WBJEE 2024 Syllabus for Physics, Chemistry & Mathematics (OUT): Download PDF

West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam 2024 ( WBJEE )

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WBJEE 2024 syllabus has been released online at wbjeeb.nic.in. The detailed subjects, units and topics that need to be studied for the entrance examination are available through the WBJEE syllabus 2024. Candidates are advised to check the official syllabus of WBJEE 2024 before starting their preparation process to become familiar with the topics that have to be studied and well prepared. WBJEE syllabus consists of topics from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. For good preparation, the authorities also advise the candidates to check the WBJEE 2024 exam pattern along with the syllabus. Read to know more about the WBJEE 2024 Syllabus.

Q:   Will the official WBJEE syllabus available on the website?

A:

Yes. The authorities has released the official WBJEE 2024 syllabus online at the official website - wbjeeb.nic.in. The details regarding which subjects, units and topics have to be studied for the examination is now available through the WBJEE syllabus. No other mode has been used to release the syllabus of WBJEE. Candidates are advised to check the syllabus before commencing the exam preparation process. 

 

Q:   Can I leave out some of the topics from the WBJEE syllabus?

A:
During the preparation period, the candidates can refer to the previous years' WBJEE question papers to analyze the important topics and weightage given to each concept and subject. This will allow the candidates to understand which topics are important and cannot be missed out and which topics have higher chances of being left out, and accordingly prepare. However, for higher chances of performing well in the exam and securing good scores, the candidates are advised to follow the official WBJEE syllabus.
 

Q:   Shall I prepare any other topics apart from those mentioned in the WBJEE syllabus?

A:
WBJEE syllabus cover more or less all the concepts in Physics Chemistry and Mathematics that have to be studied for the entrance examination. However, if possible, the candidates can prepare a few extra topics to have a higher understanding of the concepts and subjects. The authorities will prepare the question paper based on the syllabus of WBJEE. Most importantly, the candidates are advised to not stress too much and focus on the prescribed syllabus provided by the exam authorities.
 

WBJEE 2024 Syllabus

Candidates can check the WBJEE syllabus 2024 from the tables given below. The subjects and topics to be studied for the exam can be checked through the syllabus of WBJEE 2024. All candidates are advised to prepare for the examination through the syllabus so that they have a higher chance of performing well in the exam.

WBJEE 2024 Syllabus - Physics

Topics

Physical World, Measurements, Units & dimensions

Kinematics

Laws of Motion

Gravitation

Friction

Surface tension

Bulk properties of matter

Viscosity

Kinetic theory of gases

Thermodynamics

Current Electricity

Oscillations & Waves

Electrostatics

Magnetic effect of current

Electromagnetic induction & alternating current

Magnetics

Electromagnetic waves

Nuclear Physics

Solid State Electronics

Optics I (Ray optics)

Optics II (Wave Optics)

WBJEE 2024 Syllabus - Chemistry

Topics

Atomic Structure

The Periodic Table and Chemical Families

Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry

Coordination Compounds

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

Solid State

Liquid State

Gaseous State

Chemical Energetics and Chemical Dynamics

Physical Chemistry of Solutions

Ionic and Redox Equilibria

Hydrogen

Chemistry of Non-Metallic Elements and their Compounds

Chemistry of Metals

Chemistry in Industry

Polymers

Surface Chemistry

Chemistry of Carbon Compounds

Environmental Chemistry

Compounds

Alcohols

Aromatic Compounds

Application Oriented chemistry

Principles of Qualitative Analysis

WBJEE 2024 Syllabus - Mathematics

Topics

Algebra

Logarithms

Complex Numbers

Quadratic Equations

Matrices

Permutation and combination:

Principle of mathematical induction

Binomial theorem

Sets, Relations and Mappings

Statistics and Probability

Trigonometry

Two dimensions Coordinate geometry

Three dimensions Co-ordinate geometry

Vectors

Differential Equations

Integral calculus

Differential calculus

For the detailed WBJEE 2024 syllabus - Click Here

Q:   What is the syllabus of the WBJEE?

