BPSC Main Admit Card 2021: Bihar Civil Services Main Examination 2021 Postponed

Last Modified: 04 Apr 2024

Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) has postponed the Main exam for the 66th Civil Services Exam 2021. Consequently, the release of admit cards has also been postponed. The exam has been postponed due to the rising cases of COVID-19 in the country. The new exam dates will be announced once the situation gets normal. Till then, candidates can check the procedure for downloading the BPSC Main Admit Card 2021 and other details.

The Main exam was scheduled to begin from 5th June 2021 onwards. Candidates who have applied for the exam can download their admit cards from the official website. BPSC releases the admit card 10 days before the exam date. The 2021 recruitment was announced for a total of 691 vacancies.

Download the BPSC 66th Civil Services Main Exam Admit Card 2021 -

Follow the steps provided here to download the Main exam admit card:

  • Go to the official website – http://onlinebpsc.bihar.gov.in/.
  • Enter your username, password, and security text to log in. You must have received the username and password at the time of application submission.
  • Click on the admit card tab appearing on the screen.
  • Download it and take a clear printout on a letter-size page.

The commission will not send any admit card through the post to any candidate. So, download it from the official website. The admit card will have two papers – one with your details and others with general instructions to be followed in the exam. Read all the instructions carefully and follow them. Do carry the admit card to the examination venue and keep it safe until the selection process gets over.

Difficulty in Downloading the Admit Card?

In case you face any difficulty in downloading the admit card, contact the helpline numbers on working days (Monday to Friday) between 10:00 AM to 05:00 PM. Here are the numbers:

  • Phone Number: 0612-2215795
  • Mobile Number: +91-9297739013

Bihar Civil Service Preliminary Exam

The BPSC Civil Services Preliminary examination was conducted on 27th December 2020 and re-examination on 14th February 2021. The exam will consist of one paper on General Studies (including current affairs, general science, history, state history, etc.) carrying a maximum of 150 marks. Those who passed the Preliminary exam are required to appear for the Main phase exam.

Bihar Civil Service Main Exam Pattern

The Main examination is of subjective nature. Questions re-asked from the following sections:

Name of Papers

Total Marks


General Hindi


3 Hours

General Studies Paper 1


3 Hours

General Studies Paper 2


3 Hours

Optional Paper


3 Hours

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The final scores of the Main Exam will be calculated out of 900 marks of GS Paper 1, GS Paper 2, and Optional Paper. All candidates who qualify the Main exam are called for the Interview round which is of 150 marks. The final merit list is prepared based on the Main exam marks and Interview performance.