West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board conducts JECA for admission to Master of Computer Application (MCA) course in various institutions in West Bengal.
Eligibility for WB JECA 2023:
Age: There is no age limit for candidates wishing to appear for WB JECA 2023.
Module 1: Candidate must have passed 3-years Bachelor degree program from UGC recognized University with at least 60% in Honours/Aggregate (45% for SC/ST candidates) or AICTE recognized BCA from any University/Institute along with 60% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates) in Mathematics at the Bachelor’s level.
Candidates have to also secure at least 60% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates) in Secondary and Higher Secondary or equivalent level from recognized Boards with at least 60% marks (45% for SC/ST candidates) in Mathematics at each level.
Module 2: UGC and/or AICTE recognized (as the case may be) Bachelor’s degree of minimum 3-years duration except BBA with Mathematics at 10+2 level or graduate level.
Obtained 50% marks (45% marks for SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B candidates) at graduation level.
Module 3: Graduate or equivalent degree under (10+2+3) pattern in any discipline of a UGC recognized University/Institute or AICTE recognized B.E./B.Tech/BCA of a University/Institute. Candidate must have Mathematics as one of the subjects at each level of education. Candidates have to secure 60% marks (45% marks for SC/ST/OBC- A/OBC-B candidates) at each level education.
Module 4: B.Sc. Honours degree under (10+2+3) pattern in any discipline of a UGC recognized University/Institute with at least 60% marks in Hons./Aggregate (45% marks for SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B candidates) along with at least 55% marks in Mathematics Candidate have to secure at least 60% marks in Secondary and Higher Secondary or equivalent level from recognized Boards with at least 60% marks in Mathematics at each level.
Institutes and their applicable modules are listed below:
Sl. No - Institute - Module
1. JADAVPUR UNIVERSITY - 1
2. VIDYASAGAR UNIVERSITY - 3
3. THE UNIVERSITY OF KALYANI - 3
4. UNIVERSITY OF CALCUTTA - 4
5. UNIVERSITY OF NORTH BENGAL - 2
6. KALYANI GOVT. ENGINEERING COLLEGE - 3
7. TECHNO INDIA UNIVERSITY - 2
8. HALDIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - 2
9. RCC INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - 3
10. JIS COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING - 2
11. TECHNO INDIA, SALTLAKE - 2
12. ASANSOL ENGINEERING COLLEGE - 2
13. B.P. PODDER INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT AND TECHNOLOGY - 2
14. NETAJI SUBHAS ENGINEERING COLLEGE - 2
15. BENGAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - 2
16. PAILAN COLLEGE OF MANAGEMENT & TECHNOLOGY - 2
17. NARULA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - 2
18. HERITAGE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - 2
19. DR. B.C. ROY ENGINEERING COLLEGE - 2
20. BENGAL COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY - 2
21. TECHNO INDIA, HOOGHLY - 2
22. SILIGURI INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - 2
23. ACADEMY OF TECHNOLOGY - 2
24. FUTURE INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING AND MANAGEMENT - 2
25. CALCUTTA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - 2
26. TECHNO INDIA COLLEGE OF TECHNOLOGY, RAJARHAT - 2
27. MEGHNAD SAHA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - 2
28. GURUNANAK INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - 2
29. MCKV INSTITUTE OF ENGINEERING - 2
30. CAMELIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY - 2
31. ST. MARY’S TECHNICAL CAMPUS, KOLKATA - 2
32. SEACOM ENGINEERING COLLEGE - 2
33. INSTITUTE OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY - 2
34. BRAINWARE GROUP OF INSTITUTIONS - 2
35. GREATER KOLKATA COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING & MANAGEMENT - 2
36. REGENT EDUCATION & RESEARCH FOUNDATION GROUP OF INSTITUTIONS - 2
37. BENGAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY OF TECHNOLOGY AND MANAGEMENT - 2
Residential Criteria: For admission to Govt. Engineering / Technology Colleges only , Candidates who have been residents of the State of West Bengal for a minimum period of 10 years or any of their parents who have been permanent residents of West Bengal with a permanent home and address in the state are eligible to apply. Candidates from other states other than West Bengal will be considered for admission to non-government engineering/technology colleges and institutions.