A:
Detailed syllabus for WBJEE Mathematics - Algebra- A. P, G. P, H, P, Logarithms, complex numbers, polynomial equations, permutation combination, principle of mathematical induction, binomial theorem, Matrices, Sets relations and mappings, Statistics and Probability Trigonometry Co-ordinate geometry of two dimensions Co-ordinate geometry of three- dimensions Calculus - differential calculus, Rolle's theorem, Lagrange's Mean value theorem, Integral calculus, differential Equation, application of calculus, Vectors. Physics Physical World, Measurements, Units and Dimensions Kinematics Laws of Motion of centre of mass, Friction Gravitation Bulk properties of matter Viscosity Thermodynamics Kinetic theory of gases Oscillations and wave Electrostatics Current electricity Magnetic effect of current Magnetics Electromagnetic induction Electromagnetic waves Optics 1 Optics 2 ( wave Optics ) Particle and wave nature of light Atomic physics Nuclear physics Solid state electronics Photodiode, zener diode Chemistry Atoms, molecules and chemical arithmetic Atomic structure Radioactivity and nuclear chemistry Periodic table and chemical families Chemical bonding and molecular structure Coordination compounds Solid state, liquid state, gaseous state Chemical energetics and chemical dynamics Chemical equilibria Physical Chemistry of solutions Ionic and redox equilibria Hydrogen Chemistry of non-metallic elements and their compounds Chemistry of metals Polymers Surface Chemistry Environmental Chemistry of carbon compounds Aromatic compounds Applied oriented Chemistry Biomolecules For a detailed syllabus kindly visit wbjeeb.nic.in. Then click on the information bulletin.

Q:   Are the topics of WBJEE syllabus similar to that of the 10+2 board exams, or those taught during the engineering classes?

A:

Yes. The topics of WBJEE will be similar to that of the Class 12th board exams and they also deal with the basic as well as extensive concepts of the subjects or sections from which the questions will appear. However, some of the topics are also from 11th standard. Candidates are advised to check the WBJEE syllabus available online carefully. While preparing for the examination, the candidates are advised to refer to their board examination books and materials.

 

Q:   What is the level of the syllabus of WBJEE?

A:
In terms of difficulty level, the WBJEE syllabus can be considered to be moderate to tough. The syllabus will be similar to the topics and units studied for the 11th and 12th standard examinations. The main subjects in the WBJEE syllabus are Physics Chemistry and Mathematics. While preparing for the examination, the candidates are advised to check the syllabus and refer to their board exam books. Additional books can also be checked to have a higher understanding of the topics and syllabus.
 

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Important Topics in WBJEE 2024 Syllabus

Candidates can check the subject-wise important topics in the WBJEE syllabus from the tables given below. The weightage can be checked to determine the important topics and accordingly prepare for WBJEE. The important topics can be focused on during the preparation process so that the candidates have a higher chance of securing the required scores for admission.

WBJEE Important Topics in Physics

Important topics

Chapter Weightage

Wave Motion

5%

Nuclear Physics

5%

Solids & Semiconductor Devices

5%

Modern Physics – Atomic Models

5%

Laws of Motion

4%

Rotational Motion

4%

WBJEE Important Topics in Chemistry

Important Topics

Chapter Weightage

p- Block Elements

6%

Redox Reactions

5%

Ionic Equilibrium

4%

Chemical Equilibrium

4%

Coordination Compounds

4%

Carboxylic Acids & Derivatives

4%

Alcohol Phenol Ether

4%

Chemical Thermodynamics

4%

WBJEE Important Topics in Mathematics

Important Topics

Chapter Weightage

Vectors

7%

Probability

7%

3-D Geometry

6%

Matrices & Determinants

5%

Limits

5%

Indefinite Integration

5%

Sets, Relation & Functions

5%

Definite Integration

5%

Theory of Equations

4%

Permutation & Combination

4%

Complex Numbers

4%

Q:   Which are the important topics in WBJEE Physics section?

A:

While preparing for the WBJEE Physics section, the candidates can focus on certain topics that are likely to have a higher weightage in the question paper. Some of the important WBJEE Physics topics and their corresponding weightage are given below.

