WBJEE 2024 Notification, Exam Date, Registration, Eligibility, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Question Paper
WBJEE 2024 – West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination or the WBJEE is a state-government controlled centralised test, conducted by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board for admission to many private and government engineering institutions in West Bengal.
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) conducts the WBJEE every year in pen and paper based mode.
The WBJEE is a gateway for candidates to get admission into various Engineering colleges in West Bengal. The WBJEE includes some of Top universities of India like Jadavpur University, Calcutta University, University of Kalyani, top government engineering colleges like Kalyani Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Purulia Government Engineering College, Coochbehar Government Engineering College, Ghani Khan Choudhury Institute of Engineering & Technology and a few private institutions.
WBJEE Notification 2024
WBJEE Notification 2024 is expected to be released in December 2023 on the official website, wbjeeb.nic.in
WBJEE Full Form
WBJEE stands for West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination. It is an examination to get admission into various Engineering Institutes in West Bengal.
WBJEE 2024 Highlights
WBJEE or West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination, is a state-level college entrance exam in West Bengal state. Before we get into the details of the WBJEE notification, let’s take a quick overview of the WBJEE 2024 exam.
Name Of The Exam
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) 2024
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB)
Purpose of Exam
Admissions Into the B.Tech Courses Offered by the Participating Institutes
Level of Exam
Pen and Paper Based
Paper I – Mathematics
Paper II – Physics and Chemistry
Duration Of The Exam
2 hours for each paper
WBJEE 2024 Exam Dates
Important dates related to WBJEE 2024 are tabulated below.
WBJEE 2024 Information Brochure
Application Form Release Date
The Last Date to Submit the Application Form
Application Form Correction Dates
Admit Card Release Date
WBJEE Exam Date
Release of Results
WBJEE Eligibility Criteria 2024
All candidates who wish to appear in the exam have to meet the below-mentioned eligibility criteria of WBJEE:
WBJEE 2024 Eligibility Criteria – Nationality
Candidates who wish to apply for WBJEE must be a citizen of India.
WBJEE 2024 Eligibility Criteria – Age
Candidates who wish to apply for the WBJEE entrance test must be 17 years of age.
There is no upper age limit. However, for Marine Engineering, the upper age limit is 25 years.
WBJEE Eligibility Criteria 2024 – Educational Qualification
Candidates must have passed/appeared in 10+2 with Physics, Mathematics, and any of the following subjects – Chemistry/Biology/Biotechnology/Computer Science/Computer Application or Technical Vocational subject.
WBJEE Eligibility Criteria – Required Marks
All the aspiring candidates must have obtained 45 per cent marks in the above-mentioned subjects, whereas candidates belonging to reserved categories (SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B/PwD) are required to obtain 40% marks in order to appear for the entrance exam.
WBJEE 2024 Eligibility Criteria – Domicile
- Apart from the mentioned criteria, candidates who have been a resident of West Bengal for 10 consecutive years as on December 31, 2023, will get domicile provisions.
- Also, in case the parents of the candidates are permanent residents of West Bengal with a permanent residential address in the state, domicile eligibility will also be given to the candidates.
WBJEE 2024 Application Process
To appear for the exam, candidates must first register on the official WBJEE website. The authorities will activate the WBJEE registration window tentatively by December 2023.
The following five steps would allow the aspirants to fill their WBJEE application form 2024 with ease successfully:
1st Step: Registration
Candidates should visit the WBJEEB official website at wbjeeb.nic.in and click on “New Registration” and register themselves by providing the necessary details.
2nd Step: Fill Up The WBJEE Application Form
After successful WBJEE registration, click on the online Application for WBJEE 2024 tab. Go through the mentioned details to fill in the application form below:
- Name of the candidate
- Date of Birth
- Father’s Name
- Mother’s Name
- Aadhaar Number (Optional)
- Choice of Exam City
- Class 12th Exam details
- Full Address
3rd Step: Upload Scanned Photo and Signature
Upload the scanned copy of a recent passport-sized photograph and electronic signature. We have provided the specifications for document upload here for reference.
