WBJEE Eligibility Criteria 2020
WBJEE Eligibility Criteria 2020 - West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board has announced the eligibility criteria of WBJEE 2020. Candidates can now check the details regarding the requirements and conditions for admissions through WBJEE 2020 eligibility criteria. Various factors such as age, education, domicile and other conditions which has to be satisfied by candidates are present in WBJEE eligibility criteria 2020. If the candidates are unable to meet the eligibility criteria of WBJEE 2020, then they are likely to be disqualified from the admission process. Before filling the application form, the candidates were requested to read WBJEE 2020 eligibility criteria. WBJEE is conducted for admissions into the B.Tech courses offered by the participating institutes of the state. Read the full article to know more about WBJEE Eligibility Criteria 2020.
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WBJEE 2020 Eligibility Criteria
The candidates were advised to check the eligibility criteria of WBJEE 2020 before applying for the entrance exam. WBJEE eligibility criteria 2020 consists of the requirements that the candidates have to meet for admissions into the B.Tech seats offered by participating institutes. If the candidates are unable to meet the specified criteria, then it is likely that their candidature will be cancelled by the authorities.
General Eligibility Criteria of WBJEE 2020
Nationality - The candidates should have Indian nationality.
Age Limit - Required to be at least 17 years old as on December 31, 2020 or should have been born on or before December 31, 2003. There is no upper age limit. However, for Marine Engineering, the upper age limit is 25 years as on December 31, 2020.
Educational Qualifications - Candidates should have passed 10+2th standard (or equivalent) qualifying examination with Mathematics and Physics along with any one of Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology/Computer Science/Computer Application as compulsory subjects. The mentioned subjects should have been passed individually in regular class mode (theory and practical). Those candidates who will be appearing for the qualifying examination in 2020 will also be eligible for WBJEE 2020. The board of the qualifying examination should be recognized by Central and State government.
Required Marks - An aggregate of 45% marks should have been secured by the general category candidates in the three compulsory subjects. For reserved category candidates, the aggregate marks to be scored is 40%. Candidates should have also qualified English with at least 30% marks.
Domicile - Candidates should have been a resident of West Bengal for 10 consecutive years as on December 31, 2019 to have domicile eligibility. If the parents of the candidates are permanent residents of West Bengal with a permanent residential address in the state then domicile eligibility will be given to the candidates.
WBJEE 2020 Residential/Domicile Requirements
Type of Institute
Category of Seats
State-Aided Universities offering Engineering/ Technology/ Pharmacy /Architecture courses
Government Engineering & Technology Colleges
Self-Financing Institutions offering Engineering/ Technology/ Pharmacy /Architecture courses
Important Points of Domicile Eligibility Criteria of WBJEE 2020
Candidates without domicile eligibility will also be able to appear for WBJEE 2020.
However, for admissions into the Government Engineering/Technology state colleges as well as reserved seats, the candidates are required to meet the domicile eligibility criteria of WBJEE 2020.
Allotment through Tuition Fee Waiver (TFW) Scheme will also require domicile.
Candidates are advised to download the required proforma and keep all of their certificates ready for the counselling and allotment process.
Those candidates who are not able to submit their domicile certificates when required will be disqualified from admissions.
WBJEE 2020 Eligibility Criteria (Institute Specific)
Specific Eligibility Criteria
University of Calcutta
All available courses except Jute and Fibre Technology
For Jute and Fibre Technology
Jadavpur University (Faculty of Engineering and Technology)
West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences
For B.Tech in Computer Science Engineering & Robotic Engineering
For B.Tech in Other Branches
For Marine Engineering
Questions related to WBJEE
kya wbjee ka entrance exam Hindi mein hota hai
WBJEE is a state level entrance exam for admission in colleges of West Bengal. The paper is available in two languages, that is, English and Bengali. The paper is not available in Hindi.
To know more about WBJEE, you can visit the link given below:
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how to get chance for counselling through Defense quota in wbjee ... full details...
To claim the defence quota, a candidate needs to apply to Rajya Sainik Board through the concerned Zila Sainik Board of West Bengal (for ex-servicemen) and Units (for serving soldiers) in the prescribed form along with an attested copy of WBJEE 2021Admit Card. The certificate for defence quota must be produced during the time of counseling.
For defence quota, the seat allotment is not done online but a separate merit list for counseling and seat allotment is publisher by the authorities.
Under defence quota, a total of 9 seats are reserved out of which seven are reserved for different courses in Govt. Engineering & Technology Colleges and the remaining two are reserved in Jadavpur University.
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What is the percentage of total seats in wbjee 2020 reserved for OBC (B) candidate?
Their has only 5% seats for OBC- B category in wbjee, & OBC- B take only just jadavapur University, GCELT,GCETT ... so chances are very less for OBC-B candidates.
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How many candidates appeared in wbjee 2020?
Over a lakh candidates applied for the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE 2020) conducted on Sunday, February 2, 2020. The exact number is not known. The state offers 31, 769 seats in 86 engineering colleges. Please click the below link to know more.
Can I get the answer keys of WBJEE 2020 , PCM
You can download wbjee 2020 answer keys by following the given below steps:-
* first of all visit the official page i.e wbjeeb.nic.in
* Then Click on the answer key link
* Then you need to ogin using your WBJEE application number and password
* WBJEE 2020 answer key will be displayed on screen
* Then Click on the download button
* You can also take a print of the answer key
You can also get the wbjee 2020 answer keys for PCM by visiting our page the link for the same is given below