BPSC AE 2020 Exam Postponed: BPSC to announce New Exam Date for Assistant Engineer later @bpsc.bih.nic.in

BPSC AE 2020 Exam has been postponed by Bihar Commission. The new exam date of BPSC Assistant Engineer AE Civil/Electrical/Mechanical 2020 exam will be announced later @ bpsc.bih.nic.in. The BPSC AE 2020 Exam was scheduled to take place in August. Check official notice here.

Jul 8, 2020 18:15 IST
BPSC AE 2020
BPSC AE 2020

Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) has postponed the BPSC AE 2020 exam for the recruitment of Assistant Engineers in Bihar state services. The BPSC Assistant Engineer (Civil) exam which was scheduled to be held on 13 July & 14 July now stands postponed. Also, BPSC AE Assistant Engineer (Civil/Electrical/Mechanical) exam which was set to be held on 16th July & 17th July has also been postponed. As per the exam postponement notice released by BPSC @ bpsc.bih.nic.in, the new exam date of BPSC AE Civil & BPSC AE Electrical/ Civil/Mechanical Recruitment will be announced later. Candidates who have applied for assistant engineer vacancy 2020 should frequently visit the official website to get the latest updates of the exam.

BPSC AE (Civil) Recruitment 2020 was announced in March 2020 to fill 31 vacancies of Civil Engineers. On the other hand, BPSC AE (Civil/Electrical/Mechanical) Recruitment 2020 was announced in April to fill 255 vacancies of Civil Engineers, Electrical Engineers and Mechanical Engineers. Lakhs of candidates have already applied for the recruitment to get job in Bihar state services. Those who have applied for the BPSC AE 2020 competitive exams now have ample of time for exam preparations. It is the right time for practice and revision of important topics or previous years papers.

Let's now have a look at the official notice regarding the postponement of exams:

BPSC AE 2020 Exam Postponed

BPSC AE 2020: Exam Details

In order to get job as assistant engineer in Bihar, candidates need to appear for an exam. The BPSC AE Exam is held offline in pen and paper mode. The exam is conducted in objective multiple choice questions (MCQ) format. There are a total of 6 papers in the BPSC AE exam - four compulsory and two options. The compulsory papers are - General English, General Hindi, General Engineering Science and General Studies. The Optional Papers are Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering – 1 and Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering – 2. Let's have a look at the BPSC AE Exam Pattern below:

Name of Compulsory Papers

Time

Marks

General English

1 Hour

100

General Hindi

1 Hour

100

General Studies

1 Hour

100

General Engineering Science

1 Hour

100

Name of Optional Papers

Civil/Mechanical/Electrical Engineering – 1

1 Hour

100

Civil Engineering/Mechanical/Electrical – 2

1 Hour

100

Each paper holds 100 marks and is of 1 hour duration. Candidates who obtain BPSC AE Cut Off marks get shortlisted for merit list.

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