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BSPHCL Assistant 2022 Recruitment Exam: Notification, Exam Dates, Eligibility, Syllabus

Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited (BSPHCL) Assistant 2022 is a state-level exam. This exam is conducted by BSPHCL itself. Formerly Bihar State Power Holding Company Limited was also known as Bihar State Electricity Board (BSEB).

Every year, BSPHCL conducts the Assistant exam to recruit eligible candidates of Bihar as an Assistant in different departments of the Bihar State Electricity Board. The selected candidates first have to work under a probation period of two years and then they become permanent employees of BSPHCL located across Bihar state.

The subsidiaries of BSPHCL located across the state of Bihar are as follows:

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

Basically, the BSPHCL assistant is a job which is considered as the Class 3 job in the BSPHCL and its subsidiaries. The candidates who will apply for this job get Clerical level job activities that are equivalent to RGC (Regular Grade Clerk) in various departments.


BSPHCL Assistant 2022 Overview

Name of ExaminationBihar State Power Holding Corporation Limited Assistant Exam 2022
AbbreviationBSPHCL Exam 2022
Conducting ByBihar State Power Holding Corporation limited
FrequencyOnce a Year
Purpose of ExamTo recruit candidates as an Assistant post in BSPHCL
Exam LevelState-level
No. of VacanciesTo be announced
Mode of ApplicationOnline
Mode of ExaminationOnline i.e. Computer Based Test (CBT)
Language of ExamBilingual i.e. English and Hindi
Application FeeRs.1500
No. of Test CitiesAcross Bihar
Job VenueAcross Bihar
Exam Helpdesk No.(0612)-2504036
Official Websitehttp://www.bsphcl.bih.nic.in/

BSPHCL Assistant 2022  Important Dates

The important events and dates related to BSPHCL Assistant 2022 recruitment and their silent features are given below in the table.

Important EventsImportant DatesSalient Features
Notification Releasing date8 April 2022The Notification for BSPHCL will be released online.
Application stats from8 April 2022With the release of official notification, the application window will open for candidates to apply.
Last Date of submission of application form18 April 2022Candidates will have 30 days to fill the online application form.
BSPHCL Prelims ExamJuly 2022The prelims exam of BSPHCL will be held online. The type of questions will be objective.
BSPHCL Prelims ResultAugust 2022The result of the Prelims will be announced and released online. Candidates who will qualify for pre-exam will be eligible to appear for the Mains exam.
BSPHCL Mains ExamSeptember 2022The mains exam of BSPHCL Assistant will be held online. The type of questions will be objective.
BSPHCL Mains ResultSeptember 2022The result of Mains will be announced and released online. Candidates who will qualify for this exam will call for document verification.

BSPHCL Assistant 2022  Application Form

Only those candidates will able to apply for the BSPHCL Assistant 2022 exam who satisfy all the required eligibility criteria. Candidates are strictly restricted to fill the online application form before the last date of submission of the application form. Here are the easy and step by step process to apply online for BSPHCL Assistant 2022 exam.

How To Apply?

  • Candidates first have to visit the official website of BSPHCL.
  • After visiting the website find and click on the link of BSPHCL 2022 notification, appearing on the homepage.
  • Before going to the application window first check all the required eligibility criteria like as Age limit, Pay scale, Vacancy detail, Selection procedure, Qualification, etc.
  • If you think that you are eligible enough to apply for this recruitment then go to the application window and start to fill the application form.
  • Fill in all the details as per the requirement of the application form and recheck all the filled details before final submission of the application form.
  • Now pay the required application fee as per your category.
  • After making a successful payment, take the hard copy of the fee receipt and filled the application form of BSPHCL for future references.

Application fee

  • The application fee for the BSPHCL Assistant exam is varied as per the category of the candidates.
  • The mode of making the payment is online only.
CategoryApplication Fees
Physically handicappedRs. 375/-
SC/ST of BiharRs. 375/-
Unreserved(UR)/GeneralRs. 1500/-
BC/EBC/SC/ST of other statesRs. 1500/-

BSPHCL Assistant 2022  Eligibility Criteria

The required eligibility details for BSPHCL Assistant 2022 recruitment are given below. For all the other eligibility details, you have to visit the official website of BSPHCL.

