Joint Entrance Examination for Polytechnic (JEXPO)

Registrations:  May

Joint Entrance Examination for Polytechnic (JEXPO)

Applicants who are looking for a JEXPO exam can fill their application form now. The starting date of the application form was May. The JEXPO entrance exam has been released by the West Bengal State Council of Technical Education. This exam provides admission in various courses such as Architecture, Pharmacy, and Engineering. It is a state-level exam and is conducted every year. After clearing this exam, applicants can get admission into various top private and Government colleges. To get detailed information about this exam such as the Admission process, eligibility criteria, syllabus, exam date, read the below information.

JEXPO Exam Highlights



Exam Name


Full form of JEXPO

Joint Entrance Examination for Polytechnic

Level of the exam

State level

Courses offered

Polytechnic, Engineering, Pharmacy

Conducted by

West Bengal Sate Council of Technical Education

Frequency of the exam

Once in a year

JEXPO Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants should have Indian Citizenship
  • No upper age limit criteria but applicants should be born before or on 1st July 2006
  • Candidates should have passed the high school exam from a recognized board with 35% aggregate marks
  • Applicants must have English, Physics, and Mathematics as mandatory subjects
  • Appearing applicants can also apply for the JEXPO exam

Latest Admission Alert


India’s Leading Research & Innovation Driven Pvt. University. Application invited for UG | PG | Ph.D.


UG, PG | Applications Open

JEXPO Important Dates


Important Dates

Starting date of JEXPO application form


Last date to submit the JEXPO application form


Admit card available from


JEXPO exam date


Declaration of merit list/ result

August or  September 

Starting date of counselling


JEXPO Application Form

Applicants will able to fill their application form by just follow some simple steps:

  • Go to the JEXPO official website and register yourself 
  • Fill the application form with correct details 
  • Upload documents like photographs, signature, etc
  • Pay the application fee
  • Applicants who want to apply for polytechnic can submit their application form through offline mode
  • Don’t forget to take a printout once the application form filled successfully

JEXPO Application Fees

  • The application fee Rupees 450 for all categories
  • For Kanyashree enrollees the application fee will be Rupees 225
  • In any case, the application fee will not be refundable
  • Applicants can pay the application fee only through debit, credit, UPI, or net banking

JEXPO Exam Pattern and Syllabus

Exam Pattern of JEXPO

  • The exam will be conducted through offline mode
  • There are multiple-choice questions available in the exam
  • 2 hours will be the total time duration of the exam
  • For every right answer, 1 mark will be awarded
  • The question paper available in Bengali and English languages
  • 25 questions available from Mathematics, Chemistry, and Physics

Syllabus of JEXPO exam

The JEXPO exam syllabus will be based on high school standards under the West Bengal of secondary education.

Mathematics: Graphs, profit, and ptyy loss, real numbers, coordinate geometry- distance formula, the law of indices, statics, linear simultaneous equations, polynomials, a theorem on areas, area and perimeters of triangles, trigonometric ratios, quadrilateral shaped region, trigonometric identities, theorem related to a circle, a theorem on concurrence, simple interest, etc.

Physical Science: Atomic structure, the behavior of gases, mole concept, sound, power and energy, force and motion, heat, bases and salts, measurement, thermal phenomena, chemical calculations, the periodic table, solution, periodicity properties of elements, organic chemistry, general awareness and many more, etc.

JEXPO Exam Center

  • Purba Bardhaman
  • Howrah
  • South 24/North Parganas
  • Hooghly
  • Kolkata-North, South, Central
  • Murshidabad
  • Paschim Bardhaman
  • Nadia
  • Bankura
  • Birbhum
  • Paschim Medinipur
  • Purulia
  • Purba Medinipur
  • Malda
  • Jhargram
  • Dakshin Dinajpur
  • Uttar Dinajpur
  • Jalpaiguri
  • Darjeeling
  • Coochbehar
  • Alipurduar
  • Kalimpong

JEXPO Exam Admit Card

  • The admit card will be released on the official website 
  • Applicants can download their admit card by entering login details like application ID and password
  • Don’t forget to check information on your admit card and if find any mistake then immediately contact with conducting authority

Result of JEXPO

Once the exam is conducted then the authority will release the WB JEXPO merit list. The result contains total marks and obtained marks by the candidate, candidate’s name, etc. 

The merit list of the JEXPO exam will be based on multiple factors such as difficulty level, the total number of applied candidates, the total number of seats, etc. on the behalf of merit list and obtained rank, applicants can get admission to their selected college through the counseling process.

Counselling Process of JEXPO

In the first week of June,  the counseling process will be started. During the counseling process, applicants will able to get admission to their selected college or Institute. Applicants can check complete information from the JEXPO official website. Applicants need to show their original documents to complete the counseling process. 

Reservation policy for JEXPO

  • For ST category- 06%
  • For the SC category- 22%
  • For PWBD category- 05%
  • For the EWS category- 10%
  • For District Quota- 20%
  • For Tuition Fee Waiver category- 05%
  • For land loser Quota category- 02%
  • For Female Quota in DQ- 25%

Participating Colleges of JEXPO Exam

  • NIT Kolkata – Narula Institute of Technology
  • Techno India University, Kolkata
  • Jnan Chandra Ghosh Polytechnic, Kolkata
  • Institute of Science and Technology, PaschimMedinipur
  • Budge Budge Institute of Technology, Kolkata
  • JIS College of Engineering, Nadia
  • Dr DC ROY Polytechnic Durgapur
  • Bengal College of Polytechnic
  • Elite Polytechnic Institute, Hoogly
  • Siliguri Institute of Technolgy, Darjeeling
  • Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray Polytechnic, Kolkata
  • IMPS Polytechnic College, Jalpaiguri


Ques. What are the courses offered by JEXPO exam?

Ans:- The JEXPO exam conducted by WBSCTE and offers various courses like technology, electronics, and polytechnic.

Ques. Can a candidate get admission in diploma in Pharmacy through the JEXPO exam?

Ans:-No, applicants can only get admission in engineering polytechnic through the JEXPO exam.

Ques. What will the age criteria apply in the JEXPO exam?

Ans:-There are no upper age limit criteria but applicants must have born on or before 1 July 2006

Ques. If applicants have a 33% percentage in their high school can he or they apply for the JEXPO exam?

Ans:-No, applicants should have at least 35% in their high school exam.

Ques. Can a candidate bring a calculator to the examination hall?

Ans:-No, applicants not allowed in the examination hall who have any type of electronic device.

Other Popular IIMs

iim bangalore

IIM Ahmedabad – Indian Institute of Management


IIM Indore – Indian Institute of Management


IIM Calcutta – Indian Institute of Management


IIM Kozhikode – Indian Institute of Management


IIM Udaipur – Indian Institute of Management

Top Colleges Accepting MAT Scores

srmSRM IST Application Open