WBJEE Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme (TFW)
Applicable only for undergraduate level engineering / technology / pharmacy / architecture courses.
WBJEE TFWS – Tution Fee Waiver Scheme of AICTE has been implemented by the State Govt. in the Higher Education Department for meritorious and economically backward students domiciled in West Bengal for admission in to universities / university departments, government colleges and self financing universities/ colleges offering engineering/ technology /pharmacy/ architecture courses.
Selection of candidates for the TFW scheme shall be decided on the basis of merit and preference of eligible students in WBJEEM-2016.
The student must be domiciled in West Bengal and the domicile certificate has to be uploaded during online application.
Total annual Family Income of the student from all sources must be less than Rs. 2.50 lakhs (Rupees two lakhs and fifty thousand) only and the income certificate as detailed below has to be uploaded during online application.
The waiver is limited to the Tuition Fee only. All other fees will have to be paid by the beneficiary.
Availability of seats under TFW Scheme along with other modalities.
For Universities/University Departments, seats available for admission under TFW scheme shall be as per the decision of the concerned University Authority.
For govt. and self financed Engg/Tech/Pharma colleges, maximum 5% of sanctioned intake per course is available on supernumerary basis (over and above the sanctioned seats) for admission under TFW scheme.
In the event of non-availability of students in this category or in-case of any vacancy created due to non-reporting of any candidate, already selected under this scheme, the seats shall not be allotted to any other category of applicants.
Candidates must submit the ‘Income Certificate’ as per the proforma provided in APPENDIX-X of this Information Brochure. Download the same and print in duplicate.
Get two copies certificate filled in properly and duly authenticated/signed by a competent authority. Upload a scanned copy during online application and retain the original for verification during counseling.
The duplicate copy is to be kept with the issuing authority for future reference/ verification.