|Start Date||End Date||Remark|
|Application Form Date||19-Dec-2018||12-Apr-2019||Application Coming Up|
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|Name of Examination||West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE)|
|Organizing Body||West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB)|
|Date of Examination||April 22, 2018|
|Method and Type of Exam||Offline | State Level Undergraduate Entrance Exam|
|Method of Application||Online|
|Courses Provided||Engineering, Pharmacy, Architecture|
|No. of Seats Available||34125|
WBJEEB has announced the schedule for WBJEE 2018. The other important dates are mentioned below:
|WBJEE 2018 Official Notification||November 20, 2017|
|Availability of WBJEE 2018 Application Form||December 19, 2017|
|Details about WBJEE 2018 Form Correction||January 26 – 28, 2018|
|WBJEE Admit card will be available from||April 10, 2018|
|WBJEE 2018 Exam date||April 22, 2018|
|Declaration of WBJEE 2018 Result||June 5, 2018|
WBJEE is a state level entrance examination but aspirants from any states are applicable to appear for the exam. The domicile certificate will be eligible only for admission in government participating institutes and to claim reservation.
The at least percentage of marks need to appear for the exam is 45% in class 12. Some participating institutes have their specific special eligibility criteria for admission in the courses provided by them.
The lower age limit is 17 years as on December 31, 2018. There is no upper age limit to apply for WBJEE 2018. But for admission in Marine Engineering Course, the upper age limit is 25 years.
Check Here WBJEE Eligibility Criteria
The online application form is now available at www.wbjeeb.nic.in. The steps to apply for WBJEE 2018 are:
WBJEE Application Form can be finished till Janaury 19, 2018 while the last date for downloading the confirmation page is January 24. The application fee is INR 500 which can be paid either by Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card/Paytm or in cash using Allahabad Bank e-challan. WBJEEB also offers WBJEE Form Correction facility to make changes in January. Check Here WBJEE Form Correction
Successfully registered aspirants can reach their hall tickets from wbjeeb.nic.in. after April 10, 2018. Verify the information currently on the hall ticket and report to the related authority in case of any discrepancy. Admit card carries aspirant’s name, the location of exam center, photograph & signature and other information concerned with the exam.
In order to generate a duplicate hall ticket, a procedure fee of INR 500 is charged.
Allotment of WBJEE exam center will be based on the preference offered by the aspirant at the time of registration. The exam will be organized in 23 districts of West Bengal and in Silchar (Assam) and Agartala (Tripura). Once the application form is submitted, no change in exam center is possible.
Following documents have to be carried to the exam center along with WBJEE Hall Ticket:
There will be 2 papers in WBJEE- Paper 1 (Mathematics) and Paper 2 (Physics and Chemistry). The questions will be based on WBJEE Syllabus in Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) format with 4 options against each question. As per WBJEE exam format, there are 3 categories of questions in each subject.
|Subject||Category 1 (1 mark each)||Category 2 (2 marks each)||Category 3 (2 marks each)||Total Questions||Total Marks|
|Physics||30 Questions||5 Questions||5 Questions||40||50|
|Chemistry||30 Questions||5 Questions||5 Questions||40||50|
|Mathematics||50 Questions||15 Questions||10 Questions||75||100|
MCQs in WBJEE will be purely based on WBJEE Syllabus of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics which is similar to class 12 syllabus. The subject wise important topics of WBJEE Syllabus is mentioned below:
|Algebra||Co-ordinate Geometry of Two Dimensions|
|Trigonometry||Co-ordinate Geometry of Three Dimensions and Calculus|
|Physical World, Measurements, Units & Dimensions||Kinematics|
|Atomic Physics||Laws of motion|
|Nuclear Physics||Work, power, energy|
|Solid state Electronics||Kinetic theory of gases|
|Optics (II) Wave Optics||Oscillations & Waves|
|Motion of center of mass, connected systems, Friction||Electrostatics|
|Bulk properties of matter||Magnetic effect of current|
|Heat & Thermal Physics||Electromagnetic induction & alternating current|
|Optics I (Ray optics)||Particle nature of light & wave-particle dualism|
|Atoms, Molecules & Chemical Arithmetic||Coordination Compounds|
|Atomic Structure||Chemistry of Metals|
|Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry||Chemical Energetic and Chemical Dynamics|
|The Periodic Table and Chemical Families||Physical Chemistry of Solutions|
|Environmental Chemistry||Chemistry in Industry|
|Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure||-|
The result will be declared on June 5, 2018 at wbjeeb.nic.in in the form of a rank card. It will hold GMR and PMR ranks, total scores and component scores of both papers. Login with application number and password to check the result.
