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WBJEE Exam Summary 2023

About Exam

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) conducts the WBJEE every year in pen and paper-based mode. The West Bengal Joint Engineering Entrance exam 2023 was conducted on April 30, 2023. The exam is a gateway for candidates to get admission into various Engineering colleges in West Bengal.

Candidates willing to appear for the WBJEE 2023 must know the eligibility criteria before filling out the application form. Those who successfully submit the application form will be eligible to download the admit card from the official website. Continue reading the article to know more details regarding WBJEE 2023 events.

Latest Updates

WBJEE Overview 2023


Candidates can go through the below-mentioned table to get an overview of the exam:

Particulars Details
Name of the Exam West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) 2023
Conducting Authority West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB)
Application Fees Rs. 500 for General Candidates
Rs. 400 for Other Candidates
Application Mode Online Mode
Exam Mode Pen and Paper-based (Offline)
Duration of the Exam 2 hours for each paper
Official Website

WBJEE Brochure 2023

Exam Pattern

The exam authorities have released the WBJEE information brochure on the official website.

WBJEE Information Bulletin 2023

WBJEE Latest Updates 2023

Exam Syllabus

July 20, 2023: WBJEE 2023 counselling started on July 20, 2023.
May 24, 2023:
WBJEE 2023 Results were declared on May 26, 2023.
April 20, 2023: The WJBEE 2023 Admit Card has been released on April 20, 2023.
December 21, 2022:
The WJBEE Application Process begins on December 23, 2022.
December 09, 2022:
WBJEE 2023 Information Bulletin is released. (Direct Link)
November 18, 2022: WBJEE 2023 exam will be conducted on April 30, 2023.

WBJEE Important Dates 2023

Study Plan to Maximise Score

Candidates can go through the below table to know the dates of the WBJEE 2023 events. 

Events Dates
WBJEE Application Form Release Date December 23, 2022
Last Date to Apply January 20, 2023
Correction in WBJEE Application January 22 to 24, 2023
WBJEE Admit Card April 20, 2023
WBJEE Exam April 30, 2023
Release of WBJEE Answer Key May 15, 2023
Release of WBJEE Response Sheet May 17, 2023
Last Date To Raise Objections and Challenge the Answer Key May 20, 2023
Release of WBJEE Final Answer Key May 2023
Announcement of Result of WBJEE May 26, 2023
WBJEE Counselling and Choice Filling by Candidates July 20 to 25, 2023
Choice Locking by System July 20 to 25, 2023
Round 1 Seat Allotment Start Date August 1, 2023
Round 2 Seat Allotment Start Date August 8, 2023

WBJEE Eligibility Criteria 2023

Previous Year Analysis

Candidates must be aware of the eligibility criteria before they fill out the WBJEE application form to avoid rejection. The following information provides the eligibility requirements for WBJEE 2023 exam:

  • The lower age limit for appearing in the WBJEE exam is 17 years as of December 31, 2022.
  • But, for admission to the Marine Engineering Degree course, the upper age limit is 25 Years as of December 31, 2022.
  • General category candidates must have secured at least 45% in Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. SC, ST, OBC-A, OBC-B, and PwD candidates should have scored at least 40%. 
  • The candidate must have scored 30% in English in the qualifying examination.

To know the complete eligibility requirements of WBJEE, click on the link below:
WBJEE 2023 Eligibility Criteria

WBJEE Registration 2023

To appear for the exam, candidates must first register on the official WBJEE website. The authorities will activate the WBJEE registration window tentatively by December 2023. Enter personal and academic details on the WBJEE registration form. Then create a password and security question with an answer and click submit.

WBJEE Application Form 2023

After successful registration, candidates must fill out the application form on the official website. The application form filling process consists of a few steps, i.e. fill in details, upload scanned photo and signature, pay the application fee, download the confirmation page and take printouts of the filled-in application form for further reference.

To know the required documents and detailed steps to fill the application form, click on the link below:

WBJEE Application Form 2023

WBJEE Application Fee 2023

Topper List Success Stories

Candidates can refer to the table below to know the WBJEE application fee 2023:

Category Application Fee (Rs.)
General Category Rs 500/-
SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B Category Rs 400/-

WBJEE Exam Pattern 2023

Exam counselling

Candidates can refer to the table mentioned below to know the WBJEE exam pattern 2023:

Particulars Details
Mode of Exam Offline
WBJEE Time Duration Four hours
Paper I: Mathematics (11 AM to 1 PM)
Paper II: Physics and Chemistry (2 PM to 4 PM)
Type of Question Multiple type questions
Number of Questions Physics – 40 questions
Chemistry – 40 questions
Mathematics – 75 questions
Total Marks 200

To know the marking scheme, subject-wise question distribution and various other details related to WBJEE exam pattern, click on the link WBJEE Exam Pattern 2023.

