West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Exam

What is WBJEE Exam?

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). 

WBJEE 2023 Notification

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board will conduct the WBJEE for entrance to the undergraduate courses in the field like engineering and pharmacy on 30 April, 2023 (Sunday). WBJEEB has announced the WBJEE Exam date on the official website - wbjeeb.in.

WBJEEB will release the WBJEE 2023 Application form in the month of December, 2022 (Tentatively).

WBJEE 2023 Exam Schedule 

WBJEE notification 2023 19 November, 2022
Starting date to apply online  December, 2022
Last date to fill WBJEE applications January, 2023
Starting date of online correction and downloading of revised confirmation page January, 2023
WBJEE admit card 2023 April, 2023
WBJEE exam date – Paper-I (Mathematics) April 30, 2023 (11 am to 1 pm)
WBJEE exam date – Paper-II (Physics & Chemistry) April 30, 2023 (2 pm to 4 pm)
WBJEE result 2023 May 2023

WBJEE Eligibility

Candidates have to meet all the eligibility requirements set by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board in order to apply for the WBJEE 2022. A candidate must be a citizen of India and should not be less than 17 years of age. There is no upper age limit for WBJEE. However, the upper age limit is 25 years for Marine Engineering course. 

  • For Engineering: Aspirants must have passed the 10+2 examination with Physics and Mathematics along with any one of chemistry/biotechnology/biology/computer science/computer application/technical vocational subject as a compulsory subject. 
  • For Pharmacy: Candidates must have passed 10+2 examination with physics, chemistry, mathematics/biology as compulsory subjects. Explore WBJEE eligibility here. 

WBJEE Registration

Application for WBJEE 2023 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, 2023 (Tentative). Candidates need to have a working contact number and a valid email Id to register. 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 2023 page to know more details. 

WBJEE Application Fee

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. The 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).

  • Application Fee - INR 500 + GST for General Candidates
  • Application Fee - INR 400 + GST for SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B

Allocation of the examination centre will be based on the choices given by the candidate during the online form fill-up. However, the discretion of the Board in the allocation of the examination centre shall be final. No request for change of allocated centre will be entertained under any circumstances.

WBJEE Admission Through JEE Main 

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 the merit and preference of students through counselling conducted by WBJEEB. 

WBJEE Exam Pattern 

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    
Mathematics 50 15 10 75 100
Physics 30 5 5 40 50
Chemistry 30 5 5 40 50
Total 110 25 20 155 200

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. 

WBJEE Admit Card 2023

The WBJEEB will release the WBJEE admit card on April 25  to 30, 2023 (Tentively). 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. 

WBJEE District-wise List of Examination Zone - 2023

District of W.B ZONE ZONE CODE
Alipurduar Alipurduar 10
Bankura Bankura 11
Bankura Bishnupur 12
Birbhum Bolpur 13
Birbhum Suri 14
Cooch Behar Cooch Behar 15
Dakshin Dinajpur Balurghat 16
Darjeeling Kurseong 17
Darjeeling Siliguri 18
Hooghly Arambagh 19
Hooghly Bandel/Chinsurah 20
Hooghly Serampore 21
Howrah Howrah Maidan/Shibpur 22
Howrah Salkia/Bally/Uttarpara 23
Howrah Santragachi/Domjur 24
Howrah Uluberia 25
Jalpaiguri Jalpaiguri 26
Jalpaiguri Jhargram 27
Kalimpong Kalimpong 28
Kolkata Central Kolkata (Moulali/Beliaghata/Narket Danga/Phool Bagan/Kakurgachi/Park Circus) 29
Kolkata North Kolkata (Shyam Bazar/Bagh Bazar/Girish Park/Burra Bazar/College Street/Sealdah) 30
Kolkata Salt Lake/New Town (Salt Lake/Lake Town/New Town/Rajar Hat) 31
Kolkata South Kolkata (Ballygaunge/Minto Park/Bhowanipore/Tollygaunge/Jadavpur) 32
Kolkata West Kolkata (Joka/Behala/Alipore/Chetla/Khidirpore/Budge Budge) 33
Malda Malda 34
Murshidabad Berhampur 35
Murshidabad Jiaganj 36
Murshidabad Raghunathganj 37
Nadia Kalyani 38
Nadia Krishnanagar 39
Nadia Nabadwip 40
North 24 Paraganas Ashoknagar 41
North 24 Paraganas Barasat (Airport/Madhyamgram/Barasat) 42
North 24 Paraganas Barrackpur (Dum Dum Jn. To Barrackpur) 43
North 24 Paraganas Basirhat 44
Paschim Burdwan Asansol 45
Paschim Burdwan Durgapur 46
Paschim Burdwan Garbeta 47
Paschim Burdwan Kharagpur 48
Paschim Burdwan Medinipur 49
Paschim Burdwan Burdwan 50
Paschim Burdwan Contai 51
Paschim Burdwan Haldia 52
Paschim Burdwan Tamluk 53
Purulia Purulia 54
South 24 Parganas Garia/Sonarpur/Baruipur 55
South 24 Parganas Jainagar 56
Uttar Dinajpur Raiganj 57
Other States    
Asam Silchar 58
Tripura Agartala 59