Image and Format
10 KB to 200 KB
4 cm x 3 cm
4 KB to 30 KB
4 cm x 1.5 cm
4th Step: Pay Examination Fee
Pay Rs. 500 plus the Bank service charge as examination fees, which can be paid online (cashless). Find the WBJEE form fee for registering under the WBJEE 2024 as under:
Application Fee (in Rs.)
WBJEE Application Form Correction 2024
Candidates are supposed to fill the form very carefully to avoid making mistakes. However, WBJEEB is expected to open WBJEE 2024 Form Correction window in the 4th week of January, 2024 and any committed mistakes can be rectified then. In this period, candidates can edit certain fields of their application form.
- It is not possible to correct any primary registration data like Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Gender, Domicile and Date of Birth.
- If any information other than name, father’s name, mother’s name, gender, domicile and date of birth given in the application needs to be corrected, the rectification may be done by the candidate only within the notified ‘Correction Period’. The Board will not make or allow any correction thereafter.
- Candidates will be asked to pay a Form Correction Fee.
WBJEE 2024 Exam Pattern
WBJEE aspirants will be assessed in Mathematics, Physics, and chemistry. Please note that there will be three categories of questions for each subject.
- Category 1 questions will be of 1 mark
- Category 2 questions will be of 2 marks
- Category 3 questions will be of 2 marks
The details of the WBJEE exam pattern are tabulated below:
|Physics and Chemistry|
|Categories||Number Of Questions|
WBJEE 2024 Marking Scheme
- Candidates appearing for WBJEE 2024 should be aware of the fact that 0.25 marks will be deducted for every wrong answer for questions belonging to categories 1 and 2.
- Only one option is correct in Category 1 and 2 types of questions; however, in Category 3, one or more options can be correct.
- There will not be any negative marks for wrong answers to questions from Category 3.
WBJEE 2024 Syllabus
Candidates appearing for the exam must be aware of the WBJEE syllabus. This will help candidates to create a well-structured and effective study plan. The WBJEE syllabus is divided into 3 subjects, i.e. Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.
WBJEE 2024 Mathematics Syllabus
Area Under Curves
Matrices and Determinants
Permutation and Combination
Set Theory and Relations
Theory of Equation
Point and Straight Line
Continuity and Differentiability
Differentiation and Application of Derivatives
Inverse Trigonometric Functions
Trigonometric Equations and Inequations
Trigonometric Ratios, Functions, and Identities
Statistics and Mathematical Reasoning
WBJEE 2024 Physics Syllabus
Atomic Structure in Modern Physics
Nuclear Physics and Radioactivity
Photo-Electric Effect and Electromagnetic Waves
Semiconductors and Communication System
Mathematics in Physics
Motion in One Dimension
Motion in Two Dimension and Projectile Motion
Newton’s Laws of Motion
Units and Dimensions
Work, Power, and Energy
Center of Mass and Momentum Conservation
Properties of Matter and Fluid Mechanics
Simple Harmonic Motion (SHM)
Electric charges and Fields
Electric potential and Capacitance
Electromagnetic Induction and Alternating Current
Classical Magnetism and Magnetic Properties of Matter
Heat and Thermodynamics
Laws of Thermodynamics
Thermal properties of matter, Calorimetry and Kinetic Theory of Gases
Waves and Sounds
WBJEE 2024 Chemistry Syllabus
Redox and Volumetric Analysis
Solution (General and Colligative Properties)
Thermodynamics and Thermochemistry
Alcohol and Ether
Chemistry in action
Biomolecules and Polymers
Carboxylic Acid and its Derivatives
Classification and Nomenclature
General Organic Chemistry
Haloarenes and Phenols
Hydrocarbons: Alkanes, Alkenes, and Alkynes
Nitrogen Compound and Aliphatic Amines
Practical and Environmental Chemistry
D-Block and F-Block Elements
S-Block Elements, Hydrogen, and its Compounds
WBJEE 2024 exam preparation tips
