WBJEE 2021 – Application Correction (Started), Exam Date, Eligibility, Pattern, & Syllabus


WBJEE (West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination) is a state-level engineering entrance exam conducted by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board every year. The exam is conducted for taking admission into undergraduate level engineering programmes (B.Tech. / B.E.) offered by the government and private colleges in the West Bengal state. The examination and admission process for the year 2021 has started on 23rd February 2021. The article here will cover all the details related to the WBJEE 2021 exam viz. important dates, the application process, eligibility, exam pattern, syllabus, admit card, and result, etc.

WBJEE 2021 Latest Update -

  • WBJEE 2021 Application Correction has been started from 31st March 2021 to 2nd April 2021.
  • The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) has started the application process for WBJEE 2021 on 23rd February.
  • Interested students can fill WEBJEE 2021 application form until 30th March 2021 (Tuesday).
  • The exam is scheduled to be conducted on 11th July 2021.

WBJEE is conducted for admission to undergraduate Engineering and Technology, Pharmacy and Architecture programmes in Government and self-financed institutions and universities across West Bengal. Candidates shortlisted in WBJEE 2021 result will be eligible to participate in the counselling process.

Candidates who are interested in appearing for the entrance examination can check the official website at wbjee.nic.in for exam-related information. The same will also be updated here.

WBJEE 2021 Quick Overview

Exam Name

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination

Exam conducting authority

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board

Official website


Exam Level


Exam Occurrence

Once in a year

Application mode


Exam mode

Offline (OMR based)

Exam Duration

4 hours (Paper-I from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM and Paper-II from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM)

Courses covered

B.Tech./ B.E.

Exam Date

11th July 2021

Validity of score

One year


Available Application Forms

WBJEE Exam 2021 Important Dates

Here are the important dates (announced) for WBJEE 2021 exam:

WBJEE 2021 Exam Events

Important Dates

Online application process begins

23rd February 2021

Online application process ends

30th March 2021

Correction in the application form

31st March to 2nd April 2021

Admit card releasing date

6th to 11th July 2021

WBJEE 2021 exam

11th July 2021

Provisional answer key

To be notified later

Last day to challenge the answer key

To be notified later

Final answer key

To be notified later

Result declaration

To be notified later

 WBJEE Counselling Schedule -

Counselling registration begins

Yet to be announced

Choice locking

Yet to be announced

First-round seat allotment

Yet to be announced

Acceptance of seat

Yet to be announced

Second round registrations and choice filling

Yet to be announced

Acceptance of seat

Yet to be announced

3rd round of registration and choice locking

Yet to be announced

Acceptance of seat

Yet to be announced

Acceptance of upgraded seat and payment provisional admission fee

Yet to be announced

WBJEE Exam Previous Years Solved Papers

WBJEE Exam 2021 Pattern & Syllabus

WBJEE 2021 Exam Pattern

The WBJEE examination will be conducted through the offline mode. All the questions will be of objective type with four options. The duration of the exam will be 4 hours. The questions will be asked from the following sections:

Sections/ Subjects

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The total marks of the exam will be 200. There will be three categories of questions in each subject. Category 1 questions will be of 1 mark, and Category 2 and 3 questions will be of 2 marks.

Negative Marking - 1/4th marks will be deducted for each incorrect response in category 1 and 2. There will be no negative marking in category 3.

WBJEE 2021 Syllabus

WBJEE 2021 syllabus will be released by the official exam conducting authorities. The syllabus topics will be from the class 12th syllabus. The WBJEE 2021 syllabus topics as per the 2020 syllabus are:

Mathematics - Algebra, Coordinate Geometry of Two Dimensions, Coordinate Geometry of Three Dimensions, Trigonometry, Calculus.

Chemistry - Atoms, Molecules and Chemical Arithmetic, Atomic Structure, Periodic Table and Chemical Families, Solid, Liquid and Gaseous State, Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry, Coordination Compounds, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, Chemical Energetics and Chemical Dynamics.

