BPSC AE (Assistant 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 (BPSC) announced recruitment notification for the post of Assistant Engineers in the Public Health Engineering Dept. (P.H.E.D.), Government of Bihar.

The important details and dates for the BPSC AE 2024 exam are given below.

BPSC Assistant Engineer 2024: Highlights
Conducting Authority BPSC
Eligible Engineering Streams Civil, Mechanical
Selection Process Written Test
Examination Mode Offline
BPSC AE Official Notification 2024 Click here to download
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 or Mechanical Engineering from a recognised university/institution approved by the AICTE.

Age Limit (As on 01 August 2024) 

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

Candidate must have completed 21 years of age. (As on 01 August 2024) 

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/Mechanical MCQ 1 Hour 100
2 Civil/Mechanical MCQ 1 Hour 100

 

Note: Candidates have to appear for two optional papers each of 100 marks. 

BPSC AE: Vacancy Distribution

As per the latest notification 2024, BPSC will recruit 113 Assitant Engineers in the Public Health Engineering Dept. (P.H.E.D.), Govt. of Bihar.

Post Total Vacancies
Assistant Engineer 

113

FAQs

The Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) Assistant Engineer exam is conducted to recruit engineering graduates for the post of Assistant Engineer in the various departments of the Government of Bihar.

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

Candidates can apply for the BPSC Assistant Engineer Exam through the official website of the Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC). Official Website: https://www.bpsc.bih.nic.in/ or https://onlinebpsc.bihar.gov.in/

As per the latest official notification, the age limit for BPSC AE is between 21 and 37 years (as on 01 August 2024) for unreserved categories. However, age relaxation shall be allowed as per the government norms.

 

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