WBJEE 2017

West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam (WBJEE)

WBJEE 2017

WBJEE 2017WBJEE 2017 - The first round of WBJEE 2017 seat allotment has been announced. Registered candidates can check their result by selecting the exam, entering their roll number, password and security pin. West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) started the process of WBJEE 2017 counselling from June 12, 2017 till July 17, 2017 in three rounds. The online registration and payment of fees for WBJEE 2017 counselling commenced from June 12, 2017 till June 19, 2017. The result of WBJEE 2017 was declared on June 5, 2017. Candidates were able to check their ranks through the released result. The Board had also announced the list of help centres that conducted mock counselling sessions for WBJEE 2017 from May 15 till May 30, 2017. This facility was available from 11 am to 5 pm on all working days and was aimed to help students understand the counselling process. The correction facility of the application form of WBJEE 2017 was available from February 6 to February 8, 2017. WBJEE 2017 Application form was made available from January 5, 2017. Aspiring candidates could pay the application fee for WBJEE 2017 through online & offline mode till February 4, 2017. West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) has conducted the WBJEE 2017 entrance test on April 23, 2017 for admissions to undergraduate engineering programmes. WBJEE was held in offline mode in 2 sessions – the morning session for Paper-I in Mathematics (11 am - 1 pm) and the evening session for Paper-II in Physics & Chemistry (2 pm-4 pm). WBJEE 2017 was held in centres across 19 districts as well as two test centres in neighbouring states of Assam and Tripura. Candidates could download the WBJEE Admit Card from April 10, 2017. Aspirants must go through the article below to know all about WBJEE 2017 such as eligibility criteria, important dates, application form correction, exam pattern, syllabus, answer key, result, counselling and much more.

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WBJEE offers admissions to the engineering courses in about 104 institutes and colleges across the state through a common counselling held after the announcement of the WBJEE 2017 Result declaration. Admissions to participating Institutes of WBJEE 2017 will be offered to the candidates on the basis of their ranks in WBJEE 2017. However, self-financed engineering colleges may also offer admission to candidates on the basis of their rank in all India common entrance test, viz. JEE Main 2017.

 

A brief about WBJEE 2017

Exam Name

West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam

Commonly known as

WBJEE

Exam Type

UG Entrance Exam

Exam Category

State Level

Conducting authority

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) 

Exam Date

April 23, 2017

Mode of Exam

Offline (OMR) mode

Application Availability

From January 5, 2017 to February 4, 2017

Mode of Application Form

Online

Mode of Fee Payment

Online & Offline

Number of Registration

Over 1.27 lakh

WBJEE Important Dates 2017

 

WBJEEB has released the important dates of WBJEE 2017 on December 28, 2016. Before the application availability, WBJEEB has released the important information about the steps involved in filling WBJEE 2017 application form, proforma for domicile and income certificate on December 28, 2016. The entrance exam was conducted in offline (OMR) mode on April 23, 2017 in 2 sessions which are morning session (11 am - 1 pm) and evening session (2 pm - 4 pm). The online application form was made available from January 5, 2017. The last date for application availability was February 4, 2017. WBJEE Important Dates 2017 are the dates that are related to all the crucial events of the state level engineering entrance exam – WBJEE 2017. WBJEE 2017 important dates carry brief details for the aspiring candidates about the time and date of the various events of WBJEE 2017 like the exam, application, result, admit card availability and dates related to counselling and seat allotment, etc. Go through the table below to know further details.

 

WBJEE 2017 Important Dates

Event

Date

Availability of information along with proforma for domicile and income certificate

December 28, 2016

Commencement of WBJEE 2017 online application form

January 5, 2017

Last date to fill application form and registration

February 4, 2017

Last Date for uploading documents

February 4, 2017

Last date for fee payment

February 4, 2017

Last date for printing confirmation page

February 4, 2017

Window for correction (based on board's feedback and self-induced errors) along with uploading of correct certificates by candidates

From February 6, 2017 to February 8, 2017

Availability of downloadable admit card

April 10, 2017

WBJEE 2017 Paper-I (Mathematics)

April 23, 2017 (11 am - 1 pm)

