Outcomes of this yr”s West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations (WBJEE) had been introduced on Friday and round 99% of the whole 73,119 candidates secured ranks, an official stated.
Souradeep Das of Ram Krishna Mission, Deoghar secured the primary rank. He’s a resident of Raiganj in North Dinajpur district.
Subham Ghosh of DAV Mannequin Faculty, Durgapur bagged the second rank. Sreemonti Dey of DPS, Ruby Park in Kolkata secured the third rank and topped among the many women.
West Bengal Joint Entrance Board chairman Malayendu Saha stated that as a result of COVID-19 pandemic the outcomes couldn’t be introduced earlier.
The counseling course of will begin on-line subsequent week at a date to be introduced quickly, Mr Saha stated.
WBJEE is the widespread entrance examination for admission to undergraduate programs in engineering and know-how, and pharmacy in universities, authorities schools, and personal institutes within the state.
Saha stated whole 72,298 candidates secured ranks. Of them, 76% are males.
Of the profitable candidates, 71% are from West Bengal, Mr Malayendu Saha stated.
College students securing constructive marks (marks above zero) are given ranks. There may be detrimental marking within the examination for flawed solutions.
There are 34,891 seats within the pharmacy and engineering programs within the state-run and personal instructional establishments in West Bengal, WBJEE chairman Malayendu Saha stated.