BCECE 2018

BCECEBCECE 2018 is the entrance examination conducted by Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examinations Board (BCECEB) for admissions into the participating engineering colleges. The entrance examination will be held tentatively in the third week of June 2018. All candidates will have to register themselves online tentatively from the second week of February. Only the registered BCECE 2018 candidates will be able to download their admit card and appear for the examination. The entrance exam of BCECE 2018 will be held in two stages. The result, which will be announced online, will consist of the qualification status of the candidates. The qualified candidates will be called in for the counselling session of BCECE 2018 which will be held tentatively during the last week of July 2018. For admissions through BCECE, all candidates will have to meet the eligibility criteria set by the admission authorities. Along with the fulfilment of the eligibility criteria, the candidates will also be required to qualify the entrance exam. For detailed information about important dates, eligibility, application procedure, announcement of result, counselling and more of BCECE 2018, read the full article.

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The Government of Bihar constituted the board under BCECE Act, 1995 for conduction of admissions into the engineering institutes of the state through BCECE examination. For the session of 2017, due to delay in admit card, the entrance examination was held in one stage. No confirmation has yet been provided whether the examination for the present session will be held in one or two stages.

 

BCECE 2018 Quick Facts

Events

Overview

Name of the Examination

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination

Commonly Known As

BCECE

Conducting Authority

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board

Examination Category

Undergraduate

Type of Examination

State Level

Mode of Application

Online

Mode of Examination

Offline

BCECE Important Dates 2018

S.No

Events

Important Dates (Tentative)

1

Start of Online Registrations

Second week of February 2018

2

End Date for Online Registrations

First week of March 2018

3

Final Date for Payment of Application Fees

Second week of March 2018

4

Facility for Editing BCECE 2018 Application Form

Second week of March 2018

5

Availability of Admit Card

First week of June 2018

6

BCECE 2018 Examination

Third week of June 2018

7

Announcement of Result

Second week of July 2018

8

Commencement of Counselling

Last week of July 2018

BCECE previous year data

S.No.

Data

Numbers

1

Candidates applied in BCECE 2017

25311

2

Candidates appeared in BCECE 2017 exam

24819

3

Candidates qualified in first round of BCECE counselling 2017

5174

4

Candidates qualified in second round of BCECE counselling 2017

2877

 

BCECE Eligibility Criteria 2018

 

BCECE 2018 eligibility criteria consists of all the conditions that a candidate has to satisfy for admissions into the B.Tech courses offered by the participating institutes. The criteria will be related to the age, nationality and education of the candidate. Some of the eligibility criteria of BCECE 2018 for admissions is listed below. Inability to meet the criteria may lead to the disqualification of the candidate. Check the BCECE 2018 eligibility criteria from the table given below.

 

BCECE 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Particulars

Eligibility details

Qualifying marks

10+2 (or equivalent) examination should have been qualified by the candidates. Minimum 45% marks (40% marks for reserved category) should have been secured in the qualifying examination

Year of applying

Those candidates who will be appearing for their qualifying examination in 2018 will also be eligible to apply

Qualifying subjects

Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/ Biology should have been studied by the candidates during their 10+2 standard

Age limit

There is no age restriction for the candidates

 

BCECE Application Form 2018

 

The application form of BCECE 2018 will be available in online mode. All candidates who fulfil the eligibility criteria will have to register themselves tentatively from the second week of February 2018. The final date to submit the filled application form will be tentatively in the first week of March 2018. While filling the online BCECE 2018 application form, the candidates will have to make sure that all information is valid and according to their documents. 

 

How to fill BCECE application form 2018?

 

Candidates need to follow the steps given below to fill the application form of BCECE 2018.

 

Step 1 – Registration: The candidates will have to register themselves for the admission procedure. For registration, the candidates will have to submit their personal and contact details. The registration number will be generated after the candidates are successfully registered.

 

Step 2 – Payment of Application Fee: The required application fees has to be paid by the candidates through online (debit card/ credit card/ net banking) or offline mode (via bank challan). The candidates will be able to move forward in the application process only after successfully paying the application fee.

