JELET 2021: Exam Date, Full Form, Registration, Official Website, Login, Admission, Latest News

If you have pursued a Diploma, B.Sc (Science & Technology) or D.Pharma and are looking forward to joining a reputed college in West Bengal in 2nd year directly, in the courses such as B.Tech, B.E., and B.Pharm, then WBJEE JELET is the correct exam for you. Read about exam pattern, syllabus, eligibility, and registration process below.


What is JELET?

Full form of JELET is Joint Entrance Examination for Lateral Entry. JELET is a State Level Entrance Examination conducted by West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) for admission into Pharmacy/ Engineering/ Technology through Lateral Entry Scheme (2nd Year).

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) is responsible for managing various Entrance Examination and subsequent Admission Procedure in West Bengal.

JELET is a State Level Entrance Examination Conducted every year. JELET 2021 will be conducted offline i.e. Pen & Paper-based Test (PBT). Finally, the admission will be given based on the rank secured in the JELET exam 2021 through Counselling and Seat Allotment Process. Candidates seeking admission into any of the above programs have to take the WBJEE JELET 2021 Exam. After qualifying, they will be able to take admission into the respective course of their choice. The application for the WBJEE JELET Exam can be done online on the official website of WBJEE JELET. Candidates are advised to regularly check the official WBJEE JELET Exam for updates. Interested candidates can find out more information about the WBJEE JELET Exam below.

JELET 2021 Exam highlights are mentioned in the table below.

JELET Exam Highlights
Exam Name Joint Entrance Examination for Lateral Entry
Acronym JELET
Conducting Body West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB)
Level of Exam State Level Exam
Category Undergraduate (Lateral Entry)
Frequency Once a Year
Course Offered Lateral Entry in Engineering (BE), Technology (B.Tech) and Pharmacy (B.Pharm)
Application Fee INR 500
Mode Offline i.e. Pen & Paper-based Test (PBT)
Question Type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ's)/ Objective Type
Duration 2 hours i.e. 120 minutes
Total No. of Questions 100 Questions
Marking Scheme +1 mark for the Correct Answers
Negative Marking -0.25 mark will be deducted for Incorrect Answers
Total Marks 100
Medium English

JELET 2021 Exam Dates

JELET notification is generally released in the month of March, the exam is conducted in the month of July and finally, the results are out in the month of August. The other JELET Important Dates are: (Please note that these dates mentioned for JELET 2021 are tentative and subject to get changed.)


Application Form will be made available on the official website WBJEE JELET 2021.

Candidates who get shortlisted based on qoalifying examination marks will be called for the JELET 2021 counselling process which will begin soon. The exact date is not yet specified but it will be announced soon after the announcements of the merit list.

JELET Exam Date
JELET Event Date(Tentative)
Registration begins Last week of March, 2021
Last date to register Second week of April, 2021
Releasing of Admit Card  First week of July, 2021
JELET Exam Second week of July, 2021
JELET Result To be announced
JELET Counselling To be announced

JELET 2021 Eligibility

WBJEE JELET 2021 is conducted for admission into Engineering and Pharmacy colleges. Thus, JELET 2021 Eligibility Criteria for both the exam varies on the basis of educational ground. Rest all eligibility conditions are the same for the aspirants seeking admission into each course. The eligibility conditions for JELET are:

Educational Qualification

  • Pharmacy: The candidates must have passed Diploma in Pharmacy with minimum 45% marks (40% marks for SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B/PwD) from an AICTE approved Institution.
  • Engineering/ Technology: The candidates must have passed Diploma in Engineering/ Technology with minimum 45% marks (40% marks for SC/ST/OBC-A/OBC-B/PwD) from an AICTE approved Institution.


The candidate must be a resident citizen of India.

Age Limit

Generally, there is No Upper Age Limit for the exam. But for B.Sc. candidates, the Upper Age Limit is 27 years as on 31/12/2021. Similarly, for Diploma in Marine Engineering candidates, the Upper Age Limit is 25 years as on 31/12/2021.

Academic Qualification

Aspirants with B.Sc and BE Degree who are looking for admission in Engineering or Technology course must have passed class XII with mathematics as a subject and also B.Sc or BE with a minimum of 45% marks from UGC recognized university.

Aspirants holding a diploma in Technology, Engineering, or Pharmacy and want to apply for degree course through JELET 2021 Exam must have scored 45% marks from any Polytechnic Institute or Pharmacy College/Institute recognized by AICTE.

JELET Eligibility Criteria for Jadavpur University

The minimum marks required by the candidates is 60% for Jadavpur University. Also, B.Sc candidates are not allowed to appear for Jadavpur University.