The model response keys will be published after the exams. Any aspirant can challenge any model response by paying an amount of INR 500 per question. The board will review the challenges, publish the final responses and freeze the response key. The OMR sheet and response key can be preserved as these will not be available online after the publication of result.
A notification on counseling/seat-allocation will be announced after the results. Aspirants with valid ranks can only participate in seat allocation procedure.
Aspirants appearing in both the papers of WBJEE 2018 will secure both GMR and PMR if they obtain marks equal and above the WBJEE cut off, as decided by the board. While aspirants appearing only in Paper 2, will be allotted a PMR rank.
The following table mentions the expected opening and closing ranks of WBJEE admission procedure:
|College Name||Opening rank||Closing rank|
|Bengal Engineering and Technology||832||43037|
|Institute of Engineering and Management||21||3596|
|Kalyani government engineering college||370||2528|
|Heritage Institute of Technology||574||11495|
|Haldia Institute of Technology||481||31721|
|Jalpaiguri Government Engineering college||669||4106|
|RCC Institute of Engineering and Technology||2166||101554|
|Netaji Subhash Engineering college||2082||11987|
|Nature of Institute||Reservation Rules|
Related University Act/ Rules
Reservation Rules of Government of West Bengal
As notified by related Institution Authority
These institutes are divided into :
The seats provided to aspirants applying for different streams under the Engineering program are mentioned below:
|Agriculture Engineering||21||Power Engineering/ Power Plant Engg||104|
|Apparel Production and Management||36||Food Technology||233|
|Applied Electronics and Instrumentation Engineering||1371||Food Engg. & Technology/ Food Technology||36|
|Architecture/ Architectural Engineering||21||Instrumentation and Control Engineering||184|
|Automobile Engineering||11||Polymer Science and Technology||16|
|B. Arch (General)||36||Jute and Fibre Technology||64|
|Biomedical Engineering||92||Leather Technology||33|
|Biotechnology||329||Marine Engineering/ Marine Technology||60|
|Ceramic Technology||42||Mechanical Engineering||5186|
|Chemical Engineering||390||Metallurgical Engineering||36|
|Civil and Environmental Engineering||63||Optics and Optoelectronics||8|
|Civil Engineering||4993||Pharmaceutical Technology/ Pharmacy||1086|
|Construction Engineering||42||Printing Technology/ Printing Engineering||32|
|Dairy Technology||32||Production Engineering||104|
|Electrical and Electronics Engineering||884||Textile Technology||82|
|Electrical Engineering||5414||Information Technology||3164|
|Electronics and Communication Engg./Electronics and Telecommunication Engg.||6254||Instrumentation Engg./ Instrumentation and Electronics Engineering||176|
|Computer Science and Engg./ Computer Science and Technology||6176||--||-|
Ques. What documents are need while filling WBJEE 2018 Application Form? Is it compulsory to upload them?
Ans. Only the scanned images of photograph and signature have to be uploaded. Without them, the application form will not be accepted.
Ques. What is the upper age limit to register for WBJEE 2018?
Ans. There is no upper age limit defined by WBJEEB for appearing in the exam. But, for admission in Marine Engineering course, an aspirant must not be below 25 years of age.
Ques. Can I submit my application form offline?
Ans. No, the procedure of applying for WBJEE 2018 is clearly online. But keep the copy of Acknowledgement Form for the future correspondence.
