West Bengal Joint Entrance for Lateral Entry

Exam Date: 26 Sep 2020 (Tentative)

Pen & Paper Mode

Exam Date: 26 Sep 2020

WBJEE JELET Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 500
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB)
  • Courses:B.Tech (Lat), BE (LAT)
  • Streams:Engineering

WBJEE JELET 2020 (Postponed) : Exam Pattern, Admit Card, Result

Updated On - September 16 2020 by Akriti Maurya

WBJEE JELET 2020 exam date has been postponed due to COVID-19 Pnademic lockdown situation. West Bengal Joint Entrance for Lateral Entry Test will be conducted by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board at the State Level to provide admission to the candidates in the second year of Bachelor Degree courses (four years) in Technology/ Engineering/ Pharmacy in Universities, Colleges of West Bengal state. The candidates must go through the complete article to know more about WBJEE JELET exam 2020 Important Dates, Application Form, Eligibility Criteria, Admit Card, Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Result, Counselling etc.

Latest Update

  • WBJEE JELET 2020 exam date has been postponed by the authority, new date yet to be announced.

WBJEE JELET 2020 Admit Card

Candidates can download their WBJEE JELET Admit Card 2020 soon after its release on the official website of conducting authority. Check all the important details related to admit card:

  • Candidates have to log in with their user ID and Password.
  • Candidates must check every detail mentioned in the admit card carefully.
  • Candidates can generate other copy of admit card if they despatch the admit card.
  • Candidates must take the print out of the admit card for future reference.

WBJEE JELET 2020 Exam Pattern

Must go through given below information of WBJEE JELET 2020 Exam Pattern to know the structure of the question paper:

WBJEEB JELET 2020 Exam Scheme
Exam ModePen and Paper (Offline)
Duration120 Minutes
Type of QuestionMultiple Choice Question (MCQ)
Number of Question100
Total Marks 100
Marking Scheme

+1 Mark for each correct answer

-1/4 marks for the wrong answer

Qualification wise distribution of the number of question:
Qualification ExamTopicNo. of Question
Diploma in Engineering/Technology

Engineering Mathematics

Electrical Technology

Computer Application

Environmental Engineering

Engineering Mechanics

Strength of Materials 







Diploma in Printing Technology

Engineering Mathematics

Electrical Technology

Computer Application

Environmental Engineering

Basic Printing Engineering

Printers Materials Science







Diploma in Agriculture Engineering

Engineering Mathematics

Electrical Technology

Computer Application

Environmental Engineering

Soil and Water

Farm Machinery and Power

Food Processes and Food Harvest Engineering








Diploma in PharmacyPharmacy100

WBJEE JELET 2020 Syllabus

The candidates can check below the WBJEE JELET 2020 Syllabus:

  • For B.S.c candidates – Mathematics pass course syllabus of the University of Calcutta
  • For Diploma Holders in Pharmacy – Diploma level syllabus in Pharmacy as prescribed by the Pharmacy Council of India
  • Common to all Diploma holders in Engineering and Technology

WBJEE JELET 2020 Preparation Tips

The Preparation Tips are listed below by the experts and are targeted for the Candidates planning to look for some guidance and moral support for their preparation which might help them in scoring good in the examination:

  • Candidates are requested to go through the Syllabus first of all the things and before even starting their preparation, they must prepare how to go on with each subject which includes the time distribution, management of resources and various other important factors.
  • Make notes of everything, put tags and sticky notes.
  • Daily revision is an essential aspect as what candidate studied becomes faded which needs to be polished time and again.
  • Make stronger points even better and work on weak points as well.

Download WBJEE JELET 2020 Prospectus Pdf

WBJEE JELET 2020 Result 

Candidates can download their WBJEE JELET Result 2020 on the official website of WBJEE. Check all essential detail concern with JELET scorecard:

  • Candidates have to login into the official website from the registration Id and Password.
  • Candidates have to enter their roll number to open the scorecard 
  • The result contains the score that the candidate score in the examination with rank.
  • Candidates are advised to take the print out copy of the result.
  • If candidates have any problem with the result, they can contact the authority by visiting or through the helpline number.

WBJEE JELET 2020 Counselling

The details about WBJEE JELET 2020 Counselling are provided in this section given below:
  • The candidates qualifying the written test will go for Counselling.
  • The candidates will be allotted seats based on the rank they will get in the exam, the course is chosen by the candidate and the total number of available seats
  • At the time of counselling, candidates must carry their original documents and their scanned copy along with the admission letter.
  • Admit Card
  • Original birth certificate
  • 10+2 marks sheet
  • 10+2 passing certificate
  • 10 marks sheet
  • Diploma marks sheet and certificate
  • SC/ST/OBC certificate

WBJEE JELET Reservation 2020

The candidates can check WBJEE JELET 2020 seat reservation criteria below in the given points:

  • For SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B/PwD, applicable Acts/Rules of the Government of West Bengal prevailing at the time of admission will be followed.
  • However, availability of such reserve category seats shall be restricted the candidates domiciled in West Bengal only.
  • For PwD (persons with disability) candidates the horizontal reservation criteria will be applied, the selected candidates will be placed in General/SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B category to which he/she belongs.
  • Before counselling list of reserved seats will be announced by the concerned authority.
  • Candidates claiming reserved seats must submit relevant Certificate issued from either of the competent Authorities as enlisted below.
  • The certificate is to be produced during counselling, admission etc. If the certificate is then found to be invalid, the candidate will lose the opportunity of admission in reserve category.