JELET 2021 Syllabus

The syllabus will be different for various courses such as Diploma in Engineering/ Technology/ Printing/ Agriculture/ Pharmacy and B.Sc Degree. The JELET 2021 Syllabus will be based on subjects from diploma and class 11th and 12th standard.

Topics: The JELET question paper will comprise of the following topics: Engineering Mathematics, Computer Application, Electrical Technology, Environmental Engineering, Strength of Materials, Engineering Mechanics, Soil and Water, Farm Machinery and Power, Food processes and Food Harvest Engineering, Basic Printing Engineering, Printers’ Material Science, Mathematics, and Pharmacy.

JELET 2021 Registration

The JELET application process is the same for both the courses. The Candidate has to take the following steps while applying for JELET 2021 Exam:

Step 1: Registration: You have to register with your documented name, mobile number, and e-mail ID for the creation of a new account to fill the Application Form. The login credentials will be sent to the registered Mobile Number and Email Id. Use the credentials to login.

Step 2: Filling the Application Form: Fill the Application Form with details such as Personal, Academic, and Contact details as per the government proof.

Step 3: Uploading of Images: Candidates have to upload the scanned images of their photograph, signature and left thumb impression. The photograph should have a clear background and focus on face.

Step 4: Payment of Registration Fee: Use Net Banking/Debit Card/Credit Card to pay the fee, and make sure that you keep the receipt. In case of offline payment, note the receipt number/challan number.

Step 5: Confirmation Page: Once the candidate submits the Application Form a confirmation page with all the details filled on the Application will appear where candidates need to check once again and submit the Application Form.

JELET 2021 Application Form

Registration: JELET 2021 Application Form will be available on the official website. All applicants are advised to enter their complete personal, experience, and academic information.

Registration Fee: All the candidates have to pay a registration fee of INR 500 which can be paid online (Credit Card/ Debit Card/Net Banking) and offline (E-challan in Allahabad Bank).

Applicants are advised to take multiple copies of the JELET 2021 Application Form.

Documents Required to apply for JELET

Upload of Documents: Candidates have to upload the scanned images of the following documents in the below-mentioned format:

Documents required to Apply for JELET
Images Size Dimensions Format
Photograph 10 KB - 100 KB 3.5 cm * 4.5 cm .jpg/ .jpeg
Signature 3 KB - 30 KB 3.5 cm * 1.5 cm .jpg/ .jpeg
Left-Hand Thumb Impression 3 KB - 30 KB 3.5 cm * 1.5 cm .jpg/ .jpeg

JELET 2021 Exam Pattern

JELET 2021 will be conducted offline i.e. Pen & Paper-based Test (PBT). The question paper will contain Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs). The question paper comprises of 100 questions with a total of 100 marks. One mark will be awarded for every correct answer and 0.25 mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer.

The time given to complete the examination will be 2 hours i.e. 120 minutes and the question paper will be in English. All questions have only one correct answer, more than one answer will be considered as an incorrect answer and -1/4 marks will be deducted for it. It is mandatory to attempt all the questions and no marks will be awarded for unanswered questions.

JELET 2021 Exam Pattern
Examination Mode Pen and Paper Based (Offline mode)
Number of Papers 1
Number of Questions 100
Types of Questions Objective Type (MCQs)
Maximum Marks 100
Exam Duration 2 hours (120 minutes)
Language English only
Marking Scheme 1 mark for every right response
Negative Marking 1/4 marks will be deducted for every wrong response

Know more about JELET 2021 Exam Pattern.

JELET 2021 Admit Card

The JELET 2021 Admit Card will be released by the WBJEE Board online for all the aspirants on their official website. Applicants can download the admit card by using login credentials. The Admit Card will contain details of the applicant i.e, name, date of birth, parents name, exam centre, registration number, etc. The candidate will not be allowed to appear at the exam centre other than the allotted centre for him/her/x in their Admit Card.

Note: The candidates are advised to read the instructions on the admit card carefully and follow them during the conduct of the examination.

How to Download JELET 2021 Admit Card?

The following steps to be taken for downloading the JELET 2021 Admit Card:

  • Log in to the official website of West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEE) i.e.

  • Click on the link relevant to 'JELET 2021 Admit Card'.

  • Login with the credential (Registration ID, Username, and Password) provided at the time for registration to the registered email and mobile number.

  • The Admit Card will be displayed on the screen and the candidate must check all the details which are printed on the Admit Card.

  • Save and take a printout of the Admit Card for the future reference (till admission process).

Details on JELET 2021 Admit Card/Hall Ticket

The JELET Admit Card will have the official info on the exam date, venue, and schedule for the candidate. The document will be important for the candidate until the successful completion of admission procedure i.e. till enrollment of candidate in a college. Mentioned below are the details mentioned on the JELET Admit Card

  • Name of candidate
  • Name of candidate's father
  • Roll Number
  • Application Number
  • Date of Birth
  • Category of Candidate
  • Exam Date
  • Exam Venue
  • Reporting time and schedule
  • Instructions to follow during the exam at the venue. 