Ques. I have lost my WBJEE Hall Ticket. How can I participate in online counseling?
Ans. Ans. An aspirant has to produce original hall ticket at the time of counseling. Duplicate hall ticket can be collected by contacting WBJEEB and paying a processing fee of INR 500.
Que. What is the need date of issue of Domicile Certificate?
Ans. A Domicile Certificate certifies that the aspirant resided in West Bengal continuously for last 10 years as on December 31, 2017. Hence the date of the certificate must be later than December 31, 2017.
Que. What is the need date of issue of Income Certificate?
Ans. Hence the date of income certificate must be later than March 31, 2018. The Income Certificate certifies the family income for the financial year 2017-18.
Que. What is the need date of issue of Caste Certificate?
Ans. There is no restriction on the date of issue of caste certificate. But, it should be valid as per the guidelines mentioned under WBJEE Reservation.
Que. What is the percentage of disability for being applicable in PwD category?
Ans. The at least percentage of disability should be 40% and it should not exceed 70%.
Que. What is “Admin approval need” after re-uploading of photograph and signature for WBJEE Application?
Ans. In case it comes to the notice of the WBJEE Board that the uploaded photograph or the signature is not as per the specified requirement, an SMS is sent to aspirant’s registered mobile number. Then they have to re-upload the corrected photo/signature.
This re-uploaded image is then approved by the WBJEE Board, which required about 3 days of time. Therefore, it shows an alert message as “Admin approval needs” during these 3 days.
Que. What happens if I do not re-upload the accurate photograph or signature?
Ans. If an aspirant does not re-upload the photo or signature as per the guidelines, the application form is liable to be rejected and the hall ticket cannot be allowed.
Que. Is there any date limit for taking the photograph?
Ans. No, there is no date limit, but it must be recently taken so that it matches with the aspirant’s physical features.
Que. What do I do if I forget to download or lose the Confirmation Page?
Ans. A duplicate copy of Confirmation Page can be obtained until July 31, 2018. In order to get a duplicate confirmation page, a procedure fee of INR 500 has to be paid via a bank draft in the name of “West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board” payable in Kolkata.
Que. What do I do if the Confirmation Page is not generated even if the fee is deducted from my bank account?
Ans. Confirmation Page is automatically generated when the payment is received at Board’s end. If it is not generated, there can be two reasons:
1. Aspirant initiates EPost Graduate payment but there is a payment failure/break. In such case, the aspirant should try again.
2. In such case, the aspirant should talk to the bank. Aspirant makes a cash payment at the bank, but it is not finished due to link failure.
Que. What should I do if I forget to download the transaction receipt?
Ans. A transaction receipt is generated by the Electronic Payment Gateway (EPG). This receipt is not needed by the WBJEE Board. But if there is a payment failure/break at the end of EPG, the aspirant may be required it to recover their money from the EPG.
Que. How do I accurate the data offered by me during WBJEE application?
Ans. WBJEE Form Correction window will become functional during January 26 – 28, 2018. Amidst the period of form correction, the details except for Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Date of Birth and Gender can be modified.
Que. What is WBJEE Form Correction Window?
Ans. It is a one-time facility offered by WBJEEB to modify or update the details that may have wrongly entered during WBJEE application procedure. Check WBJEE Form Correction for more information.
Que. Where can I get a direction to access the WBJEE exam center?
Ans. Address and landmark of the center will be mentioned in the WBJEE hall ticket.
Que. How many seats are available for JEE Main 2018 aspirants?
Ans. 10% of the approved seats in Private & Self Financing Engineering & Technology Colleges are reserved for aspirants taking admission via JEE Main 2018.
Que. Can I get a duplicate WBJEE Rank Card if the original one is lost?
Ans. Yes, a duplicate rank card can be obtained until July 31, 2018. The card can be obtained by paying a procedureing fee of INR 500 via a bank draft in the name of “West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board” payable in Kolkata. Even after the completion of e-counseling and admission rounds, a rank card is useful therefore it is requireded.
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