WBJEE 2024 Exam Pattern Released: Understanding Question Format, Marking Scheme, and Total Marks


WBJEE 2024 Exam Pattern Revealed: The WBJEEB has posted the WBJEE 2024 exam pattern online. Students can find details in the information bulletin. Understanding the WBJEE 2024 exam pattern is crucial for those preparing for the West Bengal JEE. The pattern includes total marks, marking scheme, exam duration, and more. It is recommended to also review the WBJEE syllabus. With WBJEE 2024 exam dates set for April 28, 2024, candidates should utilize available resources for effective preparation.

WBJEE 2024 Exam Pattern

Mode of WBJEE 2024 ExamOffline Mode (OMR Based Examination)
WBJEE time duration2 Hours for each paper (Total 4 hours)
PapersPaper I – MathematicsPaper II – Physics and Chemistry
Type of QuestionsMultiple Choice Questions (Objective)
Number of QuestionsPhysics – 40 questionsChemistry – 40 questionsMathematics – 75 questions
Category-wise Division of QuestionsMathematics – 50 Questions in Category 1, 15 Questions in Category 2, and 10 Questions in Category 3.Physics and Chemistry – 30 Questions in Category 1, 5 Questions each in Category 2 and 3.
Mode of AnsweringThere will be four alternative answers for each question. The correct response has to be selected by the candidates by darkening the appropriate circle completely with a blue/black ballpoint pen.
WBJEE total marks200 Marks
WBJEE Marking SchemeCategory 1 – Each correct answer will be awarded one mark.Category 2 and 3 – For every correct response, two marks will be given by the candidates.
WBJEE Negative MarkingCategory 1 – Incorrect response will yield a loss of ¼ markCategory 2 – For each incorrect answer, ½ mark will be deducted.Category 3 – There is no negative marking.

WBJEE Exam Pattern 2024 – Division of Questions

Candidates can check the details regarding the division of questions in the WBJEE exam pattern below. Each section will divide the questions into three categories.

  • Category I: Only one answer option is correct
  • Category-II: Only one answer option is correct
  • Category-III: One or more answer options are correct

Pattern of WBJEE Question Paper 2024

SubjectsCategoryTotal No. of QuestionsTotal Marks
No. of questions
MathsCategory I Marks – 15075100
Category II Marks – 215
Category III Marks – 210
PhysicsCategory I Marks – 1304050
Category II Marks – 205
Category III Marks – 205
ChemistryCategory I Marks – 1304050
Category II Marks – 205
Category III Marks – 205

WBJEE 2024 Exam Pattern – Key Features

  • The WBJEE exam will be conducted offline, and candidates will use OMR sheets.
  • Each WBJEE paper will have a duration of 2 hours.
  • The WBJEE 2024 exam paper will categorize questions into three sections, with each category having a different marking scheme.
  • PwD candidates are eligible for an additional 20 minutes in each paper. Candidates must take the exam at the Board’s office in Kolkata.
  • Visually impaired PwD candidates can use a scribe or a writer with lower academic qualifications than the candidate.


The official website has released the WBJEE 2024 exam pattern.

The WBJEE 2024 exam pattern has been released on the official website.

Where can I find the official exam pattern for WBJEE 2k24?

Candidates can check the WBJEE exam pattern for 2k24 in the official information brochure available on wbjeeb.nic.in.

How many sections are there in the WBJEE 2024 exam?

According to the WBJEE 20k4 exam pattern, there will be two papers: Paper I – Mathematics and Paper II – Physics and Chemistry.


What is the total marks for the WBJEE 2024 exam?

As per the exam pattern of WBJEE 2k24, the total marks of the paper is 200 (Maths – 100 marks and Physics & Chemistry- 50+50).


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