JELET 2021 Exam Centres

JELET 2021 Exam will be conducted in 13 cities in the state of West Bengal. The candidates may choose up to 2 Exam Centre as there choice of location for JELET 2021. Candidates must make sure that they should be present 1 hour before the prescribed timing for the verification process, latecomers are not allowed to appear for the exam at any circumstance. The list of JELET 2021 Exam Centres are given below:

JELET 2021 Exam Centres
S.No. Exam Centre Cities
1 Agartala
2 Bardhaman
3 Bolpur
4 Durgapur
5 Hoogly
6 Howrah
7 Kolkata- North
8 Kolkata-South
9 Malda
10 Medinipur Paschim
11 Medinipur Purbo
12 Murshidabad
13 Siliguri

Note: No request for change of allocated centre will be entertained under normal circumstance. Any examination zone will be dropped if the adequate number of candidates is not available.

Documents required at the Exam Centre

Candidates must carry valid Photo ID Proof along with the JELET 2021 Admit Card to the Exam Centre without fail. Candidates without the Admit Card will not be allowed to write JELET 2021 Exam.

JELET 2021 Results

West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board (WBJEEB) will declare JELET 2021 Results on their official website i.e, a few weeks after the date of examination. JELET 2021 Results will be released in the form of rank card which contains applicant's rank and score.


The rank will be given for the candidates who appeared in the JELET 2021. This will be the basis of further seat allotment.


The final results will be published in the form of scorecard which contains all the details about the ranks and total score.

How to Download the JELET Result?

The step by step procedure for downloading the JELET 2021 result is:

  • Visit the official website of JELET i.e.
  • Find the relevant link "JELET 2021 Results".
  • Login with the credentials (Registration ID, Username, and Password) provided at the time of registration.
  • The result will appear in the form of scorecard on the screen.
  • The candidates are required to download and take a printout the JELET 2021 Results for future use.

JELET Merit List

The JELET 2021 Merit List will be displayed to all applicants on the West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam Board official website. To check the merit list, applicants have to log in with user name/ID and passcode. There will be 4 different types of JELET 2021 Merit List published by WEBJEEB. They are;

  • Merit list of diploma holders in Printing Technology
  • Merit list of diploma holders in Pharmacy
  • Merit list of diploma holders in Agriculture Engineering
  • Merit list of diploma holders in Engineering and Technology.

JELET 2021 Cut off

The Cutoff for JELET 2021 depends upon a number of factors like

  • The number of students appearing for the exam.
  • The difficulty level of the exam.
  • Previous year trends.
  • The number of seats available. 

The cutoff score will vary from one category to another. Those students who clear the cutoff will get their name featured in JELET 2021 Merit List. The cutoff score will be released online and it will consist of opening and closing ranks of each participating institution for different courses offered.

JELET Cut Off 2021 (Expected)

The expected JELET cut off 2021 for candidates belonging to different categories is mentioned below. The actual cut off percentage might vary from the expected cut off, as the latter is curated based on the previous year cut off trends.

JELET  Cut Off 2021 (Expected)
Category Cut Off Percentage
General 45%
OBC 40%
SC/ST 40%

Colleges Accepting JELET Score

A list of colleges accepting the JELET score is mentioned below. Candidates can view the previous year cutoff trends of various courses offered by these participating institutions to get an idea about the JELET Cut Off 2021.

Colleges accepting JELET score
JIS College of Engineering Narula Institute of Technology
Techno International Guru Nanak Institute of Technology
Asansol College of Engineering Future Institute of Engineering and Management
Siliguri Institute of Engineering Institute of Science and Technology
Ideal Institute of Engineering National Power Training Institute
Saroj Mohan Institute of Technology Kanad Institute of Engineering and Management


The tie-breaking policy followed by the conducting authority when two or more candidates secure the same score is mentioned below.

  • Candidate with less number of wrong answers will be considered.
  • If the tie remains, then the candidates with less number of wrong answers in the Engineering Mechanics and Strength of Materials together will be considered.
  • Candidate with less number of wrong answers in Engineering Mathematics, Electrical Technology, Environmental Engineering, and Computer Application taken together will be considered.
  • If the tie still exists, then the candidate with more number of right answers in Engineering Mathematics, Electrical Technology, Environmental Engineering, and Computer Application taken together will be considered.

JELET 2021 Selection Procedure

The candidates who cleared the written exam cutoff will be called for counseling. In counseling, the documents will be verified and fee payment will be done. After the payment of fees, the allotment of seats will happen. The candidates are required to avail the seat allotment by submitting the fee of admission.

JELET 2021 Counselling

Candidates who have cleared the JELET 2021 are usually called for the JELET 2021 Counselling which will take place after the results are declared. A separate notification regarding the counseling will be published on the official website regarding the counseling. The candidates must be present by him/ herself on the day of counseling, no other person is allowed to appear on behalf of the concerned person. The JELET 2021Counselling process can be extended to two rounds only and only if the seats remain vacant at the colleges. Candidates will have to submit the admission fee and fee of the current semester to avail of the admission within due time. If the candidate fails to do so, his or her admission will get canceled. Also, the candidate will require to go under Document Verification for which you must be prepared.  

Document Verification: The candidates are requested to carry the documents which are necessary for the counseling, which will be verified, and then only will be allowed to attend the counseling process. Candidates have to submit the below-listed documents at the time of counseling:

  • JELET 2021 Rank Card and JELET 2021 Admit Card/ Hall Ticket
  • Statements of Marks and Provisional/ Degree Certificate of the qualifying examination
  • Transfer and Conduct Certificates
  • Class X and XII Marksheets and Certificates
  • Domicile Certificate
  • 6 passport-size photographs
  • Identity Proof (Aadhar Card, Voter ID, Driving License, Passport, PAN Card, etc.)
  • Category Certificate (if applicable)
  • Migration Certificate (if applicable)

How to Prepare for JELET?

The JELET candidate has to solve 100 questions in 120 minutes. Regular practice is required to complete the paper in the given time. For this, the candidate can solve numerous samples and previous year papers.

JELET 2021 Reference Books

Following books can be used for preparation for the JELET 2021:

  • LEET-Lateral Entry Entrance Test for Diploma Holders by G.K.P
  • R.Gupta’s Lateral Entry to Engineering Degree By RPH Editorial Board
  • Guide to LEET (Lateral Entry Engineering Test) by G. K. Publishers
  • LEET (Lateral Engineering Entrance Test) Objective Type by Vaneet Singh and Gurmeet Singh

JELET Previous year Question Paper

Solving the previous year question papers gives a candidate a kind of live experience of the actual Question paper. Also, it helps him/her to analyze the pattern of the paper and the areas in which the candidate is lacking.

JELET Mock Test

The mock tests will help the candidate to analyze his/her speed of doing questions in the exam. Moreover, as a result of solving the mock test, the candidate can become aware of the areas that are taking more time and thus require more practice.

JELET Coaching Centres

The following institutes provide JELET coaching in Kolkata:

  • Erudite Educational Centre
  • Nivt Novel Institute Of Vocational Training
  • P.L. Academy
  • MIES
  • RICE

Courses Offered through JELET

The JELET Exam is mainly conducted for admission into Engineering and Pharmacy Colleges.

Courses Offered through JELET
Stream Course
Engineering BE
Pharmacy B.Pharm

WBJEE JELET Guidelines

Do follow the below instructions for the JELET Exam day. These would be helpful to you.

ID Proof: Candidates will have to produce an original ID proof with JELET 2021 Admit card for verification (For example, employee ID, driving license, passport, pan card, voter ID, Aadhar Card, or valid college ID).

Mandatory Documents: Candidates appearing for JELET 2021 examination must carry the JELET 2021 Admit Card and original valid photo-identity proof to the exam center.

Legitimate Photograph & Signature: Candidates are advised to take a clearly legible, preferably color printout of the admit card on an A4 size paper. The Admit card is valid only if the candidate's photograph and signature images are legitimate and are according to the instructions.

Candidates shouldn't be late: No candidate will be allowed to enter the JELET 2021 examination hall 30 minutes after the commencement of the exam.

Verification of Details: Candidates will be permitted to appear for the examination only after their JELET 2021 credentials are verified by the center officials.

JELET Contact Details

For any queries regarding the JELET exam, please refer to the following information.

Address: West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board, AQ 13/1, Salt Lake City, Sector - V, Kolkata - 700091.

Phone Number: 1800-102-3781 (Toll Free), 033- 23671149/ 23671159/ 23671199.

JELET 2021 News

The admit card of JELET 2021 will be released soon.

Frequently Asked Questions

Lateral entry refers to the direct entry into the second year of the degree course. It is necessary for those candidates to have completed a diploma in their respective domains.

After 3 days of application closure, Correction Window will get open, during that time candidate can rectify mistakes.

No, examination fees will not be refunded under any circumstances.

There is no limit on the number of attempts for the WBJEE JELET Exam. However there is an age limit, candidates must be of 17 years of age to apply for the WBJEE JELET Exam. Candidates should check the eligibility before applying to the WBJEE JELET Exam.

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