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  • Last Modified 28-03-2024

WBJEE Previous Year Papers: Check Question Paper Links


The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board has announced the date for the WBJEE 2024 exam. WBJEE will be conducted on April 28, 2024. WBJEEB conducts the state-level Engineering entrance examination to select candidates for admission to UG courses in Engineering, Technology, and Architecture at universities, government and private colleges. WBJEE 2024 is a highly competitive exam, so candidates must prepare thoroughly.

Candidates should complete the syllabus and focus on solving WBJEE previous years’ question papers to improve their scores. We have provided WBJEE previous years’ question paper PDFs for, and candidates must make use of them. Candidates must solve enough WBJEE sample papers for each chapter and regularly take the WBJEE mock exam series to score well in their engineering entrance exams.

WBJEE Previous Year Papers: Exam Overview

Before getting into the details, let us have an overview of the exam:

Name of the ExamWest Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE)
Conducting AuthorityWest Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB)
Exam ModeOffline
Number of Paper2
SectionsPaper 1: Mathematics
Paper 2: Physics and Chemistry
Negative Marking0.25% for Every Wrong Answer
Total Marks200
Exam Duration4 Hours
Participating UniversitiesGovernment & Private Universities/ Colleges Across West Bengal
Official Websitewbjeeb.nic.in

WBJEE Earlier Year Question Papers 1 and 2

The old question papers for both paper 1 and paper 2 in PDF are as under:

2022WBJEE 2022 Paper 1: Mathematics
WBJEE 2022 Paper 2: Physics & Chemistry
2021WBJEE 2021 Paper 1: Mathematics
WBJEE 2021 Paper 2: Physics & Chemistry
2020WBJEE 2020 Paper 1: Mathematics
WBJEE 2020 Paper 2: Physics & Chemistry
2019WBJEE 2019 Paper 1: Mathematics
WBJEE 2019 Paper 2: Physics & Chemistry
2018WBJEE 2018 Paper 1: Mathematics
WBJEE 2018 Paper 2: Physics & Chemistry
2017WBJEE 2017 Paper 1: Mathematics
WBJEE 2017 Paper 2: Physics & Chemistry
2016WBJEE 2016 Paper 1: Mathematics
WBJEE 2016 Paper 2: Physics & Chemistry
2015WBJEE 2015 Paper 1: Mathematics
WBJEE 2015 Paper 2: Physics & Chemistry
2014WBJEE 2014 Paper 1: Physics
WBJEE 2014 Paper 1: Chemistry
WBJEE 2014 Paper 2: Maths

How to Attempt Previous Year Question Papers of WBJEE on Embibe?

Aspirants need to follow the steps mentioned below to attempt their question papers on Embibe successfully:

  • 1st Step: Visit embibe and log in.
  • 2nd Step: Click on the “take a test” button under the search field.
  • 3rd Step:  Now click on “WBJEE” from the list of exams on the left side of the page.
  • 4th Step: Click on the “previous year test”, scroll down and click on the “show all” button for the respective test type. All the test names will appear on the screen along with two options on the right – “more info” and “start test”.
  • 5th Step: Click on “more info” to know the test features, such as maximum marks, number of questions, and test duration.
  • 6th Step: Clicking on the “start test” opens a new tab. Now, read the test instructions carefully and check the box against the statement confirming the same.
  • 7th Step: Lastly, click on “start test”. If candidates have already logged in, the test will start. Otherwise, a message prompting them to log in will open. Candidates can continue to take the test without logging in. However, it is recommended to log in for a better experience and to save the test details.

Note: Candidates having difficulty with the WBJEE mock test series or if they feel they are not ready to take tests can use the “practice” feature to solve JEE Main practice questions and improve their weak chapters (the syllabus of WBJEE and JEE Main is almost the same). Their score will improve in the WBJEE mock test.

Advantages of Solving Previous Year Question Papers

Solving question papers will have the following advantages:

  • Solving WBJEE’s previous years’ question papers will help aspirants to know the exam pattern and understand the structure of the paper, like which section has how many questions, etc.
  • By solving the question papers, candidates can get to know the difficulty level of the exam – which section is easy and which has moderate or difficult questions. This way, aspirants can analyse them and work on their weak and strong points.
  • Solving the WBJEE question papers PDF will help candidates know how much time they need to finish each and how to increase their speed so they can finish the paper on time.
  • As mentioned above, going through old question papers will give the candidates a complete understanding of the paper pattern, difficulty level, and type of questions. They can strategise the exam better. For instance, they can decide how to attempt the paper, which questions to answer first, how much time to give each question, and so on.
  • Candidates who know the sections and have an idea about the type of questions asked can prepare for the exam themselves, which will boost their confidence. Candidates who remain confident while approaching the papers have a high chance of scoring well in their exams.

How to Solve West Bengal JEE Previous Year Papers?

Solve the previous years’ question papers in the following manner:

  • Allocate a fixed time duration to solve paper 1 and paper 2.
  • Candidates should go through every question for a section and pick up the questions they are 100 per cent sure about.
  • Avoid guesswork, as the exam has negative markings too.
  • Once candidates have gone through the entire paper and answered all the questions they were sure about, they should try to attempt the next level of questions.
  • They should keep track of the time they are spending on each question. They should not go over time nor answer any questions too fast.
  • Once candidates have completed the test, they should go through the answer key and analyse their tests.

Related Links:

WBJEE Cut-offWBJEE Counselling
WBJEE Mock TestWBJEE Answer Key

FAQs on WBJEE Previous Year Papers

Some of the most commonly asked questions by aspirants are:

Q: Where can I get the WBJEE sample papers?

Ans: WBJEE sample papers are available at Embibe, and candidates can log in to the app to access the same.

Q: What are the benefits of practising WBJEE previous years’ papers?

Ans: Practicing the previous years’ papers will help the candidates to know the exam pattern and nature of questions asked in the exam.

Q: Do questions repeat in WBJEE?

Ans: There may be a possibility that some questions get repeated from the previous year’s question papers.

Q: Where can I get WBJEE 2019 question paper with the solution?

Ans: Candidates can get WBJEE 2019 papers with solutions at Embibe.

Q: When will the WBJEE 2024 be held?

Ans: The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEE) has released the date for the WBJEE 2024 exam. WBJEE will be conducted on April 28, 2024.

Also, check:

WBJEE Preparation Tips WBJEE NotificationsWBJEE Previous Year Question Papers
WBJEE Eligibility CriteriaWBJEE Exam PatternWBJEE Admit Card

We hope that this article has explained and cleared the importance of solving WBJEE papers after completing the syllabus. Remember, only going through the question papers is not enough; aspirants must also focus on the analysis. 

Please find out your weak areas, both knowledge-wise and skill-related, and work on them to improve. Solve WBJEE practice questions from chapters you are weak at in a time-bound manner and check the solutions. This will help you score better in WBJEE 2024.

If you have any queries on WBJEE, you can visit our website and write to us with your queries. We will assist you in the best way possible. For any queries, please connect with us on the Embibe learning app, and we will get back to you at the earliest.

Stay tuned to Embibe for the latest updates on WBJEE 2024!

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