WBJEE 2020 Exam Pattern

Exam Date : February 2, 2020
Result Date : June 10, 2020

The examination is pen paper-based and there will be multiple choice questions for WBJEE 2020The questions and evaluations are based on Question categories. Questions will be of three categories based on the syllabus as per the following table.

 WBJEE Exam pattern 2020

WBJEE Exam pattern highlights
Subject Question Category 1 Question Category 2 Question Category 3 Total No of Questions Total Marks
Biological Sciences 80x1 marks 25x2 marks 10x2 marks 115 150
Physics 30x1 marks 5x2 marks 5x2 marks 40 50
Chemistry 30x1 marks 5x2 marks 5x2 marks 40 50
Mathematics 50x1 marks 15x2 marks 10x2 marks 75 100

 Question Category 1:

  • Right option yield 1 mark: Only one option is correct. The correct option will yield 1 (one) mark
  • Wrong option yield Negative Marking:  Incorrect option will yield -¼ (negative ¼) marks.
  • Combination of right and wrong: For any combination of more than one option, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and will yield -¼ (negative ¼) marks.

Question Category 2:

  • The correct option yields 2 marks: Only one option is correct. The correct option will yield 2 (two) marks.
  • Negative marking: The incorrect option will yield -½ (negative ½) marks.
  • Combination of answers: For any combination of more than one option, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and will yield -½ (negative ½) marks.

Question Category 3:

  • Marking correct options: One or more options are correct. Marking all correct options only will yield 2 (two) marks.
  • Combination of incorrect answers: For any combination of answers containing one or more incorrect options, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and it will yield zero (0) mark.
  • Partially correct answers: For partially correct answers, i.e. when all correct options are not marked and also no incorrect options are marked, marks awarded = 2 X (no of correct options marked) / (total no of actually correct options).

Note: Candidate should take note that, the above-mentioned dates are tentative and they are therefore subject to change.

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Discussion Forum



Q
Exam pattern for Chemistry

What is the WBJEE exam pattern for Chemistry?

Asked By: Atisha D,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The WBJEE exam pattern for Chemistry is given below:

Subject

Question Category 1

Question Category 2

Question Category 3

Total No of Questions

Marks

Chemistry

30x1 marks

5x2 marks

5x2 marks

40

50



Q
Exam Pattern for Physics

What is the WBJEE exam pattern for Physics?

Asked By: Lita D,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The exam pattern for Physics is given below:

Subject

Question Category 1

Question Category 2

Question Category 3

Total No of Questions

Total Marks

Physics

30 questions x 1 marks

5 questions x 2 marks

5 questions x 2 marks

40

50



Q
WBJEE exam pattern for Biological Science

What is the WBJEE exam pattern for Biological Science?

Asked By: Virudh D,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

The exam pattern for WBJEE for Biological Science is given below:

Subject

Question Category 1

Question Category 2

Question Category 3

Total No of Questions

Total Marks

Biological Sciences

80x1 marks

25x2 marks

10x2 marks

115

150



Q
Scoring pattern for WBJEE

What is the scoring pattern from different questions?

Asked By: Sandeep Madhav,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

Question category 1:

  • Only one option is correct. The correct option will yield 1 (one) mark
  • For an incorrect option will yield -¼ (negative ¼) marks.
  • For any combination of more than one option, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and will yield -¼ (negative ¼) marks

Question category 2:

  • Only one option is correct. A correct option will yield 2 (two) mark.
  • The incorrect option will yield -½ (negative ½) marks.
  • For any combination of more than one option, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and will yield -½ (negative ½) marks

Question category 3:

  • One or more options are correct. Marking all correct options only will yield 2 (two) marks.
  • For any combination of answers containing one or more incorrect options, the said answer will be treated as incorrect and it will yield zero (0) mark.
  • For partially correct answers, i.e. when all correct options are not marked and also no incorrect options is marked, marks awarded = 2 X (no of correct options marked) / (total no of actually correct options)


Q
Exam Pattern

What is the exam pattern of WBJEE?

Asked By: Rohan Nanda,

A
Answer By: GetmyuniEnterprise

WBJEE is an offline exam,

  • It is an objective type questionnaire
  • The candidates have to fill the answers on an OMR sheet
  • There are in total 250 questions: 100 of Mathematics, 75 of Physics and 75 of Chemistry.
  • There is a negative marking of 0.33% of the question’s maximum marks for every wrong answer.


Q
Difficulty level of WBJEE

How difficult is the WBJEE exam? Is it as difficult as a JEE MAINS exam?

Asked By: Rohan H,


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