WB JECA Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification

WB JECA Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification

WB JECA Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification
WB JECA Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility & Notification
October 1, 2021
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WB JECA stands for West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam for Computer Application.  The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board conducts the WB JECA exam to select eligible candidates for admission.  The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board conducts the entrance exam once a year.  It is a state government body, that conducts joint entrance exams each year.  The examination board conducts exams to offer admission in different courses.  The board conducts exams to offer admission in engineering and other courses in West Bengal.  The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board conducts several exams each year.  The board conducts one of the popular exams of West Bengal.  The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board is a statutory body formed by the state government of West Bengal.

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board conducts the WB JECA exam to offer admission in MCA courses.  The board conducts exams to offer admission to several colleges of West Bengal.  The board conducts the exams on the behalf of the state government of West Bengal.  Thousands of candidates participate in the exams conducted by the board.  The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board conducts different types of entrance exams.  The level of the WB JECA exam is postgraduate.

Established 1962
Type Statutory Body
Headquarters Kolkata, West Bengal, India
Conducting Body WBJEEB

 

Latest News and Updates

  • The online application form for WB JECA was available from 11th May 2021.  The last date to apply for the WB JECA was 25th May 2021.
  • The online application form was available on the official website till 25th May.  The registration process has closed now.
  • The last date to make corrections in the form was 27th May 2021.  The board allowed candidates to make corrections in the form from 26th to 27th May.  After the last date, corrections could not be made in the online application form.
  • The board released the WB JECA admit card on the official website.  The admit card was available from 24th to 28th August.  The last date to download the admit card was 28th August 2021.
  • The admit card was available online.

 

Notification

The board released the notification of the WB JECA exam a few weeks ago. The notification was released before the starting of the online application process. The notification gives information about the exam date. It carries detailed information about the exam and exam date. A notification also carries details about the exam pattern and syllabus. Candidates must check the notification before filling the online application form. The notification carries important guidelines regarding the application form. Candidates must adhere to the guidelines specified by the board. Candidates failing to follow the guidelines will not be able to appear in the entrance exam.

Events Dates
Notification April 2021
Application Form  11th May 2021

Table of Contents

 

WB JECA 2021

WB JECA is a qualifying entrance exam. The entrance exam gives admission to MCA courses. Those who qualify for the exam can take admission. There is no limit to giving this entrance exam. Candidates can give this entrance exam multiple times. If a candidate fails in one attempt, he or she can give it again.  The application form for WB JECA is out on the official website.  The last date to apply for the WB JECA is 25th May.  The board released the exam dates on the official website.  The exam date for WB JECA is 28th August 2021.  The board conducted the exam on 28th August.

The board released the admit card before conducting the exam.  Admit cards were issued to candidates who have successfully completed the registration process.  Candidates who fail to complete the registration would not be able to appear in the exam.  The board released the admit card of the registered candidates on 24th August 2021.  The last date to download the admit card was 28th August 2021.  Admit card is an important document, without admit card candidates cannot appear in the exam.

Application Form release date 11th May 2021
Last date to fill the form 25th May 2021
Last date to submit the fee 25th May 2021
Mode of Exam Offline
Mode of Application form Online
Medium of Language English
Name of the exam WB JECA
Name of the conducting body WBJEEB
Level State
Courses Offered MCA
Admit card release date 24th August 2021
Date of Exam 28th August 2021

 

WB JECA Attempts

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board conducts the WB JECA exam each year.  Candidates can give this exam several times. There is no limit to giving this exam. For example, if a candidate fails in the first attempt he or she can try again. Unsuccessful candidates can give this exam next year. The candidate can appear multiple times. The number of attempts is not specified. The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board conducts the WB JECA exam once a year.

 

Available Seats

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board specifies the total number of seats.  The board releases multiple seats each year to offer admission in MCA courses.  The board reserves the right to increase or decrease the seats. No one can raise an issue regarding the availability of seats.  The board offers admission to candidates who clear the WB JECA exam.  Admission is offered to selected candidates only.  Candidates who fail to clear the exam, cannot take admission in MCA courses.

 

WB JECA Eligibility

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board has specified several eligibility criteria for students. If a candidates want to take admission, he or she must fulfill the eligibility. The board gives no freedom ineligibility. Eligible candidates will be able to take admission. Eligibility plays important role in selection. Those who fail to clear the eligibility cannot take admission. The age of the candidate must be according to the norms specified by the board. Candidates must go through the norms specified by the board before filling the form. Aspiring candidates are advised to check their eligibility before filling the form.

  • Candidates must be a citizen of India.  The candidate must be native to the state of West Bengal. The candidate can be of any age.  The upper and lower age limit is not specified by the board.
  • The candidate must possess a bachelor’s degree of three years with maths as a major subject.  Candidates must have passed 10+2 from a recognized board or school with maths as a major subject.
  • Candidates must hold a degree from a recognized university or institute.
  • The candidate must have scored a minimum of 50% for the general category.
  • The candidate must have scored a minimum of 45% for the reserved category.
  • Candidates must have scored 60% in maths.
  • The UGC recognized degree in BCA, B.Tech, B.E with a minimum of 60%.
  • The UGC recognized degree in B.Sc with a minimum of 60%.
  • Candidates must have scored 60% in maths at 10th level and 10+2 level.

