West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination or the WBJEE is an exam conducted by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board for admission to engineering institutions in the state. The test is for those who wish to seek admission in engineering course. Every year lakhs of students try their luck to get into various private and government institutes in West Bengal.

 WBJEE Eligibility

The candidates have to meet the minimum eligibility criteria for entrance exam.

  • Candidate must have passed 10+2 from a recognized institution with English, Physics and Mathematics as subjects. General: at least 45% marks in qualifying exam
  • ST/ SC/ PwD/ OBC: at least is 40% with minimum of 30% in English exam.

 WBJEE Exam Pattern

The examination consists of three papers in Physics-Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology. All the exams are conducted on the same day. The questions are of multiple choice type.


It is a 2 hours exam .
There are 80 questions of 100 marks in it.



It is a 2 hours exam.
There are 75 questions of 100 marks.



It is 2 hours 30 minutes exam.

There are 115 questions of 150 marks.

Each correct answer attracts 3 marks and 1 mark is deducted for each wrong answer. For every unanswered question,marks are neither be awarded nor be deducted.

WBJEE Exam Dates

Availability of application forms January 5, 2017
Last date to submit the application form 4 February 2017
Required documents can be submitted till 4 February 2017

Last date to pay Application fee

4 February 2017
Confirmation page could be downloaded till 4 February 2017
 WBJEE admit card can be downloaded April 12, 2017
WBJEE 2017
Biological Sciences
Physics and chemistry
23 April 2017

April 23, 2017 (2 pm - 4 pm)

April 23, 2017 (11 am - 1 pm)
Declaration of the Result 5 June 2016

  WBJEE Syllabus

The candidates are tested on various on topics and concepts in Physics, Chemistry, mathematics and biology. The syllabus comprises of the topics studied till class XI and XII.

WBJEE Colleges Enlisted

  • Bidhan Chandra KrishiViswavidyalaya
  • Jadavpur University
  • Kalyani University Science Instrumentation Centre
  • University Institute of Technology, Burdwan
  • Uttar BangaKrishiViswavidyalaya
  • West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences
  • West Bengal University of Health Sciences
  • West Bengal University of Technology and its affiliated institutes.

CL extends its best wishes to all WBJEE aspirants
All the very best!!