BPSC Mineral Development Officer Notification 2020:
The Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) has released a notification to fill the vacant posts of Mineral Development Officer (MDO) in the Mines and Geology of the Government of Bihar. The total number of vacancies is 20. The registration for MDO begins from May 4th, 2020.
The BPSC issued advertisement notification for the mineral development officer on 22nd April. However, the process of online application for these posts has not been started yet. To apply, candidates must first register. Online registrations can be made from May 4 to May 18, 2020.
BPSC Mineral Development Office: Overview
|Exam Name||BPSC Mineral Development Officer Exam (MDO)|
|Conducting Body||Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC)|
|Exam Level||State Govt Job|
|Online Application Mode||Online Only|
|Language||English and Hindi|
|Age Limit||21 years to 40 years|
|Exam Cities||Across the Bihar|
|Notification Link||Online Application Link|
BPSC Mineral Development Officer Recruitment: Important Dates
The Online registration for BPSC MDO will begin from May 4 to May 18, 2020, while application fees can be paid by May 25. After payment of application fee, candidates will be able to apply till 02 June 2020.
|BPSC MDO Registration Start Date||4th May 2020|
|BPSC MDO Registration End Date||18th May 2020|
|Last Date To Apply Online||2nd June 2020|
|Last Date To Pay Fee Online||25th May 2020|
|Last Date To Send
Hardcopy via speed post
|10th June 2020,
up to 5 pm
BPSC Mineral Development Officer Recruitment: Eligibility Criteria
The Educational Qualification and Age Limit For BPSC MDO is given below.
The candidates must hold at least a second-grade degree from a recognized university or institute in MSc or MTech degree in Geology or Applied Geology or degree in Mining Engineering.
The age limit of the male candidates must be between 21 to 37 years while that of OBC, Extremely Backward Class, and women of all classes will be 40 years.
Age Relaxation For BPSC MDO are as follows:
- SC and ST class will get 5 years
Note: Age will be calculated from August 1, 2019
How To Apply For BPSC Mineral Development Officer Recruitment 2020?
The online registration for BPSC MDO will begin from 4th May 2020.
- As you click the given online apply link.
- Enter the required credentials,
- Make Payment and Submit the final form.
After successful submission online for BPSC MDO, the Hard Copy of Online application form must be sent to the given address on or before 10 Jun 2020 05:00 PM:
Address: Joint secretary cum exam controller Bihar Public Service Commission 15, Jawahar Lal Nehru Marg, Bailey Rd, Patna, Bihar 800001
Pay Scale For BPSC MDO :-
Application Fee For BPSC MDO
|For SC/ST (Bihar Domicile)||₹200/-|
|Female Candidates (Bihar Domicile)||₹200/-|
|PwD (more than 40%)||₹200|
BPSC Mineral Development Officer 2020 Selection Process
The selection for BPSC MDO will be done on the following basis:
- Written Test: 300 marks
- Interview: 50 marks
The candidates will have to clear each stage to be eligible to be appointed as BPSC MDO.
BPSC Mineral Development Officer Exam Pattern
The BPSC MDO written exam will be conducted for 300 marks. There will be a total of 3 papers for the BPSC MDO Exam of 100 marks each.
- Paper 1- General Knowledge based on BPSC Prelims Syllabus
- Paper 2- Mines/Geology
- Paper 3- Minerals Mines Act
Subject Maximum Marks Duration Type of Question General Knowledge 100 1 hour 30 min Objective Mining engineering /Geology 100 1 hour 30 min Subjective Minerals Mines Act 100 1 hour 30 min Subjective
Points to Note For BPSC MDO Exam:
- There will be a choice for the candidates to answer questions between mining engineering and geology.
- The shortlisted candidates from the written test will be called to appear for the interview. The Interview will be of 50 marks.
- The final list of the candidates will be prepared on the basis of the marks secured in the written test and the interview.