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BSPHCL Assistant 2021- Eligibility, Application Process, Admit Card, Selection Process, Exam Pattern and Syllabus

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Jan 12, 2021

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Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited (BSPHCL), formerly Bihar State Electricity Board (BSEB). It is a state-owned electricity regulation board operating within the state of Bihar in India. Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited will release BSPHCL Assistant Recruitment 2020. These assistants will be recruited in the BSPHCL and its subsidiaries located across the state. The subsidiaries of the BSPHCL are mentioned below-

  • North Bihar Power Distribution Company Limited (NBPDCL)
  • South Bihar Power Distribution Company Ltd. (SBPDCL)
  • Bihar State Power Transmission Company Ltd. (BSPTCL)
  • Bihar State Power Generation Company Limited (BSPGCL)

The BSPHCL assistant is the type of class III job in the BSPHCL and its subsidiaries and the candidates can expect the clerical job activity. These positions are equivalent to Regular Grade Clerk (RGC) in various departments.

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BSPHCL Assistant Exam 2021 Highlights

Exam Name BSPHCL Assistant
Conducting Body Bihar State Power Holding Corporation limited
Exam Level State-level
Exam Mode Computer Based Test(CBT) - Online
Language English and Hindi
Application Fee Rs.1500
Exam Purpose To shortlist candidates for the post of BSPHCL Assistant
No. of Test Cities Across Bihar
Exam Helpdesk No. (0612)-2504036
Official Website
BSPHCL Assistant Exam Dates

BSPHCL Assistant Exam Dates 2020

Events Dates Salient Features
Notification release May 2020(tentative) The BSPHCL Assistant exam notification will be issued online
Application forms release May 2020(tentative) The BSPHCL Assistant exam 2020 application form will be open for the candidates with the release of notification.
Last Date of Application June 2020(tentative) Around 30 days will be provided to the candidates to apply online for BSPHCL Assistant exam 2020
Prelims Exam 2020 July 2020((tentative) The BSPHCL Assistant prelims exam 2020 will be a Computer Based Test.
Prelims Exam Result 2020 August 2020 The BSPHCL Assistant prelims result will be declared. The qualified candidates will appear in the BSPHCL Assistant main exam.
Main exam 2020 September 2020 The BSPHCL Assistant main exam 2020 will be conducted online. It will also be an objective type exam.
Main Exam Result 2020 August 2020 The BSPHCL Assistant result for the main exam

Result release:

  • BSPHCL Assistant exam result 2020 will be released by BSPHCL within six weeks of the conduct of the test.
  • Candidates can access their online result from the official website of BSPHCL by logging with their required credentials.
BSPHCL Assistant Eligibility

BSPHCL 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Educational Qualification

  • Aspirants should possess minimum Graduation degree from any authorized university or Board
  • The candidates who are appearing in their final year of the degree course cannot apply for the exam.
  • Educational qualification for various post in BSPHCL:
Post name Qualification
Assistant Electrical Engineer BE/ / B.Sc ( Engg)
Assistant Engineer BE/ / B.Sc ( Engg)
IT Manager BE/ / B.Sc ( Engg)
Assistant IT Manager BE/ / B.Sc ( Engg) / MCA
Assistant IT Manager BE/ / MCA
Assistant Personnel Officer PG Degree / Diploma
Assistant Graduation
Junior Account Clerk Graduation ( Commerce)
Stenographer Graduation with typing knowledge
Junior Lineman Matriculation of equivalent and I.T.I Qualification
Technician Wireman from any other institute
Assistant operator Recognized by NCVT/ SCVT

Age Limit for the exam

  • The lower age limit for all the candidates is 21 years.
  • The organization has provided relaxation in the upper age limit to the reserved category candidates.
  • Land losers/ Land displaced persons due to land acquisition by erstwhile Bihar State Electricity Board shall get relaxation in maximum age limit by 5 years additionally.
  • The candidates who are belonging to other states will be considered as unreserved (general) candidates. There is no age relaxation for them.

