DCECE 2020 - Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) will conduct DCECE 2020 on May 9. DCECE 2020 will be a pen-paper based examination for admission in various engineering diplomas in the polytechnics across the state of Bihar. Candidates can now apply online for DCECE 2020 from March 18 to April 17. Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria of DCECE 2020 before applying for the exam. Registered candidates will be able to download DCECE admit card 2020 on April 30 in online mode. Candidates who will qualify DCECE 2020 will be called for the counselling process. The counselling of DCECE 2020 will be conducted in online mode and will include registration, choice filling, seat allotment and payment of fee. The verification of documents has to be done during DCECE 2020 counselling. The final allotment will be on the basis of DCECE merit scores, availability of seats and preferences set by the candidates. Read the full article to know more about DCECE 2020.
Latest: DCECE 2020 application form is now available till April 17.

DCECE 2020

The application form of DCECE 2020 has been released on March 18. DCECE 2020 will be held on May 9.

Overview of DCECE 2020

Particulars

Detail

Examination Name

Diploma-Certificate Entrance Competitive Examination

Commonly known as

DCECE (Bihar Polytechnic)

Exam Conducting Body

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB)

Exam Mode

Offline

Mode of Application

Online

DCECE conducts different examination for different courses. Thus candidates need to choose their examination carefully.

  • Polytechnic Engineering (PE) – is for admission to diploma engineering courses

  • Part-time Polytechnic Engineering (PPE) – is for admission to part-time 4-year diploma engineering courses

DCECE Important Dates 2020

Candidates must be aware about the important dates of DCECE 2020, so that they don’t miss out on the deadlines. The following table can be referred to know about the important application and admission events of DCECE 2020.

DCECE 2020 Important Dates

Events

Dates

Release of online application

March 18, 2020

Final date to submit application form of DCECE 2020

April 17, 2020 (11.59 pm)

Last date to submit application fee through challan

April 18, 2020 (Upto banking hours)

Last date to submit application fee through online mode

April 19, 2020 (11.59 pm)

Application correction window

April 20 to 23, 2020

Issue of admit card

April 30, 2020

DCECE 2020

May 9, 2020 (PE & PPE)

Declaration of results

June 2020

DCECE Counselling Schedule 2020

Events

Dates (Tentative)

Release of Merit list

Last week of July 2020

Seat Matrix and Business rule posting on the website

Last week of July 2020

Start date of Online Registration and Choice filling for Seat allotment

First week of August 2020

Last date of Online Registration, Choice filling for Seat allotment and locking

Second week of August 2020

1st Round Provisional seat allotment Result Publication date

Third week of August 2020

Download of Allotment Order for 1st Round

Third week of August 2020

Document Verification and Admission for 1st Round

Third to fourth week of August 2020

2nd Round Provisional seat allotment Result Publication date

Last week of August 2020

Download of Allotment Order for 2nd Round

Last week of August to first week of September 2020

Document Verification and Admission for 2nd Round

First week of September 2020

3rd Round Provisional seat allotment Result Publication date

Second week of September 2020

Download of Allotment Order for 3rd Round

Second week of September 2020

Document Verification and Admission for 3rd Round

Second to third week of September 2020

DCECE Eligibility Criteria 2020

Candidates are requested to check the eligibility criteria of DCECE 2020 before applying for the exam. No candidate will be eligible for final allotment if he/she does not fulfill the minimum DCECE eligibility criteria 2020. Candidates can refer the eligibility criteria for both the engineering diploma courses offered under DCECE 2020 mentioned below:

Eligibility Criteria of DCECE 2020 (PE & PPE)

  • Domicile- Candidates must be Indian National whose-

    • Parent is a permanent resident of Bihar or

    • Parent enjoys refugee status in the state or

    • Parent is employed with Bihar government or

    • Parent is employed with the central government in Bihar or

    • Parent works with the UN and is currently posted in the state.

  • Medical Fitness- Candidates should be medically fit.

DCECE 2020 Eligibility Criteria for PE

Particulars

Details

Academic Qualification

Candidates must have passed Class X exam conducted by Bihar board or any other equivalent exam with a minimum 35% marks.


Candidates appearing in Class 10th in the admission year are also eligible to apply.

Age Limit

There is no minimum or maximum age limit for the exam.

DCECE 2020 Eligibility Criteria for PPE

Particulars

Details

Academic Qualification

Candidates must have passed Class X exam or any equivalent exam, and must also hold a two-year ITI certificate.

Age Limit

Candidates should not be less than 19 years of age on 1st July 2020.

