BPSC 2022 Exam: 67th BPSC Exam Date, Paper Review, Latest News

BPSC 2022 Exam: 67th BPSC Exam Date, Paper Review, Latest News

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Sep 30, 2022
BPSC 67th admit card 2022 is officially out by Bihar Public Service Commission. The Prelims exam will be held on a single day which is 30 September. Aspirants can check out the BPSC Pre exam date along with admit card release date here.
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Candidates can check BPSC exam analysis 2022 from here on 30 September 2022. The paper review will give you a good idea of the difficulty level, and expected cut off. In addition to this, you will also be able to download BPSC question paper 2022 for all sets with the answer key. Bihar Public Service Commission released the 67th BPSC admit card on its website on 20 September. As per the BPSC notice on the BPSC website, the BPSC exam is being conducted on a single day which is on 30 September 2022. With the official announcement on the exam date for 67th BPSC exam, the registered candidates can finally breathe a sigh of relief. In addition to this, the link to download admit card for the 67th BPSC Prelims is updated below here.

BPSC is the Bihar PCS exam that is held annually by the Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) annually for eligible graduate candidates. The aspirants who qualify the exam are appointed to BPSC posts such as Revenue Officer, Tax Assistant Commissioner, Labor superintendent, Block Panchayat Raj Officer, etc. It is a highly prestigious exam of Bihar state. Read below to know about the BPSC 67th exam date, upcoming notification, vacancy, syllabus, and more here.

Important Dates
BPSC Exam Date  -Sep 30, 2022

BPSC 2022 Exam Date Latest Updates

BPSC Exam Analysis 2022 is being conducted on 30 September 2022. Candidates who are appearing for the 67th BPSC exam or are preparing for the upcoming exam can check the BPSC exam analysis from here. With the help fo the paper review you will get to know the difficulty level, questions asked as well as expected questions.

Important Links for BPSC Exam 2022, 30 September ⇒

Bihar Public Service Commission released the BPSC admit card 2022 on its website for the 67th BPSC exam. After much wait, the candidates will be appearing for the BPSC exam as per schedule which is on 30 September 2022. The exam shall be held in a single shift from 12 PM to 2 PM. This time, BPSC shall be conducting the exam more strictly to avoid leakage of papers for over 6 lakh registered candidates. The registered candidates can download the admit cards from 20 September onwards for which the link is active now.

Download 67th BPSC Admit Card 2022

67th BPSC Exam Date (Updated)

BPSC also released its annual BPSC Calendar 2022- 2023 for the BPSC exam. The calendar notified you of the 67th BPSC and 68th BPSC exam date for Prelims and Mains exam. In addition to this, you can also get information about the release of the result for each stage fo the exam. Given below is the link to check BPSC calendar (new).

BPSC Calendar 2022-2023

Additionally, candidates must practice the BPSC previous year question papers to strengthen their preparation for the exam. The previously conducted 67th BPSC exam 2022 on 8 May was cancelled since the question paper was leaked. BPSC has increased the total vacancies by 4 for the 67th BPSC exam 2022. The total number of vacancies for the 67th BPSC exam is now 802. There has been an increase of 4 vacancies for the post of BPSC Probation Officer. Candidates who have applied for the exam must check the revised vacancies below. The official notification PDF for the increased vacancy is given below:

67th BPSC Exam 2022 Vacancy Revised

Latest Updates

  • 20 September 2022 : BPSC is all set to release the 67th BPSC Admit Card as per its schedule.
  • 19 September 2022: BPSC has released the BPSC 2022-2023 calendar that specifies the exam date for the upcoming BPSC exam.
  • 9 September 2022: BPSC has postponed the 67th BPSC exam date that was earlier decided to be held on 21 September.
  • 7 September 2022: BPSC has announced the new exam date for 67th BPSC Prelims exam on its website along with the date to release the admit card.
  • 30 August 2022: 67th BPSC exam date 2022 has been officially announced for Prelims exam.
  • 3 August 2022: 66th BPSC Final Result 2022 has been released along with the cut off marks.
  • 18 June 2022: The new exam date for the 67th BPSC exam is officially announced by the Commission.
  • 9 May 2022: 67th BPSC exam has been cancelled. New exam date shall be out soon.

