WBJEE

A state-level common entrance test conducted to screen candidates for undergraduate Engineering, Architecture and Pharmacy programmes offered by various colleges and universities of West Bengal.
Info About WBJEE
  • Field
    Engineering, Architecture and Pharmacy
  • Eligibility
    12th Standard Science Students
  • Subjects
    Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry
  • Applicants
    Over 1.2 lakh
  • Region
    West Bengal
  • Question Type
    Objective
  • Paper Pattern
    Online
  • Colleges
    Bengal Engineering and Science University, Jadavpur University, and 102 other esteemed institutions
  • Difficulty Level
    Medium to hard
  • Time Frame
    Jan to April
What you will learn

Physics

You will learn about charges, light waves and their applications, and physical laws at the nuclear level.
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Chemistry

You will learn more about organic reactions and their mechanisms and be introduced to physical and coordination chemistry.
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Maths

You will master new concepts in calculus, statistics, probability, permutations and combinations and complex numbers.
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All you need to know about WBJEE

Sections

Facts, Syllabus & Pattern

  • What is WBJEE?
  • Syllabus for WBJEE

How to apply

  • Eligibility Criteria for WBJEE
  • Exam Pattern for WBJEE
  • Registration for WBJEE
  • Application Fee for WBJEE

Important Dates

  • Exam Dates for WBJEE
  • Admit Card for WBJEE

Results and Cut-off

  • Answer Key for WBJEE
  • Result for WBJEE
  • Cut-off for WBJEE
  • Counselling for WBJEE

How to Prepare

  • Preparation Tips for WBJEE
  • Study Material for WBJEE
  • Previous Years’ Papers for WBJEE

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

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What is WBJEE?

WBJEE (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination) is a state-level common entrance test organized by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board. You can secure admission into an undergraduate Engineering, Architecture and Pharmacy programme offered by various colleges and universities of West Bengal.

  • You will be eligible for admissions into a total of 104 government colleges and self-financed Engineering and Technological institutes within the state
  • Admissions to the participating institutes will be offered to you on the basis of your rank, through a common counselling held after the announcement of the result
  • The 2017 result was announced on 5th June 2017
  • Self-financed engineering colleges may also offer you admission on the basis of your merit in the All-India common entrance test, viz. JEE Main 2018

Syllabus for WBJEE

Physics Physics
  1. Physical World, Measurements, Units and Dimensions
  2. Kinematics
  3. Laws of Motion
  4. Work, Power and Energy
  5. Gravitation
  6. Bulk Properties of Matter
  7. Viscosity
  8. Thermodynamics
  9. Kinetic Theory of Gases
  10. Oscillations and Waves
  1. Electrostatics
  2. Current Electricity
  3. Magnetic Effect of Current
  4. Magnetics
  5. Electromagnetic Waves
  6. Atomic Physics
  7. Nuclear Physics
  8. Solid State Electronics
Chemistry Chemistry
  1. Atoms, Molecules and Chemical Arithmetic
  2. Atomic Structure
  3. Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry
  4. The Periodic Table and Chemical Families
  5. Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure
  6. Coordination Compounds
  7. Solid State
  8. Liquid State
  9. Gaseous State
  10. Chemical Energetics and Chemical Dynamics
  11. Physical Chemistry of Solutions
  12. Ionic and Redox Equilibria
  13. Hydrogen
  14. Chemistry of Non-Metallic Elements and their Compounds:
  1. Chemistry of Metals
  2. Chemistry in Industry
  3. Polymers
  4. Surface Chemistry
  5. Environmental Chemistry
  6. Chemistry of Carbon Compounds
  7. Aliphatic Compounds
  8. Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
  9. Alcohols
  10. Ethers
  11. Aldehydes and Ketones
  12. Carboxylic Acids
  13. Aliphatic Amines
  14. Aromatic Compounds
  15. Application Oriented Chemistry
  16. Introduction to Biomolecules
  17. Principles of Qualitative Analysis
maths Mathematics
  1. Algebra
    • A.P., G.P., H.P.
    • Logarithms
    • Complex Numbers
    • Quadratic Equations
    • Permutation and Combination
    • Principle of Mathematical Induction
    • Matrices
    • Sets, Relations and Mappings
    • Statistics and Probability
  2. Trigonometry
  1. Complex Numbers
  2. Coordinate Geometry of Two Dimensions
  3. Coordinate Geometry of Three Dimensions
  4. Calculus
    • Differential Calculus
    • Second Order Derivative
    • Integral Calculus
    • Application of Calculus
    • Vectors
Here's the detailed syllabus.

