Presidency University Admission(PUBDET/PUMDET) 2020 – The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board (WBJEEB) offers admission to Undergraduate courses in three years of BA /BSc. (Hons) and at Postgraduate level courses of two years in MA/MSc courses in Open Quota. Admission to these courses is done through the entrance exam known as PUBDET and PUMDET conducted by the WBJEE Board. Interested candidates can apply for the course online by filling the application form from official website wbjeeb.in by paying the processing fee for the same. Stay tuned to the article to know full information and regular updates for the Presidency University Admission 2020.
Presidency University Admission (PUBDET/PUMDET) 2020
Candidate must check the eligibility criteria and all the details related to the course from this page before proceeding for filling the application form. Check the expected dates for the PUBDET and PUMDET 2020 from the table below.
|Availability of Application Form||4th week of Feb 2020||3rd week of Feb 2020|
|Last date to fill the application form||2nd week of Mar 2020||2nd week of Mar 2020|
|Issuance of admit card||1st week of Jun 2020||1st week of Jun 2020|
|Date of Examination||3rd week of Jun 2020||3rd week of Jun 2020|
|Declaration of result||4th week of Jul 2020||3rd week of Jul 2020|
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Eligibility Criteria 2020
Applicants are advised to check the eligibility criteria before applying for the course. Check the minimum eligibility which candidate must-have for filling the application form.
Here candidates must note that below given details are as per last year information brochure & for reference purpose only .
- The applicant must be a citizen of India.
- There is no upper or lower age limit.
- Candidate must have passed 10+2 from Council of Higher Education, West Bengal or any other Equivalent Examination.
- Candidates must have qualified with a minimum of 5 subjects including English also. The aggregate will be calculated from the best four subjects.
- Applicants with International International ‘A’ level or International Baccalaureate qualification 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.
- Candidate must obtain minimum aggregate marks in 12th standard as per the table below.
Special Academic Criteria-
Besides the minimum aggregate, as shown above, the candidate is also required to fulfill the following special academic criteria for admission in respective courses.
|Course||Special Academic Criteria|
|Bengali||The candidate may apply from Arts / Science stream at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have Bengali as one subject with 60% marks in Bengali
|English||The candidate may apply from Arts / Science stream at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have English as one subject with 65% marks in English-A (WBHS) or 75% in English
|History||The candidate has to apply from Arts stream at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have History as one subject with 65% marks in History
|Political Science||The candidate may apply from Arts / Science stream at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have English as one subject with 60% marks in English
|Sociology||The candidate may apply from Arts / Science / Commerce stream at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have English as one subject with 70% marks in English
|Hindi||The candidate may apply from Arts / Science stream at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have Hindi as one subject with 60% marks in Hindi
|Performing Arts||The candidate may apply from Arts / Science stream at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have English as one subject with 60% marks in English
|Physics||The candidate has to apply from Science stream with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have secured 80% in Physics and 80% in Mathematics
|Chemistry||The candidate has to apply from Science stream with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have secured 80% in Chemistry
|Mathematics||The candidate has to apply from Science stream with Mathematics as one subject at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have secured 80% in Mathematics
|Statistics||The candidate has to apply from Science stream with Mathematics as one subject at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have secured 80% in Mathematics or 80% in Statistics (if Statistics is one of the subjects taken at the 10+2 level)
|Life Sciences||The candidate has to apply from Science stream with|
Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Statistics and Biology at 10+2 level.
|Economics||The candidate may apply from Arts / Science / Commerce stream at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have Mathematics (not Business Mathematics) as one subject with 70% marks in English (A/B) and 75% in Mathematics
|Geography||The candidate may apply from Arts / Science stream with any three of the following subjects at 10+2 level:|
Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, Statistics, Economics, Political Science, Sociology, History, Geography, Geology.
|Geology||The candidate has to apply from Science stream with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics at 10+2 level.|
The candidate must have secured 70% in each of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
- Candidate must be a citizen of India.
- There is no upper or lower age limit.
- Candidate must have passed (not before 2020) or appearing for the examination of B.A./B.Sc (Hons) in 2020
- Applicants who have appeared in the final year of BA/B.Sc (Hons) must appear with the original documents at the time of counselling.
- A candidate who appeared in the final year of BA/B.Sc (Hons) but don’t have the final result at the time of counselling will be given provisional admission on the basis of production of their previous mark sheets/grade cards of previous semester of graduation level.
- The applicant must obtain the minimum required marks in the examination as per the table below.
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Application Form 2020
After checking all the eligibility criteria candidate can apply for the course by filling the application form online. The candidate has to go to the official website for filling the application forms for PUBDET/PUMDET. The form will be filled in the online mode and candidates have to pay the processing fee of application form only after it the form will be submitted. The application fee will be submitted in the online mode via Net banking, Debit or credit card.
Application Fee: In order to complete the application process, candidates have to pay Rs. 500 (as per previous year information) plus the Bank’s Service Charges as applicable. The fee can be paid through online mode via Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card or Bank Challan.
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Admit Card 2020
Candidates who will successfully fill the application form will be able to download the admit card from the official website. Admit card will be released on the official website and candidates can download it with the help of login credentials. Without carrying the admit card candidate will not be allowed to sit in the examination hall. Applicants are advised to check the details mentioned in the downloaded admit card. The candidate has to appear for the exam at the allotted exam center.