Candidates appearing for WBJEE 2024 can adopt the steps mentioned below to create a study plan and ace the exam:
- Create a study plan and follow it religiously
- Practice solving problems regularly
- Know the exam pattern and syllabus
- Select the best books
- Revise regularly
- Solve as many mock tests as possible
- Go through previous year’s question papers
Best books for WBJEE 2024 Preparation
Following are some of the best books for the WBJEE exam, which candidates can refer to:
Important topics for WBJEE 2024
The table below highlights the WBJEE important topics for Mathematics along with their chapter-wise weightage distribution:
Matrices and Determinants
Theory of Equations
Sets, Relations and Functions
Permutation and Combination
The table below highlights the WBJEE important topics for Physics along with their chapter-wise weightage distribution:
Solids & Semiconductor Devices
Modern Physics – Atomic Models
Laws of Motion
The table below highlights the WBJEE important topics for Chemistry along with their chapter-wise weightage distribution:
Carboxylic Acids and Derivatives
Alcohol, Phenol and Ethers
WBJEE 2024 Mock Test
Candidates must prepare well by taking the WBJEE mock test series to identify their weaknesses and mistakes and rectify them before the actual exam. Candidates must finish the entire WBJEE syllabus and solve WBJEE practice questions.
Candidates can take WBJEE Mock Tests at the sites given below.
WBJEE 2024 Question Papers
WBJEE Previous Year Papers are given below-
WBJEE 2024 Admit Card
Candidates who registered for the WBJEE 2024 can download their WBJEE admit card from the official website, i.e., wbjeeb.nic.in. The Board will release the WBJEE admit card in April, 2024(Tentative). Candidates who successfully submitted the WBJEE 2024 application form can download their WBJEE hall ticket 2024 from the official website to attend their exam.
All the candidates have to carry a hard copy of the WBJEE 2024 admit card when appearing for the WBJEE exam 2024. Otherwise, they will not be allowed to appear for the exam. Please note that candidates can download by logging in to their account with the credentials generated at the time of registration.
WBJEE Exam centres
Name of the Zone
Salt Lake/New Town
North 24 Paraganas
North 24 Paraganas
North 24 Paraganas
North 24 Paraganas
South 24 Paragnasa
Sonarpur, Garia, Bairpur
South 24 Paragnasa
WBJEE Exam Centres outside West Bengal
Name of the zone
WBJEE 2024 Answer Key
WBJEEB will tentatively release the provisional WBJEE answer key in May 2024 on their official website. Candidates who found discrepancies with the preliminary answer key could challenge the provisional answer key by paying a fee of INR 500 until May 2024 (Tentative).
The board has made the necessary changes in the answer key after evaluating the challenges submitted by the candidates. After the detailed analysis, the WBJEEB authorities uploads the final answer key on the official website. Candidates can download the answer key from the official website using their Application numbers and dates of birth or Application numbers and passwords.
WBJEE 2024 Result
The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board will release the WBJEE result for 2024 via the official website in May, 2024 tentatively. Candidates can download their scorecards using their WBJEE Application number and password.
A General Merit Rank (GMR) will be released by WBJEE Board, and accordingly, students will be called for WBJEE counselling. In counselling, candidates will be allocated seats based on merit, preference, and availability.
WBJEE 2024 Cutoff
WBJEE is a gateway for admission into various B.E/B.Tech. programmes in the state of West Bengal. West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) will release the WBJEE cut-off scores after successive counselling sessions.
Candidates must meet the WBJEE admission cut-offs specified by the particular institute to be eligible for counselling and secure admissions to the desired courses.