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Eligibility Criteria for WBJEE

  • Age:

    You should be at least 17 years old on 31st December 2018. There is no upper age limit to apply. However, for the specific course of Marine Engineering, you should not be above the age of 25 on 31st July 2018.

  • Nationality:

    You must be an Indian citizen, and have a domicile of West Bengal – except for admission to private colleges.

  • Subjects:

    You must have passed your 10+2 from a recognized council or board, with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects, and Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology or a Technical Vocational Subject (Engineering Drawing or Computer Science) as the other subjects.

  • Score in 12th grade (or equivalent) examination:

    The minimum aggregate for the reserved category for admission to Jadavpur University is 60% for the general and 55% for the reserved category. For any other institute through WBJEE, you should have secured a minimum of 45% for the general and 40% for the reserved category.

Exam Pattern for WBJEE

Particulars Details
Sections 3
Subjects Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
Type of questions Objective (MCQs)
Number of questions 155
Mode of examination Offline (OMR) mode
Exam duration 2 hours
Marking scheme 1st Category: 1 mark each; 2nd and 3rd Categories: 2 marks each
Negative marking 1st Category: -0.25; 2nd Category: -0.5; 3rd Category: none
For each subject, there are the following three categories:
  • 1st Category: Single answer type question of one mark each, with a negative marking of -0.25. There are 50 such questions in Maths, 30 in Physics and 30 in Chemistry.
  • 2nd Category: Single answer type question of two marks each, with a negative marking of -0.5. There are 15 such questions in Maths, 5 in Physics and 5 in Chemistry.
  • 3rd Category: Each multiple answer type question carrying two marks each with no negative marking. Here the marks will be awarded for partially correct answers, but not for the wrong ones. There are 10 such questions in Maths, 5 in Physics and 5 in Chemistry.

Registration for WBJEE

Online Application
  • The WBJEE 2018 Application Form is available via an online process through the official WBJEE website
  • You are required to upload scanned copies of the necessary documents
  • You should keep printouts of the confirmation page for further use
Download the application form.
Here are some details to help you fill out your application form and make the payment.
Documents Required for the Application Form:
  • Latest Coloured Passport Size Photograph
  • Signature
  • Left Hand Thumb Impression
  • Registration Certificate or Admit Card or Mark Sheet of Class 10
  • Domicile Certificate
  • Category Certificate
  • PwD Certificate
  • Income Certificate

Application Fee for WBJEE

  • The application fee is Rs. 500 with the bank’s additional service charges
  • The application fee payment can be made through online and offline modes
  • You can pay the application fee via debit or credit card, net banking or through the e-challan of Allahabad Bank

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Exam Dates for WBJEE

Registration Deadlines
Availability of information along with proforma for domicile and income certificates 28th December 2017 00:00 AM
Availability of WBJEE 2018 online application form 5th January 2018 00:00 AM
Last date for registration and application form filling 4th February 2018 11:59 PM
Last date for uploading documents 4th February 2018 11:59 PM
Last date for fee payment 4th February 2018 11:59 PM
Last date for printing the confirmation page 4th February 2018 11:59 PM
Window for correction 6th to 8th February 2018 5 PM
Admit card download 12th April 2018 00:00 AM
Exam Dates
WBJEE 2018 Paper I (Mathematics) 22nd April 2018 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
WBJEE 2018 Paper II (Physics & Chemistry) 22nd April 2018 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Result Dates
Results 5th June 2018 00:00 AM

The WBJEE 2018 Exam Centres will be distributed across several cities in West Bengal, and in Tripura, Agartala, Assam and Silchar.

