WBJEE 2016 – West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam

WBJEE or ‘West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination’ is a state-government controlled centralized test, conducted by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board for admission to many private and governmental medical and engineering institutions in West Bengal.

  • 80% to 90% seats shall be available for admission through WBJEE 2016.
  • 10% Seats shall be available for admission through the all India Entrance Examination.

WBJEE 2016 - Participating Institutes
WBJEE 2016 Important Dates

Notification of  WBJEE 2016 December 24th, 2016
Commencement of Application Submission January 29th, 2016
Last Date for submission  February 29th,2016
Last date for document uploading   March 2nd, 2016
Last date of fee payment March 5th,2016
Last date of printout March 31st,2016
Correction of Form                March 7th -12th ,2016
WBJEE Admit Card 2016 Download                April 3rd , 2016
Date of Examination                May 17th , 2016
Publication of Result                June 5th , 2016

Schedule of Examination

Biological Science  May 17th , 2016 (9 AM to 11:30 AM).
Physics & Chemistry  May 17th , 2016 (12.45 PM to 2.45 PM).
Mathematics  May 17th , 2016 (3.30 PM to 5.30 PM)

WBJEE 2016 Eligibility

  • Applicant must be a citizen of India.
  • In WBJEE no upper limit exists, but the candidate should at least be 17 years of age.
  • The candidate must pass Higher Secondary (10+2) Examination from a recognized council/Board in regular class mode with a minimum of 60% aggregate marks in Physics , Chemistry and Maths or Biology and pass in English. (55 % For SC/ST/PwD/OBC)

Eligibility for Marine Engineering in WBJEE 2016:

  • The minimum age to apply for Marine Engineering is 17 years and the upper age limit is 25 years.
  • In addition to 60% aggregate score in Physics, Chemistry and Math , the candidate also needs to pass in English with 50% in either 10th or 12th board examinations.

WBJEE 2016 Exam Pattern

The entire duration of WBJEE 2016 is 6 ½ hour and consists of 350 multiple choice questions.

Subjects Category 1 Category 2 Category 3
Correct Answer Incorrect answer Correct Answer Incorrect answer Correct Answer Incorrect answer
Biology/Mathematics +1 -1/4 +2 -1/2 +2 0
Physics +1 -1/4 +2 -1/2 +2 0
Chemistry +1 -1/4 +2 -1/2 +2 0

(Note: Use of only Blue and Black pen is allowed in WBJEE OMR sheet)

WBJEE Syllabus

5 Tips to ace WBJEE 2016

  1. Solve previous year’s questions , try making a list of the formulae used in previous WBJEE papers and revise it often.
  2. When studying concepts , try visualizing instead of mugging up. This especially helps when applications of multiple concepts are asked.
  3. Revise whatever you have studied and use the PDF provided above to guide you.
  4. Make a list of those formulas, techniques, tricks or concepts that you tend to forget and stick it to the wall of your room.
  5. Learn to compose yourself and manage time.

All the best !


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