40th BCS Circular, Exam Result (৪০তম বিসিএস)

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BCS (Bangladesh Civil Service) is the largest and highest competitive exam in Bangladesh which controls BPSC. 40th BCS circular has been published. After a long time, PSC has published the advertisement. Everyone was eagerly waiting for this circular. There is all information in this circular about the 40th BCS. The vacant posts of the following cadre of the Bangladesh Civil Service are invited to apply online through the Competitive BCS Examination to the eligible students to be filled. We shared the notice for your convenience and made some important points about the 40th BCS like circular, syllabus, exam topic, application qualification, viva, admit card, preparation and more. Bangladesh Public Service Commission (BPSC) , You can also know information about 41th BCS. Let’s begun.

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Some Important Point About 40th BCS Application

  • Application Starting Date: 30-09-2018
  • Application Deadline: 15-11-2018 till 6 pm.
  • Payment must be completed within 72 hours of application, but on 18-11-2019 at 6 pm.
  • Application fee of 700 taka, but minor ethnic candidates, disabled and third-sex candidates will deposit 100 / – (one hundred taka) for the examination fee.

40th BCS Cadres And Vacant Posts

The cadre of 40th BCS and vacant posts were given. However, see the qualification required for different cadres and the subject codes to the 40th BCS Circular.

General Cadre / Cadre Positions

Cadre Post Name Vacant Post
BCS (Administration) Assistant Commissioner
BCS (Ansar)
Assistant Director / Assistant District Commandant / Battalion Deputy Commander 12
BCS (Audit and Accounts)
Assistant General Auditor 22
BCS (Cooperative)
Assistant Registrar 17
BCS (Customs and Excise)
Assistant Commissioner 32
BCS (Economic)
Assistant Head 45
BCS (Food)
Assistant Food Controller / Equal Terms 03
BCS (Foreign Affairs)
Assistant Secretary 25
BCS (Information) A. Assistant Director / Information Officer / Research Officer / equivalent position

B. Assistant Director (Program) 04



BCS (Police)
Assistant Police Superintendent 72
BCS (Postal)
Assistant Postmaster General / Simplified Post 06
BCS (Railway Transport and Commercial)
Assistant Traffic Superintendent 01
BCS (Tax)
Assistant Tax Commissioner 24
Total number of general cadres = 465

Professional / Technical Cadre / Cadre Professional / Technical Positions

Cadre Post Name Vacant Post
BCS (Agriculture) A. Agricultural Extension Officer (Department of Agriculture)

B. Scientific Officer (Soil Property Development Institute)



BCS (Cooperative) Research Officer 01
BCS (Fisheries) Upazila Fisheries Officer 240
BCS (Food) Assistant Maintenance Engineer / Equivalent Term 05
BCS (Health) Assistant Surgeon 260
BCS (Information) Assistant Wireless Engineer 12
BCS (Animal Resources) A. Veterinary Surgeon / Cognitive Officer / Police Station Officer (Metro) / Lecturer

B. Poultry Development Officer / Animal Production Officer / Assistant Poultry Extension Officer / Zoo Officer



BCS (Public) A. Assistant Engineer (Civil)

B. Assistant Engineer (E / M)



BCS (Railway Engineering) A. Assistant Executive Engineer

B. Assistant Machine Engineer



BCS (Roads and Highways) A. Assistant Engineer (Civil)

B. Assistant Engineer (Mechanical)



BCS (statistics) Statistics Officer 12
Total number of Professional / Technical Cadres = 568

BCS (General Education): For Government General Colleges

Post Name : Lecturer
Vacant Post
Bangla 67
English 30
Political Science 42
Philosophy 78
Economics 42
Zoology 42
History 18
Social Welfare 21
Chemistry 44
Islamic Education 10
History and Culture of Islam 92
Physics 24
Botany 42
Sociology 13
Mathematics 96
Geography 16
Hadith 01
Soil Science 02
Accounting 58
Marketing 10
Management 43
Finance & Banking 07
Psychology 06
Agricultural Science 12
Statistics 07
Sanskrit 01
Domestic Economy 04
Arabic 02
Arabic and Islamic Education 10
Nursery School and Social Relationship 01
Total = 837

BCS (General Education): For Government Teacher Training Colleges

Post Name : Lecturer Vacant Post
Bangla 02
English 04
Mathematics 02
History 03
Geography 03
Library Science 02
Education 01
Science 05
Islamic Ideals 05
Arts and Crafts 01
Guidance and Counseling 02
Professional Ethics 03
Total = 33

Total = 465 + 568 + 837 + 33 = 1903

The Minimum Qualification For Application In 40th BCS

Only graduate or equivalent candidates can apply. If there is more than one-third division/class or equivalent GPA in a candidate’s education life, he will not be considered eligible. However, those can also apply whose graduation or equivalent written examination have been completely completed by the end of the 40th BCS examination application date. However, they will have to take certificate (প্রত্যয়ন পত্র) with the date of the start and end of the examination given by the head of the departmental chairman or educational institution and candidates must have to submit the certificate attached with BPSC Form-1 (applicant’s copy) after publishing written exam result to the commission.

