63rd BPSC Recruitment 2017: The Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) published the official recruitment notification for 63th Combined Joint Preliminary and Mains Examination 2017-2018. This is a great opportunity for those candidates who are preparing for various State Civil Service Examinations and aspire to become Deputy Collector (DC), Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) and other Class – I officer in Bihar State Government.
This article primarily focuses on BPSC Recruitment 2017, providing complete information regarding the commencement of Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria and Selection Procedure for BPSC Recruitment 2017.
|Date of Official Notification||13 Nov|
|Last date to register online||2 Dec|
|Last date to pay application fee and fill fee details||4 Dec|
|Last date to complete application form||11 Dec|
|Last date to submit hard copy of application form and fee challan||18 Dec|
For all candidates preparing for Bihar PCS Examination, the following important dates must be marked in your exam calendar. Let us go through all the essential details regarding BPSC Recruitment 2017, beginning with BPSC Vacancy Post-Wise.
63rd BPSC Recruitment 2017: Total Vacancies
There will be 355 Posts in various departments of the Bihar Government under BPSC Recruitment 2017.
Out of the total 355 posts, Bihar Labour Enforcement Officer & Bihar Finance Service Commercial Tax Officer posts have the largest share of 123 seats each. The Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) is about to fill 355 vacancies through 63rd Common Combined Preliminary and Main Examination. Let us discuss in detail about BPSC Vacancy, both category-wise and post-wise.
Bihar Public Service Commision BPSC Vacancy 2017 (Category-Wise)
|Category||No. of Vacancy|
In the mentioned 355 vacancies, there are 123 posts for Bihar Labour Enforcement Officer & Bihar Finance Service Commercial Tax Office and for and 31 posts for Bihar Administrative Services (BAS) to be filled by BPSC 63rd recruitment notification.
Bihar Public Service Commision BPSC Vacancy 2017 (Post-Wise)
|BPSC Post Name||No. of Vacancy|
|Bihar Administrative Service||31|
|Bihar Police Service (Police Upadhikshak)||06|
|Bihar Finance Service Commercial Tax Officer (Vitt Sewa Vanijyakar Adhikari)||123|
|Niyojan Padadhikari/ Zila Niyojan Adhikari (District Planning Officer)||03|
|Bihar Kara Seva (Jailer)||09|
|Bihar Nibandhak Sewa Avar Nibandhak/ Sanyukat Sewa Avar Nibandhak (Assistant Registrar)||16|
|Bihar Shram Seva/ Shram Adhikshak (Bihar Labour Service/ Labour Superintendent)||11|
|Sahayak Nibandhak/ Assistant Registrar Sahyog Samiti||1|
|Rajaswa Adhikari/Revenue Officer||19|
|Utpad Nirikshak (Product inspector)||13|
|Shram Parvartan Padadikari (Bihar Labour Enforcement Officer)||123|
Please remember that while filling the BPSC Application Form 2017 online, you need to keep in mind the total number of vacancies for the post you want to apply.
BPSC Recruitment 2017: Eligibility Criteria
As per the rules and regulations of Bihar PSC Recruitment, there is a certain fixed criteria to be met like age limit, qualification etc. to be deemed eligible for BPSC Recruitment 2017. This is the most important piece of information need to be noted while filling the BPSC Application Form online.
Depending on the BPSC Post one is applying to, the age limit can vary by a few years. Look at the table below, which contains the age limit set for BPSC Recruitment 2017 for each post.
|BPSC Post Name||Post-wise Age Limit Minimum (in years)|
|Bihar Administrative Service||22|
|Bihar Police Service (Police Upadhikshak)||20|
|Bihar Finance Service Commercial Tax Officer (Vitt Sewa Vanijyakar Adhikari)||22|
|Niyojan Padadhikari/ Zila Niyojan Adhikari (District Planning Officer)||22|
|Bihar Kara Seva (Jailer)||22|
|Bihar Nibandhak Sewa Avar Nibandhak/ Sanyukat Sewa Avar Nibandhak (Assistant Registrar)||22|
|Bihar Shram Seva/ Shram Adhikshak (Bihar Labour Service/ Labour Superintendent)||22|
|Sahayak Nibandhak/ Assistant Registrar Sahyog Samiti||22|
|Rajaswa Adhikari/Revenue Officer||22|
|Utpad Nirikshak (Product inspector)||20|
|Shram Parvartan Padadikari (Bihar Labour Enforcement Officer)||21|
There is also a certain level of relaxation.The Maximum Age Limit of all BPSC Applicants as on 01-08-2017.
|UR Male||37 Years|
|UR Female, OBC, EBC (Male & Female)||40 Years|
|SC, ST (Male & Female)||42 Years|
If an applicant doesn’t fall within the prescribed age limit, he/ she will not the eligible to submit the BPSC Application Form 2017.
BPSC 2017 Educational Qualification
According to BPSC Official Notification, an applicant must hold a Degree of any of the Universities incorporated by an Act of the Central or State Legislature in India or other Educational Institution established by an Act of Parliament or declared to be deemed as a University under Section 3 of the University Grants Commission Act, 1956 or possess an equivalent qualification recognized by the Government in consultation with the Commission, to be eligible to appear for BPSC 2017 exams.
BPSC Bihar Police Service Physical Standards 2017
For BPSC Posts involving field work or operations, the candidates must also satisfy the eligibility requirements related to physical standards.
|Male||5 ft. 5 inches||32|
|Female||5 ft. 2 inches||—|
|SC/ ST||5 ft. 3 inches||31|
BPSC Selection Procedure 2017
The selection procedure for the BPSC Recruitment 2017 is like all other State PSC Exams. All aspiring candidates who are eligible first appear for the preliminary exam, which is objective type. The candidates who get through the first stage preliminary exam is called for Mains exam, which is of subjective nature.
- Phase I: Preliminary Written Examination (Objective MCQ based)
- Phase II: Mains Written Examination (Subjective)
The candidates who clear the written Main examination are called for an interview. The candidates who ace the interview round are hired for the respective posts on the basis of merit list prepared by the combined scores of Mains Written Examination and Interview.
63rd BPSC Official Notification 2017: Direct link to Download (Click here)
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