BPSC CDPO Eligibility Criteria 2022: Age Limit, Educational Qualification, Age Relaxation

BPSC CDPO Eligibility Criteria 2022: Age Limit, Educational Qualification, Age Relaxation

ByShubham Verma  |  Updated on: Feb 4, 2022
BPSC CDPO Exam 2022. Check Bihar CDPO notification pdf, exam date, vacancy, eligibility, salary, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process, and the direct link.

The Bihar Social Welfare Department determines the BPSC CDPO exam eligibility criteria. Aspirants must meet the minimum educational qualification, age limit and nationality requirements to participate in the BPSC CDPO Selection Process 2022.

Candidates should check the CPDO eligibility criteria carefully to avoid future complications. Check out all the information regarding the BPSC CDPO exam eligibility criteria below.

BPSC CDPO Eligibility Criteria Details

The Bihar Public Service Commission has released the BPSC CDPO Eligibility Criteria 2022. Before taking the BPSC CDPO Exam 2022, you must go through the eligibility requirements and fill in the application form. 

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Suppose a candidate fails to meet the BPSC CDPO Eligibility Criteria 2022, the conducting exam authorities has the right to cancel the candidature of that candidate at any time during or after the selection process. All important BPSC CDPO Eligibility Criteria 2022 has collated and presented hereunder.

BPSC CDPO Nationality/Citizenship Requirements

All Indian Citizens are welcome to apply for the position of Child Development Project Officer's Post under the Bihar Social Welfare Department.

BPSC CDPO Minimum Education Qualification

As per BPSC CDPO minimum qualification requirements, only the candidates that have a bachelor's degree/graduation degree from a recognised university are eligible to apply for BPSC CDPO Exam 2022.

Also, Check BPSC CDPO Vacancies, Salary And Job Profile 2022

BPSC CDPO Age Limit 2022

  • Only candidates between the ages 21 to 37 years as of August 1, 2022, are eligible for BPSC CDPO positions.
  • Candidates from reserved groups will get age relaxation from the overall age limit.
  • The maximum age limit for OBC and female candidates is 40 years, while the maximum age limit for SC, ST male and female candidates is 42 years.

BPSC CDPO Age Relaxation

Below is a BPSC CDPO Age Limit table inclusive of applicable BPSC CDPO Age Relaxation.




Unreserved (Male)

21 years

37 Years

Backward Class

21 years

40 Years

Economically Weaker Section

21 years

40 Years

Backward Class Female & UR Female

21 years

40 Years

SC/ST (Male & Female)

21 years

42 Years

BPSC CDPO Eligibility Criteria FAQs

  • No, there is no such eligibility limitation as per the Bihar Social Welfare Department. Candidates can sit for the BPSC CDPO exam as many times as they want, provided they meet other BPSC CDPO Eligibility Criteria 2022.

  • The candidates must complete their graduations without any backlogs. Any candidate with a backlog will not be eligible to take up this exam.

  • No, the candidate must be an Indian Citizen. Other country candidates are not eligible. 

  • There would be a total of 2 papers. They are Prelims and Mains. Candidates who clear prelims will be eligible for the mains examination. After the mains exam, the candidate will be called for the final interview round. All candidates who clear all the three stages of the selection process shall make it to the merit list. 

  • Any changes to the eligibility criteria depend on the exam conducting board. However, most of the times, eligibility remains the same. They do not change frequently.

  • Yes, to prove your age, you need to show/submit at least one Photo Identity such as your Aadhar card, voter Id card, Passport, or driver's license. If you fall under any of the reserved categories, you must also show the category certificate issued either by the state or central government.



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