WBJEE 2018 RESULT & COUNSELLING
STATE LEVEL OFFLINE TEST
WBJEE 2018 Result can be checked on the official website on or after June 05. Candidates can download their respective rank cards using Application No. and Password generated at the time of registration. WBJEE is conducted successfully in offline mode on April 22, 2018.
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Candidates can check the table below for key dates related to result announcement and commencement of counselling:
|Availability of WBJEE Answer key||3rd week of May 2018|
|Announcement of WBJEE Result||June 5, 2018|
|WBJEE Merit List will be released on||June 2018|
|WBJEE Counselling and Seat Allotment will commence from||June – July 2018|
The result for WBJEE 2018 is expected to be declared in the first week of June at www.wbjeeb.nic.in. Candidates can simply visit official site, click on the result link, and follow the steps mentioned below:
Candidates obtaining marks more than the set WBJEE Cut off will be called for the counselling in order of ranks indicated in merit list.
Candidates need to carefully check all the particulars on rank cards before downloading them. Apart from the personal details mentioned on admit card, following details will be also included:
Candidates can download rank card till the completion of e-counselling and admission process. All the applicants need to take printout of admit card and preserve it carefully till the completion of the counselling process.
In case candidates need a soft copy of the Rank Card after completion of e-couselling, the same can be obtained from the board by sending a written request along with a demand draft of INR 500 issued in favor of “West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board” and payable at Kolkata. The request for issue of duplicate rank card can be made to the board till August 31, 2018. Duplicate rank card will be sent to candidates’ registered email address.
WBJEE Board is responsible for releasing official answer key for all the different sets of question paper. The answer key is expected to be published in the first week of May. Answer key is usually published in the form of PDF file.
WBJEE Counselling and Seat Allotment is conducted in online mode. The seat allotment process will comprise 3 rounds wherein candidates will register themselves for counseling and provide choices for college and course preference. On successful seat allotment, candidates need to report at the designated Reporting Centers set-up by WBJEE Board for document verification, payment of seat acceptance fee and completing remaining formalities.
Candidates need to report at centers with all the documents required for verification during WBJEE 2018 Counseling. Here is a brief about various steps involved in the counselliing procedure.
Ques: How can I download my WBJEE Rank Card?
Ans: The process of downloading rank card is same as of checking result. A simple 4 step process to download the WBJEE rank card is as follows:
Ques: I have forgotten my password, how can I check my WBJEE Result?
Ans: Forgotten password can be retrieved by clicking on ‘Forgot Password’ at WBJEE Login. You will have to enter your registered email address or phone number to access the password.
Ques: When can I register for WBJEE Counselling?
Ans: After the result, WBJEEB will release the dates for WBJEE e-counselling. There will be 3 rounds of seat allotment for candidates who meet the WBJEE Cut Off for various institutes and courses. Read about WBJEE 2018 Marks vs Rank.
Ques: Where can candidates seek admission with WBJEE Scores?
Ans: WBJEE qualified candidates can seek admission to Undergraduate programs in Engineering & Technology, Architecture and Pharmacy programs in Universities, Government-aided Colleges and Self-Financed Institutes in West Bengal. Roughly 104 institutes participate in the WBJEE e-counseling to allocate seats in around 42 engineering disciplines. Each participating institute will release their own discipline-wise opening and closing cut-off scores for admission.
Ques: What all details will the WBJEE Rank Card carry?
Ans: The Board publishes the WBJEE Results online on its official website. The scores of individual students are recorded on Rank Cards, each carrying the rank secured, composite score and sectional scores in both the papers of the entrance exam.
Ques: Will the answer keys and OMR sheets be available for download till admissions are over?
Ans: Candidates can download copies of their respective WBJEE OMR response sheets and answer keys. Please bear in mind that these documents will not be available online post-publication of WBJEE result. In case any candidate fails to download the documents in time and requires them after the WBJEE results are published, an application fee of INR 500 per document will have to be paid as a demand draft in favor of ‘West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board’ payable at Kolkata. The documents will be sent to the registered email ID of the candidate.
Ques: How can I get a Calculation Sheet?
Ans: You can estimate your WBJEE score from your OMR response sheets and answer keys released by the Board. You can request for a calculation sheet from the Board, by paying a fee of INR 500 per paper by demand draft in favor of ‘West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board’ payable at Kolkata. The calculation sheets will be sent to the registered email ID of the candidate.
Ques: What is the scoring methodology adopted in WBJEE?
