BPSC AE (Assitant Engineer)

Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) conducts the BPSC AE exam to recruit Assistant Engineers in various departments of the Government of Bihar. Engineering graduates aspiring to pursue their careers as Assistant Engineers in Bihar Engineering Services can take advantage of this golden opportunity.

BPSC AE:  Important Highlights

Bihar Public Service Commission will soon release the recruitment notification for the post of Assistant Engineers in Electrical, Civil and Mechanical streams.

The important details and dates for the BPSC AE exam are given below.

BPSC Assistant Engineer: Highlights
Conducting Authority BPSC
Eligible Engineering Streams Civil, Electrical, Mechanical
Selection Process Written Test, Interview
Examination Mode Offline
Official Notification To be released soon
Exam Date  To be announced soon
Official Website www.bpsc.bih.nic.in/

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

The candidate must have a degree in Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from a recognised university/institution approved by the AICTE.

Age Limit

The age limit for the post of BPSC AE will be as follows: -

Age Limit: BPSC Assistant Engineer
Unreserved (Male) 37 years
Unreserved (Female) 40 years
OBC 40 years
SC, ST & PWD 42 years

Note: Age relaxation shall be allowed as per the rules of the Bihar Government.

Selection Process

The selection process includes a written test .The candidates who will qualify for the written exam will be selected for the post of Assistant Engineer. 

Exam Pattern

As per the latest information the exam pattern for the BPSC AE is as follows: 

Examination Mode: Offline 

Marking Scheme: 1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer, while 0.25 marks will be deducted for each incorrect answer. 

Language of the Exam: The Exam will be held in both Hindi and English.

Compulsory papers 
Paper  Subject Type of Question Duration Total Marks
1 General English MCQ 1 Hour 100
2 Genreal Hindi MCQ 1 Hour 100
3 General Studies MCQ 1 Hour 100
4 General Engineering Science MCQ 1 Hour 100

Note: General Hindi and General English papers will be qualifying in nature. Candidates need to score at least 30% marks to qualify.

Optional Papers 
Paper  Subject Type of Question Duration Total Marks
1 Civil/Electrical/Mechanical MCQ 1 Hour 100
2 Civil/Electrical/Mechanical MCQ 1 Hour 100

BPSC AE: Vacancy Distribution

The detailed distribution of BPSC AE vacancies will be released soon. 

Post Total Vacancies
Assistant Engineer  To be notified later


Candidate must have a full-time regular degree or equivalent in Civil, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from a recognised University/Institution.

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