WBJEE 2017 Paper-II (Physics & Chemistry)

April 23, 2017 (2 pm - 4 pm)

Release of WBJEE 2017 Answer Key

May 18, 2017

WBJEE 2017 Result

June 5, 2017 (2 PM)

Start and end date of WBJEE Counselling 2017

June 12-July 17, 2017

To know more, click on WBJEE 2017 Important Dates

 

WBJEE Result 2017

 

The result of WBJEE 2017 was declared on June 5, 2017 in an online mode. Candidates will get to know their scores/marks/ranks through WBJEE 2017 result. In order to download their result for WBJEE 2017, candidates had to log in by entering their WBJEE 2017 application number and password. Candidates can access their result and know the details of their performance as the WBJEE result announced the marks obtained, State wise rank and other personal details of the candidates. Since counselling and thereafter seat allotment is based on the WBJEE 2017 result, candidates are strongly advised to download their result, save it for future reference and submission during counselling


Know more about WBJEE Result 2017.

 

WBJEE 2017 Topper Details

Rank

Toppers

Name of the School

1

Debaditya Pramanik

Birla High School

2

Irene Ghosh

DAV Model School, Durgapur

3

Harshit Kedia

Shiv Jyoti Senior Secondary School, Kota Rajasthan

4

Soumik Das

Ram Krishna Mission, Rahara

5

Arnab Jana

Adams School, Belgharia

6

Sagnik Bhattacharya

South Point School, Kolkata

7

Dabmalya Sarkar

Jenkins School, Cooch Behar

8

Triptesh Biswas

Kalyani Experimental School

9

Utkarsh Jain

Techno India, Shantiniketan

10

Sayan Chakravarty

South Point School, Kolkata

WBJEE Counselling 2017

 

WBJEE 2017 Counselling has commenced from June 12, 2017. The online registration, creation of password and payment of fees has started from June 12-19, 2017.Qualifying candidates must participate in WBJEE 2017 online counselling through e-counselling of WBJEE 2017. The counselling of WBJEE 2017 will take place in three rounds. WBJEE 2017 counselling includes the following stages:

  • Online Registration & Fee Payment

  • Choice Filling & Locking

  • Seat Allotment

  • Document Verification and Fee Payment at Reporting Centres

Documents required for verification (original along with a set of attested photocopies)

  • WBJEE 2017 Admit Card

  • Print out of WBJEE 2017/JEE Main 2017 rank from website

  • Higher Secondary/Class XII (or equivalent examination) Mark Sheet

  • Madhyamik/Class X (or equivalent examination) Admit Card

  • WBJEE 2017 Seat Allotment Letter

  • Receipt of Online Counselling Registration Fee (E-challan receipt)

  • Category Certificate if applicable

  • Pwd Certificate if applicable

  • Domicile Certificate if applicable

WBJEE 2017 Counselling Fee: Rs. 500 (plus bank charges if applicable)

Note: The counselling fee for WBJEE 2017 is non-refundable.

 

WBJEE Seat Allotment 2017 

 

The seat allotment of WBJEE 2017 is based on the rank secured by the candidates and the choice of institute and branch filled by them.  The first round of seat allotment of WBJEE 2017 has been announced. Candidates can check the WBJEE Seat Allotment 2017 result by selecting the exam for which they had registered, mentioning their roll number, password and the security pin. Candidates will be able to know their seat allotment result and will be able to download the seat allotment letter. 

 

 

WBJEE Cutoff 2017

 

WBJEE 2017 Cutoff is the closing rank of a particular B.Tech branch or a participating institute at which admissions into that undergraduate engineering programme at the particular institute closes. This means that candidates aspiring for admissions into B.Tech programmes across the participating institutes of WBJEE 2017 need to have atleast the cutoff marks or above that in order to be eligible for admissions. WBJEEB announces separate cutoff for different undergraduate engineering programmes and institute-wise closing ranks.

 

The cutoff ranks for WBJEE 2016 are not available, however, candidates can go through WBJEE cutoff of the previous year below. Know more about WBJEE 2017 Cutoff here

 

WBJEE 2015 Closing Ranks of top 10 engineering branches

S.No.

