West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) was established in 1962 by the Government of West Bengal to conduct various Joint Entrance Examinations (JEE) for admission to institutions spread across the state.
Every year, WBJEEB conducts the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) for admission to many private and government undergraduate engineering and pharmacy institutions in West Bengal. Candidates who come out with the qualifying marks in the exam can seek admission in universities, government colleges and self-financed institutes of West Bengal.
Candidates have to appear for both papers – Paper-I (Mathematics) and Paper-II (Physics & Chemistry-combined) for engineering and technology. One who appears only for Paper-II will get admission only in the pharmacy courses. Aspirants have to note that the architecture admissions will be provided through NATA and medical admissions will be made through NEET UG, which is conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA).
The WBJEEB will conduct the WBJEE for entrance to the undergraduate courses in the fields like engineering and pharmacy on May 26, 2019. The online applications will be accepted till January 22, 2019. The registered candidates can download their WBJEE admit card from May 14, 2019.
|Last date to fill WBJEE applications||January 22, 2019|
|Starting date of online correction and downloading of revised confirmation page||January 23, 2019|
|WBJEE admit card 2019||May 14, 2019|
|WBJEE exam date – Paper-I (Mathematics)||May 26, 2019 (11 am to 1 pm)|
|WBJEE exam date – Paper-II (Physics & Chemistry)||May 26, 2019 (2 pm to 4 pm)|
|WBJEE result 2019||July 2, 2019|
Candidates have to meet all the eligibility requirements set by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board in order to apply for the WBJEE 2019. A candidate must be a citizen of India and should not be less than 17 years of age as on December 31, 2019. There is no upper age limit for WBJEE. However, the upper age limit is 25 years for Marine Engineering course.
Application for WBJEE 2019 has to be done through online mode and there is no offline mode to register. The online registration for the WBJEE will be held till January 22, 2019. Candidates need to have a working contact number and a valid email Id. All the future communications by the board will be sent to the respective contact number and email Id. Aspirants are advised to visit the WBJEE Registration 2019 page to know more details.
The WBJEE application fee can be paid either in cashless mode by Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card or in cash using Allahabad Bank e-challan, which will be automatically generated for downloading once the same option is selected. Applicant has to take a print of the e-challan and deposit the fees in cash in any branch of Allahabad Bank with Core Banking Services (CBS).
Allocation of examination centre will be based on the choices given by the candidate during online form fill-up. However, the discretion of the Board in the allocation of examination centre shall be final. No request for change of allocated centre will be entertained under any circumstances.
A total of 10% of seats are reserved for students' merit list in JEE Main in all the Self-Financed Engineering & Technology Colleges of West Bengal. Candidates should note that the allotment will be purely based on merit and preference of students through counselling conducted by WBJEEB.
Aspirants should know the paper pattern of the exam to crack. The exam pattern will provide all the key details, such as duration, number of questions, sections, etc. WBJEE is an offline exam that comprises multiple choice questions. There will be two papers in WBJEE - Paper 1 (Mathematics) and Paper 2 (Physics and Chemistry combine). Candidates who appear only for Paper I will not get any rank.
|Subject||Category I (1 mark)||Category II (2 marks)||Category III (2 marks)||Total Questions||Total Marks|
|No of Questions||No of Questions||No of Questions|
The Board will provide 120 minutes for each paper. The marks for the incorrect answers will be deducted based on the category. Read more about the WBJEE exam pattern here.
The WBJEEB will release the WBJEE admit card on May 19, 2019. The registered candidates can visit the official website of WBJEE to download the admit card, which is a necessary document to take the examination. Candidates are advised to check all the details of the WBJEE admit card after downloading. Find more details about the WBJEE admit card here.
|Districts of West Bengal||Zones|
|Howrah||Bally, Uttarpara||Central Howrah, Shibpur||Domjur||Uluberia|
|Kolkata||Central Kolkata||North Kolkata||South Kolkata|
|North 24 Parganas||Barrackpur, Barasat||Basirhat||Bongaon|
|South 24 Parganas||Diamond Harbour||Jainagar||Sonarpur, Baruipur|
Note: Any examination zone may be dropped in unavoidable circumstances. Discretion of the board shall be final in this regard.
The organising board, WBJEEB, will release the WBJEE answer key within a month after conducting the exam. The WBJEE answer key will be available only on the official website. The board will also accept the challenges against the final answer key. Candidates need to pay INR 500 per question plus the bank's service charges.
The board will release the WBJEE result on July 2, 2019. The results will be available in the form of a rank card. One should enter their login ID and password to check the WBJEE 2019 result. Candidates will find all the details about the score and paper in their rank card.
Candidates have to secure minimum marks to become eligible for taking part in the WBJEE counselling and seat allocation process. The organising body will release the cut-off score for both the papers. The cut-off score will differ from each field such as engineering and pharmacy. Candidates who have appeared only for Paper-II and scored above cut-off score will get Pharmacy Merit Rank (PMR). One who appeared for both the papers and scored above cut-off score will get General Merit Rank (GMR) and PMR. However, the institute cut-off score will be different based on the category and course.
In order to take admission in an institute and course of their choice, candidates need to attend the WBJEE 2019 counselling process. The verification of the documents and other procedures will be done during the WBJEE counselling 2019. No admission will be provided without undergoing the WBJEE counselling.
A separate notification will be released soon with details of counselling/seat allotment and admission in the official website after the announcement of results. Candidates are advised to visit the official website ( www.wbjeeb.in) regularly to track the latest updates. The course-wise and institute-wise availability of seats to be provided by the Competent Authorities will also be published before counselling and allotment.
The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) has started accepting the online application forms for WBJEE 2019. Interested candidates who are aiming for admission to undergraduate courses in engineering & technology, pharmacy and architecture in universities, government colleges and self-financed institutes in the West Bengal state can apply between December 28, 2018, and January 22, 2019.
Candidates are advised to check the WBJEE eligibility criteria before filling the application form. At the WBJEE application, a candidate needs to fill up personal information such as domicile, category, PwD status, home district, family income status, religion nationality, etc. Read more about how to apply WBJEE 2019 here.
The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) 2019 will be held on May 19. The written examination consists of subjects such as mathematics, physics and chemistry. The correction facility for registered candidates will be between January 23 and 25, 2019.26 December 2018
The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board has released the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) 2019 notification. According to the official notification, the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) 2019 will be held on May 19. The organising body is all set to start the online application process from December 26, 2018. Interested candidates can apply for WBJEE till January 22, 2019.
The online correction and downloading the revised confirmation page will be from January 23, 2019. The WBJEE admit card will be available for download from May 7, 2019. However, the results for WBJEE 2019 will be released on June 25.
WBJEE is conducted for admission to engineering and pharmacy courses. The duration of the exam is four hours which will be held in two parts in three categories – Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. To know more about the WBJEE exam pattern, click here.14 December 2018