West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024: Dates, Courses, Application, Entrance Exam, Counselling

Aman Agarwal

Updated On: April 30, 2024 11:35 pm IST

The West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 important dates are released by the respective exam authorities at their official websites. Admission to paramedical courses in West Bengal is done based on JENPAS UG, SMFWB 2024, and JEMAS PG examinations. Click here to learn more!

SMFWB Paramedical Admission 2024

West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 is conducted for candidates who wish to avail seats across various courses such as BSc Operation Theatre Technology, BSc in Medical Microbiology, Diploma in Dialysis Technique, at the renowned medical institutes in the state of West Bengal. The official dates for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 application form has been published by the respective exam authorities at their respective official websites. Entrance Exams such as JENPAS UG Exam 2024, JEMAS PG 2024, and SMFWB 2024 Exam are conducted for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 in India.

The WB Paramedical Admission 2024 will be conducted in online mode only. The minimum eligibility criteria to participate in the WB Paramedical Admission 2024 is Class 12 qualification in the Science stream with Physics, Chemistry, Biology as compulsory subjects and a 50% marks in aggregate in the qualifying exam. Additionally, candidates who qualify the following state-level entrance exams will be deemed eligible for admission to the various (government and private) Paramedical Colleges in West Bengal . Read the article below to learn in detail about the West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 selection process, eligibility criteria, and important dates.

Also Read: List of Paramedical Exams in India 2024

West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 Highlights

The WB Paramedical Admission 2024 is conducted in online mode. Before discussing in detail, let us take a quick look at the highlights of West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 for the convenience of applicants.



Name of Event

West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024

Admission Mode



State Level

Application Mode


Admission Based On

Entrance Exam Based

Popular Exams


Conducting Body

State Medical Faculty of West Bengal and West Bengal Joint Entrance Exam

Exam Mode

Both Online and Offline

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West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 Important Dates

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 2024.





Commencement of Online Application

Last week of May 2024

March 22, 2024

April 26, 2024

Online Application Ends

Last week of June 2024

April 22, 2024

May 14, 2024

Admit Card Availability

1st week of July 2024

June 20 - 30, 2024

June 21 - 30, 2024

Exam Date

2nd week of July 2024

June 30, 2024

June 30, 2024

Publication of Final Merit List & Rank Card

1st week of August 2024

1st week of August 2024

2nd week of August 2024

Choice filling Session

September 2024

September 2024

September 2024

Candidate Registration, Payment of Counselling Fee/ Locking / Choice Modification

September 2024

September 2024

September 2024

Process of Seat Allotment and Publish of Final Allotment Result

September 2024

September 2024

September 2024

Online Payment of Seat Allotment / Course Fees

September 2024

September 2024

September 2024

Session Commences

October 2024

October 2024

October 2024

Course List for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024

The list of paramedical courses offered by SMFWB, JENPAS UG, and JENPAS PG (JEMAS PG) are listed below:-


SMFWB Course Name

JENPAS UG Course Name

JENPAS PG Course Name


Diploma in Electro Cardiographic Technique (ECG Technician)

BSc Operation Theatre Technology

MSc Nursing


Diploma in Diabetes Care Technology (DDCT)

BSc in Perfusion Technology

Post Basic BSc Nursing


Diploma in Operation Theater Technology (DOTT)

BSc in Medical Microbiology

M.Phil in Clinical Psychology


Diploma in Dialysis Technique

BSc Medical Microbiology

MSc in Medical Laboratory Technology


Diploma in Critical Care Technology (DCCT)

BSc Nursing

MSc in Medical Microbiotechnology


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 2024

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

SMFWB Exam 2024 Eligibility Criteria

The SMFWB eligibility criteria are listed below:

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

  • In the 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.

JENPAS UG Exam 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Check out the JENPAS UG Eligibility Criteria 2024 below:

  • Must have passed higher secondary education from any recognized board/institution

  • Candidate must be from a Science background

  • Physics, Chemistry, and Biology must be the core subjects during the 10+2 level

  • Minimum 50% aggregate marks required during the higher secondary school

  • The minimum age is 17 years as of the application year

JENPAS PG (JEMAS PG) Exam 2024 Eligibility Criteria

Here is the JENPAS PG (JEMAS PG) eligibility criteria:

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree in the same or other relevant subjects

  • It is mandatory to secure at least 55 % aggregate marks in the undergraduate degree

Application Process for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024

The application form for SMFWB 2024 JENPAS UG 2024 and JENPAS PG 2024 are similar. Application Forms can only be filled in online mode. In order to fill up the application form, candidates need to visit the official websites.

