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Updated on 06th May, 2024 , 6 min read

VOCLET 2024 - Application Form (OUT), Dates, Eligibility, Admit Card (Soon), Syllabus


What is VOCLET 2024?

The West Bengal State Council of Technical Education (WBSCTE) organizes the West Bengal State Council of Vocational Education & Training (WBSCLET) entrance exam every year. VOCLET is a state-level entrance exam that allows applicants to gain admission to West Bengal's second-year Diploma in Engineering (Polytechnic) courses. VOCLET is also well-known for admissions to West Bengal Polytechnic Diploma Programs in engineering/technology/architecture. VOCLET 2024 will be a pen-and-paper test that will provide admission to all candidates.

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VOCLET 2024 Highlights

The VOCLET Exam is conducted for admission to various second-year diploma courses in Engineering and Technology. The below table highlights some of the important information related to the VOCLET Exam.



Name of the Exam

West Bengal State Council of Vocational Education & Training (VOCLET)

Conducted By 

West Bengal State Council of Technical Education (WBSCTE)

Exam Level


Exam Frequency


Mode of Exam


Total Registrations


Course offered through the exam

Second-year diploma courses in Engineering/Technology

Exam Fees

INR 450

Exam Duration

2 Hours

Number of Papers

5 - Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Mechanics and Computer Science

Total Questions


Marking Scheme

1 mark will be given for every correct answer

- 0.25 marks for incorrect responses

Medium of Exam


Colleges Accepting Exam Score

Polytechnic Colleges in West Bengal

No. of Test Cities


Official Website


Contact Details

Contact No: (033) 2227-7592 / 7590

Email: report@webscte.co.in / helpdesk@webscte.co.i

VOCLET 2024 Important Dates 

Candidates who intend to apply for this examination to diploma courses in polytechnic, electronics, and technology can refer to the below table for VOCLET Exam  Dates and other Important dates including the VOCLET Registration Date, VOCLET Result Date, VOCLET Admit Card Date, and more. It must be noted that the dates are tentative and subject to change as may be deemed fit by the authorities.


Dates (Tentative)

Starting of JEXPO 2024 Application Form

23rd Feb 2024

Last date to submit the offline (OMR) form


Last date to submit the online JEXPO 2024 Application Form

15th May 2024

Availability of JEXPO 2024 Admit Card

May 2024

JEXPO 2024 Exam Date

June 2024

Publication of merit list/ JEXPO 2024 Merit List/ Result

June 2024

Starting of VOCLET Counselling


Last Date of VOCLET Counselling


VOCLET 2024 Application Form

The VOCLET 2024 application form is now out and available online. The VOCLET registration process includes several steps, including registration, filling out the application form, uploading the required documents, paying the application fee, and final review and submission. Candidates must adhere to the instructions and complete the application process by the deadline. The VOCLET Application form was out on 23rd Feb 2024 and the last date to apply for the VOCLET exam is 15th May 2024.

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How to Fill Out the VOCLET Application Form 2024?

Candidates applying for VOCLET 2024 must have a scanned image of their passport-size photograph and signature ready. These images must be submitted along with the application form. The detailed procedure for completing the application form can be found below -

  • Go to the official website - webscte.co.in - or click on the direct link mentioned on this page
  • Finish the basic registration process, which includes providing your Name, Class 10th Admit Card Number, ITI Certificate Details/ Admit Card Number/ Class 12 Details, and Mobile Number
  • Following registration, a registration number will be generated and sent as an SMS to your registered mobile number
  • Sign in to finish the form-filling process
    • Fill out all of your personal information, education information, exam center preferences, and other information
  • Upload a scanned images of your passport-sized photo and signature
  • Pay the VOCLET Application Fee online. 
    • It must be noted that the VOCLET Application fee can only be paid online through Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking/UPI, and no other medium can be used. Below mentioned is the VOCLET Registration fee for the reference of the candidates.
    • The Registration Fee for VOCLET is the same for all the candidates, which is INR 450/-, and INR 225/- for valid Kanayashree Enrolees.
  • Submit the application form and print a copy for future reference