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Exam Pattern 2020
Candidates must go through for the exam pattern first before preparing for the exam. Candidates can check the exam pattern according to last year from below:
- Mode of Paper – Offline.
- Type of Questions – Multiple Choice Questions.
- Marking Scheme – +1 for every correct answer and ( -½ ) for every incorrect answer.
- Duration of Exam – 90 minutes (2 hours).
- Language of Paper – English, Bengali, and Hindi.
- Total Marks of Exam – 100.
Note: The exam pattern is as per the records of last year. So, there might be a change in the pattern of the exam. In case of any changes in the pattern of examination after the release of the latest notification then, it will be updated here.
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Syllabus 2020
Candidates can check the syllabus as per last year and can get the rough idea for preparing for the exam. Check the syllabus below.
For PUBDET- Main & important topics regarding the PUBDET 2020 are given below in order to prepare for the examination you need to cover all the topics or subjects such as: Bengali, English, Hindi & History etc., for more information regarding the same please refer to below provided image.
For PUMDET: Candidates must prepare all the important topics of their graduate level in order to appear for PUMDET 2020:
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Exam Center 2020
Candidates have to fill only 2 centers as per choice at the time of filling the application form. No change will be considered later for change in the allotted exam center. Check the list below of exam centers as per last year:
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Result 2020
After the examination candidate will be able to check the result from the official website. The result will be released in the form of scorecards and no intimation regarding it will be sent to the candidates. To check and download the result candidate have to login through the application number and password. Qualified candidates will be called for the counselling round after the declaration of result. he cut off marks shall be decided by the Board.
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Counselling 2020
After the declaration of the result, the counselling will be conducted by the WBJEEB. The notification regarding the counselling & seat allotment/provisional admission will be published after the result declaration. Candidates have to bring all the documents in the original as well as in the self-attested photocopy form. The applicant must report to the assigned date and center for the counselling since no other chance will be given. Candidates who failed the document verification round will be rejected from the admission procedure on the spot. The candidate who will take admission must be present for the counselling as no other person can sit in the place of him/her.
Presidency University 2020 Domicile Certificates
Domicile Certificates for PUBDET & PUMDET-
Those candidates who will take admission in the reserved category seats will be required West Bengal Domicile certificate. The certificate will be required at the time of counselling round.
Criteria to be treated as the domicile of West Bengal-
The following candidates will be treated as the domicile of West Bengal who belongs to following category:
- Resident in West Bengal who’s living for continuously 10 years, OR
- Whose parents is/are the permanent residents of West Bengal having the permanent address within the State of West Bengal.
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Seat Matrix 2020
Availability of seats as per as category and the course is shared in the form of an image which is given below this heading.PwBD seats are included in the total number of seats in the respective courses. It can be changed at the time of Counselling.
Category and course wise availability in the OPEN quota ( Non- PU Quota) seats are as follow and it can be changes at the time of Counselling.
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Reservation 2020
Reservation policies of the West Bengal State Higher Education Institutions Act 2013 and West Bengal State Higher Education Institutions Act 2014 will be followed for the admission in the reserved seats for SCST/OBC-A/OBC-B and PwD.
- Reserved category seats will be available for only those candidates who are from the West Bengal only.
- Candidates have to submit the category certificate issued from the competent authority.
- Candidate has to carry the category certificate in every stage of exam for counselling or for admission and in case the certificate found to be incorrect the candidate will lose the seat for admission to the course.
Presidency University PUBDET/PUMDET Selection Procedure 2020
The selection procedure for admission to the courses PUBDET and PUMDET can be checked from the image which is given below. Candidate have to clear the stage first in order to appear for the next stage. Check the information below, which is based on the previous year information brochure.
- Entrance Test – The very first step is candidate have to sit for the entrance examination and only after qualifying the entrance exam he/she will be eligible for the next round.
- Counselling – Those candidates who will qualify the entrance test will be called for the counselling round.
- Document Verification – Qualified examines have to bring all the original documents and self attested documents for the document verification round. Only after fulfilling all the eligibility requirements candidate will be allotted seat for admission to the course.
The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) established in 1962 by the Government of West Bengal. The board was authorized to conduct the Joint Entrance Examination for various institutions of West Bengal in Medical, Engineering, and Technology. The board conducts examinations for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate level. WBJEEB allot admission on the basis of Counselling from the year 2012. The exam PUBDET/PUMDET conducts in the offline mode while the result declared for both the courses through the online mode by publication on the official website.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Ans – The application fee is non-refundable under any circumstances to the candidate.
Ans – No, there is no lower and upper age limit for the course.
Ans – The exam will be conducted in an offline manner for both PUBDET and PUMDET course.
Ans – Yes, the marking scheme for the PUBDET entrance exam will be based on the negative marking for every correct answer candidate will yield +2 marks while for incorrect answer candidate will lose the -½ marks.
For more information regarding Presidency University Admission 2020 (PUBDET/PUMDET), download the previous year information brochure (reference purpose)-
- For more details, about PUBDET – Information Brochure.
- For more details, about PUMDET – Information Brochure.
Insofar, official details of Presidency University for PUBDET and PUMDET 2020 have not been announced. Information on this page is as per last year’s brochure and for reference purposes only. As soon as information brochure releases, details will be updated here.