WBJEE Syllabus 2023

Exam talks

Candidates appearing for the exam must be aware of the WBJEE syllabus. This will help candidates to create a well-structured and effective study plan. The WBJEE syllabus is divided into 3 subjects, i.e. Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

Candidates can go through the below link to access the syllabus: 

WBJEE Syllabus 2023

WBJEE Important Books 2023

About Exam

To prepare well for the exam, candidates must select the best books according to the latest syllabus. Candidates can refer to the table below to know the best books to prepare for the WBJEE exam:

Best Books For WBJEE Physics Best Books For WBJEE Chemistry Best Books For WBJEE Mathematics
NCERT Physics (Theory) NCERT Chemistry NCERT Mathematics ( Class 11 and 12)
Concepts of Physics by H.C. Verma (For Theory and Practice) Physical Chemistry by O.P. Tandon Degree level Differential Calculus by A Das Gupta
Understanding Physics series by D.C. Pandey (For Practice Only) Inorganic Chemistry by O. P. Tandon Calculus by I.A. Maron
Concept of Competition Physics for CBSE PMT by Aggarwals Inorganic Chemistry by J.D. Lee Problems Plus In IIT Mathematics by A Das Gupta
Fundamentals of Physics by V.K. Mehta Organic Chemistry by Arihant Publication Integral Calculus by Amit Aggarwal
Problems in General Physics by I.E. Irodov Chemical Calculations by RC Mukherjee Trigonometry by S.L. Loney
Principles of Physics by Resnick, Halliday, and Walker Numerical Chemistry by P. bahadur
Organic Chemistry by Morrison & Boyd

WBJEE Previous Year Papers

About Exam

Solving previous years papers can be a great source for revision, as it helps candidates understand the nature and type of questions, difficulty level, question weightage and various other information.

Candidates can access the previous year’s question papers from the link below and practice as many as possible to score well in the exam.
WBJEE Previous Years Question Papers.

WBJEE Sample Papers 2023

Eligibility Criteria

Sample papers/mock tests are a great source to challenge one’s exam preparations. The test helps candidates analyse their strong and weak points. The mock tests will help candidates to enhance their exam-taking skills.

Steps to Attempt Mock Test at Embibe

Candidates must follow the below steps to access the WBJEE mock tests for at Embibe:

  • 1st Step: Visit the Embibe website.
  • 2nd Step: Click on “Take a Test” under the search field.
  • 3rd Step: Set Engineering as the default goal. 
  • 4th Step: On the left side, scroll down and click on WBJEE.
  • 5th Step: By clicking on WBJEE, candidates will be redirected to the “WBJEE Mock Test Online” Page.
  • 6th Step: If candidates wish to attempt a “Full Test” or “Previous Year Test”, scroll down and click on the “Show All” button for the respective test options. The respective test types will appear on the screen with two options on the right side – “More Info” and “Start Test”.
  • 7th Step: Click on “More Info” to know the features such as maximum marks, number of questions, and test duration.
  • 8th Step: Read the instructions and click on “Start Test”

To access the full test series, candidates can check WBJEE Full Test Series.

WBJEE Exam Guidelines 2023

Admit Card

Candidates can go through the below pointers to know the WBJEE exam day guidelines: 

  • Reach the exam centre at least 30 minutes before the examination begins.
  • Candidates must carry a printed copy of the admit card, a coloured photograph and an original photo identity card to the exam centre.

WBJEE Preparation Tips

Exam Answer key

Candidates appearing for WBJEE 2023 can adopt the steps mentioned below to create a study plan and ace the exam:

  • Create a study plan and follow it religiously.
  • Practice solving problems regularly
  • Know the exam pattern and syllabus
  • Select the best books
  • Revise regularly
  • Solve as many mock tests as possible.
  • Go through previous year’s question papers.

To know more effective tips and tricks, click on the below-mentioned link:

WBJEE Preparation Tips

WBJEE Admit Card 2023

Cut off

The authorities released the WBJEE admit card for ANM and GNM on April 20, 2023. Candidates who complete the application form can download the admit card from the official website. The WBJEE 2023 admit card is a mandatory document that candidates must carry to the exam centre.

