Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024

Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024: The BPSC BAO Recruitment 2024 Notification has been announced by Bihar Public Service Commission. Candidates also search it as BPSC Block Agriculture Officer Online Form 2024. Apply online for BPSC Block Agriculture Officer Vacancy 2024 via www.bpsc.bih.nic.in. Applicants who want to apply for BPSC Block Agriculture Officer Notification 2024 should check out the complete details which mention below.

Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024

A total of 1051 Sub-Divisional Agriculture Officer/Deputy Project Director (Agronomy), Assistant Director (Crops), Assistant Director (Plant Protection), Assistant Director (Agricultural Engineering), and Block Agriculture Officer posts are to be filled under the Agriculture Department, Bihar, Patna, from BPSC.

Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024: Short Overview

Organization Name Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC)
Name of the Exam Block Agriculture Officer & Others
Number of vacancy 1051
Application Mode Online
Category Govt. Jobs
Job Location Bihar
Who Can Apply All India
Eligibility Qualification Degree
Age Limit Minimum Age : 21 Years 

Maximum Age : 37 Years

Age Relaxation SC/ST – 5 Years 

OBC – 3 Years

Salary Check Notification
Selection Mode Written Exam
Application Fees
  • UR / OBC / Other State : Rs. 750/-
  • SC / ST / PH / Female : Rs. 200/-
Official Website www.bpsc.bih.nic.in
Starting Date to Submit Application Form 15/01/2024
Last Date to Submit Application Form 28/01/2024

 

Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024: Vacancy Details

Advt. No. Post Name UR SC ST OBC BC EWS Total
18/2024 Sub Divisional Agriculture Officer/ Deputy Project Director (ATMA) 21 39 4 41 34 16 155
19/2024 Assistant Director (Agriculture Engg.) 1 3 1 8 4 2 19
20/2024 Assistant Director (Plant Protection) 0 1 1 6 2 1 11
21/2024 Block Agriculture Officer (BAO) 219 175 17 219 149 87 866
Total Post 241 218 23 274 189 106 1051

 

Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024: Eligibility

Post-wise eligibility criteria including education qualification and age limit are discussed below for interested candidates.

Educational Qualification

  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree in agricultural science from an accredited university or institution is needed to apply for the Bihar Block Agriculture Officer Recruitment 2024.
  • In order to be considered for the Assistant Director post in 2024, the applicant wishes to have a Bachelor of Agricultural Engineering degree from an accredited Agricultural University, Institute, or Central University.
  • For the job of Assistant Plant Protection 2024, the applicant holds a Bachelor’s degree in Elective Plant Protection from an accredited Agricultural University/Institute/Central University.
  • B.Sc. Agriculture in Agricultural Science from an accredited university or institute is required for BPSC BAO positions in 2024.

Sub Divisional Agriculture Officer/ Deputy Project Director (ATMA)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Science from a recognized University.

Assistant Director (Agriculture Engg.)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Engineering from recognized university.

Assistant Director (Plant Protection)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Elective Plant Protection from recognized university.

Block Agriculture Officer (BAO)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Science (B.Sc. Agriculture) from recognized university.

 

Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024: Age Limit as on 01/08/2023

  • Minimum Age : 21 Years
  • Maximum Age : 37 Years

Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024: Important Dates

Starting Date to Submit Application Form – 15/01/2024

Last Date to Submit Application Form – 28/01/2024

Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024: Application Fee

  • UR / OBC / Other State : Rs. 750/-
  • SC / ST / PH / Female : Rs. 200/-
  • Candidates have to deposit Rs. 200/- as Biometric fee for each post (Separately)
  • Payment : Online

Bihar BPO Recruitment 2024: Selection Process

The candidates will be chosen through written examination and interview processes. There will be 400 questions in the written exam. Those who pass the written exam will be qualified to move on to the interview phase.

  • Written Exam
  • Document Verification
  • Interview

Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024: General Knowledge Syllabus

General Knowledge is a broad topic covering questions from various subjects. The subjects and topics include:

Section Topics
Current Affairs National and International Events, Sports, Awards
History Ancient, Medieval, Modern History, Bihar-specific
Geography Indian, World, Bihar Geography, Physical Geography
Polity Indian Constitution, Governance, Panchayati Raj
Economics Indian Economy, Policies, Budget, Agriculture
Science & Tech Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Inventions, Space
Environment Environmental Issues, Biodiversity, Climate Change
General Awareness Government Schemes, Social and Cultural Issues
Art and Culture Indian Art, Folk Dances, Cultural Heritage of Bihar
Sports Recent Events, Awards, Sports Personalities

 

Bihar BAO Recruitment 2024: Exam Pattern

The selection process involves a written examination with three papers.

  • General Hindi and General Knowledge papers are for 100 marks each
  • Specialized subjects having two papers each for 200 marks.
  • The interview is assigned 50 marks, contributing to the overall evaluation.
Subject Paper Marks Duration
General Hindi 1 100 2 hours
General Knowledge 1 100 2 hours
Agronomy 2 (Each Paper for 200 marks) 400 2 hours
Agriculture Engg. 2 (Each Paper for 200 marks) 400 2 hours
Plant Protection 2 (Each Paper for 200 marks) 400 2 hours

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