WBJEE 2021 Exam Dates, Eligibility, Application form, Syllabus

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West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board announces WBJEE 2021 for admission into B. Tech and B.Pharma Courses

WBJEE 2021  – West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) invites online applications for West Bengal Joint Entrance Exams (WBJEE) 2021 for admission into Undergraduate Courses of Engineering & Technology /Pharmacy /Architecture in various institutions of West Bengal for the academic year 2021-22.

Interested candidates can check all the details of WBJEE 2021 like application forms, eligibility criteria, counseling procedure, etc. from this page given below.

 

Also see : WBJEE 2021 result announced

 

WBJEE 2021

  • West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) conducts West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) as a state-level exam Every Year for admission into B.Tech and B.Pharma Courses in various universities, Govt., Private and self-financing Engineering Colleges in the State of West Bengal. The Exam will be conducted through OFFLINE mode for those candidates who have completed their XII Class (10+2) Exam in the state.
  • WBJEE is conducted every year by West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board (WBJEEB)
  • For 2021-22 academic sessions, the Board will conduct the Common Entrance Exam for admission to Undergraduate Courses in Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy, and Architecture in Universities, Govt. Colleges and Self-Financed Institutes in the State.

 

WBJEE 2021 Important Dates

  • Online Application with Payment of Fees – 23d March 2021 extended till March 30, 2021 (6:00 pm)
  • Online Correction & Downloading Revised Confirmation Page – March 31 to April 2, 2021
  • Publication of Downloadable Admit Card – Last week of June 2021
  • Publication of Downloadable Admit Card – 06th Jul to 11th July 2021
  • Date of Exams Paper-I (Mathematics)/Paper-II (Physics & Chemistry) – 11th July 2021
  • Publication of Results – To be notified later

 

Eligibility Criteria for WBJEE 2021

  • Eligibility criteria of WBJEE 2021 include the restriction on nationality, age, educational qualification, and domicile.

Nationality

  • The applicant must be a citizen of India.

Age Limit

  • A candidate must be at least 17 years of age (as on December 31, 2021) to appear for the exam. This means an aspirant should have been born on or before December 31, 2004. There is no upper age limit for appearing in the WBJEE 2021
  • However, for admission to the Marine Engineering Course, the lower age limit is 17 years as on December 31, 2021 and the upper age limit is 25 years as on December 31, 2021.

Educational Qualification :

For Engineering Courses

  • Candidate must have passed the Qualifying Exam i.e. the ‘10+2’ Exam with Physics and Mathematics along with any one of Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology / Computer Science / Computer Application/Technical Vocational Subject as compulsory subjects with individual pass marks (in both theory and practical wherever applicable) in all the three subjects as stated above in regular class mode.
  • Must have obtained at least 45% marks (40% in the case of candidates belonging to reserved category e.g. SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD) in the above three subjects taken together.
    Must have passed English in the ‘10+2’ Exam with at least 30% marks.
  • The Board of the said Qualifying Exam must be recognized by the Central Government or State Government concerned.

Also see : WBJEE 2021 revised exam date announced

For Pharmacy Courses

  • Passed ‘10+2’ Exam with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics / Biology as compulsory subjects with individual pass marks (in both theory and practical wherever applicable) in all the three subjects as stated above in regular class mode.
  • Must have obtained at least 45% marks (40% in the case of candidates belonging to reserved category e.g. SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD) in the above three subjects taken together.
    Must have passed English in the ‘10+2’ Exam with at least 30% marks.

Five Year Degree Course in Architecture

  • Candidates must qualify either in NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) conducted by the COA (Council of Architecture) or in the Paper-II of JEE-Main, 2021 conducted by the CBSE Board.

Important consideration in terms of academic qualification :

  • A candidate appearing in the Qualifying Exam i.e. the ‘10+2’ Exam in 2021 may sit in the WBJEE-2021 but shall not be eligible for allotment of seat for admission if he/she does not pass the Qualifying Exam with the required minimum eligibility criteria.
    Institute specific Special Eligibility Criteria.