To know the steps to download the admit card, follow the below-mentioned steps:

WBJEE Admit Card 2023


WBJEE Exam Centres 2023

Exam Result

The officials release the WBJEE 2023 exam centres along with the notification. Candidates can review the table below for the previous year’s WBJEE exam centres. We will update the table with new centres soon after the official release.

Districts of W B. Zone Code Zone
Alipurduar 10 Alipurduar
Bankura 11 Bankura
Bankura 12 Bishnupur
Birbhum 13 Bolpur
Birbhum 14 Suri
Cooch Behar 15 Cooch Behar
Dakshin Dinajpur 16 Balurghat
Darjeeling 17 Kurseong
Darjeeling 18 Siliguri
Hooghly 19 Arambagh
Hooghly 20 Bandel/Chinsurah
Hooghly 21 Serampore
Howrah 22 Howrah Maidan/Shibpur
Howrah 23 Salkia/Bally/Uttarpara
Howrah 24 Santragachi/Domjur
Howrah 25 Uluberia
Jalpaiguri 26 Jalpaiguri
Jhargram 27 Jhargram
Kalimpong 28 Kalimpong
Kolkata 29 Central Kolkata (Moulali/Beliaghata/Narkel Danga/Phool
Bagan/Kakurgachi/Park Circus)
Kolkata 30 North Kolkata
(Shyam bazar/ Bagh Bazar/Girish Park/Burra Bazar/ College Street/Sealdah)
Kolkata 31 Salt Lake/New Town
(Salt Lake/Lake Town/New Town/Rajar Hat)
Kolkata 32 South Kolkata (Ballygaunge/Minto
Kolkata 33 West Kolkata (Joka/Behala/Alipore/Chetla/Khidirpore/Budge
Malda 34 Malda
Murshidabad 35 Berhampur
Murshidabad 36 Jiaganj
Murshidabad 37 Raghunathganj
Nadia 38 Kalyani
Nadia 39 Krishnanagar
Nadia 40 Nabadwip
North 24 Parganas 41 Ashoknagar
North 24 Parganas 42 Barasat
North 24 Parganas 43 Barrackpur
(Dum Dum Jn. To Barrackpur)
North 24 Parganas 44 Basirhat
Paschim Burdwan 45 Asansol
Paschim Burdwan 46 Durgapur
Paschim Medinipur 47 Garbeta
Paschim Medinipur 48 Kharagpur
Paschim Medinipur 49 Medinipur
Purba Burdwan 50 Burdwan
Purba Medinipur 51 Contai
Purba Medinipur 52 Haldia
Purba Medinipur 53 Tamluk
Purulia 54 Purulia
South 24 Parganas 55 Garia/Sonarpur/Baruipur
South 24 Parganas 56 Jainagar
Uttar Dinajpur 57 Raiganj
Other States
Assam 58 Silchar
Tripura 59 Agartala


Districts of W B.
Howrah Salkia/Bally/Uttarpara
Kolkata Salt Lake/New Town
(Salt Lake/Lake Town/New Town/Rajar Hat)
Kolkata South Kolkata
(Ballygaunge/Minto Park/Bhowanipore/Tollygaunge/Jadavpur)
Kolkata West Kolkata
(Joka/Behala/Alipore/Chetla/Khidirpore/Budge Budge)
Paschim Burdwan Asansol
Paschim Burdwan Durgapur

WBJEE Result 2023

Freaquently Asked Questions

The conducting body declared the WBJEE result 2023 on May 26, 2023. Candidates can download their WBJEE results using their application number and password. Qualified candidates will be eligible to register for WBJEE counselling.

For more details regarding the results, click on the following link:
WBJEE Result 2023

WBJEE Toppers List 2023

salary structuire

The WBJEE 2023 toppers list has been announced along with the result. Candidates can check the toppers’ list below, along with the previous year’s toppers and their ranking:

WBJEE 2023 Toppers

Name of the Toppers

School and Board


Md. Sahil Akhter

DPS, Ruby Park: CBSE


Soham Das

DPS, Ruby Park- CBSE


Sara Mukherjee

Bankura Bangla Vidyalaya- WBCHSE


Souhardya Dandapat

Medinipore Collegiate School- CBSE


Ayan Goswami

Hemsheela Model School- CBSE


Aritra Ambudh Dutta

Narayana School, Sodepore- CBSE


Kintan Saha



Sagnik Nandi

Bankura District School


Raktim Kundu

Disha Delphi Public School, Kota, Rajasthan


Shreeraj Chandra

Holy Angels School, Katwa


WBJEE 2022 Toppers

Serial Number Name of the Candidate
1. Himanshu Sekhar
2. Himanshu Sekhar
3. Saptarshi Mukherjee
4. Jahnavi Shaw
5. Kaustav Chowdhury
6. Saumyaprabha Dey
7. Debraj Karmakar
8. Agnidhra Dey
9. Ayon Adhikari
10. Shubhankar Bandyopadhyay