WBJEE 2024 Expected Marks
WBJEE 2024 Expected Ranks
199 – 188
Ranks < 10
187 – 175
11 – 50
174 – 163
51 – 1000
162 – 150
1001 – 2500
149 – 138
2501 – 4000
137 – 125
4001 – 6000
124 – 100
6001 – 10000
99 – 75
10001 – 16000
74 – 63
16001 – 25000
62 – 50
25001 – 35000
WBJEE 2024 Counselling
WBJEE Counselling 2024: The WBJEEB will probably start the counselling registration in July, 2024. Candidates participating in the counselling process must go through registration, choice filling, seat allotment, reporting to the allotted colleges and various other steps. The seats will be allotted based on the rank obtained by candidates in the rank list.
This should be noted that the WBJEE counselling is usually conducted in two phases this year: Phase 1 is for the candidates who want to be admitted into the engineering courses, and Phase 2 is for the agriculture and pharmacy courses.
- WBJEE admissions will be made based on the GMR/ PMR rank.
- Online registration is only allowed once in the first round of counselling.
- No fresh registration is allowed in the second and third rounds of counselling.
- Seats in the first round are allocated on the basis of candidates’ rank, preferred choices and seat availability.
- For the remaining rounds, seats are allocated based on the vacant seats as per the previous round.
- After the counselling and admission procedure is completed, no duplicate Rank card is generated.
WBJEE Participating Institutes 2024
State Government Engineering Colleges
Name of Institute
Cooch Behar Government Engineering College, Cooch Behar
Government College Of Engineering And Leather Technology, Kolkata
Govt. College Of Engg. & Textile Technology, Berhampore
Govt. College Of Engineering & Ceramic Technology, Kolkata
Govt. College Of Engineering & Textile Technology, Serampore
Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri
Kalyani Government Engineering College, Kalyani, Nadia
Ramkrishna Mahato Government Engineering College, Purulia
Private Engineering Colleges
Name of Institute
Abacus Institute Of Engineering & Management, Mogra, Hooghly
Academy Of Technology, Adisaptagram, Hooghly
Asansol Engineering College, Asansol, Burdwan
B.P. Poddar Institute Of Management & Technology, Kolkata
Bankura Unnayani Institute Of Engineering, Bankura
Bengal College Of Engineering & Technology, Durgapur
Bengal Institute Of Technology & Management, Santiniketan
Bengal Institute Of Technology, Dhapa, Kolkata
Birbhum Institute Of Engineering & Technology, Suri, Birbhum
Budge Budge Institute Of Technology, Budge-Budge
Calcutta Institute Of Engineering & Management, Tollygunge, Kolkata
Calcutta Institute Of Technology, Uluberia, Howrah
Camellia Institute Of Engineering And Technology, Bud Bud, Burdwan
Camellia Institute Of Technology & Management, Bainchi, Hooghly
Camellia Institute Of Technology, Badu Road, Madhyamgram
Camellia School Of Engineering & Technology, Barasat
College Of Engineering And Management, Kolaghat
Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur
Dr.Sudhir Chandra Sur Institute Of Technology And Sports Complex, Dum Dum
Dream Institute Of Technology, Bishnupur, 24-Parganas-South
Dumkal Institute Of Engineering & Technology, Dumkal, Murshidabad
Durgapur Institute Of Advanced Technology & Management, Durgapur
Elitte College Of Engineering, Mahispota, Sodepur
Future Institute Of Engineering & Management, Sonarpur
Future Institute Of Technology, Boral, Garia
Gargi Memorial Institute Of Technology, Baruipur, Kolkata
Global Institute Of Management And Technology Krishnanagar, Nadia
Greater Kolkata College Of Engineering & Management, Baruipur
Guru Nanak Institute Of Technology, Panihati, Sodepur
Haldia Institute Of Technology, Haldia, Purba Medinipur
Hemnalini Memorial College Of Engineering, Haringhata
Heritage Institute Of Technology, Kolkata
Hooghly Engineering & Technology College, Hooghly
Ideal Institute Of Engineering, Kalyani
