Bihar Polytechnic 2022 exam will be conducted by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) to select the candidates for admission in various diploma courses in the field of engineering, Para medical-dental, part-time engineering etc courses offered by different polytechnic colleges in the state.
Candidates seeking admission must apply for the Bihar Polytechnic 2022 examination through the official website as per the eligibility criteria set by the board. Admission will be based on the merit rank secured by the candidates in the entrance examination. For more insight into the exam, candidates should continue reading the article.
Latest: Bihar Polytechnic 2022 application form has been released on 15th May 2022.
Important Dates for Bihar Polytechnic 2022
The tentative dates for the Bihar Polytechnic 2022 (DCECE) are provided below-
For 1st year admission
|Online application form availability||15th May 2022|
|Last date to fill the form||7th June 2022, 11:59PM|
|Last date for payment through challan||To be announced|
|Last date to make payment online||To be announced|
|Form correction||9th to 10th June 2022|
|Admit card releasing date||To be announced|
|Exam date||PE & PPE: To be announced
PM & PMD: To be announced
|Result announcement||To be announced|
For lateral entry admission
|Online application form availability||March 2022|
|Last date to fill the form||April 2022|
|Last date for payment through challan||April 2022|
|Last date to make payment online||April 2022|
|Form correction||April 2022|
|Admit card releasing date||April 2022|
|Exam date||May 2022|
|Result announcement||June 2022|
Eligibility Criteria for Bihar Polytechnic 2022
Candidates should fulfill the eligibility criteria laid down by the board in order to apply for the DCECE exam-
Nationality: Only Indian Nationals can apply for the exam.
Domicile: Candidates must fulfill the domicile requirements of the state of Bihar. They should be a domicile of Bihar or their parents have been working for central government and are posted in Bihar.
|PE||Applicants should have passed class 10th from a recognized board with at least 35% aggregate marks.|
|PPE||Applicants must be at least 19 years old as on 1st July 2022 and should have passed class 10th from a recognized board with 2 years of experience in I.T.I.|
|PM||Candidates must have passed class 12th with Physics, Chemistry, English, Maths/Biology subjects. Those applying for GNM course are required to pass class 12th exam in PCB subjects with minimum 40% marks (40% for SC/ST).|
|PMD||Candidates should have passed class 10th from a recognized board with subjects Chemistry, Physics, Biology and English. The age of the candidates should fall between 15 years and 30 years as on 31st December 2022.|
|DCECE (LE)||Applicants must have passed class 12th with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with one of the Mathematics / Biology or Science (with Mathematics as one of the Subject) or Science with Vocational or Science with Technical OR Class 10th + 2 years ITI Experience|
Note: Those appearing in class the qualifying exam can also apply for the entrance test.
Bihar Polytechnic 2022 Application Form
Candidates need to register themselves for the DCECE examination through the official website of the BCECEB. For registration, they need to enter their active email ID and mobile number. Candidates need to activate their account by clicking the activation link in the email id provided during registration. After logging in, the application form will be displayed on the webpage which they must fill very carefully.
Once done entering the details in the application form, candidates need to proceed for the image uploading section where they need to upload their scanned photograph and signature in proper format. They will then be directed to fill the educational details in the form. After which, they must proceed to the payment section to pay the required application fee for the exam.
|For one program||Rs. 750/-||Rs. 480/-|
|For two program||Rs. 850/-||Rs. 530/-|
|For three program||Rs. 950/-||Rs. 630/-|
|For four program||Rs. 1150/-||Rs. 730/-|
Mode of Payment: The application fee can be paid either through the online mode or through the offline mode as per the convenience of the candidates. For online mode of payment, candidates can pay the fee using the credit card/debit/card/NEFT. For offline mode, they can pay the fee using NEFT Challan.
Bihar Polytechnic 2022 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for Bihar Polytechnic entrance exam (DCECE) is as follows-
- Mode of the exam: offline (pen and paper based)
- Exam duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
- Type of Questions: objective types (MCQs)
- Marking scheme: candidates will get 5 marks for marking the correct answer.
- Negative marking: Not applicable
- Total marks: 450 marks (90 questions)
- Total marks (for lateral entry): 600 marks (150 questions)
For admission in first-year diploma courses offered by the polytechnic institutes, candidates need to study the following subjects as per the course they wish to enroll in. Check out the prescribed syllabus here:
- For admission in polytechnic engineering/part-time polytechnic engineering (PE/PPE), candidates must prepare from the Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics subjects taught in class 10th or equivalent.
- For Para-medical course, candidates need to prepare General Science, Numerical Ability, Hindi, English and General Knowledge.
- For Para medical-dental course, candidates should study Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Hindi, English, and General Knowledge.
Note: The syllabus will typically be based on the level of class 10th/matriculation and class 12th (for medical and dental course). Therefore, students should study accordingly.
Preparation Tips for Bihar Polytechnic 2022
Given below are some useful preparation tips through which candidates can succeed in the exam-
- Make a realistic timetable and follow it regularly.
- Study as per the syllabus prescribed by the board. Don’t waste time in reading something that is out of the syllabus.
- Finish the basic concepts first before moving ahead for the complex ones.
- Revise on regular basis.
- Solve mock tests as many as you can.
- Do yoga or meditation whenever you’re tired of the studies. You can also go outside to take the fresh air in order to relax your mind.
Bihar Polytechnic 2022 Admit Card
The admit card for Bihar Polytechnic exam will be available on the official website. Candidates need to download the same and then take the printout of the hall ticket for future use. No candidate will be allowed to take the exam if he/she doesn’t possess the admit card. Candidates also need to produce a valid ID proof at the exam center.
Result and Counselling
The result of the Bihar Polytechnic 2022 will be published on the official website of the BCECEB. Candidates will be selected as per the merit rank occupied by them in the exam. Those who qualify the exam as per the merit list will be called to attend the counselling where they need to indicate their choice for preference of college and branch. The authority will then allot a seat to them as per their rank, seat availability and choice selected by them.