West Bengal HS Exam 2024 (Released): HS Datesheet, Syllabus, Exam Pattern, Admit Card and Result

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West Bengal HS Exam 2024

The West Bengal HS exam 2024 will be conducted from 16th to 29th February 2024. The exam schedule was released by the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education on 30th May 2023. The West Bengal HS exam will be conducted in pen and paper-based format for all the students.

Along with the schedule, the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education also released the syllabus and exam pattern, The West Bengal HS syllabus will include a list of all subjects and topics which will be covered in the examination. The West Bengal HS exam pattern will allow students to understand different dimensions of the exam. Students who will complete their West Bengal HS registration can download their admit cards, which will be released before the exam begins. In this article, we will cover all the details related to the West Bengal HS exam 2024.

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ExamWest Bengal HS exam 2024
Conducting BodyWest Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education
Exam Dates16th to 29th February 2024
Exam LevelClass 12th (Intermediate)
Exam Timing12 noon to 3:15 pm
Exam Duration3 hours + 15 minutes
LocationWest Bengal
Official Websitehttps://wbchse.wb.gov.in/

Also Read: West Bengal HS Result 2024

West Bengal HS Important Dates 2024

On 30th May 2023, the officials of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education released the West Bengal HS 2024 schedule on its official website. The higher secondary practicals will begin in December 2023. The WB HS theory exams will kick off on 16th February 2024. The table below highlights all the West Bengal HS dates 2024.

Release of Exam Schedule30th May 2023
Exam RegistrationAugust 2023
Release of Admit CardDecember 2023
Exam Starts OnDecember 2023
Last Exam Date16th February 2024
Results Declaration29th February 2024

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West Bengal HS Registration 2024

To register for the West Bengal HS 2024, students will have to visit the official website of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education and download the registration form. Here are all the steps that will guide you to complete the West Bengal HS registration 2024.

  • Go to the official website of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education at https://wbchse.nic.in/.
  • Look for the HS registration 2024 option on the notification bar.
  • Download the registration form and enter all the required details.
  • Before submitting the form, crosscheck all the entered details.

West Bengal HS Timetable 2024

The West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education released the West Bengal HS timetable 2024 for all class 12th students. The table below highlights the West Bengal HS timetable 2024.

Exam DatesPaper/ SubjectDay
16th FebruaryEnglish (A), Hindi (A), Bengali (A), Punjabi, Nepali (A),
Santhali, Odia, Telegu,
Gujarat and Urdu
17th February# Automobile, # Healthcare, # Organised Retailing, #IT, #Security, #Electronics # Apparel, #Beauty and Wellness, #Construction, #Agriculture, # Power – VOCATIONAL SUBJECTSSaturday
19th FebruaryEnglish (B), Hindi (B), Bengali (B), Nepali (B), Alternative EnglishMonday
20th FebruaryEconomicsTuesday
21st FebruaryPhysics, Accountancy, Education, NutritionWednesday
22nd FebruaryEnvironmental Studies, Health and Physical Education, Visual Arts, Music, Modern Computer Applications, and Computer ScienceThursday
23rd FebruarySociology, Commercial Law and Preliminaries of Auditing, PhilosophyFriday
24th FebruarySanskrit, Chemistry, Arabic, Persian, French. Journalism and Mass CommunicationSaturday
27th FebruaryAnthropology, Agronomy, Psychology, History and MathematicsTuesday
28th FebruaryBusiness Studies, Political Science, Biological ScienceWednesday
29th FebruaryGeography, Home Management and Family Resource Management, StatisticsThursday

West Bengal HS Syllabus 2024

West Bengal HS syllabus 2024 was released on the official website of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education. The syllabus will cover the names of all chapters and topics which are to be covered in the exams. Below we have discussed the West Bengal HS syllabus for language, Accountancy, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, and Biology.


The WB HS 2024 Accountancy exam paper will be divided into three parts and a 20-mark project work; A, B, and C. Part A will be compulsory for all the students, and Part B and C will be optional; meaning students will have to attend any one of these. The table below highlights the accountancy exam syllabus.

PartsTopics and Marks
AIntroduction to Partnership- 10 Marks Reconstruction of Partnership- 25 Marks Accounting for shares Capital- 20 Marks Accounting for Debentures- 5 Marks
BAnalysis of Financial Statements- 12 marks Cash Flow Statement- 8 marks
CElectronic Spreadsheet, Use of Spreadsheet, Graphs and Charts – 14 marks Database Management System of Accounting – 6 marks
Project Work20 Marks


The language paper syllabus is listed in the table below.

LanguagesTopics and Marks
English (A)Prose – 20 marks Poetry – 20 marks Drama – 10 marks Textual Grammar – 10 marks Substance Writing – 10 marks ESP – 10 marks Project – 20 marks
English (B)Prose – 20 marks Poetry – 20 marks Drama – 10 marks Textual Grammar – 10 marks Reading Comprehension – 10 marks ESP – 10 marks Project – 20 marks
Telegu Poetry Ancient Poetry- 10 marks Modern Poetry- 10 marks
Prose Modern Prose- 10 marks Ancient Prose- 10 marks
LanguageAlankaraani Ki Lakshna Samanvayam – 05 marks Gana Vibhajana– 05 marks
Drama – 10 marks Essay ( Kanuparti Varalaxma) – 10 marks Non-Detailed Text ( Telugu Literature ) – 10 marks Project Work- 20 marks
UrduPoetry- 20 marks Drama- 10 marks Rapid Reader- 10 marks History of Literature- 10 marks Grammar & Compositions- 10 marks Project – 20 marks
SanthaliKabita 20Galpo/Prabandha 20Sahayak Path 10Natok 10Sahityer ltihaas 10Byakaran- 10 marksProject- 20 marks


The Physics paper syllabus is listed in the table below.

