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WBJEE 2021: Application Form, Exam Dates, Pattern, Syllabus, Eligibility

WBJEE

WBJEE stands for West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam. WBJEE is conducted every year. The examination is a common entrance examination organised for admission in several Undergraduate courses.

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The WBJEE is governed by a special board that conducts other Joint Entrance Exams.

WBJEE is a state-level common entrance exam. After qualifying WBJEE, the aspirant can get admission in Engineering, Technology, Pharmacy, and Architecture UG courses.

The aspirants get admission in government as well as private colleges of engineering in West Bengal after qualifying WBJEE.

This article consists of all the necessary information about the Application, Important Dates, Syllabus, Result. The aspirants appearing the WBJEE 2021 must read the article below to find out these details about the exam.


WBJEE 2021 Overview

Exam Full NameWest Bengal Joint Entrance Examination
Also Known asWBJEE
Conducted BodyWest Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board
Exam LevelState Level
Examination CategoryUndergraduate
Exam PurposeAdmissions to various B.Tech courses
Mode of ExaminationPen and Paper Mode (Offline) Mode
Total PapersPaper 1 – Mathematics Paper 2 – Physics and Chemistry (combined)
Duration of ExaminationPaper 1 – 2 Hours Paper 2 – 2 Hours
Total Questions155 Questions
Total Exam centres219 centres
Mode of RegistrationOnline Mode
Participating Institutes116 Institutes
Total SeatsThrough WBJEE – 30207
Through JEE Main – 2804

WBJEE 2021 Important Dates

In this section, we will provide the details regarding WEBJEE 2021  Important Dates:

EventDate
Notification Release WBJEE 2021November 2020
Online Application Release DateDecember 2020
Online Application Close DateJanuary 2021
Last date of correction of certificate and document uploadJanuary 2021
Admit card releaseApril 2021
Exam dateApril 2021
WBJEE 2021 Answer Key Provisional ReleaseMay 2021
WBJEE 2021 Answer Key FinalMay 2021
WBJEE 2021 ResultMay 2021
Seat Allotment Counselling 1June 2021
Seat Allotment Counselling 2June 2021
Seat Allotment Counselling 3July 2021
Final AdmissionJuly 2021

WBJEE 2021 Application Form

For the WBJEE 2021 application form, candidates can check details provided below:

  • The WBJEE 2021 application process will start in the third week of December 2020.
  • Candidates are required to follow various process steps – registration, application form filling, uploading images (as per format and size), fee payment, and confirmation page printing.
  • To fill out the form, candidates must have registered with their valid mobile number & email id.
  • Rejection will result in multiple applications filed by individual applicants.
  • Candidates should take care of the details of the application. When the authority opens the correction window, Candidates can also make corrections in case of incorrect data.
  • Before applying for the form, Candidates should check the eligibility details. For further use, the candidates must safely keep the printed confirmation page.

Howto Fill WBJEE 2021 Application Form (Step by Step)

Step 1: Registration

First of all, by entering their names, birth dates, gender, parent name, identity proof details and more, the applicants must register. The applicants must also create a password.

Step 2: Filling of WBJEE Application Form 2021

After finishing registration, the applicant has to provide their personal, academic, and category information.

Step 3: Uploading of Scanned Documents

In this step, the applicants are expected to upload and submit their photograph and signature according to the guidelines provided by the conducting body. The specifications are as follows:

ParametersFormatSizeDimension
PhotographJpeg/jpg3 kb to 100 kb4 cm X 3 cm
SignatureJpeg/jpg3 kb to 30 kb4 cm X 1.5 cm
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Step 4: Fee Payment

Applicants are required to pay the requisite fee via online mode, i.e. net banking/credit card/debit card.

Step 5: Print Out Confirmation Page

Candidates have to download and print the generated confirmation page for future reference.

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Application Fee:

  • General/EWS : INR 700
  • SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B : INR 500

WBJEE 2021 Application Form Correction Window

The correction window will tentatively open until January 2021 last week. An application form can be amended or edited by the candidates who have submitted and paid the registration fee.

NOTE: No change to all primary registration information will be applicable, including name, father name, mother name, gender, date of birth.


WBJEE 2021 Eligibility Criteria

In the following section , please check the WBJEE eligibility criteria:

General Eligibility:

  • Nationality: Candidates must be Indian citizens.
  • Age Limit: The minimum age limit of the applicant should be 17 years as of 31 December 2021. Applicants must have been born on or before 31 December 2004.
  • Upper Age Limit: no other courses have an upper age limit. For marine engineering, the upper age limit is 25 years as of December 31, 2021.

