Bihar Cooperative Bank Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age Limit, Qualification, Relaxation

Bihar Cooperative Bank Eligibility Criteria 2021: Age Limit, Qualification, Relaxation

ByKanika Ralhan  |  Updated on: Mar 25, 2021
Bihar State Cooperative Bank recruitment 2021 notification released for total 200 vacancies at the official website of BSCB. Check here the exam date, apply online, salary, exam pattern, eligibility and more.
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Bihar State Cooperative Bank Eligibility Criteria 2021

It is essential to know the Bihar State Cooperative Bank Eligibility Criteria 2021 for appearing in the selection procedure for recruitment in Bihar State Cooperative Bank. The notification released by the Bihar State Cooperative Bank (BSCB) authorities invites applications for the recruitment of office assistant or clerk posts in several District Central Co-operative Banks in Bihar.

The Bihar Cooperative Bank 2021 notification stringently mentions that only eligible candidates can apply online. Authorities would consider eligibility on the basis of academic qualification, age, and post-qualification work experience as on a particular date declared by the authorities.

The BSCB eligibility standards are fixed by the officials of Bihar State Cooperative Bank. In case a candidate fails to fulfill the Bihar State Cooperative Bank eligibility criteria, he or she won't be allowed to participate in the recruitment process.

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Below given are various facets of eligibility associated with Bihar State Cooperative Bank Exam 2021, such as Bihar State Cooperative Minimum Qualification, Bihar State Cooperative Age Limit, etc.

Bihar State Cooperative Bank Nationality/Citizenship

The person applying for the exam should necessarily be a citizen of India to apply for the Bihar State Cooperative Bank Exam 2021. The selected candidates shall be posted in 11 different districts of Bihar state.

Bihar State Cooperative Bank Age Limit

The Bihar State Cooperative Bank Age Limit for candidates appearing in the exam this year are as follows.

  • Minimum age: - 21 years
  • Maximum age: - 33 years

A candidate applying for BSCB must fall in the range of 21-30 years as of 1 January 2021. Candidates born before 2 January 1988 and after 1 January 2000, with both the days inclusive, can apply only. If any candidate's age exceeds this age limit, he or she will not be allowed to participate. Some allowed relaxation in upper age for particular social categories are as given in the table.

Bihar State Cooperative Bank Age Relaxation


Category of reservation

Age relaxation (which is allowed beyond the upper age limit in years)


Scheduled Castes and/or Scheduled Tribes






Persons with Benchmark Disabilities



Staff Members



Ex-Serviceman (ESM) 

No relaxation

Bihar State Cooperative Bank Minimum Educational Qualification

All the candidates applying for the Bihar State Cooperative Bank Exam 2021 must be a graduate in any subject from a recognized university. An equivalent qualification to graduation, which is recognized by the Govt. of India, is also allowed.

It is completely essential to know about computer handling and application. A diploma in computer application (DCA) is required. You must note that the date of passing the eligibility examination will be the date appearing on your mark sheet or your provisional certificate, or the date on which the result was posted on the related university or institution's official website.

Bihar Bank Eligibility Criteria FAQs

  •  Any request for considering the candidature under any category—other than the one in which one has applied—will not be entertained later.

  • Candidates who have applied for age relaxation need to submit the valid and required certificate(s) in original (with their photocopies) at the time of final selection and at any following stage in the process of recruitment as required by the Bank.

  • You can browse through the official website to get a lot of information. You can also visit BYJU'S Exam Prep's website and app for all updated Bihar State Cooperative Bank Eligibility Criteria 2021 related information. 

  • Yes, you can apply provided you have done graduation from a UGC-recognized university in India.

  •  The Candidates belonging to the SC/ST categories are entitled to get a relaxation up to a maximum of five years as per the Bihar government's rules.

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