BPSC Exam Date 2022

BPSC has officially announced the 67th BPSC exam date on its website. The exam will be held on a single day in the last week of September 2022. Check out the exam date in the given table below.

BPSC CCE Events

Important Dates

67th BPSC Notification 2021 Date

September 24, 2021

67th BPSC Application Form 2021 Begins

September 30, 2021

Last Date to apply for 67th BPSC Exam 2021

November 19, 2021 (revised)

Admit Card for Prelims to be released on

20 September 2022

BPSC Exam Date 2022 for Prelims

30 September 2022 (New)

21 September 2022

BPSC Prelims Result and Answer Key 2022

to be announced

67th BPSC Mains Admit Card 2022

to be announced

67th BPSC Mains Exam Date 2022

to be announced

67th BPSC Mains 2022 Result

to be announced

BPSC Brochure 2022 - BPSC Exam की तैयारी को बेहतर बनाये

67th BPSC Notification 2022

Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) had released the 67th BPSC notification pdf on its official website on 24 September 2021. Candidates are eligible to apply for gazetted Group A and B posts in various departments of BPSC. As per the BPSC Notification, BPSC vacancy 2021-2022 is now for 802 posts (increased) which include Bihar Administrative Service, RO, RDO, and more. 

The exam date for BPSC exam is now announced for the Prelims exam. The new exam date is in the last week of August 2022. In addition to this, BPSC 68th notification 2022 is yet to be released by the Commission. Meanwhile, you can download the previous year BPSC notification by clicking on the link that is given below. The notification is available in both English and Hindi.

67th BPSC Notification PDF Download

67वीं बीपीएससी अधिसूचना 2022 हिंदी में 

बिहार लोक सेवा आयोग (बीपीएससी) ने 24 सितंबर 2021 को अपनी आधिकारिक वेबसाइट पर 67वीं बीपीएससी अधिसूचना पीडीएफ जारी की थी। उम्मीदवार बीपीएससी के विभिन्न विभागों में राजपत्रित समूह ए और बी पदों के लिए आवेदन करने के पात्र हैं। बीपीएससी अधिसूचना के अनुसार, बीपीएससी रिक्ति 2021-2022 अब 802 पदों (बढ़ी हुई) के लिए है जिसमें बिहार प्रशासनिक सेवा, आरओ, आरडीओ, और बहुत कुछ शामिल हैं।

बीपीएससी परीक्षा की परीक्षा तिथि अब प्रारंभिक परीक्षा के लिए घोषित की गई है। नई परीक्षा तिथि अगस्त 2022 के अंतिम सप्ताह में है। इसके अलावा, बीपीएससी 68 वीं अधिसूचना 2022 आयोग द्वारा जारी की जानी बाकी है। इस बीच, आप नीचे दिए गए लिंक पर क्लिक करके पिछले वर्ष की बीपीएससी अधिसूचना डाउनलोड कर सकते हैं। अधिसूचना अंग्रेजी और हिंदी दोनों में उपलब्ध है।

67वीं बीपीएससी नोटिफिकेशन 2021-22

BPSC 68th Notification 2022

BPSC will release the BPSC 68th notification 2022 soon on its official website. Though BPSC has released the 68th BPSC exam date for Prelims and Mains exams, however, the notification is expected to be released in Ocotber 2022. Candidates having a Graduation degree or higher qualification will be able to apply for fresh vacancies for the exam. The notification shall have the complete details on exam date, vacancy, apply online start date, apply online last date, selection process and further information. We shall update you here with further information once it is made available on the BPSC website.

68th BPSC Exam Events

BPSC Important Dates

68th BPSC Notification 2022 

To be Released

68th BPSC Prelims Exam Date

8 January 2023

BPSC Prelims Result Release Date

22 February 2023

68th BPSC Mains Exam Date

8 April 2023

BPSC Mains Result Date

22 June 2023

BPSC interview date

7 July 2023

BPSC Final Result Date

5 September 2023

67th BPSC Vacancy 2022

BPSC has increased the vacancy by a further 4 for the 67th BPSC exam 2022. BPSC had earlier notified the 555 vacancies for the 67th BPSC exam 2021-22 which are now increased to 802 for the general administrative department. Before this, BPSC had increased the vacancies for the BPSC 67th exam which was 794 for Jail Superintendent and Labour Enforcement Officer. However, as per the latest notice, the vacancies for the BPSC exam are now 802. 