VOCLET Direct Link to Apply - New Registration

VOCLET Direct Link to Apply - Existing Candidate Log In

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Polytechnic Colleges



Swami Vivekananda Institute

INR 1,45,000


Brainware University

INR 1,80,000


Kingston Educational Institute

INR 1,52,000


Budge Budge Institute

INR 1,55,600


Swami Vivekananda University

INR 1,00,000

VOCLET 2024 Admit Card

The official website is expected to release the VOCLET Admit Card 2024 in June. Candidates can check the steps to download the VOCLET hall ticket  below:

  • Candidates can obtain their VOCLET admit card 2024 from the conducting authority's official website (www.webscte.co.in).
  • By entering the candidate's Application Number, the admit card can be downloaded.
  • The VOCLET admit card will include information such as the candidate's name, roll number, exam date, and the name and address of the examination center.
  • Admit cards will not be mailed or distributed in any other way to candidates.
  • Candidates must keep their admit cards safe until the admissions process is completed.

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VOCLET 2024 Eligibility Criteria

The VOCLET Eligibility Criteria is fairly simple for the diploma courses in Engineering and Technology. Candidates must carefully go through these eligibility criteria and then apply for the exam. All those who do not fulfill the complete VOCLET Eligibility Criteria will not be able to appear for the exam.

  • The candidate must be an Indian national.
  • There are no age restrictions. 
  • Candidates must have completed the 10th grade from a recognized board. Candidates who are in their tenth grade are also eligible to apply. Appeared ITI candidates are ineligible for VOCLET 2024
  • Passed two years of ITI at a time after passing the Madhyamik or equivalent examination. VOCLET-2024 is not open to candidates who have completed their ITI. ITI trades must be completed over two years, and the single certificate must state the duration of the ITI course.
  •  Passed/appeared* in a recognized Board / Council / Institute's 10+2 examination with Physics and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along with Mathematics or Biology.
  • 10+2 (Science) with Mathematics as one of the subjects from a recognized Board / Council / Institute. 
  • 10+2 (Science) with Technical Vocational Subjects from a recognized Board/Council/Institute (including CSS for VHSE). 

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VOCLET 2024 Exam Pattern

Using the VOCLET 2024 exam pattern, candidates will be able to see how the exam will be conducted. According to the VOCLET exam design, the exam will be a two-hour pen-and-paper test. During the exam, candidates will be required to answer multiple-choice questions in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, Mechanics, and Computer Science. Candidates are therefore advised to carefully review the test pattern before the examination.



Name of the Exam


Conducting Body

West Bengal State Council of Technical and Vocational Education and Skill Development

Purpose of Exam

Admission into 2nd year Engineering/Technology Diploma courses

Exam Mode


Duration of Exam

2 Hours

Maximum Marks


Total Number of Sections

5- Computer Science, Mechanics, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics

Marking Scheme

1 mark is awarded for every correct response

 A 0.25 mark is deducted for every incorrect response

VOCLET 2024 Syllabus

The VOCLET syllabus comprises various topics covered under 5 major subjects - Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, English, and General Aptitude. Students must know that a wide range of topics are covered under each subject like the law of indices, complex numbers, algebra of complex numbers, and many more in Mathematics. Units of measurement, dimensions of physical quantities, graphical analysis under Physics, Chemical industries, equations under Chemistry, Basic Grammar, Vocabulary, and Reading Comprehension in English, and Quantitative and Analytical Aptitude under General Aptitude. It must be noted that this is only a brief of the syllabus and the complete syllabus will be updated soon.

VOCLET 2024 Result

Following the completion of the exam, candidates will be able to view the VOCLET 2024 result on the official website. Candidates will learn whether or not they have qualified for the counselling process based on the outcome. Candidates must visit the official website and log in to view the results. 

