WB SET 2024 Application Form: Application Fee & Online Form Link

West Bengal State Eligibility Test 2024 ( WB SET )

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Dewesh Nandan Prasad

Dewesh Nandan PrasadAssociate Senior Executive

Updated on Mar 19, 2024 10:42 IST

WB SET application form 2024 will be released by the West Bengal College Service Commission (WBCSC) soon on the official website. The WB SET application process 2024 will comprise the following stages- registration form, application form, uploading of documents, and payment of fees.

WBCSC invited online applications for the 26th State Eligibility Test (SET) for the posts of Assistant Professor in West Bengal only. Eligible candidates were required to fill out the WB SET online form 2024.

Read further to know about the complete application process for WB SET 2024.

Q:   When will the WB SET application form be released?

A:

The West Bengal College Service Commission (WBCSC) will release the West Bengal State Eligibility Test (WB SET) application form tentatively in August 2024. The candidates will be able to fill out the WB SET applicaton form by following the steps given below:

  • Visit the official website of WB SET exam- wbcsconline.in.
  • Click on the 'Apply Now' tab to begin with your application.
  • Fill in your details in the WB SET application form. Candidates need to enter the exam details, personal details and qualification details.
  • Proceed to upload the scanned photograph and signature. The scanned images need to be uploaded as per the given specifications
  • Now, undertake the final submission of the application form.
  • After final submission, a registration number and password will be generated and sent to your registered mobile number.
  • Pay the WB SET application fee 2024. The application fee can be paid online.
  • Submit and save the confirmation page.

 

 

Q:   When will the WBSET notification be released?

A:

The West Bengal College Service Commission (WBCSC) will release the West Bengal State Eligibility Test (WB SET) for the 26th edition soon on the official website. The WB SET notification PDF will comprise the details like eligibility, syllabus, exam schedule, and more. The candidates will be able to download the WB SET 26th notification from the official website.

 

Q:   How to download the WB SET notification PDF?

A:

The candidates can download the WB SET notification PDF by following the steps given below:

  • Go to the official website 
  • Click on the WB SET notification PDF link on the screen 
  • The WB SET notification PDF will appear on the screen 
  • Download the WB SET notification PDF and save it for later use

The candidates are advised to read the WB SET notification completely to know the exam details like eligibility, pattern, syllabus and more.

 

How to fill WB SET Application Form 2024?

Candidates can fill out the WB SET application form 2024 by following the steps mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website of the WB SET exam- wbcsconline. in.
  • Click on the 'Apply Now' tab to begin with your application.
  • Fill in your details in the WB SET application form. Candidates need to enter the exam details, personal details, and qualification details.
  • Proceed to upload the scanned photograph and signature. The scanned images need to be uploaded as per the given specifications:

Photograph specification

Signature specification

  • The photograph must be a recent passport-size colour picture
  • The size of the file should be more than 5kb and within 30kb.
  • Dimensions 200 x 230 pixels (preferred)
  • Caps, hats and dark glasses are not acceptable. Religious headwear is allowed but it must not cover your face
  • The image file should be in JPG or JPEG format
  • Applicant needs to sign on white paper with Black Ink/Ballpoint pen
  • The size of the file should be more than 5kb and within 30kb.
  • Dimensions 140 x 60 pixels (preferred)
  • The signature should be in running handwriting, not in capital letters
  • The signature file should be in JPG or JPEG format
  • Now, undertake the final submission of the application form.
  • After final submission, a registration number and password will be generated and sent to your registered mobile number.
  • Pay the WB SET application fee for 2024. The application fee can be paid online.
  • Submit and save the confirmation page.

WB SET Application Fee 2024

The WB SET application fee for 2024 is as follows:

Category

WB SET fee

General

INR 1,200

OBC (Non-creamy layer)/ EWS

INR 600

SC/ ST/ PWD/ Transgender

INR 300

Candidates need to pay the WB SET exam fee by credit card/ debit card/ internet banking. The additional processing charges will be applicable as follows:

  • Credit Card: 1.20 percent of the examination fee plus GST
  • Debit Card: Nil
  • Internet Banking: INR 10 per transaction plus GST

Q:   How to make corrections in the WB SET application form?

A:

The WBCSC (West Bengal College Service Commission) allows the candidates to make corrections in the WBSET (West Bengal State Eligibility Test) application form. The steps to make corrections in the WB SET application form is given below:

  1. Visit the official website
  2. Now, click on the "Applicant Login" link on the top right of the homepage.
  3. Login with your credentials such as username and password.
  4. Make the necessary changes in the WB SET Online Application 2024 form correction.
  5. Save and submit the changes made in the application form.
 

Q:   What is the syllabus for WB SET exam?

A:

The candidates who are preparing for the WB SET (West Bengal State Eligibility Test) must go though the syllabus to prepare for the exam correctly. The WB SET Paper 1 syllabus has been given below:

  • Teaching Aptitude
  • Research Aptitude
  • Comprehension 
  • Communication 
  • Mathematical Reasoning and Aptitude
  • Logical Reasoning 
  • Data Interpretation 
  • Information and Communication Technology (ICT)
  • People, Development and Environment 
  • Higher Education System 

Note: The candidates can check the detailed WB SET syllabus for Paper 1 & 2 on the WB SET Sylllabus page.

 

Q:   For how many subjects the WB SET exam is conducted?

A:

The West Bengal College Service Commission (WBCSC) conducts the WB SET (West Bengal State Eligibility Test) for two papers: Paper 1 and Paper 2. The paper 1 is generic in nature and is same for all the candidates who are appearing for the exam. However, the paper 2 is subject specific. A total of 33 subject's xam is take under Paper 2. The candidates have to select the Paper 2 while filling out the WB SET applicatiin form. 

