families – Periodic Properties
Transference of Heat, Current ElectricityHeavy Metals, Alkaline Earth Metals
Magnetic Effects of Currents, Heat & ThermodynamicsChemistry of Representative Elements
Electro-magnetic Induction & Altering CurrentsRates of Chemical Reactions & Chemical Kinetics
Electro-magnetic Waves, Electron & PhotonsBoron Family, Carbon Family, Alkali Metals
Magneto Statics, Atoms, Wave Optics, Ray OpticsNitrogen Family, Oxygen Family, Halogen Family
Molecules & Nuclei, Solids & Semiconductors DevicesTransition Metal including Lanthanides, Nuclear Chemistry, Some Basic Principles
Classification of Organic Compounds, Noble Gases & Hydrogen
Organic Compounds Containing Oxygen, Halogens, Hydrocarbons, Bio-Molecules
Organic Compounds containing Synthetic & Natural Polymers and Biological Processes
Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen, Chemistry in Action & Environmental Chemistry


Arithmetic-Geometric Series, Heights & DistancesSexual Reproduction in Flowering Plants
Sets, Complex Numbers, Progressions, PolynomialsHuman Reproduction, Reproductive Health
Applications for approximation, Lagrange’s Mean Value Theorems, Family of CirclesPrinciple of Inheritance & Variation, Reproduction in Organisms, Evolution
Binomial Theorem & it’s applications, Combinations, Quadratic EquationsMolecular basis of Inheritance, Strategies for Enhancement in Food Production
Calculation of Mean, Median & Mode of Grouped & ungrouped data,Principles & Processes in Bio-technology
Conic Section, Differential Equation, Integration using Trigonometric identities, Motion under Gravity, Law of Motion Projectile, SphereBio-technology and its applications
Integration using Trigonometric Identities, Integral Calculus, Binomial & Poisson DistributionBiology in Human Warfare, Microbes in Human Warfare
Differential Calculus, Fundamental Integrals, Integral as limit of a sum, Motion under GravityOrganisms & Populations, Ecosystems & Environmental Issues
Integral Calculus, Matrices & DeterminantsBio-diversity & Conservation

 BCET Exam Pattern

Name of the ExamBihar CET 2018
Duration of the Exam
  • Stage 1 – 1 Hour 15 minutes
  • Stage 2 – 1 Hour 30 minutes
Exam ModeOffline
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
No. of Questions300 questions each for Paper 1 & 2
Marking Scheme4 marks for Right answer
Negative Marking1 mark deducted for wrong answer

 Preparation Tips

preparationPreparation tips for the students are as follows:

  • Students who are willing to pursue B.Tech courses in Manipal University should look for the notification, study the notification carefully and then apply for the examination.
  • Fill the application form carefully without any mistakes within the due date and then start preparing for exams.
  • Go through the syllabus and classify the subjects for preparation. First practice the subjects in which you find difficulty and next the easy ones.
  • Spend more time for difficult subjects and take more practice for those subjects. Be in contact with lecturers to clarify your doubts.
  • Prepare all model papers either by downloading or buying books. More practice helps the students to attain good score in the exam.
  • Download the hall ticket and keep it safe with you until the completion of examination. Don’t misplace it.
  • Time management is very important in examination. So it is good to attempt the known questions and later tough questions.
  • Don’t spend more time on unknown questions. Sometimes we need to answer the questions logically. So think and answer carefully.
  • Don’t commit any malpractice during the time of examination. You will get debarred and will not be allowed to attend for these examinations and this leads to spoil your life.

Model Papers

There are different types of model papers available in book stalls or in internet. Students may download or purchase model papers and practice them. This helps the students to score good in the examinations. There are several types of model papers either previous or latest. Some model papers provide solutions while some are not. Practicing of those model papers helps the students think logically and score good in examinations.

Download BCECE Model Papers

Cut Off

TestingCut off for BCECE Exam is based on the performance of candidates in the entrance exam. It also depends upon total number of seats available, selection of specific course or branch by students, difficulty level of examination, number of candidates qualified in the exam in each category etc.

BCECE Exam Hall Ticket

Hall ticket or Admit card is an important credential to be carried during the examination. It is generated two weeks before the examination. Candidates should download and carry it for the examination. If not, the candidate may not be eligible to write the examination.

How to Download Hall Ticket

downloadStep 1:  Visit the official website of the entrance examination.

Step 2:  Enter the details like registration number or roll number in required fields.

Step 3:  Now you will get a link for downloading hall ticket.

Step 4:  Download and take a print-out of hall ticket and keep it safe until the completion of exam.


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