WBJEEM Eligibility Criteria 2017

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam 2017

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 2017

Candidate must be the citizen of India. He/she should have the domicile of West Bengal for Medical courses; those candidates are not domicile of West Bengal, They can appear for engineering courses

Age Limit

The lower age limit is 17 (seventeen) years as on 31st December 2017. There is no upper age limit in appearing in the WBJEE-2017. A candidate born on or after 01st January 2000 is not eligible to appear in the WBJEE-2017
However, for admission to the degree level Marine Engineering Course; the lower age limit is 17 years as on 31st December 2017 and the upper age limit is 25 Years as on 31st December 2017

Educational Qualification:

Candidates applying for WBJEEM-2016 must have the following minimum academic qualifications Candidates who are appearing for the higher secondary examination (10+2 level) or its equivalent examination in 2017

For appearing in the WBJEE-2017 both Paper-I & Paper-II (for enlistment in the Merit Rank List-I i.e. the GMR):
a) 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 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
b) Candidates must have obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in the above three subjects taken together
c) Candidates 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 Govt. or State Govt. concerned

For appearing in the WBJEE-2017 only in Paper-II (For enlistment in the Merit Rank List-II i.e. the PMR):
Candidate must have passed ‘10+2’ examination with Physics and Chemistry along with any one of Mathematics / Biotechnology /Biology / Computer Science/Computer Application 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 case of candidates belonging to reserved category) in the above three subjects taken together

Must have passed English in the ‘10+2’ examination with at least 30% marks; the board of the said Qualifying Exam must be recognized by the Central Govt. or State Govt. concerned
The Criteria for admission into Bachelor of Pharmacy course in Jadavpur University is given in section 3.3.1.2-a

A candidate appearing in the Qualifying Examination i.e. the ‘10+2’ Standard Exam in 2017 may appear in the WBJEE-2017 but shall not be made eligible for allotment of seat for admission if he/she does not pass the Qualifying Exam with required minimum standard of eligibility criteria as stated above

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 and 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

Also See..

WBJEEM 2016 Notification Dates | West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam

WBJEE 2016 Important Dates

WBJEEM 2016 Application Procedure

WBJEEM Biological Science Syllabus

WBJEEM Mathematics Syllabus

WBJEEM Physics Syllabus

WBJEEM Chemistry Syllabus

 

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