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:
Check the detailed eligibility criteria for BPSC Exam 2021-2022 below.
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.
|Category||BPSC Upper Age Limit|
|General Category – Male||37 years|
|General Category – Female||40 years|
|BC/OBC (Male, Female)||40 years|
|SC/ST (Male, Female)||42 years|
|S.No.||Post Name||Minimum age||Maximum Age|
|Unreserved (Male)||Unreserved (female), OBC (Male & Female)||SC & ST|
|1||Bihar Administrative Service (बिहार प्रशासनिक सेवा)||22 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|2||State Tax Assistant Commissioner (राज्य कर सहायक आयुक्त)||22 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|3||Inferior Electoral Officer (अवर निर्वाचन प्रदधिकारी)||22 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|4||Bihar Education Service (बिहार शिक्षा सेवा)||22 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|5||Planning Authority/District Planning Authority (नियोजन प्रदधिकारी/ज़िला नियोजन प्रदाधिकारी)||22 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|6||Labor Superintendent (श्रम अधीक्षक)||22 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|7||District Audit Authority Cooperation Committees and Equivalents (ज़िला अंकेक्षण प्रदधिकारी सहयोग समितियाँ एवं समकक्ष)||22 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|8||Assistant Director Social Security (सहायक निदेशक सामाजिक सुरक्षा)||22 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|9||Assistant Director Child Protection Services (सहायक निदेशक बाल संरक्षण सेवा)||21 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|10||Assistant Planning Officer/Assistant Director (सहायक योजना प्रदाधिकारी/सहायक निदेशक)||21 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|11||Rural Development Authority (ग्रामीण विकास प्रदाधिकारी)||21 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|12||Municipal Executive Authority (नगर कार्यपालक प्रदाधिकारी)||21 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|13||Revenue Officer & Equivalent (राजस्व अधिकारी एवं समकक्ष)||22 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|14||Supply Inspector (आपूर्ति निरीक्षक)||21 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|15||Block Panchayat Raj Officer (प्रखंड पंचायत राज प्रदाधिकारी)||21 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
|16||Other (अन्य)||21 Years||37 Years||40 Years||42 Years|
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.
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.
The BPSC physical eligibility 2021-22 is mentioned below in detail. It is applicable only if you apply for Bihar Police Service.
Chest (without expansion)
Unreserved (Male), OBC (Male)
5 Feet 5 Inches
Unreserved (Female), OBC (Female)
5 Feet 2 Inches
5 Feet 2 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.