Presidency University Admission 2020
Updated on Feb 7, 2020 - 4:28 p.m. IST by Parul Thapa
#Presidency University, Kolkata

Presidency University Admission 2020 - West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Boards (WBJEEB) has closed the correction window of Presidency University 2020 admission form for UG programmes on February 9 in online mode at wbjeeb.nic.in. The applications for Presidency University admission 2020 UG courses was closed on February 6. For PUMDET, candidates can start registering from March 12, and the last date of filling and submitting Presidency University 2020 admission form will be March 26. To apply for admission in Presidency University, candidates are required to register for PUBDET and PUMDET online only. The conducting body will hold an offline entrance examination for Presidency University admission to UG and PG courses. The exam dates for the Presidency University admission 2020 differs as per the courses. The Presidency University admit card for UG courses will be released on April 6, 2020. The conducting body will release the Presidency University merit list 2020 online in the form result. While the date for presidency University result for PG courses is yet to be announced, the result for PUBDET 2020 will be declared on May 8, 2020. The Presidency University 2020 counselling for both the courses will be held round-wise, tentatively in the month of July and August.

The WBJEEB conducts offline entrance examinations for UG and PG courses called PUBDET and PUMDET, respectively, for admissions to the courses offered in the Presidency University. Candidates can check the article to know more about the Presidency University admission 2020 and the entire admission procedure, right from registration process to the reporting to the Presidency University 2020 counselling.

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Presidency University Admission 2020 - Overview

Particulars

Specifications

Name of the university

Presidency University

Name of the entrance examination

  • Presidency University Bachelor

Degree Entrance Test (PUBDET)

  • Presidency University Master Degree

Entrance Test (PUMDET)

Conducting body

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board

Programmes offered

Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Mode of examination

Offline

Duration of examination

90 minutes

Mode of registration

Online

Presidency University Admission 2020 - Important Dates

Events

PUBDET Dates 2020

PUMDET Dates 2020

Release of the application forms

January 9, 2020

March 12, 2020

Last date to fill the application forms

February 6, 2020 (closed)

March 26, 2020

Opening of correction window

February 7, 2020 - February 9, 2020 (Closed)

To be notified

Release of admit card

April 6, 2020

To be notified

Entrance exam

April 11, 2020 - April 12, 2020

June 21, 2020

Announcement of the result

May 8, 2020

To be notified

Counselling

To be notified

To be notified

Presidency University Eligibility Criteria 2020

Before filling out the application forms, candidates must make sure to check the Presidency University 2020 eligibility criteria. Failure to fulfill the academic required laid down by the university will result in candidates losing their chance for admission. The eligibility criteria of Presidency University 2020 mentions the minimum level of degree or marks that must be possessed by candidates to be deemed qualified for the admission. Candidates can check the Presidency University eligibility criteria 2020 below in the table for some of the courses.

Presidency University UG Eligibility Criteria

Course

Minimum aggregate score

General

SC/ST

OBC-A/B

PwD

Bengali

60

>=45.00

>=54.00

57.00

English

65

>=48.75

>=58.50

61.75

Hindi

60

>=45.00

>=54.00

57.00

History

65

>=48.75

>=58.50

61.75

Philosophy

60

>=45.00

>=54.00

57.00

Political Science

60

>=45.00

>=54.00

57.00

Sociology

60

>=45.00

>=54.00

57.00

Chemistry

70

>=52.50

>=63.00

66.50

Economics

70

>=52.50

>=63.00

66.50

Geography

70

>=52.50

>=63.00

66.50

Geology

70

>=52.50

>=63.00

66.50

Life Sciences

70

>=52.50

>=63.00

66.50

Mathematics

70

>=52.50

>=63.00

66.50

Physics

70

>=52.50

>=63.00

66.50

Statistics

70

>=52.50

>=63.00

66.50

Presidency University PG Eligibility Criteria


PG Courses


Hons./maj. or subject

Minimum required a percentage of marks/CGPA in Hons./major subject

General

SC/ST

OBC-A/B

PwD

Bengali

Bengali

50%/5.5

‘a’

‘c’

‘e’

English

English

50%/5.5

‘a’

‘c’

‘e’

Hindi

Hindi

50%/5.5

‘a’

‘c’

