Bihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC) has released BSSC Notification 2023 for 12,199 BSSC Inter Level (10+2) vacancies and the candidates who are planning to apply for the posts must be looking for the updated BSSC Syllabus 2023. The latest and subject-wise BSSC Inter Level Syllabus 2023 has been released along with the official notification. To make it easy for the candidates to prepare for the upcoming Bihar Inter Level Exam, we have discussed the complete BSSC Syllabus, and Exam Pattern for Inter Level Exam along with other important details in this article. Bookmark this page and start your preparation without wasting your precious time. 

Bihar SSC Inter Level Syllabus 2023

Before proceeding to the detailed Bihar SSC Syllabus and Exam Pattern, the candidates must be aware of the important key points to be remembered to appear for the examination for BSSC Inter Level Vacancy 2023. The candidates must be familiar with the mode of exam, marking scheme, selection process, and other details to secure good marks in the examination. 

BSSC Inter Level Syllabus 2023
Exam Conducting BodyBihar Staff Selection Commission (BSSC)
Exam NameBihar SSC Inter-Level Examination 2023
Vacancies12,199
CategorySyllabus & Exam Pattern
Mode of ExamOnline
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions
Marking Scheme4 marks for correct answer
Negative Marking1 mark
Selection ProcessPrelims & Mains
Official websitehttp://bssc.bih.nic.in/

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BSSC Inter Level Prelims Exam Pattern 2023

  1. There will be 150 Multiple Choice Questions in the BSSC Inter Level Exam 2023.
  2. For each question, 4 marks will be allotted which in total makes 600 marks for the whole question paper.
  3. There shall be a negative marking of 1 mark for each incorrect/wrong answer.
  4. The time period to complete the examination is 2 hours 15 minutes and there is no sectional-timing in the exam.
BSSC Inter Level Exam Pattern 2023- Prelims
Sno.SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
1.General Studies5020002 hour 15 minutes
2.General Science and Mathematics50200
3.Mental Ability Test (Comprehension/ Logic/ Reasoning/ Mental Ability)50200
Total150600

BSSC Inter Level Mains Exam Pattern 2023

The details for the BSSC Inter Level Mains Exam Pattern and Syllabus will be notified by the commission in due course of time, however, based on the previous year's pattern, we can expect the pattern could be as follows. 

BSSC Inter Level Exam Pattern 2023- Mains
PapersSubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarksDuration
Paper 1General Awareness/ Hindi language1004002 hrs 15 mins
Paper 2Mental ability/logical reasoning General mathematics/science1506002 hrs 15 mins

Bihar SSC Syllabus 2023 for Inter-Level Exam

To qualify in any exam, the candidates must have to prepare according to the syllabus as notified by the exam conducting authority as this will save your time, and energy, and help to prepare in an appropriate manner. For the Bihar Inter Level Prelims exam, the Bihar SSC Syllabus 2023 for Inter Level Exam has been divided into General Studies, General Science, General Mathematics, and Mental Ability. 

BSSC Inter Level Syllabus for General Studies

 The General Studies section of this exam typically covers a wide range of topics to assess the candidate's General Knowledge and general awareness.

  1. Current Affairs
  2. Indian History
  3. Physical Features
  4. Climate, Demography
  5. Economic and Social Development
  6. Poverty Alleviation
  7. Economic Planning
  8. Knowledge related to Political and Scientific fields
  9. Sports, Cinema and Literature, etc.
  10. Important Events
  11. Freedom and Social Movements and their Leaders of India and Punjab
  12. Constitutional & Administrative law, its Features
  13. Central and State Executive
  14. Judicial System
  15. Centre-State Relation
  16. Citizenship
  17. Fundamental Rights & Fundamental Duties of the citizens

BSSC Inter Level Syllabus for General Science

The General Science section of the BSSC Inter Level Combined Competitive Examination covers topics related to physics, chemistry, and biology. Below is a comprehensive overview of the General Science syllabus for the BSSC Inter Level exam.

BSSC Inter Level Syllabus for General Science
SubjectsTopics
Physics
  1. Mechanics: Laws of motion, Work, energy, and power, Gravitation, Rotational motion, Fluid mechanics
  2. Thermodynamics: Laws of thermodynamics, Heat and temperature, Thermal expansion, Heat transfer
  3. Electricity and Magnetism: Electric charge and field, Electric current and circuits, Magnetism and electromagnetic induction, Electrical and magnetic properties of materials
  4. Optics: Reflection and refraction, Lenses and mirrors, Optical instruments, Wave nature of light
Biology
  1. Cell Biology: Cell structure and function, Cell division, Microorganisms
  2. Genetics: Mendelian genetics, DNA and RNA, Genetic disorders
  3. Human Physiology: Digestive system, Respiratory system, Circulatory system, Nervous system, Excretory system
  4. Plant and Animal Biology: Plant structure and growth, Animal diversity, Ecology and environment
Chemistry
  1. Atomic Structure: Structure of the atom, Atomic models, Electron configuration
  2. Chemical Bonding: Types of chemical bonds, Ionic and covalent compounds, Intermolecular forces
  3. Periodic Table: Periodic trends, Classification of elements, Chemical properties of elements
  4. Chemical Reactions: Types of chemical reactions, Balancing chemical equations, Chemical kinetics
  5. States of Matter: Gases, liquids, and solids, Changes of state, Ideal gas laws

