WBJEE 2019: Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Dates, Syllabus, Exam Pattern

WBJEE 2019West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE 2019) is managed by the WBJEE Board. It is a state level entrance exam for the candidates to get admission in Architecture, Pharmacy and Engineering courses. Numbers of state universities, government colleges and self financed institutions offer admission on the basis of WBJEE score. In this article candidates can get all details regarding WBJEE 2019.

WBJEE 2019 Exam Dates

In this article, candidates can check the WBJEE 2019 exam dates.

EventsDates (Tentative)
Starting of online application form3rd week of December 2018
Last date to fill form, pay application fee and download confirmation page3rd week of January 2019
Availability of correction windowLast week of January 2019
Download of admit card2nd week of April 2019
Date of examination4th week of April 2019
Publication of result1st week of June 2019
Starting of counsellingLast week of June 2019

WBJEE Application Form 2019

Candidates are advised to fill the online application form only after going through the information brochure.

  • The WBJEE application form 2019 can be filled through online mode.
  • Candidates can start the application form filing procedure from the third week of December 2019.
  • The last date to fill application form, pay application fee and download the confirmation page will be the third week of January 2019.
  • Candidates also have to upload their scanned images of photograph and signature.
  • The details filled in the application form should be exactly as mentioned in the school certificates.
  • Application will not be completed until the confirmation page will be generated.

Application Fee:

  • The application fee will be Rs. 500/-.
  • Application fee can be paid either online mode or in cash through Allahabad Bank e-challan.

Eligibility Criteria


Candidate must be the citizen of India.

Age limit:

The candidate age should be 17 years as on 31.12.2019. There is no upper age limit to apply. For admission to the degree level Marine Engineering course, the upper age limit will be 25 Years as on 31.12.2019.

Appearing Candidates:

Candidates studying in 12th are also eligible to apply.

For Engineering:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidate must have passed the 12th or equivalent examination from the recognized board.
  • Subjects: Physics and Mathematics along with one of Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Computer Science/Computer Application are the compulsory subjects. Candidates must pass individually in all the three subjects.
  • Minimum Marks: It is necessary to obtained 45% marks (40% in case of reserved categories) in three subjects taken together.
  • Must pass English with at least 30% marks.

For Pharmacy:

  • Qualifying Exam: Candidates should qualify the 10+2 examination from a recognized board.
  • Subjects: Candidates must pass with Physics and Chemistry along with any one of Mathematics/Biology as compulsory subjects with individual pass marks in all the three subjects.
  • Minimum Marks: Candidates must secure at least 45% marks (40% for SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD category) in all three subjects taken together.

WBJEE Exam Pattern 2019

Here, in this section candidates can view the complete WBJEE 2019 exam pattern.

  • Mode of Exam: The exam will be conducted through offline (OMR) mode.
  • Duration of Exam: 2 hours will be provided to complete the whole exam.
  • Type of Questions: Multiple choice questions (MCQ) will be asked in the exam.
  • Negative Marking: In category- I & category II, 0.25 marks will be deducted for each wrong answer. There is no negative marking in category-III.
(1 Mark)
(2 Marks)
(2 Marks)
Total QuestionsTotal Marks
No. of Questions

In Category-I: Only one answer option is correct.
In Category-II: Only one answer option is correct.
In Category-III: One or more answer options are correct

WBJEE Syllabus 2019

The syllabus will be prepared from class 11th and 12th class of the respective board. It will include subjects such as Physics, chemistry, mathematics and biology. The complete syllabus is given below:


  • Physical World, Measurements, Units & Dimensions
  • Atomic Physics
  • Nuclear Physics
  • Solid state Electronics
  • Optics (II) Wave Optics
  • Motion of centre of mass, connected systems, Friction
  • Gravitation
  • Bulk properties of matter
  • Viscosity
  • Heat & Thermal Physics
  • Thermodynamics
  • Kinematics
  • Laws of motion
  • Work, power, energy
  • Kinetic theory of gases
  • Oscillations & Waves
  • Electrostatics
  • Current Electricity
  • Magnetic effect of current
  • Magnetics
  • Electromagnetic induction & alternating current
  • Electromagnetic waves
  • Optics I (Ray optics)
  • Particle nature of light & wave particle dualism


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


  • Algebra
  • Trigonometry
  • Co-ordinate Geometry of Two Dimensions
  • Co-ordinate Geometry of Three Dimensions
  • Calculus

FAQ’s (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: 10% of approved seats in Private & Self Financing Engineering & Technology colleges will be available for admission through JEE-Main 2019.
Answer: One should have passed minimum of 10 years as on 31.12.2018.
Answer: There is no restriction on date of issue of caste certificate.
Answer: In this case candidate can get a duplicate copy of Confirmation Page. To get a duplicate confirmation page, candidate has to apply to the Board and pay a processing fee of Rs. 500/- by a bank draft in the name of “West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board” payable in Kolkata. 
Answer: Candidates can correct all details except Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Date of Birth and Gender.
Answer: The lower age limit will be 17 years as on 31.12.2019 and no upper age limit to apply.
Answer: No, you cannot change it.

WBJEE 2019 Admit Card

The candidates will able to download their admit card through online mode. The downloading of admit card will be started form the second week of April 2019.

Candidates have to carry one photo Id proof along with WBJEE 2019 admit card and one photograph. Candidates can bring the Id’s such as Aadhar card/ Pan card/ Passport/ voter card/ 10th standard admit card/ School-ID card.

WBJEE Answer Key 2019

The authority will declared the model answer key soon after the completion of entrance exam. Candidates can also challenge the answer key if they are not satisfied with the official answer key.

The challenge will be accepted through online mode by paying Rs. 500/- through online mode. After evaluation of challenges, the final answer key will be uploaded on the website along with OMR answer sheet.

WBJEE 2019 Result

Candidates can download their WBJEE 2019 result from the first week of June 2019. The candidates can also download their rank card till the last date of e-counselling and admission.

A general merit rank (GMR) will be prepared on the basis of WBJEE 2019 marks scored by the candidate to get admission in engineering, pharmacy and architecture courses in Jadavpur University. A separate rank will be prepared for the reserve category candidates.

WBJEE Counselling 2018

The e-counselling will be conducted by the board to allot the seats to the candidates after the declaration of result. Candidates those listed in the rank list will be called for the counselling.

The counselling and the admission will be completely based on GMR. 10% seats will be filled through JEE Main 2019 rank. All verifications are done during counselling and subsequent admission and registration with the university.

If you have any other queries about WBJEE 2019, you can write your queries in the comment box given below.

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  1. Rokeya Zarnegar says:

    I was looking for pharmacy where it shows that Mathematics or biology only one is required. I have biology as my compulsory sub but I can’t found the questions pattern or syllabus about that.

  2. Sushil Kumar says:

    I have been cleared 12th exam in 2016.am I eligible for wb jee.

  3. Paul Suman says:

    I am doing CBSE class Xii from Meghalaya but I am an Indian National. Am I eligible to appear WBJEE in 2019 ?

  4. sumanta rana says:

    i am studying in xii with pcm in WBCHSE.i will appear in higher secondary exam2019
    ,am i eligible?

  5. Prabhudeba pati says:

    I am dropping wbjee 18 because I have not prepared well
    Is it a good idea to drop a year in wbjee

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