WBJEE 2018 - West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board has announced the seat allotment result of Mop-up round on July 17 in online mode. Candidates can check the seat allotment result by log-in into their account. The Mop-Up round of WBJEE 2018 was conducted for unfilled vacant seats. The registration for the Mop-up was started on July 13. Candidates could check the seat matrix for Mop-up round released on July 11. The authorities had announced the result of round-3 of WBJEE 2018 seat allotment. Candidates could check the seat allotment by log-in using their credentials. The admission process through WBJEE 2018 has concluded on July 7. The authorities had announced the first and second round of seat allotment for WBJEE 2018 on June 19 and 27 respectively. The registration process for participation in WBJEE 2018 counselling was started from June 9 in online mode. There were total three rounds of seat allotment. Earlier mock counselling of WBJEE 2018 was conducted by exam authorities from May 28 to June 2. Post successful registration, candidates had to enter and lock choices.
Latest: WBJEE 2018 Mop-up round allotment result announced!
Result of WBJEE 2018 was announced on May 23 in online mode. West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board had conducted WBJEE 2018 in offline mode on April 22. WBJEE is conducted for admissions into B.E/ B.Tech courses offered by some 104 Government as well as Self Financing Engineering & Technological participating institutes. WBJEE application form was available till January 19, 2018. Correction in WBJEE application form was available from January 26 to 28. To know all about WBJEE 2018 such as important dates, application, eligibility, exam pattern, result, counselling and more, read the full article.
Quick Facts about WBJEE 2018
WBJEE (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination)
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board
Mode of Exam
Offline (OMR) Mode
Duration of Examination
Category of Exam
Number of Registrations
Over 1.27 Lakh
B.Tech Programmes Offered
Availability of Online Application Form
December 19, 2017
Last date to Fill Online Application Form
January 19, 2018
Facility for Removal of Discrepancy in Uploaded Images
January 2, 2018
Correction Facility for Registered Candidates
January 26-28, 2018
Release of Admit Card
April 10, 2018
WBJEE 2018 Exam
April 22, 2018
Paper I (Mathematics)
Paper II (Physics & Chemistry)
Availability of Answer Key
May 5, 2018
Final Answer Key
May 21, 2018
Declaration of Result
May 23, 2018
May 28-June 2, 2018
Start of Online Registration for Counselling
June 9, 2018
1st Round of Seat Allotment
June 19, 2018
2nd Round of Seat Allotment
June 27, 2018
3rd Round of Seat Allotment
July 4, 2018
Vacant list for Mop-Up round counselling
July 11, 2018
Registration, Fee Payment and Choice filling for Mop-Up round
July 13-16, 2018
Mop-Up Round Seat Allotment Result
July 17, 2018
Reporting to institutions
July 17-20, 2018
The result of WBJEE 2018 for mop up round has been announced on July 17. The round-3 result of WBJEE 2018 has been released on July 4. All the candidates who have been allotted seat have to report to the notified centre for document verification and to complete further admission formalities. This is the last round of WBJEE 2018 counselling. The round-1 and 2 result of WBJEE 2018 seat allotment was declared on June 19 and 27 in online mode.
The result of round 3 of seat allotment has been announced on July 4. Earlier, the round-1 and 2 result of WBJEE seat allotment was announced on June 19 and 27 respectively. All candidates who had qualified the examination were able to register themselves for the counselling process. Online registration was allowed only once before the first round of counselling. No fresh registrations are allowed during the second and third round of counselling. Earlier mock counselling of WBJEE 2018 was available from May 28 till June 2. The given steps had to be followed by the candidates during WBJEE 2018 counselling:
Step 1: Online Registration and Payment of Counselling fee – The candidates had 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 had to be done. The candidates were able to fill as many choices as they want. The locked choices had to be printed out for future use.
Step 3 – Seat Allotment – The allotment of seats were done as per the merit and selection of courses and institutes by the candidates. Individual allotment letters were not sent. The allotted candidates had to report at the Reporting Centres to complete the admission formalities.
Step 4 – Verification of Documents at Reporting Centre – The candidates will have to verify their documents by reporting physically at 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 Registration Fee
Rs. 500 + bank charges (if applicable)
The result of WBJEE 2018 was declared in online mode on May 23 a week early than announced. The WBJEE result has been released in the form of rank cards. The total score, rank and component scores secured by the candidates is available in the result. The candidates can download their WBJEE 2018 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, password and security pin.
The WBJEE result will be downloaded in the form of rank card
- Candidates can also check their rank along with their result.
