West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020- Courses, Dates, Selection Process - Final Merit List Out - Counselling Begins on 23rd Nov

Rahul Raj
Rahul RajPublished On: October 22, 2020

Candidates can find all the information related to West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020 here. Check out details of West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020 such as eligibility, important dates, the application process, counselling etc.

SMFWB Paramedical Admission 2020


Oct 21, 2020: The final merit list for the examination is now out and the counselling process has begun. Check the counselling schedule here. Have a look at the official notification regarding the same below. 

WB Paramedical Counselling 2020 - Official Notice

Oct 17, 2020: The State Medical Faculty of West Bengal Entrance Examination has successfully been conducted on 17th Oct 2020 in an online mode. 

Oct 4, 2020: The applications have now been closed on 4th Oct 2020. The session for relevant courses will commence on 28th Dec 2020.

Oct 11, 2020: The online applications for WB Paramedical admissions have begun on 11th Sep 2020. Candidates can find the relevant official notice below. 

WB Paramedical Application 2020 - Official Notice

The registration for Paramedical Courses / Diploma program in West Bengal was expected to begin from 27th May 2020. The admission for paramedical courses in West Bengal depends upon the candidate's marks in the qualifying exam. Depending upon the candidates' scores, the merit list for the West Bengal Paramedical Course will be prepared. In this article, the candidates can find all the information about the enrolling in paramedical courses in West Bengal in both government and private colleges. State Medical Faculty of West Bengal Entrance Examination (SMFWBEE) is the qualifying entrance exam for West Bengal paramedical admissions 2020. The candidates who qualify SMFWBEE 2020 exam will get admission to the various (government and private) Paramedical Colleges in West Bengal.

West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020 Highlights

The major highlights of the West Bengal Paramedical admission 2020 are listed below:-



Exam Name


Conducting Body

State Medical Faculty of West Bengal

Official Website


Application Mode


Total Number of Seats

(In both Government and Private)


West Bengal Paramedical Admission Important Dates 2020

Candidates interested in paramedical admission in West Bengal can make a note of all the important dates. The following are the important dates of West Bengal Paramedical admission 2020.



Commencement of Online Application

11th Sep 2020

Online Application Ends

4th Oct 2020

Admit Card Availability

8th Oct 2020


17th Oct 2020

Result Releases


Final Merit List21st Oct 2020

Counselling Round 1 

23rd to 28th Nov 2020

Seat Allotment Against Round 130th Nov 2020
Fee Payment30th Nov - 3rd Dec 2020
Counselling Round 26th Dec - 8th Dec 2020
Seat Allotment Against Round 29th Dec 2020
Fee Payment9th Dec - 11th Dec 2020
Counselling Round 313th Dec - 15th Dec 2020
Seat Allotment Against Round 316th Dec 2020
Fee Payment16th Dec - 17th Dec 2020
Document Verification21st Dec - 24th Dec 2020
Session Commences28th Dec 2020

Note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the dates of examination and application are under process of rescheduling until further notice. Once the updated dates have been released by the board, the same will be updated here.

Course List for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020

The list of paramedical course offered by SMFWBEE are listed below:-


Course Name


Diploma in Electro Cardiographic Technique (ECG Technician)


Diploma in Diabetes Care Technology (DDCT)


Diploma in Operation Theater Technology (DOTT)


Diploma in Dialysis Technique


Diploma in Critical Care Technology (DCCT)


Diploma in Cath-Lab Technician (DCLT)


Diploma in Perfusion Technology (DPFT)


Diploma in Neuro Electro-Physiology (DNEP)


Diploma in Optometry with Ophthalmic Technique (DOPT)


Diploma in Radiotherapy Technology (DRT Tech)


Diploma in Physiotherapy (DPT)


Diploma in Radiography-Diagnostic (DRD Tech)


Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology (DMLT Tech)

Eligibility Criteria for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020

The eligibility criteria which candidates need to follow in order to secure admissions in the paramedical program in West Bengal are given below:-

  • Candidates must have passed their 10+2 examination or equivalent examination from any recognised Indian university.

  • In 10+2 examination, the candidates must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Biology as their main subjects.

  • The Central State Government or the State Government concerned shall accept the Board of the Qualifying exam.

  • In order to take admission, the candidates should be at least 17 years of age.

Application Process for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020

The application form of SMFWBEE 2020 can only be filled in online mode. In order to fill up the application form, candidates need to visit its official website.

SMFWBEE Flow Chart:-

Registration →Upload Image→Payment→Confirmation

Application Registration:

  • In order to register, the applicant needs to first enter his personal information such as Name, Date of birth, Father's Name and Mother's name. While filling up the application form, the candidates need to be careful because the information entered by the candidates will not be changed or modified under any circumstances. Candidates should also note that the information entered by the candidate should be exactly the same in their mark sheet, certificates, identity card, caste certificate etc.

