The west Bengal joint Entrance Examinations Board was formed as west Bengal Board of Examination for Admission to Engineering Degree Colleges in the year 1962, born out of a concept of holding a common admission test for the Engineering colleges of the State of West Bengal. The basic purpose was to select candidates for consideration for admission to the State Colleges on the basis of the results of a single competitive examination, which would also lead to saving of time, energy and expenditure on the part of the candidates in appearing at number of entrance tests.
Sale of WBJEE 2012 Registration forms will start 28th December, 2011 .
WBJEE Entrance Dates: Scheduled for 15 April'2012
West Bengal JEE Result Declaration: In the month of June
Counseling of WBJEEwill be conducted in 3 phases from date 11th July at Yuba Bharati Krirangan (Salt Lake Stadium), Salt Lake, Kolkata -700098. However, it will depend on the availability of suitable candidates after completion of both first and second phase of counseling.
Eligible candidates for appearing at the Counseling:
JEM 2011 following Rank Holders
(A.) Engineering rank holders:
General - 1 90,000
SC - 1 9,116
ST - 1 1,089
PC - 1 719
(B.) Medical Rank Holders (for B.Pharm course only): General - 1 3,000
SC - 1 589
ST - 1 24
PC - 1 11
AIEEE 2011 following Rank Holders: All India over all rank - 1 5, 00,000
Counseling for AIEEE Rank Holders:
(a.) 10% seats in the self financing Private Engineering colleges will be filled up from the AIEEE candidates called for Counseling on the basis of rank. (b.) If any candidate accepts allotment on the basis of his / her AIEEE rank, he / she will not be permitted to appear further in the Counseling on the basis of his / her WBJEE rank. (c.) Counseling of AIEEE candidates in terms of schedule shall continue till that time seats are available in any branch of any self financing Private Engineering college and will be stopped as soon as the last vacant seat is filled up and no further queries in this regard will be entertained. West Bengal JEE Counseling Center: WBJEE mock counseling Venue is: Yuba Bharati Krirangan (Salt Lake Stadium), salt lake, Kolkata - 700 098.
WBJEE Counseling Application form :
Counseling application form for appearing at the WBJEE counselling schedule can be down-loaded from official websites w.e.f. 17th June described below.
1. The first phase of counseling will start from 5th July to 22nd July.
2. After 1st phase of counselling, 2nd phase of counseling will be conducted from Aug 1 to Aug 3 for waitlisted candidates.
3. After completion of 2nd phase of WBJEE counseling, the third phase of counseling will be conducted on 13th August, 14th August and 16th August.
Documents to be brought positively by the candidates during West Bengal JEE Counseling:
The candidates, who are appearing in WBJEE counseling, will have to bring some important documents. These documents are listed below:
(a.) Counselling Application form (down-loaded) duly filled in and signed in specified places. (b.) Downloaded JEM / AIEEE Rank Card. (c.) Original Admit Card of JEM / AIEEE exam . (d.) Original Admit Card / Certificate of Madhyamik (10th standard) or equivalent examination or Birth Certificate from competent authority for verification of Age. (e.) Original Mark Sheet of Higher Secondary (10+2 standard) or equivalent examination for verification of the marks. (f.) In case of SC / ST / PC candidates of the State of West Bengal, original SC / ST / PC certificates issued by the competent authority for verification. (g.) Original NATA (National Aptitude Test for Architecture) clearance certificate (applicable for those intending to take admission to B. Architecture course). (h.) Attested Xerox copies of all testimonials for the purpose of admission.
In case, if youre unable to appear in the scheduled counseling owing to valid reasons under exceptional circumstances, your parents/guardian may be permitted for appearing in counseling on your behalf with the following documents.
(a.) Authorisation letter from the candidate and also declaring in the said authorization letter that he / she would not claim any seat other than the one allotted to him / her through his / her representative by authorization. (b.) All original testimonials as mentioned in Sl No. (3) Under heading Important documents to be brought positively by the candidates during counselling.
WBJEE Counseling fee:
The WBJEE Counseling fee of Rs. 500/- (non-refundable) to be paid in the form of Bank Draft / Pay Order payable at Kolkata to be drawn in favour of Central Selection Committee (E&T) (the Bank Draft may be purchased from any Bank). At the time of counseling, the selected candidate should bring the said Bank Draft writing his name and Enrolment No. on the back side of this demand draft (DD) with ball point pen.
During entire phases of counseling, fee is to be deposited only once. Before reporting to marks verification counter, candidate is required to deposit the Bank Draft of Rs. 500/- to the Bank Counter(s) opened at the counseling venue and obtains the receipt for the same in the form of Bank Slip. Before taking the allotment letter, this Bank Slip shall have to be submitted at the counseling desk by the candidate.
There is also arrangement for spot admission to one of the Universities / Colleges affiliated WBJEEafter allotment.
For spot admission to self financing private Engineering Colleges -
Candidates are advised to bring with them Rs. 10,000/- (plus Bank Draft charge) in the form of cash. After getting the allotment letter, a demand draft of Rs. 10,000/- to be purchased from the UBI Bank Counter located at the counseling center/venue in favour of the concerned Private Engineering College to which allotment has been made. This Draft is to be deposited at the counter of the allotted Private Engineering College located at the counseling venue. Candidates can get further information regarding admission from this counter.
For admission to Universities and Govt Engineering Colleges
The amount in cash required is Rs. 5,000/- plus Bank Draft charges. Other formalities are identical as above.