67th BPSC Vacancy PDF (Revised)

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What is BPSC Exam?

BPSC conducts the Bihar Civil Service examination to fill various vacancies in General Administrative Department. 67th BPSC Notification 2021-22 has been released on the official site of the Bihar Public Service Commission. The 67th BPSC Prelims Notification has been declared for 802 (increased) posts. BPSC holds the Combined Competitive Examination (CCE) in three stages, Prelims, Mains and Interview.

BPSC Exam Overview 

BPSC Exam
Exam Name 67th BPSC Exam 2021-2022
Exam Type & Level BPSC State level Exam 
BPSC Eligibility 

Any graduate candidate

Selection ProcessPrelims, Mains and Interview
BPSC Vacancy 2021-2022802
Official Website https://www.bpsc.bih.nic.in/

67th BPSC Admit Card 2022

BPSC has activated the 67th BPSC admit card 2022 on its official website as per its schedule which is on 20 September. The 67th BPSC exam is to be held on 30 September 2022 in one shift. It is advisable to download the hall ticket in advance to avoid last minute rush.

BPSC Eligibility Criteria 2022

BPSC has notified the eligibility criteria for Bihar civil service exam 2022. The BPSC eligibility defines the age limit and educational qualification for all the categories. It is important to go through the eligibility criteria to avoid disqualification from the exam.

BPSC Age Limit

To apply for the BPSC Exam, the BPSC age limit is defined for different categories. The BPSC age limit for general male is 20 - 37 years. The BPSC upper age limit for the remaining categories are:

CategoryBPSC Upper Age Limit
General Category – Male37 years
General Category – Female40 years
BC/OBC (Male, Female)40 years
SC/ST (Male, Female)42 years

For the Deputy Superintendent of Police post, the minimum ae eligibility is 20 years.

BPSC Age Relaxation

BPSC has defined special provisions regarding age relaxation for several categories. BPSC age relaxation for ex-servicemen is 3 years plus the years of service, conditionally the applicant is not above 53 years of age. For the applicants applying under the Persons with Disability (PwD) category, the age relaxation of 10 years is given.

BPSC has also defined age eligibility for government servants who have been in continuous service for at least three years. The upper age limit is relaxed by 05 years.

BPSC Educational Qualification

To apply for BPSC Combined Competitive (Preliminary) Examination you need to have a Graduation or equivalent degree from a government-recognized university. The BPSC educational eligibility criteria do not mention a specialized field or minimum marks in graduation. The only BPSC educational criteria are to have a graduation degree from a recognized institute.

BPSC Selection Process

The selection process for the BPSC exam is based on the Preliminary Exam, Main Exam, and Interview. Candidates who will complete the exams and the interview will get shortlisted for the BPSC CSE 

  • The BPSC Prelims Exam is qualifying in nature and the candidate who successfully clears the cutoff is eligible for BPSC Mains Exam.
  • For the final BPSC CCE selection, Mains and Interview marks are noted.

BPSC Exam Pattern

Candidates must go through the detailed BPSC exam pattern that consists of Prelims, Mains and Interview for their exam preparation. Below you can check out the Prelims and Mains paper pattern that gives you a brief of the examination process.

BPSC Prelims Exam Pattern

BPSC Combined Competitive Prelims exam consists of only one paper which is General Studies (GS) will be an objective type. The exam duration is 2 hours, carrying a total of 150 marks. Before you appear for the exam, make sure you are well aware of the latest BPSC Exam Pattern.

BPSC Prelims Exam Pattern
Subject Name Total MarksTime Duration
General Studies1502 hours

BPSC Mains Exam Pattern

BPSC Mains exam pattern is four papers i.e. General Hindi, General Studies Paper-1, General Studies Paper-2 and Optional Paper.

S.No.

Paper

Total Marks

Duration

1.

General Hindi

100

3 hrs

2.

General Studies Paper-1

300

3 hrs

3.

General Studies Paper-2

300

3 hrs

4.

Optional Paper

300

3 hrs

Total Marks

900

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BPSC 2022 Syllabus

All the applicants must have a fair understanding of the BPSC Syllabus for Prelims and Mains exam. BPSC Syllabus consists of the syllabus for both BPSC Prelims and BPSC Mains examination.