WBJEE Merit List 2023

About Exam

The exam authorities prepare the WBJEE 2023 merit list based on paper-I and II of the entrance test. If more than one candidate scores the same rank, the board will execute tie-breaking rounds to break the tie among candidates to shortlist them for counselling rounds. A category-wise merit list will also be released on the official website.

To know more details regarding the merit list, click on WBJEE Merit List 2023 link.

WBJEE Counselling 2023

Similar Exam

WBJEE Counselling 2023: The WBJEEB started the counselling registration on July 20, 2023. Candidates participating in the counselling process must go through registration, choice filling, seat allotment, reporting to the allotted colleges and various other steps. The seats will be allotted based on the rank obtained by candidates in the rank list.

To learn about the complete counselling process, click on the link mentioned below:

WBJEE Counselling 2023

WBJEE Counselling 2022:The exam authorities released the WBJEE counselling schedule 2022. The WBJEE counselling registration ended on September 1, 2022. The registered candidates were eligible to appear for the WBJEE seat allotment first round, which started on September 7, 2022. Payment of seat acceptance fee could be made until September 12, 2022 (till 6.00 p.m.). 

WBJEE Participating Institutes 2023


Candidates can go through the below-mentioned table to know the institutes that accept WBJEE:

Private Engineering Colleges Accepting WBJEE

Serial Number Private Engineering Colleges
1 Abacus Institute of Engineering & Management, Mogra, Hooghly
2 Academy of Technology, Adisaptagram, Hooghly
3 Asansol Engineering College, Asansol, Burdwan
4 B.p. Poddar Institute of Management & Technology, Kolkata
5 Bankura Unnayani Institute of Engineering, Bankura
6 Bengal College of Engineering & Technology, Durgapur
7 Bengal Institute of Technology & Management, Santiniketan
8 Bengal Institute of Technology, Dhapa, Kolkata
9 Birbhum Institute of Engineering & Technology, Suri, Birbhum
10 Budge Budge Institute of Technology, Budge-budge
11 Calcutta Institute of Engineering & Management, Tollygunge, Kolkata
12 Calcutta Institute of Technology, Uluberia, Howrah
13 Camellia Institute of Engineering and Technology, Bud Bud, Burdwan
14 Camellia Institute of Technology & Management, Bainchi, Hooghly
15 Camellia Institute of Technology, Badu Road, Madhyamgram
16 Camellia School of Engineering & Technology, Barasat
17 College of Engineering and Management, Kolaghat
18 Dr. B. C. Roy Engineering College, Durgapur
19 Dr.sudhir Chandra Sur Institute of Technology and Sports Complex, Dum Dum
20 Dream Institute of Technology, Bishnupur, 24-parganas-south
21 Dumkal Institute of Engineering & Technology, Dumkal, Murshidabad
22 Durgapur Institute of Advanced Technology & Management, Durgapur
23 Elitte College of Engineering, Mahispota, Sodepur
24 Future Institute of Engineering & Management, Sonarpur
25 Future Institute of Technology, Boral, Garia
26 Gargi Memorial Institute of Technology, Baruipur, Kolkata
27 Global Institute of Management and Technology Krishnanagar, Nadia
28 Greater Kolkata College of Engineering & Management, Baruipur
29 Guru Nanak Institute of Technology, Panihati, Sodepur
30 Haldia Institute of Technology, Haldia, Purba Medinipur
31 Hemnalini Memorial College of Engineering, Haringhata
32 Heritage Institute of Technology, Kolkata
33 Hooghly Engineering & Technology College, Hooghly
34 Ideal Institute of Engineering, Kalyani
35 Imps College of Engineering & Technology, Malda
36 Institute of Engineering & Management,salt Lake
37 Institute of Science and Technology, Paschim Medinipur
38 Jis College of Engineering, Kalyani, Nadia
39 Jld Engineering and Management College, Baruipur
40 Kanad Institute of Engineering & Management, Mankar, Burdwan
41 Mallabhum Institute of Technology, Bishnupur, Bankura
42 Mckv Institute of Engineering, Liluah, Howrah
43 Meghnad Saha Institute of Technology, Kolkata
44 Modern Institute of Engineering & Technology, Bandel, Hooghly
45 Murshidabad College of Engineering & Technology, Murshidabad
46 Narula Institute of Technology, Agarpara, Kolkata
47 Neotia Institute of Technology Management and Science ,d.h.road
48 Netaji Subhash Engineering College, Garia, Kolkata
49 Nshm Knowledge Campus, Durgapur Group of Institutions
50 Om Dayal Group of Institutions, Uluberia, Howrah
51 Pailan College of Management & Technology, Pailan Park
52 Rcc Institute of Information Technology, Kolkata
53 Regent Education and Research Foundation, Barasat, Kolkata
54 Sanaka Education Trusts Group of Institutions, Durgapur, Burdwan
55 Seacom Engineering College,sankrail,howrah
56 Siliguri Institute of Technology, Siliguri
57 St. Mary's Technical Campus Kolkata, Barasat
58 St. Thomas College of Engineering & Technology, Khidirpur, Kolkata
59 Supreme Knowledge Foundation Group of Institutions, Mankundu, Hooghly
60 Swami Vivekananda Institute of Science & Technology, Sonarpur
61 Surendra Institute of Engineering & Management, Siliguri
62 Techno Engineering College Banipur, 24 Parganas-north
63 Techno International Batanagar
64 Techno International New Town, Rajarhat, New Town
65 Techno Main Salt Lake, Sector-v, Salt Lake