 

WB JECA Application Form

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board released the online application form on the official website.  The board released the application form on 11th May 2021.  The board gave a time of two weeks to complete the registration process.  The last date to apply online for WB JECA was 25th May 2021.  Candidates need to fill the application form within the time limit.  No extra time will be given to complete the registration.  Candidates who complete the registration can proceed with the payment.  Those who fail to complete the registration cannot appear in the exam.  Online registration is compulsory to appear for the exam.  Candidates must check their eligibility before filling the application form. The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board released the online application form.  Offline mode to fill the application form is not available.  Each candidate has to fill the online application form.

 

Online Application Form

  1. Candidates can fill the online application form on the official website.
  2. Candidates must fill in their information carefully.  Information required is the name of the candidate, age of the student, course applying, etc.  Besides this, candidates must submit information like phone number, address, email, etc.
  3. After filling in the form candidates must upload their photo and signature.
  4. After successful completion of the online form, the candidate can proceed with payment.
  5. Candidates can submit fees online. Candidates can choose the mode for submitting the fees.

 

Information Available on the Form

Candidates have to submit certain information in the application form.  Candidates must be careful while submitting the information.  The option for changing the information is not available.  Candidates must enter the true information.    Candidates can make corrections to their forms.  The last date to make corrections in the online form is 27th May 2021. Candidates have to fill in the following details

  1. Name of the candidate
  2. Father’s Name
  3. Mother’s Name
  4. Gender
  5. Category
  6. Nationality
  7. Age of the Candidate
  8. Date of birth
  9. Mobile Number
  10. Email Id
  11. Exam Center
  12. Marks scored in graduation
  13. Previous institute or university
  14. Year of Passing
  15. Photograph
  16. Signature

 

WB JECA Registration Process

The application process started on 11th May 2021. Candidates need to fill the online form.  The application process will be online.  Candidates need to fill the online application form before the last date.  The last date to fill the online application form has been released.  The last date to fill the form is 25th May 2021.  Candidates must fill the online application form before the last date.  There will be more traffic on the last date, the server may work slower than normal.  Late entries will not be entertained by the board.

The board allocates exam center before conducting the exam to each candidate.  Candidates who have completed the registration will get exam center to appear for the exam.  As WB JECA is a state level entrance exam, the exam center will be allocated in the cities of West Bengal.  Aspiring candidates must choose the exam center during the registration.  Candidates are advised to choose the near exam center. Candidates must follow the steps to complete the registration process:

  • Visit the official website
  • Fill in the details like Name, Age, Mobile Number, etc.
  • After that click on Register Button
  • After that click on the Verification button
  • Enter the registered Email and Password
  • Select course to apply
  • After that click on the Application form
  • The application form will open in different parts
  • Fill in personal details, family details, academic details
  • After that submit a photograph and signature
  • Submit and review
  • After that proceed for payment
  • Make payment through net banking or credit card
  • Process is completed

 

WB JECA Important Documents

Candidates need to submit a few documents during the registration.  Candidates must submit the recent photo in the online form.  The signature of the candidate is compulsory for registration.  Candidates need to submit a scanned photo of their left-hand thumb.  All the documents need to be scanned in jpeg format.  Candidates must submit the documents in their respective sizes.  Candidates make sure that the photo is completely visible.  Applications with blur photos will face rejection.  The quality of each document should be good.  The low-quality document will be rejected by the board.

Document Size Format
Signature 3-30 kb JPEG
Photo 10-100 kb JPEG
Thumb Impression 3-30 kb JPEG

 

WB JECA Application Fee

After filling the form, candidates have to submit the online application fee.  The application fee is compulsory for every candidate.  Candidates who fail in submitting the application fee will not be able to appear in the exam.  Candidates can submit the fee online.  Offline mode is not available for fee submission.

Mode of  Submitting fee Online
Application fee for all categories Rs. 500/-

 

Candidates need to be careful while submitting online fees.  If the fee is not submitted candidates will not be able to give the exam.  It will take two or three working days to update the status of the application fee on the application form.  Steps to submit an online application fee are as follow:

  1. Visit the official website
  2. Click on the payment button
  3. After that click on proceed to payment
  4. A new tab will open
  5. Select fee
  6. Enter your application number
  7. Enter your credit/debit card details
  8. Process the payment

 

Form Correction

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board has allowed candidates to correct the application form. Candidates who unwillingly fill in the wrong details can correct it.  Candidates can make corrections to their photos and signature. Aspiring candidates make sure that their photos should be clear. They should also upload the signature in the given format. The signature of the candidate should be visible. Applications with blur photos and signatures will face rejection.

