WBJEE 2018 – The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) has announced that WBJEE 2018 examination will be held on April 22, 2018 in offline mode. WBJEE 2018 offers admissions into the engineering courses into about 104 participating institutes to all eligible candidates. All admissions will be done based on the secured scores in the WBJEE entrance exam. Those candidates who wish to apply for admissions through WBJEE 2018 will have to register themselves. The application form of WBJEE 2018 will be available from December 19 till January 19, 2018. Only registered candidates will be able to access the admit card of WBJEE 2018 which has to be produced at the exam centre. Those candidates who fail to bring the admit card on the examination day will not be allowed to attempt the exam. Result of WBJEE 2018 will be available tentatively in the first week of June 2018. Candidates who qualify the entrance examination of WBJEE 2018 will be called in for the counselling and seat allotment session. To know about the important dates, application process, eligibility, exam pattern, result, counseling and more of WBJEE 2018, read the full article.
Latest: The WBJEE application form 2018 will open on December 19.
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WBJEE 2018 will be held in two sessions – morning and evening. Paper I (Mathematics) of WBJEE 2018 will be held in the morning while Paper II (Physics and Chemistry) will be conducted in the evening.
WBJEE 2018 Quick Facts
Name of Examination
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination
Commonly Known As
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB)
Undergraduate Entrance Exam
Mode of Exam
Offline (OMR) Mode
Category of Exam
Number of Registrations
Over 1.27 Lakh
Availability of Online WBJEE 2018 Application Form
December 19, 2018
Final Date to Fill Online Application Form along with Payment and Downloading of Confirmation Page
January 19, 2018
Correction Facility for Registered Candidates
Fourth week of January 2018 (Tentative)
Release of WBJEE 2018 Admit Card
April 12, 2018
WBJEE 2018 Examination
April 22, 2018
Paper I (Mathematics)
Paper II (Physics & Chemistry)
WBJEE 2018 Answer Key
Third week of May 2018 (Tentative)
Declaration of Result
First week of June 2018 (Tentative)
Counselling Session of WBJEE 2018
Second week of June to Third week of July 2018 (Tentative)
All candidates will be required to meet the eligibility criteria of WBJEE 2018 to participate in the admission process. The following WBJEE 2018 eligibility criteria has to be satisfied by the candidates:
The candidates must be a citizen of India.
The lower age limit for the candidate is 17 years as on December 31, 2018. Candidates born on or after January 1, 2001 will not be eligible for WBJEE 2018. There will be no upper age limit.
The candidates should have qualified his/her 10+2 (or equivalent) examination with Physics and Mathematics along with any one of Chemistry/Biotechnology/Biology/Computer Science/Computer Application as compulsory subjects. The candidates should have obtained atleast 45% (40% for reserved category) as an aggregate of the three subjects.
Should have qualified English in the 10+2 examination with atleast 30% marks.
The candidates should be a domicile of West Bengal.
The online application form of WBJEE 2018 will be available for all candidates tentatively from December 19, 2018. All candidates will be required to submit their personal, academic and contact information while filling up the WBJEE 2018 application form. The last date to submit the filled application is January 19, 2018. The candidates will be able to fill the application form of WBJEE 2018 by following the given steps:
Step 1 – Online Registration: The candidates will have to register themselves after reading the instructions provided by the admission committee.
Step 2 – Filling of Application Form: Personal details, course and exam city options, educational details and communication information has to be filled by the candidates. Selection of password also has to be done.
Step 3 – Uploading of Scanned Images: Next, the candidates will have to upload the scanned photograph, signature and left thumb impression as per the required application fees.
Step 4 – Payment of Application Fees: The required application fee has to be paid by the candidates through online (net banking/credit card/debit card) of offline mode (bank challan).
Step 5 – Print Out of Confirmation Page: After submission of the application form, the candidates will have to take a print out of the confirmation page.
Application Fee of WBJEE 2018
Mode of Payment
Rs. 500 + Bank Charges
While filling the online application form of WBJEE 2018, the candidates will have to select their preferred examination centres. Once selected, the candidates will not be able to change their WBJEE 2018 exam centres after submission of application form.
Exam Centres of WBJEE 2018 in West Bengal
Bardhaman, Durgapur, Asansol
Bandel, Chinsurah, Srirampur, Arambagh
Uluberia, Ball-Uttarpara, Central-Shibpur, Domjur
Kol-Central, Kol-South, Kol-North
Kharagpur, Medinipur, Jhargram, Garbeta
Tamluk, Haldia, Contai
Berhampur, Jiaganj, Raghunathganj
24 Pgs North
Barrackpur-Barasat, Habra, Basirhat
24 Pgs South
Diamond-Harbour, Jainagar, Sonarpur-Bariupur
Exam Centres of WBJEE 2017 Outside West Bengal
How to Prepare for WBJEE 2018
All candidates will be required to check the exam pattern of WBJEE 2018 to know the question paper pattern, mode of examination, total marks and more information. For WBJEE 2018, each section will be divided into three categories. By knowing WBJEE 2018 exam pattern, the candidates will be able to prepare for the entrance examination well.
