WBJEE 2020: Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Exam Dates

WBJEE 2020WBJEE 2020 is a state level undergraduate entrance test. It will be organized by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board. This exam is conducted for providing admission in UG courses in the field of engineering & technology, architecture and pharmacy. Various Universities, Govt. Colleges and Self Financed Institutions of West Bengal state consider the WBJEE score to offer admission. The examination will be conducted through offline mode with the four hour duration. Read the full article to get details for WBJEE 2020 including notification, application form, eligibility, dates, exam pattern, etc.

WBJEE 2020 Exam Dates

The official dates of WBJEE 2020 have not been announced yet. Till then you can check the tentative dates from the table given below:

Starting of online form filing3rd week of December 2019
Last date for form filling & fee payment3rd week of January 2020
Last date to download the confirmation pageLast week of January 2020
Application form correction windowLast week of January 2020
Admit card release2nd week of April 2020
Exam date4th week of April 2020
Release of answer key1st week of May 2020
Last date to challenge the answer key2nd week of May 2020
Recorded responses publish2nd week of May 2020
Last date to claim for Review2nd week of May 2020
Final answer key publish3rd week of May 2020
Result declaration4th week of May 2020
Counselling beginsLast week of May 2020

WBJEE Application Form 2020

Below we have provided some important instructions to fill the application form:

  • There will be no printed application form available so candidates will have to apply online for WBJEE exam.
  • WBJEE 2020 Application Form will be released in the third week of December 2019.
  • Candidates must have a mobile number and a unique email ID to fill the application form.
  • Any duplicate application form will lead to rejection.
  • Candidates will be needed to upload the scanned images of photograph and signature.
  • Candidates can make correction in the details filled in the application form (except registration details) during the correction window.
  • Candidates must keep safe the printout of the confirmation page for further use.

Application Fee:

  • The application fee to be paid by the candidates will be Rs. 500/- plus bank service charges.
  • The fee will be remitted through credit card, debit card or net banking.
  • Payment can also be done through cash using e-challan of Allahabad bank.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check the eligibility criteria before applying for WBJEE 2020:

General Eligibility

  • Nationality: Candidates must be a citizen of India.
  • Age limit: The minimum age limit is 17 years as on 31st December 2020. Candidates must have born on or before 31st December 2003.
  • Upper Age Limit: For marine engineering course, the upper age limit will be 25 years as on 31st December 2020. No upper age limit for other courses.

Qualification Eligibility (for Engineering):

Qualifying Exam10+2 or equivalent exam recognized by the Central Government or State Government concerned.
SubjectsPhysics & Mathematics as compulsory subjects and any one from the Chemistry, Biotechnology, Biology, Computer Science & Computer Application.
PercentageMust have secured 45% marks (40% marks for SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD categories) in the above mentioned subjects.
English SubjectShould have qualified English at 10+2 level with minimum 30% marks.

Qualification Eligibility (for Pharmacy):

Qualifying Exam12th or equivalent examination.
SubjectsPhysics & Chemistry as compulsory subjects and any one from the Mathematics, Biotechnology, Biology, Computer Science & Computer Application.
PercentageMinimum 45% marks for general and 40% marks for other reserved categories.
English SubjectIt is mandatory to qualify the English subject in 12th class with minimum 30% marks.

WBJEE Exam Pattern 2020

The detailed exam pattern for WBJEE examination is given below:

  • Mode: The test will be conducted through OMR based (offline mode).
  • Papers: The examination is divided into two papers, i.e. Paper I – mathematics and Paper II – physics & chemistry.
  • Shift: The test will be conducted in two shifts, i.e. morning shift (11:00 AM to 1:00 PM) and afternoon shift (2:00 PM to 4:00 PM).
  • Type of Questions: The question paper will contain multiple choice questions with four options against each question.
  • Answering Mode: Candidates are required to use blue/black ball point pen to answer the questions.
  • The marking scheme and number of questions for WBJEE exam is provided below:

Number of Questions

Total QuestionsTotal Marks
Category – I (full marks – 1)Category – II (full marks – 2)Category – III (full marks – 2)

WBJEE Syllabus 2020

The syllabus will contain topics from mathematics, chemistry and physics subjects. Some important topics of WBJEE Syllabus has been listed below:

Mathematics: Algebra, Trigonometry, Coordinate geometry of two dimensions, Co-ordinate geometry of three dimensions, Calculus, etc.