The upper age limit for various categories for the BSPHCL Assistant exam is as follows-

Category Age relaxation (in years) Upper age limit (in years)
Unreserved(General) No age relaxation 37
SC 5 42
ST 5 42
EBC(Economically Backward Classes) 3 40
BC(Backward Classes) 3 40
Female(unreserved) 3 40
Physically Handicapped 10 47
BSPHCL Assistant Application Process

BSPHCL 2021 Application Process

  • Go to the home page of the official website and click on the notifications link.
  • Find the BSPHCL Assistant Official Notification 2020.
  • Check the eligibility criteria like Education Qualifications, Age Limit, Selection Process, Pay Scale, Application Fee, Vacancy Details, etc.
  • If you are eligible for these vacancies, then enter the candidate details on the BSPHCL Assistant application form and once again check if the mentioned details are correct or not.
  • After inserting the personal details pay the fee as per the norms of the Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited and submit the form.
  • Then take the hard copy of the submitted BSPHCL Assistant registration form.

BSPHCL Assistant Application fees

One of the backlog of The BSPHCL Assistant application form is the high cost and most of the candidates do not apply for BSPHCL Assistant exam due to the comparative costly application fees. The application fees are different for different categories. The application fees for different categories are as follows

Category Application Fees (in Rs.)
Unreserved(UR)/General 1500
SC/ST of Bihar 375
Physically handicapped 375
BC/EBC/SC/ST of other states 1500
  • *The fees will be accepted in the online mode only. No offline fees are accepted.
BSPHCL Assistant Admit Card

BSPHCL Assistant 2020 Admit Card

  • The candidates need to download the BSPHCL Admit Card 2020 online by entering the proper Application Number and Date of Birth.
  • The BSPHCL Assistant Admit Card 2020 will not be sent to any candidate by postal mode. So, the candidates have to save a soft copy of the BSPHCL Assistant Admit Card 2020 before the exam date.
  • After downloading the BSPHCL Assistant Admit Card 2020, candidates will be required to take a print out of the admit card preferably a colored one. At the exam hall the candidate must carry the print out of the BSPHCL Assistant Admit Card 2020 along with other particulars like an original photo id proof and passport size photographs etc.

BSPHCL Bihar Assistant Recruitment 2020- mention every detail without any missing information.

  • The interested aspirants of the BSPHCL Recruitment 2020 must know the application process from this web page.
  • The Selection procedure will be based on the two rounds first written test and second final interview.
  • The candidates who are qualified in the written examination are candidates eligible for the final interview.
BSPHCL Assistant Exam Pattern

BSPHCL Assistant 202q Exam Pattern

Type of the Exam Name of the Subjects
Objective Questions General Knowledge
Quantitative Aptitude
Logical Reasoning
General Hindi
General English & Comprehension
Basic knowledge of Computer

Steps To Download the Bihar BSPHCL Assistant Exam Syllabus 2020

  • Aspirants can download syllabus from the official website of Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited
  • First visit the homepage.
  • Then find and click the BSPHCL Syllabus 2020 link on the homepage.
  • After checking, download the syllabus in PDF format.
BSPHCL Assistant Syllabus

BSPHCL Assistant 2021 Syllabus

General Knowledge (Xth Level)

  • Current Affairs- National & International
  • Indian History
  • Science & Technology
  • Indian Geography
  • Indian Constitution

Quantitative Aptitude (Xth Level)

  • Profit and Loss.
  • Averages.
  • Time & Work.
  • Problems on Ages.
  • Time & Distance.
  • Simplification.

Logical Reasoning (Xth Level)

  • Analogies.
  • Relationship Concepts.
  • Arithmetical Number Series.
  • Similarities.
  • Problem – Solving.
  • Space Visualization.
  • Arithmetical Reasoning

General Hindi (Xth Level)

  • Grammar.
  • Vocabulary.
  • Comprehension.
  • Fill in the Blanks.
  • Error Detection.
  • Antonyms.
  • Synonyms.
  • Phrases/Muhavare

General English & Comprehension

  • Synonyms
  • Error detection
  • One word substitution
  • Passage Comprehension
  • Antonyms
  • Idioms & Phrases

Fundamental of computers

  • Hard Disk
  • knowledge of Number System
  • CPU
  • Memory
  • Input/ Output Devices

