BPSC Head Master Exam Date 2024 Notification

The Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) has officially announced the recruitment of eligible Indian candidates for head teacher positions in higher secondary schools, as outlined in their latest release. The recruitment pertains to positions in schools managed by the Educational Department and the Scheduled Caste and Tribe Welfare Department.

The full details of this opportunity are detailed in the BPSC Head Master Notification 2024 PDF, published on March 2, 2024, which also outlines specifics for the upcoming BPSC Head Master Exam 2024. The written examination for these positions is scheduled for June 14, 2024. For more information on this recruitment drive, please continue reading below.

BPSC Head Master Recruitment 2024 – Overview

The online application process for the BPSC Head Master Vacancy 2024 is now open, offering 6,061 head teacher roles in higher secondary schools across Bihar. For a concise overview of the BPSC Head Master exam 2024, candidates can review the table provided below

BPSC Head Master Notification 2024- Overview

Exam Conducting Body Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC)
Posts Head Master
Advt No. 26/2024
Vacancies 6061
Category Govt. Jobs
Exam Date 14th June 2024
Selection Process Written Exam
Salary Rs. 35,000/-
Job Location Bihar
Official website

Bihar Head Master Exam Date 2024

The Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) has scheduled the Bihar Head Master Exam 2024 for June 14, 2024. This critical examination will take place across various designated centers throughout the state. Further specifics, including venue and time details, will be provided with the issuance of the BPSC Head Master Admit Card. The selection process for filling 6,061 head teacher vacancies will hinge primarily on the applicants’ performance in this written examination.

Bihar Head Master Notification 2024 – Key Dates

The application timeline for the Bihar Head Master Exam 2024 is now available, following the recent publication of the notification PDF. According to the BPSC Exam Calendar 2024, the examination for the Bihar Teacher Head Master positions is confirmed for June 14, 2024. For a detailed schedule and other significant dates related to the examination, candidates are encouraged to refer to the table below.

Events Dates
Notification release date 02nd March 2024
Apply online starts 11th March 2024
Last date to apply online 02nd April 2024
Last date to pay application fee 02nd April 2024
Bihar Head Master Admit Card 2024 June 2024
BPSC Head Master Exam Date 2024 14th June 2024
BPSC Head Master Result 2024 20th July 2024

BPSC Head Master Notification 2024

The Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) has published the BPSC Head Master Notification under advertisement no. 26/2024, announcing the recruitment of 6,061 head teacher positions. This notification serves as a critical document, providing comprehensive details about the vacancies, selection process, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, salary, and key dates. Candidates interested in the head teacher positions are advised to thoroughly review the notification PDF to understand all necessary qualifications and requirements.

BPSC Head Master Vacancy 2024

The BPSC has opened recruitment for a total of 6,061 head teacher roles within higher secondary schools, under the jurisdiction of the Educational Department and the Scheduled Caste and Tribe Welfare Department. Notably, 2,014 of these vacancies are specifically reserved for female candidates. The distribution of vacancies by category is systematically outlined in the table below.

Category Vacancy Reserved for Women
General (UR) 1340 470
Economically Weaker Section (EWS) 576 201
Scheduled Caste (SC) 1283 413
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 128 41
Extremely Backward Class (EBC) 1595 518
Backward Class (BC) 1139 371
Total Vacancies 6061 2014

Bihar Head Master Notification 2024 – Apply Online

The online application portal for the Bihar Head Master Vacancy 2024 is now open as of March 11, 2024. Eligible candidates who wish to apply for the positions can do so exclusively through the official BPSC website. It is important to note that no other forms of application will be accepted. Applicants are encouraged to complete their applications promptly and not to wait until the final submission deadline on April 2, 2024. A direct link to the online application form for the BPSC Head Master exam 2024 is provided for convenience.

How to Apply for the Bihar Head Master Vacancy 2024

Follow these detailed steps to submit your application for the Bihar Head Master position:

  1. Navigate to the official Bihar Public Service Commission (BPSC) website at www.bpsc.bih.nic.in.
  2. On the homepage, locate the ‘Apply Online’ section on the left corner and click on it.
  3. Select the option for new registration and enter required details such as name and contact information (ensure you provide a valid mobile number and email address).
  4. You will receive a registration number and password via email.
  5. Use these credentials to log in to the Dashboard, then click on “Head Teacher in Primary School under Educational Department”.
  6. Complete the application form, attach necessary documents, and provide additional required information.
  7. Proceed to the payment section to pay the application fee via available online payment methods.
  8. After payment, confirm the submission by clicking the ‘Submit’ button, finalizing your registration.
  9. Download and print a copy of the application form for your records.

BPSC Head Master Vacancy 2024 Application Fee

Candidates must pay the application fee as specified in the notification PDF to complete the application process. The fee for general category candidates is Rs. 700, while SC/ST, women, and PH candidates are required to pay Rs. 200. Payment must be made online, and applications without the fee payment will not be accepted.

Category Application Fee
General Rs. 700/-
Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe Rs. 200/-
Women Rs. 200/-
Person with Disability Rs. 200/-
Others Rs. 700/-

BPSC Head Master Notification 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates wishing to apply for the BPSC Head Master Vacancy 2024 must meet the eligibility criteria outlined in the notification PDF. Applications from candidates who do not fulfill these criteria will be deemed ineligible and rejected. The specific eligibility requirements for the headmaster positions are detailed below:

Educational Qualifications for Bihar Head Master

  • Candidates must have completed their graduation with a minimum of 50% marks from a recognized university. There is a 5% mark relaxation for candidates from SC/ST/EBC/BC/Differently-abled/female and EWS categories.
  • Degrees such as ‘Aalim’ from Maulana Mazharul Haque Arbi & Persian University, Patna or Bihar State Madarsa Education Board, and ‘Shastri’ from Kameshwar Singh Darbhanga Sanskrit University are considered equivalent to graduation.
  • Candidates must have completed educational qualifications like D.El.Ed, B.T, B.Ed., B.A.Ed, B.Sc.Ed, or B.L.Ed.
  • Candidates must have passed the Teacher Eligibility Test if appointed in 2012 or later. Those appointed before 2012 must have passed the Efficiency Examination.

Age Limit for Bihar Head Master (as of 01/08/2023)

  • The age limit for candidates applying for the Bihar Head Master vacancy in 2024 is set between 31 to 47 years as of August 1, 2023. Age relaxations are applicable as per government rules for reserved categories.
Category Age Relaxation
Women (General) 50 years
Scheduled Caste (SC) 52 years
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 52 years
Extremely Backward Class (EBC) 50 years
Backward Class (BC) 50 years

Bihar Head Master Experience Requirements

Candidates interested in the BPSC Head Master positions must meet the following experience requirements:

  • A minimum of 8 years of continuous service as a Secondary Teacher in a State government school affiliated with Panchayati Raj Institutions or Municipal Body Institutions.
  • At least 12 years of continuous service as a Secondary Teacher in schools permanently affiliated with CBSE, ACSE, or BSEB.
  • A minimum of 4 years of continuous service as a Senior Secondary Teacher in a State Government School under Panchayati Raj Institutions or Municipal Body Institutions.
  • At least 10 years of continuous service as a Senior Secondary Teacher in schools with permanent affiliation from CBSMCS.E or BSEB.

BPSC Head Master Notification 2024 Selection Process

The selection process for the BPSC Head Master posts will consist of a recruitment test, specifically a written examination. The performance of the candidates in this written exam will determine the final merit list. Candidates who rank sufficiently high on this list will be eligible for appointment as headmasters in higher secondary schools across Bihar.

BPSC Head Master Exam Pattern 2024

The BPSC Head Master written examination will feature objective type multiple-choice questions, divided into two parts:

  • Part 1: General Knowledge
  • Part 2: Questions related to B.Ed Subjects

The exam will consist of a total of 150 questions, with each question carrying one mark, summing up to 150 marks. There will be no penalty for wrong answers in this examination.

Part Subjects Total Question Total Marks Time Duration 
Part 1 General Knowledge 100 100 02: 30 hours
Part 2 B.Ed Subjects 50 50

Bihar Head Master Minimum Qualifying Marks

The minimum percentage of marks for qualifying for the next stage will be as under.

  • General category – 40%
  • Other Backward Class- 36.5%
  • Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe/Handicapped/ Women – 34%
  • Extremely Backward Class (EBC) – 32%

Bihar Head Master Salary 2024

The candidates who are going to qualify in the Bihar Head Master exam 2024 will get a good amount of salary upon successful selection for the post of Head Master. Candidates will be paid a monthly salary of Rs. 35,000/-. Check the salary details in the below table.

Post Salary
Head Master Rs. 35,000/-

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