Bihar PGMAT (Bihar Post Graduate Medical Admission test) 2018 is the PG level entrance exam of Bihar state. It is a state level entrance exam monitored by the BCECEB (Bihar Combined Entrance Competitive Examination Board) for giving admission to the medical courses like MS/ MD/PGD, MDS & MD (Ayurveda). Candidates can get admission to the dental & medical colleges of Bihar on the basis of the rank/marks obtained in the Bihar PGMAT. In this article all candidates can check a complete details about Bihar PGMAT 2018 including application form, exam dates, eligibility, exam pattern, etc.

Bihar PGMAT 2018 Exam Dates

Official dates are not been announced by BCECEB yet. Here, we provide tentative exam dates for the reference only:

Application Form start fromLast week of March, 2018
Last date for submission of Application Form1st week of April 2018
Last date of payment through challan1st week of April 2018
Last date of payment through debit card/ credit card/Net banking1st week of April 2018
Application Form Online Editing1st week of April 2018
Counselling starts2nd week of April 2018

Bihar PGMAT 2018 Application Form

Bihar PGMAT 2018 online registration start from the Last week of March 2018 (tentatively). Candidates can download the prospectus for the same from the official website of the authority. Prospectus holds the overall description about the entrance exam and assist the candidates in filling the application form. After registration, the login IDs will be provided to the candidates through SMS/Email by which candidates can access his/her account and continue towards the further application procedure. All the candidates are guided to preserve their application/registration number safely for future reference. Candidates need to submit their application fee of Rs 1300/-.

Mode of Payment

There are 2 modes of payment:

  • Online Payment– The online payment can be done through Debit Card / Credit Card /Net Banking. Service tax and Transaction processing fee will charged extra from the candidates along with the application fee.
  • Through Bank Challan– The candidates choosing this option are required to visit the canara bank along with bank challan and deposit the required fee in any branch of canara bank. Bank charge of Rs. 50 will be charged from the candidates.

After filling the application form successfully, candidates need to take the printout of the filled-in application form in the format of Part-A and Part-B and enfolded it with the prescribed documents. The printout of the filled-in application form along with attachments and bank challan should be reached by registered/speed post to the below given address:

Controller of the examination,
BCECE Board,
I.A.S. Bhawan,
Near Patna Airport,
P.O.-B.V.College Campus,
Patna- 800014

Bihar PGMAT Eligibility Criteria

Here we provide eligibility criteria for Bihar PGMAT 2018 is declared course-wise. Candidates can check their eligibility for the chosen courses from here:

Eligibility for MDS Course Group:

  • Candidates must complete BDS examination from DCI dental college of Bihar.
  • If any candidate is not a resident of Bihar but have completed his/her BDS examination from the recognized dental college of Bihar then he/she is eligible to apply for this exam.
  • Candidate must an Indian citizen and the permanent resident of Bihar.
  • No upper age limitation for the candidates for PGMAT exam.
  • The candidate want to apply for MDS programme through PGMAT should have completed the rotating internship from DCI approved institution.

Eligibility for MS/ MD/PG Diploma Courses Group:

  • Candidates must completed MBBS examination from MCI recognized medical college of Bihar.
  • Candidates must be the permanent resident of India and must be Bihar domiciled.
  • Candidates those who are not a domiciled of Bihar but have completed the MBBS examination from the well-known medical college of Bihar then he/she is eligible to apply.
  • It is essential for the candidates to complete the rotating internship before interview/ counseling then only he/she can apply for Bihar PGMAT 2018.
  • There is no maximum age limit for appearing in PGMAT.

Eligibility for MD (Ayurveda) Course Group:

  • Minimum educational qualification of BAMS from the CCIM (Central Council of Indian Medicine) well-known institute is required to be eligible for applying.
  • The candidate must completed his/her rotating internship of minimum 1 year from the CCIM (Central Council of Indian Medicine) registered teaching hospital.
  • There is no maximum age limit for appearing in the exam.
  • Candidate must have a domicile certificate of Bihar.
  • Candidates those who have completed his/her bachelor’s degree in BAMS from the well-known ayurvedic college of Bihar but he/she is not the Bihar domiciled then he/she is also eligible to appear the entrance test.

