The Board is not responsible for admission to the constituent colleges and the candidates have to comply with the requirements of eligibility conditions for admission to different colleges. The Board only provides merit list of entrance examination to the Central Selection Committee (Medical), Medical College, Anatomy Building, 88, College Street, Calcutta 700 073 and final selection rests with them. After publication of merit lists, the candidates are required to make separate application to the Central Selection Committee of Medical Colleges with their prescribed fee and within the prescribed date and rules.
Admission is open to Indian citizens and have been residing in the State continuously for 10 years or who or whose parents are permanent residents of the State.
Reservations All entrance 15%, SC 22% ST 6%. Govt of India/State Govt nominees.
Eligibility Age 17 yrs on July 1 of the year of admission. No upper age limit. Academic qualification 12 yrs Hr Sec exam (General/Vocational stream) of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education or equivalent with Eng, Phy, Chem, Biol and Vernacular/5th subject and must have passed each subject including theory and practical separately. Candidates who have appeared in qualifying exam are also eligible. Candidates should be medically fit.
Candidates passing the BSc exam or its equivalent with two subjects viz Phy, Chem, Biol, Bot, Zool, Physiology, Life Science, Bio-Physics, Bio-Chem are also eligible provided that they have passed the qualifying exam with Phy, Chem, Biol, Eng and Vernacular.
Application Procedure The application for the examination should be made in the prescribed printed form duly completed together with the requisite fee of Rs.150 by receipted challan form of United Bank of India branch of Calcutta/Howrah; they are also required to enclose a self-addressed stamped (Rs.300) envelope of 23*13 cm for despatch of Admit Card. Completed application should reach the notified colleges by prescribed date.
Enrolment After receipt of Application by the Board, an Admit Card is sent to each applicant informing his/her exam Centre for JEE.
Admission Through Central Selection Committee.
One application form for admission to MBBS course in 7 Medical Colleges and separate application form for admission to BDS course in 2 Dental Colleges is available after publication of Merit List (some time in July) from Central Selection Committee/Medical Colleges on production of receipted original Treasury Challan of Rs.10 for each category of application of as notified.
Selection Merit in JEE held at 53 places in the State (WB) and at Delhi. The exam comprises Phy, Chem and Biological Sciences of 3 hours duration each of 400 marks. The questions are of qualifying exam (10+2) standard and are set in English language with Bengali translation and may be answered in the language in which the applicant has answered in qualifying exam. Selection for MBBS/BDS course is judged as per merit list in JEE and preference.
Bond Selected candidates are required to execute a bond to serve anywhere in the State for 3 years after passing the MBBS/BDS course.
JEE: West Bengal Board of Examination for Admission to Engineering, Medical and Technological Degree Colleges, Slater Hall, B E College (Deemed University), Howrah 711103. (Phone-6684890).
Admissin to College: Central Selection Committee, C/o Medical College, Anatomy Building, 88, College Street, Calcutta 700073.