JOINT ENTRANCE EXAMINATION (JEE) is conducted by the West Bengal Board of Examination to prepare a Merit List for admission to Engineering/Technology courses at the following Colleges;
(I) Bengal Engineering College, (Deemed University), Howrah:
(ii) Jadavpur University, Calcutta
(iii) Regional Engineering College, Durgapur (including West Bengal quota of other 16 RECs in India);
(iv)Jalpaiguri Govt. Engineering College, Jalpaiguri;
(v) Kalyani Engineering College, Kalyani,
(vi)Haldia Institute of Technology, Haldia;
(vii)Institute of Engineering and Management, Calcutta.
(viii) College of Textile Technology, Berhampore;
(ix) College of Textile Technology, Serampore;
(x) College of Ceramic Technology, Calcutta; and
(xi) College of Leather Technology, Calcutta.
Admission The Board is in no way responsible for admission to the constituent colleges; and the candidates are required to comply with the requirements of eligibility conditions for admission of different Central Selection Committees for Engineering Colleges/Jadavpur University. The Board provides only the merit list of the entrance examination to the Central Selection Committee/Jadavpur University and the final selection rests with them.
Reservations SC 22% ST 6% Sports 2% Physically Handicapped 1%, Seats are also reserved for Defence Personnel, Govt.of India nominees.
Domicile West Bengal residents. Candidates should have been residing in the State continuously for 10 years or whose parents are permanent residents of West Bengal.
Eligibility Age Maximum 21 yrs (24 yrs for SC/ST candidates). There is no age limit for admission to Jadavpur University. Academic Qualification 12 yrs Hr Sec exam in General/Vocational stream of West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent with Eng, Phy, Chem, Maths and Vernacular/5th subject. Candidates should be physically fit, as per prescribed standard. Candidates who have passed qualifying exam from other States are not eligible for admission to Regional Engineering College, Durgapur of other RECs.
Application Procedure Application form and other information can be obtained from the Engineering Colleges/Board on cash payment of Rs. 45 or by post from the office of the Board by sending self-addressed stamped (Rs. 4) envelope of 25 x 13 cm size. Completed applications with requisite fee of Rs. 100 by receipted challan form of United Bank of India or through IPO (for outside candidates) should reach the Office of the Board, Slate Hall, B.E. College Campus, Howrah – 711003 by the notified date.
Selection is made on merit in the JEE conducted in Maths (200 marks) Phy, Chem (100 marks each). The questions are of 12th standard and in English language with Bengali translation.
Centres : 52 centres in West Bengal and 1 centre in Delhi, Candidates who apply for B Arch course are required to appear in the eligibility test in Geometrical & Free Hand Drawing and Aptitude Test conducted by the Board.
Candidates whose name appear in the merit list are also required to apply separately to the Central Selection Committee/Jadavpur University in the Prescribed application form after their notification.
Enquiries: JEE West Bengal Board of Examination for Admission to Engineering, Medical & Technological Degree Colleges, Slater Hall (BE College Campus) Howrah- 711103 (Tel 6684890).
Admission (I) Central Selection Committee for engineering & Technological Degree Colleges c/o Bengal Engineering College, Howrah 711103 (Tel 668 456). (ii) Secretary, Faculty of Engineering & Technology, Jadavpur University, Calcutta 700032.