Branch

Opening Rank

Closing Rank

1.

Computer Science & Engineering

12

89747

2.

Electronics & Communication Engineering

40

89429

3.

Mechanical Engineering

83

89355

4.

Electrical Engineering

140

89748

5.

Chemical Engineering

217

88052

6.

Information Technology

279

89465

7.

Civil Engineering

499

89819

8.

Instrumentation Engineering

637

5633

9.

Production Engineering

816

86473

10.

Metallurgical Engineering

877

1235

Most preferred colleges for Computer Science & Engineering

Most preferred colleges for Electronics and Communication Engineering

Most preferred colleges for Mechanical Engineering

WBJEE Participating Institutes 2017

 

The Participating Institutes of WBJEE 2017 are the institutes and engineering colleges that offer admissions in B.Tech/B.E. programmes to qualifying candidates on the basis of their performance in WBJEE 2017. At present, there are around 104 participating institutes of WBJEE 2017 that offer admissions to the qualifying candidates on the basis of WBJEE 2017. See the list of WBJEE 2017 participating institutes below.

To check the complete list, click on WBJEE 2017 Participating Institutes

WBJEE Answer Key 2017

 

The Answer Key of WBJEE 2017 is now available for candidates. WBJEE 2017 answer key contains all the correct answers to the questions that are asked in the entrance test. Test takers who have appeared in WBJEE 2017 can cross-check their answers from the official WBJEE 2017 answer key once it’s released by WBJEEB. The candidates will be able to challenge the answer key till May 22, 2017. Apart from the official answer key of WBJEE 2017, some coaching institutes also release WBJEE 2017 answer key. The OMR Sheets/Images and system recorded responses of the candidates of WBJEE 2017 are also available online. Candidates can check their OMR sheets and recorded responses by entering their application form, password and security pin. 

 

WBJEE 2017 Answer Keys by coaching institutes:

S. No.

Coaching institute name

Subject

WBJEE Answer Key

1.

Pathfinder

All Subjects

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2.

Adams Careers

Mathematics

Click here to download

Physics

Click here to download

Chemistry

3.

Aakash

Physics & Chemistry

Click here to download

Mathematics

Click here to download

 For complete information, click on WBJEE Answer Key 2017

WBJEE Admit Card 2017

 

WBJEE 2017 Admit Card was available for downloading by the exam conducting authority from April 10, 2017. WBJEE 2017 Admit Card is available for all candidates who successfully submit their application form for WBJEE 2017. All applicants have to download their WBJEE admit card 2017 and carry its hard copy along with them to their respective allotted test centre.

 

Note: No candidate was allowed to take WBJEE 2017 without a valid admit card of WBJEE 2017. Candidates, who have submitted their incorrect applications will not be able to download their admit card for WBJEE 2017.

 

What does WBJEE 2017 Admit Card carry?

  • Exam centre of WBJEE 2017 where the candidate is required to appear for the test.

  • WBJEE 2017 roll number allotted to the applicant.

To know more read WBJEE Admit Card 2017

 

WBJEE Eligibility Criteria 2017

 

WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria provide details about the eligibility conditions that are required to be met by the aspiring candidates in order to be considered eligible for taking WBJEE 2017. WBJEE 2017 eligibility criteria include requirements related to age, education, domicile, etc. Read below to know in detail all the eligibility criteria of WBJEE 2017.

 

WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria related to Domicile

  • Aspirants should be citizens of India

  • For medical and dental programmes, the candidates are required to have the domicile of West Bengal, while for B.Tech/B.E. programmes, West Bengal domicile is not required. 

WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria related to age

  • For all B.Tech programmes (except Marine Engineering), applicants need to be atleast 17 years of age on December 31, 2017. There is no upper age limit. The aspirants born on or after January 1, 2001 are not eligibilt to apear in the entrance exam.

  • For B.Tech in Marine Engineering programme, the candidates must be atleast 17 years of age on December 31, 2017 and the upper age limit is 25 years on December 31, 2017. 

WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria related to educational qualification

  • The candidates must have passed class XII or equivalent board recognised by Central/State government in the country with Physics and Mathematics along with any one of the subjects which are Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology/Computer Science/Computer Applications.

  • They are also required to have passed in all three subjects with individual passing marks in both theory as well as practical papers studied in regular class mode.

  • The applicants belonging to general category need to secure a minimum aggregate marks of 45% in class XII or equivalent board recognised by Central/State government.

  • Only reserved category candidates are required to have passed minimum of 40% aggregate marks in class XII or equivalent board recognised by Central/State government.

  • All the applicants must have passed with minimum aggregate marks of 30% in English in class XII or equivalent board recognised by Central/State government.

  • For B.Tech in Dairy Technology programme, the candidates must have passed class XII or equivalent board recognised by Central/State government. The applicants belonging to general category must have scored a minimum aggregate marks of 50% in Physics, Chemistry, English and Mathematics, while the reserved category applicants must have secured minimum of 40% marks in Physics, Chemistry, English and Mathematics taken together.

WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria related to claiming reservation

 

For claiming reservation on the reserved seats in government engineering colleges in West Bengal, the candidates must be domicile of West Bengal.

To know more, click on WBJEE Eligibility Criteria 2017

 

WBJEE Application Form 2017

 

WBJEE Application Form 2017 is now over. The application form of WBJEE 2017 was available in online mode from January 5, 2017 to February 4, 2017. The last date to pay the application fee in online and offline mode was also February 4, 2017. WBJEEB has released the important information about the steps involved in filling WBJEE 2017 application form, proforma for domicile and income certificate on December 28, 2016.

 

How to fill the Application Form of WBJEE 2017?

 

While filling WBJEE Application Form 2017, the applicants need to complete the following stages:

  • Registration - Fill Personal & Academic details

  • Uploading Images of Photograph, Signature and Thumb Impression

  • Fee Payment

  • Downloading and printout of confirmation page

Note: Candidates must take printout (and keep it safe with themselves) of the confirmation page after the successful payment of application fee of WBJEE 2017.

 

WBJEE 2017 Application Fee

 

Rs. 500 + Bank Service Charges

 

Mode of Payment

 

Online - Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card

Offline - Bank Challan (Allahabad Bank)

 

Documents required to be uploaded during application process

  • Latest coloured passport size photograph

  • Left hand thumb impression

  • Signature

  • Registration certificate/ admit card/ mark sheet of 10th class

  • Category certificate

  • Domicile certificate

  • PwD certificate

  • Income certificate

Important: All images and document are required in A4 size in JPEG/JPG format.

 

The application form correction facility of WBJEE 2017 was open for all registered applicants. The applicants were able to correct and fix the submitted information from February 6 to February 8, 2017. Editing or corrections after the last date were not entertained. Most of the fields were open for correction, however, the name of the applicant, father's name, mother's name and date of birth were not open for any change.

 

For complete details and entire procedure, click on WBJEE 2017 Application Form

 

WBJEE Exam Pattern 2017

 

WBJEE Exam Pattern 2017 provides all details about several aspects of WBJEE 2017. The exam pattern of WBJEE 2017 includes details about the type of the question paper and questions asked in the entrance test, marking scheme, total number of questions asked, weightage given to each subject in the question paper, etc. Go through the table below to understand the test pattern of WBJEE 2017.

 

WBJEE 2017 Exam Pattern

Subject

Category 1

Category 2

Category 3

Total MCQ

Total Marks

Physics

30 x 1 mark

5 x 2 marks

5 x 2 marks

40

50

Chemistry

30 x 1 mark

5 x 2 marks

5 x 2 marks

40

50

Mathematics

50 x 1 mark

15 x 2 marks

10 x 2 marks

75

100

  • WBJEE 2017 will have multiple choice questions (MCQs) or objective type questions.

  • There will be 4 answer options for every question wherein the test takers have to choose 1 correct answer option out of the 4.

  • The candidates have to mark the correct answer for each question on the OMR sheet.

  • For each incorrect/multiple answer options, 1/4th mark will be deducted.

