WBJEE 2024 entrance exam will be conducted in the month of April 2024. West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination is a state level exam conducted once in a year by WBJEE Board. Through WBJEE exam, candidates can get admission in various UG Level programme of Engineering and Technology, Pharmacy and Architecture. Qualified candidates can get admission in various Govt. colleges, universities and self-financed institutions of West Bengal state. Candidates can check all the details about the WBJEE 2024 such as WBJEE application form, eligibility criteria, exam pattern, syllabus, etc. from this article:
WBJEE 2024 Exam Dates
Candidates can check all the tentative dates for the WBJEE 2024 exam from the below given table:
|Events||Dates 2024 (Tentative)|
|Starting of Online registration||Third week of December 2020|
|Last date to fill form & make fee payment||Third week of January 2024|
|Downloading the confirmation page||Last week of January 2024|
|Correction window opens||Fourth week of January 2024|
|Availability of admit card||Second week of April 2024|
|Exam date||Third week of April 2024|
|Publication of Answer key||First week of May 2024|
|Last date of challenging the answer key||Second week of May 2024|
|Publication of recorded responses||Second week of May 2024|
|Publication of final answer key||Third week of May 2024|
|Declaration of result||Fourth week of May 2024|
|Beginning of counselling||Fourth week of May 2024|
WBJEE 2024 Application Form
Interested candidates must check the following important points related to WBJEE 2024 Application Form:
- The WBJEE 2024 registration form will be available from the third week of December 2020.
- The WBJEE application process is divided into the following steps – Registration, application form filling up, uploading of images (as per prescribed format and size), registration fee payment and printing of confirmation page.
- Candidates must have a valid and active mobile number and email id for filling the form.
- Candidate must take care while filling details in the application form. However, if by mistake any candidate have fill the incorrect details, then he/she can make correction when the authority opens the correction window.
- Before filling the application for, candidates must check the course-wise WBJEE eligibility criteria from below section.
- Applicants are advised to print the confirmation page for further use.
WBJEE 2024 Application Fee
After filling all the details in the WBJEE application form, candidates have to pay the WBJEE registration fee which is Rs. 500 for all category candidates.
Mode of Payment:
The WBJEE application fee can be paid thorough online or offline mode.
- In Online mode via debit card, credit card & net banking.
- In Offline mode through E-challan of Allahabad bank.
How to apply for WBJEE 2024?
Given below are the steps that candidates can follow to apply for WBJEE 2024 exam:
- Visit the WBJEE official website which is wbjeeb.nic.in and click on the link displaying “WBJEE 2024 Registration”.
- For registration, candidates have to enter personal details like name, date of birth, contact number, Email ID and submit it.
- Exam registration number and password will be sent by the authority on the registered contact number and Email ID.
- Log in again to fill the WBJEE Application form 2024.
- After filling all the details asked in the WBJEE application form, candidates have to upload their domicile certificate, category, PwD status along with the scanned photograph and signature.
- After uploading the documents, candidates have to pay the WBJEE application fee using any of the available mode.
- At last, candidates must print the duly filled application form for future use.
WBJEE 2024 Application Form Correction
Authority will provide the WBJEE 2024 application form correction facility tentatively from the Last week of January 2024. Candidates who have successfully applied and paid the application fee can edit or modify the application form.
NOTE : Candidates cannot make changes in primary registration data including name, father’s name, mother’s name, gender, date of birth.
WBJEE 2024 Eligibility Criteria
Given below is course-wise WBJEE 2024 Eligibility criteria, that every candidate must check before applying for the WBJEE exam:
- Nationality: Only Indian Candidates can apply for the exam.
- Age Limit: Interested candidates must be of 17 years as on 31 December 2024. Applying candidates must have his/her date of birth on or before 31 December 2004.
- Upper Age Limit: There is no upper age limit set by the Board for various courses. However, for marine engineering, candidate must have upper age of 25 years as on 31 December 2024.
Qualification Eligibility For Engineering Courses:
- Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed/appearing in class 12 or its equivalent exam recognized by the Central or State Government institution.
- Qualifying Percentage & Subjects: Candidate must have passed class 12 with Physics & Mathematics as main subjects and any one subject from Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology, Computer Science & Computer Application. Interested candidates must have 45% marks (Candidates belonging to SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD categories must have 40% marks) in the qualifying subjects.
- English: Applicants must have passed English at class 12 with minimum 30% marks.
Eligibility Criteria for Pharmacy Courses:
- Qualifying Exam: Candidates must have passed/appearing in class 12 or its equivalent from the recognized board or university.
- Qualifying Percentage & Subjects: Candidates must have Physics & Chemistry as mandatory subjects in class 12 and one subject from Biotechnology, Mathematics, Biology, Computer Science and Computer Application. Such candidates must have 45% marks (General) & 40% marks for other reserved category candidates.
