WBJEE 2019 Exam: Application, Eligibility, Syllabus & Pattern

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination [WBJEE 2019]

WBJEE 2019 - West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination

WBJEE abbreviated as West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination is a national level entrance exam conducted to check the eligibility of the candidates to seek admission in the field of Engineering, Architecture and Pharmacy.

WBJEE Board was established in the year 1962 by the government of West Bengal to practice common, combined, competitive, entrance examinations for admission in institutions providing education in medical, engineering and technological courses.

Number of private, government and self-financed institutes in the state of West Bengal that participate in the exam providing admission to the candidates based on the merit list of the score obtained in WBJEE 2019. In the below article candidates can seek more details regarding WBJEE 2019.

WBJEE 2019 Exam Date

WBJEE 2019 will be commenced in the month of April 2019 as scheduled by the WBJEE Board.  The details regarding the exam schedules is mentioned in the below table for students reference.

Events

Dates

Availability of Application Form

December 19, 2018

Last Date to fill up Online Application Form

January 19, 2019

Last date to download Confirmation Page

January 28, 2019

Window for correction 

January 26, to January 28, 2019

Availability of Admit Card

April 10, 2019

WBJEE 2019 Examination

April 22, 2019

Paper - I (Mathematics)

11:00 AM to 1.00 PM.

Paper - II (Physics & Chemistry)

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Release Date of Preliminary Answer Key

3rd week of May 2019

Release Date of Final Answer Key

4th week of May 2019

Declaration of Results

May 23, 2019

Online registration for Counseling

June 2019

WBJEE 2019 Eligibility criteria

Admission authorities of WBJEE 2019 have set the eligibility criteria for the candidates willing to appearing for the entrance examination. Candidates will have to fulfill the eligibility to take up the exam. The eligibility includes factors like age, nationality, qualification, etc.

Eligibility

Details

Age

17 years

Nationality

Indian

Domicile

Resident and Non Resident of West Bengal

Qualification

Candidates should have completed 12th from a recognized board.

Subjects

For Architecture Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English

For Engineering Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

 

  • Age: Candidates should have attained minimum 17 years of age to appear for WBJEE 2019.
  • Nationality: Candidates to appear for WBJEE 2019 should be a citizen of India.
  • Domicile: Aspirants being a resident of West Bengal state and non-resident of West Bengal state can appear for WBJEE 2019.
  • Qualification: Aspirants with completion/pursuing 12th or intermediate from a recognized board can apply for the WBJEE 2019.
  • Subjects: Aspirants opting for architectural course should have studied Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English as compulsory subjects and candidates applying for engineering should have mandatory subjects like Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

WBJEE 2019 Application Form & fees

WBJEE 2019 application form will be made available from the 2nd week of December 2018 through its official website. Candidates willing to appear for WBJEE 2019 can apply online providing the required information’s like personal details and professional details.

Availability of Application Form

December 19, 2018 

Last Date to fill up Online Application Form

January 19, 2019

Last date to download Confirmation Page

January 28, 2019

 

Steps to fill Application Form: ?

  • Online Registration: Candidates can fill the WBJEE 2019 application form from its official website through online mode.
  • Application Form Filling: Candidates will have to fill the accurate personal and professional details. Appropriate details for communication and selection of password can be done in this step.
  • Uploading Documents: Aspirants will have to upload the scanned copy of their signature and recent passport size photograph.
  • Fee Payment: Aspirants can make the fee payment for WBJEE 2019 through online and offline mode. For online mode candidates can make payment through net banking/credit card/debit card/paytm. For offline mode payment can be made through bank challan.

WBJEE 2019 Application Form Fee

Online Mode

INR 500

Offline Mode

INR 500 + Bank Charges

 

  • Print out: Candidates are requested to take the printout of the duly filled application form and the conformation page for further reference.

WBJEE 2019 Syllabus & Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern set by the admission committee for WBJEE 2019 is based on the factors such as duration of the exam, total marks, marking scheme, etc.  Candidates can go through the exam patter to know the pattern of the exam and prepare accordingly.

Exam Pattern

Details

Mode

Offline Mode (Pen and Paper based)

Medium

English

Duration

4 Hours

No. of Papers

Paper 1: Mathematics

Paper 2: Physics and Chemistry

Paper Format

Objective Types (MCQ)

Subject

Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics

Total Marks

200 Marks

Total Questions

155 Questions

Negative Marking

Marks will be deducted for every wrong answer.