Qualification Eligibility (For Engineering):

  • Qualifying Exam: Applicants should have qualified 10+2 level or its equivalent examination approved by the Central Government or State Government concerned.
  • Qualifying Percentage & Subjects: Students in the 12th level must have qualified with Physics & Mathematics as mandatory subjects and any candidate from the Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology, Computer Science & Computer Application securing 45% marks (40% marks for SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD categories) in the qualifying subjects.
  • English: The applicants should have qualified English at 10+2 level with a minimum of 30% marks.

Qualification Eligibility (For Pharmacy):

  • Qualifying Exam: Applicants should have qualified 12th standard or its equivalent from a recognized board or university.
  • Qualifying Percentage & Subjects: Applicants should have qualified 12th class with Physics & Chemistry as compulsory subjects & any 1 of the subjects among – Mathematics, Biotechnology, Biology, Computer Science & Computer Application. Marks required for qualification should be 45% marks (General) & 40% marks for reserved applicants.
  • English Subject: Candidates needs to qualify English subject in 10+2 class with 30% marks.

WBJEE 2021 Exam Pattern

Know the WBJEE 2021 exam pattern in section below:

  • Mode of Exam: The test is conducted via OMR Sheet (offline mode).
  • Type of Questions: It will contain multiple-choice questions with four options against each question.
  • Papers: The test is divided into two papers, i.e. Paper I Math and Paper-II Physics & Chemistry.
  • Shift: The test will take place in two shifts — the morning shift & afternoon shift.
  • Answering Mode: Candidates are required to use blue/black ballpoint pen to answer the questions.

Students can check the number of questions and marks in the below-given table:

SubjectsCategory ICategory IICategory IIITotal QuestionsTotal Marks
Physics30554050
Chemistry30554050
Mathematics50151075100

WBJEE 2021 Marking Scheme

The examination pattern includes three categories of questions with marking schemes as listed below:

CategoriesNumber of correct optionsMarks per questionNegative marking 
Category 1One only1-0.25 marks
Category 2One only2-0.5 marks
Category 3One or more20 marks

WBJEE 2021 Syllabus

The WBJEE 2021 MCQs will be based entirely on the class 11 and class 12 syllabuses of physics, chemistry and mathematics. The following are important mathematics, physics and chemistry topics:

Maths topics Physics topicsChemistry topics 
A.P, G.P, H.PThe physical world, measurements, units and dimensionsAtoms, molecules, chemical arithmetic 
Complex NumbersKinematicsAtomic structure
Polynomial EquationsLaw of motion, Centre of Mass, Friction, Gravitation.Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry
Permutation and CombinationThermodynamics, viscosity, kineticsThe periodic table and chemical families
Principle of Mathematical InductionOscillations and waves Chemical bonding and molecular structure 
Binomial theoremElectrostatics Coordination compounds
Matrices Current ElectricityChemical energetics and chemical dynamics
Sets, Relations and Mapping Magnetic effect of currentPhysical chemistry
Statistics and ProbabilityMagnetics Environmental chemistry
TrigonometryElectromagnetic induction and Alternating current Chemistry of carbon compounds
Coordinate Geometry – 2D and 3DElectromagnetic waves Aromatic compounds
Calculus OpticsIntroduction to Bio-molecule

WBJEE 2021 Preparation Tips

Candidates can follow the instructions given below to do well in the exam and qualify the exam:

  • Candidates need to select good study materials online or offline before they commence any preparation for the test.
  • Understand the specifics of the curriculum and the entrance exam pattern.
  • To learn what the exam is, level of difficulty, and other patterns, solve sample papers and past papers.
  • Start preparing and fully comprehend the tactic for the examination.
  • Get your friends/teachers/internet short notes or prepare them for the exam yourself.
  • By routine practice, you will prepare well for the test.

WBJEE 2021 Recommended Books 

Several well-known books are on the market for WBJEE 2021, but the curriculum for WBJEE is purely based on the West Bengal State Board’s class 11 and class 12 curriculum. The main source to start preparing the textbooks specified in the school curriculum should therefore be the reference.

In addition, the following books can be consulted for candidates who want to refer to additional information other than the prescribed material:

Book NamePublisher
WBJEE Chapterwise Explorer Engineering – Physics and ChemistryMTG Editorial Board
WBJEE Engineering Solved Paper 2021Arihant Experts
18 Years JEE Main Chapter-Wise Solved Papers (2019 – 2002)Disha
WBJEE Chapterwise Explorer Engineering – MathematicsMTG Editorial Board

WBJEE 2021 Answer Key

The WBJEE response key consists of the correct answers to all the questions asked during the entrance exam. By comparing their answers with correct ones, the applicants could calculate their likely scores with the answer key WBJEE 2021.

