BPSC CPDO 2021: Exam Date (New), Syllabus, Paper Pattern, Question Paper

BPSC CPDO 2021: Exam Date (New), Syllabus, Paper Pattern, Question Paper

ByShubham Verma  |  Updated on: Oct 26, 2021BPSC CPDO Dates 2021 released. Check Bihar CPDO notification pdf, exam date, vacancy, eligibility, salary, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process, and the direct link.
BPSC CPDO Dates 2021 released. Check Bihar CPDO notification pdf, exam date, vacancy, eligibility, salary, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process, and the direct link.
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BPSC CPDO Exam Date 2021  -Feb 6, 2022

BPSC CDPO Exam 2021 Latest News

BPSC CDPO Exam Date 2021 Announced. Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) has announced the new BPSC CDPO exam date which was earlier postponed. The Bihar CDPO Exam Date 2021 is 06 February 2022. Candidates preparing for the BPSC CDPO 2021 exam must note the latest prelims exam date published by the commission. A total of 55 vacancies have been released for the CDPO in various Departments.

Candidates who successfully applied for the BPSC CPDO Exam 2021 must download the CPDO question paper and practice for the upcoming exam. You can also check BPSC CDPO Online Classes led by the best faculty and ace the exam. Now the exam dates are announced buckle up for the exam. 

BPSC CDPO Notification 2021 was released earlier. Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) released an official notification announcing the vacancies for Child Development Project Officer (CDPO) Posts on March 04, 2021. BPSC CDPO Recruitment 2021 Notification is now available on the official website. A total of 55 vacancies have been released for the CDPO in various Departments.

BPSC CDPO Exam Latest News 2021

  • 26 October 2021: BPSC CDPO Exam Date 2021 announced. 
  • 23 September 2021: BPSC CDPO Exam date 2021 postponed. New date to be announced soon. 
  • 09 September 2021: List of ineligible candidates released. 
  • 11 August 2021: BPSC has released the exam dates for the CDPO on the official website.
  • 05 March 2021: BPSC CDPO Application 2021 begins today. 
  • 03 March 2021: BPSC released CDPO Recruitment Notification 2021 for 55 posts. Read more

BPSC CDPO Exam Date 2021

BPSC CDPO Exam Date 2021 is announced. BPSC has released the application dates for CPDO Exam. Check all the latest dates below



BPSC CDPO Notification 2021

03 March 2021

BPSC CDPO Online registration begins

5th March 2021

The last day to apply online for BPSC CDPO 2021

1st April 2021

BPSC CDPO Exam Date 2021

06 February 2022

What is BPSC CDPO Recruitment 2021

In the Bihar Social Welfare Department, the Bihar Public Service Commission has issued a notification for the recruitment of 55 Child Development Project Officer ( Bal Vikas Paeiyojana Padadhikari) positions. Read an overview about the exam below.


Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC)


Child Development Project Officer (CDPO)



Starting Date

March 05, 2021

Closing Date

April 01, 2021


Govt Jobs

Job Location


Official Site


BPSC CDPO Vacancy & Salary 2021

Check the latest BPSC CDPO vacancy and salary details below. 


As per the BPSC notification for Child Development Project Officer Post, the salary for BPSC CDPO is of Level -9. The grade pay will be Rs. 53100-167800

BPSC CDPO Vacancy 2021

Check the latest BPSC CDPO Vacancy below. 


No. of Vacancy









BC Female






Total Post


BPSC CDPO Recruitment 2021: Eligibility Criteria

BPSC has also released the list of candidates who did not fulfil the CDPO eligibility criteria 2021. Candidates can now check the list of ineligible and merged applications on the official website. If an applicant objects to the lists of ineligible and merged applications, they must send their application together with proof and their full name to the email address bpscpat-bih@nic.in by September 22, 2021. After the deadline, no applications will be considered. 

BPSC CDPO Education Qualification

The candidate should be a Graduate of any recognized University.


  • Minimum Age: 21 years
  • Maximum Age: 45 years

BPSC CDPO Apply Online 2021

BPSC CDPO Online Application Form 2021 are over now. The application for Child Development Project Post was available from 05 March 2021 until 01 April 2021. the direct link to apply online is mentioned below. 

BPSC CDPO Apply Online 2021, Direct Link

How to Apply For BPSC CDPO Recruitment 2021?

  • Open the official website of BPSC CDPO
  • Click on the New Registration link
  • Enter your details and register yourself
  • You will receive your registration number and password on your registered email and phone number.
  • Use this registration number and password to log in and fill the rest of the application form
  • Make the application fee payment
  • Submit and take the printout of the BPSC CDPO registration form.

BPSC CDPO Application Fee

  • General, BC, EWS: Rs. 600/-
  • SC, ST Candidates: Rs. 150/-
  • Bihar Domicile Female: Rs. 150/-
  • Pay the Exam Fee Through Credit Card, Debit Card, Net Banking Fee Mode.

