Organisation : West Bngal Joint Entrance Examinations Board Presidency University Kolkata
Announcement : Presidency University Entrance Test-2015
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Online Registration : http://www.digialm.com/EForms/configuredHtml/1167/2520/Registration.html
Notification : https://www.entrance.net.in/uploads/3232-PU-Admission-Notification-1-2015f(1).pdf
Home Page : http://wbjeeb.in/ or http://www.presiuniv.ac.in/web/admission.php
Presidency University Bachelor Degree Entrance Test (PUBDET) 2015 Merit List : https://www.entrance.net.in/4599.html
Presidency University Kolkata Undergraduate Admission for the academic session 2015–16
The undergraduate admission procedure for the three year B.A./B.Sc. (Honours) Course of Presidency University for the academic session 2015–16 will be conducted by the West Bngal Joint Entrance examinations board (WBJEEB).
Candidates who have passed the Higher Secondary Examination (10+2 system) conducted by the Council of Higher Secondary Education, West Bengal, or an equivalent examination, not before 2014, are eligible to apply. The candidates should have passed any of the aforementioned examinations, with at least five recognised subjects (full marks not less than 100), including English language. For candidates with International ‘A’ level or International Baccalaureate qualifications, at least three subjects at the IGCSE level and three subjects at the ‘A’ level are required, with English in either of the two levels.
Admission Procedure :
Each candidate may apply for a maximum of three Honours subjects, subject to the Eligibility Criteria outlined in Table 1 below. The admission procedure for all subjects, except Hindi (Honours), will follow the schedule as outlined in Table 2. In Group A, applicants for admission to Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Mathematics Honours courses will have to sit for the Common test (PCM) as well as tests for the respective subjects. Applicants for Geology will sit only for the Common test (PCM), while applicants for Geography and Statistics will need to sit only for a subject test. Applicants for the English Honours course will sit for the English–I online test in the slot S2–S4, and an additional written test later (English—2, T2).
Admission forms will be available online from 16 to 26 June 2015.
The Admission test (wherever applicable) will be held on Sunday 12 July 2015, at various locations in West Bengal, Assam and Tripura. The exact locations of centres will be mentioned in the downloadable admit cards.
The final merit list will be prepared on the basis of a combination of the Aggregae marks (of the top four subjects, excluding Environmental Science/Education), obtained at the +2 level examination and the marks obtained in the respective admission tests (except in the case of Hindi). Candidates who have qualified for more than one subject will be allowed to express their choice during the counselling session on the date of admission.
The admission of SC/ST/OBC—A/B candidates will follow the reservation policies of West Bengal State Higher Education Institutions (Reservation in Admission) Act, 2013 and West Bengal State Higher Education Institutions (Reservation in Admission) Rules, 2014.
Table 1: Eligibility Criteria for the Admission Tests
Sl No Department Mode of test Slot allotted Eligibility (Aggregate* and Individual Subject)
1 Bengali Written T2 60% in aggregate and 65% in Bengali
2 Biological Sciences MCQ S1 & S2–S4 75% in aggregate with Physics & Chemistry + (Maths or Stat) + Biology
3 Chemistry MCQ S1 & S2–S4 80% in aggregate (with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) and 80% in Chemistry
4 Economics MCQ S2—S4 . 80% in aggregate and 80% in Maths (not Business Maths), and 70 % in English
5 English Both S2—S4 .& T2 80% (Arts) OR 85% (Sci/Com) in aggregate and 75% English or 65% in Eng–A (WBHS)
6 Geography MCQ S2—S4 . (Group A or B) 75% in aggregate with any 3 of 11 subjects (Phys, Chem, Maths, Bio, Stat, Eco, PolSc, Socio, History, Geography, Geology)
7 Geology MCQ S1 70% in aggregate with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics
8 Hindi —— . —— . 60% in aggregate and 60% in Hindi
9 History Written T1 70% in aggregate
10 Mathematics MCQ S1 & S2–S4 75% in aggregate and 80% in Mathematics
11 Philosophy MCQ S2—S4 . 60% in aggregate and 65% in English
12 Physics MCQ S1 & S2–S4 80% in aggregate and 80% in Phys + Maths combined
13 Political Science Written T3 70% in aggregate
14 Sociology MCQ S2—S4 . 70% in aggregate
15 Statistics MCQ S2—S4 . 75% in aggregate and 80% in Maths or Stat
1. “Aggregate” implies the sum of the marks obtained in the best four subjects at the last exmination,
excluding Environmental Education.
2. MCQ tests will be conducted online using computers. Some MCQ tests may be conducted on OMR if needed.
Candidates may register using this link, post which they will be provided a user-id and password through cell phone and e-mail. This is the first stage of application process. Using these credentials they will have to complete their application on the same link after making due payment through e-challan at any branch of Allahabad Bank or through Debit / Credit Card on or after 19th June, 2015 till 27th June,2015.