WBJEE 2020

WBJEE 2020

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) was established in 1962 by Government of West Bengal. It is a state-government controlled centralized test, The board has been empowered to conduct Common Entrance examinations for admission to Undergraduate and Postgraduate Professional and vocational courses. The WBJEE exam can be taken by those who studied Pure Science stream in plus two level with the specific subjects tested in the examination, which are Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology.

WBJEE 2020 Important Dates

The important dates for WBJEE include - Online application form release, examination date, result declaration, counselling and seat allotment dates.

Important dates for WBJEE 2020



Starting of online form filing

3rd week of December 2019

Last date for form filling & fee payment

3rd week of January 2020

Last date to download the confirmation page

Last week of January 2020

Application form correction window

Last week of January 2020

Admit card release

2nd week of April 2020

Exam date

February 2020

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WBJEE 2020 Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility criteria for WBJEE exam differs from course to course. And there are many criteria and requirements that needs to be checked, failing to fulfil the eligibility criteria will lead to rejection of application form.

WBJEE 2020 Eligibility criteria

Citizenship: Candidate must be a citizen of India.


Lower age limit - The candidate must be of 17 years as on 31st December 2020. A candidate should have been born on or before 31st December 2003.

Upper age limit - For Marine Engineering Course the lower age limit is 17 years as on 31st December 2020 and the upper age limit is 25 Years as on 31st December 2020.

There is no upper age limit for others courses.

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WBJEE 2020 Application Form

WBJEE 2020 aspirants are advised to g through the notification and information brochure of WBJEE 2020 before filling the application form. The application process in detail acan be referred here below.

Application process in brief
  • Registration

  • Application form filling

  • Documents upload

  • Fee payment and Confirmation

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WBJEE 2020 Time Table

The WBJEE 2020 Examination will be conducted in the month of February 2020 in Offline mode (OMR based). The exam duration for WBJEE 2020 is 2 hours i.e 2 hours for each paper (Paper 1 and Paper 2). Subjects of Paper I and II – Paper I include Mathematics subject whereas Paper II include Physics and Chemistry combined.

WBJEE 2020 Time table






February 2020



11:00 am to 1.00 pm

2 hours


Physics & Chemistry

2:00 pm to 4:00 pm

2 hours

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WBJEE 2020 Admit Card

Admit card for WBJEE 2020 will be released in the month of April 2020 in online mode in the official website. Candidates must regularly check the official website to be updated about the exam. Steps to download admit card is given below.

Steps to download WBJEE 2020 Admit card
  • Visit WBJEE official website

  • Click on ‘Download Admit card 2020’

  • Enter Application number, Password along with Security pin

  • Download and take the printout of WBJEE admit card

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WBJEE 2020 Exam Pattern

WBJEE Exam will be conducted in Febraury 2020 tentatively in offline mode for Paper I and Paper II. The exam paper comprises of Objective type of questions on Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics which are nothing but sections. And each section is further divided into Categories.

There is Negative marking and the marking scheme differs for each category.

Category Wise Division of Questions


Number of Questions

Total Number of questions

Total marks

Category 1
(Full marks - 1)

Category 2
(Full marks - 2)

Category 3
(Full marks - 2)



















WBJEE 2020 Marking Scheme


Category 1

Category 2

Category 3

Total Questions

Total Marks


30 Q x 1 M

5 Q x 2 M

5 Q x 2 M




30 Q x 1 M

5 Q x 2 M

5 Q x 2 M




50 Q x 1 M

15 Q x 2M

10 Q x 2 M






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WBJEE 2020 Answer Keys

WBJEE 2020 Answer keys will be released prior to the announcement of WBJEE Result,candidates will have the option to challenge it with valid proofs if they are not satisfied with the answers provided. A final answer key will be released later which is final and cannot be challenged.

Steps to download the WBJEE 2020 Answer keys
  • Click on the link (link shall be updated)

  • View WBJEE 2020 answer keys on the screen.

  • Download the WBJEE answer key and verify the answers.

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WBJEE 2020 Exam centre

WBJEE Examination will be held in the month of February 2020 (tentatively) in two sessions. The WBJEE2020 exam will be conducted in districts of West Bengal and 2 other districts in the state (Assam and Tripura).Candidatescan make their during registration and opt for their preferred exam centre. Candidates can opt for 3 exam centres during form filling.

Any exam centre may be dropped if there are no adequate number of candidates at the particular zone.

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WBJEE 2020 Results

WBJEE Results 2020 will be declared on on the official website online. Also two separate merit lists will be prepared – General Merit list and Pharmacy Merit list which would all the eligible candidates for counselling process.

How to check WBJEE Result 2020
  • Visit WBJEE 2020 official website

  • Click on the Result link

  • Login using login credentials

  • WBJEE 2020 Result will be displayed in the form of Rank card

  • Download and take the printout of Rank card

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WBJEE 2020 Cut off

Cut off encloses opening and closing rank to determine the eligibility of the candidate to gain the admission. Candidates who meet the cut off conditions will be mentioned in Merit list.

Calculation of Scores

The scores are calculated by adding the total number of correct answers and subtracting the incorrect answers. The calculation of scores varies for each category defined under WBJEE Exam Pattern.

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WBJEE 2020 Participating Institutions/Colleges

Qualified candidates of WBJEE will be eligible to participate in WBJEE Counselling and Admission process, more than 200 institutes participate in the counselling process. Candidates can check the list and choose their preferred college and course. Seat will allotted based on the candidate’s choice and availability of seat.

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WBJEE 2020 Counselling

e-Counselling for WBJEE 2020 will be commenced after the cut off is declared and the merit list are prepared. There will be two separate merit list – General Merit list (GMR) and Pharmacy Merit list (PMR). e-counselling of will be held in three rounds. Candidates have to register themselves first to participate in the WBJEE counselling 2020, pay the counselling fee and fill their choices of courses and colleges.

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WBJEE 2020 Reservation criteria

WBJEEB provides reservation of seats for students under reserved category depending on the category. Certificates should be produced for the reservation at the time of WBJEE Counselling.The reservation of seats is provided to the candidates belonging to SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B/PwD category students and those who fall under Defense quota.

Verification for reservation claims will be verified/checked during counselling process.

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WBJEE 2020 Seat Allotment

WBJEE Seat allotment 2020 will commence after e-Counselling process is completed. Seats will be based on merit/scores of the candidate. The seat allotment will be done online based on the candidates rank in WBJEE 2020, preference and availability of seats. Candidates must login in order to check their allotment details.

Documents to be carried to the reporting centres
  • Admit card of WBJEE 2020

  • WBJEE Result 2020

  • Seat Allotment Letter of WBJEE 2020

  • Class 10 mark sheet

  • Class XII (or equivalent) standard examination mark sheet

  • Receipt of Online Counselling Registration Fee (E-Challan)

  • Category Certificate (if applicable)

  • PwD Certificate (if applicable)

  • Domicile Certificate (if applicable)

  • JEE Main 2020 for candidates who have applied for the 10% quota

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WBJEE 2020 Helpline and Contact details

Candidates applying for WBJEE 2020 might have queries regarding Applications, Admit card, Exam, Results, Counselling, Allotments, Admissions. And each query can be solved here by the appropriate person in charge of such issues.

Helpdesk number of WBJEE 2020 is tollfree and can be accessed by both candidates and parents in order to solve their queries.

WBJEE 2020 Helpline numbers

Examination Helpdesk (Toll-free Number)

Examination numbers

Examination Tele Fax number



(033) 23671149

(033) 23671159

(033) 23671199

(033) 23671149

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