Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme in WBJEE-2013
What is Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme (TFW) ?
In terms of G.O. No. 79/Edn(T)/10M-39/10 dated 23/02/2011 seats up to a maximum 5% (five percent) of sanctioned intake per course shall be made available to economically backward class of students and merit listed in Engineering Category in JEM-2011 under Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme (TFW) from the Academic session of 2011-2012.
1. Annual family income is less than 2.50 lakhs (Rupees two lakhs and fifty thousand only) from all sources
2. Domiciled in West Bengal and
3. Merit listed in Engineering Category in JEM-2013
Which Colleges comes under this?
The aforesaid TFW scheme will be implemented to all AICTE approved Govt. Engineering & Technology Colleges, Govt. Aided self financing Engineering & Technology Colleges and non-aided Self Financing Engineering & Technology Colleges of the state.
Registration for TFW
The candidates claiming seats under TFW scheme must register their names by entering Enrollment Nos. and respective JEM-2013 Ranks in the following two websites (a) (b) immediately.
Competent authority for issue of Income Certificate
For the purpose of determining the annual Income from all sources of Parents / Guardians of students an officer of the State Government in the rank of Block Development Officer or above in the districts / their equivalent counterparts (Group – A Officer) elsewhere will be competent to issue Income Certificate. The Income Certificate thus obtained is to be produced for verification during Counselling.
Domicile Certificate
The Domicile Certificate format will be similar to that given in the Application form of JEM-2013. The competent issuing authorities will be the same as mentioned in the Information Brochure of JEM-2013 under clause 3.3
Selection of candidates under TFW Scheme
The selection of candidates for the Tuition Fee Waiver Scheme (TFW) shall be decided during the counseling process earmarked for this category on inter-se merit from amongst the eligible candidates.