 

Application Fee:

S.No

Category

PCM or PCB

PCMB

1

General/ Backward/ Extremely Backward

Rs. 1000

Rs. 1100

2

SC/ ST

Rs. 500

Rs. 550 

Step 3 – Filling of Personal Information and Uploading of Documents: Next, the candidates will have to fill their personal and communication details. After providing the required information, the candidates will have to upload scanned images of their photograph and signature.

 

Step 4 – Fill Academic Information: All of the academic information regarding the candidates will have to be filled and submitted by the candidates. Before submission, the candidates will be able to preview all of the information and edit it.

 

Step 5 – Submission of Application Form by Post – The print out of the filled application form has to be downloaded. A coloured photograph of the candidate has to be pasted in the specified space and the candidates will also have to sign at the designated place. The bank challan has to be attached along with the other required documents and sent to the following address through registered post/ speed post:

 

“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

 

While filling the online application form of BCECE 2018, the candidates will have to fill in their preferred exam centres. According to the selected options, the candidates will be allotted centres for the examination. Total 39 centres will be available for the candidates to choose from.

 

Exam Centres of BCECE 2018

District

Code

District

Code

Patna

01

Samastipur

22

Bhojpur

02

Madhubani

23

Baksar

03

Saharsa

24

Rohtash

04

Madhepura

25

Bhabua

05

Supaul

26

Nalanda

06

Purnia

27

Gaya

07

Katihar

28

Nawada

08

Kishanganj

29

Aurangabad

09

Araria

30

Arwal

10

Bhagalpur

31

Jahanabad

11

Banka

32

Saran

12

Munger

33

Siwan

13

Begusarai

34

Gopalganj

14

Khagaria

35

Vaishali

15

Jamui

36

Muzzafarpur

16

Lakhisarai

37

Sitamarhi

17

Sheikhpura

38

Sheohar

18

Outside Bihar

East Champaran

19

Jharkhand

98

West Champaran

20

Other Centres

99

Darbhanga

21

 

 

How to Prepare for BCECE 2018

 

BCECE Exam Pattern 2018

 

The examination of BCECE 2018 will be held in two stages. All candidates will have to qualify both stages to participate in the counselling session. The exam pattern of BCECE 2018 provides the detailed information to the candidates regarding the question paper pattern, type of questions asked and marking scheme. By knowing the exam pattern in detail, the candidates will be able to work on their preparation process.

 

Exam Pattern of BCECE 2018 – Stage I

S.No

Particulars

Details

1

Mode of Examination

Offline (Pen and Paper Based)

2

Duration of Exam

2 hours and 15 Minutes

3

Type of Questions

Objective Multiple Choice Questions

4

Sections

  • Physics – 50 Questions

  • Chemistry - 50 Questions

  • Mathematics/ Biology - 50 Questions

5

Total Number of Questions

150 Questions

6

Marking Scheme

4 marks will be given for each correct answer

7

Negative Marking

1 mark will be deducted for a negative response

Exam Pattern of BCECE 2018 – Stage II

S.No

Particulars

Details

1

Mode of Examination

Offline (Pen and Paper Based)

2

Duration of Exam

For each subject, the candidates will have to appear separately. Total duration will be 1 hour 30 minutes.

3

Type of Questions

Objective Multiple Choice Questions

4

Sections

  • Physics – 100 Questions

  • Chemistry - 100 Questions

  • Mathematics/Biology - 100 Questions

5

Total Number of Questions

300 Questions

6

Marking Scheme

4 marks will be given for each correct answer

7

Negative Marking

1 mark will be deducted for a negative response

BCECE Syllabus 2018

 

BCECE 2018 syllabus will consist of all the topics and chapter which are important for the entrance examination. The detailed breakdown of the topics from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics for BCECE 2018 will be present in the syllabus. The candidates will be able to refer to the syllabus to know which chapters are important for the examination and will also boost the preparation progress.

 

BCECE Admit Card 2018

 

The registered candidates will be able to download their BCECE 2018 admit card tentatively in the first week of June 2018. To download the admit card, the candidates will have to log in using their registration number /user name and the password/ date of birth. BCECE admit card 2018 will be available only in online mode. While reporting at the examination centre, all candidates will be required to bring their admit card. The candidates will not be allowed to appear for the examination if he/ she fails to produce the admit card. The date and time of the examination along with the venue will be available in the released admit card. All candidates are requested to check their admit card before downloading. In case of any discrepancies, the candidates are requested to contact the admission authorities.