State Government Engineering Colleges Accepting WBJEE

Serial Number Government Engineering Colleges
1 Cooch Behar Government Engineering College, Cooch Behar
2 Government College of Engineering and Leather Technology, Kolkata
3 Govt. College of Engg. & Textile Technology, Berhampore
4 Govt. College of Engineering & Ceramic Technology, Kolkata
5 Govt. College of Engineering & Textile Technology, Serampore
6 Jalpaiguri Government Engineering College, Jalpaiguri
7 Kalyani Government Engineering College, Kalyani, Nadia
8 Ramkrishna Mahato Government Engineering College, Purulia

Other Government Engineering Colleges Accepting WBJEE

Serial Number Government Engineering Colleges
1 Ghani Khan Choudhury Institute of Engineering & Technology, Malda

University/University Department

Serial Number University Department
1 Aliah University, New Town
2 Bidhan Chandra Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya, Mohanpur, Nadia
3 Department of Jute and Fiber Technology, Calcutta University
4 Jadavpur University
5 Kazi Nazrul University, Asansol
6 Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology, West Bengal
7 University Institute of Technology, Burdwan (Self Financing Course)
8 University of Calcutta (College of Science, Technology and Agriculture)
9 University of Kalyani, Science Instrumentation Centre
10 Uttar Banga Krishi Viswa Vidyalaya
11 West Bengal University of Animal & Fishery Sciences

Private University

Serial Number Private University
1 Adamas University, Barasat
2 Jis University, Agarpara
3 School of Pharmacy, Techno India University, Salt Lake
4 Seacom Skills University, Bolpur
5 Sister Nivedita University, New Town
6 Swami Vivekananda University
7 Techno India University, Salt Lake

FAQs on WBJEE 2023


The following are the most frequently asked questions on WBJEE 2023:

Q.1: When will the authorities conduct the WBJEE exam 2023?
Ans: The WBJEE exam for 2023 was conducted on April 30, 2023.

Q.2: When will the authorities release the admit card for WBJEE 2023?
Ans: The authorities released the WBJEE 2023 hall tickets on April 20, 2023. 

Q.3: Can an OCI (Overseas Citizen of India) candidate apply for WBJEE 2023?
Ans: OCI (Overseas Citizens of India) can also apply for the WBJEE 2023 exam.

Q.4: How do I correct the data I gave during the WBJEE application process?
Ans: Candidates can edit certain data of the submitted WBJEE application form during the application form correction period. The primary data, such as the name, father’s name, mother’s name, date of birth, gender and domicile, cannot be corrected once submitted.

Q.5: What are the minimum and maximum age requirements?
Ans: 17 years is the lower age limit to be eligible for WBJEE 2023 as of December 31, 2023. There is no upper age limit specified. However, for admission to the Marine Engineering Degree courses, the upper age limit is 25 years.

We hope the above article has answered all your doubts and queries. Embibe wishes you good luck and all the best for WBJEE 2023.

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