Magnetic Effect of Current and Magnetism8
Current Electricity8
Electromagnetic Waves3
Electronic Devices8
Atom and Nuclei6
Communication System3
Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter4


The Physics paper syllabus is listed in the table below.

ChaptersTopics and Marks
Surface Chemistry5
Chemical Kinetics5
Solid State4
General Principles of Processes of isolation of Elements3
P-block elements8
D and f-block elements5
Chemistry in Everyday Life3
Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic Acids6
Haloalkanes and HaloarenessGeneral Principles of Processes of Isolation of Elements
Organic Compounds containing Nitrogen4
Coordination Compounds3
Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers4


The Physics paper syllabus is listed in the table below.

AlgebraDeterminants Matrics
Relations and FunctionsRelations and FunctionsInverse Trigonometric Functions
Vectors and 3-Dimensional GeometryVectors3D Geometry
CalculusApplications of the Integrals Continuity and Differentiability Applications of Derivatives Integrals Differential Equations
ProbabilityConditional probability Baye’s theorem Random variable and its probability Repeated independent (Bernoulli) trials Binomial distribution
Linear ProgrammingTypes of linear programming Mathematical formulation graphical method of solution for problems in two variables
Total Marks80


The Physics paper syllabus is listed in the table below.

Biology and human welfareHealth and Diseases Improvement in Food Production Microbes In Human Welfare
Biotechnology and its applicationsBiotechnology and its applications
Reproduction in organismModes of reproduction Asexual reproduction Modes of asexual reproduction Vegetative propagation in plants Sexual Reproduction In flowering Plants Human Reproduction Reproductive Health
Genetics and evolutionHeredity and Variation Molecular Basis of Inheritance Evolution Mechanism of Evolution
Ecology and the environmentEcology Environment & Population Ecosystem Biodiversity And Conservation Environment Issues
Total Marks70
PhysicsMagnetic Effect of Current and Magnetism
Current Electricity
Electromagnetic Waves
Electronic Devices
Atom and Nuclei
Communication System
Dual Nature of Radiation and Matter
ChemistryChemicals in Everyday Life
p-block elements
d and f-block elements
Solid state
Chemical Kinetics
Alcohols, Phenols and Ethers
Haloalkanes and Haloarenes
Organic Compounds Containing Nitrogen
Aldehydes, Ketones and Carboxylic acids
Surface Chemistry
Coordination Compounds
LanguagesEnglish (A) & (B)
Drama Textual Grammar 
Sahayak Path
Sahityer ltihaas
Language Drama
Essay ( Kanuparti varalaxma)
Non Detailed Text
Project Work
Rapid Reader
History of Literature
Grammar & Compositions
Mathematics Algebra
Relations and Functions
Linear Programming
Vectors and Three-Dimensional Geometry
BiologyReproduction in organisms
Biology and Human Welfare
Ecology and the Environment
Genetics and evolution
Biotechnology and its applications

West Bengal HS Exam Pattern 2024

Understanding the West Bengal HS exam pattern is an essential part of the exam preparation, as it provides information like the exam duration, total sections in the paper, marking scheme, negative marking, exam timing, etc. 

West Bengal HS exam 2024 will not have any negative marks. It means, no marks will be deducted for wrong answers. The papers will be divided into subjective and objective sections. Students will be given a total of 3 hours to complete the entire paper.

West Bengal HS Admit Card 2024

West Bengal HS admit card 2024 will be released by the officials of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education before the exam starts. Students can download their respective admit cards by following the below-given instructions.

  • Go to the official homepage of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education.
  • Under the dashboard, look for the download admit card option and click on it.
  • You will be directed to a new page, where you need to enter all the required inputs; your roll number, date of birth and a value captcha code.
  • After entering all the details, click on the submit button.
  • Check all the details written on the admit card and download it.

When appearing for all the exams, students must carry their respective admit cards with them, as they will work as their identification cards in the exam hall.

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West Bengal HS Preparation Tips 2024 

The West Bengal HS exam is a state-level examination where millions of students annually appear. Student’s performance will be evaluated based on their answers and their scores will determine their future study plans. Therefore, every student must have a detailed study plan and prepare effectively. Here are some preparation tips that will guide all the students for better exam preparation.

  • Make a detailed study plan and work accordingly with a consistent pace.
  • Try not to study multiple topics at once.
  • Do daily revisions for better understanding.
  • Make short notes and revise them.
  • Before going to bed, remind yourself what you study the entire day.
  • You can practice rote memorization if you find any topic difficult.
  • Highlight your strengths and weaknesses.
  • Give more time to topics that you find difficult.
  • For physics and mathematics numerical problems, try to solve as many sample questions as possible.
  • Days before exams, solve sample papers and mock tests, which will offer you a real exam environment.

Also Read: WBBSE Madhyamik Result 2024

West Bengal HS Results 2024

Students will be able to download their WB HS results in 2024 after the officials have released them on their website. WB HS results will be available on the official website of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education. Students will have to wait till the official body declares the results for all students.


Q.1. When will the West Bengal HS 2024 exams start?

Ans: WB HS 2024 exams will begin on the 16th and will end on the 29th of February 2024 for all streams.

Q.2. How to download the West Bengal HS 2024 admit cards?

Ans: Students will have to visit the official website of the West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education at https://wbchse.wb.gov.in/ and download their respective admit cards.

Q.3. What are the language options available in the West Bengal HS exam?

Ans: The language options available for Best Bengal Class 12th are English (A), English (B), Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Bengali, Sanskrit, Telugu, and Santhali.

Q.4. How many marks will the Physics paper carry in the WB HS exam 2024?

Ans: The Physics theory paper will carry a total of 70 marks. There will be a 30-mark practical paper also.

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