The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) was established in 1962 by government of west Bengal. It will conduct OMR based common entrance examination (WBJEE-2022) for admission in the academic session 2022-23 into undergraduate courses in engineering & technology, Pharmacy and agriculture of different universities, government colleges and self financing engineering & technology institutes in the state of West Bengal.
Later in 2014, the Government of West Bengal endorsed the west Bengal act XIV of 2014 to form The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board and empowered it to conduct common entrance examinations for the selection of candidates for admission to undergraduate and postgraduate professional, vocational and general degree courses in the state of west Bengal and to conduct on-line counseling process or otherwise adopting a single-window approach.
WBJEE had released the WBJEE 2022 application form on the official website. Candidates might apply online till January 16. Before filling out the application form, students were advised to check the WBJEE 2022 eligibility criteria laid down by the authorities. The authorities also did open the WBJEE 2022 application form correction facility after the conclusion of the registration process.
The concerned authority has released the WBJEE admit card on wbjeeb.in. It was April 25. However, the admit card has been released on April 22. Students who will fill out the application form of WBJEE 2022 within the prescribed time will be issued admit cards for appearing in the examination. To download the admit card, students will have to log in using the application number and password.
WBJEEB conducted the WBJEE 2022 on April 30. The WBJEE 2022 was held as a pen and paper-based test across several test cities of the state and in few cities outside the state. The authorities released the WBJEE 2022 exam date at the official website.
The authorities have released the WBJEE 2022 answer key at the official website. At first, the preliminary answer key is released and students are allowed to raise objections against it. The board will then release a final answer key after considering the objection.
Students will be able to check the WBJEE 2022 result in online mode using their application number. WBJEE result date 2022 will be released along with the official brochure. Students are advised to download their result copy as it will be required at the time of counselling.
Students who will be declared qualified will be eligible to participate in the counselling session. WBJEE has been instrumental in the admission process based on online application and allotment via counseling. It advocates fairness and transparency WBJEE counselling will be conducted online wherein candidates will have to fill choices of the desired institute and seats are allotted on the basis of merit in WBJEE.
WBJEE merit list includes the names of the candidates shortlisted for counselling and further admission process, marks obtained in Paper I (Mathematics), Marks obtained in Paper-II (Physics & Chemistry), total marks secured, and category-wise overall rank. WBJEEB releases WBJEE Merit List soon after the results are announced. Candidates require entering their login credentials i.e., application number and password to check the merit list. Candidates qualifying the merit list will be eligible to participate in WBJEE 2022 Counselling and admission procedure.
WBJEEB considers the marks secured and subject taken by a candidate in WBJEE exam. Separate merit list is released for each category. In case of similar WBJEE ranks, tie-breaker is conducted for candidates. 10% seats are reserved for JEE Main qualified candidates.
Now let’s talk about the WBJEE counseling process in 2022
What is the process of WBJEE Counseling 2022?
Like any other counseling process WBJEE also have the following steps:
1. Registration for WBJEE counseling process
Firstly you (the candidate) have to complete the registration process. Log in to
register by providing the roll number of WBJEE 2022 and the password. Fill in all
required details step by step in the online counseling form.
2. Choice filling and locking in WBJEE counseling
To fill choices after registration, candidates have to fill in their preference of college
and course and also have to lock their preferences for the final WBJEE seat
Choice filling and locking is one of the mandatory steps which must not be skipped
by the candidates. Otherwise, they will not be eligible for counseling.
3. Paying the fee for counseling registration
Candidates have to pay 500 rupees as a counseling registration fee. The nature of
the fee is non-refundable. You have to pay online through net banking/debit card/
4. Check the seat allotment result of WBJEE counseling
You will get your seat according to your rank, availability of seats, and preference list.
There will be a total of three rounds of counseling the seat allotment result will be published online. If a candidate gets their seat allotted in the first round of the counseling, they have to report to the reporting center of the college. After the student’s verification, a candidate will have to pay 5000 as a provisional submission fee (in the case of the TFW category fee will be 3000) at the time of reporting.
5. Pay the acceptance fee or opt for up-gradation
After seat allotment, candidates can choose to pay the acceptance fee after document verification or opt for up-gradation.
What will you get after seat allotment? You will get a Provisional allotment letter with fee details, allotment details, and willingness for up-gradation at the time of reporting at the reporting centers. List of required documents for WBJEE 2022 counseling
6. WBJEE2022 counseling 2nd round
Those candidates who chose up-gradation will be allotted seats in the 2nd round. If a candidate wants to take admission according to seat allotments, they have to report to the reporting centers.
Note: if a candidate gets 1st preference at the 1st allotment, they will not be eligible for the up-gradation.
7. Mop-Up Round Of WBJEE
You have to pay 200 in the mop-up round. This round is open to all registered candidates as well as candidates can modify their choices in the mop-ups round.
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