WB JECA 2020 Application Form(Postponed) - Apply @wbjeeb.in

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    West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) was supposed to conduct the application process for WB JECA 2020 from April 2, 2020. WB JECA 2020 Application Form was expected to be available from April 2 – April 16, 2020, but has postponed due to the nationwide lockdown of 21 days. Candidates will be able to complete the registration at the official website i.e. wbjeeb.in.

    LATESTWBJEEB has postponed the exam date and application process for JECA 2020. Check Official Notification

    As per the official notice released by WBJEEB on March 29, 2020 due to recent outbreak of COVID – 19 or commonly referred to as the coronavirus, the exam date for WB JECA 2020 is postponed for now.

    West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam for Masters in Computer Applications (WB JECA) is a gateway to MCA courses offered by colleges in the state of West Bengal. This year, WBJECA 2020 was expected to be held on June 27, 2020 but due to the coronavirus pandemic, WBJEEB has decided to delay the exam and it will now be directed later on a fixed date unless stated otherwise.

    Candidates with a Graduation degree including Mathematics as a compulsory subject will be eligible to apply. The application fee is INR 500 for all the categories. 

    • The application process for JECA 2020 is postponed until any further notice is provided. 
    • Applicants should hold 3 years bachelor’s degree from UGC Recognized or AICTE Recognized University/ Institute in Mathematics (Honours/bachelor’s) with minimum 60% marks (45% in case of SC/ST) in Mathematics. Check WB JECA 2020 Eligibility Criteria
    • The size of the photograph & signature must be greater than 5 KB & less than 30 KB in a JPEG/JPG format
    • The authority may also provide the application correction facility via online mode.
    • WB JECA 2020 Admit Card will be available on the official website from mid of June 2020.

    Note – The complete registration process for WB JECA will be operated in online mode. Thus, no offline (by post) requests will be entertained.

    Important dates for WB JECA 2020


    Date (Tentative)

    Availability of WB JECA application form

    April 2, 2020 (Postponed)

    WB JECA 2020 application form deadline

    To be announced

    Last date for downloading Confirmation Page

    To be announced

    Release of WB JECA admit card

    Mid of June, 2020

    WB JECA 2020 exam date

    June 27, 2020 (Postponed)

    Declaration of WB JECA result

    Second week of August 2020

    WB JECA Eligibility Criteria 2020

    WB JECA is a postgraduate level exam conducted once every year by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB). In order to be eligible for the exam, a candidate must fulfil the following – 

    Eligibility criteria for Application:

    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.

    Furthermore, students can check complete eligibility criteria only at Collegedunia.com 

      How to Apply for WBJEE JECA?

      Due to the recent outburst of COVID-19, WBJEEB will commence the application process for WB JECA 2020 later on a fixed date as it is now postponed by the exam conducting body. A step-by-step guide to complete the registration process is given below:

      Step 1: Registration

      WB JECA 2019 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 the following information:
        • Candidate’s Name –  Max length 46 characters, as registered in class 12 or equivalent Examination
        • Father’s name – Maximum 46 characters, as registered in class 12 or equivalent Examination. Salutations like Late, Mr., Ms., Mrs., Dr., Prof. should not used
        • Mother’s name – Maximum 46 characters, as registered in class 12 or equivalent Examination. Salutations like Late, Mr., Ms., Mrs., Dr., Prof. should not used
        • Date of Birth – In DD/MM/YYYY format.
        • Mobile Number & Email- Must be unique
        • Password and Security question
      7. Click on Submit.
      8. An application number will be generated.