‘e’

Hindi

Hindi

50%/5.5

‘a’

‘c’

‘e’

Philosophy

Any subject

50%/5.5

‘a’

‘c’

‘e’

Political Science

Political Science

50%/5.5

‘a’

‘c’

‘e’

Sociology

Any subject

50%/5.5

‘a’

‘c’

‘e’

Chemistry

Chemistry

55%/6.0

‘b’

‘d’

‘f’

Applied Economics

Economics

55%/6.0

‘b’

‘d’

‘f’

Geography

Geography

55%/6.0

‘b’

‘d’

‘f’

Applied Geology

Geology

55%/6.0

‘b’

‘d’

‘f’

Life Sciences

Any branch of Biological Sciences

55%/6.0

‘b’

‘d’

‘f’

Mathematics

Mathematics

55%/6.0

‘b’

‘d’

‘f’

Physics

Physics

55%/6.0

‘b’

‘d’

‘f’

Statistics

Statistics

55%/6.0

‘b’

‘d’

‘f’

‘a’: 37.5%/4.125 or the qualifying percentage/CGPA of the respective University, whichever is higher.

‘b’: 41.25%/4.50 or the qualifying percentage/CGPA of the respective University, whichever is higher.

‘c’: 45%/4.95 or the qualifying percentage/CGPA of the respective University, whichever is higher.

‘d’: 49.5%/5.40 or the qualifying percentage/CGPA of the respective University, whichever is higher.

‘e’: 47.5%/5.225 or the qualifying percentage/CGPA of the respective University, whichever is higher.

‘f’: 52.25%/5.70 or the qualifying percentage/CGPA of the respective University, whichever is higher.

Presidency University Application Form 2020

The conducting body released the application form of Presidency University 2020 for both UG courses in online mode was January, 9. The last date to fill and submit Presidency University application form for UG courses was February, 6. For PUMDET 2020, the registration will start from March 12. The last date to register for PG courses is March 23, 2020. Candidates must keep in mind that the registration process and filling of the presidency University application form 2020 will be entirely in online mode. It must be made sure that all the details and information provided on the Presidency University application form must not be furnished since the forms go through a strict process of scrutiny. The university will communicate via the provided mobile number and email ID only, therefore candidates must make sure that both the information provided are valid.

Things to keep for Presidency University 2020 Application Form

Before sitting down with the process of registration, candidates must make sure they have certain documents and images with themselves to avoid late submissions and session expiry.

  • A valid and active Email ID and Mobile number

  • Scanned images of passport-size photograph

  • Scanned images of candidate’s signature

Image

Format

Storage Size

Dimension

Photograph

JPG/JPEG

3 KB to 100 KB

4 cm x 3 cm

Signature

JPG/JPEG

3 KB to 30 KB

4 cm x 1.5 cm

  • Details of Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking (for fee payment)

Note: If a candidate is finding it hard to prepare an image for the upload, they can try taking a photograph of 3cm x 4cm and scan it at 300 DPI. Crop the scanned output image to the size of the photograph and resize the image to ‘Email small’.

How to Fill Presidency University Application Form 2020

Candidates can follow the steps given below to fill their application form of Presidency University 2020 in online mode without any hassle.

Step 1. Registration

  • Visit the official website of Presidency University

  • Click on the official link of Registration

  • Fill the registration details such as name, father’s name, mother’s name, date of birth, gender, identification type and number, etc.

  • Thereafter, candidates will be required to choose a password and security question/answer after reviewing the Presidency University application form.

  • An application number will be generated with a confirmation notification sent to the registered mobile number and the email ID of the candidate.

Step 2. Filling the application form

  • Login using your Username and Password

  • Fill various personal details such as domicile, category, home district, family income, nationality, etc.

  • Choose any two examination centres according to your convenience.

  • Continue to the next step by clicking ‘Next’

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Step 3. Uploading the images

  • Attach scanned images of your photograph and signature according to the specifications given above in the table.

  • The photograph must be recently taken, high quality, with a light coloured background.

  • The face of the candidates must occupy 50% of the frame.

  • No spectacles or tinted glasses allowed.

Step 4. Payment of the application fee

  • The fee can be remitted via Debit Cards/Credit Cards/Net Banking through a secured gateway provided by the university’s official website.

