Established in 1817, Presidency University is a public state university situated in Kolkata, West Bengal which offers undergraduate, postgraduate as well as doctoral degree programs. For admission to various Under Graduate courses offered by the Presidency University, WBJEE Board will conduct a common entrance examination i.e. PUBDET. The university offers admission to the following UG programs:
|Performing Arts||Political Science||-|
Only candidates with the relevant qualification can register for the Courses offered by Presidency university. Relaxation in the prescribed percentage of marks in the qualifying degree examination is also provided for SC/ST/PH categories etc. Admission to the BA and B.Sc programs is done on the basis of marks secured by the candidates in the Presidency University Bachelors Degree Entrance Test (PUBDET), conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB).
Interested candidates can register for admission by filling the online application form and submitting it along with the required processing fee, on or before the last date, through the official WBJEE website. The application fee to register for PUBDET is INR 500/- plus the Bank’s Service Charges as applicable which can be paid through Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card.
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Duration of the course: 3 years, Intake capacity:36 seats
Eligibility: The candidate should have passed 10+2 examination from a recognized board of education.
|Course Name||Specialization||Eligibility Criteria||Selection Criteria|
|BA (H)||Bengali||10+2 with 60% in aggregate and 65% in Bengali||PUBDET score followed by counseling|
|English||10+2 with 80% (Arts) OR 85% (Sci/Com) in aggregate and 75% in English or 65% in Eng-A (WBHS)|
|Hindi||10+2 with 60% in aggregate and 60% in Hindi|
|History||10+2 with 70% in aggregate|
|Philosophy||10+2 with 60% in aggregate and 65% in English|
|Sociology||10+2 with 70% in aggregate|
|B.Sc (H)||Economics||10+2 with 75% in aggregate with Physics & Chemistry + (Mathematics or Statistics) + Biology|
|Chemistry||10+2 with 80% in aggregate (with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) and 80% in Chemistry|
|Geography||10+2 with 75% in aggregate with any 3 of 11 subjects (Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Biology, Statistics, Economics, Political Science, Sociology, History, Geography, Geology)|
|Geology||10+2 with 70% in aggregate with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics|
|Mathematics||10+2 with 75% in aggregate and 80% in Mathematics|
|Physics||10+2 with 80% in aggregate and 80% in Physics + Mathematics combined|
|Statistics||10+2 with 75% in aggregate and 80% in Mathematics or Statistics|
|Life Sciences||10+2 with 75% in aggregate and 80% any Life Science related subject|
The selection of candidates will be done on the basis of marks obtained in 10+2 qualifying examination and score of the entrance test viz. PUBDET followed by counseling.
WBJEEB is going to conduct a common entrance examination (PUBDET) to offer admission in BA/ B.Sc (H) courses offered by Presidency University, Kolkata.
Candidates have to answer 50 MCQs of 100 marks for the duration of 90 minutes. Each correct response will yield two marks while a wrong answer will result in the deduction of 1/2 mark.
Presidency University, Kolkata PUBDET Merit list: WBJEEB will publish a merit list on the basis of candidates’ marks in the entrance test. The final rank list can be availed from the official website of the WBJEEB portal only.
Those who will maintain a position in the General Merit Rank (GMR) List will be called for the counseling rounds
Downloaded copy of ‘Registration Form of PUBDET”
Note: The admission fee is required to be paid at the time of final counseling round in the form of DD drawn in favor of “West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board” payable at Kolkata.
Application for PUBDET 2019 has to be done online only. There is no printed application form.Candidates seeking admission must apply for by filling in and submitting the completed online application before the last date. Candidate can obtain the concerned application form by downloading from the official WBJEE website.
Candidate should log on to the university website and follow the below-given steps:
Note: Application fee for PUBDET is INR 500 plus the Bank’s Service Charges as applicable.
The candidate should bring following important documents in original and their photocopies positively for verification during counselling:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College