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WBJEE 2021 Eligibility

Citizenship

Applicant must be a citizen of India OR /OCI .

OCI candidates will be eligible for only Unreserved seats in All india quota.

Candidates must have passed OR must be appearing in 2021 in class 12 in (10+2) system only.

WBJEE 2021 Age Restriction

The lower age limit is 17 years as on 31st December, 2021. A candidate should have been born on or before 31st December, 2004. There is no upper age limit in appearing in the WBJEE 2021.

However, for admission to the degree level Marine Engineering Course the upper age limit is 25 years as on 31st December, 2021.

WBJEE Academic Eligibility Criteria

For admission to Engineering courses

Candidate must have passed the Qualifying Examination i.e. the ‘10+2’ examination with Physics and Mathematics along with any one of Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology / Computer Science / Computer Application as compulsory subjects with individual pass marks ( in both theory and practical wherever applicable ) in all the three subjects as stated above in regular class mode.

Must have obtained at least 45% marks ( 40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category e.g. SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD ) in the above three subjects taken together.

Must have passed English in the ‘10+2’ examination with at least 30% marks.

The Board of the said Qualifying Examination must be recognized by the Central Government or State Government concerned.

For admission to Pharmacy courses

Candidate must have passed ‘10+2’ examination with Physics /Chemistry/ Mathematics /Biology  as compulsory subjects with individual pass marks ( in both theory and practical wherever applicable ) in all the three subjects as stated above in regular class mode.

Must have obtained at least 45% marks ( 40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category e.g. SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD ) in the above three subjects taken together.

Must have passed English in the ‘10+2’ examination with at least 30% marks.

The Board of the said Qualifying Examination must be recognized by the Central Government or State Government concerned.

However , as per the rules of  the concerned Regulatory Body ,the students possessing 10+2 qualification from non-formal and non-classrooms-based schooling such as National Institute of Open Schooling, Open school systems of states etc. shall not be eligible for admission to B.Pharm courses.

Special academic criteria for admission to some specific Universities / University Departments / Institutions or for admission to some specific courses as per norms and standards of the regularity authorities are given in this section.

Institute specific special eligibility criteria

University of Calcutta

All available Courses except Jute & Fibre Technology : Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination from a recognised Council / Board in regular class mode with Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects with at least 60% ( 55% for Reserve Category students e.g. SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD) marks in the above three subjects taken together, individual pass marks ( both in theory & practical where ever applicable ) in each of the subjects and pass marks in English with a minimum of 30% in the said qualifying examination.

Jute & Fibre Technology : The must pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent examination from any recognised Council / Board in regular class mode with Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry / Biotechnology / Biology as compulsory subjects with at least 60% ( 50% for Reserve Category students e.g. SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PwD) marks in the above three subjects taken together and with at least 30% marks in English.

Jadavpur University ( Faculty of Engineering & Technology )

For Engineering/Technology and Pharmacy courses:

Candidates must pass higher secondary (10+2) Examination in science stream in regular class mode of West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent examinations from recognised Council/Board with:

Individual pass marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects.

Minimum 60% of marks in above subjects taken together[45% for  SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PWD candidates] as well as pass marks in english with minimum mark 30%(for all category of candidates) in the said qualifying examinations.

For Architecture courses:

Candidates must pass higher secondary (10+2) Examination in science stream in regular class mode of West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent examinations from recognised Council/Board with:

Minimum 50% of marks in Physics , Chemistry, Mathematics  and 50% marks aggregate of the (10+2) examinations [37% for  SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, PWD candidates] .

Candidates must qualify either in NATA (National Aptitude Test in Architecture) conducted by the council of Architecture, New Delhi or in Paper -2 of JEE – Main Examinations Conducted by  Central Board of  Secondary Education. The Results of the above Examinations should be valid.

West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences

B. Tech ( Dairy Technology ) course

Candidate must have passed the Qualifying Examination i.e. the ‘10+2’ examination with Physics, Chemistry , Mathematics and English as compulsory subjects with individual pass marks ( in both theory and practical wherever applicable ) in all the four subjects as stated above in regular Class mode from any recognized Council / Board.

Must have obtained at least 50% marks ( 40% in case of candidates belonging to reserved category e.g. SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B ) in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English taken together.

Neotia University 

B.Tech courses in Other Engineering Branches: Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Physics and Mathematics along with any one of Chemistry / Biotechnology/Biology/ Computer Science /Computer Application as compulsory subjects with at least 60% marks in the above three subjects taken together.

B.Pharm Course : Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Physics, Chemistry/Biology and Mathematics as compulsory subjects with at least 60% marks in the above three subjects taken together.

B. Tech course in Marine Engineering Pass ‘10+2’ or equivalent Examination with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects with at least 60% marks in the above three subjects taken together and at least 50% marks in English.

Aliah University

Candidates must have taken Mathematics , Physics and Chemistry having at least 100 marks in total each subject of the final examinations (10+2)

Candidates has to secure at least 60%  overall in physics , chemistry , and Mathematics taken together in 12th level with individual pass marks in all three subjects in regular class mode.

Sister Nivedita University

For Admission in Computer Science & Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering and Electrical Engineering

For Admission in Computer Science and Business System(TCS-Industry Integrated),

the candidate must have obtained 60% average in Physics , Chemistry and Mathematics and also at least 60% in aggregate in 12th level.

Course specific special eligibility criteria

The degree course in Marine Engineering As per the norms and standards of the Director General of Shipping, Government of India: Candidates must pass Higher Secondary (10+2) Examination of West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent examination from a recognized Council / Board in regular class mode with :

  • 60% marks in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics taken together with individual pass marks ( both in theory and practical where ever applicable ) in each of the said subjects;
  • Minimum of 50% marks in English as subject in either in ‘10’ standard or in ‘10+2’ standard.
  • These requirements are applicable for the Marine Engineering Course in any of the participating Institution.

The Five Year degree Course in Architecture

As per the norms and standards of the Council of Architecture ( COA )  No candidate with less than 50% marks in aggregate shall be admitted to the architecture course unless he/she has passed an examination at the end of new ‘10+2’ scheme of Senior School Certificate Examination or equivalent with Mathematics as a subject of Examination at the 10+2 level.

Candidate must also qualify either in the NATA ( National Aptitude Test in Architecture ) conducted by the Council of Architecture, New Delhi or in Paper 2 of JEE Mains conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education.

These requirements are applicable for the five year degree course in Architecture in any of the participating Institutions except the Jadavpur University, for which the academic eligibility criteria.

Requirements in terms of Residential / Domicile Criteria

The Candidate must be a domicile of Home State i.e., West Bengal for admission in,

Any seat including general category seats in any Government aided Engineering/Technology/Pharmacy Colleges.

Any seat including general category seats in Aliah University.

Any seat including general category seats in B.tech (Dairy Technology)in West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Sciences.

All reserved seats and 90% of General Category seats in Jadavpur  University

Any reserved Category seat (SC,ST,.OBC-A.OBC-B, PWD, TFWM in any institute

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Application Form Submission 16 Dec 2020 to 16 Jan 2021.