 

WB SET 2023 Exam Dates & Schedule

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of WB SET 2024 exam

DatesUpcoming Exam Dates

Aug '24

WB 26th SET Application

TENTATIVE

WB SET Application 2024: Important Points to Note

  • Before applying online for WB SET 2024, keep the scanned images of your photograph and signature ready.
  • Keep an active e-mail ID and mobile number at your disposal.
  • No changes in the application can be made after the final submission.
  • The application fee once paid is not refundable.
  • If your page shows a “Pending” status even after five days of payment, get in touch with the commission.

 

Q:   How tough is it to crack the WB SET exam?

A:

WB SET is considered one of the most prestigious and the toughest state exams. But if you are smart enough to have a good strategy with apt study material you can easily crack it in your first attempt Paper 1 plays a very crucial part in the process of cracking the WB SET exam as it can make your merit or can lower it if not prepared well. Prepare as many previous year questions as you can. Know your syllabus for Paper 2, solve previous year questions and figure out the pattern of questions. To prepare for this exam make sure the basics of your subjects are strong, you have clarity of concepts. Make notes of the topics according to the syllabus issued. If you need guidance for your preparation You can avail yourself of facilities like sessions on paper 1 and paper 2, mock tests, previous year papers discussion, direct interaction with teachers etc. Divide your syllabus into small sections and set a weekly and monthly target for it. Include one previous paper solving per week. Make sure you complete your syllabus and be left with a little time to revise.

 

Q:   Is there any restriction on the number of attempts for the WB SET exam?

A:

No, you can apply and appear for the WB SET exam for any number of times till you attain the desired scores. The WB SET Certificate is valid for a lifetime according to the norms of NCTE. Though, the candidates can take the WB SET exam to upgrade their marks. The guidelines have been given below for the candidates to take the WB SET exam:

  • The candidates must fulfill the educational qualification criteria to take the exam The age of the candidates cannot be less than 18 years There is no upper age limit to take the WB SET exam
  • The candidates can take the WB SET exam as many times as they want as there is no restrictions in taking the exam again
 

Q:   Is it possible to crack WB SET exam in 1 year?

A:

Yes, it is. Even 1 year is more you can crack it in 6 months. You can follow the below strategies to prepare for it. Tips and strategies for WB SET exam It's always a problem for students How to prepare for the WB SET Exam?

So we are going to provide some tips and strategies you should follow for the WB SET exam. Tips to prepare for the WB SET exam.

  • Understand Paper Pattern and Syllabus Before starting your preparation, you must have a clear idea about the syllabus and paper pattern.
  • Analyse the type of questions, marking scheme, cutoff.
  • Also, check the whole syllabus and updates in a particular subject. Updates help you to know recent data and information regarding the subject.
  • Make Time Table Prepare a timetable according to the subject. Mark important topics and divide each topic in smaller units. Decide the time you should give to each unit to complete the syllabus within the duration.
  • Solve as many papers as you can of the previous year. Follow the answer key after the paper to check your performance. Indirectly benefit to increase your speed and time accuracy.
  • Making Notes: Try to make notes while reading, so at the time of the revision, you don't need to study the whole unit. It saves your time. Prepare formula sheets and short tricks to solve the paper quickly and speedily.
  • Revision: Always revise before the exam, so that you can remember whatever you have read and have a look at the notes and tricks you prepared. During revision, you get to know about the topics you least prepared. 

We hope the above information will be helpful to you for the preparation of your WB SET examination.

 

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The WB SET (West Bengal State Eligibility Test) final answer key will be released along with the release of the WB SET results on the official website. The steps to download the WB SET final answer key are given below:

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The candidates can download the WB SET (West Bengal State Eligibility Test) provisional answer key by followin the steps given below:

  • Go to the official website 
  • Click on the WB SET provisional answer key link 
  • The WB SET provisional answer key will appear on the screen 
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The West Bengal College Service Commission (WBCSC) will release the WB SET (West Bengal State Eligibility Test) provisional answer key soon after the conduction of the WB 26th SET exam. The candidates will be given opportunity to raise objections against the provisional answer key, if tey find any d

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The WB SET (West Bengal State Eligibility Test) cut off is based on many factors. Some of the factors that affects the WB SET cut off marks are given below:

  • Subject wise difficulty level
  • Number of applicants
  • Number of applicants for a particular subject
  • Preparation level of the candidates, etc.

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The candidates need to qualify for both papers that are paper 1 and paper 2 in order to be eligible to qualify for the WB SET exam. The candidates have to score a minimum of 40 per cent marks (Unreserved category) and 35 per cent of marks to qualify for the WB SET exam. However, among the candidates

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There is no provision for re-evaluation/re-checking of WB SET result. The official notification reads, No correspondence in this regard shall be entertained. The candidates can only raise objections against the provisional answer key. Based on the objections raised by the candidates the final answer

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The WB SET (West Bengal State Eligibility Test) result is released by the West Bengal College Service Commission (WBCSC). The steps to download the WB SET result are given below:

  • Go to the official website 
  • Click on the WB SET result link
  • WB SET login page will appear on the screen 
  • Fill out the login c

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The WB SET cut off marks is released by the West Bengal College Service Commission (WBCSC) on the official in the form of a PDF. The steps to download the WB SET cut off marks are given below:

  • Go to the official website 
  • Click on the WB SET cut off link 
  • The WB SET cut off PDF will appear on the screen

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The WB SET (West Bengal State Eligibility Test) cut off is released by the West bengal College Service Commission (WBCSC) on its official website along with the release of the WB SET results. The WB SET cut off is released category wise in the form of a PDF. The candidates can easily access the WB S

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