The basic concept of Computer (Hardware & Software)

  • Operating System
  • Computer Software
  • Computer language

Basic knowledge of MS Office

  • MS Powerpoint
  • MS Word
  • MS Excel

Basic knowledge of Internet

  • Search Engines
  • Web browser
  • E-mail
  • Web servers

Basic knowledge of computer network

  • LAN
  • WAN

Basic knowledge of Cybersecurity

  • Internet security
  • Virus, Malware, etc.
  • Network security
  • Warm
  • Firewall

BSPHCL Assistant 2021 Selection Procedure, Salary, Career

  • The selection process is done in two stages and the prelims exam is conducted to select the candidates for the main exam.
  • The prelims exam will be Computer Based Test (CBT) and the marks obtained in the prelims exam will not be considered for the final selection because it is the only selection procedure for the main exam.
  • The preliminary exam is mostly a screening exam and the shortlist of the candidates will appear for the main exam.
  • If the number of candidates becomes high, the preliminary test is conducted to select the candidate in the ratio of 1:20 for the advertised vacancy. They will be shortlisted for the main examination.
  • The merit list will be prepared based on the marks of the CBT mains exam.
  • Both the prelims and the main exam will be objective and M.C.Q type.
  • After the certificate verification, the candidates will be appointed as BSPHCL Assistant.

Computer based test

S.No Name if topics appeared section wise
1 General Knowledge, Logical Reasoning, General English and Comprehension and General Hindi
2 Basic Knowledge of Computer
3 Technical paper as final year syllabus of diploma in electrical and civil.

Document/ Certificate verification: The candidates qualified in CBT exam are called for document/ certificate verification on basis of the final marks obtained in the exam.

Documents Required for Verification

The selected candidates need to bring the following documents for verification:

  • Matric (X) certificate for age proof
  • Degree certification as a requisite qualification for this job
  • Cast certificate (if applicable)
  • Permanent domicile certificate (if claiming for reservation)
  • Any identity proof, such as Voter Card/ PAN Card/ Aadhar Card/ Passport, etc.

Qualification Marks for CBT Exam

Category Minimum Qualifying Marks in CBT
Unreserved/General 40 %
Backward Classes 36.5 %
Economically Backward Classes 34 %
SC/ST and Females 32 %

If the number of candidates are higher, CBT must be conducted in multiple batches and the answer sheet will be evaluated using Equi-Percentile Equating Methodology and the above qualifying marks will not be essential.

Probation period

The authorities check candidates' working ability in this period. The probation period of the candidates will be two years counted from appointment as BSPHCL Assistant. If the performance of the candidates is not found satisfactory, BSPHCL reserves the rights to extend the probation period of such candidates.

Salary Scale

  • Pay Band Rs. 25,900-48,900 during the 1year of probation period.
  • Regular pay scale 47,900 after the probation period.
BSPHCL Assistant Recruitment

BSPHCL Recruitment 2021

  • The Bihar State Power Holding Company BSPHCL is an institution of basic research and training in physical and biophysical sciences. The selection process of BSPHCL, the candidates should qualify in the written exam / Interview. The type of questions that are asked in the technical interview round differs from one position to another. Those who are applying for technical jobs faced different types of questions than other boards.


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BSPHCL Assistant FAQs


Ques. In which mode, we can apply for the BSPHCL Assistant Notification 2020?

Ans. You can apply for the BSPHCL Assistant Notification 2020 through online mode.

Ques. What are the application dates of the BSPHCL Assistant Application Process 2020?

Ans. Not yet declared by the board of the Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited.

Ques. What is the BSPHCL Assistant Vacancy count 2020?

Ans. The BSPHCL Assistant Vacancy 2020 not yet declared in the official website by the BSPHCL Board.

Ques. How to apply for the BSPHCL Assistant Recruitment 2020?

Ans. Candidates can apply for the BSPHCL Assistant Recruitment 2020 from the official website.

Ques. If the number of candidates becomes less, what will be the mode of examination?

Ans. Only the mains exam is conducted in such a situation and there will be only one stage.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, please refer the official website of the exam.