Bihar DCECE 2024 (June 22 & 23): Admit Card (Out), Syllabus, Pattern, Latest Update

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DCECE 2024

DCECE 2024 exam for PE is being held on June 22, 2024, and for PM and PMM will be held on June 23, 2024. Bihar DCECE 2024 admit card has been released on June 13, 2024 in online mode at bceceboard.bihar.gov.in. Candidates can access their Bihar DCECE admit card 2024 with their login credentials like application number and password. Candidate must download the DCECE admit card and carry it to the exam centre with valid ID proofs like PAN card/Adhar card/voter ID/passport, etc. Bihar DCECE result 2024 is expected to be released in July 2024. 

The Diploma Certificate Entrance Competitive Examination (DCECE) is administered by the Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board for admission to Polytechnic (Engg - PE) / Para Medical (Matric Level - PMM) / Para Medical (Intermediate Level - PM) courses. DCECE is a state-level exam conducted in offline mode. To pass the exam with flying colours, a candidate should study the complete syllabus and attempt the previous year's papers, mock tests, sample papers, etc.

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DCECE 2024 Conducting Body

The Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) is the administering body responsible for conducting the state-level entrance examination every year. The Board also releases the exam results and conducts an online counselling process based on the marks obtained by candidates for final admission to Polytechnic (Engg - PE) / Para Medical (Matric Level - PMM) / Para Medical (Intermediate level - PM) courses offered in the various Polytechnic colleges in Bihar.  

DCECE 2024 Highlights

Given below are some of the major highlights for the DCECE 2024 exam -

ParticularsDetails
Name of the ExamDiploma Certificate Entrance Competitive Examination (DCECE)
Exam DateJune 22 & 23, 2024
Conducting AuthorityBihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB)
Frequency of ExamOnce a year
Exam TypeState-level entrance examination
Purpose of ExamFor admission to Polytechnic (Engg - PE) / Para Medical (Matric Level - PMM) / Para Medical (Intermediate level - PM)
Exam Duration2 hours and 15 minutes
Total Questions90 questions
Total Marks450 marks

DCECE 2024 Important Dates

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board has released the DCECE 2024 dates along with the official notification. We have updated the DCECE 2024 exam dates along with other related events in the table below.

Events

Dates 

Release of DCECE 2024 Application Form

April 12, 2024

Last Date to Submit DCECE Application Form 2024

May 21, 2024 (Closed)

Last Date to Online Application Fee

May 22, 2024 (Closed)

DCECE 2024 Application Correction Window

May 24 to 26, 2024 (Ongoing)

Availability of DCECE 2024 Admit Card 

June 13, 2024

DCECE 2024 Exam

June 22, 2024 for Polytechnic (Engg - PE)

June 23, 2024 for Para Medical (Matric Level - PMM) / Para Medical (Intermediate Level - PM)

DCECE 2024 Result Declaration

July 2024 (Expected)
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DCECE 2024 Eligibility Criteria

All the parameters related to the DCECE Polytechnic Engineering eligibility criteria have been discussed in the table provided below - 

Particulars

Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification 

  • For PE/PMM admission, the candidate must have passed or be appearing in Class 10th or equivalent exam

  • For PM admission, the candidate must have passed or be appearing in 10+2 or equivalent exam

Minimum Qualifying Marks

  • There is no minimum qualifying marks specified for PE/PMM admission

  • For PM admission, the minimum qualifying marks are 40%

Nationality

All applicants must be Indian citizens

Domicile

  • The parents/husband/wife of the applicants should be a permanent resident of Bihar OR

  • The parents/husband/wife of the applicants should be a refugee of the state of Bihar OR

  • The parents/husband/wife of the applicants should be employed with the Government of Bihar OR

  • The parents/husband/wife of the applicants should be a Central Government employee who is/are currently posted in the state of Bihar OR

  • The parents/husband/wife of the applicants should be employed with the United Nations and is/are currently posted in the state of Bihar

Age Limit

  • There is no age limit for PE 

  • The minimum and maximum age for PMM are 15 years and 30 years respectively

  • The minimum and maximum age for PM are 17 years and 32 years respectively

Physical Fitness

The applicants must be medically fit 

DCECE 2024 Application Form

Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECEB) released the DCECE 2024 application form on April 12, 2024. The last date to fill out the application form after an extension was May 21, 2024. Candidates can check the detailed DCECE 2024 registration process given below.

