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A state-level common entrance test for admission into undergraduate Engineering, Architecture and Pharmacy programmes in universities of West Bengal.
  • 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
  • Paper Pattern
    pen and paper based
  • Colleges
    Bengal Engineering and Science University, Jadavpur University, and 102 other esteemed institutions
  • Difficulty Level
    Medium to hard
  • Time Frame
    Jan to April

All you need to know about WBJEE


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 2019 result will be announced on Second week of June 2019
  • 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 2019

Syllabus for WBJEE

Physics Physics
  1. Physical World, Measurements, Units and Dimensions
  2. Kinematics
  3. Laws of Motion
  4. Friction
  5. Work, Power and Energy
  6. Gravitation
  7. Bulk Properties of Matter
  8. Fluid Pressure
  9. Surface Tension
  10. Viscosity
  11. Heat and Thermal Physics
  12. Thermodynamics
  13. Kinetic Theory of Gases
  14. Oscillations and Waves
  1. Electrostatics
  2. Current Electricity
  3. Magnetic Effect of Current
  4. Magnetics
  5. Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current
  6. Electromagnetic Waves
  7. Optics I
  8. Optics II (Wave Optics)
  9. Particle nature of light & wave particle dualism
  10. Atomic Physics
  11. Nuclear Physics
  12. 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
  18. Acid Radicals
maths Mathematics
  1. Algebra
    • A.P., G.P., H.P.
    • Logarithms
    • Complex Numbers
    • Quadratic Equations
    • Permutation and Combination
    • Principle of Mathematical Induction
    • Binomial Theorem
    • Matrices
    • Sets, Relations and Mappings
    • Statistics and Probability
  2. Trigonometry
  3. Complex Numbers
  1. Complex Numbers
  2. Coordinate Geometry of Two Dimensions
  3. Coordinate Geometry of Three Dimensions
  4. Calculus
    • Differential Calculus
    • Second Order Derivative
    • Integral Calculus
    • Differential Equations
    • 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 2019. 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 2019.

  • 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 4 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 2019 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 December 2018* 00:00 AM
Availability of WBJEE 2019 online application form 21st December 2018* 00:00 AM
Last date for registration and application form filling 21st January 2019* 11:59 PM
Last date for uploading documents 21st January 2019* 11:59 PM
Last date for fee payment 21st January 2019* 11:59 PM
Last date for printing the confirmation page 24th January 2019* 11:59 PM
Window for correction 26th to 28th January 2019* 5 PM
Admit card download 9th April 2019* 00:00 AM
Exam Dates
WBJEE 2019 Paper I (Mathematics) 22nd April 2019* 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
WBJEE 2019 Paper II (Physics & Chemistry) 22nd April 2019* 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Result Dates
Results 3rd June 2019* 00:00 AM

* Dates are tentative and subject to change.

The WBJEE 2019 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 2019 answer key will be released tentatively on 10th May 2019.

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 2019 Result:
  • Enter your WBJEE 2019 roll number or application number and date of birth.
  • Provide the security pin (as displayed on screen).
  • Click on the ‘Submit’ button.
  • The WBJEE 2019 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 2081 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 2019 Admit Card
  • Printout of WBJEE 2019 or JEE Main 2019 Rank from website
  • Higher Secondary or Class XII or Equivalent Examination Mark Sheet
  • Madhyamik or Class 10 or Equivalent Examination Admit Card
  • WBJEE 2019 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 2019 Counselling Fee: Rs. 500 (plus bank charges if applicable)
Note: The counselling fee for WBJEE 2019 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

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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
  • NCERT Textbooks for Organic and Inorganic Chemistry
  • Morrison and Boyd for Organic Chemistry
  • O.P. Tandon for Physical Chemistry
  • P. Bahadur for Problem Practice in Physical Chemistry
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.

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