DCECE Application Form 2020 - Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) has released the application form of DCECE 2020 on the official website. Candidates can now apply online for DCECE, which will be a pen-paper based exam till April 17. Various steps like registration, personal details, uploading of documents, academic details, payment of fees, etc has to be completed by the candidates while filling out DCECE 2020 application form. Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria before filling out the application form of DCECE 2020. No candidate will be eligible for final allotment if he/she does not fulfill the minimum DCECE eligibility criteria 2020. Candidates who submit DCECE 2020 application form before the final date will be able to download the admit card. DCECE 2020 will be held on May 9 as a pen and paper based examination. Read the full article to know more about DCECE application form 2020.
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DCECE Application Form 2020

DCECE 2020 Application Form Dates



Release of online application

March 18, 2020

Last date to submit DCECE application form

April 17, 2020

Last date to submit application fee through challan

April 18, 2020

Last date to submit application fee online

April 19, 2020

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 Application Form 2020

Candidates can now apply for DCECE 2020 in online mode. To be registered for the entrance examination, the candidates will have to submit the application form by April 17, 2020. Candidates can follow the given steps to fill the application form of DCECE 2020.

Procedure to fill DCECE 2020 Application Form

Step 1: Registration - In the first step, candidates will have to register for DCECE 2020 by providing their email ID and mobile number. The course for admission also has to be selected during registration. Candidates are advised to enter valid email ID and mobile number as these are used for future reference. Candidates will also be sent a "Activation Code" on their mobile and email after successful registration to activate their account.

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

Step 3: Uploading of Documents - After entering the personal details, 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-


Size (Maximum)




(Not taken before January 1, 2020)

100 KB


3.5 x 4.5 cm


100 KB


4.5 x 3.5 cm

Step 4: Educational Details - In the next step, the candidates will 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, the preview of the application form will be displayed on the screen. Candidates will have to check their details. After checking the details, candidates will have to check the declaration and click on "Confirm & Submit" button.

Step 6: Payment of Fee - The next step of the application process is payment of application fee. Candidates will be able to pay the fee both online (debit/credit card or internet banking) or offline (e-challan). Payment through e-challan has to be done at a nearby bank.

Step 7: Print out of Application Form - In the last step, candidates will have to take the print out of the completed application form (Part A & Part B). It should be noted that the application form contains important details like registration number, so the candidates must keep it safely.

Application Fee of DCECE 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 fully aware of the exam pattern of DCECE 2020 to prepare for an exam strategy. DCECE 2020 will be a pen-paper based examination of 2 hours 15 minutes. DCECE 2020 will have 90 multiple-choice questions spread over the three sections of the exam- Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Candidates will be allotted 5 marks for each correct answer.

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

Aditi Amrendra Student Expert 28th Mar, 2020

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.

how can i prepare for this exam

Ankit Dahiya Student Expert 13th Mar, 2020
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.

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.

who is the best book for electronics &communaction engineering dcece (le)

Aishwarya Kadam 28th Dec, 2019


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.


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:



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