  • Right after the examination at wbjeeb.nic.in, the Board releases the answer keys.
  • The answer keys will be available in PDF format and online.
  • By logging in via your credentials (registration number and password), students can download or challenge the WBJEE answer keys.
  • For applicants to contest the answer keys, INR 500 per question must be paid by the net banking, debit card, or credit card.
  • WBJEE Answer Sheets will also be made available on the official site with scanned images.
  • WBJEEB will freeze the published answer keys and decisions on answers after evaluating the challenges. Their judgment is the last and can no longer be discussed.

WBJEE 2021 Result/Rank Card

WBJEE Results will be released on official website in the form of a rank card. You can download the results using your application number and password. In each paper, WBJEE Rank Cards have all the relevant ranks, total score, qualifying status and component scores.

Every exam taker will be issued rank cards, but only qualified candidates will be awarded the rank. Rank cards are required in the process of counselling and admission so they must be kept safely.

How to Check WBJEE 2021 Result

  • Visit the official website of WBJEE 2021.
  • Find and click on the result/rank card link.
  • Applicants will have to provide their WBJEE 2021 application number and password.
  • Click on the Submit option.
  • The result will be visible on the screen.
  • Applicants can download the result in the form of a rank card and print it out.

WBJEE 2021 Merit List

On the basis of documents and marks scored by applicants, WBJEEB publishes two separate merit lists:

  • General Merit List: GMR is produced on the basis of the combined scores both in paper 1 and in paper 2.
  • All Engineering, Technology, Architecture and Pharmacy courses will be admitted on the basis of General Merit List only, in Jadavpur University.
  • Pharmacy merit list: Entirely based on paper 2- physics and chemistry results.
  • All pharmacy courses except in Jadavpur University are granted admission based on the Pharmacy Merit List.
  • Applicants in Paper 1 and Paper 2 shall receive both GMR and PMR, while applicants in Paper 2 only receive PMR.
  • Moreover, WBJEEB releases for SC, ST, and OBC categories of individual reserved category-merit positions.
  • The seat allocation and admission will be based on GMR and PMR and not on category ranks.

WBJEE 2021 Cutoff 

In order to have greater chances of enrollment to the participating institutes, the cutoff of the WBJEE will consist of the minimum ranks that applicants will have to secure. The officials will take into account numerous factors attributed to the entrance test during the preparation of the cutoff, such as level of difficulty, number of candidates, trends in cutoff from the previous year and more. It should be noted that the WBJEE 2021 cutoff will vary according to the applicants’ chosen course, institution and category.

WBJEE MarksWBJEE Rank
Marks > 213Ranks < 10
212 to 20011-50
199 to 18851 — 200
187 to 175201 — 600
174 to 163601 — 1000
162 to 1501001 — 2500
149 to 1382501 — 4000
137 to 1254001 — 6000
124 to 1006001 — 10000
99 to 7510001 — 16000
74 to 6316001 — 25000
62 to 5025001 — 35000
< 50> 35000

WBJEE 2021 Reservation of Seats

For the specified categories, reserved seats are available according to the standards of the institution or the state of West Bengal concerned.
Seats are reserved according to the category of the applicant.
The reserved seats are eligible for students belonging to SC / ST / OBC-A / OBC-B / PwD and West Bengal domicile.

Below are the reservation rules applicable to various WBJEE participating colleges:

Institution NameRules for Reservation
State University/ University Departments Concerned University rules
Government colleges Reservation Rules of Government of West Bengal
Private Universities As decided by the authority of the concerned institution.

For PwD applicants with 40 to 70 percent reservation is available in the following categories: 

  1. Locomotor Disability
  2. Visual Impairment
  3. Hearing Impairment 
  4. Speech and language disability
  • In the Government Engineering Colleges across various branches, total 13 seats are reserved.
  • The applicants are required to apply by their Zila Sainik Board, Home, West Bengal government, Writers’ Buildings, Kolkata- 700001, West Bengal (for former servicemen) and Soldiers’ Units respectively.
  • The total income for families is expected to exceed INR 2.5 lakhs per year and the exemption from the tuition fee is important.

WBJEE 2021 Counselling

For JEE Main and WBJEE qualified candidates, WBJEE 2021 counselling is offered separately. The details necessary to finish the registration procedure must be provided during registration. The Rs. 500 fee for advice must also be paid by online mode, i.e. net bank/credit card/debit card, respectively.

That being said, rank holders of WBJEE 2021 will not have to pay the counselling fee. The applicants must select the desired choices and institutions. The applicants are encouraged to fill as many choices as possible during the counselling. All selected options should be in the order of preference.

