Accounts Officer - Bihar State Electricity Board, Patna


Bihar State Electricity Board shortly called as BSEB came into existence in the year 1958 on the 25th of March and it was established by the Government of Bihar. The objective behind its establishment is generation, transmission and distribution of electricity in the state of Bihar in a proper and efficient manner. The board has more than 10000 employees and sometimes the board purchases electricity from outside sources for meeting the demands of people.

Recruitment by BSEB:

Bihar State Electricity Board has called for applications from eligible candidates for filling up temporary position in the vacancy of Accounts Officer and some of the details regarding the notification issued by the board in this regard are given below:

Name of the Vacancy: Accounts Officer (Post Code-A)

Number of Vacancies: Total number of vacancies is 18, divided among the different categories as follows:

UR – 09

SC – 03

EBC – 03

BC – 02

BC (female) - 01

Pay Brand: Candidates appointed for the position of Accounts Officer will be coming under the pay brand of Rs. 15600-39100+Grade Pay Rs. 5500.

Eligibility requirements:

Educational qualification:

Candidates must have completed CA or ICWA or MBA with specialization in finance from a government recognized institution of repute or a recognized university.

Age: The age requirement for the position of Accounts Officer is 21 years and this age is applicable to all category of candidates.

Mode of Selection:

Candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in objective-type written test that will be conducted for a duration of three hours. For details regarding the syllabus of written test, candidates can visit the notification page at Candidates obtaining minimum qualifying marks of 40% for UR, 36.5% for BC, 34% for EBC and 32% for SC/ST and female candidates will only be selected in the provisional merit list.

Application fee:

Application fee of Rs.400 (Rs.100 for SC/ST candidates) should be deposited in the Current Account of BSEB to the account number: 31963202219 in any branches of the State Bank of India by filling up the challan in triplicate and the challan can be downloaded from the website of the board.

How to apply:

Candidates meeting the eligibility requirements, will have to submit online application through the following web link or through the website of the board at between 30th September and 25th October. After successful completion of online application, candidates should take print out the application and should send it along with copies of certificates of qualifying examination through speed or registered post to the address given below before the 25th of October 2011:

Joint Secretary (P. K. Govil)

Bihar State Electricity Board, Deptt of General Administration, Vidyut Bhawan,

Bailey Road, Patna: 800 001

Last Date to apply online: 25th of October 2011

Last date to submit the application: 25th of October 2011

For further details, visit



Do you have any question? Please ask:

Questions will be answered on our Forum section

3 Responses to “Accounts Officer - Bihar State Electricity Board, Patna”

  1. 3
    saif akhter:

    i have applied for the post of accounts officer in oct.
    i wanted to know the examination date. can you please suggest the date please approx.???

  2. 2
    asha singh:

    pls tel me the exam data of bihar state electricity board ,patna 2012

  3. 1