Check and Know WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria


See here the information regarding WBJEE 2017 NEW eligibility criteria. It is a precondition which must be fulfilled to appear WBJEE 2017 examination.

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations / WBJEE 2017 will be conducted by West Bengal Government for the students who want to take admission into the undergraduate courses in Engineering/ Technology / Architecture / Pharmacy in universities or colleges in West Bengal.

Students who want to take the WBJEE 2017 exam they must be aware of the Eligibility Criteria of WBJEE 2017. WBJEE eligibility gives the detail about the age for exam, wbjee 2017 educational qualification etc. Before applying student must read the eligibility criteria for the upcoming exam.

WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria – New Changes

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations is known as WBJEE 2017. WBJEE 2017 online application process will start from 5/01/2017 .WBJEE 2017 will be  conducted by West Bengal Government for the students who wants  to take  admission into the undergraduate courses in Engineering / Technology / Architecture/ and Pharmacy in universities or colleges in West Bengal on 23/04/2017. To appear in test Candidate must know about WBJEE 2017 Criteria. It is the pre requisite to appear in examination. Here we give the detail information about WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria.

WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria

WBJEE 2017 Eligibility Criteria deals with the information about nationality, age , academic qualification and subject taken in qualifying examination, Here we give this information.

Eligibility criteria for appearing in the WBJEE-2017:

  1. a) Citizenship: Applicant must be a citizen of India.
  2. b) Age Restriction: (i) The lower age limit is 17 (seventeen) years as on 31.12.2017. There is no upper age limit in appearing in the WBJEE-2017.

A candidate born on or after 01.01.2000 is not eligible to appear in the WBJEE-2017. (ii) However, for admission to the degree level Marine Engineering Course

The lower age limit is 17 (seventeen) years as on 31.12.2017 and the upper age limit is 25 Years as on 31.12.2017.

General Academic Qualifications criteria

For appearing in the WBJEE-2017 both Paper-I and Paper-II (for enlistment in the MeritRank List-I i.e. the GMR):

  1. a) Candidate must have passed the Qualifying Examination i.e. the ‘10+2’ examination with Physics and Mathematics along with any one of Chemistry /

Biotechnology / Biology / Computer Science / Computer Application as

compulsory subjects with individual pass marks (in both theory and practical

wherever applicable) in all the three subjects as stated above in regular class

mode. b) Must have obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging toreserved category) in the above three subjects taken together.

  1. c) Must have passed English in the ‘10+2’ examination with at least 30% marks.
  2. d) The Board of the said Qualifying Examination must be recognized by the Central

Government or State Government concerned.

For appearing in the WBJEE-2017 only in Paper-II (For enlistment in the Merit Rank ListIIi.e. the PMR):

  1. a) Candidate must have passed ‘10+2’ examination with Physics and Chemistry along

with any one of Mathematics / Biotechnology / Biology / Computer Science /

Computer Application as compulsory subjects with individual pass marks (in both

theory and practical wherever applicable) in all the three subjects as stated above in

regular class mode.

  1. b) Must have obtained at least 45% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging to

reserved category) in the above three subjects taken together.

  1. c) Must have passed English in the ‘10+2’ examination with at least 30% marks.
  2. d) The Board of the said Qualifying Examination must be recognized by the Central

Government or State Government concerned.

  1. e) The criteria for admission into Bachelor of Pharmacy course in Jadavpur University

is given in above.

Important consideration in terms of academic qualification

 A candidate appearing in the Qualifying Examination i.e. the ‘10+2’ Standard

Examination in 2017 may appear in the WBJEE-2017 but shall not be made eligible forallotment of seat for admission if he/she does not pass the Qualifying Examination

with required minimum standard of eligibility criteria as stated above.

3.2.4 Important information to candidates regarding eligibility

WBJEEB do neither verify the information provided by the candidate during on line

application nor verify any certificate of date of birth, domicile, income, reservation

category, academic qualification etc. for deciding the eligibility of the candidate. Admitcards issued only on the basis of the information provided by the candidate. Also thereis no scope of changing/correcting any information after the last date of onlineapplication.All verifications are done during counselling, admission, registration with the university etc. If at any stage after examination it is found on scrutiny that the applicant isotherwise ineligible, his/her candidature shall be treated as cancelled even if he/shesecured a Merit Rank in the WBJEE-2017.

Hence securing a Rank in the WBJEE-2017 does not constitute a right/guarantee in favorof a candidate for his/her claim for admission who ultimately fails to comply the

specified norms and standards.

 The University of Calcutta

  1. a) All available Courses except ‘Jute & Fibre Technology’ Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects with at least 60% (55% for Reserve Category Students) marks in all the above three subjects taken together, individual pass marks (both in theory & practical where ever applicable) in each of the subjects and with at least 30 % marks in English. b) Jute & Fibre Technology Course Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Physics and Mathematics along with any one of Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology as compulsory subjects with at least 45% (40% for Reserve Category Students) marks in all the above three subjects taken together, individual pass marks (both in theory & practical where ever applicable) in each of the subjects and with at least 30 % marks in English.

The Jadavpur University (Faculty of Engineering & Technology)

  1. a) All available courses including Bachelor of Pharmacy and except the five Year

degree course in Architecture

Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry

as compulsory subjects with at least 60% (45% for Reserve Category Students)

marks in all the above three subjects taken together, individual pass marks (both

in theory & practical where ever applicable) in each of the subjects and with at

least 30 % marks in English.