Bihar PGMAT 2018 Exam Pattern

Entrance exam is conducted through offline mode (i.e. using pen and paper). It is the single paper comprising questions in 2 portions, i.e. Portion – I and Portion – II. The examination pattern for every course group is given below:

For MD/MS/PG Diploma Courses Group:

Exam duration will be 3 hours 15 minutes. Portion – I cover/contain the questions from Pre/Para-clinical subjects whereas Portion – II containing the questions from clinical subjects. There is a set of total 100 questions in Portion – I and whereas Portion – II contain total 150 questions. The question paper will be organized from the MBBS syllabus and covers all subjects of MBBS course. The question paper will be printed in English only.

Portion – I

SubjectsNo. of Questions
Forensic Medicine and Toxicology10
Preventive & Social medicine20

Portion – II

SubjectsNo. of Questions
Obstetrics & Gynaecology25
Medicine including Paediatrics/

Dermatology,STD & leprosy and Psychiatry

Surgery including orthopaedics, PMR & other sub-specialities e.g. Anaesthesia, Radio Diagnosis and Radiotherapy50

For MDS Course Group:

Exam duration for this exam will be 3 hours 15 minutes. Syllabus will comprise of the subjects of BDS course. The question paper will be printed in English only.

Portion – I:-

SubjectsNo. of Questions
Dental Materials10
Physiology & Biochemistry10
General & Oral Anatomy20
General & Oral Pathology & Microbiology20
General Medicine10
General Surgery10
General & Dental Pharmacology & Therapeutics20

Portion – II:-

SubjectsNo. of Questions
Oral Medicine & Radiology15
Community & Preventive Dentistry15
Oral Surgery15
Conservative Dentistry20

For MD (Ayurveda) Course Group:

Exam paper will be printed in English as well as Hindi. Syllabus covering the subjects of BAMS or its alike course. Exam time duration will be 3 hours 15 minutes.

Portion – I:-

SubjectsNo. of Questions
Kriya Sharir10
Swasthya Vritta10
Agad Tantra Vyavahar Ayurveda Avam

Vidhi Vaidyak

Dravyagun Vigyan10
Rachna Sharir10
Ras Shastra Bhaishaya Kalpana10
Ayurveda Ka Itihas10
Astang Sangrah10
Oral Surgery10

Portion – II:-

SubjectsNo. of Questions
Rog Vigyan Avam Vikriti Vigyan30
Kaya Chikitsa30
Prasuti Tantra Avam Stri Rog15
Shalya Tantra30
Shalakya Tantra30
Kaumar Bhritya15

Marking Scheme:

For each and every right answer, 4 marks will be rewarded to the candidates whereas for every wrong answer 1 mark will be deducted for the same. If any candidates mark more than 1 answer for the same question then 1 mark will be deducted.


  • Reserved Category girls (RCG) – 03%
  • Scheduled Tribe (ST) – 10%
  • Backward Caste (BC) – 12%
  • Scheduled Caste (SC) – 16%
  • Extremely Backward Caste (EBC) – 18%

Bihar PGMAT Admit Card 2018

Admit card for Bihar PGMAT 2018 will be issued to the candidates through online mode. Candidates are required to visit the official website of authority to download their admit card. Board released the Bihar PGMAT 2018 Admit card in the 3rd week of March, 2018 (tentatively).

Bihar PGMAT 2018 Result & Merit List

Candidates can check their Bihar PGMAT 2018 Result through official website of the authority. After the result get declared, then merit list will be prepared on the basis of candidate’s marks in entrance exam. All shortlisted candidates will be called further for counselling/interview round.

Bihar PGMAT Counselling

Candidates those who scored well in the competitive entrance exam will be invited for counselling procedure. Seat allotment will be done on the basis of candidate merit and the choices filled by them for colleges & branch. Candidates are informed about the counselling schedule through the official website of authority.

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