West Bengal State Council of Vocational Education and Training
The Logo of the Council
|Headquarters||'Karigori Bhavan', 110, S.N. Banerjee Road, Kolkata, West Bengal, India|
The West Bengal State Council of Vocational Education and Training (Bengali: পশ্চিমবঙ্গ রাজ্য বৃত্তিমুলক শিক্ষা ও প্রশিক্ষন সংসদ) is a statutory body under the West Bengal state government for administration and examining Vocational courses in West Bengal. The courses are offered from various affiliated Institution like Higher Secondary, Secondary Schools and Polytechnic College across the State of West Bengal. It has it headquarters in 110, S.N. Banerjee Road, Kolkata in Karigori Bhavan.
It was set up in 2005. Before 2005 West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education was in the administration of vocational education in West Bengal.
The Higher Secondary Course offered by the Council consist of two parts, i.e. Class XI and Class XII, under various section like Engineering and Technology, Agriculture, Business and Commerce etc. subjects under Higher Secondary Examination level are 1. 1st Language 2. 2nd Language Language group is common to all but there are options to choose from Bengali/Hindi/Nepali/English A few major subjects are listed below under E&T discipline 3.Civil construction and Maintenance Technology 4. Computer Assembly and Maintenance 5. Automobile Mechanics 6. Consumer and Industrial Electronics Mechanics 7. IT Enable service etc. Also common subjects like Technical Drawing and Additional subjects are Physics,Chemistry,Mathematics Also certificate course for VIII pass students is also offered from this council under various affiliated Institutes. These courses are-
Engineering & Technology (ET)
1. Civil Construction & Maintenance Technology 2. Automobile Mechanics 3. Air-Conditioner & Refrigerator Mechanic 4. Computer Assembly & Maintenance 5. Computer Application 6. IT Enabled Services 7. Maintenance & Repair of Electrical Domestic Appliances 8. Consumer & Industrial Electronics Mechanics
Agriculture 1. Marine Fisheries 2. Ornamental Fish Culture 3. Mushroom Cultivation 4. Composting
Business 1. Marketing and salesmanship 2. Modern Office Practice 3. Library and Information Service 4. Travel & Tourism
1. Tailoring 2. Commercial Art 3. Jori and Kantha Embroidery 4. Toy making 5. Interior Decoration
Business and Commerce
1. Rural Marketing 2. Marketing
1. Blood collection assistant 2. Health worker
Facility to Diploma Engineering
Students can get a chance to enter in 2nd year of Diploma Engineering of West Bengal State Council of Technical Education through a VOCLET (Lateral Entry) examination after passing (X+2) level course of WBSCVET.