WBJEE 2020- WBJEE is West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination. The exam is conducted for admission to Undergraduate Courses in Engineering & Technology in various colleges of West Bengal. The exam is conducted in an offline mode. The students who wish to appear for this exam shall fill an online application form. Before filling the form, they are advised to check the WBJEE 2020 Eligibility Criteria. The students have to pay an application fee as well while filling the form. Only then the form will be considered as complete. The WBJEE 2020 Admit Card will be released only for those students who filled and submitted the application form for the exam on time. It has to be carried to the exam hall for the verification purpose. WBJEE 2020 Result will be declared after the exam has been successfully conducted. As per the result, the WBJEE 2020 Merit List shall be prepared. The counselling for WBJEE 2020 qualified students will be as per the merit list prepared. WBJEE 2020 Aspirants must have a look at this complete page about WBJEE 2020 to know all the details about this exam which the candidates must know and other important details about it.


WBJEE 2020

WBJEE 2020 shall be conducted for admissions to  Pharmacy and Architecture Courses as well apart from the Engineering & Technology courses. Candidates looking for this exam must take a look at this page to know the complete information about the exam and other important information about it.

WBJEE 2020 Important Dates

The students who shall prepare for WBJEE 2020 must know all the important dates which are related to this exam. It is important that the student knows the dates so that they do not miss any of the important events which they have to necessarily follow. Take a look at the expected dates for WBJEE 2020.

WBJEE 2020 Important Dates
Start of Online Form Fill 03rd week of December 2019
Last date of online form fill up including payment and downloading confirmation page 01st week of January 2020
Window for correction by candidates 04th week of January 2020
Download Admit Card 02nd week of April 2020
Date of Examination 03rd week of April 2020
Publication of Result 01st week of June 2020

WBJEE 2020 Eligibility Criteria

It is the most important thing which the students must check before moving on to the application form section. It is so because if it is found that the student is not fulfilling any of the criteria as mentioned in the official brochure, the application of the student shall be rejected and they will not be allowed for further processes. Check the expected eligibility criteria for WBJEE 2020.

  • Nationality: The applicant should be an Indian Citizen.
  • Age Restriction: Those who are applying should be minimum 17 years of age. There is no upper limit in appearing for the exam.
  • Academic Qualification:  Candidate must have passed the Qualifying Examination having all the necessary subjects as asked in the information brochure. They must also have scored the minimum marks as specified in the information brochure.

WBJEE 2020 Exam Pattern

The next thing which the students must know is the WBJEE 2020 Exam Pattern. Those students who are preparing for this exam must definitely know about the exam pattern as it will help the student in preparing for the exam accordingly. Take a look at the expected exam pattern for WBJEE 2020. The students can expect it to remain the same.

  • Mode of Examination: Offline Examination
  • Type of Questions: Multiple Choice Question (MCQ)
  • Number of Categories: 3
  • Distribution of Questions Categorywise: The questions distribution will be as follows:
Papers Category-I Category-II Category-III Total Number Of Questions Total Marks
No. of Questions No. of Questions No. of Questions
Mathematics 50 15 10 75 100
Physics 30 05 05 40 50
Chemistry 30 05 05 40 50

WBJEE 2020 Syllabus

The syllabus of WBJEE 2020 is important for the candidates as with the syllabus, they will know what all things they have to prepare as per the syllbus and hence reduce time wastage on other topics. Check the expected syllabus for WBJEE 2020. It is expected to remain same.

WBJEE 2020 Marking Scheme

After knowing the exam pattern, the students must know the marking scheme as well for the exam. It is an important thing which the candidates must definitely know. Check the expected marking scheme for WBJEE 2020 Exam.

Category–I:

  • Only one option is correct.
  • Correct response will yield 1 (one) mark.
  • Incorrect response will yield -1/4 (25% negative) marks.For any combination of response with more than one option, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and will yield -1/4 (25% negative) marks.
  • Not attempting the question will fetch zero mark.

Category–II:

  • Only one option is correct.
  • Correct response will yield 2(two) marks
  • Incorrect response will yield -1/2 (25% negative) marks.
  • For any combination of response with more than one option, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and will yield -1/2 (25% negative) marks.
  • Not attempting the question will fetch zero mark.

Category–III:

  • One or more options may be correct.
  • Only all Correct response will yield 2(two) marks.
  • Any combination of correct and wrong response will be treated as incorrect and will yield 0 (zero) mark.
  • For the partially correct response, marks awarded will be = 2 x (no. of correct options marked + total no. of correct options.
  • Not attempting the question will fetch zero mark.

WBJEE 2020 Preparation Tips

The students who shall appear for the WBJEE 2020 Exam must prepare well for it since it is an important engineering examination. For an effective preparation, the student must have some preparation tips with them so that they can prepare well and get good marks in the exam. Check out the tips for WBJEE 2020 Preparation from the toppers who give their valuable tips for acing this exam.

  1. Know the syllabus. It is an important thing which the students must definitely know and have with them while preparing. It will help them in covering only the required topics and hence not waste time on any of other unnecessary topics.
  2. Have clarity of the basic concepts. It is a prerequisite which the students should definite;y adhere to. Having clear concepts will help them solve any type of question since this exam demands the application of concepts.
  3. Practice and Practice. It is a must thing to do. The practice must involve solving questions of all difficulty levels and not just be concentrating on any one of the topics.
  4. Take mocks to get an idea of the type of the question which they can expect in the paper. Mocks can also be used to analyse all the weak areas and improve upon them.
  5. Have proper rest and food. It is essential for having a fresh mind before the exam so that you perform well and not feel sleepy during the exam time.

