WBJEE 2013 | Entrance Exam - Pattern, Date

The notifications for Entrance Exam WBJEE 2013 have been released and the exam is conducted on 21st of April, 2013 for which the forms were filled ONLINE from 11th of January, 2013 to 16th of February, 2013. The filled forms were accepted till 28/02/2013. The exam was conducted for admissions in all the State Engineering Colleges of West Bengal.

The seat allotment process for WBJEE 2013 is complete. Counselling process, which was held in 4 rounds are over and the deserving and eligible candidates have been provided the seats in the respective colleges. Seat allotment in the last round i.e. 4th round was done on 31.08.2013 after which all the candidates who opted for upgradation were upgraded and the candidates who had not been allotted were offered admissions in the colleges.

Exam pattern of WBJEE 2013:

The exam will consist of three papers:

  1. Mathematics (100 Marks)
  2. Physics (75 Marks)
  3. Chemistry (75 Marks)

There will be following question categories in WBJEE 2013 Exam:


Category I

Category II

Category III

Sectional Marks


60 Questions

1 Mark each

15 Questions

2 Marks each

5 Questions

2 Marks each



45 Questions

1 Mark each

10 Questions

2 Marks each

5 Questions

2 Marks each



45 Questions

1 Mark each

10 Questions

2 Marks each

5 Questions

2 Marks each



WBJEE 2013 Exam Category 1 Questions:

  • Single correct answer, every correct answer will earn one mark.
  • Every wrong answer will fetch 1/3 NEGATIVE CREDIT.
  • More than one answer marked will earn 1/3 Negative Credit and will be declared wrong.

Category 2 Questions:

  • One right answer and every right answer will earn 2 marks.
  • Every wrong answer will fetch 2/3 NEGATIVE CREDIT.
  • More than one option marked will fetch 1/3 Negative Credit and will be counted wrong.

WBJEE 2013 Exam Category 3 Questions:

  • Questions having more than one answer and marking all of them ONLY will earn complete credit.
  • Unanswered and questions with ONE or MORE wrong answers will earn ZERO Credit.
  • Credit calculation for a partially answered questions having NO wrong answer:

Awarded marks = 2 x (Number of Correct answers) / (Total number of Correct answers)

The OMR Answer Sheet of WBJEE 2013 is to be marked with a BLUE or BLACK Ball Point Pen ONLY.

Test Schedule of WBJEEE 2013:

  • Mathematics: 9.30 am to 11.30 am
  • Physics: 12.30 pm to 2.00 pm
  • Chemistry: 3.00 pm to 4.30 pm

Tie – Breaking Rules:

Inter – se merit will be calculated in case of two or more candidates obtaining equal marks in the exam. The resolution of Tie in WBJEE 2013 will be done as follows:

  1. The candidate securing fewer negative marks in the subjects of Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry taken together will be given preference.
  2. Then the student who has scored higher positive marks in Mathematics and Physics together will be given preference.
  3. The student who has obtained higher positive marks in WBJEE 2013 in Mathematics and Chemistry together.
  4. Fewer negative marks in Physics & Mathematics.
  5. Fewer negative marks in Chemistry & Mathematics both.
  6. Higher positive score in Mathematics Section of WBJEE 2013 in 2 Marks Questions.
  7. Higher positive score in Physics in 2 Marks Questions.
  8. Higher positive score in Chemistry in 2 Marks Questions.
  9. Fewer negative marks in Mathematics for 2 marks questions.
  10. Fewer negative score in Physics Section of WBJEE 2013 Exam for 2 marks questions.
  11. Few negative marks in Chemistry for 2 marks questions.
  12. Finally the tie resolution will be done on the basis of age of the candidates where older one will be preferred.

Eligibility Criteria of WBJEE 2013:

The candidate must be Indian citizen and resident of Bengal.

AGE: By the end of December, 2012 the candidate must have reached the age of 17 years. There is no upper age limit for WBJEE 2013 except for the course of Marine Engineering for which 25 yrs is the upper age limit.

Residential Requirements:

Institute Type

Requirement of Domicile

State Aided University


Govt. Technical / Engineering Colleges


Self Financing Institutes



  1. The candidates appearing in WBJEE 2013 should have been residents of the state of West Bengal for past ten continuous years. December 2012 will be the last month counted in that duration
  2. Parents of exam applicants must be permanent residents of the state of West Bengal.

Academic Requirements for WBJEE 2013:

  1. For all the candidates except the B. Pharmacy, Marine Engineering and B. Arch aspirants must have passed class XII or Equivalent Exam with a minimum of 45% (GEN) or 40% (ST/SC/PwD) aggregate in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics (GEN) and a minimum of 30% marks in English with individual passing marks in Mathematics, English, Vernacular, Physics and Chemistry.
  2. For WBJEE 2013 Marine Engineering the minimum aggregate in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry is 60% with 50% minimum aggregate in English at either 10th or 12th class level with individual passing marks in Chemistry, Physics, Vernacular, Mathematics and English for all categories of WBJEE 2013 Entrance Exam Candidates.

