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WBJEE Result 2023 Out, Counselling Schedule, Rank List


The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) declared the WBJEE result on May 26, 2023. WBJEEB authorities have issued an official notification for WBJEE counselling 2023, according to which the WBJEE counselling started on July 20, 2023. Qualified candidates can register for WBJEE counselling and choice-filling rounds up to July 25, 2023, after which candidates will be allotted seats.

Candidates can review this article to note the important points related to WBJEE results and the details mentioned in the results. They can also refer to this article to know how to check the rank list and the criteria to break the ties if two candidates have scored the same marks.

Latest Updates:
WBJEE counselling started on July 20, 2023; register before the deadline, July 25, 2023.
– WBJEE 2023 result was declared on May 26, 2023 (Direct Link)

WBJEE Result 2023: Exam Overview

Before we get into the complete details of the WBJEE result, let us take a quick overview of the exam:

Name of the ExamWest Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE)
Conducting AuthorityWest Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB)
Purpose of the ExamAdmissions for Engineering and Pharmacy Courses
Exam FrequencyOnce Every Year
WBJEE 2023 Exam DateTo Be Announced
Exam ModePen and Paper-based (Offline)
Duration of the Exam4 hours
Official Websitewbjeeb.nic.in

WBJEE Result Date 2023

Candidates can check the important dates related to the events of the WBJEE 2023 from the below table:

Exam EventsImportant Dates
WBJEE 2023 Exam DateApril 30, 2023
Release of Answer Key (Preliminary)May 10, 2023
Dates for Challenging WBJEE Answer Key 2023May 13, 2023
Release of Candidate Response SheetMay 17, 2023
Date for Challenging Response Sheet ImageMay 20, 2023
WBJEE Final Answer Key Release 2023May 25, 2023
Declaration of WBJEE Result 2023May 26, 2023
WBJEE Counselling 2023July 20, 2023

How To Check WBJEE 2023 Rank List?

Candidates can check the WBJEE rank list 2023 by going through the following steps:

  • Visit the official website – wbjeeb.nic.in.
  • Click on the link to download WBJEE 2023 rank list.
  • WBJEE rank list 2023 PDF will be displayed on the screen.
  • Check the result and download the same for reference.

Points To Note About WBJEE 2023 Results

In this section, we have provided some important points regarding the WBJEE result 2023:

Details Mentioned on WBJEE 2023 Result

The following details will be mentioned on the WBJEE scorecard/ rank card 2023:

  • Name of the candidate
  • Roll number
  • Application number
  • Date of birth
  • Domicile
  • Category
  • Gender
  • Rank secured (Rank will be present only for those candidates who clear WBJEE 2023 cut-off).
  • Marks obtained in Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry.
  • The total score obtained in the WBJEE 2023 exam.

Tie-breaking Criteria of WBJEE 2023

If two or more candidates have obtained the same marks, the authorities will allot ranks to the candidates by following a tie-breaking method. The tie-breaking criteria are given below in order of preference in which it will be followed:

  • The candidate who scored lesser negative and more positive marks, collectively in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics, will get a higher rank.
  • Furthermore, candidates with more positive marks in Mathematics and Chemistry counted together will be allotted a higher rank.
  • If the tie remains, candidates with fewer negative marks collectively in Mathematics and Physics will get a higher rank.
  • Next, the collective marks scored by candidates with less negative marks in Mathematics and Chemistry will be given preference.
  • Candidates scoring more positively on the 2 marks questions Mathematics will get a higher rank.
  • Candidates who score more positive marks on the 2 marks questions Physics will get a higher rank.
  • Candidates who score more positively on the 2 marks questions of Chemistry will get a higher rank.
  • Candidates who get fewer negative marks for the 2 marks questions of Mathematics get a higher rank.
  • Candidates who get fewer negative marks for the 2 marks questions in Physics get a higher rank.
  • Candidates who get fewer negative marks for the 2 marks questions of Chemistry get a higher rank.
  • The older candidate will be awarded a higher rank if the tie persists despite all these parameters.