Physics: Physical World, Measurements, Units & dimensions, Laws of motion, Gravitation, Viscosity, Kinetic theory of gases, Electrostatics, Magnetic effect of current, Electromagnetic induction & alternating current, etc.

Chemistry: Atoms, Molecules and Chemical Arithmetic, Atomic Structure, The Periodic Table and Chemical Families, Coordination Compounds, Chemical Energetics and Chemical Dynamics, Physical Chemistry of Solutions, etc.

How to Prepare for WBJEE

Here we are providing some beneficial tips and tricks to prepare for the examination:

  • Make a strategy plan for your preparation and give equal weightage for all the subjects.
  • Get details about the officially prescribed syllabus and exam pattern.
  • Choose the good study materials or books which cover all the syllabus of WBJEE exam.
  • Make short note during your preparations and revise them at the end time of preparation.
  • Stay concentrated for your studies and prepare well.

FAQ’s (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: The application form will be released through online mode only.
Answer: There is no attempt limit to apply for WBJEE examination.
Answer:  Yes, you can make fee payment through e-challan of Allahabad Bank.
Answer:  Yes, the board will provide the application form correction facility in the last week of January 2020.
Answer: The generation of confirmation page is the last step to fill the application form. There will be no need to send the confirmation page to the board.
Answer: The syllabus will consists of mathematics, physics and chemistry subjects. Candidates can check the detailed syllabus from the above given section.
Answer: Candidates will have to upload the scanned images of photograph and signature in the prescribed format.
Answer: No, you cannot edit name, father’s name, mother’s name and DOB in the application form.

WBJEE 2020 Admit Card

The admit card will be provided in the second week of April 2020. Candidates must keep safe the admit card for further use.

WBJEE Admit Card 2020 will be released via online mode. Admit cards will be issued only on the basis of the information provided by the candidate.

Candidates will be required to carry the printed admit card to the examination centre. To get a duplicate admit card, candidates are required to apply to the Board and pay a processing fee of Rs. 500/- through bank draft in the favor of “West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board” payable in Kolkata.

WBJEE Answer Key 2020

The model answer key will be published in the first week of May 2020. Candidates will be able to check the WBJEE 2020 Answer Key via online mode.

Students can also challenge against the model answer key through online mode. Candidates will have to pay Rs. 500/- per question to challenge the answer key.

The processing fee will be remitted through net banking/debit card/ credit card and e-challan. The final answer key will be released in the third week of May 2020.

WBJEE 2020 Result

The board will publish the WBJEE result 2020 through the website. It will be announced in the fourth week of May 2020.

The scanned images of OMRs and machine read responses will be uploaded within two or three weeks after the examination. Candidates can view the responses through their login.

The result will be published in the form of WBJEE rank card. It will contain the relevant ranks, total score and component scores in both papers. Candidates can download their rank card through login.

WBJEE Counselling 2020

Candidates who will be awarded a rank in the entrance test are eligible to participate in the counselling process. WBJEE 2020 Counselling will be conducted via online mode.

Course-wise and institute wise availability of seats will be published on the website. The documents will be verified at the reporting centre on the specified dates. Once the seat is allotted, candidates are required to report to the allotted college to complete the admission procedure.

For any other queries about WBJEE 2020, you may leave your queries below in the comment section.

Displaying 6 Comments
  1. Satyajit Shit says:

    sir,please tell me best book for each subject of wbjee

  2. Sweta Jaiswal says:

    If i go for pharmacy is it necessary to give the maths paper?

  3. sandeep kumar says:

    Application form for jeep intrance counsaling the adimasation open up

  4. Indrayudh Debnath says:

    Are u sure sir wbjee 2020 will held??? Actually in a paper I read that no of students for wbjee is decreasing.. so I am afraid if the wbjee 2020 will held or not..plz ans sir

  5. Rajdeep Das says:

    My dob is 08.06.2003 can I appear jee bengal 2020

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