Reservation of Seats in WBJEE 2013:

  1. The reservation of seats for SC/ST/PwD Candidates will be done on the basis of State Government norms which will be presumably as follows: ST: 22%, SC: 6% and PwD: 3%.
  2. There will be 12 seats reserved for the Defence Quota out of which 7 seats will be reserved in Govt. Engineering & Technology Colleges of State, 2 seats will be reserved at Jadavpur University and 3 will be reserved at Bengal Engineering & Science University.
  3. As per the reservation norms of WBJEE 2013 10% of the approved seats will be allocated to JEE Main 2013 merit rankers in all the self financing engineering and technology colleges of the state

Application Submission Process of WBJEE 2013 will basically have two phases:

  • Filling in the personal details
  • Filling the fee payment details.

The candidates will have to logon to: www.wbjeeb.nic.in – the official exam website or CLICK HERE to get the online application form of WBJEE 2013.

After completion of the personal information filling phase, the candidates will be provided with a 7 digit application number which has to be preserved by the candidates for future logging in activities.

The next step of form filling process will involve the payment of Rs. 500/- as the form fee of WBJEE 2013 via any of the following two modes:

  • Allahabad Bank : The students can remit the Challan Fee at the CBS facility enabled bank branch of Allahabad Bank.
  • E – post office Challan: The candidates can also remit the form fee online through the post offices having the e – Post Office connectivity.

After the form fee of WBJEE 2013 has been remitted the candidates have to enter the details of transaction in the online form after which they will be given a confirmation page and Top Sheet of Enclosures which is to be printed out.

Then the candidates have to paste two identical recent colored passport sized photos on WBJEE 2013 confirmation page. One of the photos is to be self attested. The candidates have to sign the page, put their left hand thumb impression and get it signed by the parents or guardians.

The WBJEE 2013 top sheet of enclosures will have the list of document copies which are to be sent along with the form after self – attesting them.

Then the candidates have to send the WBJEE 2013 confirmation page along with the documents in an envelope at the following address via speed post till 28th February:

AQ – 13/1,

Sector – V,

Salt Lake City,

Kolkata – 700091.


Application Form Status of WBJEE 2013: The candidates can check their application status after entering the Application Form Number in between 1/03/2013 and 31/03/2013 on: www.wbjeeb.in - the official website of the exam. The delivered applications will have their application numbers on the website.

The Board will host the application status on exam website from 1.03.2013 to 31.03.2013. To view their WBJEE 2013 application status the candidates have to enter their application number. The application numbers of the received applications will be hosted on the exam website.

The Admit Cards of WBJEE 2013 will be hosted on: www.wbjeeb.nic.in in between 1.04.2013 and 21.04.2013.

Result of WBJEE 2013:

  1. There is no provision for post result publication review etc and no communication in this regard will be entertained by the WBJEE 2013 Board.
  2. The Results will be declared around 10th of June 2013 on the various exam websites including the official website.
  3. The results will comprise of Merit Lists in which the number of candidates will be decided by the Board.
  4. The Individual Rank Cards will be given only to the candidates included in the merit list. The candidates can get detailed result updates and notifications on exam website.

The Counseling dates and schedule of WBJEE 2013 will be updated soon on the exam website and the candidates should stay in constant touch with it to be updated about the recent updates.

WBJEE 2013 Important Dates:

  • Online WBJEE 2013 Application deadline: 11/01/2013 to 16/02/2013
  • Top Sheet and Confirmation Page Generation: 11/01/2013 and 21/02/2013
  • Last date to receive the filled forms: 11/01/2013 to 28/02/2013.
  • Status check of Application Form: 1/03/2013 to 31/03/2013.
  • Exam Date: 21.04.2013.
  • Dispatching Admit Card via Post: 1.04.2013 to 10.04.2013.
  • Downloadable Admit Card: 1.04.2013 to 21.04.2013.
  • 1st round result allotment: 14 July 2013
  • 2nd round result seat allotment: 21 July 2013
  • 3rd round result seat allotment: 26 July 2013
  • 4th round result seat allotment: 31 July 2013
  • Admission closes: 31 July 2013

For more details on exam, exam application and other details, refer to: www.wbjeeb.nic.in or the WBJEE 2013 Admission Brochure.