The concerned authorities will be releasing the cutoff for WBJEE 2018, which will consist of the marks which the candidates will have to secure to 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 final answer key of WBJEE 2018 is released by the authorities. Candidates can check and download the answer key by entering their application number, password and security pin. Earlier, the model answer key of WBJEE 2018 had been released by WBJEEB on May 5. The correct answers to the questions asked in WBJEE 2018 was available in the answer key. Using the released answer key, the candidates were able to compare their responses to the correct ones and calculate their scores. The candidates were also able to challenge the released answer key till May 7. However, candidates were able to check their OMR sheets and recorded responses on May 11 by submitting their application number and password. The OMR sheet could be re-evaluated till May 14.
The admission authorities had issued the admit card of WBJEE 2018 on April 10. 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 on 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 WBJEE admit card
The admit card link will be displayed on the screen.
The candidates are requested to check all of the information presents on the admit card. Downloading and print out of the generated WBJEE 2018 admit card should be done after checking all the details.
All candidates will be required to meet the eligibility criteria of WBJEE 2018 to participate in the admission process. The various criteria related to age, citizenship, educational qualification and more have to be satisfied by the candidates, The following criteria have to be met by the candidates:
Nationality - The candidates must be a citizen of India.
Age Limit - 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. Those candidates who are applying for Marine Engineering should not be above 25 years of age as on December 31, 2018.
Educational Qualification - 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 at least 45% (40% for reserved category) as an aggregate of the three subjects.
English Language Requirement - Should have qualified English in the 10+2 examination with at least 30% marks.
Domicile - The candidates should be a domicile of West Bengal.
The application form of WBJEE 2018 was available in online mode. The candidates had to submit their personal, academic and contact information while filling up the WBJEE 2018 application form. The last date to submit filled application form was January 19, 2018. To register for WBJEE 2018, candidates had to follow the five steps given below:
Steps to Fill WBJEE 2018 Application Form
Step 1 – Online Registration: The candidates had 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 had to be filled by the candidates. Selection of password also had to be done.
Step 3 – Uploading of Scanned Images: Next, candidates had to upload scanned photograph and signature as per prescribed guidelines.
Step 4 – Payment of Application Fees: The required application fee had to be paid online (net banking/credit card/debit card/Paytm) or offline mode (bank challan).
Step 5 – Print Out of Confirmation Page: After submission of application form, the candidates had to take a print out of the confirmation page.
Mode of Payment
Rs. 500 + Bank Charges
While filling the online application form, the candidates had to select their preferred examination centres. Candidates could change the exam centres of WBJEE 2018 after submission of application form during the correction facility. Out of the 23 participating districts, 21 are in West Bengal and 2 are outside the state.
WBJEE 2018 Exam Centres 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
WBJEE 2018 Exam Centres outside West Bengal
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. WBJEE 2018 examination will be conducted by the official authorities in offline mode. 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.
WBJEE 2018 Exam Pattern
Mode of Examination
Duration of Exam
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 in Category I and II. There is no negative marking for Category 3.
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. The official authorities will be responsible for releasing the syllabus of WBJEE 2018. The subjects of Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry are included in the syllabus and are similar to the 12th standard qualifying examination syllabus.
WBJEE 2018 Syllabus
The sample papers are the questions papers, similar to the real examination paper of WBJEE 2018. The sample papers of WBJEE 2018 are not released officially, however, various coaching centres do release it in online mode. 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 be practised by attempting the sample papers.
WBJEE Sample Papers
WBJEE 2018 Exam Day Guidelines
The candidates will be allowed to enter the examination centre 30 minutes before the examination starts.
No candidate will be allowed to take the examination in any centre other than the one that will be allotted to him/her and will be mentioned on the admit card.
Along with the admit card, the candidates will be required to carry a copy of their coloured photograph (similar to the one used in the online application form) and any photo identity card in original (Aadhaar card/Pan Card/Passport/10th standard admit card/School ID card).
All candidates are advised to be seated at least 15 minutes before the test.
The candidates will not be allowed to carry any written or printed material, calculator, pen, docu-pen, log table, wristwatch, any communication device like mobile number inside the exam hall.
The OMR Number and the question booklet serial number should be the same.
No candidate will be allowed to leave the exam hall till the end of the examination.
Impersonation and breaking of the rules will hamper the candidature.
Around 104 engineering institutes are currently participating in WBJEE 2018. The candidates can check the list of participating institutes of WBJEE 2018 to know which institutes will be offering admissions into the B.Tech courses.
Top 10 Participating Institutes
Name of Institute
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board
AQ-13/1, Sector-V, Salt Lake City,
WBJEE Official Website: http://wbjeeb.in
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