Presidency University Application Fee

Courses

Fee (In INR)

UG and PG

500/- (exclusive of bank charges)

(Note: Payment of presidency University application form is not complete until the confirmation page is generated.)

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PUMDET Login Window Replica-

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Presidency University Admit Card 2020

The university will release the admit card of Presidency University for both UG and PG courses online. The Presidency University 2020 admit card for PUBDET will be released on April 6, however, the release date for PUMDET admit card will tentatively fall in the second week of June 2020. To download the Presidency University admit card, candidates will be required to enter their username and password in the login window. The admit card of Presidency University 2020 will not be sent via post/courier.

In order to obtain a duplicate Presidency University admit card 2020, the same can be provided by the university only till the sixty days after the announcement of the result. Candidates will be required to pay Rs. 500/- by a bank draft in the name of ‘West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board’ payable in Kolkata.

How to Download Presidency University Admit Card 2020

Candidates can follow the given steps to download their admit card of Presidency University 2020 in online mode without any struggle.

Step 1. Visit the official website of Presidency University

Step 2. Click on the official link of Presidency University admit card

Step 3. Enter your Username and password in the login window

Step 4. Check your admit card for any issue/discrepancy

Step 5. Take out multiple copies of your Presidency University 2020 admit card for future references

Details mentioned on the Presidency University Admit Card

Candidates must lookout for the following details on their admit card of Presidency University 2020.

  • Name of candidates

  • Photograph and signature

  • The chosen subject

  • Date of examination

  • Duration

  • Exam centre address

  • Instructions for the day of the exam

Presidency University Exam Centres 2020

There are sixteen Presidency University 2020 exam centres in the Kolkata region where candidates can take their examinations. Applicants will be given a chance to choose two Presidency University exam centres in their application forms. Allocation of the centres will be based on the choices given by the candidates. However, the board has the right to remove or add any centre without any prior notice. Any Presidency University exam centre 2020 might be dropped if adequate number of candidates are not available or under any unavoidable situation. In such a case, candidates will be allotted an alternative centre.

Presidency University Exam Centresclick here

Centre Code

Centre Name

681

Bankura

701

Asansol

702

Durgapur

711

Burdwan

721

Coochbehar

732

Siliguri

763

Srirampur

770

Howrah

811

Kolkata-Central

812

Kolkata-North/Salt Lake

813

Kolkata-South

821

Malda

832

Kharagpur

842

Haldia

851

Berhampur

861

Kalyani

Presidency University Syllabus 2020

The first and foremost step in preparing for the examination is to check the Presidency University 2020 syllabus. Going through the syllabus, candidates will be able to know about the important topics and subjects from which the questions will come. The syllabus of Presidency University 2020 will also help candidates know about the distribution of the units.

Presidency University Syllabus

Paper/Subject

Syllabus

Language of the question paper

Bengali

Bengali

Bengali

English

English

English

Hindi

Hindi

Hindi

History

History and English Language (80+20)

English and Bengali

Philosophy/Sociology/Performing Arts

Logical Reasoning and English Language (60+40)

English

Political Science

Political Science and English Language (80+20)

English and Bengali

Chemistry

Chemistry

English and Bengali

Economics

Mathematics and English (70+30)

English and Bengali

Geography

Geography and Basic Sciences (50+50)

English and Bengali

Geology

Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry (40+30+30)

English and Bengali

Life Sciences

Biology

English and Bengali

Mathematics

Mathematics

English and Bengali

Physics

Physics

English and Bengali

Statistics

Statistics

English and Bengali

Presidency University Exam Pattern 2020

After the candidates are done checking the syllabus, they can go on to checking the Presidency University 2020 exam pattern to have a basic idea about the marking scheme, type of questions, duration of the exam, etc.

Presidency University Exam Pattern

Types of questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Total number of questions

50

Total marks

100

Duration of the exam

90 minutes

Correct answer

+2 marks

Incorrect answer

-1/2 mark (25% negative)

No answer

0 marks

If, in a case, two or more candidates score equal marks, then the following rules will be applicable-

  • Candidate obtaining a less negative score is ranked higher.

  • If the tie still exists all the candidates, with a common score, are awarded the same rank and are considered for counselling and admission with a bunching effect.