BPSC CDPO: Selection Procedure

  • Candidates have to clear the preliminary exam, main exam and then an interview 
  • The Preliminary exam carries 150 marks and the duration for the exam is of 2 hours. This will be an objective type test.
  • The mains exam is of 3 hours consisting of 300 marks. From which candidates have to choose one subject.
  • The interview carries 120 marks.
  • Candidates would be selected based on their total marks.

BPSC CDPO Exam Pattern 2021


Type of Exam


Total Marks




General Knowledge

150 Marks

120 Minutes



Compulsory Subjects

  • Hindi
  • General Studies Paper 1
  • General Studies Paper 2

Optional Subject

  • Home Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Labour & Social Welfare

Compulsory Subjects

  • 100 Marks
  • 300 Marks
  • 300 Marks

Optional Subject

  • 300 Marks

Compulsory Subjects

  • 3 Hours (180 Minutes)
  • 3 Hours (180 Minutes)
  • 3 Hours (180 Minutes)

Optional Subject

  • 3 Hours (180 Minutes)


120 Marks

BPSC CDPO Syllabus 2021

Check the BPSC CDPO Syllabus below. Note the topics to be covered for CDPO Prelims Exam & Mains Syllabus

BPSC CDPO Prelims Syllabus

General Knowledge

  • National News (current).
  • International issues.
  • Also, Scientific observations.
  • Indian Culture.
  • History of India.
  • National Dance.
  • Handicrafts.
  • Tribes.
  • Besides, Artists.
  • Tourism spots of Historical Importance
  • Geography of India.
  • Economic issues in India.
  • Countries and Capitals.
  • Science and innovations.
  • World organizations.
  • Famous Places in India.
  • Books And Author.
  • New inventions.
  • Political Science.
  • About India and its neighbouring behaviour countries.
  • The National Current Affairs, as well as, the International current affairs.
  • Important Dates.
  • Also, Music & Literature.

BPSC CDPO Mains Syllabus


  • Social Stratification/ Demography/ Change
  • Types of Society
  • Economy and Society
  • Industrial and Urban Society
  • Political Processes
  • Norms and values–conformity & deviance, Law & customs
  • Sociocultural processes
  • Basic Concepts
  • Society, community, association, institution, culture
  • Social Groups
  • Social structure, social system, social action
  • Status and role, role conflict, a role set
  • Socialization, assimilation, integration, cooperation, competition, conflict, accommodation, social
  • Distance, relative deprivation.
  • Marriage, Family, and Kinship
  • Weaker Sections and Minorities

General Studies Paper 1

  • Economics
  • Geography
  • Current Affairs
  • Reasoning and Mental Ability.

General Studies Paper 2

  • Women Development & Empowerment
  • Child and Law
  • Importance of Early Childhood Years
  • Prenatal Development
  • Development
  • Development Programmes
  • Political Participation
  • Child – Welfare, Labour & Abuse
  • Major Institutes and Schemes in the Field of ECCE


  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Correction of Sentences
  • Idioms and Phrases
  • Grammar
  • Antonyms & Synonyms
  • Vocabulary
  • Error Detection etc.

Home Science

  • Environmental Studies.
  • Physics.
  • Chemistry.
  • Biology etc.


  • Adjustment and Stress
  • Social Behaviour
  • Application of Psychology
  • Perception
  • Learning
  • Memory
  • Cognition and Language
  • Intelligence and Aptitude
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • Methods in Psychology
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Physiological Psychology
  • Development of human behaviour
  • Motivation and Emotion
  • Personality

BPSC CDPO Admit Card 2021

BPSC CDPO Admit Card will be released 2 weeks before the exam. Candidates can check the BPSC CDPO Admit Card on the official website. Candidates must carry the admit card of BPSC CDPO. any candidate found without the BPSC CDPO Admit card will not be allowed to appear for the exam.

How to download the BPSC CDPO Admit Card?

  • Visit the official website of BPSC CDPO
  • Select the CDPO Admit Card link
  • Enter your BPSC CDPO Login credentials
  • Your BPSC CDPO Admit Card will be displayed on the screen
  • Take a print out of the BPSC CDPO Admit Card.


BPSC CDPO result will be displayed on the official website only. There will be no provision for offline mode of result declaration. The BPSC CDPO Result will be displayed to tell if you have qualified for the exam or not. The BPSC CDPO result will be released tentatively after a month from the exam date.

How to check BPSC CDPO Result?

  • Visit the official website of BPSC CDPO
  • Select the CDPO Result link
  • Enter your BPSC CDPO Login credentials
  • Your BPSC CDPO Result will be displayed on the screen
  • Take a print out of the BPSC CDPO Result

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  • BPSC has released 55 vacancies for CDPO.

  • The online application will begin on 5th March 2021.

  • The last date to fill the BPSC CDPO form is 1st April 2021.

  • Candidates have a Bachelor’s Degree in any Stream from Recognized University.


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