PUBDET 2021 | Presidency University Bachelor Degree Entrance Test Application Form, Dates, Syllabus

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Presidency University Kolkata announces Presidency University Bachelor Degree Entrance Test (PUBDET) 2021

PUBDET 2021 – Presidency University, Kolkata has invited application for admission to various Undergraduate Programmes through a Common Entrance Exam PUBDET 2021, which will be conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) for the academic year 2021-22.

About PUBDET-2021

  • West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) will conduct common entrance test PUBDET-2021 held on 07th July 2021 (Saturday) and 8th August 2021 (Sunday) and counselling for admission into various three-year B.A./B.Sc. (Honours) Undergraduate Courses in the Presidency University for 2021-22 academic session.
  • The Board will conduct Common Entrance Examinations titled PUBDET-2020 for admission to three year B.A. /B.Sc. (Honours) Course in the Presidency University. The medium of admission tests will be English except for vernacular subjects like Hindi & Bengali.

Program Offered

  • 3-year B.A. /B.Sc. (Honours) Course in Chemistry, Economics, Geography, Geology, Mathematics, Life Sciences, Physics, Statistics, Bengali, Sociology, English, Performing Arts, Hindi, History, Philosophy, & Political Science

PUBDET 2021 Important Dates

Start Date of Online application form19th March 2021
Last Date for submission of Online ApplicationLast week of April 2021
Online Correction and Downloading revised Confirmation Page1st & 02nd week of May 2021
Downloading of Admit CardLast week of May 2021
Date of Examinations07th July 2021 & 8th August 2021
Publication of ResultsLast week of August 2021

Eligibility Criteria for PUBDET 2021

Citizenship Applicant must be a citizen of India.
Age LimitThere is no upper or lower age limit.
Educational Qualifications :
  • Candidates who have passed (or before 2020)/appeared (in 2021) in the Higher Secondary Examination (10+2 system) conducted by the Council of Higher Secondary Education, West Bengal, or an equivalent examination are eligible to apply.
  • Candidates must pass the 12th standard examination with at least five recognized subjects (full marks of each not less than 100), including English language and excluding Environmental Science. The aggregate is to be calculated considering scores in best four recognized subjects.
  • Candidates with International ‘A’ level or International Baccalaureate qualifications must have at least three subjects at the IGCSE level and three subjects at the ‘A’ level, with English in either of the two levels.
  • The candidates appearing in the qualifying examination may also apply.

PUBDET 2021 Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply through the official website
  • Candidates are required to go through the Information Bulletin carefully before applying for the examination.
  • Application for the examination must be done online only. No printed application form is available.
Important Instructions follow for online application :
  • Ensure filling genuine application form available online at
  • It is essential to have a mobile number and a unique email ID. All future communications will be sent to the registered mobile number and email ID. WBJEEB will not be responsible for non-receipt of any communication due to the mobile number and/or the email ID being wrong/non- existing/nonfunctional/changed or due to network condition.
  • Once the registration details i.e., name, father’s name, mother’s name, gender, domicile and date of birth are entered and submitted, this information cannot be changed/modified/edited under any circumstances.
  • Do not attempt to make any duplicate application. Do not share your application number; password, security question/answer with anyone.
  • Upload scanned copy of photograph and signature as per the instructions provided in the Information Bulletin. If any candidate receives any SMS/email regarding discrepancy in photograph/ signature, he/she must take corrective action immediately within one day. Admit cards will not be issued if these images are illegible and thus not acceptable.
  • If any information other than name, father’s name, mother’s name, gender, domicile and date of birth given in the application needs to be corrected, the rectification can be done by the candidate only within the notified ‘Correction Period’. The Board cannot and will not make or allow any correction thereafter.
  • The Examination Fees can be paid by Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card only. Application fee for the examination is Rs 500 (Rupees five hundred only) for General candidates and Rs 400 (Rupees four hundred only) for SC/ST/OBCA/OBC-B candidates, plus the Bank’s service charges as applicable.

Application Fee

For General CandidatesRs. 500/- (Rupees five hundred only)
For SC/ ST/ OBCA/ OBC-B CandidatesRs 400/- (Rupees four hundred only)
Mode of PaymentOnline through Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card only

PUBDET 2021 Admit Cards

  • Admit Card for the Entrance Examination shall be downloaded by the candidate himself/herself from the University website

Admission Process

  • All admissions shall be made on the basis of marks obtained by the candidates in the Entrance Examination to be conducted by the University.

Schedule of PUBDET-2021

  • The medium of tests will be English except for vernacular subjects like Hindi and Bengali. Any candidate can apply for maximum 2 (two) papers.
Date Paper/ SubjectSchedule
31.07.2021 (Saturday)Physics & Political Science10:00 am – 11:30 am
Geography & Hindi12:00 pm – 01:30 pm
Mathematics & Philosophy / Sociology/ Performing Arts2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Geology & History4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
01.08.2021 (Sunday)Chemistry & Bengali10:00 am – 11:30 am
Statistics & English12:00 pm – 01:30 pm
Life Science & Economics2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

PUBDET 2021 Exam Pattern

Mode of ExamOffline mode
Duration1 hours, 30 minutes
Type of QuestionMultiple- Choice Question (MCQ) type
No. of Question50 questions
Total Marks100 marks

Syllabus of Examination

  • The tests will be based on the 11th and 12th standard syllabi of various recognised boards/councils.

Examination Centre

  • The examination will be conducted in various zones e.g. Kolkata Central, Kolkata–North, Kolkata–South, Howrah, Kharagpur, Berhampur, Kalyani, Bankura, Haldia, Asansol, Burdwan, Durgapur, Siliguri, Coochbehar, Srirampur.
  • Any of the exam centres may be dropped if an adequate number of candidates is not available.

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