WB JECA 2020


    WB JECA 2020 Application Form(Open),Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern and Syllabus

    Megha Rohilla Megha Rohilla
    University Data Specialist

    Joint Entrance Examination for admissions to Master of Computer Applications (JECA), is conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB). The exam is a gateway for admissions to MCA courses offered by colleges in the state of West Bengal.  WB JECA 2020 dates have announced on June 27, 2020.

    Latest: WB JECA 2020 application form has been released on July 03, 2020. Last date to fill application forms will be July 24, 2020. 

    • Aspirants must ensure that they meet the WB JECA 2020 Eligibility before applying for the exam. The criterion for each institute is different.
    • Application fee for all category candidates is INR 500/- which can be paid by using Net banking/Debit card/Credit card.
    • WB JECA consists of 150 objective-type questions of 1 mark each. The duration of the test is 3 hours.
    • The paper has 2 sections-  Mathematics (100 questions), & Aptitude (50 questions).
    • WBJEE JECA Result and merit list will be declared on the official website of the exam by WBJEEB.
    • After declaration of the merit list, qualified candidates must appear for the WB JECA 2020 Counselling.

    Highlights of WB JECA 2020

    Exam NameWest Bengal Joint Entrance Exam MCA
    Conducting BodyWest Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board
    Exam LevelState Level
    Mode of RegistrationOnline
    Mode of ExamComputer based
    Duration of Exam180 minutes
    Medium of ExamEnglish
    Type and Number of Questions150 MCQs
    Sections4 sections - Mathematics, Analytical Ability & Logical Reasoning, Computer Awareness and General English
    Courses OfferedMCA
    WB JECA 2020 Helpdesk1800-1023-781, 1800-3450-050

    WB JECA 2020 Important Dates

    Candidates can check official scheduled of JECA 2020 is given below.

    EventDate (Revised)
    Commencement of Online RegistrationJuly 03, 2020(Released)
    Last date to ApplyJuly 24, 2020
    Last date to download Confirmation PageTo be announced
    Availability of Admit Cardto be notified
    Exam Dateto be notified
    Declaration of Resultto be notified

    WB JECA 2020 Eligibility

    Aspirants must ensure that they meet the WB JECA Eligibility before applying for the exam. The criterion for each institute is different. The various criteria accepted by different institutes are stated below:

    Common Criteria:

    • The applicant should be an Indian national.
    • There is no age limit to appear for the exam.
    • There no stated limit on the number of times a candidate can appear for the exam.

    Criteria 1:

    • The aspirant must have a Bachelor’s (UGC/AICTE recognized) degree of minimum 3 years duration except BBA with Mathematics at graduate or 10+2 level.
    • Minimum qualifying marks for general category is 50% and 45% for reserved category candidates.

    Criteria 2:

    • A Bachelor’s degree (UGC recognized) with aggregate of 60% for general category (45% for SC/ST) or BCA-AICTE recognized with aggregate of 60% for general and 45% for SC/ST category in Mathematics.
    • Aspirants must also secure 60% aggregate in 10, 10+2 level and Mathematics, 45% each for SC/ST category.

    Criteria 3:

    • UGC recognized any Graduate degree or AICTE recognized B.E/ B.Tech/ BCA degree.
    • In addition to this, aspirants must have Mathematics at each level with 60% aggregate (45% for SC/ST/OBC).

    Criteria 4

    • UGC recognized B.Sc degree in any discipline with 60% aggregate (45% for reserved category) and 55% aggregate in Mathematics.
    • Aspirants must also secure 60% marks in 10, 10+2 level and Mathematics at each level.

    WB JECA 2020 Application Form

    WB JECA Application Form will be stared once the dates are out. Currently, the dates are under revisionFollowing are the steps for registration

    Step 1: Registration

    1. Visit the official website wbjeeb.in
    2. Click on “JECA
    3. Click on “Online Application Form JECA 2020”
    4. Click on “New Candidate Registration
    5. Click on “I agree and Proceed” on the instructions page
    6. Register by filling in your Name, Father’s name, Mother’s name, Date of Birth, Mobile Number, Email, Password and Security question
    7. Click on Submit.
    8. An application number will be generated.

