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WBJEEM Eligibility Criteria 2018

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam 2018

It is the Common Entrance Examination in offline mode (paper based examination) 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.

Eligibility Criteria for WBJEEM 2018

Eligibility criteria of WBJEE 2018 include the restriction on nationality, age, educational qualification, and domicile

Nationality: Candidates must be Indian nationals

 

Age Limit

The lower age limit to appear in WBJEE 2018 is 17 (seventeen) years as on December 31, 2018. There is no upper age limit for WBJEE 2018. In the case of Marine Engineering, the lower age limit is 17 (seventeen) years, and upper age limit is 25 (twenty-five) as on 31st December 2017

 

Educational Qualification

Eligibility criteria with regards to education is again specified separately for candidates who come under GMR and PM. For Engineering Admission - Those who will appear in both Paper I and Paper II

They must have passed class 10+2 with Physics, Mathematics both, along with any one of Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology / Computer Science / Computer Application as compulsory subjects. In each of the 3 subjects individually they must have obtained passing marks

Aggregate marks in the 3 subjects should be 45% (40% for reserved category candidates). They must have passed English in class 12th with at least 30%

 

For Pharmacy Admission- Those who will appear in only Paper II

They must have passed class 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry both, along with any one of Mathematics / Biotechnology / Biology / Computer Science / Computer Application as compulsory subjects. In each of the 3 subjects individually they must have obtained passing marks

Aggregate marks in the 3 subjects should be 45% (40% for reserved category candidates). They must have passed English in class 12th with at least 30%

 

Important consideration in terms of academic qualification: A candidate appearing in the Qualifying Examination i.e. the ‘10+2’ Examination in 2018 may sit in the WBJEE-2018 but shall not be eligible for allotment of seat for admission if he/she does not pass the Qualifying Examination with the required minimum eligibility criteria

 

Institute Specific Eligibility Criteria

University of Calcutta

All available Courses except ‘Jute &Fibre Technology: Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects with at least 60% (55% for Reserve Category Students) marks in all the above three subjects taken together, individual pass marks (both in theory & practical where ever applicable) in each of the subjects and with at least 30% marks in English

Jute & Fibre Technology Course: Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Exam with Physics/Mathematics along with any one of Chemistry /Biotechnology/Biology as compulsory subjects with at least 45% (40% for Reserve Category Students) marks in all the above three subjects taken together, individual pass marks (both in theory & practical where ever applicable) in each of the subjects and with at least 30 % marks in English

 

Jadavpur University

Faculty of Engg. & Technology: a) All available courses including Bachelor of Pharmacy and except the five Year degree course in Architecture Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects with at least 60% (45% for Reserve Category Students) marks in all the above three subjects taken together, individual pass marks (both in theory & practical where ever applicable) in each of the subjects and with at least 30 % marks in English

 

Five Year Degree Course in Architecture: Besides the academic qualifications as stated above, 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, 2017 conducted by the CBSE Board

 

The West Bengal University of Animal &Fishery Sciences:
B. Tech (Dairy Technology) Course: Candidate must have passed the Qualifying Examination i.e. the ‘10+2’ examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics 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 50% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English taken together; the Board of the said Qualifying Exam must be recognized by the Central Govt. or State Govt. concerned

 

The Neotia University

All available B. Tech Courses except Marine Engineering:Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, as compulsory subjects with at least 60% marks in the above three subjects taken together

B.Tech in Marine Engineering: Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, as compulsory subjects with at least 60% marks in the above three subjects taken together and at least 50% in English

 

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) Examination of West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent exam from a recognized Council/Board in regular class mode with:

a) 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics taken together with individual pass marks (both in theory and practical where ever applicable) in each of the said subjects;

b) Minimum of 50% marks in English as subject in either in ‘10’ standard or in ‘10+2’ standard

c) These requirements are applicable for the Marine Engineering Course in any of the participating Institutions

 

Five Year Degree Course in Architecture:

a) 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 examination at the end of new ‘10+2’ scheme of Senior School Certificate Examination or equivalent with Mathematics as a subject of Examination at the 10+2 level
Candidate 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

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