Physics - Physical, Measurements, World, Units and Dimensions, Motion of Centre of Mass, Friction, Connected Systems, Laws of Motion, Kinematics, Gravitation, Bulk Properties of Matter, Electrostatics, Thermodynamics, Viscosity, Oscillation & Waves, Kinetic Theory of Gases, Current Electricity, Atomic Physics, Optics I (Ray Optics), Optics II (Wave Optics), Solid State Electricity, Nuclear Physics.

WBJEE Exam 2021 Eligibility

Candidates must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam.


  • Applicant must be a citizen of India.
  • Candidates must also have a West Bengal domicile.

Age Limit

The minimum age limit must be 17 years as of 31st December 2021. In other words, candidates born on or after 1st January 2004 will not be eligible for the exam.

Those who are applying for the Marine Engineering course must not be more than 25 years as of 31st December 2021.

Educational Qualification

Candidates must have passed class 12th or equivalent examination with Mathematics and Physics with any one of the Biology/ Biotechnology/ Chemistry/ Computer Science/ Computer Application as compulsory subjects. The minimum aggregate percentage must be 45% (40% for reserved category candidates) in all three subjects.

Candidates should also have qualified in English subject in 12th examination with minimum 30% marks.

WBJEE Exam 2021 Application Process

The online application process will start at the official website from 23rd February 2021. Candidates must fill the application form before 30th March 2021 (6 PM). Please fill the application form carefully. Here are the steps for filling the WBJEE 2021 application form.

Steps for filling the WGJEE 2021 Application Form -

  • Visit the WBJEE official website.
  • Click on the link for applying for the WBJEE 2021 exam.
  • Enter all the details for registration and complete the registration process.
  • Once the registration is complete, you will receive the login details.
  • Now, sign-in with the log-in details and complete the application form.
  • Enter your personal details, exam city preference, educational details, and communication information.
  • Upload scanned images of photograph and signature as per the specifications provided.
  • Make the payment of the application fee. The application fee has to be paid online through internet banking/ credit card/ debit card. The application fee details are ₹ 700/- (Seven Hundred) for the General category and ₹ 500/- for reserved categories. The additional transaction charges/ bank charges are to be paid by the candidates.
  • After successful fee submission, take a print of the confirmation page.

There is no need to send the hard copy of the application form to the exam conducting authority.

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Other Details

WBJEE 2021 Admit Card

The exam conducting authorities will upload the WBJEE 2021 admit card to the official website on 6th July 2021. Candidates can download the hall ticket using their log-in credentials. Admit card is an important document and candidates need to carry the same for making entry to the examination hall. Admit cards will contain details such as the candidate’s name, roll number, examination time, date, and venue, etc.

WBJEE 2021 Answer Key

The date for releasing the WBJEE 2021 answer key (provisional) is not announced yet. Candidates can access the answer key through the official portal. Candidates can raise objections against the provisional answer key on payment of ₹ 500 per question. And, the final answer key will be released after considering the objections. The final answer key will also be announced later. The answer key can be downloaded using the login details.

WBJEE 2021 Result

The exact date for activating the WBJEE Result 2021 will be announced later. Candidates can log onto the official website to access and download the WBJEE Result 2021 scorecard. The issued result has contained the candidate’s rank, score, and subject-wise scores. The WBJEE 2021 result/ rank card can be downloaded using the application number and password.

WBJEE 2021 Counselling

Candidates are required to participate in the WBJEE 2021 counselling process as per the schedule. The counselling schedule will be available for all the candidates who have qualified for the exam on the official website. Qualified candidates can participate in the WBJEE Counselling Process after registration. For appearing in the counselling process, registration is important. After registration, the online counselling process comprises choice filling, locking of college preference, and seat allotment. After the seat allotment, candidates need to report physically at the allotted institute for document verification and completing the admission formalities. It is mandatory to physically report at the allotted college on the date and time written on the allotment letter to secure the seat.

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