West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination, WBJEE is the Common Test for admission to different degree level courses in Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy and Architecture in Universities, Government Colleges as well as Self Financing Technological Institutes in West Bengal. It is the Common Test for admission to different degree level courses in Medical, Dental, Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy and Architecture in Universities, Government Colleges as well as Self Financing Technological Institutes in West Bengal. The WBJEEM examination will be conducted on four subjects: Biological Sciences, Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
Based on courses offered, there will be 3 (three) categories of examinees as listed below:
|Option||Availability of courses for admission through WBJEEM-2014||Candidates have to appear in the following subjects||Type|
|1||Engg/Tech/Arch/Pharm||Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry||E|
|2||Medical/Dental/Pharm||Biological Sciences, Physics, Chemistry||M|
|3||Engg/Tech/Arch/Pharm/Medical/Dental||Biological Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry||C|
|4||Pharmacy only (other than Jadavpur University)||Physics & Chemistry||E/M/C|
Note on subject of examination for Pharmacy candidates
Jadavpur University: Candidates have to appear for Maths along with Physics & Chemistry as “E” or “C”.
Other Pharmacy colleges: Candidates may be from “E” or “M” or “C” type. In fact, candidates desirous of studying only Pharmacy in these colleges can sit for Physics & Chemistry paper alone to get merit listed under this category.
Other State candidates are not eligible for medical/dental courses. They can register only as ‘E’ type candidate. They have to sit for both papers (Mathematics and Physics & Chemistry) in order to get rank in Engineering/Technology. They may opt to sit only for Physics & Chemistry paper in order to get admission to Pharmacy colleges other than Jadavpur University, as explained above.
The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board was formed in the year 1962 for the purpose of holding Common Entrance Examinations for the Undergraduate Level Engineering Courses in the State of West Bengal. The endeavour of the Board has always been directed towards enhancement of transparency in conducting Common Entrance Examinations for various professional Undergraduate and Postgraduate level courses in the State through effective state-of-the-art technology. Online application and admission through e–Counselling is operational for the undergraduate level Engineering and Medical courses of the State.
For the academic session, the Board will conduct the Common Entrance Examination for admission to Undergraduate Courses in Medical, Dental, Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy and Architecture in Universities, Govt. Colleges and Self Financed Institutes in the State.
At present the Board is functioning at:
- AQ-13/1, Sector-V, Salt Lake City, Kolkata-700 091.
- Phone : (033) 23671198
- Tollfree Helpline Number: 1800 345 0050
- Email : wbjee[at]nic[dot]in
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WBJEE Exam Archives
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WBJEE Important Information
- List of Universities and Colleges
- Examination Centre
- Counselling and Admission
- Cut-off Rank for Counselling
- Answer Key
- Result | Engineering Toppers | Medical Toppers
- Expected Cut Offs
- View OMR Sheet and Challenge Recorded Response
- Syllabus – Old | New
- Model Question Papers
- Previous Year Question Papers with Answers
- Cut Offs – College Wise
- Rank Predictor
- Opening and Closing Ranks
- College and Branch Predictor
Important Notice regarding admission to Engineering, Technology, Pharmacy and Architecture courses-1
Admission to a degree level course in Engineering/Technology/Architecture/Pharmacy in the State of West Bengal shall be made on the basis of the merit/rank of a candidate either in the State Common Entrance Examination i.e. West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination for Engineering and Medical (WBJEEM) or the National Level Common Entrance Examination i.e. JEE Main. It is clarified that for admission into the UG course in Engineering/Technology/Architecture/Pharmacy it would be essential for the candidate to have appeared in the State Joint Entrance Examination i.e. WBJEEM or the JEE Main and secure a rank, and the admission shall not be made on the basis of marks obtained in the ‘10+2’ level of examination alone. This has concurrence of the Department of Higher Education, Government of West Bengal.
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