DCECE Application Form 2020

Candidates can apply for DCECE 2020 or Bihar Polytechnic online through the official website. The application form of DCECE 2020 is now available for candidates from March 18 to April 17. All of the required details should be filled by the candidates and should also be valid in nature. Applications after the final date will not be accepted by the authorities. Candidates can follow the given steps to apply for DCECE 2020.

Steps to Fill DCECE 2020 Application Form-

Step 1: Registration - In the first step, candidates will have to register for DCECE 2020 by entering a valid email ID and mobile number.

Step 2: Personal Details - After registration, candidates will have to enter their personal details like name, gender, date of birth, communication details, etc.

Step 3: Uploading of Documents - After entering their personal details, the candidates will be required to upload the scanned images of their photograph and signature as per the specifications given by the authorities.

Specifications for Uploading Photograph and Signature-

Document

Size (maximum)

Format

Dimension

Photograph

(Photo should not be taken before January 1, 2020)

100 KB

JPEG

3.5 x 4.5 cm

Signature

100 KB

JPEG

4.5 x 3.5 cm

Step 4: Educational Details - Next, candidates have to enter their academic details like exam passed, subjects studied, board, etc.

Step 5: Preview of Application Form- Once all the details will be filled by candidates, preview of the application form will be displayed on the screen. Candidates have to check their details.

Step 6: Payment of Fee - The next step of the process is payment of application fee. Candidates will be able to pay the fee in both online (net banking/credit card/debit card) or offline mode (e-challan).

Step 7: Print out of Application form- The last step is to take the print out of the completed application form (Part A and B).

DCECE Application Fee 2020

Number of Courses Applied

Fee for General category Candidates

Fee for SC/ST/PwD Candidates

Application for 1 course (PE or PPE)

Rs 750

Rs 480

Application for both courses (PE and PPE)

Rs 850

Rs 530

DCECE Exam Pattern 2020

Candidates must be well aware about the exam pattern of DCECE 2020 in order to make a perfect exam strategy for the exam. Following table can be referred to understand DCECE 2020 Exam Pattern.

Exam Pattern of DCECE 2020 (PE & PPE)

Particulars

Details

Mode of examination

Offline (Pen-paper based)

Duration

2 hours 15 minutes

Language Medium of Exam

English and Hindi

Type of Questions

Objective (Multiple Choice Questions)

Total Number of Questions

90 Questions

Marking Scheme

For each correct answer, 5 marks are allotted

Paper Pattern of DCECE 2020 (PE & PPE)

Subject

Number of questions

Total marks

Physics

30

150

Chemistry

30

150

Mathematics

30

150

Total

90

450

DCECE Admit Card 2020

Candidates will be able to download the admit card of DCECE 2020 in online mode on April 30. DCECE 2020 admit card will consist of details like exam date, time and exam centre allotted to the candidates along with exam day instructions. DCECE admit card 2020 is an important document and no candidate will be allowed to appear for the exam without a valid admit card.

Steps to download DCECE 2020 Admit Card

  • Visit the official website of DCECE 2020.

  • Click on the admit card link.

  • Login using registration number and password.

  • On successful login, DCECE admit card 2020 will be displayed on the screen.

  • Download the admit card and take a print out.

DCECE Result 2020

Candidates will be able to check the result of DCECE 2020 on the official website by entering their registration number and password. The rank card of DCECE 2020 will have the details of scores, qualifying status, merit rank of the candidates along with the date and time for interview.

Steps to check DCECE 2020 Result

  • Check the official website.

  • Click on the result or rank card link.

  • Login using registration number and date of birth.

  • DCECE rank card 2020 will be displayed on the screen.

  • Download the result and take a print out.

Tie Breaking Procedure of DCECE 2020

In case of a tie of marks between two or more candidates, the authorities will use the following tie-breaking rule to determine the rank of the candidates.

  • Candidates with higher marks will be given higher rank.

  • If the tie still persists, candidates with higher marks in Physics will be given higher rank.

  • If the tie still persists, candidates older in age will be given higher rank.

DCECE Merit List 2020

Along with the rank card, the authorities will also release the merit list of DCECE 2020. Candidates can simply access DCECE 2020 merit list by clicking on the list, they are not required to login for it. Candidates are shortlisted for counselling and seat allotment on the basis of merit list.

Steps to download DCECE Merit List 2020

  • Click on the merit list download list.

  • Merit list will be displayed on the screen in the form of downloadable PDF.

DCECE Counselling 2020

Candidates who will have their names in DCECE 2020 merit list will be called for the counselling and seat allotment process. Counselling of DCECE 2020 will have many steps along with document verification. Candidates can refer the given steps to understand the counselling procedure of DCECE 2020.