Residential Domicile certificate should be produced by students during counselling in the proforma given in for admission to Govt. Engineering / Technology Colleges only , the candidates must have been residing in the State of West Bengal for a minimum period of 10 (ten) years or any of their parents must be permanent resident of West Bengal having their permanent home address in the State of West Bengal. However, candidates of states other than West Bengal may be considered for admission to non-Govt. Engineering / Technology Colleges/Institutions.
Residential (Domicile) certificate in this regard shall have to be produced during counselling in the proforma given in“Proforma for Residential (Domicile) Certificate” posted at www.wbjeeb.in from any of the Competent Authorities as mentioned below. No separate supporting documents or residential certificate in any other form will be accepted.
i) District Magistrate;
ii)Additional District Magistrate;
iii) Deputy Magistrate & Deputy Collector;
iv) Sub–Divisional Officer;
v) Block Development Officer
vi) Superintendent of Police,
vii) Additional Supdt. of Police;
viii) Sub Divisional Police Officer or Deputy Supdt.of Police,
ix) Commissioner, Additional Commissioner, Joint Commissioner, Deputy Commissioner, Assistant Commissioner of Police Commissionerate
x) Judicial Magistrate of any rank or position in the concerned district or Metropolitan locality or Hon’ble High Court at Calcutta or Hon’ble Supreme Court of India
xi) Commissioner, Additional Commissioner, Joint Commissioner, Assistant Commissioner of Municipal Corporation;
xii) Executive Officer of Municipality;
xiii) Assistant Secretary / equivalent or above in the Secretariat to the Government of West Bengal (including GTA) or Central Government;
xiv) Deputy Director or above in the Directorate to the Government of West Bengal or Central Government.
xv) Heads of the Institutions (located in West Bengal) where the applicants are presently studying or last studied.
WB JECA Registration / Application Form
WB JECA 2023 Application Form / Registration:-
Apply online at website - https://wbjeeb.nic.in
Online Application to start - 4th week of January
WB JECA Exam Dates
WB JECA 2023 Date:- 08.07.2023, Saturday.
WBJECA exam centers:
Examination zone - Zone code
Kolkata – north 811
Kolkata - south 812
Medinipur paschim 831
Medinipur purbo 841
WB JECA Syllabus
WB JECA 2023 Syllabus:
a. Analytical Geometry : Cartesian and polar coordinate; Straight line; Circle; Ellipse; Parabola; Hyperbola; Translation & Rotation of axes.
b. Algebra : Complex number, De Moiver’s theorem, Solution of linear equations, Determinants, Matrices, Summation of signal series, Addition of vectors, Scalar and Vector products, Inequation, Sets and elements, Universal set, Empty set, Subsets, Venn diagram, Union and intersection of sets, Complements, Algebra of sets, Finite sets, Class of sets,Partitions, Cross product, Group, Ring and Field.
c. Calculus: Limit, Continuity, Differentiation; Maxima & minima; Taylor & Maclaruin’s Series: Definite and indefinite integrals, First ana second order differential equation; Functions of several variables; Partial differentiation.
d. Probability & Statistics : Permutation, Combination; Probability; Probability distribution; Mean; Median; Mode; Standard Deviation; Correlation coefficient.
B. Aptitude Test:
b. Problem Solving
c. Quantitative Comparison
d. Discrete Quantitative Analysis
e. Data interpretation.
WB JECA 2023 Paper Pattern:
The test will consist of two papers namely a) Mathematics and b) Aptitude. All questions will be of Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) type, with four answer options. The questions will be in English language only. Number of questions, full Marks and time allotted are as follows.
No. of questions - 100
Full marks - 100
Time - 2 Hrs
No. of questions - 50
Full marks - 50
Time - 2 Hr
a) All questions will have four answer options
b) Only one option is correct.
c) Correct response will yield 1 (one) mark.
d) Incorrect response will yield -1/4 (25% negative) marks.
e) For any combination of response with more than one option, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and will yield -1/4 (25% negative) marks
f) No response will yield zero mark.