The Tripura Board of Joint Entrance Examination (TBJEE) has announced the TBJEE 2021 exam date on the official website i.e. tbjee.nic.in on August 05, 2021. The TBJEE exam was earlier scheduled for June 23, 2021 however it was postponed citing the pandemic. The exam is conducted annually for providing admission to students in the Engineering, Technological, Veterinary, Agriculture, Fisheries, Paramedical and other Professional Degree Courses in the different colleges of Tripura. The TBJEE exam is conducted in three shifts i.e. Shift 1 from 11.00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. for Physics and Chemistry paper, Shift 2 from 1:30 – 2:15 P.M for Biology paper and 2:45 – 3:30 P.M. for Mathematics paper.
According to last year exam, the TBJEE was held on September 26, 2021, while the admit card was released on September 22, 2021. With this, we can deduce that the admit card of TBJEE 2020 can tentatively release on August 20, 2021. The examination is usually commenced in three shifts and the candidates have to appear for the Group of subjects ass chosen by them. Like for Engineering and Technology subjects the candidates have to appear for Group A i.e. Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics paper. Similarly, for the Veterinary, Agriculture, Fisheries, Paramedical, the subjects of Group B are Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
As per the TBJEE Exam Pattern, the examination will be conducted in the OMR mode i.e. pen and paper. The nature of the questions asked will be objective and the paper will have bilingual language i.e. English and Bengali. Each subject will account for 30 compulsory questions and there shall be 10 modules. The duration of the exam for the first shift will be 90 minutes while for the subsequent two shifts the duration of the examination will be 45 minutes each.
As per the marking scheme, each question will account for 4 marks while there will be a deduction of 1 mark for each incorrect answer. Post completion of the examination the merit list will be published by the concerned authorities. The merit list will be prepared on the basis of the marks scored by the candidates in the TBJEE Exam. In the case of a tie between two candidates, a high score in Physics, and Mathematics or Chemistry and Biology will be considered. If there is a further tie, then the marks of Mathematics or Biology will be considered. In an event of a further tie, the seniority in age will be preferred to break the tie.