Step 1: Fill out the Registration Form

Visit the DCECE official website at bceceboard.bihar.gov.in and click on the registration link. Provide a valid email address and phone number. 
After registering for the test, applicants will get an activation code at their registered email address or phone number. To successfully log in to the account, aspirants must input the code and click the 'Submit' button.

Step 2: Enter Personal Details

Aspirants must accurately add personal information such as their name, gender, Aadhar Card number, date of birth, and other things.

Step 3: Upload Documents

Candidate must upload the required documents as per the specimen laid down by the authorities. 

Document

Dimension

Size (Maximum) & Format

Signature

4.5 x 3.5 cm

100 kb & jpeg format

Photograph

3.5 x 4.5 cm

100 kb & jpeg format

Step 4: Provide Academic Details

After uploading the documents, candidate must input their educational information accurately and proceed to the next phase.

Step 5: Pay the Application Fee

Candidates must pay the DCECE application fee after accurately filling out all of their information. There are two methods for paying the application fee:

  • Offline payment by e-challan must be made at a local bank

  • Candidates will be able to pay the fees online by debit/credit card or internet banking

Courses Applied for

Application Fee for General Category

Application Fee for ST/SC/PwD Category

PE or PM or PMM (any one)

INR 750

INR 480

PE, PMM or PM (any two)

INR 850

INR 530

PE, PMM, PM (all three)

INR 950

INR 630

Step 7: Download and Print the Application Form

Finally, candidates must print out the DCECE 2024 application form (Parts A and B). Multiple copies of the completed application form should be printed because they will be needed at various stages of the admissions process.

DCECE 2024 Application Form Correction

After the closing of the registration period, the authority provides the option of application form correction through which candidates can rectify the mistakes made in the form. Candidates can edit/modify application form details from May 24 to 26, 2024. They shall not be allowed to modify details in the application form once the correction window is closed. 

DCECE 2024 Admit Card

The DCECE 2024 admit card has been released at bceceboard.bihar.gov.in, on June 13, 2024. Registered candidates can access the DCECE admit card 2024 from the official website using their login credentials. The admit card of DCECE 2024 is an important document that candidates were mandated to carry to the exam centre along with photo ID proof. 

How to Download Bihar DCECE 2024 Admit Card?

Here are the steps for applicants to download their DCECE admit card 2024:

  • Go to BCECEB's official website at bceceboardapl.bihar.gov.in.
  • Find and click the link to get the 'DCECE 2024 admit card.'
  • To log in, enter your registered email and password.
  • Once logged in, click the 'Submit' button.
  • The DCECE admit card will be displayed on the screen.
  • Download the admit card and print it for future reference.

DCECE 2024 Exam Pattern

The Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board released the Bihar DCECE exam pattern 2024 on its official website. The entrance exam will be conducted offline (pen and paper). The duration of the DCECE 2024 exam will be 2 hours 15 minutes. There will be a total of 90 questions asked in the DCECE 2024 exam. All the questions asked in DCECE 2024 will be objective and the mode of language will be Hindi and English.

The candidates will be handed OMR sheets to write their responses. The Bihar DCECE exam pattern for all courses - PE/PM/PMM have been provided below - 

DCECE Exam Pattern 2024 for PE

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarks Allotted
Mathematics30150 
Chemistry30150
Physics30150
Total90450
  • Total Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes

  • Type of Questions: Objective-type questions

  • Exam Level: Class 10th

DCECE Exam Pattern 2024 for PMM

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarks Allotted
Chemistry20100
Physics20100
Mathematics1050
General Knowledge1050
English1050
Hindi1050
Total90450
  • Total Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes

  • Type of Questions: Objective-type questions

  • Exam Level: Class 10th

DCECE Exam Pattern 2024 for PM

SubjectsNo. of QuestionsMarks Allotted
Science (Biology/Chemistry/Physics)25125
General Knowledge20100
Quantitative Aptitude1575
English1575
Hindi1575
Total90450
  • Total Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes

  • Type of Questions: Objective-type questions

  • Exam Level: Science and Quantitative Aptitude Class 10th level; General Knowledge, English and Hindi Class 12th level

DCECE 2024 Syllabus

DCECE syllabus 2024 contains and covers subjects such as Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, English, Hindi, General Knowledge, and General Science. The DCECE entrance exam is set up to facilitate admissions into several courses such as Para Medical (PM), Para Medical Dental (PMD), Part-Time Polytechnic Engineering (PPE), and Polytechnic Engineering (PE) provided by various polytechnic colleges and institutes in Bihar. Candidates should study the complete DCECE  2024 syllabus to prepare well for the exam.

