WB D.El.Ed

WB D.El.Ed

West Bengal Diploma in Elementary Education

WB D.EL.ED Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 100
  • Exam Conducting Body: West Bengal Board of Primary Education (WBBPE)
  • Courses: D.El.Ed.
  • Streams:Education

WB D.El.Ed 2021: Merit List, Counselling, Eligibility Criteria

Updated On - September 13 2021 by Akriti Maurya

WB D.El.Ed 2021 will be conducted by the West Bengal Board of Primary Education. Candidates who are eligible as per NCTE norms for a 2-year Diploma in Elementary Education can apply for the exam. WB D.El.Ed 2021 stands for West Bengal Diploma in Elementary Education. This test is conducted annually for the post of primary teachers in the state. Qualified candidates will become eligible for the teaching profession at an elementary level in the NCTE recognized Teachers Education Institute of the state for session 2021. Go through the complete article to know about WB D.El.Ed 2021 examination in detail.

WB D.El.Ed 2021 Status

Candidates can check the WB D.El.Ed 2021 Status from the below table:


West Bengal Diploma in Elementary Education 2021 Status

Official notification relesed

Application Form


WB D.El.Ed 2021 Dates

Candidates can get important dates and events related to WB B.EI.Ed 2021 from the given table below:

WB D.E.I.Ed 2021 Schedule
Online Application form Availability31 July 2021
Last date of submission of the application form28 August 2021
Scrutiny of Online applicationsSeptember 2021
Online approval of the merit listSeptember 2021
Process of admission approved list ends onSeptember 2021
Commencement of classesSeptember 2021

Above mentioned rates are based on previous data released by the authority. This page will be updated as soon as official dates are released by the exam conducting body.

WB D.El.Ed 2021 Result

The candidates can check WB D.El.Ed 2021 result details below in the given points:

  • The result will be declared within a month of the exam on its official website.
  • The authority will not send the scorecard to the individuals via post.
  • Those applicants who will score qualifying marks will be eligible for further counseling rounds.

WB D.El.Ed 2021 Merit List

WB D.E.l.Ed Admission 2021 Merit list will be available on the official website. The board prepares the list of merits and moves it to the respective institutes' login. It is then possible for candidates to download the merit list and search their names. For the preparation of the merit list, the marks of the best 5 subjects (where applicable) are taken into account.

  • If the candidates have their name in the rank list that does not mean guaranteed admission.
  • Admission will be provided based on the document verification with an original document regarding the percentage of the marks, dob, and reservation category also.

WB D.El.Ed 2021 Counselling 

WB D.El.Ed Counselling 2021 will be organized by the West Bengal School of Primary Education for qualified candidates. Counseling will be done through Online Mode. Offline counseling will be done for admission. Counseling will start after the publication of the merit list

Required Documents at the time of Counselling

  • Passing Certificate.
  • Class X & XII certificates.
  • Graduation Marksheet.
  • Domicile of WB.
  • Registration Number & Slip.
  • Color Photographs.
  • Payment Receipt.
  • Caste Certificates.

WB D.El.Ed 2021 Seat Intake

As per the approval of the NCTE, the intake capacity of each institution will be displayed against each institute. However, the decision regarding the additional intake of 50 seats in respect of the District Institute of Education and Training, Jhargram will be notified after the declaration of the official authority.

As per last year information, the intake capacity of each institution is given below:

For Government/ Govt. Spon./ Govt. Aided Institute
WB D.El.Ed Seats Available in Government Institute
IntakeGeneralSC(22%)ST(6%)OBC-A(10%)OBS-B(7%)PH(3%)Deputed In-Service TeacherEx-Service TeachersVocational
For Private/ Self-Financed Institute
IntakeGeneralSC(22%)ST(6%)OBC-A(10%)OBS-B(7%)PH(3%)Management QuotaVocational

The above-given information is as per last year and will be updated when the official authority releases the seat matrix for the year 2021-22.

WB D.El.Ed 2021 Application Form

WB D.EI.Ed 2021 application form for session 2021-22 will be made available in the last week of July 2021 by the West Bengal Board of Primary Education. Candidates can apply for the same through online mode only. All the information related to WB DEIEd 2021 registration is given below:
  • Candidates are advised to check their eligibility before applying for the exam.
  • The application form will be available on the official website of the WBBPE (wbbprimaryeducation.org).
  • No other mode of application, except online, will be accepted by the authority.
  • WB D.EI.Ed application form the last date is in June 2021.