WBJEE 2020 Important Books

The students who shall prepare for this exam must also know the important books for preparation of this exam. It is important that the student has the best set of books with them for an effective preparation so that they can clear all their concepts and ace this exam very easily. Check all the important books for WBJEE 2020.

Name of the Book Link to Buy
WB JEE Engineering Solved Paper 2018 Paperback – 2017 Click here to buy
WB JEE Chapterwise Explorer Engineering – Mathematics Paperback – 13 Dec 2017 Click here to buy
WB JEE Chapterwise Explorer Engineering – Physics and Chemistry Click here to buy
WB JEE Chapterwise Explorer Physics and Chemistry – Engg Paperback – Aug 2016 Click here to buy
Ultimate WBJEE All In One Question Bank Paperback – 2018 Click here to buy

WBJEE 2020 Application Form

The students who wish to apply and sit for the WBJEE 2020 Exam must compulsorily fill the WBJEE 2020 Application Form. Without filling it, the students will not be eligible to appear for the exam and other related processes. The application form shall be available online only. The applicants will have to visit the official website to fill the application form. They will have to give some details in the application form and upload some documents as well.

Along with the application form, the student has to pay the application fee as well. Only when the student fills the application form, the application will be considered as complete and the student will be considered for further processes.

WBJEE 2020 Application Fee

Those students who are applying for WBJEE 2020 must pay the application fee as well. The application fee can be paid by any of the means as mentioned in the prospectus. The students have to ensure that the application fee has been paid successfully otherwise the student will not be eligible for sitting in the exam. Hence it should be ensured that the payment for the exam shall be done on time.

WBJEE 2020 Admit Card

The WBJEE 2020 Admit Card shall be released for only those students who filled the application form for this exam on time and paid the fees for the same. It will be available online on the official website of WBJEE. The eligible students will have to visit the official website to download the admit card.

In the WBJEE 2020 Admit Card, the student will find details such as the name, address and the details of the test venue. The admit card can be downloaded till the day of the exam. Students are thus advised that they keep the document safe with them till the admission process gets over. In case, the student wants the admit card after the exam, they will have to pay a fee to do so. It shall be obtained from the official exam conducting body.

WBJEE 2020 Answer Key

The model WBJEE 2020 Answer Key shall be released a few days after the WBJEE 2020 shall be conducted. It will be available on the official website. The students shall be given the facility of challenging the answer key. Only those students can challenge the answer key who attempted the WBJEE 2020 Paper.

To raise the challenge, the student must log in to the official website to do so. They will have to pay a fee also, which can be paid through any of the means like the debit card, credit card, e-challan etc. It should be ensured that the students send the challenges before the last date. Also, the challenges will be accepted online only and not through any other means such as letter, fax, telephone etc.

WBJEE 2020 Merit List

For the WBJEE 2020 Exam, two separate merit list shall be prepared by the Board. WBJEE 2020 Aspirants can have a look at both the merit list which shall be prepared for the counselling purpose:

  • General Merit Rank(GMR)- This list shall be prepared based on the total score obtained in paper-I and paper-II by the candidate in WBJEE 2020 Exam. It will be applicable to all the Engineering and Technology Courses. The rank in the GMR will be used for the counselling and the admission purpose. Also, a separate category list will be prepared for admissions of the respective category students.
  • Pharmacy Merit List- This list shall be used for admissions to the pharmacy courses.

WBJEE 2020 Tie-Breaking Criteria

It might be possible that the two students might score same marks in WBJEE 2020 Exam. In this case, the rank will be determined on the basis of Tie-Breaking Criteria. Aspirants can have a look at the expected tie-breaking criteria for WBJEE 2020 Exam. They must keep visiting this page to get the updated information about the exam.

  1. Less negative marks in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry taken together
  2. More positive marks in Mathematics and Physics taken together.
  3. More positive marks in Mathematics and Chemistry taken together
  4. Less negative marks in Mathematics and Physics taken together
  5. Less negative marks in Mathematics and Chemistry taken together
  6. More positive marks in Mathematics for only the 2 marks questions
  7. More positive marks in Physics for only the 2 marks questions
  8. More positive marks in Chemistry for only the 2 marks questions
  9. Less negative marks in Mathematics for only the 2 marks questions
  10. Less negative marks in Physics for only the 2 marks questions.

If none of the above satisfies, the date of birth of the two students shall be compared and the final merit list shall be released on the official website.

WBJEE 2020 Result

The results of WBJEE 2020 shall be declared on the official website after the exam has been conducted successfully. The results shall be available on the official website of WBJEE. The result will be in the form of a rank card. Only those students will be able to check their results who appeared in  the WBJEE 2020 Paper.

The WBJEE 2020 Rank Card will contain all the important details such as relevant ranks, total score and component scores in paper-I (Mathematics) and paper-II (Physics & Chemistry). The students are advised to keep the rank card safe with them till the counselling process gets over.

WBJEE 2020 Counselling

WBJEE 2020 Counselling shall be conducted after the WBJEE 2020 Result has been declared. The counselling will be conducted in an online manner. Only those students will be eligible for the counselling who shall clear the WBJEE 2020 Marks. They will be declared as qualified only if they score the minimum marks as specified by the board.

The allocation of the colleges to the student shall be on the basis of the rank obtained by the student in the GMR. In the counselling process, the verification of the details of the student shall be done and all the documents for admissions purpose. The admissions will stand cancelled if it is found that the students do not fill any of the criteria as mentioned in the information brochure.

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