  • 1 mark will be given for each correct answer option in Category 1, while 2 marks will be given for each correct answer option in Category 2 & 3.
  • The test takers have to mark the answer options on the OMR sheet with blue or black ball point pen.

To know more details, click on WBJEE Exam Pattern 2017

 

WBJEE Exam Centres 2017

 

WBJEE 2017 Exam Centres are the venues where WBJEE 2017 was conducted across various towns and districts in the state of West Bengal. Candidates, aspiring to appear in WBJEE 2017 have to select preferred exam centres of WBJEE 2017 in different zones while filling the application form of WBJEE 2017. WBJEE 2017 will be conducted across 20 districts in West Bengal & 2 states outside West Bengal. Outside West Bengal, the state level engineering entrance test, WBJEE 2017 will be conducted across the states of Tripura and Assam.

For more details, click on WBJEE Exam Centres 2017

 

WBJEE Sample Papers 2017

 

WBJEE 2017 Sample Papers provide the practice study material for aspiring candidates who wish to appear in the state level engineering entrance exam. The sample papers of WBJEE 2017. By practising the model papers of WBJEE 2017, the candidates can master their skills of solving the actual question paper without taking too much time. WBJEE 2017 sample papers help candidates in sharpening their problem solving ability and time management. The sample papers of WBJEE 2017 are the question papers that are similar to that of the actual test paper of WBJEE 2017.

 

Click here to download WBJEE 2013 Sample Papers

Click here to download WBJEE 2012 Sample Papers

Click here to download WBJEE 2011 Sample Papers

 

 

To know more, click on WBJEE Sample Papers 2017

 

WBJEE Syllabus 2017

 

WBJEE 2017 Syllabus is released by WBJEEB for candidates who aspire to appear in WBJEE 2017 for admission to undergraduate engineering programmes across the participating institutes of WBJEE 2017. The syllabus of WBJEE 2017 helps the aspiring candidates to plan their preparation for the test in an organised manner without getting troubled about where all the questions in the actual test will come from. WBJEE 2017 syllabus includes topics and chapters from Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry.

 

WBJEE 2017 Syllabus for Physics

  • Physical World, Measurements, Units & dimensions

  • Kinematics

  • Optics II (Wave Optics)

  • Laws of motion

  • Motion of centre of mass, connected systems, Friction

WBJEE 2017 Syllabus for Chemistry

  • Atoms, Molecules and Chemical Arithmetic

  • Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry

  • Atomic Structure

  • Periodic Table and Chemical Families

  • Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

WBJEE 2017 Syllabus for Mathematics

  • WBJEE Answer Key 2017 Trigonometry

  • Algebra

  • Coordinate geometry of two dimensions

  • Calculus

  • Co-ordinate geometry of three dimensions

To know more, click on WBJEE Syllabus 2017

 

WBJEE 2017 Frequently Asked Questions?

 

Q1. In which mode is WBJEE 2017 application form available?

Ans: WBJEE Application Form 2017 is now over, however, it was available in online mode. 

 

Q2. What is the application fee for WBJEE 2017?

Ans: The application fee for WBJEE 2017 is Rs. 500 with bank charges. 

 

Q3. How many candidates apply for WBJEE every year?

Ans: Around 1.30 lakh candidates register for WBJEE every year.

 

Q4. When will WBJEE 2017 be conducted? Is it an online exam?

Ans: WBJEE 2017 will be held on April 23. The entrance exam will be held in offline mode. 

 

Q5. I am 26 years old. Am I eligible to apply for WBJEE 2017?

Ans: There is no upper age limit for B.Tech programmes, except B.Tech in Marine Engineering (whose upper age limit is 25 years), however, for lower age limit, aspirants born on or after January 1, 2001 are not eligible to appear in the entrance exam. 

 

Q6. When will I get the admit card of WBJEE 2017? How can I get it?

Ans: You have to download the admit card online. WBJEE 2017 admit card will be available on April 10. 

Contact Info:

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board

AQ-13/1, Sector-V, Salt Lake City,

Kolkata-700 091

Toll Free Number: 1800 345 0050

Phone: (033) 23671198

Website: http://wbjeeb.in

 

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