Educational Qualification

  • Eligible candidates must have a Bachelor’s degree from any recognized Board/ University.
  • The candidates appearing in the final year of the Bachelor’s degree will not be eligible anymore to apply for BSPHCL 2022 recruitment.
  • The different qualifications needed for the different posts to apply for BSPHCL Assistant 2022.
Post nameQualification
Assistant EngineerBE/ B.tech / B.Sc ( Engg)
Assistant IT ManagerBE/ B.tech / B.Sc ( Engg) / MCA
Assistant operatorRecognized by NCVT/ SCVT
IT ManagerBE/ B.tech / B.Sc ( Engg)
Assistant Personnel OfficerPG Degree / Diploma
Assistant Electrical EngineerBE/ B.tech / B.Sc ( Engg)
AssistantGraduation
TechnicianWireman from any other institute
Junior LinemanMatriculation or equivalent and I.T.I Qualification
StenographerGraduation with typing knowledge
Junior Account ClerkGraduation ( Commerce)

Age Limit

  • The minimum age limit of the eligible candidates should be 21 years.
  • The maximum age limit of the candidates should be 37 years.
  • The relaxation in age will be offered to reserved category candidates of Bihar state as per the norm of Bihar state. The candidates out of the Bihar border will be considered under the unreserved category, hence no relaxation will be provided to them.
  • All those candidates who have lost or replaced their land due to land acquisition by erstwhile of BSEB (Bihar State Electricity Board) shall get additional relaxation of 5 years.

The upper age limit and age relaxation for different category candidates are tabulated below for the BSPHCL Assistant exam 2022.

CategoryAge relaxation (in years)Upper age limit (in years)
Unreserved(General)No age relaxation37
EBC(Economically Backward Classes)340
Female(unreserved)340
BC(Backward Classes)340
ST542
SC542
Physically Handicapped1047

BSPHCL Assistant 2022  Exam Pattern

The exam of BSPHCL Assistant 2022 will be held in online mode consist of two stages:

  1. Prelims Exam: Online Mode
  2. Mains Exam: Online Mode

The questions in both the stages will be of Objective Type and are conducted in CBT mode i.e. Computer Based Test. For more details related to the revised exam pattern of the BSPHCL Assistant 2022 exam, candidates have to check it out officially by visiting the official website bsphcl.bih.nic.in.

Type of the QuestionsName of the Subjects
Objective TypeQuantitative Aptitude
Objective TypeGeneral Hindi
Objective TypeGeneral Knowledge
Objective TypeGeneral English & Comprehension
Objective TypeLogical Reasoning
Objective TypeBasic knowledge of Computer

BSPHCL Assistant 2022 Exam Syllabus

The syllabus of the BSPHCL Assistant 2022 exam comprises of mainly 6 sections: Quantitative Aptitude, General Hindi, General Knowledge, General English and Comprehension, Logical Reasoning, and Basic Knowledge of Computer. The questions asked in the exam are almost of class 10th level questions.

General Hindi (Xth Level)

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

Quantitative Aptitude (Xth Level)

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

General Knowledge (Xth Level)

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

Logical Reasoning (Xth Level)

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

Fundamental of Computers

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

General English & Comprehension

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

Basic Knowledge of the Internet

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

The basic concept of Computer (Hardware & Software)

  • Computer Software
  • Operating System
  • Computer language

Basic knowledge of MS Office

  • MS Word
  • MS Powerpoint
  • MS Excel

Basic Knowledge of Computer Network

  • MODEM
  • LAN
  • WAN

Basic knowledge of Cybersecurity

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

BSPHCL Assistant 2022 Admit Card

The hall ticket/admit card of the BSPHCL Assistant 2022 will be released before 15-30 days from the pre-exam. Candidates can download their admit card by login their credentials on the admit card window of the official website. It should be noted that candidates have to download the hard copy of the admit card by their own. No hard copy of the same will be going to post to your postal address.