Admit Card for WBJEE

The WBJEE Admit Card will be made available to you, once you successfully submit your application form. You have to download the admit card and carry its hard copy to the respective test centre allotted to you.

You can download the admit card once you've completed the process.

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Answer Key for WBJEE

The WBJEE 2017 answer key was released on 18th May 2017.
Check out the official answer key here.

Result for WBJEE

You will get to know your scores, marks or ranks through the WBJEE Result. In order to download the result, you will have to enter your application number, roll number and date of birth on the official WBJEE Website.

Additional information related to results can be found here.

How to download or check the WBJEE 2018 Result:
  • Enter your WBJEE 2018 roll number or application number and date of birth.
  • Provide the security pin (as displayed on screen).
  • Click on the ‘Submit’ button.
  • The WBJEE 2018 result will now be visible on your system screen.

Cut-off for WBJEE

If you are aspiring for admissions into B.Tech programmes across the participating institutes of WBJEE, you need to secure at least the cut-off marks or above, in order to be eligible for admissions. WBJEE announces a separate cut-off for different undergraduate engineering programmes and institute-wise closing ranks.

The cut-off ranks for WBJEE 2017 are here.

Counselling for WBJEE

You will have to participate in e-counselling once you qualify. It includes the following stages:

  • Online registration and fee payment
  • Choice filling and locking
  • Seat allotment
  • Document verification and fee payment at reporting centres

Additional information on counselling can be found here.

Documents Required for Verification (original along with a set of attested photocopies):
  • WBJEE 2018 Admit Card
  • Printout of WBJEE 2018 or JEE Main 2018 Rank from website
  • Higher Secondary or Class XII or Equivalent Examination Mark Sheet
  • Madhyamik or Class 10 or Equivalent Examination Admit Card
  • WBJEE 2018 Seat Allotment Letter
  • Receipt of Online Counselling Registration Fee (E-challan receipt)
  • Category Certificate (if applicable)
  • Pwd Certificate (if applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate (if applicable)
WBJEE 2018 Counselling Fee: Rs. 500 (plus bank charges if applicable)
Note: The counselling fee for WBJEE 2018 is non-refundable.
Contact Info:
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board,
AQ-13/1, Sector-V, Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700091.
Toll-Free Number: 18003450050
Phone: 03323671198
Website: http://wbjeeb.in

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Preparation Tips for WBJEE

  • Time-Management: Managing time is one of the most important factors that would have an impact on your score. Take as many online mock tests as possible to master the exam time.
  • Constant Revision: Preparing for WBJEE involves a study of a vast variety of topics in each subject. Hence, it’s critical that you revise a topic multiple times so that your recall power is optimum on exam day.
  • Strengths & Weaknesses: You should regularly assess your preparation to understand your strengths and weaknesses. It also helps you work on your improvement areas for an overall good score.

Study Material for WBJEE

Physics Physics
  • Arihant Series by D.C. Pandey
  • Concepts of Physics (both volumes) by H.C. Verma
  • MCQ Question Bank by D. Mukherjee
Chemistry Chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemistry NCERT Text Book
  • Organic Chemistry Khan Academy Videos
maths Mathematics
  • Arihant Series by Dr. S.K. Goyal
  • Arihant Past Years’ AIEEE Papers

Previous Papers for WBJEE

Practising previous years’ WBJEE papers is important as it helps you simulate the real exam. Toppr provides you with a complete set of all question banks from previous years which you can practice to sharpen your skills.

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Q1: What colleges can I get into through WBJEE?

Ans: After clearing WBJEE, you can get into the programmes offered by colleges across West Bengal.