Every year Bihar PSC invites applications from hundreds of graduates towards Bihar Civil Services. Graduates below 37 years are eligible for these posts. PSC selects candidates for around 64 different posts in the state service. BPSC conducts the 65th Combined Civil Services Exam in early this year, and the BPSC 66th, BPSC PCS 2020 notification will be out by May 2020.
BPSC 66th PCS 2020 Eligibility
Candidates’ age should be in between 20 years – 37 years.
- For Female Candidates and reserved male candidates, and the maximum age is 40 years.
- SC Male and Female Candidates – Maximum age is 42 years
Bachelor’s degree (Graduation) in any stream from any UGC recognized university or institution.
BPSC 66th PCS 2020 Posts
Selected candidates from the Bihar PSC Combined Civil Services will be appointed in the following posts:
- Bihar Administrative Services
- Bihar Police Services
- Police Superintendent
- Bihar Financial Services
- Bihar Home Guard Services
- Assistant Planning Officer
- Asst Project Officer/ Asst Director
- Bihar Probation Services (Probation Officer)
- Rural Development Officer
- Municipal Executive Officer
- Bihar Education Services
- District Minority Welfare Officer
- Planning Officer/ District Planning Officer
- Bihar Registration Services
- Bihar Jail Services
- Bihar Labor Services
- Assistant Director- Social Security
- Sugarcane Officer
- Asst Director- Child Protection
- Bihar Election Services
- District Audit Officer
- Assistant Registrar
BPSC PCS 2020 Salary
The pay scale for BPSC civil services posts has both Level 09 and Level 07 positions. The selected candidates will withdraw the salary in the pay scale of Rs. 9300- Rs. 34800 with grade pay of Rs. 5400. The candidates will get allowances like HRA, DA, TA, etc too along with this basic pay.
BPSC 66th PCS Exam Pattern
The Bihar PSC Provisional Civil Service exam has two stages of written examination followed by the interview.
BPSC CS Preliminary Examination
- Subject/ Topic – General Studies
- Number of Questions – 150
- Maximum Marks – 150
- Exam Duration – 120 minutes ( 02 hours)
The Provisional Civil Service Main examination is subjective in nature. There is four paper and three among them is common to all. Candidates have to select one optional paper of their choice. Paper-01 General Hindi is of Qualifying nature only.
|SL NO||Subject/ Topic||Exam Duration||Maximum Marks|
|1||General Hindi||100||03 hours|
|2||General Studies-1||300||03 hours|
|3||General Studies-2||300||03 hours|
|4||Optional Paper||300||03 hours|
BPSC 66th CS Optional Subjects
|Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Science||Law||Statistics|
|Anthropology||Labor and Social Welfare||Zoology|
|Botany||Management||Hindi Language and Literature|
|Chemistry||Mathematics||Urdu Language and Literature|
|Civil Engineering||Mechanical Engineering||Bangla Language and Literature|
|Commerce and Accounting||Philosophy||English Language and Literature|
|Economics||Physics||Sanskrit Language and Literature|
|Electrical Engineering||Politics and International Relations||Persian Language and Literature|
|Geography||Psychology||Arabic Language and Literature|
|Geology||Public Administration||Pali Language and Literature|
The interview will have 120 marks and the final rank list will consider the candidate’s performance in the interview too.
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Bihar PSC Previous Year Cut-off Score
BPSC 64th 2018 Cut-off Score
|Category||Cut-off Marks- Written Exam||Cut-off Marks- Final Exam|
|Grandchild Ex-freedom Fighter||456||571|
BPSC 65th 2019 Preliminary Cut-off Score
|Grandchild Ex-freedom Fighter||82|
BPSC 66th NotificationPCS 2020
Recently Bihar PSC publishes the BPSC Exam Calendar for 2020. Bihar PSC CS (BPSC 66th) 2020 Preliminary examination is scheduled for June 2020. The date of notification is not given, but we are expecting it by the end of April 2020. We will update you with the BPSC 66th official notification, once it is out.
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