 

  • Mode of the Exam: WBJEE 2019 examination is conducted through offline mode. Candidates will have to appear for pen and paper based examination.
  • Medium of Examination: WBJEE 2019 will be conducted in English medium only.
  • Duration of the Examination: The WBJEE 2019 examination will be conducted for 4 hours in total. Each paper will be allotted with 2 hours duration, i.e. 120 minutes each.
  • Number of Paper: WBJEE 2019 examination will be divided in 2 papers. Paper 1 is for Mathematics subjects and Paper 2 is Physics and Chemistry subjects.
  • Paper Format: WBJEE 2019 exam paper consist of objective types questions. Question paper will consist of 4 options per question out of which candidates will have to choose the correct answer. 
  • Paper Pattern: WBJEE 2019 question paper will is divided in 3 categories. Category 1 consist of 1 mark questions, category 2 consist of 2 marks questions and category 3 also comprises of 2 marks questions.
  • Marking Scheme: In category 1 every correct answer will gain +1 mark and incorrect answer will deduct 25% of marks. In category 2 every correct answer will gain +2 marks and incorrect answer will deduct 50% of the marks. In Category 3 every correct answer will attain +2 marks and there will be no negative marking for any wrong answer or unanswered questions.

WBJEE 2019 Admit Card

WBJEE 2019 Admit Card is an essential document to be carried to the examination center. The Admit card consists of various examination and in case any candidates fails to carry their admit card, he/she will not be allowed to appear for the examination hall.

Availability of Admit Card

April 10, 2019

Steps to download Admit Card:

  • Visit the official website of WBJEE and navigate to Download Admit Card link.
  • Provide details like application number, date of birth and security pin.
  • After clicking the submit button the admit card will be displayed on the screen.
  • Candidates can download the admit card and take the printout for further use.

Candidates will have to preserve the admit card till the completion of the admission procedure of the candidates. 

WBJEE 2019 Results & Score Card

WBJEE admission committee announced the WBJEE 2019 results through its official website. The results announce will be considered final. Candidates can seek the admission based on the score obtain in the entrance examination. 

Declaration of WBJEE 2019 Results

May 23, 2019

Steps to access Results:

  • Visit the official website of WBJEE 2019 and navigate to Result link.
  • Provide the given register number and date of birth of the candidate.
  • Click n result link and take the print out of the score card for further use.

WBJEE 2019 Counselling & Admission

Counseling for WBJEE 2019 will be commenced soon after the declaration of results. The admission authorities of the examination board will conduct the counseling and seat allotment process in 3 rounds and there will be no free registration allowed during 2nd and 3rd round of counseling.

Events

Dates

Start of Online Registration for Counseling 

June 9, 2019

1st Round of Seat Allotment

June 19, 2019

2nd Round of Seat Allotment

June 27, 2019

3rd Round of Seat Allotment

July 4, 2019

Vacant list for Mop-Up round counseling

July 11, 2019

Registration, Fee Payment and Choice

filling for Mop-Up round

July 13 – July 16, 2019

Mop-Up Round Seat Allotment Result

July 17, 2019

Reporting to institutions

July 17 – July 20, 2019

 

Required documents for Counseling:

  • WBJEE 2018 Admit Card
  • Seat Allotment Letter
  • Receipt of Counseling Registration Fee
  • Print out of WBJEE 2018 Rank from the Website
  • 10th and 12th class Mark Sheet
  • Category Certificate (if applicable)
  • PwD Certificate (if applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate (if applicable)

Counseling Process:

  • Online Registration and Payment
  • Choice Filling and Locking Choices
  • Seat Allotment
  • Verification of  Documents at Reporting Center

Counseling Fee

INR 500/- (bank charges extra)

List of WBJEE 2019 examination centres

Admission authority board of WBJEE 2019 has established the exam center in various cities of the West Bengal state to make is accessible for the students to appear for the entrance examination. Apart from West Bengal state WBJEE Board has set up 2 examination center in 2 different states, i.e. Tripura and Assam.

Districts

Exam Centers

Alipurduar

Alipurduar

Bankura

Bishnupur

Bankura

Birbhum

Suri

Bolpur

Burdwan

Bardhaman

Durgapur

Asansol

Coochbehar

Coochbehar

Darjeeling

Siliguri

Kurseong

Dinajpur Dakshin

Balurghat

Dinajpur Uttar

Raiganj

Hooghly

Chinsurah

Bandel

Srirampur

Arambagh

Howrah

Uluberia

Bally

Shibpur

Central

Domjur

Jalpaiguri

Jalpaiguri

Kolkata

College Street

Shyambazar

Sealdah

Taratala

Ballygunje

Khidirpur

Park Circus

Esplanade

Tollygunje

Behala

Malda

Malda

Medinipur Paschim

Kharagpur

Medinipur

Jhargram

Garbeta

Medinipur Purbo

Tamluk

Haldia

Contai

Murshidabad

Berhampur

Jiaganj

Raghunathganj

Nadia

Krishnanagar

Kalyani

Purulia

Purulia

24 Parganas North

Barrackpur

Dum Dum

Barasat

Habra

Basirhat

24 Parganas North (contd)

Salt Lake

24 Parganas South

Budge Budge

Diamond Harbour

Jainagar

Sonarpur

Garia

Other States

Tripura

Agartala

Assam

Silchar