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WBJEE Previous Year Papers

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WBJEE 2013 Application Form Status

WBJEE 2013 Application Submission Procedure

WBJEE 2013 Application Form | Notification | Date


Discuss Your Doubts


# Debojyoti Mukherjee 2013-06-12 07:58
hello sir, i secured 14021 tfw rank in wbjee 2013 and am a domicile of west bengal......... will i get any government college in west bengal????????? ??
# Debojyoti Mukherjee 2013-06-12 07:56
hello sir.... i secured 14021 tfw rank in wbjee 2013 and am a domicile of west bengal..... will i get any government college in west bengal?????????
# amarjit banerjee 2013-06-08 16:59
I got rank 3135 in wbjeeb. Should I get chance in govt.run engg college ?
Pl help me.
# Arpita Sardar 2013-03-24 10:29
This news is realy important and helpfull for those students who want to crack this exam and get an admission into different Engineering as well as Technology courses in the different university in West Bengal. Also I want to add something that i wrote an article on West Bengal Joint entrance examination 2013 . I think this will also make students more familiar with the details of this exam.
# Arpita Sardar 2013-03-23 14:39
This news is realy important and helpfull for me because through this exam now i’ll get an window of opportunity to take an admission into different Engineering as well as Technology courses in the different university in West Bengal.. But could any one tell me plz what is the syllabus of the exam???
# Arpita Sardar 2013-03-21 10:47
This news is realy important and helpfull for me because through this exam now i'll get an window of opportunity to take an admission into different Engineering as well as Technology courses in the different university in West Bengal.. But could anyone tell me plz what is the syllabus of this exam??
# debleen 2013-03-16 15:46
joto jhamela........ ..... :-?
# abhishek kumar 2013-02-22 14:20
last date for online submission is over so hw can i apply nw ?????
# krishna choudhary 2013-02-20 13:35
[fv]kab ex hai[/fv]
# tANUSHREE 2013-02-08 08:18
[I am dipoma in Electrical Engg from SCTE&VT Odisha and permanent residence of WB, can I apply WBJEE for admission as fresher or lateral please say.
# RAJEEV RANJAN 2013-02-04 15:55
# AMRENDRA KUMAR 2013-02-04 15:48
hello sir i am amrendra from bihar wants to know that ,am i eligible for admission to government college of west bangal ?
# suman 2013-02-04 15:42
i am from jharkhand state , am i eligible for wbjee exam?
# RAJPATI MAHTO 2013-01-31 17:53
Can apply other than Bengal state like students of bihar ,please reply soon.
# RAJPATI MAHTO 2013-01-31 17:50
Please clear that other state students like Bihar can apply the form of wbjee,please reply soon.
# kritika deep 2013-01-29 19:18
I am fram Bihar , not domisil of west bengal......
may I fill the form of engineering entrance exam. ?
# pradeep kumar 2013-01-29 15:38
sir i have done wrong in application form i fill not journal no. i fill branch code. so, reguested to u plz accepted my application form
# payal 2013-01-28 18:10
wt r da documents 2 b snd ..... Nd admit card shuld b attestd by?
# samir das 2013-01-23 14:03
who is the issueing authority of residential certificate.
# GOUTAM PRAMANIK 2013-01-22 17:14
# Mahesh 2013-01-20 12:26
Can I, from Odisha, having no permanent address in West Bengal can appear the examination?
# rohit sharma 2013-01-18 10:57
can students of other states like chhattisgarh apply for WBJEE 2013
# akash kumar sonkar 2013-01-17 20:39
i'm interested in wbjee.....so kindle feed me information about it.
# ajay 2013-01-13 22:47
hi i m coming
# ajay 2013-01-13 22:46
i m coming 2 wb@
# AMIT 2013-01-09 11:37
can the students of other state like Jharkhand can fill this form...
# aditya 2013-01-08 00:25
I want to know that, the application forms are still aviliable in present date and if yes then how could i buy them in lucknow?
# sonu kumar 2013-01-03 09:59
can i take admission in west bengal through wbjee 2013(medical)
# Meghna Biswas 2012-12-30 10:36
It is not clear that when the WBJEE-13 joint entrance form will be given . Please specify date from & to.
# Pallab Chowdhury 2012-12-29 14:33
What is the exam date?
Is it 15th Of April, Or 21st of April?
Please give me the information about the following.
# Pallab 2012-12-29 14:31
what is exam date?Is it 15th April, Or 21 of April?
please give me the following information
# md. samser zaman 2012-12-26 11:34
i am a student of guidance academy.i want to see the exam.
# pawan kumar nirola 2012-12-24 19:45
respected sir,
I am a student of class xii sci , and i want to appear in wbjee exam as as medical candidate and is it cumpulsory for me to be 17 yrs and is mathematics necessary for medical exam???? Plz help me sir n plz reply me soon
# Dilkesh Kumar Shaw 2012-12-12 14:36
I want to know if Medical is included or not ???
# sushmita 2012-12-09 22:14
last date of subsation of appliction form for test exam 2013
# niraj 2012-12-06 20:00
If any student gets negative marks in a subject but get good marks in other subjects.....he will qualify or not?
# shubham kumar roy 2012-12-04 14:01
Can I fill-up WBJEE Form online ?
# Sudip Chakraborty 2012-11-13 17:18
Kindly notify all next procedures & changes ( if any ).