      Step 2: Application Form 

      1. After registering, click on Fill in Application Form
      2. Fill in the following details asked in the application form:

      WB JECA Application form

      Personal DetailsCommunication DetailsAcademic Details
      GenderComplete AddressQualifying Examination
      NationalityState Pass Status
      DomicileDistrict Institute Name, Address
      Home DistrictPIN CodePIN Code
      Blood Group-Year of Passing
      Category-University Registration Number
      Income Category-Name of the University
      Aadhaar No-Year Of Registration
      PwD Status-Choice of Examination Center

      WB JECA 2019 Application form

      1. Click on Save & Next

      Step 3: Uploading the Documents

      WB JECA 2019 Application Form

      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
      • The Photograph must be recently taken so that it matches with the candidate’s physical features.
      • Low quality images are not acceptable and are likely to be rejected.
      • Background of the photograph must be of very light colour.
      • The face of the candidate should occupy at least 50% of the entire space for photograph looking straight to the camera.
      • Spectacles of dark or tinted glasses are not acceptable.

      Step 4: Payment of Application fee

      WB JECA 2019 Application Form

      • WB JECA 2020 Application fee is of INR 500/- for candidates of all categories.
      • After uploading of images candidates will be directed automatically to the fee payment step.
      • The application fee can only be paid online using Netbanking/ Debit card/ Credit card.
      • The fee once paid is not refundable under any circumstances.

      Step 5: Confirmation page

      • On successful completion of all the above steps, candidate will automatically be directed to the option for downloading the ‘Confirmation Page’.
      • The confirmation page contains information as given by the candidate. As such, the Board is in no way responsible for any mistake in it. 
      • Candidate should take a Print-out of the Confirmation Page and should preserve the same carefully till the completion of admission process.
      • The confirmation page cannot be regenerated after completion of the declared e-counselling and admission process conducted by the Board. 
      • If any candidate loses their confirmation page, a duplicate can be provided by the Board, but only till July 31, 2020.
      • In order to get a duplicate confirmation page, the candidate has to apply to the Board and pay a processing fee of INR 500 by a bank draft in the name of “West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board” payable in Kolkata.

      Note – Candidates will need to produce a copy of the same photograph to enter the examination centre, during counselling, admission, registration with the university etc. 

      WB JECA Form Correction

      After the successful registration and upon completion of WB JECA 2020 application form, candidates will be allowed to make corrections by visiting the official WB JECA website. 

      • Information provided in the application form once submitted cannot be changed/edited/modified under normal circumstances
      • If any candidate intends to correct any information in their application, he/she needs to personally visit the Board office with all original documents by the last date of application. Nevertheless, the Board’s decision in this regard will be final and binding for the candidate.

      WB JECA Application Form Status

      In order to check the WB JECA Application Form status, the candidates have to follow these steps:

      1. Visit the WB JECA Official website.
      2. Go to the Candidate login page.
      3. Enter WB JECA 2020 Application No. and Password.

      If the "Download Acknowledgement Page" link appears on the screen then it indicates that their WB JECA Application Form 2020 is accepted.

      Important Instructions for Online Application

      Candidates are required to read the guidelines of the online application carefully before attempting online application. They can go through the following points which are given below.

      • Candidates can fill the application form in online mode only on the official website of WBJEE. There is no offline process for registration.
      • They must have a unique mobile number and Email ID for further communication regarding entrance exam.
      • After the completion of registration, the entered details in the application form cannot be edited or modified under normal circumstances.
      • In case of any unfortunate mistake done by candidate in filling up the online application form, they may visit the board’s office with original documents for correction before the last date of registration.
      • Upload scanned images of photograph, signature and left thumb impression only as in prescribed format given in the information bulletin.
      • The application fee can be paid in online mode through net banking/ credit or debit card or in offline mode using E- Challan at Allahabad Bank.
      • Candidates are advised to keep copies of the confirmation page and admit card because it is not possible to generate any duplicate copy of it.

      WB JECA 2020 FAQs

      Ques. Can I fill the WB JECA Application form offline?

      Ans. No, you can only fill the WB JECA Application form online from the official website.

      Ques. How can I get WB JECA Application Form?

      Ans. You can visit the official website i.e. wbjeeb.in to get your application form.