  • Wave Motion (5 percent)
  • Nuclear Physics (5 percent)
  • Solids & Semiconductor Devices (5 percent)
  • Modern Physics (5 percent)
  • Atomic Models (5 percent)
  • Laws of Motion (4 percent)
  • Rotational Motion (4 percent).
 

Q:   Which are the WBJEE Mathematics important topics?

A:

Candidates are advised to check the detailed WBJEE Mathematics syllabus to prepare the examination. However, there are certain topics that are likely to hold more weightage as per the previous years' papers. By studying these topics, the candidates may raise their chances of securing good scores. Some of the important WBJEE Mathematics topics are:

  • Vectors (7 percent)
  • Probability (7 percent)
  • 3D Geometry (6 percent)
  • Matrices & Determinants (5 percent)
  • Limits (5 percent)
  • Indefinite Integration (5 percent)
  • Sets Relation & Functions (5 percent)
  • Definite Integration (5 percent)
  • Theory of Equations (4 percent)
  • Permutation & Combination (4 percent)
  • Complex Numbers (4 percent)
 

Q:   Which topics are important in WBJEE Chemistry section?

A:

While preparing for the WBJEE Chemistry section, the candidates are advised to check the important topics. By revising the important topics, the candidates may raise their chances of performing well in the entrance examination. Some of the important topics in the WBJEE Chemistry section are:

  • p- Block Elements (6 percent)
  • Redox Reactions (5 percent)
  • Ionic Equilibrium (4 percent)
  • Chemical Equilibrium (4 percent)
  • Coordination Compounds (4 percent),
  • Carboxylic Acids & Derivatives (4 percent)
  • Alcohol Phenol Ether (4 percent )
  • Chemical Thermodynamics (4 percent)
 

Best Books for WBJEE 2024

The list of best books for WBJEE 2024 has been given below:

Subjects Name of the Books
Physics
  • NCERT Physics for class X & XII
  • The Concept of Physics by H.C. Verma
  • Understanding Physics series by D.C. Pandey
  • Concepts of Competition Physics for CBSE PMT by Agarwal
Chemistry
  • NCERT Chemistry for class X & XII
  • Physical Chemistry by O.P Tandon
  • Inorganic Chemistry by O.P Tandon
  • Concepts of Organic Chemistry by O.P Tandon
  • Organic Chemistry by Arihant
  • Organic Chemistry by Morrison & Boyd
Mathematics
  • NCERT Maths for class X & XII
  • Mathematics by R.S. Aggarwal
  • Objective Mathematics by R.D. Sharma

Q:   What are the best books for WBJEE?

A:

While preparing for WBJEE, the candidates are advised to check the best books and reference materials to have a higher chance of performing well. Some of the best recommended books for WBJEE preparation are:

  • Physics - NCERT Physics for class X & XII Concept of Physics by H. C. Verma, Understanding Physics series by D. C. Pandey and Concepts of Competition Physics for CBSE PMT by Agarwal.
  • Chemistry - NCERT Chemistry for class X & XII Physical Chemistry by O. P Tandon, Inorganic Chemistry by O. P Tandon, Concepts of Organic Chemistry by O. P Tandon, Organic Chemistry by Arihant and Organic Chemistry by Morrison & Boyd.
  • Mathematics - NCERT Maths for class X & XII Mathematics by R. S. Aggarwal and Objective Mathematics by R. D. Sharma.
 

Q:   Has the WBJEE 2024 syllabus revised?

A:

No. As of yet, the authorities have not announced any information regarding the revision of WBJEE 2024 syllabus. It is likely that the subjects and topics to be studied for the examination will remain the same as the previous year's WBJEE syllabus. The official WBJEE 2024 syllabus will be released online at wbjeeb.nic.in. To perform well in the examination, the candidates are advised to check and follow the official WBJEE syllabus. 

 

Q:   Do I have to prepare aptitude and logical reasoning questions for WBJEE?

A:

No. The candidates will not be required to prepare aptitude and logical reasoning questions for WBJEE 2024. The topics of Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics are included in the WBJEE 2024 syllabus. No aptitude and logical reasoning questions will be present in the question paper. Therefore, the candidates will not be required to study the aptitude and logical reasoning questions. Candidates are advised to focus on the official WBJEE syllabus while preparing for the examination.