Step 1: 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 questions & answers. 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.

Step 2: 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 are 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 to the candidate.

Step 3: 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 printout 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. .
  • Once the fee is paid, it is not refundable under any circumstance.

Step 4: Confirmation

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 is completed successfully. The application form will not be complete until the confirmation page is generated.

Documents Required for West Bengal Paramedical Application Process 2024

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 recognized Medical Council

West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 Exam Fee

The admission fee for the WB Paramedical Admission 2024 are listed below. Candidates can pay the exam fee in both online and offline modes.

Exam Name

Application Fee


INR 500


INR 500


INR 1,000

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West Bengal Paramedical 2024 Exam Pattern

SMFWB, JENPAS UG and JENPAS PG are three of the most popular paramedical entrance exams that enables students to get admission into top paramedical colleges in West Bengal. Candidates willing to appear for any of the aforementioned exams are required to know the pattern of the same. Check out the West Bengal Paramedical 2024 Exam Pattern below:

SMFWB 2024 Exam Pattern

Here is the details about the SMFWB Exam pattern:

Exam mode

Offline Mode (OMR Based)

Total Section

2 Section ( Section A: Physics & Chemistry) (Section B: Biology)

Number of Questions


Type of Questions


Marking Scheme

1 Marks for every right answer (No negative marking)

Marks wise Section division

Section A: 50

Section B: 50

JENPAS UG 2024 Exam Pattern

The JENPAS UG Exam Pattern 2024 is mentioned below

Exam mode

Offline Mode (OMR Based)

Total Section

2 Section

Number of Questions


Type of Questions


Marking Scheme

1 Marks for every right answer (No negative marking)

JENPAS PG 2024 Exam Pattern

Here we have discussed in detail about the JENPAS PG 2024 (JEMAS PG) Exam Pattern for the reference of students.

Exam mode

Offline Mode (OMR Based)

Total Section

2 Section

Number of Questions


Type of Questions


Marking Scheme

1 Mark for every correct answer

Negative marking


West Bengal Paramedical Entrance Exam 2024 Syllabus

Check out the West Bengal Paramedical Entrance Exam Syllabus 2024 here:

SMFWB Syllabus 2024

The syllabus for the SMFWB is structured by the Medical Council of India (MCI) and NTA. All the topics in the different sections mentioned below are derived from the syllabus prescribed by CBSE, COBSE, and NCERT in the classes 11th and 12th. Here is the list of topics in physics, chemistry and biology that one needs to consider for SMFWB:





Laws of Motion, Work, Energy, and Power, Physical-world and measurement, Kinematics, The motion of systems of particles and rigid body, Properties of Bulk Matter, Gravitation, Thermodynamics, The behaviour of Perfect Gas and Kinetic theory, Oscillations and wave

Current Electricity, Electro statistics, Electromagnetic induction and alternating currents, Magnetic effects of Current and Magnetism, Optics, Electromagnetic waves, Dual Nature of Matter and Radiation, Atoms and Nuclei, Electronic Devices


Some basic concepts of Chemistry, Chemical Bonding and Molecular Structure, Classification of Elements and Periodicity in Properties, Solid-state structure of the atom, Thermodynamics, States of Matter: Gasses and liquids, Equilibrium, Hydrogen, Redox reactions, Some p-Block elements, s-Block elements (Alkali and Alkaline earth metals), Hydrocarbons, Organic Chemistry – Some basic principles and techniques, and Environmental chemistry

Electrochemistry, Chemical Kinetics, Surface Chemistry, Solutions, General principles and Processes of Isolation of Elements, Coordination compounds, Haloalkanes and Haloarenes, Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids, Biomolecules, Polymers and Chemistry in everyday life, Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers


Structural Organization – Plants and Animals, Diversity in the Living World, Cell Structure and Function, Human physiology, Plant Physiology

Genetics and Evolution, Biology and Human welfare, Biotechnology and its applications, Ecology and environment, Reproduction

JENPAS UG Syllabus 2024

Here we have mentioned in detail about the JENPAS UG Syllabus 2024 for the reference of students.