- English Subject: Candidates must have qualified English subject in class 12 with at least 30% marks.
WBJEE 2024 Exam Pattern
Given below is the exam pattern of WBJEE 2024 that candidates must check to know more about WBJEE exam:
- Exam Mode: Offline mode i.e. Pen-Paper Based Test.
- Type of Questions: Multiple choice questions.
- Papers: WBJEE question paper is divided into two papers, i.e. Paper I – Mathematics and Paper II – Physics & Chemistry.
- Shift: Exam will be conducted in two shifts – Morning shift & Afternoon shift.
- Answering Mode: Candidates have to use blue/black ball point pen to fill the OMR sheet.
Candidates can check the marks and question distribution of WBJEE paper from the below given table:
|Subjects||Number of Questions||Total Questions||Total Marks|
|Category – I (1 mark)||Category – II (2 marks)||Category – III (2 marks)|
WBJEE 2024 Syllabus
WBJEE Syllabus mainly includes topics from the class 12 level. Questions are generally asked from the following subjects – Physics, Mathematics & Chemistry. Candidates can check the subject wise important topics asked in the WBJEE exam from below:
- Physics: Measurements, Gravitation, Laws of motion, Viscosity, Electrostatics, Kinetic theory of gases, Physical World, Units & dimensions, Magnetic effect of current, Optics, EMI and AC current, etc.
- Mathematics: Co-ordinate geometry of three dimensions, Coordinate geometry of two dimensions, Algebra, Trigonometry, Calculus, integration and differentiation etc.
- Chemistry: Molecules and Chemical Arithmetic, The Periodic Table and Chemical Families, Atoms, Atomic Structure, Chemical Energetics and Chemical Dynamics, Physical Chemistry of Solutions, Coordination Compounds, etc.
WBJEE 2024 Recommended Books
Given below are some preparation books that will help candidate to cover whole syllabus:
|Name of the Book||Publisher name|
|WBJEE Engineering Solved Paper 2024||Arihant Experts|
|WBJEE Chapterwise Explorer Engineering – Physics and Chemistry||MTG Editorial Board|
|WBJEE Chapter wise Explorer Engineering – Mathematics||MTG Editorial Board|
|18 Years JEE Main Chapter-Wise Solved Papers (2020 – 2003)||Disha|
WBJEE 2024 Preparation Tips
For scoring good marks in the WBJEE exam, candidates can opt for the following preparation strategies that will help them to score well:
- Candidates must refer some good study materials in both online and offline mode.
- Must check the detailed syllabus and exam pattern of the WBJEE entrance test.
- Solve sample papers and previous years papers to know more about the exam, its difficulty level and many more.
- Candidate must prepare the strategy that can help them to cover whole exam syllabus.
- Prepare short notes from with the help of teachers / internet or prepare it yourself.
- Take proper diet and sleep and this will help in increasing the concentration power.
WBJEE 2024 Admit Card
WBJEE 2024 Admit Card will be available from the second week of April 2024. Candidates can download the admit card in online mode. The admit card contains all the important details such as candidates name, exam name, exam date, time & venue, etc.
Applicants are advised to check all the details mentioned on the WBJEE admit card after downloading it. If any incorrect detail is found in the admit card, then candidates must contact the officials to rectify the problem as soon as possible. Candidates have to show their admit card to the invigilator when asked by them on the exam day.
How to download WBJEE 2024 Admit Card?
Candidates can follow the steps given below to download the WBJEE Admit card:
- Visit the WBJEE official website.
- Click on the “WBJEE 2024” tab
- Now the link to download WBJEE admit card will appear on the screen. Candidates have to login using application number and password.
- WBJEE admit card will appear on screen. Candidates are suggested to download and print the admit card for future use.
WBJEE 2024 Answer Key
WBJEE Board will release the WBJEE answer key in the first week of May 2024. Candidates can download the WBJEE Answer Key in online mode from the official website of the conducting authority.
After downloading of answer key, candidates can challenge the answer key if any mistake is found in it. Taking all the challenges under consideration, authority will release the final answer key tentatively from the third week of May 2024.
WBJEE 2024 Result
WBJEE 2024 Result will be declared in the fourth week of May 2024. Candidates can check their result from the official website. The result will be available in the form of WBJEE rank card which consist of candidate’s ranks, component scores & total score in both papers. For downloading the result, candidate have to login using application number and password obtained at the time of registration.
Candidates are advised to download the result and take its printout for the future admissions process.
WBJEE 2024 Counselling
WBJEE 2024 Counselling will be held in May 2024. Authority will conduct the counselling in online mode. The conducting board will release the course-wise & institute wise seats list in online mode for the counselling purpose. Only the shortlisted candidates will be eligible for participate in WBJEE counselling.
Authority will verify the documents of the qualified candidates at the time of counselling. Such candidates have to report to the institute allotted to them to complete their admission procedure.