WBJEE 2020: Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Pattern, Exam Date

WBJEE 2020: The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board (WBJEEB) conducts an entrance test for admission in various courses including Engineering, Agriculture and Pharmacy in the State of West Bengal. The entrance test is commonly known as WBJEE (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination). There are various Government and Private Institutes including Self-financing institute and Universities which considers WBJEE score for admission in engineering and other technical courses. After qualifying the WBJEE, candidates will be eligible to get admission in the desired course. The aspirants who are preparing for admission in the session 2020-21 can check here crucial information with regard to the WBJEE 2020 exam.

The WBJEE 2020 notification is expected to be published on the official website of the WBJEEB in the month of December 2020. The candidates can obtain the same by accessing the official website i.e. www.wbjeeb.nic.in. Candidates can register online from the month of December 2019 for the test to be held in the month of May 2020. Interested candidates can check relevant information including WBJEE online registration process, eligibility requirements, exam pattern, syllabus, preparation tips and crucial dates etc. here in this article below.

WBJEE 2020 Notification

  • The notification for WBJEE 2020 exam will be released online on the official website.
  • Online registration for WBJEE application form 2020 will commence from the month of December 2019. 
  • Interested candidates can apply till the last week of January 2020.
  • Aspirants are recommended to submit the application form within the prescribed time limit.

WBJEE 2020: An Overview

Name of the ExamWBJEE (West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam) 2020
Organizing AuthorityWBJEEB (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board)
Exam LevelState Level Exam
Exam ModeOnline (Computer Based Test)
Date of ExamMay 2020
Test Duration150 Minute
The medium of the TestHindi, English, Bengali
Registration ModeOnline
Application form availabilityDecember 2019
Closing date of registrationJanuary 2020
Course OfferedB.Tech./B. Pharma
Official Websitehttps://wbjeeb.nic.in/

WBJEE 2020 Important Dates

The candidates can check the tentative schedule of the WBJEE 2020 exam in the table below. We will update the actual dates after the release of the official notification:

Event NameDates (Tentative)
WBJEE 2020 online registration will start fromDecember 2019
Last date of submission of application formJanuary 2020
The date for correction in the application form and printing of the confirmation pageJanuary 2020
The release of WBJEE admit cardMay 2020
Date of Entrance Exam

Paper-I (Mathematics)

Paper-II (Physics & Chemistry)

May 2020

11.00 AM to 1.00 PM

2.00 PM to 4.00 PM

Result announcementJune 2020

WBJEE Eligibility Criteria 2020

All the aspirants must ensure before submitting online application form whether they are meeting the requisite eligibility norms for WBJEE 2020 exam or not. In order to do so, we recommend each one of you to obtain official information bulletin first from the website and go through it completely. However, we have collected crucial information with regard to WBJEE eligibility criteria which can be seen below:

  • Applicant must be an Indian citizen.
Age Limit Criteria
  • The candidate must attain the minimum age of 17 years as on crucial date i.e. 31st December 2020. No upper age limit is there for applying.
  • However, those who are opting for Marine Engineering course, they must fall within 17 to 25 years as on 31st December 2020.
Educational Qualification
  • Applicant must have completed 12th or equivalent exam from a recognized board/institute with Physics and Mathematics as mandatory subjects and one optional subject among Chemistry/Biotechnology/ Biology/ Computer Science/ Computer Application.
  • Candidates must score minimum 45% marks in the qualifying exam (40% marks in case of reserved category).
  • Candidates must pass English with minimum 30% marks.

Note: Candidates willing to pursue Pharmacy Course should have Chemistry and Physics along with one optional subject among Biology/Mathematics in the qualifying exam. Other conditions remain the same.

WBJEE Application Form 2020

Those who are meeting the prescribed eligibility conditions as mentioned above can proceed for applying online at the official website. Here candidates can important guidelines regarding the submission of WBJEE application form 2020:

  • Everyone must know that the WBJEE application form can be submitted through online mode only.
  • Candidates should obtain official information brochure first and should read it thoroughly.
  • It is expected that the application form will be available in the month of December 2019.
  • Visit the official website and find the concerned link to access the online application form.
  • After that fill all the particulars as per directions provided in the brochure.
  • Upload your recent passport size photograph and signature with the prescribed format and specifications.
  • Pay the requisite application or registration fee to complete the process.
  • After following all the steps as per instructions, submit the application form and take the printout of the confirmation page.

Application Fee

The WBJEE application fee is Rs.500/-.The candidates can this amount through online mode using net banking, credit/debit card or through e-challan. Remember the application fee is non-refundable in nature. Any request to refund the fee will not be entertained. 

WBJEE Exam Pattern 2020

The aspirants should have basic information about WBJEE exam pattern as it is important to crack the test. The crucial information on WBJEE 2020 exam pattern is as under:

  • Exam Mode: It is an offline test based on pen and paper.
  • Number of Papers: There will two papers i.e Paper I (Mathematics) and Paper II (Physics & Chemistry)
  • Exam Duration: The duration of both papers will be 2.00 hours each.
  • Number of Questions: There will be total 155 questions in the exam where 40 questions each from Physics & Chemistry paper and 75 questions from Mathematics Paper.
  • Type of Questions: All the questions in the exam will be objective type in nature.
  • Medium: The questions will be in English only.
  • Maximum Marks: The exam will be of 200 marks.
  • Negative Marking: Yes it is applicable and hence 1/4th marks will be deducted on the wrong attempt.
  • Subject: The questions will be based on Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.

WBJEE Syllabus 2020

The WBJEE syllabus will contain 11th and 12th standard Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology. Applicants should be aware of the prescribed syllabus as it is a very-very important part of the preparation. The details regarding WBJEE syllabus are given below:

Physics Syllabus

  • Work, Power, Energy
  • Laws of Motion
  • Kinematics
  • Magnetics
  • Physical World, Measurement, Unit & Dimensions
  • Heat and Thermal Physics
  • Electrostatics
  • Atomic Physics
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Current Electricity
  • Electromagnetic Waves
  • Viscosity
  • Oscillations & Waves
  • Gravitation
  • The motion of Centre of Mass, Connected System, Friction
  • Thermodynamics
  • Solid State Electronics
  • Particle Nature of Light & Wave-Particle Dualism etc.

Chemistry Syllabus

  • Physical Chemistry of Solutions
  • Atoms, Molecules & Chemical Arithmetic
  • Atomic Structure
  • The Periodic Table and Chemical Families
  • Chemistry of Metals
  • Chemistry in Industry
  • Radioactivity & Nuclear Chemistry
  • Coordination Compound
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure etc.

Mathematics Syllabus

  • Calculus
  • Algebra
  • Co-ordinate Geometry of Two & Three Dimensions
  • Trigonometry
  • Logarithms
  • Quadratic Equations
  • Complex Numbers
  • Sets, Relations and Mapping
  • Permutation and Combination
  • Probability etc.

WBJEE 2020 Admit Card

  • The candidates can download the WBJEE 2020 admit card from the official website using registration number and date of birth.
  • The admit card is expected to be released in the month of April 2020.
  • After downloading the admit card, take the printout of the same and keep it safe till entire examination process gets over.
  • On the day exam, must carry admit card along with one photo ID proof otherwise you will not be allowed to enter in the exam hall.

WBJEE 2020 Result

The WBJEE 2020 result is expected to be released in the month of June 2020. Candidates can obtain their result online at official website. After qualifying the test, candidates have to go through the counselling process to finalize the admission process. Candidates are recommended to take the printout of the result for future reference. The result will contain the candidate’s rank and mark obtained in the exam.

WBJEE Counselling 2020

The competent authority will publish separate notification inviting eligible candidates to participate in the e-counselling. Seat allotment process will be done only after the counselling. Everyone must attend the counselling otherwise he/she may lose the respective seat. Candidates will be informed about course-wise and institute wise availability of seats in the state.

Allotment of the seats is a purely merit-based process where the competent authority will prepare merit list keeping in mind written exam score, seat availability, category etc. It is expected that the WBJEE counselling will start from the month of June 2020.  In this regard, more information will be updated from time to time.

Official Website: https://wbjeeb.nic.in/

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