Note: Any examination zone may be dropped in unavoidable circumstances. Discretion of the board shall be final in this regard.

WBJEE Answer Key 2022

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.   

WBJEE Result 2022

The WBJEEB will announced the WBJEE result in May 2022 (Tentative). The results will be available in the form of a rank card. One should enter their login ID and password to check the WBJEE 2022 result. Candidates will find all the details about the score and paper in their rank card. 

Steps To Check WBJEE Result 2022

  • Visit the official website of WBJEE
  • Find the WBJEE result link on the homepage 
  • Enter the application number and password 
  • Submit the details to access WBJEE result 2022
  • Download the WBJEE result 2022 and take a printout of the same for future reference. 

WBJEE Cut-off 2022

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. 

WBJEE Counselling 2022

In order to take admission in an institute and course of their choice, candidates need to attend the WBJEE 2022 counselling process. The verification of the documents and other procedures will be done during the WBJEE counselling 2022. 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.


WBJEE 2023 : Notification & Exam will be released soon

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board will release the WBJEE 2023 notification and exam date for admission to Technology, Engineering, Pharmacy and Architecture Courses.

The WBJEE 2023 Exam will be doncuted on 20 April, 2023.

Candidates who are interested can register for WBJEE 2023 on the official website - wbjee.nic.in, once it is released.

18 November 2022
WBJEE 2022 Seat Allotment Result for Round 2 Releasing today

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board will release WBJEE 2022 Seat Allotment Result for Round 2 on 15 September, 2022. C

Candidates who have applied for the counselling round for West Bengal Common Entrance Examination can check the seat allotment result through the official website of WBJEE - wbjeeb.nic.in.

15 September 2022
WBJEE 2022 Round 2 Seat Allotment tomorrow

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) Board is going to announce the WBJEE 2022 Round 2 Seat Allotment result tomorrow - 15 September, 2022.

The WBJEE Seat allotment result 2022 round 2 will be declared at wbjeeb.nic.in. Candidates can check their WBJEE 2022 Round 2 seat allotment result with their login credentials.

14 September 2022
WBJEE 2022 Seat Allotment for round 1 will be on 07 September, 2022.

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEE) will announce the WBJEE 2022 seat allotment result tomorrow - 07 September, 2022 at wbjeeb.nic.in.

The candidates who had completed the WBJEE Counselling registration can check the result of WBJEE Seat allotment for round 1 online. Candidates need to login to the website using the application number and password.

6 September 2022
WBJEE 2022 Counselling Registration ends today

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) will conclude the WBJEE Counselling Registration 2022 Today - 01 September, 2022.

Candidates who wish to appear for the WBJEE 2022 Counselling should complete the registration in online mode. In Order to be eligible for WBJEE Counselling, Candidates have to be declared qualified under WBJEE Result 2022.

1 September 2022
WBJEE 2022 Responses Sheet out at Official Website
WBJEE 2022 Result date will be expected soon
WBJEE 2022 will release the result soon at wbjeeb.in
WBJEE Admit Card 2022 Released on April 30 at wbjeeb.nic.in
WBJEE 2021 Counselling Process Begins
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