Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) every year conducts the BPSC Combined Competitive Exam to shortlist eligible graduates for various posts including General Administration Department of Bihar Civil Services (Subdivision Officer) / Preferential Sub-Committee and equivalent officers of General Administration, and other posts. Keep reading the article to know about the details for BPSC 70th Notification, BPSC Vacancy, Exam Date, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Eligibility, Selection Process, and much more. 

BPSC 70th Notification 2024 PDF

The BPSC 70th Notification 2024 PDF will be released on the official website of BPSC As per the previous year trend notification will be released between June - July 2024 containing details regarding the vacancy details, important dates, the selection process, eligibility, and other details. Here we will share the direct link to download the Notification PDF as soon as released By BPSC. Till then go through the previous year Notification PDF shred here.

BPSC Notification PDF [Previous Year]- Click to Download

BPSC 70th Notification 2024- Overview 

The BPSC selection process will comprise a prelims exam followed by a main exam and interview. It is the best opportunity for graduate candiadtes who are seeking well-reputed civil service jobs in Bihar's several departments or organizations. Have a look at the below 70th BPSC CCE Overview table to get a brief about the examination. 

BPSC 70th Notification 2024- Overview 
OrganisationBihar Public Service Commission (BPSC)
Exam NameBPSC 70th CCE 2024
Posts General Administration Department of Bihar Civil Services (Subdivision Officer)/ Preferential Sub-Committee and equivalent 
officers of General Administration, Assistant Planning Officer, Tax Assistant Commissioner, Assistant Director, Supply Inspector, 
Labor superintendent, Inferior Electoral Officer, Revenue Officer, Block Panchayat Raj Officer and Other Posts
VacanciesTo be Notified
Registration DatesTo be notified
Mode of ExamOffline
Selection processPrelims- Mains- Interview
Job LocationBihar

BPSC 70th Notification 2024- Important Dates

BPSC will announce all important dates related to the BPSC 70th exam along with the BPSC 70th Notification PDF. As expected the BPSC 70th Notification PDF 2024 will be released Between March - April 2024. Once important dates are released, we shall be updating them in the below table.

BPSC 70th Notification 2024- Important Dates
BPSC 70th EventsDates
BPSC 70th Notification 2024between June - July 2024
Online Registration Starts from--
Online Registration Ends on--
BPSC 70th Prelims Admit Card September 2024
70th BPSC Prelims Exam Date30th September 2024
70th BPSC Answer Key 2024October 2024
70th BPSC Result 202403rd November 2024
BPSC Mains Exam Date 202403rd to 07th January 2025
BPSC Mains Result 31st July 2025
BPSC Interview Exam date 17th to 28th August 2025
BPSC Final Result 231st August 2025

BPSC 70th Vacancy 2024

BPSC will release the vacancy for various Group A and B posts under the various departments in Bihar State. Previous year BPSC announced a total of 442 vacancies. The post-wise vacancy details will be released along with the BPSC 70th Notification PDF.

BPSC 2024 Application Form 

The online registration process for BPSC 70th CCE exam 2024 will be made available on the official website of BPSC. Candidates who have completed their graduation and are interested in the 70th combined competitive examination are advised to apply before the last date to avoid any kind of hindrance. Registration will be done through the One Time Registration (OTR) process. We will share the direct link to apply online for the BPSC 70th Exam as soon as activated on the official website of BPSC. 

BPSC 2024 Application Fee

The required application fee for BPSC 70th Registration has been detailed below, the candidates have to pay the application fee through online mode only. No application form will be accepted without the submission of the exam fee. 

SC/ST/Woman/Handicapped/Permanent residents of Bihar (All Category)Rs. 150/-
Other StatesRs. 600/-

Steps to Apply for BPSC 70th Exam 2024

Candidates need to follow the below-given steps to apply for BPSC 70th Exam 2024

Step 1:Visit the official website of Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC)

Step 2: Go to the recruitment section on the main page.

Step 3: Click on the link that reads, “ Integrated 70th Combined (Preliminary) Competitive Examination.”

Step 4: Click on the BPSC 70th 2024 Apply Online Link and log in using your User ID and Password.

Step 5: Fill in all the required details and upload the documents required.

Step 6: Take the print out of the application form for future reference.

