BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018: Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Admit Card, Result


BSPHCL (Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited) is a state level electricity regulation board that runs within the state of Bihar. The eligible candidates will be happy to know that it is going to hold JAC (Junior Accounts Clerk) exam in a few days. The total number of vacancies for this post is 350. Candidates, who are interested in applying for this post, should fill the online application form latest by 31st May 2018. After this date, no applications will be acceptable to the concerned authorities. The BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018 is likely to be held in a couple of days. Through this article, candidates can get complete information about it.

BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018 Important Dates

The exam dates are very important for candidates applying for the post of JAC (Junior Accounts Clerk). They must fill their forms on timely basis. If they miss the dates, they will be deprived of taking the exam. The important dates related to BSPHCL JAC are explained below:



Starting date for online application form

11th May 2018

Closing date for online application

31st May 2018

Last date for payment of application fee:

31st May 2018

Availability of Admit Card

10-15 days prior to the commencement of the exam

Online examination

In the last week of June 2018

BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018 Pattern & Syllabus

There are six subjects, which are covered by BSPHCL JAC Exam - Commerce, Basic Knowledge of Computer, General Hindi, General English and Comprehension, Logical Reasoning and General Knowledge. Their syllabi are explained below one by one:

Commerce: This subjects includes Company Accounts Introduction, Company’s Act 1956 (with amendments), Audit & Financial Management, Taxation – Direct/ Indirect, Balance Sheet, Profit and Loss Accounts, Costing & cost analysis, Accounting concept, Single entry system and rectification of error and Bank reconciliation statement.

Basic Knowledge of Computer

Basic Concept of Computer (Hardware & Software): Computer Software, Operating System and Computer language.

Fundamental of Computers: CPU, Memory, Hard Disk, Input/ Output Devices and Knowledge of Number System.

Basic Knowledge of MS Office: MS Word, MS Excel and MS Powerpoint

Basic Knowledge of Internet: Web browser, E-mail, Search Engines and Web servers

Basic Knowledge of Computer Network: LAN, WAN and MODEM.

Basic Knowledge of Cyber Security: Virus, Malware etc., Warm, Internet security, Network security and Firewall.

General Hindi: It is of class X level and covers Grammar, Vocabulary, Comprehension, Fill in the Blanks, Error Detection, Antonyms, Synonyms and Phrases/Muhavare.

General English & Comprehension: This subject is also of class X level and covers Synonyms, Antonyms, One word substitution, Error detection, Idioms & Phrases and Passage Comprehension.

Logical Reasoning: It covers Analogies, Similarities, Problem – Solving, Differences, Analysis, Relationship Concepts, Observation, Verbal and Figure Classification, Space Visualization, Decision Making, Arithmetical Number Series, Arithmetical Reasoning, Judgement, Visual Memory and Discrimination.

General Knowledge: This subject covers Current Affairs- National & International, Indian History, Indian Geography, Indian Constitution, Indian Culture, Heritage Indian Polity and Science & Technology.

BSPHCL JAC Exam Pattern 2018

Prior to appearing at the exam, it is very important for candidates to familiarize themselves with the exam pattern. Otherwise, they may face problems and land in a trouble. The complete information is provided below one by one:

  • There will be a computer-based exam.
  • If candidates will be more than 15000, then under this condition, the exam may be divided into two parts—Preliminary and Mains. The former is held for shortlisting of candidates.
  • There will be objective type questions in both preliminary and mains exams.

The minimum qualifying marks in the CBT exam will be 40%, 36.5%, 34%, and 32% for General, BC, EBC and SC/ST/ Female candidates respectively.

BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018 Eligibility

Candidates need to meet the following eligibility criteria with regard to their age and educational qualification:

Educational qualification

Candidates should have completed graduation in commerce stream from any recognized college or university.

Age limit

Category of candidates

        Age limits(As on 01/January/2018)




General candidates

21 years

37 years

SC/ST candidates

21 years

42 years

BC/EBC candidates

21 years

40 years

Female candidates

21 years

40 years

BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018 Application Process

BSPHCL JAC Application Process 2018: How to Apply?

The application process for the BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018 involves a few steps that candidates need to follow attentively:

  • First of all, visit the official website -
  • Click on the link that lies on the homepage ‘Recruitment News’.
  • Select the link ‘Applications for the post of Junior Accounts Clerk’.
  • Read the instructions mentioned therein and check your eligibility criteria.
  • If you meet the eligibility criteria, then select the link on the home screen ‘Apply Online for the post of Junior Accounts Clerk’.
  • Click on the button ‘Register’.
  • Enter your registration number and password and provide the details in the application process - Name, Date of Birth, Education, father’s name etc.
  • Upload the scanned documents of your educational qualification and your category (if applicable).
  • Pay the application fee through online.
  • Finally, take a print out of the acknowledgement for further reference.

BSPHCL JAC Application Fees 2018

The different fee structures for different categories of candidates are tabulated below:

Category of candidates


General candidates of Bihar

₹ 1500

Non-domicile candidates of Bihar

₹ 1500

SC/ST candidates of Bihar

₹ 375

PWD candidates

₹ 375

Selection Process of BSPHCL JAC 2018

Candidates will be selected on the basis of marks scored by them in the CBT test. The selected candidates will be called for document verification in accordance with the advertised post and norms fixed for different categories of candidates.

Other Details

BSPHCL JAC Admit Card 2018

Candidates should note that the admit card is a must-have thing for them during the examination. They have to carry it to the examination hall along with any identity proof, such as Voter ID, Pan Card, etc. The steps to download the admit card include the following:

  • Go to the official website -
  • Look for the link ‘Bihar Jr. Accountant Clerk Admit Card 2018’
  • Click on it and wait for a new web page to open
  • When it opens, enter your details - Roll Number and Date of Birth
  • Press the button ‘Submit’
  • Your admit card will appear on the screen
  • Save it and take a print out of it

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is the commencing date for the online application of BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018?

It is 11th May 2018.

Which is the last date for filling online application form of this exam?

It is 31st May 2018. So, candidates must fill their application forms latest by this date. No application will be accepted after this date.

I am an eligible candidate for BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018. When can I get the admit card?

The admit cards will be made available to candidates through online mode before 10-15 days of commencement of the exam.

What is the right date for the BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018?

 Right now, no such official date has been declared. However, it is likely to be held in the last week of June 2018. Candidates are advised to check the official website from time to time.

What is the fee structure for General and SC/ST candidates?

General category candidates need to pay ₹ 1500 and SC/ST candidates need to pay ₹ 375.

I am a 20 years old general candidate with a B.Com degree. Am I eligible for BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018?

No, you are not eligible at eligible at all. The minimum age limit for general category candidates for this exam is 21 years.

I am a 45-year old SC candidate with a B.Com degree. Am I eligible for this exam?

No, you are not eligible for this exam as you are over-age. The maximum age limit for SC/ST candidates is 42 years.

Which subjects are covered under BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018?

They include Commerce, Basic knowledge of Computer, General Hindi, General English and comprehension, Logical Reasoning and GK.

What is the mode of selection in BSPHCL JAC Exam 2018?

Candidates will be selected on the basis of marks scored by them in the CBT exam. A list of selected candidates will be made and they will be called for document verification.