    Step 2: Application Form filling

    1. After registering, click on Fill in Application Form
    2. Fill in the following details asked in the application form:
      • Personal Details- Gender, Category, Religion, Nationality, etc.
      • Communication Details-Address, State, City, etc.
      • Academic Details- Year of Passing, Name of University, Marks scored etc.
    3. Click on Save & Next

    Step 3: Uploading the Documents

    Candidates are required to upload the scanned images of the documents mentioned in the table below:

    DocumentsFile SizeDimensionFormat
    Photograph of the candidate10 – 100kb4x3cm.jpg or JPEG
    Signature of the candidate3 – 30kb4x1.5cm.jpg or JPEG

    Step 4: Payment of Application fee

    • WB JECA 2020 Application fee is of INR 500/- for candidates of all categories.
    • The application fee can only be paid online using Netbanking/ Debit card/ Credit card.

    Read More about WB JECA 2020 Registration 

    WB JECA 2020 Admit Card

    • WB JECA 2020 Admit Card will be available for download from July 4, 2020.
    • It can only be downloaded from the official website. No admit cards will be sent to candidates by post. Steps to download the admit card are as follows:
      1. Go on the official website wbjeeb.nic.in
      2. Login using valid credentials
      3. Download admit card and check for any discrepancies
      4. Take a print out if all details are correct
    • If any candidate receives any SMS/email regarding discrepancy in the photograph/signature uploaded by him/her, take corrective action immediately within one day.
    • Admit must be preserved till the end of the counselling procedure.
    Information mentioned on the admit card
    Name of candidateAddress of examination center
    Candidate’s father and mother nameDate of examination
    Candidate’s date of birthTiming of examination
    Photograph of candidateRoll number
    Signature of candidateRegistration number

    Read More about WB JECA 2020 Admit Card 

    WB JECA 2020 Exam Centers

    WB JECA 2020 will be conducted in 16 cities across the North-Eastern part of the country.

    WB JECA 2020 Exam Cities

    WB JECA 2020 Exam Pattern

    • JECA is a three-hour long computer-based test. WB JECA Exam Pattern comprises two papers - Mathematics and Aptitude based test.
    • For the first two hours, only Paper-1 will remain enabled and during the last one hour, only Paper-2 will remain enabled in the computer.

    Paper - 1: Mathematics  (100 marks)

    • This paper will be of 100 marks and will be of two hours.
    • Students would be required to answer 100 MCQs (each bearing 1 marks) online.
    • 1/4 mark will be deducted for each wrong answer.

    Paper – 2: Aptitude test (50 marks)

    • Part 2 will be of 50 questions of 1 marks each.
    • For any questions answered incorrectly, 1/4 marks will be deducted.
    • All questions will be MCQ type and has to be answered online in a duration of one hour.
    Mode of JECAOnline 
    Sections in exam2
    Number of questions in Mathematics100
    Number of questions in Aptitude50
    Total number of questions150
    Total marks150
    Duration of exam2+1 hour
    Medium of languageEnglish

    WB JECA 2020 Syllabus

    WB JECA Syllabus 2020 contains questions from Mathematics and Aptitude. There are 100 questions in mathematics section and 50 questions in aptitude section. Applicants are suggested to prepare important topics first. Here, we are providing you complete syllabus of WB JECA 2020.

    Mathematics Syllabus:

    • Analytical Geometry: Cartesian and polar coordinate, Straight line, Circle, Ellipse; Parabola, Hyperbola, Translation & Rotation of axes. 
    • Algebra : De Moiver’s theorem, Complex numbers, Solution of linear equations, Matrices, Determinants, Summation of signal series, Addition of vectors, Scalar and Vector products, Inequation, Sets and elements, Universal set, Empty set, Subsets, Venn diagram, Union and intersection of sets, Complements, Algebra of sets, Finite sets, Class of sets, Partitions, Cross product, Group, Ring and Field.
    • Calculus: Limit, Continuity, Differentiation, Maxima & minima, Taylor & Maclaruin’s Series: Definite and indefinite integrals, First and second order differential equation, Functions of several variables, Partial differentiation.
    • Probability & Statistics: Permutations and Combination, Probability and Probability distribution, Mean Median and Mode, Standard Deviation, Correlation of coefficient.