Course Specific Eligibility Criteria

  • Course in Marine Engineering –  As per the norms and standards of the Director General of Shipping, Government of India
  • Candidates must pass Higher Secondary (10+2) Exam of West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent exam from a recognized Council/Board in regular class mode with:
  • 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics taken together with individual pass marks (both in theory and practical wherever applicable) in each of the said subjects; Minimum of 50% marks in English as a subject in either in ‘10’ standard or in ‘10+2’ standard. These requirements are applicable for the Marine Engineering Course in any of the participating Institutions

Five Year Degree Course in Architecture: As per the norms and standards of the Council of Architecture (COA):

  • No candidate with less than 50% marks in aggregate shall be admitted to the architecture course unless he/she has passed an Exam at the end of the new ‘10+2’ scheme of Senior School Certificate Exam or equivalent with Mathematics as a subject of Exam at the 10+2 level.
  • Candidates must also qualify either in the NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) conducted by the Council of Architecture, New Delhi or in Paper 2 of JEE Mains conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education. These requirements are applicable for the five year degree course in Architecture in any of the participating Institutions except the Jadavpur University, for which the academic eligibility criteria.

Also see : WBJEE 2021 Registration Date extended to March 30, check details

WBJEE 2021 Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online only through official website https://wbjeeb.nic.in/
  • Application for the WBJEE-2021 has to be made online only through the web- portal www.wbjeeb.in.

Instructions to follow for Applying Online :

  • The candidates need to visit the portal and click the requisite link Online Application WBJEE-2021 and thereafter will be directed to the actual application form; the form is interactive in nature and the fields required to be filled up are categorized in different sub-sections.
  • The application form is broadly categorized into three steps: filling of Personal Details; Document Uploading and Fee Payment
  • Candidates need to fill in the first part i.e. Personal Details and will thereafter be directed to document uploading; once the documents are successfully uploaded, the system enters into the fee payment
  • Finally, the candidate may take a printout of Confirmation Page Generated upon successful Fee Payment for his or her own record; there is no need to send any document by post

Application Fee

  • Application fee – Rs. 700/-
  • Mode of Payment – Through online Credit Card/Debit Card/Net Banking or through the challan of Allahabad Bank

WBJEE 2021 Admit card

  • Admit cards will be generated on the notified date for the student to download and take a print. Candidates must carry a printed hard copy of the admit card to the Exam centre.
  • Candidates must ensure that the admit card is not mutilated/ distorted/ soiled even by accident. Candidates with such mutilated/ distorted/ soiled admit cards will not be allowed to appear in the Exam.
  • In order to get a duplicate, the candidate must apply to the Board and pay a processing fee of Rs. 500/- by a bank draft in the name of “West Bengal Joint Entrance Exams Board” payable in Kolkata.

 

Selection Procedure

  • WBJEE conducts entrance exam for admission to WBJEE-2021. Candidates have to qualify the WBJEE Entrance Exam only after then-candidate will be able to sit for the next round which includes counselling. Candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of scores in the entrance exam.

 

Also see :WBJEE 2021 Application Process begins, last date March 23

 

WBJEE 2021 Exam Pattern

  • It is the Common Entrance Exam in offline mode (paper based Exam) for admission to different Degree Level Courses in Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy and Architecture in Universities, Govt. Colleges as well as Self Financing Engineering & Technological Institutes in the State of West Bengal. There will be 2 papers in WBJEE- Paper 1 (Mathematics) and Paper 2 (Physics and Chemistry).
  • Mode of exam – Offline mode (pen paper-based)
  • Duration – 2 hours
  • Medium of Exam – English
  • Types of Questions – Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
  • No. of Questions – 155 Questions
  • Total Marks – 200 Marks (100+100)
  • Papers – 2 papers in WBJEE – Paper 1 (Mathematics) and Paper 2 (Physics and Chemistry).
  • Marking scheme – There is negative marking and hence for an incorrect answer, -1/2 marks will be deducted (25% negative marks)
  • Test Centre – Kolkata only

Note

  • Candidates appearing in both Paper-I and Paper-II and who are awarded ranks will be eligible for admission in Engineering/ Technology/ Architecture/ Pharmacy Courses in all institutes.
  • Candidates appearing in Paper-II only and who are awarded ranks will be eligible for admission only in Pharmacy Courses (except in Jadavpur University).

Syllabus of Exam

  • Candidates can check WBJEE 2021 syllabus from the information brochure. In every subject, all questions will be of Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) type, with four options against each of the questions. There will be three categories of questions in each of the subjects.

Evaluation & Declaration of Result

  • The Model Answer Keys will be published in www.wbjeeb.nic.in shortly after the Exam. For this purpose, candidates are advised to regularly follow the web site after the Exam.
  • Any candidate can challenge any model answer key by logging in with his/her password. Detail Information Bulletin and other information will be available on the website www.wbjeeb.nic.in

 

Also see : WBJEE 2021 Exam Date announced, to be conducted on July 11, Apply now

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website