West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) 2019 | Application Form, Admit Card, Results and Counselling Details
The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) conducts WBJEE for admission in Medical, Engineering and Technological courses offered by various institutions in West Bengal. WBJEE 2019 will be held on May 26, 2019, for admissions in undergraduate courses in Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy and Architecture Courses in Universities, Government Colleges as well as Self Financing Engineering & Technological Institutes in the State of West Bengal. Find out more about WBJEE 2019 in the article below.
WBJEE 2019 Important dates
|Release of notification||December 14, 2018|
|Commencement of online application||December 26, 2018|
|Last day for application||January 22, 2019|
|Correction of registered details||January 23-25, 2019|
|Availability of admit cards||May 14, 2019|
|Examination Date||May 29, 2019|
|Declaration of results||July 2, 2019|
WBJEE 2019 Courses and Eligibility Criteria
|Engineering courses||Candidate must have passed the Qualifying Examination i.e. the ‘10+2’ examination with Physics and Mathematics along with any one of Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology / Computer Science / Computer Application/Technical Vocational Subject as compulsory subjects with at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category e.g. SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD) in the above three subjects taken together, and at least 30% marks in English|
|Pharmacy courses||Candidate must have passed ‘10+2’ examination with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology as compulsory subjects with at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category e.g. SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD) in the above three subjects taken together, and at least 30% marks in English|
The detailed eligibility of each university and specific courses can be found in the official information bulletin of WBJEE 2019 on the official website wbjeeb.nic.iz
WBJEE 2019 Exam Pattern and Syllabus
WBJEE-2019 will be held in two sections.
- Paper-I – Mathematics
- Paper-II – Physics & Chemistry (combined).
For admission in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Pharmacy Courses, both the sections have to be attended. For Pharmacy Courses only section II is required (except in Jadavpur University). The first section will be from 11 AM to 1 PM and the second section will be from 2 PM to 4 PM, on May 26, 2019. The questions will be Multiple Choice Type.
The breakdown of the paper will be as follows
The questions in each section will be of three categories.
The marking scheme of the categories will be as follows
- Category I: Correct response will yield one mark and a penalty of 0.25 marks will be imposed for the wrong answer
- Category II: Correct response will yield two marks and a penalty of 0.5 marks will be imposed for the wrong answer
- Category III: More than one option can be correct. All Correct response will yield 2(two) marks. Any combination of correct and wrong response will be treated as incorrect and will yield a 0 (zero) mark. For a partially correct response, marks awarded will be = 2 x (no. of correct options marked total no. of correct options).
Syllabus: The detailed, topic wise syllabus is given in Appendix 7 of the Information Brochure 2019 on the official website
WBJEE 2019 How to apply
The mode of application WBJEE 2019 is online only.
Follow the steps to register
- Go to the official website and click on “register”
- The registration can be done by filling the preliminary details
- If the candidate has also applied for JEE mains, then he has to fill his JEE Mains Registration Number as well
- A recent colored passport size photo and signature also have to be uploaded
- The candidate will then be redirected to the payment page.
- The fees of Rs. 500/- has to be paid online through credit/debit cards or net banking
WBJEE 2019 Admit Card
- The admit card for the entrance exam will be made available for download on the official website.
- The cards will not be sent by post and will only be available online.
- The card will carry all the details verifying the candidature and will mandatorily have to be carried to the examination.
WBJEE 2019 Answer Keys
- The answer key will be made available shortly on the official website and will be open to be contested by the candidates.
- The candidates will be required to submit the objections to www.wbjeeb.nic.in on payment of 7500 per question plus the bank’s service charges.
WBJEE 2019 Result and Counseling
- The results will be declared in the form of rank cards, which the candidates will be able to download through the website, by logging in to their profiles.
- The counseling will be based on the ranks obtained in WBJEE 2019.
- The counseling schedule will be uploaded shortly, along with the course and university details.
WBJEE 2019 Some Important Reminders
- Please carry the colored printouts of the admit cards to the examination center
- Additional documents that are required to be carried are
- A hard copy of admit card of WBJEE-2019
- A copy of color photograph as was uploaded during online application.
- Any photo identity card in original such as Aadhaar card/ Pan card / Passport/ voter card/ 10th standard admit card/ School – ID card.
We hope that the article was of use to all the WBJEE 2019 aspirants. For any other information, please feel free to fire your doubts in the comments section. We will look forward to answering every query and helping out in the best way we can. All the best!