DCECE Preparation Tips 2024

Following are the preparation tips that are required to be followed by the candidates for scoring well in DCECE 2024:

  • Candidates must be familiar with the exam pattern of  DCECE 2024 so that they can understand the weightage of questions, the duration of the exam, question paper pattern, types of questions asked, marking scheme of the exam, etc
  • Along with the exam pattern, candidates should be familiar with the DCECE 2024 syllabus to prepare well for the exam. Knowing the syllabus of  DCECE 2024 helps candidates to figure out the topics that they will have to learn throughout the preparation period
  • Preparation of a timetable is required to be made by all the candidates preparing for DCECE 2024. When candidates follow a timetable, all the topics are covered. A timetable is needed to be made in such a way that all the topics in the syllabus are covered. This will help the candidates to complete the syllabus in the stipulated time period
  • Preparing through the best books of DCECE 2024. Textbooks play a significant role in the preparation of the candidate. Preparing from the NCERT books of classes 11 and 12 is recommended at the initial stage of preparation. After that, candidates can refer to a number of other reference books such as BCECE Explorer by MTG available in the market as well as online sites
  • Practicing the previous year's question papers of DCECE 2024 is highly recommended. Candidates will be able to trace the questions that are repeated as well as the most important topics asked in the exam. Moreover, candidates are also given ideas about the question paper pattern. Skills such as time management are also enhanced, which is the key skill needed to crack DCECE 2024
  • Besides the previous year's question papers, candidates should also practice the mock tests and the sample papers. These will help the candidate to excel in the time management skill thereby they will be able to finish the question paper on time with accuracy
  • Besides all the effective preparation, candidates should also maintain a healthy lifestyle. They should exercise daily, and eat healthily. Spending time on hobbies, and listening to music is said to release all the stress. Sleep for at least 8 hours a day is recommended to the candidates. 

Bihar DCECE 2024 Result

Bihar DCECE  2024 result will be released in the form of a rank card on the official website of BCECEB at bceceboard.bihar.gov.in. Candidates will be able to access the DCECE result 2024 by using their Bihar DCECE registration number and date of birth information. The Diploma Certificate Entrance Competitive Examination (DCECE) result will include essential information like candidate's name, roll number, candidate's rank, total marks secured, marks secured in the paper, etc. 

DCECE Counselling Process 2024

DCECE 2024 counselling registration and choice filling will commence after the declaration of the result. The counselling process will be held in online mode. The Bihar DCECE 2024 counselling includes registration, choice filling, seat allotment, document verification, etc. Candidates who passed the DCECE 2024 exam are eligible to participate in the counselling process. Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board (BCECE) is responsible for conducting the Bihar DCECE 2024 counselling. Through the counselling, the qualified candidates will be provided admission to full-time & part-time Polytechnic courses in Bihar Polytechnic colleges. 


DCECE 2024 Contact Details

BCECE BOARD,

I.A.S. Association Building

NEAR PATNA AIRPORT,

PATNA - 800014,

BIHAR (INDIA)

Contact no: 0612-2220230, 0612-2225387

Website: bceceboard.bihar.gov.in

Important Dates

DCECE 2024 Important EventsDates
Registration Date 22 Apr to 22 May, 2024 (*Tentative)
Admit Card Date 14 Jun, 2024 (*Tentative)
Exam Date 24 Jun to 25 Jun, 2024 (*Tentative)
Result Date 19 Jun, 2024 (*Tentative)

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FAQs about DCECE

When will the DCECE 2024 application form be released?

The DCECE application form 2024 is expected to be released in the last week of April 2024 in online mode.

What courses are available through the DCECE exam?

Through the DCECE exam, BCECEB provides Polytechnic Engineering (PE), Part-time Polytechnic Engineering (PPE), Para-Medical-Dental (PMD Matric Level), and Para Medical (PM Intermediate Level) courses.

Is BCECE and DCECE exam same?

The BCECEB conducts the DCECE exam to provide applicants with admission to various engineering degrees in the state of Bihar Polytechnic colleges. The Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination (BCECE) is held for admission to B.Pharma, Agriculture, and paramedical programmes.

What is the date of the DCECE exam 2024?

DCECE exam date 2024 has not been announced yet. However, it is expected that the DCECE 2024 exam will be held in the last week of June 2024.

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