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WBJEE 2017 would hold the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations 2017 for admission to various UG courses in WB.
Various Universities, Government colleges, and Self- financed Institutes of West Bengal would offer admission to those qualifying in the entrance exam.
You would need to fill up the online application form in order to apply for the exam.
Those who are interested can check the article below on this page to get all important information related to WBJEE 2017 like eligibility criteria, admit card, application form, syllabus, results, counselling etc.
|Exam Name||West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam, (WBJEE) 2017|
|Exam type||UG Level Entrance Exam|
|Conducted by||West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board|
|Commonly called as:||WBJEE|
|Exam category||State Level|
WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria
You need to fulfill the specified eligibility criteria to apply for WBJEE 2017.
Those who do not fulfill the eligibility criteria would not be given admission under any conditions.
Therefore, before applying for the examination you need to have complete understanding of the eligibility criteria.
You can check the WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria in the table given below:
- You need to be at least 17 years of age as on 31 December, 2017.
- There would be no upper age limit.
- You need to be a citizen of India.
- You need to have domicile of West Bengal
- You need to have passed 10+2 examination of WB Council of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent exam.
- You must obtain individual pass marks in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics with a total of 60% marks (55% for reserved category) in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics taken together.
- You must pass in English with at least 30% marks.
WBJEE 2017 Reservation
Certain number of seats is reserved for you based on your category.
Those who belong to Schedule Caste/ Schedule Tribe/ Other Backward Classes- A/ Other Backward Classes- B/ Person with Disabilities categories and also a domicile of WB would be allotted seats under reservation by the Participating Institutes.
You can check the rules of reservation applicable in different institutes in the table given below:
|Nature of Institution||Reservation Rules|
|Self-financed colleges||As notified by concerned Institution Authority|
|University||Concerned University Act/ Rules|
|Government Colleges||Reservation Rules of Government of WB|
Note: 10% of the seats would be reserved for admission to individuals based on the merit list of JEE Main 2017.
WBJEE 2017 Exam Dates
The Important Dates of WBJEE 2017 would allow you to track important events of the exam.
You can check the dates for availability of application form, issuing of admit card, WBJEE exam date and other important dates below in the table.
Note: The dates provided below are tentative.
The dates would be updated once the precise dates are officially announced.
|Availability of Information bulletin along with pro forma for domicile and income certificates||Last week of December 2016|
|Start of Online application form fill- up||1st week of January 2017|
|Last date of filling up of application form and registration||Last week of February 2017|
|Last Date of fee payment||1st week of March 2017|
|Last date of document uploading||1st week of March 2017|
|Last date of printing confirmation page||Last week of March 2017|
|Window for correction ((based on Board’s feedback and self-induced errors) along with uploading of correct Certificates etc||2nd week of March 2017|
|Availability of Admit card for download||1st week of April 2017|
|Examination Date||3rd week of May 2017|
|Declaration of Result||1st week of June 2017|
WBJEE 2017 Application Form
- You need to fill up the application form online.
- You are required to fill your personal details.
- You would have to select a password and a security question and answer.
- After the successful submission of the application form, an application number would be generated for your future reference.
- After the application number is generated and the password is selected, the next step would be to upload the required images and documents.
- You are required to upload your recent colored passport size photograph, left hand thumb impression, signature and other applicable documents.
- After uploading the necessary documents and images, you would have to pay the application fee.
- You can pay the fee of Rs 500/- (plus bank’s service charge) either via Credit card or Debit card or through Allahabad bank Challan.
- After paying the application fees, a confirmation page would be generated.
- You need to make sure to print the confirmation page and keep it secure for future use.
WBJEE 2017 Exam Cities
- WBJEE 2017 would be conducted in different districts of WB and in 2 other states.
- You are required to choose 3 exam centres in decreasing order of your preference at the time of filling up the application form.
You can check the name of the districts and states of WBJEE 2017 Exam Centers in the table given below:
|5||24 pgs south|
|9||24 pgs North|
WBJEE 2017 Admit Card
- The Admit Card of WBJEE 2017 would be made available to download in the 1st week of April, 2017, tentatively.
- You are required to enter your application number and password to download the admit card.
- You need to make sure to go through all the details given in the admit card.
- You must take a print out of the admit card and keep it safe.
- Those without the admit card would not be allowed to sit in the examination hall.
WBJEE 2017 Exam Pattern
The Exam Pattern of WBJEE 2017 would help you to get an understanding of the question pattern, scheme of marks and other important information.
The Exam pattern would help you to prepare for the exam in a more effective way.
The Exam Pattern of WBJEE 2017 is mentioned in the table below:
|Type of Question||MCQs|
|Mode of Exam||Offline|
|Subjects||Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics|
|Duration||2 hours for Physics + Mathematics 2 hours for Chemistry|
|Total no. of Questions||
|Total no. of marks||
Category of WBJEE 2017 questions Pattern
|Subject||Question Category 1||Question Category 2||Question Category 3|
|Mathematics||50X1 mark||15×2 marks||10×2 marks|
|Physics + Chemistry||30×1 marks + 30×1 marks||5×2 marks + 5×2 marks||5×2 marks + 5×2 marks|
WBJEE 2017 Result
- WBJEE 2017 result would be declared in the 1st week of June 2017, tentatively.
- The result would be announced online.
- No hard copy of the result would be issued to you.
- You have to login with your WBJEE 2017 application number to view your result.
- You are advised to take a print out of the result and keep it safe for future use.
WBJEE 2017 Counselling
- There would be 3 rounds of counselling.
- Those who are eligible have to register online in the 1st round of counselling.
- After the registration is done successfully, you are required to pay the registration fees of Rs 500/- via Credit card/ Debit card or e- challan of Allahabad Bank.
- After the payment of registration fee, you would be allowed to fill the choices.
WBJEE 2017 Participating Institutes
- The Participating Institutes of WBJEE 2017 offer admission to you on the basis of your performance in WBJEE 2017.
- The Participating Institutes contains different Government colleges, Self-financed Institutions, Universities and Minority Institutes of WB.
- There are around 104 Participating Colleges which offer admission to UG engineering courses.
- The total number of seats available is around 36,000.
Check the top 10 WBJEE 2017 Participating Institutes below:
|Sr.No.||Name of Institutes|
|1||Coochbehar Government Engineering College|
|2||Government College of Engineering and leather technology, Salt Lake|
|3||Kalyani Government Engineering College|
|4||University Institute of Technology, Burdwan University, Burdwan|
|5||Government College of Engineering and Textile Technology, Serampur|
|6||Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College|
|7||Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, Salt Lake|
|8||University of Calcutta|
|9||Jadavpur University, kolkata|
|10||University of Kalyani- Science Instrumentation Centre, kalyani|