New date for BCS exam to be announced: Dipu Moni...

Dhaka, Friday   26 February 2021

New date for BCS exam to be announced: Dipu Moni

 Education Desk daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:59 PM, 22 February 2021  

Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni; Photo: Collected

Education Minister Dr Dipu Moni; Photo: Collected

Education Minister Dipu Moni said a new date for BCS examination and application would be announced. This date will be announced in line with the opening date of universities.

She said this while briefing reporters at a virtual press conference on Monday afternoon.

Dipu Moni said many have applied for the BCS exam or are waiting for the BCS exam. For this, the application and examination time for BCS may be extended in consultation with the Bangladesh Public Service Commission (BPSC).

The date of the 41st BCS preliminary examination has been fixed for March 19. The 42nd special BCS MCQ examination is set to be held this month.

BPSC has fixed the date of the 43rd BCS preliminary examination on August 6. The online application can be done by March 31.

A total of 1,814 cadres will be appointed through the 43rd BCS while 2,166 cadres will be appointed through the 41st BCS.

All universities will reopen on May 24, after Eid-ul-Fitr while the hall will reopen on May 17, Education Minister Dipu Moni said.

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