  • Relativity
  • Thermodynamics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Atomic
  • Electronics
  • Experimental Physics


  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Ethers
  • Ketones
  • Alcohols
  • Perodicity
  • Structure of Atom


  • Gymnosperm
  • Plant Physiology
  • Ecology
  • Bacteria
  • Viruses
  • Plant Disease
  • Biochemistry

JENPAS PG Syllabus 2024

The JENPAS PG 2024 (JEMAS PG) Syllabus is mentioned below for the reference of students.


  • Atoms
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Molecular Physics
  • Relativity
  • Experimental Physics


  • Hydrogen
  • Ethers
  • Equilibrium
  • Solutions
  • General Chemistry


  • Plant Succession
  • Cell Biology
  • Ecology
  • Algae
  • Fungi
  • Bacteria

West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 Exam Preparation Tips

SMFWB, JENPAS UG, and JEMAS PG are a few of the well-known paramedical entrance tests that most aspirants look to clear in the first attempt with good marks. It can be achieved with the following effective West Bengal Paramedical entrance test preparation tips:

  • Assign a completion goal for every topic in different subject

  • Try to complete the topics in the given amount of time

  • Make sure to keep notes of all the subjects and topics as it will help you in revising the syllabus

  • Keep notes for all the chemical reactions and physics formulas

  • The aspirant should remember the names of all the plants and animals in biology

  • Always try to give one or a minimum of mock tests every month so that you are well aware of your preparation

  • Try solving the previous year's question paper as it will offer practice, as well as confidence Here, is the list of books that one can prefer for better preparations:

  • Physics (Must for AIIMS and Other Medical Entrance Exams)

  • Pradeep’s Objective Physics

  • Dinesh Objective Physics

  • Must for AIIMS and Other Medical Entrance Exams

  • Objective Biology

  • Trueman’s Objective Biology

  • And many more

Selection Process for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024

The candidates will be chosen based on their marks obtained in the West Bengal paramedical entrance exams. 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 2024

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 through Net Banking/ Debit Card/ Credit Card. 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 2024

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. In any cases, no proposal to change the assigned examination centre shall be made.

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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What are the subjects included in WB Paramedical Admission 2024 exam?

The mandatory subjects required to apply for the WB Paramedical Admission 2024 are Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and English.


How many questions are in the SMFWB entrance exam paper?

There are a total of 100 questions among them 50 are assigned from biology and 50 from (physics and chemistry). Each question contains 2 marks and there is no negative marking for wrong answers.


How to apply for SMFWB 2024 Exam?

To apply for the SMFWB Entrance Exam 2024, candidates need to visit the official website. Fill in the required details like the father's name, mother's name and more then submit the application.


When does the West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 application starts?

The West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 application has started from March 22, 2024. The application process is expected to end in May 2024.


What are the top paramedical college in West Bengal?


  • Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology [MAKAUT], Kolkata (formerly known as WBUT)
  • Nil Ratan Sarkar Medical College and Hospital, [NRSMCAH] Kolkata
  • Vidyasagar University, [VU] Midnapore
  • Indian Board of Alternative Medicines, [IBAM] Kolkata
  • Netaji Subhas Open University, [NSOU] West Bengal
  • the University of Burdwan, [UB] Bardhaman
  • Institute of Post Graduate Medical Education And Research, [IOPGMEAR] Kolkata
  • Midnapore Medical College & Hospital, [MMC&H] Medinipur

How to get admission to the West Bengal paramedical courses?

To get admission in the paramedical courses candidate needs to qualify either JENPAS UG, JEMAS PG, or SMFWB exam and fulfill the eligibility by providing the required documents.


Which paramedical courses have the highest salary?

Some of the popular profiles like Radiologist, Radiotherapy technologist, physiotherapist, nurse and more are among the highest-paid job profiles.

What are the documents required for the West Bengal Paramedical Application process 2024?

Some of the important documents required for West Bengal Paramedical Admission 2024 include:

  • Passport size photo 
  • Cast Certificate
  • Migration certificate 
  • Scorecard of SMFWB

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