At the time of the oral examination of the BCS, the original copy of the University / Proof of certification and the original copy of the certificates for the submission of the proof must be submitted in the Commission as per the examination pass. Otherwise, oral exams will not be accepted and the candidacy will also be rejected.

Age And Quota Information For 40th BCS

There will be quota-based seat numbers as before.

Age must be 21 to 30 years for candidates except the freedom fighters / martyred freedom fighters, the disabled students and the BCS (health) cadre.

Age must be 21 to 32 for the freedom fighters / martyred freedom fighters, the disabled students and the BCS (health) cadre.

21 to 32 years for only the small ethnic group candidates in the BCS (general education) cadre.

40th BCS Syllabus And Mark Distribution

The test will be done in 3 steps. Preliminary MCQ test, written test and viva exams. There are different distributed syllabus and mark distribution for each step. Shown 40th BCS Syllabus & 40th BCS Mark Distribution down.

Syllabus And Mark Distribution Of Preliminary Test

Subject-based syllabus of the preliminary test is available on the commission website.

Subject / Topic Marks / Numbers
Bengali Language and Literature 35
English Language and Literature 35
Bangladesh Affairs 30
International Affairs 20
Geography (Bangladesh and World), Environment and Disaster Management 10
General science 15
Computer and Information Technology 15
Mathematical Reasoning 15
Mental Skills 15
Morality, Values and Good Governance 10
Total = 200

Syllabus And Mark Distribution Of Written Test & Viva

Subjects based on written examination and oral examination number: Total number 1100 (including oral examination)

For General Cadres

Subject or Topic Number Distribution
Bangla 200
English 200
Bangladesh Affairs 200
International Affairs 100
Mathematical Reasoning and Mental Skills

(Mental skills test will have MCQ type 50 questions) Candidates will get 1 (one) number for each correct answer, but each wrong answer can be cut from the total number received from 0.50.

General Science and Technology 100
Viva 200
Total = 1100

For Professional / Technical Cadres

Subject or Topic Number Distribution
Bangla 100
English 200
Bangladesh Affairs 200
International Affairs 100
Mathematical Reasoning and Mental Skills

(Mental skills test will have MCQ type 50 questions) Candidates will get 1 (one) number for each correct answer, but each wrong answer can be cut from the total number received from 0.50.

Relevant Topics for related terms or services 200
Viva 200
Total = 1100

Some Condition About 40th BCS Application

Read full circular to know all details about 40th BCS Application.

  • Candidate must be a citizen of Bangladesh.

Health check:

Minimum Height Minimum Weight
BCS (Police) and BCS (Ansar) Cadre Male


5′ 4″


54.54 KG

45.45 KG

Other Cadre Male



4′ 10″

45 KG

40 KG

40th BCS Circular Download And Preview

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40th BCS Application Method

40th BCS application will be made online. Application form on BPSC official website must be filled.

Online Application Method

  • First, entering the application link will select your preferred cadre post and complete the form.
  • Then the cadre list needs to be choice accordingly.
  • Then upload the photographs (300×300 Pixel) and signatures (300 x 80 Pixel) of the specified size and complete the application.

Payment Method

  • Then make payment via Teletalk SIM using the User ID.

Example: BCS <space>User ID send 16222


Reply SMS: Applicant’s Name, Tk-700(100 Tk. for Physically Handicapped, Ethnic Minority Group and Third Gender Group Candidates) will be Charged as Application Fee. Your PIN is (8 digit number) 12345678. To Pay Fee, type BCS < Space>Yes<Space>PIN and send to 16222.

Second Example: BCS <space>Yes<Space>PIN send 16222

SMS Example : BCS YES 12345678

Reply: Congratulations! Applicant’s Name, payment completed successfully for 40th BCS Examination. User ID is (xxxxxxxx) and Password (xxxxxxxx).

40th BCS Admit Card

After completing the application, you can download the admit card by using User ID and Password.

Admit Card Download

40th BCS Exam Date

40th BCS exam will be held on 3 May 2019.



40th BCS Seat Plan

40th BCS Preliminary MCQ exam seat plan published.

File Size: 12 MB


Download 40th BCS Sear Plan PDF

40th BCS Exam Result

If we find out (Preliminary MCQ test, written test, and viva exams) any one of the 40th BCS examinations, then we will update all results here.

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