BPSC 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Bihar Public Service Commission has set the bars for selecting the candidates through Combined Competitive Exam and only candidates holding the required eligibility criteria can apply for BPSC 70th CCE Exam. 

BPSC Education Qualification 

The required education qualification for BPSC 70th Combined Competitive Examination is a Graduation or equivalent degree from a recognized University.

BPSC Age Limit 

To age limit, for BPSC 70th exam 2024 is defined for different categories. The minimum age limit for General Male is 20 years and the upper age limit for the remaining categories is discussed below:

CategoryUpper Age Limit
General Category – Male37 years
General Category – Female40 years
BC/OBC (Male, Female)40 years
SC/ST (Male, Female)42 years

BPSC 70th Exam 2024 Selection Process

Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC)will conduct the selection process in 3 stages for which we have provided the complete details below as mentioned in BPSC 70th Notification 2024:

  1. Preliminary Examination (Qualifying): Candidates will first have to appear for the Preliminary Written Exam. This exam serves as a screening test and consists of multiple-choice questions. It is qualifying in nature. The syllabus for the prelims exam is provided below in this article.
  2. Mains Examination: Candidates who qualify in the prelims exam will be eligible to appear for the Mains Written Test. The main exam is more comprehensive and covers a wider range of subjects. It consists of descriptive-type questions, and the syllabus will also be specified in the official notification.
  3. Interview: Candidates who successfully clear the main written test will be shortlisted for the interview stage. This is a personal interaction round where candidates’ communication skills, personality traits, and subject knowledge are assessed by a panel of experts.

BPSC 2024 Exam Pattern

The pattern for each stage of the BPSC 70th CCE exam 2024 has been discussed below.

  1. The BPSC 70th Prelims exam will be of General Studies carrying 150 marks and the duration of the Prelims exam is 2 hours.
  2. BPSC 70th Prelims exam is of a qualifying nature only.
  3. BPSC 70th Mains Exam consists of 4 subjects- General Hindi, General Studies Paper 1 & Paper 2 and an optional paper.
  4. The duration of each paper in the BPSC 70th Mains Exam is 3 hours.
  5. There will be a negative marking of ⅓ mark for each incorrect answer.
  6. The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks scored in Mains & Interview only.
BPSC 70th Prelims Exam Pattern 2024
General Studies1502 hours
BPSC 70th Mains Exam Pattern
Name of PaperTotal MarksDuration
General Hindi (Qualifying)1003 hours
General Studies Paper 13003 hours
General Studies Paper 23003 hours
Optional Paper3003 hours

BPSC 2024 Syllabus 

BPSC has released BPSC 70th Notification 2024 on its official website. Candidates are advised to begin their preparation from now onwards, as BPSC has announced the preliminary exam date. Prepare as per the detailed BPSC Syllabus 2024 from the direct link below. 

Check Detailed BPSC Syllabus 2024

BPSC 2024 Admit Card 

BPSC 70th Notification 2024 will be released on the official website along with prelims and mains exam date. The BPSC 70th Admit Card for the prelims exam will be issued tentatively 10 to 15 days before the exam date to all the candidates who have successfully submitted their application form. The candidates qualifying Prelims exam will be issued with BPSC 70th Admit Card 2024. 

BPSC 2024 Result 

BPSC Civil Services Prelims exam result is released followed by BPSC 70th Mains Result and Interview result. The prelims exam is of a qualifying nature just for shortlisting the candidates for the Mains exam. The candidates qualifying for BPSC 70th Mains will be called for BPSC 70th Interview. The final merit list will be prepared on the marks scored in BPSC 70th Mains & Interview only. 

BPSC 2024 Cut Off 

BPSC will release category-wise cut-off marks for BPSC 70th 2024 after the exam is over. Till then the candidates must check the previous year's BPSC 70th Cut Off Marks to get an idea about the difficulty level of the exam and have an estimation of what could be for the upcoming exam. 

CategoryCut-Off Marks (Out of 150)

BPSC Previous Year Cut-Off: Click to Check

BPSC 70th 2024: FAQs

Ans. The BPSC 70th Notification 2024 PDF is expected to be released between June - July 2024.

Ans. The selection process for BPSC 70th exam is based on Prelims, Mains and Interview.

Ans. The vacancy details for BPSC 70th Exam will be released along with the BPSC 70th Notification PDF.

Ans. The form full of BPSC is Bihar Public Service Commission.

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