 

How to check BCECE admit card 2018?

  • Login using BCECE registration number, password and date of birth.
  • The admit card of BCECE will appear on the screen.
  • Check all the details mentioned over it carefully.
  • In case of discrepancy, contact the authorities immediately.
  • Take two print outs of the admit card and keep it safely till the admission process is over.

BCECE Answer Key 2018

 

The answer key of BCECE 2018 will consist of the correct responses to the questions asked in the entrance examination. By using the answer key, the candidates will be able to calculate their probable secured scores in the examination before the official declaration of result. Calculation of scores can be done by comparing their recorded responses with the correct answers. The official marking scheme has to be followed while calculating. BCECE 2018 answer key released by the coaching institutes will also be updated in this article as soon as it is released.

 

How to check BCECE answer key 2018?

  • Click on the link provided by the authorities.
  • The answer key of BCECE 2018 will appear on the screen.
  • Verfiy the answers with the ones written in the exam.
  • Calculate marks in the exam using the official marking scheme
  • Estimate rank and admission chances

BCECE Cutoff 2018

 

The minimum scores or ranks required to qualify the entrance examination will be the cutoff of BCECE 2018. The cutoff is prepared to screen the admission process of BCECE 2018. All candidates will have to secure the cutoff ranks for admissions into the participating institutes. Many factors are considered while the cutoff is determined by the concerned authorities. The candidates will have to note that the cutoff for each course and institute will be different.

 

BCECE Result 2018

 

BCECEB will be announcing the result of BCECE 2018 tentatively in the second week of July 2018. The result of BCECE 2018 will consist of the category wise roll number of all the candidates who manage to qualify the entrance examination. The candidates will be able to access the result in PDF format. The admission committee may announce the result of the two stages of entrance examination separately. Only those candidates whose roll number is stated in the result will be able to participate in the counselling session.

 

BCECE Counselling 2018

 

All qualified candidates will have to register themselves for the counselling of BCECE 2018. During registration, the candidates will have to fill their preferred choice of colleges and courses. The selection of choices has to be done as per preference since this factor will also be taken into account during allotment of seats. The registered candidates will be allotted seats based on their merit, preferred choices and availability of seats during counselling. The allotted candidates will have to download and print out their Provisional Allotment Letter. As per the timings specified in the allotment letter, the candidates will have to report at the counselling venue for the handwriting verification. During the verification of handwriting, the authorities will check whether the handwriting of the present candidate is similar to that in the OMR sheet or not. Those candidates who are successful in the verification process will then have to verify their documents and confirm their admission.

 

Documents to be Submitted for Verification

  • Final Seat Allotment Letter

  • Admit Card of BCECE 2018

  • Marksheet, Hall Ticket & Pass Certificate of 10th Standard

  • Marksheet, Hall Ticket & Pass Certificate of 12th Standard

  • Counselling Letter

  • Six photograph that is similar in the application form

  • Medical Certificate

  • Caste Certificate (if applicable)

Contact Details:

 

BCECE BOARD,

I.A.S. Association Building

Near Patna Airport,

Patna - 800014,

Bihar (India)

 

Website: http://bceceboard.com/Home.php

 

This article has been written as per last year’s brochure. Updates will be available here as soon as it is released officially.

 

BCECE FAQs 2018

 

Q - Is the application fee of BCECE refundable?

A - No, the BCECE application fee is non-refundable.

 

Q - Is there negative marking in BCECE entrance exam?

A - Yes, there is negative marking in BCECE. 1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer.

 

Q - How to submit the application form of BCECE?

A - You will have to take a print out of the filled BCECE application form, paste your recent color photograph over it and sign at the spaces provided. This application form along with the required documents like origiinal board copy of bank challan along with educational, reservation, category documents and declaration in own handwriting has to be sent through registered/ speed post to the following address. Candidates will have to mention "Application for BCECE 2018" and suject group on the envelope containing all the documents.

 

Controller of Examination,

B.C.E.C.E. Board,

I.A.S. Association Building,

Near Patna Airport, P.O.-B.V.College,

Patna – 800014

 

 

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The cutoff of BCECE are different for every branch and for every participating institute of BCECE.

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