    Aptitude Syllabus

    • Reasoning, Data interpretation, Discrete Quantitative Analysis Problem Solving, Quantitative Comparison

    Read More about WB JECA 2020 Syllabus 

    WB JECA 2020 Result

    • The Result for JECA 2020 is declared on August 13, 2020 on official website.
    • Result of WB JECA 2020 is available in the form of score cards.
    • The result can be download from the official website wbjeeb.nic.in. Steps to download WB JECA 2020 Score Card:
      1. Go to the official website of WB JECA 2020
      2. Login using username and password
      3. View/download scorecard
      4. Print scorecard
    • The score cards will be available online only and no hard copy will be sent to the applicants.
    • The score cards will specify the marks of candidates in both the papers and their ranks.
    • WBJEEB will publish a general merit list after the declaration of result.
    • It will be based on the marks scored by the aspirants and their ranks.
    • Separate merit list for the reserved category will also be published but only the general merit list will be considered for counselling and admission.

    WB JECA 2020 Counselling

    • After declaration of the merit list, qualified candidates must appear for the JECA 2020 Counselling.
    • The counselling process will be conducted by the respective institutes and will start in the month of August 2020.
    • A notification with details of counselling, seat allotment and admission will be published on the official website.
    • Aspirants must attend the counselling session in order of merit and rank.
    • If the aspirant remains absent, their seat will be offered to the next eligible candidate.
    • Candidates should be present in person and no representative on their behalf will be entertained.
    • Applicants should also bring the necessary documents for verification.
    • Candidates will be offered seats based on merit and choice of college after scrutiny of their certificates.

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

    Fee Structure

    • 500


    Sample/Mock Papers


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    Amit Senapati

    Sir/madam I have score 72% marks in 10th,55% marks in 12th and 83% marks in graduation(BSC.IT),so all I'm trying to say that am I eligible for the wb keval exam...?

    08 Jan, 2019 21:00
    Akansha Expert

    Hi Amit, You may please check this link for getting WB JECA Eligibility.

    09 Jan, 2019 15:48
    ashish ranjan

    sir/madam this is my final year in BCA . i want to take admission in reputed MCA institutions where i could get placed with quite good package ... and i have no idea ... 1. where to apply ? 2. how to apply? 3. what are diff. diff. entrance tests conducted by universities/colleges either private or govt. ?? 4. when they are conducted ?? when to apply for registrations?? ...etc. etc. PLEASE GUIDE ME .... reply ASAP THANKS.

    16 Dec, 2017 00:20
    Bhawna Vedwal

    Hello Ashish,

    Top Institutes offering this course are:

    • NIT, Warangal
    • JNU, Delhi
    • NIT, Karnataka
    • National Institute of Management, Mumbai
    • VIT, Vellore

    Entrance tests for MCA admissions

    There are several state-level/university level entrance tests for admissions.

    • IPUCET- Conducted by GGSIP University for admission to the university and its affiliated colleges in Delhi.
    • TANCET- Conducted by Anna University for admission to a university campus and other colleges in Tamil Nadu. 
    • NIMCET- NIMCET is NIT MCA Common Entrance Test, a National Level Test conducted by NITs for admission in to their MCA programs.
    • BIT MCA Entrance Test- Conducted by BIT Mesra for admissions to its MCA program.
    • WBJEE- Conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board for admission in all technical institutes of West Bengal
    • UPSEE- Conducted by Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam University (Formerly UPTU) for admissions to various colleges in Uttar Pradesh.

    To get more information regarding MCA colleges and entrance exams for MCA you can use this link MCA

    16 May, 2018 15:47

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