BPSC 68th Notification 2023 Out: Every year, Bihar Public Service Commission 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, Inferior Electoral Officer, Revenue Officer, Assistant Planning Officer, Tax Assistant Commissioner, Assistant Director, Supply Inspector, Labor superintendent, Block Panchayat Raj Officer, Deputy Superintendent of Police Home Department, and other posts.  This year, BPSC has released 281 posts through BPSC 68th Notification 2023. 

The eligible graduates who want to for BPSC 68th Exam must note that the BPSC online application link will be active till the 20th of December 2022. Keep reading the article to know about the details for BPSC 68th Notification, BPSC 68th Application Form, BPSC Vacancy, Exam Date, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Eligibility, Selection Process and much more. 

BPSC 68th Exam 2023 Exam Date and Admit Card for 281 Posts 

The BPSC 68th Notification 2023 PDF link or detailed advertisement has been released officially by the BPSC for the BPSC 68th Exam at www.bpsc.bih.nic.in. The candidates who have completed their graduation and are interested in the 68th combined competitive examination must go through the detailed BPSC Notification of the BPSC 68th 2022-23 exam by clicking on the link given below. 

BPSC 68th Notification 2022-23 Official PDF

BPSC 68th Exam 2023: Overview 

The online registration process for the BPSC 68th prelims exam has begun on 25th November 2022 and will continue till 20th December 2022. The BPSC selection process will comprise a prelims exam followed by a main exam and interview. Have a look at the below BPSC 68th CCE Overview table to get a brief about the examination. 

OrganisationBihar Public Service Commission
Exam NameBPSC 68th CCE 2023
Vacancies281
Registration Dates25th November to 20th December 2022
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
Application ModeOnline
EligibilityGraduation
Selection processPrelims- Mains- Interview
Job LocationBihar
Official websitebpsc.bih.nic.in

BPSC 68th Exam 2023- Important Dates

BPSC has announced all important dates related to the BPSC 68th exam along with the official notification. The online application filling dates for the BPSC 68th exam are 25th November to 20th December 2022. Check the important dates for the BPSC 68th Notification from the below table.

BPSC 68th EventsDates
BPSC 68th Notification 19th November 2022
Online Registration Starts from25th November 2022
Online Registration Ends on20th December 2022
BPSC 68th Prelims Admit Card 28th January 2023
68th BPSC Prelims Exam Date12th February 2023
  

BPSC 68th Exam Date 2023 Out

BPSC has announced the BPSC 68th prelims exam date 2023 through the official exam calendar at bpsc.bih.nic.in. As per the BPSC calendar 2023, the prelims examination for the BPSC 68th exam is scheduled for 12th February 2023.

BPSC Vacancy 2023

BPSC will be recruiting eligible candidates to fill 281 vacancies for various posts through the 68th BPSC exam. Out of 281 vacancies, 77 posts are reserved for women candidates and the rest 204 posts are available for male candidates. Last year, the total number of vacancies was 726. Check the post-wise vacancy table from the below table. 

BPSC 68th Vacancy 2023
Post Name / Department No of vacancy
District Fire Officer, Home Department (Reserve Branch)19
Deputy Superintendent of Police, Home Department (Reserve Branch)08
District Commander, Home Department (Special Branch)01
State – Tax Assistant Commissioner (Bihar Finance Service)07
Prison Superintendent, Home Department (Prison)02
Junior Election Office, (Bihar Election Service)08
Under Registrar / Joint Under Registrar, Prohibition,20
Labor Superintendent, Labor Resources Department,01
Planning / District Planning Officer,03
Probation Officer, Home Department (Prison)01
Assistant Registrar Cooperation Committees,04
Assistant Director, Directorate of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities05
Reed Officer,02
Bihar Education Service (Administration Sub Cadre),04
Labor Enforcement Officer,35
Additional District Transport Officer,01
Rural Development Officer07
Block Panchayat Raj Officer,40
Revenue, Officer and equivalent, (Bihar Revenue Service)39
Block Sec. Caste and Schedule Tribal Welfare Officer, (Bihar SC and ST Welfare Officer Cadre),60
Supply Inspector, (Bihar Supply Service)14
Total Post281

BPSC 2023 Application Form 

The BPSC 68th Application form is available for online registration from 25th November to 20th December 2022. The candidates waiting for the BPSC 68th exam, can now apply online for this exam by visiting the BPSC online website i.e. https://onlinebpsc.bihar.gov.in/. So all candidates can apply online by clicking on the link given below.

Link to Apply Online for BPSC 68th [Link Active]

BPSC 2023 Application Fee

The required application fee for BPSC 68th 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. 

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

BPSC 2023 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 68th CCE Exam. 

BPSC Education Qualification 

The required education qualification for BPSC 68th Combined Competitive Examination is a Graduation or equivalent degree from a recognized University.

BPSC Age Limit (As on 1-08-2022)

To age limit, for BPSC 68th exam 2023 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 Exam 2023: Selection Process

Bihar Public Service Commission will conduct the selection process in 3 stages for which we have provided the complete details below:

  1. Preliminary Examination (Qualifying)
  2. Mains Examination
  3. Interview

BPSC 2023 Exam Pattern

The pattern for each stage has been discussed below

  1. The BPSC 68th Prelims exam will be of General Studies carrying 150 marks and the duration of the Prelims exam is 2 hours.
  2. BPSC 68th Prelims exam is of qualifying nature only.
  3. BPSC 68th 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 68th Mains Exam is 3 hours.
  5. The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of marks scored in Mains & Interview only.
BPSC 68th Prelims Exam Pattern
General Studies1502 hours
BPSC 68th 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 2023  Syllabus 

The candidates who are waiting for BPSC 68th Notification are advised to begin their preparation from now onwards, as BPSC has previously announced the Prelims Exam date for 12th February 2023. Prepare as per the detailed BPSC Syllabus 2023 from the direct link below. 

Check Detailed BPSC Syllabus 2023

BPSC 2023 Admit Card 

The BPSC 68th 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. As BPSC 68th Prelims CCE exam is scheduled for 12th February 2023, the admit card can be released tentatively by the 2nd week of January 2023. The candidates qualifying Prelims exam will be issued with BPSC 68th Mains Admit Card 2023. 

BPSC 2023 Result 

BPSC Civil Services Prelims exam result is released followed by BPSC 68th Mains Result and Interview result. The prelims exam is of qualifying nature just for shortlisting the candidates for the Mains exam. The candidates qualifying for BPSC 68th Mains will be called for BPSC 68th Interview. The final merit list will be prepared on the marks scored in BPSC 68th Mains & Interview only. 

BPSC 2023 Cut Off 

BPSC will release category-wise cut-off marks for BPSC 68th 2022-23 after the exam is over. Till then the candidates must check the previous year's BPSC 68th 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)
MalesFemales
UR113109
EWS109105
SC10493
ST10096
EBC109102
BC105105

BPSC Previous Year Cut-Off: Click to Check

BPSC Exam 2023: FAQs

Ans. Yes, BPSC 68th prelims exam is scheduled to be conducted for 12th February 2023.

Ans. The selection process for BPSC 68th exam is based on Prelims, Mains and Interview.

Ans. As announced 281 vacancies will be filled through BPSC 68th notification 2023.

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

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