How to Fill WB D.EI.Ed 2021 Application Form?

The following are the steps that the candidates can follow for filling the West Bengal D.El.Ed 2021 online application form:

  • Step 1: Visit the official website of WBBPE for registration.
  • Step 2: Click on the "Apply Now" button that appears on the website page.
  • Step 3: The application form page will open, here candidates have to fill in all required information in the application form very carefully.
  • Step 4: After filling in all the details mark the declaration and click on the "Submit" button.
  • Step 5: Pay the requisite application fee to complete the registration process.
  • Step 6: After the registration process is complete, candidates can take the printout of the duly filled application form for future reference.

WB D.EI.Ed 2021 Application Fee

Candidates have to log in at the Application Portal and follow the instructions thereafter, for making online payment of the application fee. Check the WB D.EI.Ed exam fee structure is given below as per different categories:

WB DEIEd Exam Fee
General/OBC categoriesRs. 100/-
SC/ST/PH categoriesRs. 50/-
Vocational Category seats, In-Service & Ex-Serviceman categoriesRs. 100/-
NOTE: The above-given fee is as per last year. The correct fee will be as updated as soon as the official authority will announce it.

WB D.El.Ed 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should check the WB D.El.Ed 2021 Eligibility criteria before proceeding with the registration process. Candidates must ensure that they fulfill the required eligibility criteria. Only eligible candidates will be considered for the examination. Any candidate found to be ineligible at any stage will be disqualified from the whole admission process. The eligibility criteria for West Bengal Diploma in Elementry Education Exam 2021 is given below in detail:

Nationality: Candidates should be Indian citizens.
Age Limit
  • The upper age limit is 35 years for the general category and SC/ST/PH category is 40 years.
  • Whereas, for OBC-A & OBC-B category, candidates should not be above 38 years of age.
    • Note 1: This upper age limit is not applicable for the in-service teachers, appointed before 03 September 2001.
    • Note 2: Ex-Serviceman candidates will get the benefit of age relaxation as per rules.
    • Note 3: Applicants who possess SC/ST/OBC-A and OBC-B category certificates issued by the competent authority of other states, shall be given the benefits/concession at par with General (Unreserved) category candidates.
Qualification Required
  • Candidates should have passed (10+2) H.S or equivalent examination from any recognized Board/Council/University and score a minimum of 50% aggregate marks/aggregate of the best five. 
  • The relaxation of 5% marks will be provided to those candidates who belong to SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B/PH/Ex-Serviceman category.
  • If in case, there are no aggregate marks, 50% / 45% of the total of the best five scores excluding EVS (where it is not an elective subject) will be counted for eligibility.
  • Candidates must have studied and passed at the Higher Secondary level with Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santhali as a compulsory subject and carrying the weightage of 100 marks for admission to Bengali/Hindi/Urdu/Nepali/Santhali medium Institutions (as the case may be).
  • Also, candidates have studied English with 100 marks as the second/other languages. 

WB D.El.Ed 2021 Fee Structure

The Government Institution will decide their course fee as per the existing fees-structure of the West Bengal Board of Primary Education. However, the course fee for the Un-aided Self-financed Non-Government Institutions will be Rs.12,000/- (Rupees twelve thousand) only per quarter in addition to Rs. 1,000/- (Rupees one thousand) only per month as Hostel Fees.

WB D.El.Ed 2021 Highlights

Exam Name

West Bengal Diploma in Elementary Education 2021

Conducting Body
West Bengal Board of Primary Education
Courses offered
WB D.El.Ed Official website

About West Bengal Board of Primary Education

The West Bengal Board of Primary Education is the state government-administered autonomous authority for overseeing primary education in West Bengal, India. The board conducts an entrance exam to offer teaching posts in various educational institutes of the state in India. Along with exams the board also helps in the growth and development of the individual by providing various opportunities in the field of education.

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WB D.EL.ED Important Dates

Form Date31 Jul - 28 Aug 2021
Result23 Sep 2021 (Tentative)

West Bengal Diploma in Elementary Education Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:

2 hours

Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:



Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

31 Jul 2021

Form End Date:

28 Aug 2021

The last date to submit the form was on 28 Aug 2021
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