Ans: The scoring methodology adopted in WBJEE for the different category of questions is tabulated below:
|Category I||Category II||Category III|
|Only one correct option||Only one correct option||There can be multiple correct options|
|+1 for each correct answer||+2 for each correct answer||+2 for each correct answer|
|-1/4 for each incorrect answer||-1/2 for each incorrect answer||Combination of one correct and one incorrect option will be marked 0.|
|Multiple responses to a single question will be treated as incorrect answer||Multiple responses to a single question will be treated as incorrect answer||For partially answered correct option, marks awarded will be = 2 x (no. of correct options marked ¸ total no. of correct options).|
|Questions not attempted will be marked 0||Questions not attempted will be marked 0||Questions not attempted will be marked 0|
Ques: How is ranking done for WBJEE?
Ans: The Board releases two separate Merit Lists, based on the papers appeared in WBJEE and the marks scored in them:
|General Merit Rank (GMR)||Pharmacy Merit Rank (PMR)|
|Is based on the combined score in Paper 1 & 2||Is based on Paper 2 scores only|
|Ranking is in descending order of total score||Ranking is in descending order of Paper 2 score|
|Counseling and admission is done on the basis of GMR||Counseling and admission is done on the basis of PMR|
|Separate reserved category positions for SC/ST/OBC A/OBC B/PwD/TFW etc.||Separate reserved category positions for SC/ST/OBC A/OBC B/PwD/TFW etc.|
|Is considered for admission to all Engineering & Technology/Architecture and also Pharmacy programs in Jadavpur University||Is considered for admission to all Pharmacy programs except in Jadavpur University|
Ques: What are the tie-breaking rules for GMR in WBJEE?
Ans: The tie-breaking rules for GMR are as follows in order of application:
Ques: What are the tie-breaking rules for PMR in WBJEE?
Ans: The tie-breaking rules for PMR are as follows in order of application:
Ques: Can I request a duplicate rank card?
Ans: You will not be able to download and print WBJEE rank cards from the official website after a specified date. However, if you require a duplicate rank card after the completion of e-counseling and admission process, the same can be applied for, till July 31, 2018, by paying a fee of INR 500 in the form of a demand draft in favor of “West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board” payable in Kolkata.
Ques: I have secured a WBJEE rank. Am I eligible for e-counseling?
Ans: Everyone who secures a WBJEE rank may not be eligible for e-counseling. In order to qualify for e-counseling, candidates will have to score above the cut-off marks determined by the Board apart from securing a rank in WBJEE. The cut-off score will be announced at the time of WBJEE Result declaration.
Ques: I have appeared for my 12th Board exam this year. I have also applied for WBJEE. In case I clear WBJEE but do not pass my Board Exam, do I still qualify for counseling?
Ans: A candidate appearing in the Qualifying Examination in 2018 is eligible to appear for WBJEE 2018. However, the candidate will not be considered eligible for admission unless the minimum eligibility criteria for admission, i.e., successfully completing the Qualifying Examination is fulfilled.
Ques: I have secured a merit ranking in WBJEE. Does that guarantee me admission to the institute and program of my choice?
Ans: Securing a WBJEE Rank does not entitle a candidate to guaranteed admission into an institute or program of choice. The candidate has to satisfy the norms and standards as specified by the participating institutes.
Ques: What is the expected WBJEE Cut-off for 2018?
Ans: The WBJEE 2018 Cut-Off will be available along with the Results. For now, a trend can be estimated by checking the cut-off scores of 2017 of top participating institutes of WBJEE:
|College Name||General Category|
|Opening Rank||Closing Rank|
|Bengal Engineering & Technology||832||43037|
|Institute of Engineering & Management||21||3596|
|Kalyani Govt. Engineering College||370||2528|
|Heritage Institute of Technology||574||11495|
|Haldia Institute of Technology||481||31721|
|Jalpaiguri Govt. Engineering College||669||4106|
|RCC Institute of Engineering & Technology||2166||101554|
|Netaji Subhash Engineering College||2082||11987|
Ques: What is the WBJEE seat matrix?
Ans: Course-wise and institute-wise availability of seats as provided by the participating institutes is termed as seat matrix and is published before e-counseling and seat allotment. Based on seat matrix, the final seat allotment is done through WBJEE e-counseling.
Ques: Will the Board inform us about the counseling session?
Ans: The Board will issue a separate notification with the details regarding e-counseling, seat allotment and subsequent admission in the official website (www.wbjeeb.in / www.wbjeeb.nic) soon after the publication of WBJEE Result. No individual mails will be forwarded to candidates.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College
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