Bihar Polytechnic (DCECE) 2024: Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Important Dates

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) organizes a state- level entrance exam named Diploma-Certificate Entrance Competitive Examination (DCECE) for admission to the polytechnic engineering diploma courses.

DCECE 2024 will be conducted in a pen and paper mode. DCECE organizes two different examinations for different courses namely Polytechnic Engineering (PE) for admission to engineering courses and Part-time Polytechnic Engineering (PPE) for admission to part-time diploma engineering courses.

Candidates seeking admission to diploma courses in Engineering and non-engineering programs in the state of Bihar can apply for the Bihar Polytechnic entrance exam. Bihar Polytechnic 2024 admission entrance test will be conducted in June 2024 (tentatively).

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Bihar Polytechnic Important Dates

The tentative exam date of Bihar Polytechnic (DCECE) 2024 is listed below.

Release of Bihar Polytechnic 2024 Application FormApril 2024
Last date to apply onlineMay 2024
Last date for the payment of the application feeMay 2024
Admit card release dateJune 2024
Exam dateJune 2024
Availability of answer keyNot yet announced
Announcement of ResultNot yet announced

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should check the eligibility criteria to appear in Bihar Polytechnic Admission Entrance Test.


Indian Nationals whose parents are permanent resident of Bihar/or parents are holding refugee status in the state /or parents are employed with the central government in Bihar/ or parents are employed with the Bihar government/ or parents works with the UN and currently posted in the state are eligible to apply.

Eligibility Criteria for PE Applicants

Educational QualificationAge limit
Should have passed 10th examination recognized by Bihar Board or equivalent with at least 35% marksNo age bar

Eligibility Criteria for PPE Applicants

Educational QualificationAge limit
Must have cleared the class 10th examination or any equivalent exam and should hold a two-years IT Certificate.The minimum age should be 19 years

Bihar Polytechnic 2024 Application Form

The application form for the Bihar Polytechnic Admission test will be available online mode on the official website of conducting body. The filling of the application form will commence in April 2024 (tentatively). The DCECE Application process will include various stages such as registration, filling out the online application form, editing the details, document uploading, and fee payment etc.  

At first, candidates will have to complete the online registration process. Once the registration is done, candidates need to fill in their personal details, education qualification, and other important details on the online application form.

Applicants have to upload scanned images of the photograph and signature as per the given dimensions. Candidates should review the details carefully before clicking on the submission button.

After submitting the details, candidates have to pay the required application fee. The payment of the DCECE application fee can be made via e-challan or through net banking/credit/debit cards.

Candidates should take the printout of the application form (Part A & Part B) for future reference.

Admit Card

The Bihar Polytechnic admit card 2024 for all the courses will be made available online on the official website. It is expected that the authority will release the DCECE Admit card in June 2024. Candidates can download the admit card by providing their login details including application number, password, or date of birth.

Candidates should take the printout of admit card and bring the same to the examination centre. Candidates without a valid admit card will not be allowed to sit for the DCECE 2024 exam.

Bihar Polytechnic Examination Pattern

The authority has prescribed DCECE exam pattern. Candidates must go through the examination pattern properly and prepare accordingly for the exam. The test will be held in offline mode and consist of a total of 90 multiple-choice questions. The duration of the exam will be 2 hours and 15 minutes. The paper will be held in English and Hindi language.

Subject-wise weightage of questions and marks for each paper is given below.

For PE & PPE

SubjectsNumber of questionsMaximum marks

For PM

SubjectsNumber of questionsMaximum marks
General science25125
Numerical Ability1575


SubjectsNumber of questionsMaximum marks

Bihar Polytechnic 2024 Syllabus

The syllabus of Bihar Polytechnic varies for different courses. Candidates can check the subject-wise topics from the below table.

ChemistryChemical Reactions and Equations, Acid Bases and Salts, Classification of Elements, Compounds of Carbon, Metals, and nonmetals etc
PhysicsMagnetic effects of current, Electricity, Light, Environment, Sources of Energy, Reflection and Refraction, Management of Natural resources, etc.
MathematicsPolynomials, Real Numbers, Arithmetic, Triangles, Linear Equations, Coordinate Geometry, Trigonometry, Quadratic Equations etc.
BiologyControl and Coordination, Life Processes, Reproduction, Heredity and Evolution, Environment, and Natural Resources Management, etc
General KnowledgeCurrent Affairs, Geography, History, Economics, Political Science.

Bihar Polytechnic Result 2024

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) will announce the DCECE exam 2024 result online on its official website. Candidates who will successfully appear in the exam can check their results for Bihar Polytechnic by login using their email address and password.

The authority will also release a separate merit list of qualified candidates based on DCECE 2024 results. Candidates should download their Bihar Polytechnic scorecards for future reference.

Bihar Polytechnic Counselling

The authority will invite qualified candidates to attend the e-counselling process based on their DCECE merit rank. The counselling will be organized in online mode. The process of counselling will include registration, document verification, filling and locking of course choice, etc.


What is the minimum age bar for Bihar Polytechnic exam 2024?

The minimum age limit is 19 years.

How many seats will be offered at Bihar Polytechnic 2024?

As per the previous year’s report, a total of 29,888 seats will be offered at Bihar Polytechnic.

What is the syllabus for Bihar Polytechnic exam?

The syllabus will include topics from Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics, Numerical Ability, General Science, Hindi, English & GK subjects.

Is there any negative marking in Bihar Polytechnic Entrance Exam?

No, there will be no negative marking for incorrect answers.

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