West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) has announced that it will refund the application fee for the Presidency University Bachelor’s Degree Entrance Test (PUBDET) which was canceled earlier. The decision has been taken in response to the demand of the Students’ Federation of India (SFI) which comes under Presidency University Students’ Union and rival Independents’ Consolidation (IC) students’ bodies. The demand was to do the immediate refund of Rs 500 taken as an application fee from each candidate.
The official notification released by the WBJEEB states, “The PUBDET 2020 examination and counselling which were to be conducted by WBJEEB were canceled due to the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic. WBJEEB will shortly arrange to refund the application fee for the examination paid by the candidates”.
The amount will be refunded in the bank account of the student concerned and a message will be sent to inform the students.
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