DCECE Counselling Procedure 2020

  • Registration - Candidates will be able to register online for the counselling of DCECE 2020 by selecting the course to be applied and then entering their registration number, name, date of birth and security code. As the candidates will enter these details, data entered by them at the time of filling application form will be displayed on screen along with some new fields like if a candidate entered “appearing in qualifying exam” then the pass details will be asked. Enter all the required details and finish the registration.

  • Choice Filling - Once the registration is completed, candidates will have to fill their choices of courses and polytechnics. Candidates should choose their choices carefully as on the basis of these choices, they are allotted seats.

  • Locking of Filled Choices - Once candidates have filled the choices, they will have to lock their choices.

  • Seat Allotment - On the basis of merit list, category, choices locked and availability of seats, candidates will be allotted seats. The counselling will have different rounds and the seats allotted will get auto-updated according to the locked choices of candidates.

  • Payment of Admission Fee- Candidates will have to report to the allotted college with a demand draft of Rs 1000 in favor of the principal of concerned Institution in order to pay the admission fee.

Documents required at the time of Verification

  • Copy of downloaded Part-A & Part-B of Application form

  • DCECE 2020 Admit Card l

  • Rank Card of DCECE 2020

  • Copy of allotment letter ( 3 copies)

  • Passport-sized photograph ( 6 copies)

  • 10th Board Certificate /Matric/equivalent Certificate and Admit Card as proof of age and identity.

  • Aadhar card for ID Proof.

  • School Leaving Certificate

  • Residential proof by natives of Bihar

  • Caste certificate

  • Character certificate

  • Refugee certificate (if applicable)

  • Other eligibility certificates (wherever applicable)

  • Any other relevant certificate

Contact Details

BCECE Board,

I.A.S. Association Building

Near Patna Airport,

Patna - 800014,

Bihar (India)

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Questions related to DCECE

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from where I can get the diploma intrance questions paper of previous year

Aditi Amrendra Student Expert 28th Mar, 2020
Hello,


You can get it from various websites.Simply go to google and search for DCECE previous year papers.You will get options if various websites where you can download it for free.

I hope this helps.
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how can i prepare for this exam

Ankit Dahiya Student Expert 13th Mar, 2020
Hello,
DCECE is conducted every year for admissions to diploma engineering courses at polytechnic institutes in the state of Bihar.
The exam is conducted in 3rd week of may in offline mode.
The paper details are:
  • Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
  • No. of question: 90 objective type
  • Syllabus: Maths, Physics and Chemistry.

As you have 2 months from now it would be best time to start your preparation. Make a proper time table devoting time to each of the subjects. Refer to previous year paper to get an idea about the level of questions asked and prepare accordingly. Prepare your own short notes, they will come handy for the last minute revisions.

Thank you.
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can we apply for both pe and ppe(can we take admission in both part time and full time in polytechnic college)

SHAH TAHA 9th Feb, 2020
Most of the polytechnic colleges are not preferred to part time courses.But as of now some colleges are having the choices. in regard to this you can choose only part time or full time.
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who is the best book for electronics &communaction engineering dcece (le)

Aishwarya Kadam 28th Dec, 2019

Hi,

The Best books for Electronics and Communication Engineering DECE [LE] are subject-wise:

•Analog Circuit and theory- Sedra and Smith

•Electronics Devices- Neamen

•Digital Electronics- M.Morris Mano or Anand Kumar

•Control System- Nagrath

•Communication Systems- Simon Haykin

•Signal and Systems- Oppenheim

•Network Theory- A V Bakshi

•Electromagnetic Theory- Sadiku

•Microcontroller- Mazidi

•Microprocessor- Gaonkar

•Engineering Mathematics- B S Grewal

These are the standard books for each subject, you can also search for its free pdfs.

Hope this addresses.

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Engineering college accepting dcece in any branch for admission in btech

Tamajit Student Expert 4th Oct, 2019

Hi Aditya,

I presume that the entrance examination you are referring to is BCECE, i.e., Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination which is the qualifier examination for admission into the engineering colleges under BCECE board. The engineering colleges that accept BCECE rank are as follows:

  1. MIT Muzffarpur.
  2. R.P. Sharma Institute of Technology.
  3. Vidya Vihar Institute of Technology.
  4. Millia Institute of Technology.
  5. National Institute of Technology, Patna.
  6. Moti Babu Institute of Technology.
  7. Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology.
  8. Women's Institute of Technology.
  9. Bhagalpur College of Engineering.

For more information on the engineering colleges that accept BCECE scores, please refer to the following link:

https://engineering.careers360.com/colleges/list-of-engineering-colleges-in-bihar

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