Imps College Of Engineering & Technology, Malda
Institute Of Science And Technology, Paschim Medinipur
Jis College Of Engineering, Kalyani, Nadia
Jld Engineering And Management College, Baruipur
Kanad Institute Of Engineering & Management, Mankar, Burdwan
Mallabhum Institute Of Technology, Bishnupur, Bankura
Mckv Institute Of Engineering, Liluah, Howrah
Meghnad Saha Institute Of Technology, Kolkata
Modern Institute Of Engineering & Technology, Bandel, Hooghly
Murshidabad College Of Engineering & Technology, Murshidabad
Narula Institute Of Technology, Agarpara, Kolkata
Neotia Institute Of Technology Management And Science ,D.H.Road
Netaji Subhash Engineering College, Garia, Kolkata
Nshm Knowledge Campus, Durgapur Group Of Institutions
Omdayal Group Of Institutions, Uluberia, Howrah
Pailan College Of Management & Technology, Pailan Park
Rcc Institute Of Information Technology, Kolkata
Regent Education And Research Foundation, Barasat, Kolkata
Sanaka Education Trusts Group Of Institutions, Durgapur, Burdwan
Seacom Engineering College,Sankrail, Howrah
Siliguri Institute Of Technology, Siliguri
St. Mary’s Technical Campus Kolkata, Barasat
St. Thomas College Of Engineering & Technology, Khidirpur, Kolkata
Supreme Knowledge Foundation Group Of Institutions, Mankundu, Hooghly
Swami Vivekananda Institute Of Science & Technology, Sonarpur
Techno Engineering College Banipur, 24 Parganas-North
Techno International Batanagar
Techno International New Town, Rajarhat, New Town
Techno Main Salt Lake, Sector-V, Salt Lake
Name of Institute
Aliah University, New Town
Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya, Mohanpur, Nadia
Department Of Jute And Fibre Technology, Calcutta University
Kazi Nazrul University, Asansol
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University Of Technology, West Bengal
University Institute Of Technology, Burdwan (Self Financing Course)
University Of Calcutta (College Of Science, Technology And Agriculture)
University Of Kalyani, Science Instrumentation Centre
Uttar Banga Krishi ViswaVidyalaya
West Bengal University Of Animal & Fishery Sciences
Name of Institute
Adamas University, Barasat
Brainware University, Barasat
Jis University, Agarpara
School Of Pharmacy, Techno India University, Salt Lake
Seacom Skills University, Bolpur
Sister Nivedita University, New Town
Swami Vivekananda University
Techno India University, Salt Lake
The Neotia University, Diamond Harbour Road, Sarisha
WBJEE 2024 FAQs
Q.1. When will the authorities conduct the WBJEE exam 2024?
Ans. The WBJEE 2024 will be conducted probably in the month of April, 2024 .
Q.2. When will the authorities release the admit card for WBJEE 2024?
Ans. The authorities released the WBJEE 2024 hall tickets 10-15 days before the WBJEE Exam date.
Q3. From where can I get WBJEE Previous Year Question Papers?
Ans. Candidates can get WBJEE Previous Paper Question Papers from the official website or by clicking on this link WBJEE Previous Year Papers.
Past three years question papers’ are provided in this article.
Q4. Can I get my WBJEE fee refunded?
Ans. No, Fee once paid is non-refundable.
Q5. If I fill my WBJEE Application Form successfully, will my seat be reserved in a college of my preference?
Ans. No, Applying and appearing for the examination does not guarantee admission.
West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) conducts WBJEE to fill undergraduate engineering seats in colleges of West Bengal. The examination board is yet to issue the exam date notice, i.e., when WBJEE 2024 exam will be conducted; however, it is expected that it will be conducted in April 2024. Many aspirants appear for WBJEE, making it a highly competitive exam every year. WBJEE 2024 exam will have two papers: paper 1 on Mathematics and paper 2 on Physics and Chemistry. Candidates will be selected based on their knowledge of Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics.