BCECE (Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination)

BCECE 2024: Exam Date, Registration, Syllabus, Admit Card

A yearly state-level admission test is the Bihar Combined Admission Competitive Examination (BCECE). In order to get admitted to different undergraduate programs, an exam is administered.  It will be conducted by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB). Admission to several colleges in Bihar for courses in medicine, pharmacy, architecture, and agriculture will be granted to those who make it through the exam.

BCECE 2024 Application Form will release in third week of May 2024, and closes on 1st  week of June 2024 and expected exam date of BCECE 2024 will be 1st  week of July 2024.

Candidates interested in learning more about the BCECE 2024 exam, including the application form and eligibility requirements, can read the entire article below.

BCECE 2024 Exams Highlights

Exam Name

BCECE 2024

Exam Level

State level

Conducted by

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB)

Courses offered

Undergraduate Courses- agriculture, pharmacy, architecture, and medical courses

Exam Mode


Registration Mode


Exam Frequency

Once in a year

Exam Duration

1 hour 30 minutes

Exam Medium


BCECE 2024 Exam Dates

The list of important dates for applicants participating in the BCECE 2024 can be seen below.


Event Dates (Tentative)

Registration Process

3rd   week of May 2024

Last date to submit application form

1st week of June 2024

Correction facility

2nd week of June 2024

 Exam Date

1st week of July 2024


2nd week of July 2024


4th  week of July 2024

BCECE 2024 Eligibility Criteria

The qualifying requirements for applying in the BCECE application form 2024 for several courses, such as agriculture, medicine, etc., are provided here. The following will allow candidates to verify their eligibility, residency, and other requirements:

Domicile Criteria:


  • The applicant must be a citizen of India.
  • The candidate must be from the state of Bihar.
  • The candidate's parents must live in the state of Bihar permanently.
  • You may also apply if your parents are officially registered as refugees in the state of Bihar.
  • If the student's parents are state employees of Bihar but come from another state.

Age requirements:

  • Medical Courses: By December 31, 2024, the student must have reached the age of 17.
  • Pharmacy Courses: The minimum age to enroll in a pharmacy course is 17.
  • Agriculture Courses: As of August 31, 2024, the minimum age requirement shall be 16 years old.
  • Candidates must pass a medical exam in order to be admitted. The candidate can apply for admission if they pass this exam.
  • No age limit criteria is applicable for engineering courses.

Qualification Criteria:

For the four-year pharmacy course:

  • Passed the intermediate exam or a test comparable to it from an accredited board to qualify.
  • Subjects: Pass the qualifying exam with one elective from mathematics or biology and physics and chemistry as required subjects.
  • Minimum Marks: Pass the intermediate or equivalent exam with a minimum score of 45% for general candidates and 40% for reserved candidates.
  • Applicants who are taking the 12th grade exam or an equivalent exam may also apply, but they must have passed the exam in order to be considered for counseling.

For Medical Courses:

  • Pass the 10+2/higher secondary/ISc or its equivalent exam from an accredited university to be eligible to apply.
  • Subjects: Complete the English Language and Literature test as well as Physics, Chemistry, and Biology (Botany and Zoology).
  • Appearing Candidates can also apply.

For  engineering course:

  • Domicile: In order to be eligible, aspirants must possess a Bihar state domicile certificate.
  • Qualifications: The applicant must have completed their 12th grade or its equivalent from an approved board.
  • Those who passed JEE Main with a valid score may also apply for the test.
  • Subjects: Mathematics, Physics, and Chemistry are required for candidates to pass the qualifying exam.
  • Marks: To qualify, a candidate must receive at least 45% marks (40% for SC/ST candidates).

Read More - BCECE 2024 Eligibility

BCECE 2024 Application Process

The application for BCECE 2024 will be available during the third week of May 2024.The first week of June 2024 will be the deadline for submitting the application. Online access to the BCECE 2024 application will be available. For those who would like to apply for the BCECE Exam 2024, we have provided procedures below.

  • Visit the website- https://bceceboard.bihar.gov.in/
  • While registering, candidates must provide basic information such their name, birthdate, etc.
  • Applicants must complete the application, providing their personal information, educational background, phone number, etc.
  • Upload your signature and scanned photo in the format and size specified.
  • Next, pay the application fee through both offline and online.
  • Save the application form printout for your records.

BCECE 2024 Admit card

The BCECE Admit Card will be available online around the fourth week of June 2024. Candidates must enter their login credentials in order to download their admit card. The admit card includes information about the candidate, including name, father's name, category, location, date, and birthdate. The Bihar Board has released the BCECE 2024 admit card. Applicants can obtain their admit card through the website if their application was filed properly.

Applicants can use the instructions below to check their admit card.

  • Check out the link to the official website: https://bceceboard.bihar.gov.in/
  • You'll be directed to the BCECE Admit Card after that.
  • Enter  your password and email address.
  • Press the "sign in" button.
  • Your system screen will display your admit card.
  • After selecting the print option, print your admit card.
  • Keep the admit card until the counseling procedure is completed. 

BCECE 2024 Syllabus

BCECE Syllabus will be based on 11th  and 12th  level such as Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics. Candidates can check some topics below:

Physics: Physical world and measurement, kinematics, laws of motion, work, energy, and power, motion of system of particles and rigid body, gravitation, properties of bulk matter, heat and thermodynamics, oscillations and waves, electro statistics, current electricity, electronic devices.

Chemistry: Some basic concepts of chemistry, structure of atom, classification of elements and periodicity in properties, chemical bonding and molecular structure, states of matter, thermodynamics, equilibrium, redox reactions, hydrogen, solutions, chemical kinetics.

Mathematics: Sets, relation & functions, trigonometric function, algebra, co-ordinate geometry, calculus, mathematical reasoning, statistics & probability, sequence and series, Integral calculus, Application of Binomial Theorem, Continuity & Differentiability.

Biology: Diversity in living world, structural organization in animals and plants, cell, plant physiology, human physiology, sexual reproduction, genetics and evolution, ecology & environment, biotechnology, and its applications.

Agriculture: Introductory Agriculture and Agro meteorology, solid as medium plant growth, plant breeding and genetics, agriculture engineering, crop protection, animal husbandry, dairy and fish production, basic horticulture, preservation of fruits and vegetables. 

BCECE  2024 Exam Pattern


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BCECE 2024 Reservation Criteria

The Bihar government has the authority to grant reservations to candidates who are residents of the state of Bihar and who belong to various classes. Check the following reservation criteria:


Reservation Criteria

Schedule Caste (SC)


Schedule Tribe (ST)


Extremely Backward Class (EBC)                                          


Backward Class (BC)                                            


Reserved Category Girls (RCG)                                          


Economically Weaker Section (EWS)                                         


BCECE  2024 Result

The candidate's performance in the entrance exam will determine the BCECE result. The results will be announced online during the second week of July 2024. Candidates must take the following actions in order to view the results:

Applicants can use the steps listed below to check the results:

  • Visit the official website's  link- https://bceceboard.bihar.gov.in/
  • Open the link and click on the respective stream.
  • Input data such as DOB and roll number.
  • Next, select "Show Rank" by clicking on it.
  • On the screen, the result will be visible.
  • Examine the results and print the rank card.
  • Save the downloaded PDF file for later use.

BCECE 2024 Exam FAQs

Ques.1 When will BCECE Exam application form release?

Ans. The application form for BCECE 2024 will release in third week of May 2024.

Ques.2 What will be the last date of submission of BCECE Application form?

Ans. The Application Form submission procedure will be regulated till first week of June 2024.

Ques.3 What are the time limits given to the students for completing the BCECE Exam 2024?

Ans. Candidates will be provided with a total time limit of 90 minutes (One Hour 30 minutes).

Ques.4 How many questions will there be in BCECE exam?

Ans. In BCECE there will be 1OO questions in each sections.

Ques.5  Who is the conducting body of BCECE Exam?

Ans. BCECE Exam is conducting by Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB).

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