Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination

Mode of ExamOffline
Level of ExamSchool OR +2 Level

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board will conduct the BCECE 2021 examination. It is a state level examination which is organized through offline mode. Through this exam, admissions will be provided into undergraduate agriculturepharmacy and health science courses in the state of Bihar. The examination will be conducted in one stage only. After completing 12th, candidates can appear in this exam to get eligible for admission in various UG courses. PCM & PCB group candidates are required to appear in JEE Main or NEET UG exams for admissions. Here we are providing details about BCECE 2021 including application form, dates, pattern, syllabus and other details.

It is the state level entrance exam conducted in offline mode for admission into the agricultural, pharmacy and some medical programs. For engineering and medical courses, admission will be made on the score and rank of JEE (Main) and NEET (UG). Eligible candidates can apply for the BCECE on the official website bceceboard.bihar.gov.in.



Exam Name

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination

Exam Type

State Level

Examination Category

Under Graduate

Examination Mode


Exam Duration

1 hour 30 minutes (each paper)

Total Subjects

Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, Agriculture

Total Marks



Important Dates



Online registration Starting Date

15 August 2021

End of registration

12 september 2021

Last date of payment through Challan

14 September 2021

Last date of payment through Net Banking/Debit Card/ Credit Card

14 September 2021

Online Editing of Application Form

15 and 16 September 2021

Issue of admit card

30 September 2021

Date of Examination

9-10 October 2021

Result Declaration

October 2021


Application Fee





RS 1000

RS 500


RS 1100

RS 550


BCECE 2021 Application Form

Candidates are suggested to fill the BCECE 2021 application form as per the instructions given below:

  • The BCECE registration will be done through online mode.
  • The application form filling will be commenced from the second week of March 2021.
  • Candidates will be required to upload their scanned images of photograph and signature in the BCECE application form.
  • The board will also provide the facility to make correction in the application form.
  • Incomplete application will not be accepted by the board.
  • BCECE application form correction will be available for the candidates those successfully submit the application form.
  • After the successful submission of application form, candidates are required to download Part A & B of the application form and keep it safe.

Application Fee:

  • Fee payment will be done through debit/credit card or net banking.
  • Candidates will also have to pay the processing fees.
  • Candidates can also make the fee payment through NEFT challan option.
  • The application fee of BCECE is mentioned below: 
Stream/group General/BC & OBC SC/ST
PCB, PCM, CBA, MBA, MCA & PCA Rs. 1000/- Rs. 500/-
PCMB Rs. 1100/- Rs. 550/-


Courses Offered

Subject Combination

Course Offered


Engineering & Dairy Technology


Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Veterinary, Lab Technician, OT Assistant, X-Ray Technician, Ophthalmic Assistant, Orthotics and Prosthetics


Agriculture and Gardening


Eligibility Criteria

Before applying for the exam, candidates must go through the eligibility criteria listed below.

Nationality: Candidate must be an Indian citizen.


  1. Candidate should have domicile of Bihar.
  2. The parents of the candidate’s must be the permanent resident of Bihar.
  3. Candidates those parents working in the state, but living outside of the Bihar are also eligible to apply.

Age: There is no age limit for engineering & pharmacy courses.

Qualification Eligibility

Engineering & Pharmacy courses:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidate must pass 10+2 or equivalent exam from a recognized board.
  • Minimum Marks: A candidate should pass with minimum 45% marks and 40% for reserving categories.
  • Subjects: The qualifying exam should pass with Physics & Mathematics (Physics and Chemistry for Pharmacy). The optional subjects are also required such as Biotechnology, Biology and technical vocational subject.
  • Final year candidates can also apply with one condition that they should have passed the qualifying exam before the counselling.



Physical World and Measurement, Kinematics, Laws of Motion, Work, Energy and Power, Motion of System of Particles and Rigid body, Gravitation, Properties of Bulk Matter, Heat and Thermodynamics, Behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic Theory, Oscillations and Waves, Current Electricity, Electrostatics, Magnetic effects of current & Magnetism, Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating currents, Electromagnetic Waves, Optics, Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation, Atoms and Nuclei, Electronic Devices, Communication Systems.


Some basic concepts of Chemistry, Structure of Atom, Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, States of Matter, Thermodynamics, Equilibrium, Redox Reactions, Hydrogen, s-Block Elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals), General Introduction p-Block Elements, Organic Chemistry – Some Basic Principles and Techniques, Hydrocarbons, Environmental Chemistry, Solutions, Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry, General Principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements, p-Block Elements, d- and f- Block Elements, Haloalkanes and Haloarenes, Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers Alcohols, Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic acids, Organic compounds containing Nitrogen, Biomolecules, Polymers, Chemistry in Everyday life.


Sets, Relations and Functions, Complex Numbers, Quadratic Equations, Matrices and Determinants, Mathematical Induction, Sequences and Series, Permutations and Combinations, Limits, Continuity and Differentiability, Applications of Binomial Theorem, Integral Calculus, Differential Equation, Vector Algebra, Trigonometry, Co-ordinate Geometry, Three Dimensional Geometry, Probability, Statistics, and Mathematical Reasoning.

Application Start Date :

15th August 2021

Application End Date :

12th September 2021

Exam Date :

9th October 2021

Result Date :

1st October 2021

Conducted By :


Official Website : http://bceceboard.bihar.gov.in/