About WB JEHOM 2020

The West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEE) is the authority responsible for conducting WB JEHOM 2020. The West Bengal Joint Entrance for Hospitality Management or WB JEHOM is a yearly entrance examination conducted for admission to the undergraduate course of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (HMCT) in the institutions in the state of West Bengal. The application form of WB JEHOM is available from February 13 to 27, 2020. The correction window will open from February 28, 2020 until March 01, 2020. Students will have to fill the application form in online mode. WB JEHOM 2020 entrance exam will be conducted on May 10 in offline mode.  WB JEHOM 2020  offers about 225 seats in the various institutions combined. The colleges accepting admissions through WB JEHOM include NSHM School of Hotel Management, Siliguri Institute of Technology, and Guru Nanak Institute of Hotel Management.

WB JEHOM 2020 Highlights

Full Exam Name West Bengal Joint Entrance for Hospitality Management
Short Exam Name WB JEHOM
Conducting Body West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board
Frequency of Conduct Once a year
Exam Level State Level Exam
Languages English
Mode of Application Online
Mode of Exam Offline
Mode of Counselling Offline
Participating Colleges 2
Exam Duration 1 Hour 30 Minutes
Number of Seats 225 Seats

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WB JEHOM 2020 Important Dates

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Upcoming Dates and Events

13 Feb, 2020 - 27 Feb, 2020

Application | Mode: Online Ongoing

28 Feb, 2020 - 01 Mar, 2020

Application Correction | Mode: Online

06 May, 2020 (Tentative)

Admit Card | Mode: Online

10 May, 2020

Exam | Mode: Offline

05 Jun, 2020 (Tentative)

Result | Mode: Online

WB JEHOM 2020 Eligibility Criteria

WBJEE has set the WB JEHOM eligibility criteria 2020 for the candidates seeking admission to the course. Candidates are required to meet different eligibility criteria for the processes of application and admission. The eligibility criteria of WB JEHOM 2020 have been listed below. 

WB JEHOM eligibility criteria 2020 for Application

  • Candidates must be citizens of India in order to be able to apply.
  • The age of the candidate must be at least 17 years as on December 31, 2020. 

WB JEHOM 2020 eligibility criteria for Admission

  • The candidates must qualify in the entrance examination of WB JEHOM 2020 and secure a rank.
  • Candidates are required to qualify or must have qualified their Class 12 or Higher Secondary exam from a Recognized Board and must have obtained an aggregate of at least 45% in the Class 12 examination.

WB JEHOM 2020 Application Process

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card

The application form of WB JEHOM 2020 is available in online mode from February 13 until February 27, 2020. Candidates can make the necessary changes in the application form from February 28, 2020 until March 01, 2020. Candidates seeking admission to Bachelor of Hotel Management and Catering Technology through WB JEHOM must fill in the WB JEHOM 2020 application form. The various steps to fill in WB JEHOM application form 2020 include:

  • Registration - The first step of the WB JEHOM 2020 application form requires candidates to register themselves by providing personal details and a valid mobile number and email ID. Candidates then need to choose a password and security question/answer and then verify the details provided before clicking on the 'Submit' button. After completion of the registration process candidates will receive an application number on their registered mobile number and email Id. 
  • Filling the Application Form: Candidates will have to use their security question and password to login to the application form of WB JEHOM 2020 and fill in all the details. After filling out the WB JEHOM 2020 application form, candidates can verify and edit details before submitting them. The details once submitted cannot be corrected later.
  • Photograph and Signature: Candidates are then required to upload scanned images of their photograph and signature. The photograph must be recently taken with a light background, good quality, and the candidate's face should cover at least 50% of the area with no dark spectacles or tinted glasses. The digital signature (3 to 30 Kb) and photograph (3 to 1 00 kb) must be in JPG/JPEG format. 
  • Fee payment: The fee for the WB JEHOM application form 2020 is INR 500/- and has to be paid in online mode only either through Net Banking/Credit Card/Debit Card. The application fee of WB JEHOM 2020 will be non-refundable.
  • Confirmation Page: Upon successful completion of the above steps, a confirmation page will be generated. Candidates are required to take a print out of this page and store it for further admission purposes. A duplicate confirmation page (if one looses the original one) can be generated until a specific date assigned by WBJEE upon payment of 500 INR. 

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General, OBC, ST, SC PWD Online Transgender, Male, Female ₹ 500

WB JEHOM 2020 Syllabus

General English

General knowledge

Logical reasoning

Elementary mathematics

WB JEHOM 2020 Preparation Tips

Aspirants can check below the preparation tips for WB JEHOM 2020 to achieve a better result in the entrance examination.

  • For English, candidates can read essays, passages and work on improving their grammar and vocabulary skills through regular practice.
  • Candidates must be fully aware of the current affairs and go through newspapers on a regular basis. A proper general knowledge of India and world facts will help the candidates fare better in the General knowledge section.
  • Candidates must practice basic mathematics up to the Higher Secondary level and refer to WBCHSE syllabus for the same. Aptitude test and reasoning test papers can assist the candidates to prepare for the logic and reasoning section.

