WBJEE Exam Pattern 2020
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WBJEE Exam Pattern 2020 - West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) has released the exam pattern of WBJEE 2020. The authorities has released details regarding the mode, duration, papers, number of questions based on categories, marking scheme and more in WBJEE 2020 exam pattern. WBJEE 2020 question papers will consist of three sections - Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Information about the nature of the entrance examination is available through WBJEE 2020 exam pattern. Candidates are advised to check the exam pattern before commencing their preparation process for WBJEE. According to the exam pattern of WBJEE 2020, the marking scheme will differ as per the category of the questions. Read the full article to know more information about WBJEE Exam Pattern 2020. WBJEE 2020 will be conducted as an OMR based examination tentatively in the final week of May. The authorities will release the application form of WBJEE 2020 tentatively in the final week of December 2019.
Latest: WBJEE 2020 Application Form will be available from October 18, Exam on February 2

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Important Dates of WBJEE 2020 Exam Pattern



Important Dates


WBJEE 2020

February 2, 2020


Announcement of Result

To be notified

WBJEE Exam Pattern 2020

The exam pattern of WBJEE 2020 consists of the details regarding the entrance examination. The authorities will release the official exam pattern in online mode along with the brochure. Through the exam pattern, the candidates will be able to know information about the exam mode, duration, marking scheme and more. By checking the WBJEE 2020 exam pattern before the preparation, the candidates will be able to become familiar with how the examination will be conducted.

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WBJEE 2020 Exam Pattern



Mode of Exam

Offline Mode (OMR Based Examination)

Examination Duration

2 Hours for each paper (Total 4 hours)


Paper I - Mathematics

Paper II - Physics and Chemistry

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (Objective)

Number of Questions

  • Physics - 40 questions

  • Chemistry - 40 questions

  • Mathematics - 75 questions

Category-wise Division of Questions

  • Mathematics - 50 Questions in Category 1, 15 Questions in Category 2 and 10 Questions in Category 3.

  • Physics and Chemistry - 30 Questions in Category 1, 5 Questions each in Category 2 and 3.

Mode of Answering

There will be four alternative answers for each question. The correct response has to be selected by the candidates by darkening the appropriate circle completely with blue/black ball point pen.

Total Marks

200 Marks

Marking Scheme

Category 1 - Each correct answer will be awarded one mark.

Category 2 - For every correct response, two marks will be given by the candidates.

Negative Marking

Category 1 - Incorrect response will yield a loss of ¼ mark

Category 2 - For each incorrect answer, ½ mark will be deducted.

Category 3 - There is no negative marking.

WBJEE Marking Scheme 2020

The marking scheme of WBJEE 2020 is a bit complicated since the marks awarded or deducted is different as per the category of the questions. Candidates can check the table given below to clarify their doubts about the marking scheme for WBJEE 2020.

WBJEE 2020 Marking Scheme





Category 1

30 Questions x 1 Mark

50 Questions x 1 Mark

30 Questions x 1 Mark

Category 2

5 Questions x 2 Marks

15 Questions x 2 Marks

5 Questions x 2 Marks

Category 3

5 Questions x 2 Marks

10 Questions x 2 Marks

5 Questions x 2 Marks

Total Marks




Highlights of WBJEE 2020 Exam Pattern

  • The WBJEE 2020 will be conducted in offline mode (OMR based exam).

  • The examination will be divided into two papers. Both papers have to be attempted to qualify WBJEE 2020. However, those who wish for Pharmacy admissions will have to only attempt Paper 2.

  • Since the answers have to be marked in the Optical Machine Readable (OMR) response sheet, the candidates have to note that once their answers are marked, it cannot be changed.

  • The questions of WBJEE 2020 will have three categories. Marking scheme of each category will differ.

  • PwD candidates are eligible for 20 minutes extra time in each paper, for which they have to sit for the examination in the Board’s office in Kolkata.

  • Visually impaired PwD candidates are allowed to use a scribe/writer having less/lower academic qualifications than the candidates.

WBJEE Syllabus 2020

After checking the exam pattern, the candidates can refer to the syllabus of WBJEE 2020 to know which units and topics have to be studied for the upcoming entrance examination. Topics from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics are included in the syllabus. It should be noted that the WBJEE 2020 syllabus is similar to the 10+2th qualifying examination syllabus. The official authorities will release the syllabus along with the brochure.

WBJEE Sample Papers 2020

During preparation, the candidates are advised to solve sample papers of WBJEE 2020 in order to boost their preparation. Using the sample papers, the candidates will be able to understand the type of questions which are asked in the entrance examination. This will help the candidates to practice for the examination and rectify whatever mistakes that they do along the way. Solving sample papers is a great way to prepare for WBJEE 2020.

This article has been written as per last year’s information. Updated details will be available here as soon as it is released by the authorities.

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till which date wbjee 2020 application form can be filled up?

Aditya kumar Student Expert 20th Oct, 2019
Hello there!


WBJEEE 2020 application form has been released on October 18 at wbjeeb.nic.in in online mode . The last date to fill the application form of WBJEE 2020 is November 13 (Midnight).

So, you need to fill the application form by 13 th November 2019, you can follow the below steps to fill the application form :-

Step 1 - Online Registration

Step 2 - Filing detailed online application form

Step 3 - Uploading of Scanned Photograph & Signature

Step 4 - Payment of Examination Fee

Step 5 - Downloading and printing Confirmation Page.

For more and detailed information go through https://engineering.careers360.com/articles/wbjee-application-form

top gov collage for wbjee jelet 2019

Aditi Amrendra Student Expert 20th Oct, 2019

List of Government college which offer Lateral B.Tech through JELET:

Academy of Technology, Kolkata

Aryabhatta Institute of Engineering & Management, Durgapur

Bengal college of Engineering and Technology

Camellia School of Engineering and Technology

Institute of Science and Technology, Medinipur

MCKV Institute of Engineering, Howarth

Swami Vivekananda Institute of Science and Technology, Sonarpur

I hope this help.

Top collage for wbjee jelet at west bangal

Aditya kumar Student Expert 20th Oct, 2019

Hello there!


List of top colleges accepting JELET score are listed below :-

  • Techno India Saltlake, [TIS] Kolkata
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  • Kalyani Government Engineering College, [KGEC] Nadia
  • Asansol Engineering College, Bardhaman
  • University of Engineering and Management, [UEM] Kolkata
  • MCKV Institute of Engineering, [MCKVIE] Howrah
  • Dumkal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Murshidabad
  • Surendra Institute of Engineering & Management, [SIEM] Siliguri
  • Birbhum Institute of Engineering and Technology, Birbhum



wbjee application form download

Shudhanshu Gupta Student Expert 19th Oct, 2019
WB JEE exam form dates are released you should fill it and after completing the entire process after uploading the photo and after payment there will be an option to download and print the exam form, from where you can have a print of this, for more detail and complete process you can go on the below page.
Best of luck.

how to fill up wbjee form and when?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 19th Oct, 2019
hello ,
wbjee exam is the entrance exam to admission in various state government engineering, pharmacy, agriculture college and private engineering college of west Bengal. the form has released on 18,october,2019. the last date of form filling is 13 November. you may download the confirmation page between 14-16 November. the exam will be held on 2nd February tentatively.
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