Kolkata: The West Bengal Joint Entrance examination will be reconsidered due to Lok Sabha elections on Monday. The Board published a notice on this regard.
Earlier, West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) announced that it will be held on May 19. The application process will begin from December 26. The candidates can apply till January 22. The candidates can check the official website – wbjeeb.in for more updates.
The exam will be of four hours (pen-paper mode) and will be held in two parts on three categories — Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Paper 1 (mathematics) will be conducted between 11 am to 1 pm, and paper 2 (physics and chemistry) from 2 to 4 pm. WBJEE result is expected by June 25.
The lower age limit is 17 years as on December 31, 2019, and there is no upper age limit.
Eligibility: Candidate must have passed class 12 or equivalent exam with Physics and Mathematics as subjects. They should have chemistry/ biotechnology/ biology/ computer science/ computer application as compulsory subjects with individual pass marks (in both theory and practical wherever applicable) in all the three subjects. They should score at least 45 per cent marks in the above subjects. There is 5 per cent relaxation for the reserved category students.