WBJEE 2018 Syllabus

Dushyant Vanaik updated on : 04 Oct 2017
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Know all about the WBJEE syllabus, subject-wise topics and WBJEE exam pattern right here.

WBJEE Syllabus

WBJEE 2018 Syllabus – The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination (WBJEE) is a state level exam conducted by the West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) every year in the month of April. Students appearing for the exam can seek admission in any engineering college within the state basis the marks scored and rank secured in WBJEE.

WBJEE 2018 Syllabus is prepared by WBJEEB and includes topics and chapters from where questions in the exam will be asked. Students are advised to follow the WBJEE syllabus and devise their preparation plan accordingly. The WBJEE application forms will be released in the month of January 2018, and candidates can fill the same on the official website of WBJEEB. WBJEE 2018 will be conducted on April 22, 2018. Let’s have a look at the detailed WBJEE 2018 syllabus below.

WBJEE 2018 Syllabus

WBJEE 2018 Syllabus for Physics

The syllabus for Physics under WBJEE basically includes topics studied in class XI and class XII. The following table shows the list of all the important topics you need to study.

S. No.

Topics

1

Atomic Physics

2

Bulk properties of matter

3

Current Electricity

4

Electromagnetic induction & alternating current

5

Electromagnetic waves

6

Electrostatics

7

Gravitation

8

Heat & Thermal Physics

9

Kinematics

10

Kinetic theory of gases

11

Laws of motion

12

Magnetic effect of current

13

Magnetics

14

Motion of centre of mass, connected systems, Friction

15

Nuclear Physics

16

Optics I (Ray optics)

17

Optics II (Wave Optics)

18

Oscillations & Waves

19

Particle nature of light & wave-particle dualism

20

Physical World, Measurements, Units & dimensions

21

Solid state Electronics

22

Thermodynamics

23

Work, power, energy

WBJEE 2018 Syllabus for Chemistry

Like Physics, Chemistry also covers topics from Class XI and XII and students must be thorough with these topics in order to score higher in WBJEE 2018.

S. No.

Topics

1

Atoms, Molecules and Chemical Arithmetic

2

Radioactivity and Nuclear Chemistry

3

Atomic Structure

4

The Periodic Table and Chemical Families

5

Coordination Compounds

6

Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure

7

Solid State

8

Gaseous State

9

Chemical Energetics and Chemical Dynamics

10

Liquid State

11

Physical Chemistry of Solutions

12

Hydrogen

13

Chemistry of Non-Metallic Elements and their Compounds

14

Ionic and Redox Equilibria

15

Chemistry of Metals

16

Polymers

17

Surface Chemistry

18

Chemistry in Industry

19

Environmental Chemistry

20

Aliphatic Amines

21

Aliphatic Compounds

22

Haloalkanes and Haloarenes

23

Alcohols

24

Chemistry of Carbon Compounds

25

Ethers

26

Aldehydes and Ketones

27

Carboxylic Acids

28

Application Oriented chemistry

29

Introduction to Bio-Molecules

30

Aromatic Compounds

31

Principles of Qualitative Analysis

WBJEE 2018 Syllabus for Mathematics

As per the WBJEE 2018 Syllabus, Mathematics covers all the important topics from class XI and XII, including differential and integral calculus.

S. No.

Topics

Algebra

1

AP, GP, HP

2

Logarithms

3

Complex Number

4

Quadratic Equations

5

Permutation  and  combination

6

Principle of mathematical induction

7

Binomial theorem (Positive integral index)

8

Matrices

9

Sets, Relations and Mappings

10

Statistics and Probability

Trigonometry

1

Coordinate geometry of two dimensions

2

Co-ordinate geometry of three dimensions

Calculus

1

Differential calculus

2

Application of Calculus


WBJEE 2018 Syllabus: Recommended Books

According to WBJEE 2018 Syllabus, all the topics and important and you need to prepare well. However, there are a plethora of books available and it’s not possible to go through all of them. Hence we have shortlisted some of the best and most recommended books here for each subject.

WBJEE 2018 Physics Books

S. No.

Recommended Books

1

Concepts of Physics by HC Verma

2

Understanding Physics by DC Pandey

3

Physics Problems by IE Irodov

4

NCERT Physics

5

WBJEE Previous Year Papers


WBJEE 2018 Chemistry Books

S. No.

Recommended Books

1

Chemistry by Pradeep

2

Organic Chemistry by OP Tandon

3

XII Chemistry by NCERT

4

WBJEE Previous Year Papers

WBJEE 2018 Mathematics Books

S. No.

Recommended Books

1

Mathematics by RS Agarwal

2

XII Mathematics: NCERT

3

XI Mathematics: NCERT

4

Mathematics by RD Sharma

5

WBJEE Previous Year Papers

WBJEE 2018 Syllabus and Exam Pattern

To get well versed with WBJEE 2018 syllabus, it is important to know the exam pattern for WBJEE as well. The exam will be conducted for a total of 200 marks. Chemistry and Physics section will consist of 40 questions each, for a collective total of 100 marks. Mathematics, on the other hand, is the major section of the exam and will consist of 75 questions. The total duration for WBJEE 2018 will be 4 hours.

Marking Scheme:

Category I - One mark will be awarded for each correct answer, while 0.25 marks will be deducted for an incorrect answer. Questions with more than one answer will be considered wrong and 0.25 marks will be deducted for the same.

Category II - Two marks will be awarded for each correct answer, while 0.25 marks will be deducted for an incorrect answer.

Category III - In this category, more than one answer may or may not be correct. Two marks will be awarded for all the right answers. No marks will be deducted for incorrect answers. For partially correct responses without any incorrect marking, the following formulae will be used to award marks = 2 X (no. of correct responses)/ (total no. of correct options).

MHRD Ranking of Engineering colleges in West Bengal

Colleges / Institutions

MHRD

(2017)

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur (IIT Kharagpur)

Kharagpur
User rating:
4.9/5

"IIT Kharagpur is very good college" 12 Reviews of IIT Kharagpur

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3
Rank unchanged from last year

Jadavpur University

Kolkata / Calcutta
User rating:
5.0/5

"Jadavpur University Review" 6 Reviews of Jadavpur University

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9

Indian Institute of Engineering Science and Technology, Shibpur

Howrah
User rating:
4.5/5

"From a WB state College to INI" 3 Reviews of BECS Howrah

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17
Ranking improved by 3 positions as compared to last year

National Institute of Technology, Durgapur

Durgapur
User rating:
3.0/5

"True facts about NIT Durgapur" 2 Reviews of NIT Durgapur

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55
Ranking declined by 25 positions as compared to last year

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