Government of West Bengal
Backward Classes Welfare Department
 
 
  Pre-Examination Training for Joint Entrance Examinations (WBJEE/AIEEE/AIPMT)  
 
Backward Classes Welfare Department, Govt. of West Bengal is going to start a one year Pre-examination training for Joint Entrance Examinations (WBJEE /AIEEE /AIPMT) for SC/ST students for the year 2012-2013. Backward Classes Welfare Directorate having its office at 8, Lyons Range, Mitra Buildings (2nd Floor), Kolkata-700001 will implement the programme through the selected agency namely, Guidance Foundation. 16 training centres have been identified in 12 Districts of the State where the benefits of free of cost training with stipend would be extended to 640 SC/ST candidates (SC:ST=11:3). This year the training will be commenced after selection of candidate is over in April.
 
OBJECTIVE:
The main objective of the training course is to provide quality coaching to enable the students to accomplish success in the State as well as All India level Entrance Examinations for pursuing Medical/Engineering courses.
 
SALIENT FEATURES OF THE PROGRAMME
A. About the Course
Duration one year (from April, 2012 to March, 2013)
Time Sunday and Saturday of every week, with total 8 hours training class per week
Stipend @Rs. 100/- per month to be paid by the Agency to the students  attending at least 80 % of the classes in a month only.
Course fee Nil for the trainees, but the Government will pay @ Rs.18000/- per student to the agency.
 
B.Eligibility Criteria for application
1. Applicant must be a permanent resident of West Bengal.
2. He/She must belong to SC or ST Community.
3. His/Her annual family income shall not exceed Rs. 2.0 lakh (Rupees two lakh only).
4. Total marks secured by the candidates in Madhyamik / equivalent examination shall not be less than 60% & 50% in respect of SC & ST respectively.
5. He/She should be a student of Class XII or above of science stream in H.S.
 
C.Procedure for Application
Duly filled in application in the prescribed format, as given below along with the documents like- copy of mark sheet(s), admit card/ birth certificate, SC/ST certificate issued by competent authority, declaration regarding family income by the parent / guardian in the prescribed format and 2 copies of passport sized photograph will be submitted by the applicants to the office of the Project Officer-cum-District Welfare Officer / District Welfare Officer, Backward Classes Welfare of the concerned District or to the respective Centre –in-charge of the Guidance Foundation. The last of submission of application for this year is 30.04.2012.
 
D.Number of candidates to be selected per centre
40 (forty) students per training centre will be selected and overall ratio of SC , ST will be 11:3 in the State. However, the authority reserves the right to change the ratio upon the availability of suitable candidate and SC, ST population ratio of a particular District.
 
E. Selection Procedure
Eligible candidates will be called for an interview by the District Level Selection Committee of the concerned District in this regard. Necessary measures for calling the candidate for interview will be taken by the agency. During interview, the candidates will bring all the original documents- copy of which were submitted along with the application form. Candidates will be selected by the District Level Selection Committee headed by one Additional District Magistrate, mainly based on the merit, performance in the interview, economic status etc. of the candidate.
 
F.Training Centers
Sl.
Centre
Location
Districts
Contact No. of the Centre-in-Charge of the Agency
1 Khatra Khatra Girls’ High School Bankura

80178 40102

2 Bankura Town Bankura Girls’ High School Bankura

80178 40153

3 Manbazar Manbazar Radhamadhab Institution Purulia

80178 40161

4 Purulia Town Chittaranjan Boys’ School Purulia

80178 40211

5 Jhargram Jhargram Kumud Kumari Institution Paschim Medinipur

80178 40212

6 Midnapore Town Keranitola Sri Sri Mohonananda Vidyamandir Paschim Medinipur

80178 40301

7 Bolepur Town Bolpore Nichupatti Nirod Baran Uccha Vidyapith Birbhum

80178 40380

8 Durgapur Town Palashdiha High School Burdwan

80178 40443

9 Bagdah Helencha High School North 24 Parganas

80178 40487

10 Baruipur Madarat Popular Academy South 24 Parganas

80178 40789

11 Coochbehar Town Coochbehar Uccha Balika Vidyalaya Coochbehar

80178 57907

12 Alipurduar Alipurduar Boys High School Jalpaiguri

80178 57908

13 Jalpaiguri Town Jalpaiguri Higher Secondary School Jalpaiguri

80178 57934

14 Siliguri Town Siliguri Boys’ High School Darjeeling

80178 57955

15 Balurghat Town Balurghat High Schools Dakshin Dinajpur

80178 57963

16 Jangipur Guidance Academy, Talai Omarpur Murshidabad

80178 57965

 
G. OTHER IMPORTANT FEATURES OF THE SCHEME
i) The Agency will provide training infrastructure of appropriate standard, resource personnel having requisite educational and professional qualifications.
ii) The Agency will also have to provide class room coaching of weekly 2 (two days) on Saturdays and Sundays for minimum 8(Eight) hours in total and study materials of appropriate standard. Self assessment test, assessment test and mock tests shall also have to be conducted at regular interval.
iii) That the Agency shall provide quality coaching to ensure that 75% of the total candidates become successful. The Agency will and also guarantee coaching of the unsuccessful candidates at free of cost, along with the fresh candidates of new batch so that they are able to succeed.
 
Download Application Form for Free Coaching for Joint Entrance Examinations (WBJEE/AIEEE/AIPMT)-2013
 
 
Copyright © Backward Classes Welfare Department, Government of West Bengal
This website is best viewed in 1024x768 Resolution