BPSC Prelims Syllabus

The BPSC Prelims Syllabus is mentioned below

  • General Knowledge
  • National/International Current Affairs
  • History of India and Bihar
  • Geography (India & Bihar)
  • Rivers (Bihar)
  • India's polity
  • Indian economy
  • Economy of Bihar after Freedom
  • Indian Movements and Contribution of Bihar

BPSC Mains Syllabus

The BPSC Mains Syllabus is mentioned below

General Hindi Paper (only qualifying in nature, 30 marks are required)

  • निबंध- 30 अंक
  • व्याकरण- 30 अंक
  • वाक्य विन्यास- 25 अंक
  • संक्षेपण- 15 अंक

General Studies Paper-1

  • Modern History of India and Indian culture.
  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • Statistical analysis, graphs, and diagrams.

General Studies Paper-2

  • Indian Polity
  • Indian economy and Geography of India and
  • The role and impact of science and technology in the development of India
  • Modern History of India and Indian culture.
  • Current events of national and international importance.
  • Statistical analysis, graphs, and diagrams.

BPSC 2022 Salary

BPSC salary is determined by the accepted pay commission. There are various posts via BPSC Exam 2022. The BPSC civil services salary for various posts under BPSC Recruitment is Rs. 9,300 – 34,800/- + Grade Pay Rs. 5400/-, 4800/-, 4200/-. The BPSC salary also includes various perks and allowances. The basic salary also includes multiple components like DA, HRA, etc.

How to Prepare for BPSC Exam 2022?

Effective and efficient preparation for the upcoming BPSC Prelims examination includes comprehensive coverage of the syllabus, complete understanding of the concepts, and regular revision to enhance memorization. Utilize the below-mentioned study resources to level up your exam preparation.

BPSC Previous Years Question Papers

One of the most reliable and useful resources for your BPSC exam preparation is the previous year BPSC question papers. Every aspirant must solve the BPSC previous year question paper to analyze the question trend and weightage of various topics. You must also utilize the BPSC previous year paper for practice and determine where you stand in your preparation. Make improvements accordingly and achieve the desired result with ease.

Check the 66th BPSC Prelims Exam Question Paper in both English and Hindi along with the BPSC Prelims Answer Key 2020 and the direct link to download the BPSC Prelims Question Paper pdf (All sets). Also, check the expected cutoff of the BPSC Prelims Exam.

BPSC Practice Set

BPSC Question Paper Set is an assembly of all the question papers for your practice and revision. The BPSC question paper set lets you practice all the important questions and revise the topics regularly. The continuous practice of BPSC question papers also lets you strategize the manner to attempt the exam and improve accuracy. It also helps you minimize errors, therefore, increasing your score tremendously.

BPSC Quizzes

After completion of each subject and the syllabus, you must test your knowledge and preparation using the BPSC quiz. The BPSC quiz questions cover both static and current affairs questions. The BPSC quiz static questions cover all the subjects and help you revise and prepare the subject more comprehensively.

Test your preparation consistently to analyze where you stand and make continuous improvements to reach your desired score.

BPSC Mock Tests 2022

BYJU'S Exam Prep BPSC mock test is created by exam experts and is based on the latest exam pattern. The BPSC test series lets you practice both the static and current affairs sections of the syllabus in a structured manner. You may determine the usability of the BPSC mock test by attempting a free BPSC test.

BPSC Cutoff Marks

BPSC releases the BPSC cut off marks after the declaration of the result on its website for Prelims and Mains exam. Cutoff is the minimum marks that a candidate must obtain to be able to be appointed as a BPSC officer in the state. You can check out the previous year BPSC cutoff marks in the table that is given below.

66th BPSC Prelims Cutoff 2020

CategoryCut-off Marks
Unreserved108
Unreserved (Female)100
EWS103
EWS (Female)95
SC95
SC (Female)84
ST98
EBC102
EBC (Female)93
BC104
BC (Female)97
BCL95
Disabled (VI)89
Disabled (DD)81
Disabled (OH)95
Disabled (MD)61
Grandchild of Ex-Freedom Fighter97

BPSC Prelims Cutoff 2020

BPSC Answer Key 2022

67th BPSC Answer Key 2022 will be released by BPSC after the prelims exam on the official website. BYJU'S Exam Prep experts shall publish an unofficial BPSC Prelims answer key pdf along with the exam analysis on the exam day. Candidates will be able to download the Prelims question paper along with the answer key pdf to match their answers.

