Aspirants are hereby advised to take part in the All India UG medical/dental Entrance Exam NEET UG 2013 for MBBS and Dental courses admission from academic session 2013 – 2014. However, WBJEEB will continue to conduct the Common Entrance Examination WBJEE 2013 for admission to undergraduate Engineering and Technology/Pharmacy/Architecture courses in West Bengal. More details West Bengal Common Entrance Examination (WBJEE 2013) will be announced in the first week of Jan 2013 Online Application Form fill up for the said Entrance Exam for the 2013 – 2014 session will start by the 2nd week of Jan 2013 and will continue for at least one month.

Eligibility Criteria:

Nationality:

The candidate should be a citizen of India according to WBJEE 2013 Eligibility Criteria.

Age:


The candidate should be of 17 yrs or above by the end of December 2012 in order to be eligible as per WBJEE 2013 Eligibility Criteria.

However, there is no upper limit on age for taking WBJEE 2013 except Marine Engineering Course for which the upper limit is 25 yrs as per WBJEE 2013 Eligibility Criteria.

Residential Requirements:

The candidates should have been residing in the state of West Bengal for past ten years continuously or their parents should have a permanent residence in West Bengal in order to be eligible as per WBJEE 2013 Eligibility Criteria.

The duration of living will be calculated till the end of December 2012.

Academic Requirements as per WBJEE 2013 Eligibility Criteria:


  • All the candidates except Marine Engineering must have a minimum aggregate of 45% (GEN) or 40% (ST/SC) in Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics with a minimum of 30% marks in English and must have individually passed all the subjects in order to be eligible as per WBJEE 2013 Eligibility Criteria.
  • The candidates who are appearing for Marine Engineering in WBJEE 2013 must have a minimum aggregate of 60% in subjects of Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics with a minimum of 50% in English at the level of 10th and 12th class and should have passed all the subjects individually in order to be eligible as per WBJEE 2013 Eligibility Criteria.