Documents Required for Counselling

  • Print out of WBJEE 2021 Rank Card
  • WBJEE 2021 Admit Card
  • Receipt of Counselling Registration Fee
  • Seat Allotment Letter
  • 10th Standard Qualifying Examination Admit Card
  • 12th Standard Mark Sheet
  • PwD Certificate (if applicable)
  • Category Certificate (if applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate (if applicable)

List of Courses offered through WBJEE 2021

CodeBranch Name
AGRAGRICULTURAL ENGINEERING
APMAPPAREL & PRODUCTION MANAGEMENT
EIEAPPLIED ELECTRONICS & INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEERING/ELECTRONICS & INSTRUMENTATION ENGINEERING
ARCARCHITECTURE
ATEAUTOMOBILE ENGINEERING
AIDB.ARCH(GENERAL)
BMDBIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING
BOTBIOTECHNOLOGY
CRMCERAMIC ENGINERING AND TECHNOLOGY
CHECHEMICAL ENGINEERING
CHTCHEMICAL TECHNOLOGY
CVECIVIL AND ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING
CIVCIVIL ENGINEERING
CSSCOMPUTER SCIENCE & ENGINEERING(CYBER SECURITY)
CSDCOMPUTER SCIENCE & ENGINEERING(DATA ANALYSIS)
CSECOMPUTER SCIENCE & ENGINEERING/COMPUTER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
CSBSCOMPUTER SCIENCE & BUSINESS SYSTEMS
COECONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING
EEEELECTRICAL & ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
ELEELECTRICAL ENGINEERING
ECEELECTRONICS & COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING/ELECTRONICS & TELECOMMUNICATION ENGINEERING
ECIELECTRONICS & COMMUNICATION ENGINEERING(INDUSTRY INTEGRATED)
FETFOOD TECHNOLOGY
FTBFOOD TECHNOLOGY AND BIOCHEMICAL ENGINEERING
INTINFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
ICEINSTRUMENTATION AND CONTROL ENGINEERING
IEEINSTRUMENTATION ENGINEERING/INSTRUMENTATION & ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING
JFTJUTE & FIBRE TECHNOLOGY
LETLEATHER TECHNOLOGY
MREMARINE ENGINEERING/MARINE TECHNOLOGY
MECMECHANICAL ENGINEERING
MEAMECHANICAL ENGINEERING(AUTOMOBILE MANUFACTURING)
MTEMETALLURGICAL ENGINEERING
OPEOPTICS & OPTOELECTRONICS
PSTPOLYMER SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
ENEENERGY ENGINEERING
PWEPOWER ENGINEERING/POWER PLANT ENGINEERING
PNTPRINTING ENGINEERING/PRINTING TECHNOLOGY
PROPRODUCTION ENGINEERING
RMTROBOTIC ENGINEERING
TEXTEXTILE TECHNOLOGY

How to Contact WBJEE?

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board
AQ-13/1, Sector-V, Salt Lake City,
Kolkata-700 091
WBJEE Official Website: www.wbjeeb.in


WBJEE 2021 FAQs

On the official website you can apply for WBJEE 2021 only via online mode. No form is available in printed form.

NO, multiple applications can lead to a rejection.

YES, all future interactions are to be made by registered mobile number and e-mail ID so that applicants are required have registered e-mail ID and mobile number.

Qualified applicants will be asked to participate in WBJEE 2021 counselling through registration and selection of courses and colleges. Seat allocation will be made according to the merit, preferences and seat availability. The applicants would have to authenticate their documents and pay the balance fee in order to confirm enrollment.

WBJEE 2021 results are available in online mode consisting of overall scores as well as ranks and other details.

Yes. WBJEE 2021 will take place as a pen and paper exam. The examination will take 4 hours. The applicants must try Paper 1 (Mathematics) and Paper 2 (Chemistry and Physics).

Yes. The applicants can access the WBJEE 2021 admit card online.

In the event of any inaccuracy, you will receive a message or e-mail from the authority in which case it must be immediately corrected within one day. Basic information such as Name, Birth Date, Name of Father, Name of Mother can not be changed once filled out and submitted.

Yes, JEE Mains applicants must pay a Rs 500/- registration fee once their payment is successfully completed, the confirmation page can be downloaded.

The total length of the WBJEE examination is 4 hours. The examination consists of 2 papers, Physics and Chemistry (Paper II) for 2 more hours, Mathematics (Paper I). Both papers are performed on one day.

Yes,1/4th marks will be reduced in categories I&II for incorrect answers but there are no negative marks in category III.

The question paper consists of three different categories, one mark is Category I, and two marks each are Category II & III.

Applicants must have passed a 10-2 (or equivalent) physics and mathematics examination together with one of the core subject of chemistry / biotechnology / computer science / computer application / technical professional subject. They should have scored individual pass marks in all these subjects.

If you have any further questions about WBJEE 2021, you can post your queries in the comments section below.

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