BPSC Prelims Answer Key

BPSC Interview 2022

67th BPSC Interview 2022 will be conducted after the Mains examination. BPSC shall announce the interview date & schedule on its official website. 

BPSC Result 2022

67th BPSC Result 2022 will be released after the prelims exam is conducted successfully and the answer key is released by the Commission. At present, BPSC is yet to release the 66th BPSC interview result. We shall update you with the direct link to download the result pdf here once it is released on the official website.

BPSC Application Form 2022

Bihar Public Service Commission had released the BPSC Online application form 2022 on the official website on 30 September 2021 for the 67th Bihar BPSC Prelims Exam. The last date to apply online was 04 November 2021. We shall update the link below once the 68th BPSC notification is released.

BPSC फॉर्म रजिस्ट्रेशन 2022 |BPSC Application Form 2022

How to apply for the BPSC Exam 2022?

Follow the Steps to fill BPSC Online Application Form mentioned below. 

  • Step 1: Visit the official website https://onlinebpsc.bihar.gov.in/ or click the above link.
  • Step 2: Now go to the "Online Registration" button and fill out the BPSC form 2022
  • Step 3: After completing the BPSC registration process, log in using your registered email address and pay the application fee.
  • Step 4: After making a payment, log in again and complete all of the required fields.
  • Step 5: Finally, upload all of the required documents and submit the form.
  • Step 6: Print the BPSC Application Form and save the soft copy for future use.

BPSC Application Fees 2022

The BPSC CSE exam application fee for different categories is mentioned below.

Category

Fees

SC/ST/Woman/Handicapped/Permanent residents of Bihar (All Category)

Rs. 150

Other States

Rs. 600

BPSC FAQs

  • BPSC exam is the Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) examination that is held to appoint State PCS officers for the posts of Bihar Administrative Service, Electoral Officer and other gazetted posts. The candidates are selected through Prelims, Mains and Interview. At present, BPSC is yet to conduct the 67th BPSC Prelims exam while the 68th BPSC notification is yet to be released.

  • BPSC exam date 2022 will be held on 30 September. With the release of the new and updated exam date, candidates must keep up with their preparation and solve as many BPSC mock tests as possible.

  • There are a total of 802 vacancies for the 67th BPSC 2022 exam. BPSC has increased the number of vacancies that were earlier 798. Hence, candidates must utilize this opportunity to fill up BPSC posts such as Bihar Administrative Service, Labor Superintendent, Assistant Director Social Security, and other gazetted posts.

  • BPSC eligibility is that you must have a graduation or equivalent degree from a recognized university. The eligibility regarding age is 37 years for general male category and 40 years for the female general category.

  • The syllabus for BPSC exam is divided mainly into Prelims Mains exam. Thereafter, an interview is conducted. BPSC syllabus for Prelims has oly one paper which is the General Studies or General Knowledge paper. On the other hand, BPSC mains syllabus has General Hindi, General Studies Paper-1, General Studies Paper-2 and an optional paper. Prelims is for 150 marks while Mains is for 900 marks.

  • You can begin your BPSC Exam preparation by going through the syllabus, curating a booklist and choosing the right BPSC classes for you. You should complement your BPSC exam preparation with BPSC Mock test and test series. The test series are the best way to revise the entire syllabus as per the exam trend whereby you can expect a good number of questions from it.

  • There is no limitation on the number of attempts for BPSC exam. However, a candidate must ensure that he/she has not crossed the upper age limit as per his/her category.

  • There are 34 optional subjects in BPSC Examination. The list of optional subjects can be found in the official BPSC Notification.

  • BPSC is yet to release the BPSC 68th notification 2022 soon on its website. Candidates will be able to download the official notification from BPSC website or the link that shall be made available to you here. The exam notification shall have details on the application date, apply online link, syllabus, exam date, vacancy and more!

  • Candidates who have applied for the 67th BPSC exam will be able to download the BPSC Prelims admit card 10 days before the exam date. The admit card download link shall be available to you once the call letter is released on the official BPSC website.

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