At the examination center, candidates have to necessarily carry their admit card with an original photo proof ID card and a passport size photo as mentioned in the guidelines to enter the examination hall.


BSPHCL Assistant 2022 Result

The result of the BSPHCL Assistant 2022 will be announced in online mode for both stages differently. After a few days of the prelims exam, the result will be declared online. Candidates who will qualify for stage 1 will get a chance to sit for the mains exam. After a few days after the mains exam, the final result of the BSPHCL Assistant 2022 will be declared.

Candidates will able to access their scorecard/ result of BSPHCL Assistant 2022 from the official website only. They have to use their login credentials. After visiting the official website, open the result section, and then enter your credentials, save the result and then take a hard copy of it and keep it safe.


BSPHCL Assistant 2022 Selection Procedure

The selection for the BSPHCL Assistant 2022 will be made on the basis of Mains exam score only whereas the prelims score is only of qualifying nature. The candidate who will qualify for the pre-exam will get entry to the mains exam.

If a large no. of candidates apply for the exam then after the pre-exam, the ratio of 1:20 candidates out of total will qualify the pre-exam and will sit for the mains.

Document/ Certificate verification: Candidates who will qualify for the mains exam will be offered a call from the officials of BSPHCL for document verification. After successful document verification, the posts will be allotted to the candidates according to their score.

Documents Required for Verification

Following documents are needed at the time of document verification.

  • Class 10th certificate/mark sheet as proof of age.
  • Requisite qualification degree certificate.
  • Domicile certificate (if required).
  • Cast certificate (if required).
  • Passport size photo.
  • Admit Card.
  • Scorecard of BSPHCL Assistant exam.
  • Any photo proof identity card like Voter Card/Aadhar Card/ PAN Card/ Passport, etc.

BSPHCL Assistant 2022 Cut off

To get qualify for the BSPHCL Assistant 2022 recruitment, it is very necessary to clear the minimum cut-off marks otherwise you will get disqualified.

Required Qualification Marks (Minimum)

CategoryMinimum Qualifying Marks (in CBT)
SC/ST and Females32 %
Economically Weaker Backward Classes34 %
Backward Classes36.5 %
Unreserved/General40 %

If in case, the no. of applicants become large to apply for this exam then the CBT will be conducted in multiple groups. At that time, the answer sheet of the candidates will be evaluated based on EPEM (Equi-Percentile Equating Methodology) then in this case the above mention minimum qualifying marks will not be considered.


BSPHCL Assistant 2022 Probation period, Salary

Those candidates who qualify for the exam and get selected for the recruitment will have to work under a probation period of 2 years counted from the date of appointment. In this period candidates get training for their work and authorities will check their working capability, dedication, and behavior towards the work.

If the authority will not get satisfied with the candidate’s performance then they have the right to extend their probation period.

Salary Scale

During the Probation period, the Payscale of the candidates is about Rs. 25,900-48,900. However, after the probation period, it will be converted into a regular pay scale of 47,900 approximately.


BSPHCL Assistant 2022 FAQs

What is the official website of BSPHCL?

The official website of BSPHCL is http://www.bsphcl.bih.nic.in/.

What is the minimum and maximum age requirement to apply for BSPHCL Assistant posts?

The minimum age of the candidates should be 21 years while maximum age should be 37 years, however the relaxation will be provided to reserved category candidates.

What is the mode of application for BSPHCL Assistant 2022?

The mode of application is online. No other mode will be entertained.

How many exams will be there in the BSPHCL Assistant 2022 exam?

There will be two stages known as Prelims and Mains in the BSPHCL Assistant 2022 exam.

What is the required application fee for BSPHCL Assistant 2022 exam?

The required application fee for reserved category candidates is Rs. 1500/- only.

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