Here are the details of WBJEE 2013 Exam, Dates, Paper Pattern, Centres, Colleges and Online Application Forms.
What is WBJEE?
WBJEE stands for West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations. WBJEE is an common entrance exam which is conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board for getting admission into the undergraduate courses in Engineering/Technology/Architecture/Medical/Dental and Pharmacy in universities/colleges in West Bengal. The filling of application form will start in the last week of December and it will lasts till last week of January. The score the candidates obtained in the WBJEE is valid for a year.
WBJEE 2013 Paper Pattern :-
The exam question paper is divided into 2 sections. The first section consists of multiple choice type questions (80% marks) and second section is of short answer type questions (20% marks). Each question is provided with 4 options including 1 correct answer.
WBJEE 2013 Eligiblity:-
The students must be a citizen of India and must have passed the H.S.(10+2) or its equivalent examination
* For Pharmacy –
General students must secure at least 45% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Biology taken together (40% for SC/ST Students) and at least 30% marks in English (for all categories).
* For B.E./B.Tech./B.Arch. –
General students must secure at least 45% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics taken together (40% for SC/ST students) and at least 30% marks in English (for all categories).
* For Marine Engineering –
At least 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics taken together and 50% marks in English either in 10th standard or in (10+2) standard.
* For MBBS and BDS –
General students must secure at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biology taken together (40% for SC/ ST students) and 30% marks in English (for all categories).
Institute/colleges accepting WBJEE score:-
Bengal Engineering and Science University
Asansol Engineering College
DR B C Roy Engg College
GuptaCollege of Technological Science
JalpaiguriGovt Engg College
MurshidabadCollege of Engg & Tech
RCC Inst of Information Technology
Siliguri Inst of Technology
TechnoIndia College of Technology
Seacom Engineering and many more.
Number of seats through WBJEE :-
Arround 50,000 seats will be available through WBJEE.
WBJEE Sample Papers :-
WBJEE Practice Papers will be available in this space soon so stay tuned with us.
WBJEE 2013 Exam Date :-
The exam will held in the second week of April.
WBJEE Marking Scheme :-
Every Wrong answer will lead to the deduction of 33.33% mark of that question from the total mark.
Where To Get The Application Form :-
The application forms will be available for sale by mid November till the end of the year at specified branches United Bank of India in West Bengal. The candidates can buy the forms on all working days and between the working hours of the bank by paying the fee for it. It can also be obtained by post from the Board’s office but that requires another application requesting for the post and at an additional fee of Rs 200/- including the required fee for the application form. If the candidates require postal service, a demand draft of the above mentioned total fee in favor of the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board payable at Howrah/Calcutta should be sent to the concerned authorities. 15th of December will be the last date for requesting the application kit by post.
After obtaining the kit, the filled up application form should be sent enclosed in the printed window envelope the candidate receives in the kit. It’s compulsary that the forms should be sent by speed post only so that it can reach the Board within the last date of the 12th of January. Personal submissions and courier submissions are not accepted and will not be entertained.
WBJEE Cost of Application Form :-
The Application Kit will be available from different Branches of United Bank of India on payment of Rs.500/- and Rs.600/- in cash.
WBJEE 2013 Results :-
The exam result will be declared in the first week of May. Students can check it out on the officail website.