Exam Pattern of WBJEE 2018
Mode of Examination
Type of Questions
Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Total Number of Questions
1 mark will be given for every correct answer in Category 1 and 2 marks will be allotted for each correct response in Category 2 and 3.
1/4th mark will be deducted for each incorrect response.
Using the syllabus of WBJEE 2018, the candidates will be able to know which topics and chapters are important for the entrance examination. Planned preparation can be done by the candidates using the WBJEE 2018 syllabus.
WBJEE 2018 Syllabus
The sample papers of WBJEE 2018 are the questions papers, similar to the real examination paper of WBJEE 2018. Solving sample papers will help the candidates get the feel of the type of questions that may be present in the examination. The preparation method of the candidates will also become more practical and strong by solving WBJEE 2018 sample papers. Time management can also also be practiced by attempting the sample papers.
WBJEE 2018 Sample Papers
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The admission authorities will issue the admit card of WBJEE 2018 on April 12, 2018. WBJEE 2018 admit card is an important document which all candidates will have to produce at the examination centre. Registered candidates will be able to access their admit card online by logging into their accounts. The name of the candidate, examination date and timings and more information will be present in the admit card of WBJEE 2018. If the candidates are not able to present their admit card in the examination centre then he/she will not be allowed to participate in the entrance examination.
Steps to Download WBJEE 2018 Admit Card
The candidates will have to submit their registration/application number and password to obtain the admit card of WBJEE 2018.
WBJEE 2018 admit card will be displayed on the screen.
The candidates are requested to check all of the information present in the admit card. Downloading and print out of the generated WBJEE admit card should be done after checking all the details.
The answer key of WBJEE 2018 will be released by the official authorities. The correct answers to the questions asked in the entrance examination will be available in the answer key. Using the released answer key, the candidates will be able to compare their responses to the correct ones and calculate their scores. The candidates will also be able to challenge the released answer key. Various coaching institutes will also be releasing the WBJEE 2018 answer key. Along with the answer key, the candidates will also be able to check their OMR sheets and recorded responses by submitting their application number and password.
WBJEE Cutoff 2018
The concerned authorities will be releasing the cutoff of WBJEE 2018, which will consist of the marks which the candidates will have to secure to be qualify for the counselling and seat allotment session. WBJEE 2018 cutoff will be different as per the course, institute selected and category of the candidates. Various factors will be taken into consideration while preparing the cutoff. Those candidates who are not able to meet the cutoff may not be allotted seats under WBJEE 2018.
The result WBJEE 2018 will be declared in online mode tentatively in the first week of June 2018. The result will be released in the form of rank cards. The total score, rank and component scores secured by the candidates will be available in the result of WBJEE 2018. The candidates will be able to download their result by logging in using their application number and password. All of the candidates who secure a rank may not be eligible for counselling.
How to Check WBJEE 2018 Result?
The candidates will have to login using their WBJEE 2018 application number and password.
The result and rank card will be displayed on the screen.
The candidates will have to download and print the rank card of WBJEE 2018 for future use.
The online counselling of WBJEE 2018 will commence tentatively from the second week of June 2018. All candidates who have qualified the examination will be able to register themselves for the counselling process. Online registration will be allowed only once before the first round of counselling. No fresh registrations will be allowed during the second and third round of counselling. The given steps will have to be followed by the candidates during WBJEE 2018 counselling:
Step 1: Online Registration – The candidates will have to register themselves for counselling and pay the counselling fees. The counselling fee for WBJEE 2018 is non-refundable.
Step 2: Choice Filling and Locking – Selection of courses and institutes as per the preference of the candidates has to be done. The candidates will be able to fill as many choices as they want. The locked choices has to be printed out for future use.
Step 3 – Seat Allotment – The allotment of seats will be done as per the merit and selection of courses and institutes by the candidates. Individual allotment letters will not be sent. The allotted candidates will have to report at the Reporting Centres to complete the admission formalities.
Step 4 – Verification of Documents and Payment of Fees – The candidates will have to verify their documents and pay the required fees at the Reporting Centres.
Documents Required for Verification
WBJEE 2018 Admit Card
Seat Allotment Letter
Receipt of Counselling Registration Fee
Print out of WBJEE 2018 Rank from the Website
12th Standard Mark Sheet
10th Standard Qualifying Examination Admit Card
Category Certificate (if applicable)
PwD Certificate (if applicable)
Domicile Certificate (if applicable)
Counselling Fee of WBJEE 2018
WBJEE 2018 Counselling Registration Fee
Rs. 500 + bank charges (if applicable)
Around 104 engineering institutes are currently participating in WBJEE 2018. The candidates can check the list of WBJEE 2018 participating institutes to know which institutes will be offering admissions into the B.Tech courses.
Top 10 WBJEE 2018 Participating Institutes
Name of Institute
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board
AQ-13/1, Sector-V, Salt Lake City,