JELET 2024: Final Answer Key, Cutoff, Registration, Exam Date, Question Paper

JELET: About Exam

For admission to second year (3rd semester) of four - year Bachelor's degree courses in Engineering, Technology or Pharmacy (excluding Architecture) in universities, government colleges, as well as at self - financing Engineering and Technological institutes in the state of West Bengal, the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) will conduct the OMR - based Common Entrance Test (JELET - 2024) and provide counselling.

 

Overview of West Bengal Joint Entrance Lateral Engineering Test (JELET) :

What is the Full Form of JELET?

West Bengal Joint Entrance Lateral Engineering Test

JELET Exam Conducted By - West Bengal Joint Entrance Lateral Engineering Test (WB JELET) is conducted by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB). 

Highlights of JELET Examination

West Bengal Joint Entrance Lateral Engineering Test is a state - level aptitude entrance exam for the aspiring students who are seeking admission in  courses in Engineering, Technology, Pharmacy  and others (Lateral Entry) offered by the colleges across West Bengal.

 

About West Bengal Joint Entrance Lateral Engineering Test (JELET) 

The JELET 2024 exam will only be offered in English. There will only be objective - style questions in the paper. The exam will consist of 100 questions in total and candidates will have two hours to finish it. Since JELET 2024 is an offline exam, candidates are requested to thoroughly check the OMR sheet before submitting. Candidates who are appearing for Engineering or Technology diploma courses will be asked 70 standard questions and the remaining 30 will depend on their area of specialty. For the candidates of diploma courses in Pharmacy, all 100 questions will come from the pharmacy department; for B.Sc. students all 100 questions will come from the Mathematics section.

Nationality: Indian

Age :  No Bar though for B.Sc courses the maximum age limit is 27 and for Diploma and Marine Engineering courses the maximum age limit is 25. 

Frequency : Once a Year

Month : June

Mode : Offline/ Pen Paper Mode 

Language : English

 

JELET Exam Pattern 

Number of Sections - 2

  • Category 1
  • Category 2

 

Total Number of Questions - 100 Questions.

Section Wise Question Division : 

  • Category 1 - 80 Questions.
  • Category 2 - 20 Questions.

 

Topic Wise Question Division :

 

Mathematics 

 

  • Category 1 - 30 Questions
  • Category 2 -10 Questions

 

Physics 

 

  • Category 1 - 25 Questions
  • Category 2 - 5 Questions

 

Chemistry 

 

  • Category 1 - 15 Questions
  • Category 2 - 5 Questions

 

Main Paper (Depending on the Course) 

 

  • Category 1 - 10 Questions
  • Category 2 - No  Questions

 

Exam Duration - 2 Hours (11:00 a.m. - 01:00 p.m.)

Total Marks -  120 Marks.

Section Wise Marks Division :

  • Category 1 - 80 Marks. 
  • Category 2 - 40 Marks. 

 

Types of Questions - Multiple Choice Questions.

 

Marking Process of JELET Exam

Category 1 : 

  • Each correct answer consists of 1 mark.
  • It will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • The question is deemed wrong if multiple responses are marked in a single question.
  • No Answer No Marks.

 

Category 2 :

  • Each correct answer consists of 2 marks and it will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • If a wrong answer is selected for a question with multiple options, it will also be considered as an incorrect one even if the other options are correct.
  • Marks will be given according to the formula = 2 * (No of correct alternatives indicated / Total number of actual correct options) for responses that are partially accurate, that is, answers that do not contain any erroneous options picked.
  • It will be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • No Answer No Marks.

 

Score Validity - 1 year.

Official Website - https://wbjeeb.nic.in/

 

JELET Exam 2024 (Tentative) 

It is expected that the JELET 2024 exam will take place in the month of June. It seems likely that in December 2023, the official JELET 2024 exam announcement will be made public. Here are some tentative dates about the upcoming exam :-

 

  • Conducted By - West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board 
  • Notification Release Day - 27th December, 2023
  • Online Application Form -  12th January, 2024
  • Last Date of Submission the Application Form - 27th January, 2024
  • Beginning of Correction of Application Form - 28th January, 2024
  • Last Date of Correction of Application Form - 4th February, 2024
  • Admit Card - 4th June, 2024
  • Exam Date - 14th June, 2024
  • Result Date - 31st July, 2024
  • Beginning of Counselling -  September, 2024

 

What is the Application Fee of West Bengal Joint Entrance Lateral Engineering Test (JELET) Exam ?

For successfully submitting the WB JELET application form, Students have to pay the application fee. The category wise WB JELET application fee is -

  • General Category - INR 500/-
  • Reserved Category -  INR 400/-.

 

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