      Ques. Are foreign national candidates eligible to apply?

      Ans. No, only Indian candidates are eligible.

      Ques. What is the educational qualification required to fill the Application Form?

      Ans. Candidates must be a graduate from a recognized university with at least 60% marks. Candidates must have mathematics as a compulsory subject at graduation level.

      Ques. I didn’t have mathematics in my graduation level. Is there any other alternative to be eligible?

      Ans. No. Candidates not having Mathematics at their graduation level cannot fill the application form.

      Ques. What are the details required in the registration process?

      Ans. Candidates will require the following information at the time of the registration are candidates name, father’s name, mother’s name, date of birth, mobile number and email ID.

      Ques. What are the things to be careful about at the time of registration?

      Ans. You need to fill all the required details carefully as it cannot be changed/modified or edited once submitted. Candidates must fill the information same as in school admit cards, mark sheets, certificates, photo identity cards, category certificates etc. which have to be produced in the examination hall, during counselling and admission process.

      Ques. How can I ensure that the registration process is successfully completed?

      Ans. You will get a registration number via mail or SMS only after the successful completion of the registration process. Candidates must secure the registration number for further process.

      Ques. What is the process of filing WB JECA Application Form?

      Ans. First, you have to register yourself on the official website. After successful registration process candidates have to fill details in the application form, upload images and after making application fee payment candidates can print the confirmation page.

      Ques. How can I retrieve my registration number?

      Ans. You can get your Registration Number from the official website. Click on the tab ‘Forget Registration Number’ in the home page. Enter the required details like name, date of birth, password and security code. Application Number will be displayed on the screen.

      Ques. Is it required to have an email ID and Mobile Number?

      Ans. Email ID and Mobile Number are required at the time of the registration process. Once the email ID and Mobile number get registered they cannot be altered.

      Ques. What are the details to be filled in the Application Form?

      Ans. Candidates have to submit the Qualification details like qualifying examination, Year of passing and personal details like Candidates name, Mothers Name, Fathers Name, Date of birth, Place of birth, Gender. Candidates also have to fill the following details like Nationality, Category, Minority Category, Annual income of parents Address, Mobile number, Test centre preference.

      Ques. How will I know that my Application Form is submitted successfully?

      Ans. Candidates will receive a confirmation page after the submission of Application Form. The confirmation page is only received by those candidates who have successfully submitted their application form.

      Ques. Can I pay the Application Fee offline?

      Ans. No. WB JECA Application Fee can only be paid online. Candidates can make payment via Credit Card/ Debit Card or Net Banking.

      Ques. What is the WB JECA Application Fee?

      Ans. Candidates will have to make payment of INR 500 online. Fee once paid will not be refunded.

      Ques. I have lost my Confirmation page. How can I get the new one?

      Ans. Candidates can get their duplicated confirmation page from the Board till June 31, 2020. Candidate has to apply the Board and have to pay a processing fee of INR 500 through draft in the name of “West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board” payable in Kolkata.

      Ques. Can I edit my Application Form after getting confirmation page?

      Ans. No. Candidates cannot alter their application form once it is submitted.

      Ques. How can I check my application status?

      Ans. You can visit the official website and logging to the candidate’s portal via registration number and password candidates can check the application status. If the "Download Acknowledgement Page" link appears on the screen, it indicates that their Application Form 2020 is successfully accepted.

      Ques. What information I need to secure until the completion of the admission process?

      Ans. Candidates will require the following information till the end of the admission process are candidates login details i.e. registration number and password, registered working Email ID and mobile number, Application Form confirmation page and the uploaded photograph.

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



      1 Comment
      Sujit ghosh

      Can appearing student sit ???

      21 Jan, 2019 08:56
      Sarthak Mahajan

      Hi Sujit, You may please check the link to get the Eligibility for WB JECA 2019.

      21 Jan, 2019 12:58

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