WBJEE JELET 2020 Exam Centre

Candidates must check the given mentioned list of WBJEE JELET 2020 Exam Centre:

For Diploma in printing Engineering/printing technology and B.Sc Exam Zones:
  • Kolkata-North/Salt Lake 
  • Kolkata-South
For Diploma in Agriculture Engineering and Pharmacy Exam Zone:
  • Durgapur
  • Siliguri
  • Kolkata-North/Salt Lake 
For all other diploma in engineering or technology exam zones:
  • Bankura
  • Asansol
  • Durgapur
  • Burdwan
  • Coochbihar
  • Siliguri
  • Srirampur
  • Howrah
  • Kolkata-Central
  • Kolkata-North/Salt Lake
  • Kolkata-South
  • Malda
  • Kharagpur
  • Haldia
  • Berhampur
  • Kalyani
  • Agartala

WBJEE JELET 2020 Application Form

The candidates must carefully go through this section to know about all the important details regarding the WBJEE JELET Application Form 2020. Also, JELET 2020 Registration form must be filled properly and hence submitted before the last date. Following are the details about WBJEE Joint Entrance for Lateral Entry Test Application Form

  • The online application form filling process is over.
  • Also, applicants must have a mobile number and a unique email id.
  • No changes in the registration details can be made after the submission.
  • Furthermore, no attempt must be made to make a duplicate application.
  • Applicants are advised not to share their application number, password and other important credentials with anyone.
  • Furthermore, a scanned copy of photograph and signature must also be uploaded.
  • Corrections in the application form must be done within the specified time. No corrections will be allowed afterwards.
  • Besides this, candidates must safely keep the confirmation page with them which they will be getting after paying the fees.

WBJEE JELET 2020 Application Fee

The candidates will be required to pay an amount of ₹ 500 as application fee.
Mode of Payment: The candidates can pay the application fee online through either of these following mentioned modes:
  • Credit Card
  • Debit Card
  • Net Banking

WBJEE JELET 2020 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates need to carefully read the details given about WBJEE JELET 2020 Eligibility Criteria. Also, they must make sure that they fill the application form only after ensuring their eligibility for WBJEE 2020. The details about the JELET exam 2020 are as follows:

Eligibility Criteria for application:
  • Applicant must be an Indian citizen.
  • Age Restriction: There is no upper age limit for the Diploma holders in Pharmacy/ Technology/ Engineering. Whereas for the candidates who have done B.Sc, the upper age limit is 27 years as on 31 December 2020 and for Diploma holders in Marine Engineering, it is 25 years as on 31 December 2020.
Eligibility Criteria for admission:
  • For Diploma Holders: Must have done Diploma in the relevant branch having a minimum of 45% marks (40% in case of SC/ ST/ PwD candidates)
  • For B.Sc. candidates: Must have completed their B.Sc degree from any UGC recognized University having a minimum of 45% marks (40% in case of SC/ ST/ PwD candidates). They must have cleared 10+2 with Mathematics subject.
  • Diploma Holders, as well as B.Sc candidates who wish to seek admission into Engineering and Technology Degree course, will also be eligible for First-year Engineering Degree courses in case there is no vacancy for lateral entry at second year having at least 45% marks (40% in case of SC/ ST/ PwD candidates).

Diploma Holders in Pharmacy who wish to seek admission in any Degree course in Pharmacy for admission in First year Degree course in case there is no vacancy for lateral entry at second year.

WBJEE JELET 2020 Highlights

Candidates must check the basic information related to WBJEE JELET Entrance exam 2020 given below:

Exam Name

WBJEE JELET 2020 or West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Joint Entrance for Lateral Entry Test

Conducting Body

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board(WBJEE)


State Level


Lateral Entry of Engineering or Agriculture

JELET Official website


Exam Mode

Offline(Pen and Paper)

Exam Purpose
To offer admission in the second year of Bachelor Degree courses (four years) in Technology/ Engineering/ Pharmacy


The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) was formulated  in the year 1962 by the Government of West Bengal. The motive behind this was to conduct the Joint Entrance Examination for admission to various institutions in West Bengal imparting education in medical, engineering and technological courses. The Board is empowered to conduct common, combined, competitive, entrance examinations for admission to the undergraduate professional and vocational courses in any College or any University in the State of West Bengal.

The Board has been awarded the status of Statutory Body enacted vide "West Bengal Act XIV of 2014" named as "The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board Act, 2014".

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WBJEE JELET Important Dates

Form Date26 Mar - 16 Apr 2020
Application Correction17 Apr - 19 Apr 2020
Exam Date26 Sep 2020 (Tentative)

West Bengal Joint Entrance for Lateral Entry Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:


Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:



Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

26 Mar 2020

Form End Date:

16 Apr 2020

The last date to submit the form was on 16 Apr 2020
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