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WBJEE 2021 Answer Key: Dates, How to Challenge?

Updated On - September 15 2021 by Anusha Pachauri

WBJEE 2022 Answer Key will be released in August 2022 by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board(WBJEEB). The answer key contains the correct answers to the questions asked in the entrance exam. Candidate can download the answer key of the WBJEE 2022 exam to check their answer and to calculate the marks. By this written test, the admissions will be provided in the UG courses of Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy, and Architecture. Candidate can check the complete article to know more about the WBJEE 2022 answer key.

WBJEE 2022 Answer Key Dates

Following table shows the important dates of WBJEE 2022 Answer Key:

Exam dateJuly 2022
Preliminary Answer KeyJuly 2022
Final answer keyAugust 2022

WBJEE 2022 Answer Key

Check the vital points related to answer key below:

  • The official answer key of WBJEE 2022 has been released by the exam conducting authority.
  • Candidates can also get their response sheet (OMR) through online mode by login from the official website.
  • They can also refer to answer key released by various institutes.
  • With the help of answer key candidates can expect the marks which will score in the final result.
  • Candidates who want to raise objections will have to provide the supporting documents for the answers for which they are objecting.
  • The WBJEE 2022 final answer key will be released after considering the objections.

How to Download WBJEE 2022 Answer Key?

Candidates can refer to the given steps to download WBJEE answer key 2022:

  1. Visit the WBJEE official website.

  2. Click on the WBJEE Exam tab.

  3. After that click on View/challenge answer key.
  4. Login using WBJEE application number and password

  5. WBJEE answer key 2022 will be displayed on the screen

  6. Click on download button

  7. Take a print of the answer key.

How to Challenge WBJEE 2022 Answer Key?

Candidates with any objection in the provisional answer key released by WBJEEB can challenge the answers in a specified format till 19 Feb 2022. For this, candidates have to provide the supporting documents for their challenge of answers. The board will take action regarding the raised objections and will release the final answer key. Steps involved in raising objections against WBJEE answer key 2022 are given below:

  1. Open WBJEE 2022 official portal.

  2. Click on the answer key tab

  3. Login with application number and password

  4. The answer key will  be displayed on the screen

  5. Select challenge answers tab from screen

  6. Select the questions to be challenged

  7. Candidates will have to pay Rs. 500 per response (which is non-refundable).

  8. Upload the supporting documents.

  9. Submit the objection.

Calculation Of Score Using Answer Key

Given below is the section-wise distribution of the Questions along with the different categories in which they are divided:

CategoryNo. of questions in MathematicsNo. of Questions in ChemistryNo. of Questions in Physics
Category 1503030
Category 21555
Category 31055

The overall score depends on the number of correct answers and wrong answers also as there is negative marking in WBJEE Exam:

CategoryCorrect answerIncorrect/multiple answers
Category 1+1-1/4
Category 2+2-1/2
Category 3+2– For partially correct response, 2 x (no. of correct answer marked)/(total no. of the correct answer)

– 0 marks for the combination of both correct and incorrect responses

Candidates can calculate their overall expected score by using a simple formula which is given below:

Total Score= Total marks secured in correct Questions – Total marks deducted in incorrect Questions. 

Salient Features of WBJEE 2022 Answer Key 

Answer Key plays a very important role in determining the score of the candidate. Given below are some crucial points related to the importance of the KTET 2022 Answer key.

  • WBJEE 2022 answer key will help candidates to calculate their score before the result declaration.

  • WBJEEB initially releases the provisional answer key before the announcement of the final answer key.

  • Candidates having any objection regarding answers provided by the WBJEEB board can challenge the answers in online mode.

  • Candidate has to upload the documents supporting their challenge of answer without which the challenge would be canceled.

  • The board after considering all the challenges will release the final answer key.


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