  • Duplicate registration will be blocked by the system.

  • Candidates are then required to complete various personal details, including Nationality, religion, address, Choice of Examination zone, academic records, etc.

  • After completing the application form, the candidates must choose their password and security question and answer.

  • The candidates will be then able to review the whole application and make modifications as required.

  • After that, the candidates will be asked to submit the application form

  • The application number is then produced and the candidate will then receives a confirmation SMS / email.

  • Candidates must recall their password and security question & answer. The system is automated. If the password is lost, there is no way to recover it.

  • At this point, candidates can log out or continue to take the next step.

Uploading of images:

After filling up the application form, candidates need to upload their latest photograph, signature and caste certificate all in one go. The dimension and size of the image and signature is mentioned below:-





Recent Coloured Photograph

3.5cm x 4.5 cm

10 kb to 100 kb.



3.5cm x 1.5 cm

3 kb to 30 kb

If the photograph specifications do not match, it is not possible to issue the admit card for the candidate.

Payment of Application Fee

After uploading the image and signature, candidates will be automatically redirected to the payment portal

  • The exam fee can be paid through Net Banking / Debit Card / Credit Card or by using the SBI e-challan, automatically download once the same option is selected. After that, the candidates must take the print out of the Challan and deposit the fee in cash in any SBI Branch with Core Banking Services (CBS).

  • Except for the payment mentioned above, there is no other way to pay the application fee. (Application Fee- Rs 500/-).

  • Once the fee is paid, it is not refundable under any circumstance.


When all of the above steps have been successfully completed, candidates will be able to download and print the ' Confirmation Page ' which indicates that the online application for SMFWBEE 2020 has been completed. The application form will not be complete until the confirmation page is generated.

Documents Required for West Bengal Paramedical Application Process 2020

At the time of reporting, the applicants should have two sets of properly approved photocopies of the relevant original certificates/documents/testimonies listed below:

  • Character certificate

  • Migration Certificate

  • Photocopy of the online application form (Two Copies)

  • Allotment letter (Two Copies)

  • Score Card/ Rank Card of the applicant

  • Caste Certificate

  • Two latest photos

  • Certificate of authorisation (if applicants have not been included in the verification centre)

  • Physically Handicapped certificate approved by the recognised Medical Council

Selection Process for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020

The candidates will be chosen based on their marks obtained in the West Bengal paramedical entrance exam. After the selection or publishing of the merit list, if it is found that the candidates have provided incorrect information in the application form, their application for admission will be rejected even if their name appears in the merit list.

Counselling Process for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020

Online counselling will be made available for the various government institutions and medical colleges as per the candidates' ranking in the merit list and the choices that they have filled regarding the availability of seats. Once online counselling has been conducted, candidates can secure their allotted seats by paying the admission fee of Rs 15,000/- through Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card. However in case of Debit Card, the payment of Rs. 15,000/-(is likely to be changed) inclusive of Bank service charges. Once the candidates are accepted to a course in an institute through counselling, they are not allowed to change the course or institution due to any reason.

Examination Centres for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020

The selection of the exam centre shall be dependent on the candidate's preference at the time of filling up the online application form. Nonetheless, the faculty's choice in selecting the examination centre will be final. Under any cases, no proposal to change the assigned examination centre shall be made.

Total Seats for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2020

The total number of seats available in the government paramedical colleges in West Bengal is around 1,178. And as far as private institutions are concerned, the seats are approximately 851. In addition to this, the seats are also reserved for the OBC, SC, ST, & PH candidates as per the government rule.

Top Paramedical Colleges in West Bengal

Students aspiring to pursue a paramedical course in the state can check out the following list of top paramedical colleges in West Bengal. You can fill out the Common Application Form available on our website if you wish to pursue a paramedical course in the state or anywhere in the country.

Name of College

Course Offered

Annual Course Fee

NSHM Knowledge Campus Kolkata

Bachelor of Optometry (B.Optom)


Master of Optometry (M.Optom)


Master of Public Health


Seacom Skills University Birbhum



Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research Kolkata

Diploma in Cath Lab Technician


Diploma in Medical Lab Technology

Diploma in Dialysis Technology

Diploma in Perfusion Technology

Diploma in Radio-Diagnosis Technology

Paramedical College Durgapur

Bachelor of Physiotherapy


Bachelor of Optometry


Bachelor of Medical Lab Technology


Vidyasagar College of Optometry and Vision Science Kolkata

Bachelor of Optometry


Nopany Institute of Healthcare Studies Kolkata

Bachelor of Physiotherapy


Master of Physiotherapy


Pailan College of Management and Technology Kolkata

Bachelor of Optometry


NIMAS Kolkata

Bachelor of Optometry


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