Presidency University Result 2020

The university will release the result of Presidency University 2020 for UG programmes on May 8 in online mode. The date of presidency University 2020 result for PG courses will be notified officially. The Presidency University result will be released in the form of a scorecard which will mention the candidates’ score individually. There will be no general rank list/score released by the university. Candidates will be required to login using their username and password to check their Presidency University result 2020 online. Candidates must note that a duplicate rank card cannot be generated at any later stage after completion of e-counselling and admission conducted by the board. Hence, it is advised that candidates retain their rank card for future purpose. Ranks card with scores has been issued to all candidates, who appeared in the examination but all may not be awarded rank and hence may not be eligible for counselling. For the counselling process, a cut off rank and/or a cutoff score will be released by the conducting body.

Presidency University Merit List 2020

After checking the result, candidates will be able to see the merit list of Presidency University 2020 which will be based on the candidates’ score in the entrance tests. The list is published based on the ‘GMR’ (General Merit Rank). The ranking on Presidency University 2020 merit list will be done in a descending order of marks scored in the entrance test by candidates. Separate reserved category ranks e.g. SC-Rank, ST-Rank, OBC-A-Rank, OBC-B-Rank, PwD-Rank are published for the respective category of students. Only ‘GMR’ shall be applicable for sequencing the counselling and seat allotment. Category ranks are prepared only for sequencing the deserving candidates within the respective category.

Pondicherry University Merit List - Previous Year (2019)

Courses

Merit List

Bengali

Check here

Chemistry

Check here

Economics

Check here

English

Check here

Geography

Check here

Geology

Check here

Hindi

Check here

History

Check here

Life Sciences

Check here

Mathematics

Check here

Physics

Check here

Political Science

Check here

Philosophy, Sociology, Performing Arts

Check here

Statistics

Check here

Presidency University Counselling 2020

The counselling of Presidency University 2020 and provisional admission process will be conducted only for the OPEN quota (NON-PU quota) seats from the month of August 2020. A separate notification with details of Presidency University 2020 counselling/seat allotment/provisional admission will be published shortly after the results will be declared. All the documents and credentials of candidates, eligible for counselling and admission, will be verified at the counselling centre on the given dates which will be notified along with the counselling details. The counselling of Presidency University will be held according to the ranks secured by the candidates in the merit list.

Documents to be carried for Presidency University Counselling

  • Final Semester grade card (or grade card of 5th sem if you have not received final grade card)

  • Category/ Caste certificate(if applicable)

  • PwD certificate(if applicable)

  • Original Registration Certificate of Presidency University

  • University I-Card

Admission

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - Presidency University Admission 2020

Question: How many Presidency University exam centres can be chosen in the application form?

Answer:

Candidates can choose up to two examination centres while filling the application form.

Question: Can I apply for admission even if one of my exams is left?

Answer:

Candidates who will be appearing for their final semester bachelor’s examination can also apply for the entrance exam.

Question: I am 25 years old. Can I still apply for the Presidency University admission 2020?

Answer:

Yes. there is no upper or lower age limit.

Question: How can I download the Presidency University rank card?

Answer:

Candidates can download their result of PUBDET 2020 in the form of a rank card by logging in and entering their login credentials.  

Question: What will the confirmation page mention?

Answer:

The confirmation page contains information as given by the candidate in the application form.

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What is the syllabus for BA entrance exam 2020 of subjects English and history for Presidency University??

Swati Umang 9th Feb, 2020

Hello! Hope you are doing good.

The syllabus for english entrance is basic grammar, knowledge of critical analysis, familiarity of the authors and the literary works and the evolution of english literature.

As far as History is concerned, go through the NCERTs. They do not want you ro know exactly everything that's happened in the past but a basic knowledge of the events and the causes of the epic moments.

All the best.

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When will the admission form for Presidency College circulate??

Arvind Kr 16th Jan, 2020

Hello candidate,

Hope you are doing well.

The WBJEE board has released the registration window for filling up of application form for PUBDET 2020. The application form filling is now live from 9th january 2020 and the last date to submit the application form is 6th february 2020. For more details please refer to the link below

https://university.careers360.com/articles/presidency-university-admission

Hope it helps.

Thank you!!!

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