WBJEE Previous Year Statistics

To get an idea of the number of candidates who can appear for the exam and predict the pass percentage in WBJEE 2023 (since officials have not uploaded any data for WBJEE 2023), candidates can review the statistics from the previous two years:

WBJEE Statistics 2022

Overall Pass Percentage98.85%
Boys Passed73.2%
Girls Passed26.8%

WBJEE Statistics 2021

Number of Candidates Registered for WBJEE 202192,695
Number of Candidates Who Appeared in the Exam65,170 (71%)
Number of Candidates Who Passed WBJEE Exam64,850 (99.5%)
Percentage of Male Candidates Who Appeared for the Exam74%
Percentage of Female Candidates Who Appeared for the Exam26%
Percentage of Candidates Who Appeared in the Exam From the State of West Bengal77%
Percentage of Candidates Who Appeared in the Exam From Outside West Bengal23%

WBJEE Toppers 2023

The list of candidates who have scored the highest in WBJEE 2023 will be declared after the announcement of the WBJEE result 2023.

The officials published the names of the candidates who topped the WBJEE 2022 exams at a press conference. A total of 81,393 candidates appeared for the WBJEE exam 2022. The examination has seen a pass rate of 98.85% of candidates. The list of the candidates is given below:

WBJEE Toppers 2022

Serial NumberName of the CandidateSchool of the Candidate
1.Himanshu SekharBarrackpore Central Model School
2.Himanshu SekharSiliguri
3.Saptarshi MukherjeeThe Future Foundation School, Kolkata
4.Jahnavi ShawSouth Point High School, Kolkata
5.Kaustav ChowdhuryJenkins School, Kochbihar
6.Saumyaprabha DeyKolaghat Thermal Power Plant High School, East Midnapore
7.Debraj KarmakarDBMS Kadma High School, Jamshedpur
8.Agnidhra DeySouth Point High School
9.Ayon AdhikariCalcutta Boys High School
10.Shubhankar BandyopadhyayCentral Model School, Barrackpore

WBJEE Toppers 2021

92,695 candidates registered for the WBJEE 2021 exam. The number of candidates who appeared for the exam was 65,170 (71%). A total of 64,850 (99.5 %) candidates passed the WBJEE exam 2021.

WBJEE Toppers Name  Ranks Secured
Panchojanyo DeyRank 1
Soumyajit DuttaRank 2
Bratin MandalRank 3
Ankit MandalRank 4
Gourab DasRank 5
Ayush GuptaRank 6
Ritam DasguptaRank 7
Saptarsha BhattacharyaRank 8
Rishi KejriwalRank 9
Souhardya DuttaRank 10

WBJEE Toppers 2020

Last year, a total of 73119 candidates appeared for the entrance exam. Of these, 71% rank holders were from West Bengal Board, 31% were from CBSE, and 3% were from the ICSE board.

WBJEE Toppers Name  Ranks Secured
Souradeep DasRank 1
Subham GhoshRank 2
Sreemanti DeyRank 3
Utsav BasuRank 4
Purnendu Sen Rank 5
Ankur BhaumikRank 6
Soham SamaddarRank 7
Aritra MitraRank 8
Girik MaskaraRank 9
Arka Datta Rank 10

In 2019, around 1.5 lakh candidates appeared for the WBJEE exam for admission into BE / B.Tech and B.Pharma courses in various colleges in the state of West Bengal.

WBJEE Toppers 2019

The top 10 performers of WBJEE 2019 are tabulated below:

WBJEE Toppers Name  Ranks Secured
Soham MistryRank 1
Tamjit BanerjeeRank 2
Kaustab SenRank 3
Angrika GhoshalRank 4
Arka DasRank 5
Snehing SenRank 6
Benith RajRank 7
Rishav AgarwalRank 8
Abhinava DuttaRank 9
Subodh Jyoti GhoshRank 10

WBJEE Qualifying Cut-off 2023

Candidates appearing for the exam must qualify for the minimum WBJEE cut-off marks, which are used as a screening measure to appear for the counselling process. The officials determine the cut-off keeping various parameters in mind. We have provided these factors below:

  • The total number of candidates who appeared for the examination
  • The difficulty level of the exam
  • Total number of seats in the participating institutes
  • Previous year cut-off

The officials of WBJEEB will release the qualifying cut-off for different courses and institutes online. Candidates can go through the complete information related to the WBJEE cut-off from the link below.