Events Dates
Start date of form correction 26th May 2021
Last date of form correction 27th May 2021

 

WB JECA Exam Pattern

Candidates will get a time of three hours to complete the exam.  The WB JECA exam will have two papers.  The first paper will be held in the morning and the second paper will be held in the afternoon.  In the first paper, candidates will get two hours and in the second paper, candidates will get one hour.  The first paper will be on mathematics.  The first paper will have 100 questions.  The second paper will be of aptitude test.  The second paper will have 50 questions.  Candidates have to appear offline for both exams.  Each candidate will get an OMR sheet to answer the questions.

The question paper will have multiple-choice questions.  Each question will have four options.  Candidates have to choose the right answer among the given options.  There will be negative marking for giving the wrong answers.  Negative marks will be rewarded for giving wrong answers.  Candidates need to be careful before giving the answers.  One wrong answer will cut 0.25 marks.

Medium of Language English
Mode of Exam Offline
Type of Questions Objective/MCQ
Paper 1 Mathematics
Paper 2 Aptitude test
Marking scheme -0.25
Time 3 hours

 

WB JECA Syllabus

Candidates must study the relevant topics. Do not study the topics that are not relevant to the syllabus. By carefully checking the syllabus, candidates will be able to under the nature of questions. It will help them to make a strategy to clear the exam. The syllabus will be the same as that of the previous year.  Candidates must follow the previous year’s syllabus and question papers to score well in the exam.

  • Mathematics – Algebra, Geometry, etc.
  • Aptitude test – Verbal and non-verbal reasoning, problem-solving, etc.
  • Calculus – Limits and Continuity
  • Probability and Statistics

 

To know more about WB JECA exam syllabus click here

 

WB JECA Exam Dates

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board conducted the WB JECA exam on 28th August 2021.  The exam was conducted in two phases.  The first phase of the exam was conducted from 11:00 AM to 1:00 Noon.  The second phase of the exam was conducted on the same day from 2:00 to 3:00 PM.  Aspiring candidates have to appear for both exams.  Candidates failing to appear in any of the phases will face rejection.

Application Process 11th May 2021
Last date to fill the form 25th May 2021
Exam date 28th August 2021

 

To know more about WB JECA exam date click here 

 

WB JECA Admit Card

After the completion of the registration process, the board releases the admit cards of the candidates.  The board releases the admit card on the official website. Candidates will get admit cards online mode. Candidates will get their respective admit cards via email. Admit cards will be available few days before the exam. Admit cards will be available online. There is no other mode to get the admit card.  The board issued admit cards to registered candidates.  The board issued admit card for the WB JECA exam a few days before the conduction of the exam.  The WB JECA exam was conducted on 28th August 2021.  The board released the admit card on 24th August 2021.  The admit card was available for four days from 24th to 28th August on the official website.

To know more about WB JECA admit card click here

 

WB JECA Result

After the conclusion of the entrance exam, the board will release the result of the candidates.  The board will release the result of the candidates on the official website. The board will release the result of each candidate in online mode.  Candidates need to enter their roll number to check the results.  The board will also send the result via email or SMS.  The candidate must fill in the correct details during the registration.

Exam Date 28th August 2021
Declaration of Result To be announced

 

To know more about WB JECA exam result click here

 

WB JECA Counseling

Students who clear the test are called for counseling. A merit list of selected candidates is released on the website. Those who clear the test can take admission. Admission is given to selected candidates. Those who fail in the exam can try next year. There is no limit to giving the exam. Each candidate can give this exam multiple times.

Declaration of Result To be announced
Counseling Date To be announced

 

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q1. Which authority conducts the WB JECA exam?

A.   The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board conducts the WB JECA exam to offer admission to eligible candidates.

 

Q2. In which WB JECA offers admission?

A.    The WB JECA exam is conducted to offer admission to MCA courses.

 

Q3. When was the registration process for WB JECA started?

A.   The registration process started on 11th May 2021.  Candidates need to fill the online application form to register for the exam.

 

Q4. What is the last date to apply for WB JECA?

A.   The last date to apply for WB JECA is 25th May 2021.  Candidates cannot apply after the last date.

 

Q5. Can I make a correction in WB JECA online form?

A.    Yes, candidates can make corrections in the application form.  There is a provision to make corrections in the form.  Candidates can make corrections from 26th to 27th May.  The last date to make a correction is 27th May 2021.

 

Q6. When will the WB JECA admit card released?

A.    The admit card for the entrance exam was released on 24th August 2021.  The admit card was available on the official website from 24th to 28th August 2021.

 

Q7. What is the mode to apply for the WB JECA exam?

A.    Candidates can apply online for the WB JECA exam.  Offline mode is not available to apply for the exam.  Candidates who want to register for the exam must submit the online form.

 

Q8. When will the WB JECA exam be conducted?

A.     The West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board (WB JEEB) conducted the exam on 28th August 2021.

 

Q9. What is the registration fee for WB JECA?

A.   The registration fee is Rs. 500/- for all categories.  A registration fee is compulsory for each candidate.  Without submission of the registration fee candidates cannot appear for the exam.

 

Q10. What will be the mode for the WB JECA exam?

A.     The WB JECA exam will be conducted offline.  Pen and paper will be given to complete the exam.  Candidates will get OMR sheets to answer the questions.

 

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