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VOCLET 2024 Counselling

Candidates can check the counselling details by using the information provided below.

  • Candidates can gain admission to various Polytechnics/Technological colleges and institutes through the counselling process.
  • The candidate must verify all information about counselling on the official website.
  • The process of document verification and seat allocation is to be completed during the counseling method. 
  • Candidates must bring their necessary documents to the counseling session.
  • Candidates from the reserved classes should have displayed their Caste certificates throughout the counseling process.
  • If a candidate fails to provide any of the required documents, the Council will reject his or her candidacy.

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VOCLET 2024 Courses Offered

The following are the names of the 32 different disciplines in Diploma in Engineering & Technology courses:



Agricultural Engineering

Electrical & Electronics Engineering


Electrical Engineering Industrial Control

Automobile Engineering

Electrical Power System

Chemical Engineering

Food Processing Technology

Civil Engineering

Footwear Technology

Computer Science & Technology

Geographic Information System & Global Positioning System

Computer Software Technology

Instrumentation &Control Engineering

Electrical Engineering

Information Technology

Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering

Interior Decoration

Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering

Leather Goods Technology

Survey Engineering

Renewable Energy Source

Printing Technology

Mine Surveying

Medical Laboratory Technology

Mechanical Engineering


Packaging Technology

Multimedia Technology

Mining Engineering

Metallurgical Engineering

Mechanical Engineering (Production)

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Frequently Asked Questions

Who is the conducting authority of VOCLET 2024?

VOCLET 2024 is being organized by the West Bengal State Council of Technical Education. Information about the entrance exam and admission process will be posted on the official website.

Where can I apply for VOCLET 2024?

The VOCLET 2024 application form is available online at the official website. Candidates must submit the application form before the deadline in order to participate in the examination. The last date to apply is 15th May 2024.

What is the VOCLET Exam?

VOCLET 2024, also known as the Vocational Lateral Entry Test, is administered by the West Bengal State Council of Technical and Vocational Education and Skill Development (WBSCT & VE).

What is VOCLET course?

VOCLET 2024 is a state-level lateral entry exam for West Bengal polytechnic courses. Candidates who have passed the 10+2 exam of the West Bengal vocational education board are eligible to take the exam.

What is the application fee for VOCLET?

Candidates must pay a Rs. 450/- application fee (Rs. 225/- for Kanyashree enrollees).

Can I apply for both JEXPO and VOCLET?

A candidate may provide all options, such as Institute-Branch combinations.

What is the syllabus of VOCLET exam?

The VOCLET syllabus comprises various topics covered under 5 major subjects - Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, English, and General Aptitude.

Is JEXPO exam easy?

JEXPO is organized online by the West Bengal State Council of Technical Education. JEXPO draws a large number of applicants and is a difficult exam in terms of applicant numbers and available seats.

What is the highest salary in polytechnic?

A Maths Lecturer at Government Polytechnic College earns the most money, earning 3.6 lakhs per year. The top 10% of employees earn more than 4 lakh rupees per year. The top 1% earn more than 8.74 lakh rupees per year.

Who is eligible for VOCLET?

1) Indian citizenship is required. 2) Candidate must have passed the WBSCTE 10+2 exam or an equivalent exam after completing a two-year ITI after Madhyamik, or both.

Why are female candidates not eligible to apply for Mining Engineering under VOCLET?

Female candidates will not be qualified to apply for the positions due to restrictions imposed by the Mining Act of 1952. This is a result of how female applicants are hired and the hours they work in underground mines.

What is the general fee structure for government Diploma Institutes (Engineering & Technology, Architecture) under VOCLET?

Government diploma programs in engineering and architecture only cost INR 50 (Rupees Fifty) per month in tuition.

Will there be any rounding off of aggregate marks in VOCLET?

The VOCLET total score will not be rounded. As a result, the figure 34.98% will not be rounded up to 35%.

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