WBJEE 2023 Participating Institutes

The authorities will announce the list of participating institutes under WBJEE 2023. Here we have provided some of the top institutes under WBJEE 2023:

  • Jadavpur University, Kolkata
  • Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, Kolkata
  • Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswavidyalaya
  • Haldia Institute of Technology
  • Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata
  • Kalyani Government Engineering College, Nadia
  • Academy of Technology, Adisaptagram, Hooghly
  • Govt College of Engineering and Ceramic Technology, Kolkata
  • Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology, Kolkata
  • Government College of Engineering and Textile Technology, Berhampore

WBJEE Counselling Process 2023

To attend the WBJEE counselling process, candidates must clear the WBJEE 2023 cut-off, as the WBJEE Board determines. The counselling fee is waived for WBJEE 2023 rank holders. For each round of WBJEE counselling, new registrations will be permitted. The virtual reporting centres will verify all the uploaded documents.

Aspirants have to register online and participate in the counselling process. Please note that various colleges and universities will be selected based on ranks obtained in the exam. After the counselling, candidates will have to go to the centres prescribed by the board for document verification. The authorities will release the course-wise and institute-wise seat availability.

Candidates should have the following documents while attending the counselling of WBJEE 2023.

  • 10+2 or equivalent exam mark sheet
  • Class 10 mark sheet
  • WBJEE 2023 admit card
  • WBJEE 2023 scorecard/ rank card
  • Counselling registration fee receipt
  • Seat allotment letter
  • Domicile certificate
  • Passport-size photograph.

WBJEE Helpline Details

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) has provided the following toll-helplines for candidates:

Phone NumbersReception: 033-23671198
Reception Telefax: 033-23671148
Examination: 1800-102-3781 (Toll-Free), 033-23671149/ 23671159/ 23671199
Examination Telefax: 033-23671149
Email[email protected]

Also, check:

WBJEE Seat AllotmentWBJEE Cut-off
WBJEE Merit ListWBJEE Important Dates

FAQs on WBJEE 2023 Result

We have listed some of the important questions put forward by the candidates related to their WBJEE results:

Q. Can I challenge my WBJEE Result?

Ans: Candidates will be able to raise a grievance or enquiry concerning the results received within 24 hours of publication of the result.

Q. What is GMR in WBJEE 2023?

Ans: After the results are published, the officials release two merit lists. They are GMR (General Merit Rank List) and PMR (Pharmacy Merit Rank List).

Q. What’s next after getting the WBJEE result?

Ans: Candidates will be called for WBJEE counselling and the seat allotment process based on merit.

Q. What is WBJEE counselling 2023?

Ans: Candidates who have their names on the merit list can appear for the WBJEE counselling 2023 and the seat allotment process to secure admission to the desired colleges in West Bengal.

Q. How can I know about the WBJEE cut-off for 2023?

Ans: WBJEE cut-off is the minimum mark candidates who want to appear for the further WBJEE counselling processes need to score. It is usually released after the WBJEE result. However, you can know the previous trends of the WBJEE cut-off on Embibe.

Q. When were the last WBJEE exams conducted?

Ans: WBJEE exam 2022 was conducted on April 30, 2022.

Q. When will the final answer key of the WBJEE be released?

Ans: WBJEEB released the final answer key of WBJEE 2023 on its official website after the provisional answer key was released, and candidates got a chance to challenge the incorrect answers in it.

Q. When will the WBJEE result 2023 be declared?

Ans: The WBJEEB declared the WBJEE 2023 result on May 26, 2023.

We hope that this information on the result of WBJEE has helped you. If you have any queries, you can visit our website and write to us with your queries. We will assist you in the best way possible.

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