West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) will soon close the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) 2020 registration. The last date to apply online is November 13, 2019. It is both, the deadline for applying online, and paying fees.
Those who wish to get admission to engineering, technology, architecture, pharmacy courses should appear in paper I mathematics, as well as paper II physics and chemistry combined. However for admission to only pharmacy, appearing in only paper II shall suffice. All need to fill the online application form at wbjeeb.nic.in.
The application fee is Rs 700 for general candidates, and Rs 500 for SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B. WBJEEB advises prospective students to not wait for the last minute to avoid payment failures by banks.
There is no provision to apply with late fee after the last date. The day after last date to apply, WBJEEB shall begin application form correction from November 14, 2019, and end the facility on November 16, 2019. In this duration, those who edit details in their form will be able to download revised confirmation page as well.
More than two months after that event, admit card for the entrance exam will be released on January 27, 2020. Thereafter the exam will be held on February 2, 2020. Paper I will be held on the scheduled date from 11 am to 1 pm, and paper II shall be held from 2 pm to 4 pm. Dates for answer key and results will be made known later.
WBJEE is a state level entrance exam. However there is no domicile requirement to appear in the exam. Candidates from any state can apply for the exam. The caveat is that residential or domicile requirement stands for admission to government aided engineering or technology or pharmacy colleges as well as for admission to Jadavpur University.
Moreover, candidates who wish to get reservation benefits need to have domicile. For domicile, proforma are provided in the information brochure, downloadable from wbjeeb.nic.in.
The board shall not accept applications for WBJEE 2020 in any mode besides the online form available at wbjeeb.nic.in. No forms will be accepted after the deadline.
How to apply for WBJEE 2020?
In order to apply, the first step is to register through wbjeeb.nic.in. Enter address, state, district, PIN, email ID, mobile number, choose password and security question. Now application number is generated.
Then fill the application form by entering all personal, educational , contact information asked. After that upload photograph and signature, scanned. Photograph should be 4 cm by 3 cm, and between 3 to 100 kb. Signature must be 4 cm by 1.5 cm, between 3 to 30 kb.
Finally, pay the application fee via net banking or debit card or credit card. Then print the confirmation page.
At the stage of form correction, though a large data set can be edited, details including name, father’s name, mother’s name, gender, date of birth cannot be changed.