WB JEHOM 2020 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of WB JEHOM 2020 for aspirants taking up the exam has been provided below:

Mode of ExaminationOffline (Pen and Paper based)
Duration  of Examination1.5 hours (90 Minutes)
Medium of ExaminationEnglish
Total Questions50
Question TypeObjective/Multiple Choice
Distribution of QuestionsEnglish: 15, General Knowledge: 15, Logical Reasoning: 10, Elementary Mathematics: 10
Total Marks100
Marking SchemeCorrect Answer: +2 marks, Incorrect Answer: -1/2 marks, Unanswered Question: 0 marks
SyllabusStandard Syllabi of Class 11 and Class 12 as prescribed by West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education (WBCHSEC)

WB JEHOM 2020 Admit Card

WBJEE will release the admit card of WB JEHOM 2020 in the online mode on May 06, 2020(tentative). The WB JEHOM 2020 admit card will be released for all the eligible candidates who will successfully submit the application process. 

  • Candidates are required to download and generate a print out of the WB JEHOM admit card 2020. 
  • The admit card of WB JHOM 2020 can be downloaded  in online mode by entering the application number and password. 
  • Candidates will have to carry WB JEHOM 2020 admit card along with them to the examination hall and also keep it safe for counseling purposes. 
  • A duplicate copy of the WB JEHOM admit card 2020, after the examination, if needed in case the original one is lost, can be obtained by issuing a demand draft of INR 500, in favour of 'West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination' payable at Kolkata, but only till 60 days after the declaration of the result.

WB JEHOM 2020 Exam Centers

State City
West Bengal Kolkata

Documents Required at Exam

  • WB JEHOM 2019 admit card
  • Colour photograph as uploaded on online application form
  • Photo ID Card

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WB JEHOM 2020 Result

  • The result of WB JEHOM 2020 will be  declared in the online mode in the form of rank cards which contains candidates' individual scores and rank. 
  • It is important to note that the Board does not release a rank list.
  •  The rank allotment is subjected to cutoff score, which is decided by the conducting authority WBJEE.
  • Candidates can download the WB JEHOM 2020 result  by logging in with their password. 
  • The rank card issued as WB JEHOM result 2020 must be downloaded with a copy of the same as it will be required during counselling procedure and duplicate rank cards cannot be generated until counselling.
  • Duplicate rank cards stating the WB JEHOM 2020 result will be available after counselling process and be obtained by means of a demand draft of 500 INR in favour of 'West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination', payable at Kolkata.

WB JEHOM 2020 Cutoff

The cutoff of WB JEHOM 2020 is not decided beforehand by WBJEE. WB JEHOM cutoff 2020 will be decided only after the declaration of the result. Candidates will know whether they have made to the WB JEHOM 2020 cutoff by means of their individual rank cards issued during the result. The candidates who will make it to the cutoff of WB JEHOM 2020 will have ranks along with scores mentioned in their rank cards while others will just have the scores. The candidates meeting the WB JEHOM 2020 cutoff will be considered qualified, However, merely obtaining the cutoff score does not guarantee admission but just renders the candidates eligible to attend the counselling process.

WB JEHOM 2020 Counselling

Mode of Counselling: Offline

  • The counselling process for WB JEHOM 2020 will be conducted by the counselling authority WBJEE. 
  • WB JEHOM 2020 counselling process will be held offline. 
  • Candidates will be required to physically report to the specified counselling centre according to the allocated time with all the necessary documents as mentioned for WB JEHOM counselling 2020.
  •  The verification of eligibility criteria and the other information provided by the candidate in his/her application form will be done at the time of WB JEHOM 2020 counselling process. 
  • Candidates will be granted admission through counselling of WB JEHOM 2020 solely on the basis of the merit rank obtained in the entrance examination.

WB JEHOM 2020 Counselling Centers

State City
West Bengal Kolkata

Documents Required at Counselling

  • WB JEHOM 2019 counselling application form
  • Bank Draft of 500 INR in favour of 'West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board' payable at Kolkata or Debit/Credit card for online payment of Counselling Fee
  • Admit Card of WB JEHOM 2019
  • Madhyamik or Class 10 certificate
  • Higher Secondary or Class 12 certificate

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Questions related to WB JEHOM

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Which College I would get after clearing JEHOM ?

Tech. India Student Expert 16th May, 2019

Hii,i am here to help you according to your query.Well,for this session, approximately 113 colleges are affiliated to WBJEE. The colleges are segregated under the following categories viz. 

Government Colleges

Private Colleges (Self- financed)

Private Universities (Self-financed)

Minority Institutes

University/University Department

List of College as given below:

-Institute of Hotel Management, Bengaluru

-Institute of Hotel Management, Hajipur

-Institute of Hotel Management, Hyderabad

-Institute of Hotel Management, Jaipur

-Institute of Hotel Management, Kolkata

-Institute of Hotel Management, Lucknow

-Institute of Hotel Management, Mumbai

-Institute of Hotel Management, Shillong

-Institute of Hotel Management, Shimla

-Institute of Hotel Management, Srinagar

-Institute of Hotel Management, Thiruvananthapuram

Hope,this information will helpful for you.Goodluck.


What is the minimum fees from top colleges after getting higher rank in jehom 2019.

Ruchika Chauhan Expert 2nd Aug, 2019


The fee structure varies from college to college. Kindly mention that you are asking about the fee structure of which college so we can help you accordingly.

Good Luck!


I have got netaji subhash college inwbjee in 1st round can i get better college rank in 2nd round?

Zubin Mehta 23rd Jun, 2018

Yes definitely you can get better colleges like Purulia government engineering college  Techno India Salt Lake, government colleges of engineering and Technology. 

However chances good for above college in IT, Production, Civil, Chemical streams. 

If your preference is apart from above streams you nay reserve seats with Netaji subhash engineering college. 


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