The applicant must be a citizen of India and should have passed the H.S.(10+2) or its equivalent examination. The general candidates must have to secure at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics or Biology taken together (40% for SC/ST candidates) and at least 30% marks in English (for all categories). In addition, candidates must secure at least pass marks in the subjects individually including vernacular (or any other fifth subject) as mentioned below :
B.E/B.Tech./B.Arch : Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, English and vernacular or any other fifth subject.
M.B.B.S/B.D.S : Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English and vernacular or any other fifth subject.
Pharmacy : Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics or Biology, English and vernacular or any other fifth subject.
For MBBS and BDS courses : In addition to the aforesaid eligibility criteria, the general candidates must have to secure at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Biological Sciences taken together (40% for SC/ST) in the Joint Entrance Examination, W.B.
Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination in 2013 will be allowed to sit for JEM-2013 provisionally and their admission, if merit listed, will be subjected to satisfying the minimum requirements of eligibility as specified above.
Age Restriction : Candidates must be 17 (seventeen) years of age or above as on 31.12.2013. There is no upper age limit except for the Marine Engineering course for which the upper age limit is 25 years as on 31.07.2013.
Residential Requirements : Candidates desirous of seeking admission to Government Engineering / Technology Colleges, Govt. Medical and Dental Colleges as well as to Private Medical and Dental Colleges, must have been residing in the State of West Bengal continuously at least for last 10 (ten) years as on 31.12.2012 or their parents must be permanent resident of West Bengal having their permanent home addresses in the State of West Bengal.
Reservation : Reservation for SC/ST/PC candidates are as per State Govt. Rules.
Venue of Examination : To be located in the State of West Bengal and Tripura.
How to Apply : Application has to be made by online mode through the official website.
Application Fee Details:
Irrespective of his/her category and gender, a candidate applying for WBJEE – 2013 has to pay Rs. 500/- (Rupees five hundred) only, as application fee, through ONLINE mode. An extra service charge of Rs. 6/- has to be paid by the candidates.
The candidate, on successfully uploading the PERSONAL DETAILS; will be directed to the webpage containing process of payment of application fee. The candidate has the option to choose any one from the following modes of payment:
(a). Payment through Allahabad Bank e-Challan: The candidate has to select “Allahabad Bank e-challan” to submit the application fee through bank. As soon as he selects it an e-Challan will be generated containing details of the candidate. The candidate has to take a printout of the same and take it to the nearest Core Banking Service (CBS) facility enabled Branch of the Bank for making payment. After payment, the candidate has to login to the system and upload the details written on the e-Challan by the bank official. When the details are uploaded, the Confirmation Page will be generated.
(b). Payment through e-Post Office: The candidate has to select e-Post Office mode if he/she desires to submit the application fee through one of the e-Post Office connectivity enabled Post Offices in the State of West Bengal. As soon as he completes that a RECEIPT will be generated containing details of the Candidate which is required to be printed by the candidate and taken to the nearest e-Post Office connectivity enabled Post Office for making payment. After payment, the candidate has to login to the system and upload the details written on the receipt by the Post Office. When the details are uploaded, the Confirmation Page will be generated.
|Online form submission|
|11-1-2013 to 16-2-2013|
|Publication of admit card|
|1-4-2013 to 21-4-2013|
|Dispatch of printed admit card to candidate by the board through Indian post|
|1-4-2013 to 10-4-2013|
|West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination|