BPSC Eligibility Criteria 2021-2022: Age Limit, Qualification, Attempts

BPSC Eligibility Criteria 2021-2022: Age Limit, Qualification, Attempts

ByArpit Kumar Jain  |  Updated on: Nov 18, 2021Interested candidates can check the details about the BPSC 67th Exam 2021-2022 exam date, vacancy, eligibility, salary, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process & more. Also, check the latest updates about 66th BPSC Mains Exam.
Interested candidates can check the details about the BPSC 67th Exam 2021-2022 exam date, vacancy, eligibility, salary, syllabus, exam pattern, selection process & more. Also, check the latest updates about 66th BPSC Mains Exam.
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67th BPSC Eligibility Criteria 2021-202

BPSC releases the BPSC Eligibility Criteria 2021-22 in the official notification along with the Bihar PCS application form. It is important to check the latest BPSC Eligibility 2021-2022 before applying for the Prelims exam to avoid last stage disqualification. The BPSC Eligibility Criteria 2021-22 sets the minimum qualification needed for the exam. Applicants must go through the eligibility before filling up the application form. The eligibility condition for the BPSC Mains exam 2021-22 is that the applicant 

The BPSC Exam Eligibility Criteria includes the following:

  1. Nationality
  2. Age Limit
  3. Educational Qualification
  4. Physical Fitness

Check the detailed eligibility criteria for BPSC Exam 2021-2022 below. 

BPSC Age Limit 2021-2022

As per the BPSC Eligibility, the minimum age limit is 20, 21 and 22 years depending on the post. The upper age limit varies as per category and post. Check the details below. 

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

Post Wise & Category Wise BPSC Age Eligibility Criteria

S.No.Post NameMinimum ageMaximum Age
   Unreserved (Male)Unreserved (female), OBC (Male & Female)SC & ST
1Bihar Administrative Service (बिहार प्रशासनिक सेवा)22 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
2State Tax Assistant Commissioner (राज्य कर सहायक आयुक्त)22 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
3Inferior Electoral Officer (अवर निर्वाचन प्रदधिकारी)22 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
4Bihar Education Service (बिहार शिक्षा सेवा)22 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
5Planning Authority/District Planning Authority (नियोजन प्रदधिकारी/ज़िला नियोजन प्रदाधिकारी)22 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
6Labor Superintendent (श्रम अधीक्षक)22 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
7District Audit Authority Cooperation Committees and Equivalents (ज़िला अंकेक्षण प्रदधिकारी सहयोग समितियाँ एवं समकक्ष)22 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
8Assistant Director Social Security (सहायक निदेशक सामाजिक सुरक्षा)22 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
9Assistant Director Child Protection Services (सहायक निदेशक बाल संरक्षण सेवा)21 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
10Assistant Planning Officer/Assistant Director (सहायक योजना प्रदाधिकारी/सहायक निदेशक)21 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
11Rural Development Authority (ग्रामीण विकास प्रदाधिकारी)21 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
12Municipal Executive Authority (नगर कार्यपालक प्रदाधिकारी)21 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
13Revenue Officer & Equivalent (राजस्व अधिकारी एवं समकक्ष)22 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
14Supply Inspector (आपूर्ति निरीक्षक)21 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
15Block Panchayat Raj Officer (प्रखंड पंचायत राज प्रदाधिकारी)21 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years
16Other (अन्य)21 Years37 Years40 Years42 Years

Note:

  • Relaxation of Age for Ex-Serviceman:
    (a) There is a relaxation of 3 Years of Age for the Ex-Serviceman (Permanent Commission).
    (b) There is a relaxation of 5 Years of Age for the Ex-Serviceman (Short Service Commission etc.).
  • There is a relaxation of 5 Years of Age for govt employees.
  • There is a relaxation of 10 Years of Age for Divyang People.

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BPSC Number of Attempts

Currently, there is no bar on the number of attempt for appearing in the examination. As long as the applicant satisy other eligibility criteria, there is no limitation on number of attempts. 

BPSC Educational Qualification 2021-2022

By the end of the last date to apply online, the candidate must have a graduation degree from a government recognized university. Applicants must note that there is no other BPSC educational eligibility for the exam. 

BPSC Physical Standards 2021-2022

The BPSC physical eligibility 2021-22 is mentioned below in detail. It is applicable only if you apply for Bihar Police Service.

Sr. No.

Category

Height

Chest (without expansion)

1.

Unreserved (Male), OBC (Male)

5 Feet 5 Inches

32 Inches

2.

Unreserved (Female), OBC (Female)

5 Feet 2 Inches

-

3.

SC/ST

5 Feet 2 Inches

31 Inches

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  • Yes, final year students can apply for BPSC, however, they will have to check the qualifying exam cut off date from the official notification.

  • To appear in BPSC, after completing 12 you must enroll yourself in any graduation course of you choice as for eligibility an aspirant should have finished a bachelor degree in any discipline or any equivalent degree from a university or institution recognized by the government of India.

  • There is no limitation on the number of attempts as long as applicants comply with the age criteria.

  • The eligibility for BPSC Exam 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 female general category.

  • Yes, candidates can take the exam in Hindi medium as well.

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