BSSC Inter Level Syllabus for Mathematics

The BSSC Inter Level exam has a Mathematics section to evaluate candidates' aptitude and knowledge. Here is an overview of the Mathematics syllabus:

BSSC Inter Level Syllabus for Mathematics
TopicsSub-Topics
Arithmetic
  1. Number System: Natural numbers, whole numbers, integers, rational numbers, irrational numbers, and real numbers.
  2. Simplification: BODMAS (Brackets, Orders, Division and Multiplication, Addition and Subtraction) rule, fractions, decimals, and percentages.
  3. LCM (Least Common Multiple) and HCF (Highest Common Factor).
  4. Ratio and Proportion
  5. Average: Simple and weighted averages.
  6. Time and Work: Problems related to work efficiency and time taken to complete a task.
  7. Time, Speed, and Distance: Problems involving relative speed, average speed, and time calculations.
  8. Percentage: Calculation of percentages, increase and decrease percentages.
Algebra
  1. Basic Algebraic Identities.
  2. Polynomials: Addition, subtraction, multiplication, and factorization of polynomials.
  3. Linear Equations: Solving linear equations in one and two variables.
  4. Quadratic Equations: Solving quadratic equations and their nature of roots.
  5. Linear Inequalities: Solving and graphing linear inequalities.
  6. Progressions: Arithmetic progression (AP), geometric progression (GP), and harmonic progression (HP).
Geometry
  1. Basic Geometric Concepts: Points, lines, angles, triangles, quadrilaterals, circles, and polygons.
  2. Congruence and Similarity: Criteria for congruence and similarity of triangles and other geometric figures.
  3. Mensuration: Calculation of areas and volumes of various geometric shapes, including triangles, circles, rectangles, squares, and cubes.
  4. Coordinate Geometry: Cartesian coordinates, distance formula, and slope of a line.
  5. Trigonometry: Trigonometric ratios, trigonometric identities, and trigonometric equations.
Statistics
  1. Data Interpretation: Tabulation, bar graphs, line graphs, and pie charts.
  2. Measures of Central Tendency: Mean, median, and mode.
  3. Measures of Dispersion: Range, variance, and standard deviation.
  4. Probability: Basic probability concepts, probability of events, and permutations and combinations.
Miscellaneous
  1. Set Theory: Concepts of sets, union, intersection, and complement.
  2. Simple and Compound Interest: Problems related to interest calculations.
  3. Profit and Loss: Calculation of profit and loss percentages.
  4. Time and Work: Problems related to work efficiency and time taken to complete a task.

BSSC Inter Level Syllabus for Mental Ability Test

This section of the BSSC Exam comprises of questions from Comprehension/ Logic/ Reasoning/ Mental Ability topics. 

  1. Focus on Comprehension Reasoning
  2. Venn Diagrams
  3. Number Series
  4. Coding and de-coding
  5. Problem-Solving Techniques
  6. Statement & Conclusion type questions
  7. Arithmetic reasoning
  8. Arithmetical number series
  9. Non-verbal series
  10. Syllogistic reasoning
  11. Seating Arrangements

BSSC Inter Level Syllabus for Hindi

The Hindi syllabus typically covers topics related to Hindi language comprehension, grammar, and composition. While the specific topics may vary, candidates can expect questions in the following areas:

  1. भाषण के भाग (संज्ञा, सर्वनाम, क्रिया, विशेषण, क्रिया विशेषण, आदि)
  2. काल (वर्तमान, अतीत, भविष्य)
  3. कर्ता क्रिया समझौता
  4. एकवचन और बहुवचन रूप
  5. लिंग (पुल्लिंग और स्त्रीलिंग)
  6. विलोम शब्द और पर्यायवाची
  7. मुहावरे और वाक्यांश
  8. वाक्य संरचना और गठन (सरल, संयुक्त, जटिल वाक्य)
  9. वाक्यों का शुद्धिकरण
  10. सक्रिय और निष्क्रिय आवाज
  11. प्रत्यक्ष और अप्रत्यक्ष भाषण
  12. संयोजक और पूर्वसर्ग

Bihar SSC 2023 Qualifying Marks

It's essential to prepare thoroughly for the exam and aim to score well above the minimum qualifying marks to increase your chances of success in the selection process. As per the official notification, the BSSC Inter-Level Minimum Qualifying Marks for each category is different and the same has been tabulated below

BSSC Inter-Level Minimum Qualifying Marks 
CategoriesMinimum Qualifying Marks 
Unreserved (General/UR)40%
Backward Class (BC)36.5%
Extremely Backward Class34%
Scheduled Caste (SC)/Scheduled Tribe (ST)32%
Women (All Category)32%
Handicapped32%

Hope the BSSC Syllabus for the Inter Level Exam as discussed above proves to be beneficial for you in scoring good marks in the examination. For effective exam preparation, refer to standard textbooks, newspapers, magazines, and other relevant study materials. In addition, practice with previous years' question papers and take mock tests.

BSSC Inter Level Syllabus 2023- FAQs

Yes, there is a negative marking of 1 mark for each incorrect answer in Bihar SSC Inter Level Exam.

To know the complete BSSC Inter Level Syllabus 2023, refer to the information displayed in the article.

The Bihar SSC Inter Level Exam 2023 will be conducted in Online Mode (Computer Based).

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