  1. b) Five Year Degree Course in Architecture

Besides the academic qualifications as stated above, candidates must qualify either in

NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) conducted by the COA (Council of

Architecture) or in the Paper-II of JEE-Main, 2017 conducted by the CBSE Board.

The West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences

  1. Tech (Dairy Technology) course
  2. a) Candidate must have passed the Qualifying Examination i.e. the ‘10+2’

examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects

with individual pass marks (in both theory and practical wherever applicable) in all

the three subjects as stated above in regular Class mode. b) Must have obtained at least 50% marks (40% in case of candidates belonging toreserved category) in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English taken together.

The Board of the said Qualifying Examination must be recognized by the Central

Government or State Government concerned.

Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal

Same as mentioned above.

University Institute of Technology (The University of Burdwan)

Same as above

The Neotia University

  1. a) All available B. Tech courses except Marine Engineering:

Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, as

compulsory subjects with at least 60% marks in the above three subjects taken

together. b) B. Tech in Marine Engineering

Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, as

compulsory subjects with at least 60% marks in the above three subjects taken

together and at least 50% in English.

Course specific eligibility criteria

The degree course in Marine Engineering

As per the norms and standards of the Director General of Shipping, Government of

India: Candidates must pass Higher Secondary (10+2) Examination of West Bengal

Council of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent examination from a recognized

Council/Board in regular class mode with:

  1. a) 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics taken together with

individual pass marks (both in theory and practical where ever applicable) in each

of the said subjects;

  1. b) Minimum of 50% marks in English as subject in either in ‘10’ standard or in ‘10+2’ standard. c) These requirements are applicable for the Marine Engineering Course in any of theparticipating Institutions.

The Five Year degree Course in Architecture

  1. a) As per the norms and standards of the Council of Architecture (COA):

No candidate with less than 50% marks in aggregate shall be admitted to the

architecture course unless he/she has passed an examination at the end of new

‘10+2’ scheme of Senior School Certificate Examination or equivalent with

Mathematics as a subject of Examination at the 10+2 level.

  1. b) Candidate must also qualify either in the NATA (National Aptitude Test in

Architecture) conducted by the Council of Architecture, New Delhi or in Paper 2 of

JEE Mains conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education. c) These requirements are applicable for the five year degree course in Architecture

in any of the participating Institutions except the Jadavpur University, for which

the academic eligibility criteria is given in above.

 Requirements in terms of Residential/Domicile Criteria

  1. a) There is no particular Residential/Domicile requirement to appear in the WBJEE- 2017.
  2. b) However, the State (West Bengal) Residential/Domicile requirement is applicable foradmission to any Government Engineering / Technology / Pharmacy Colleges of theState as well as for admission to any reserved category of seats in respect of any

course in any of the enlisted Universities/University Departments as well as in any

Engineering / Technology / Pharmacy Colleges of the State.

  1. c) The State (West Bengal) Residential/Domicile requirement is also applicable for anyseat under the TFW (Tuition Fee Waiver) Scheme.
  2. d) The candidate need to download the required proforma as per the detail given in

section 3.4.1 below and keep the certificate ready to be produced during counseling,

admission etc.

  1. e) If the certificate is then found to be invalid, the candidate will lose the opportunity of admission in institutes and courses given in Para a) and b) above.

Comments

  1. Sir,I have passed 12th exm in 2014,I am also SC category ,Can I apply for Wbjee 2017

  2. Sir I m from up passed 12 in 2015 CBSE eligible for wbjee 2017

  3. Top 5 best engineering’s college in West Bangol Nd I’m from uttar Pradesh, may I can apply for WBJEE 2017?

  4. Sir i ve passes my 10+2 exam in 2015 from wbchse board.can i apply for wbjee 2017?

  5. Sir,
    I have passed from CBSE in 2015 from Assam.
    I have got enough percentage for appearing WBJEE.
    How can I apply for Wbjee 2017..?
    Please reply soon.
    Thank you.

  6. Sir,I have passed 12th exm in 2014 from wbchseboard. My total pcm score 148, 49.3%.. But math score 38. I am also obc-b category ,Can I apply for Wbjee 2017..plz sir reply soon

  7. Sir, i am debraj .i passed hs 2016 with total pcm 57%.can i apply for webjee 2017?

  8. sir is it mandatory to take domicile cert every year for appearing in wbjee 2nd time ? last year i submitted domicile cert for appearing inwbjee ist time

  9. Sir please get me the the form,where BDO will signed. If form not declared, please get the declared date

  10. I am ROSHAN KUMAR from bihar , i have got 60 % in 12th bihar board exam in 2016. and my category is OBC ,can i fill up the form for exam of WBJEE 2017. PLEASE sir, tell us….
    THANKING YOU………

  11. I am appearing for 102+2 from ICSE board from Jharkhand. I am not permanent resident of West bengal. Can I apply for WBJEE-2017.
    Kindly reply urgently.

  12. I am appearing for 10+2 from CBSE board from UP 2017. MY Father is working in UP since 1989. Can I apply for WBJEE-2017.
    Kindly reply urgently.

  13. Sir,my D.O.B. IS 23/10/2000. I AM APPEARING IN +2 EXAM THIS FEBRUARY 2017. IS I AM ELIGIBLE FOR WBJEE.

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