 

WBJEE 2024 Exam Pattern

Along with the syllabus, the candidates are advised to check the official WBJEE 2024 exam pattern to be well-prepared for the entrance examination. Knowing the exam pattern beforehand will allow the candidates to be familiar with how WBJEE 2024 will be conducted, and have higher chances of performing well.

Particulars Details
Mode Offline (pen-and-paper-based test)
Duration 4 Hours
Medium of Exam English and Bengali
Sections Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
Total Number of Questions 155 Questions
Total Marks 200 Marks
Marking Scheme

Category 1 - Each correct answer will be awarded one mark.

Category 2 - For every correct response, two marks will be given by the candidates.

Negative Marking

Category 1 - Incorrect response will yield a loss of ¼ mark

Category 2 - For each incorrect answer, ½ mark will be deducted.

Category 3 - There is no negative marking.

Q:   What are the sections in the WBJEE exam?

A:

WBJEE question paper will consist of two sections - Paper 1 (Mathematics) and Paper 2 (Physics and Chemistry). While Paper 1 will consist of 75 questions, Paper 2 will have 80 questions. All questions will be multiple-choice in nature. The duration of each paper will be 2 hours. To qualify the entrance examination, the candidates will have to attempt both sections. The detailed WBJEE exam pattern will be released online at wbjeeb.nic.in.

Q:   Is WBJEE exam pattern essential for preparation?

A:

Yes. The candidates are advised to check the official WBJEE exam pattern before commencing their preparation process. By knowing the exam pattern beforehand, the candidates will be able to know and understand how the authorities will conduct the examination. Through the exam pattern, the candidates will also be familiar with the marking scheme and type of questions that are likely to be included in the WBJEE question paper. Along with the exam pattern, the candidates are advised to check the official WBJEE syllabus.

 

Q:   Is there negative marking in WBJEE?

A:

Yes. There is negative marking in WBJEE. The scale of the negative marking depends on the category that the question falls in. Candidates can check the category-wise negative marking of WBJEE below. 

  • Category I - An incorrect response will yield a loss of ¼ mark. For any combination of responses with more than one option, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and will yield -1/4 (25% negative) marks.
  • Category II - An incorrect response will yield -1/2 (25% negative) marks. For any combination of responses with more than one option, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and will yield a -1/2 (25% negative) mark.
  • Category III - There is no negative marking.

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Yes, a valid WBJEE score is accepted for B.Tech admissions at Sister Nivedita University. However, please note that meeting the eligibility criteria and securing a valid score in WBJEE is just part of the process. All shortlisted candidates have to complete the Sister Nivedita University B.Tech admi

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PavanKumar Arji

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Answered a week ago

The table below shows the government Engineering colleges accepting WBJEE score in West Bengal along with their total tuition fees:

Public/Government Colleges

Total Tuition Fee

Jadavpur University Admission

INR 10,000 – INR 1 lakh

MAKAUT Admission

INR 2 lakh

Calcutta University Admission

INR 24,000 – INR 41,000

KGEC - Kalyani Government Engineering College Admission

INR 34,000 – INR 1 lakh

University of Kalyani Admission

INR 1 lakh

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Tasbiya Khan

Contributor-Level 10

Answered a week ago

Hi, there are about 90+ CSE colleges in West Bengal that accept WBJEE score. Some of them are somentioned below along with their total tuition costs:

College NamesTotal Tuition Fee
Jadavpur UniversityINR 21,000
MAKAUTINR 2 lakh
IEM KolkataINR 4 lakh
Narula Institute of TechnologyINR 4 lakh

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Tasbiya Khan

Contributor-Level 10

Answered a week ago

The table below shows the private Engineering colleges accepting WBJEE score in West Bengal along with their total tuition fees:

Private Colleges

Total Tuition Fee

Institute of Engineering and Management Admission

INR 4 lakh

NSHM Institute of Engineering and Technology Admission

INR 4 Lacs – INR 5 lakh

NIT - Narula Institute of Technology Admission

INR 4 lakh

Heritage Institute of Technology Admission

INR 3 Lacs – INR 4 lakh

Techno Main Salt Lake Admission

INR 4 lakh

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Tasbiya Khan

Contributor-Level 10

Answered a week ago

Candidates looking forward to pursuing a BTech course must fulfill the requirements laid down by the colleges. Aspirants who meet the eligibility conditions can apply for the course. Check below the common eligibility criteria for admission to the top WBJEE colleges for BTech in West Bengal:

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Tasbiya Khan

Contributor-Level 10

Answered a week ago

Refer to the table below for a detailed overview of the top BTech colleges in West Bengal accepting WBJEE score along with their average placement package and the prominent recruiters:

College Name

Average Placement Package

Top Recruiters

Jadavpur University Placements

INR 10 LPA

Schrodinger, DE Shaw India, Citi Bank, HSBC, etc.

MAKAUT Placements

INR 4 LPA – INR 5 LPA

Cognizant, Wipro, Infosys, etc.

Institute of Engineering and Management Placements

INR 5 LPA

Bandhan Bank, Pantaloons, Federal Bank, Genpact, etc.

Heritage Institute of Technology Placements

INR 5 LPA

Wipro, TCS, Infosys, Cognizant, IBM, etc.

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Tasbiya Khan

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Answered a week ago

Hi, joining BTech colleges accepting WBJEE in West Bengal can be worthwhile for you. For that, you need to check its ROI. Listed below are some of the colleges along with their total tuition fees and average placement package:

College Name

Total Tuition Fee

Average Placement Package

Jadavpur University BTech

INR 10,000 – INR 1 lakh

INR 10 LPA

MAKAUT BTech

INR 2 lakh

INR 4 LPA – INR 5 LPA

Institute of Engineering and Management BTech

INR 4 lakh

INR 5 LPA

NIT - Narula Institute of Technology BTech

INR 4 lakh

INR 5 LPA

Heritage Institute of Technology BTech

INR 3 Lacs – INR 4 lakh

INR 5 LPA

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Tasbiya Khan

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Answered a week ago

Hi, to determine the No. 1 BTech college accepting WBJEE score in West Bengal, you need to go through its NIRF ranking over the past three years, i.e. from 2021 to 2023:

College Name

NIRF 2021

NIRF 2022

NIRF 2023

Jadavpur University

17

11

10

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Tasbiya Khan

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Answered a week ago

There are about 100+ BTech colleges accepting WBJEE scores in West Bengal. Of these,  77 colleges are privately owned, 24 colleges are owned by public/government organisations, and public-private entities own 1 BTech college. WBJEE is one of the widely accepted entrance exams in top BTech colleges

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Tasbiya Khan

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Answered 3 weeks ago

Yes, WBJEE is indeed sufficient for B.Tech admissions at RCC Institute of Information Technology (RCIIT) in Kolkata. Candidates who secure a rank in the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) are eligible for admission to the B.Tech programs offered by RCIIT. The counseling process is conduc

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Teena Ga

Contributor-Level 6

105 Institutes accepting WBJEE

B.E. in Computer Science and Engineering
  • 4.6

    Placements

    4.8

    Infrastructure

    3.9

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    4.4

    Crowd & Campus Life

    4.7

    Value for Money

    5.0
    (47)
  • |
  • Total Fees: ₹ 20,840
  • |
  • 4 years
  • |
  • Full Time
B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering
  • 3.7

    Placements

    3.4

    Infrastructure

    3.8

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    3.9

    Crowd & Campus Life

    3.7

    Value for Money

    3.8
    (36)
  • |
  • Total Fees: ₹ 1.90 Lakh
  • |
  • 4 years
  • |
  • Full Time
B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering
  • 3.8

    Placements

    4.2

    Infrastructure

    3.3

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    4.2

    Crowd & Campus Life

    3.3

    Value for Money

    4.1
    (161)
  • |
  • Total Fees: ₹ 4.17 Lakh
  • |
  • 4 years
  • |
  • Full Time
B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering
  • 3.8

    Placements

    4.0

    Infrastructure

    4.0

    Faculty & Course Curriculum

    4.0

    Crowd & Campus Life

    4.0

    Value for Money

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  • 4 years
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