OJEE 2020 to begin on October 12, Check details here

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Bhubaneshwar: The Odisha Joint Entrance Examination is to be held on 19 October 2020. The schedule for the OJEE 2020 has been published on 1st October.

The OJEE 2020 is to be conducted in three-time slots on each day of Exam. Examination for Lateral Entry to B.Tech will be conducted in six shifts on October 12 and 13.

Details and exam schedule provided below. 

OJEE 2020: Highlights 

Exam Name

Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE)

Conducting Body


Exam Level


Mode of Application


Exam Medium

English Language only

Courses Offered

Undergraduate, Lateral Entry and Post Graduate

Question Type

Objective (Multiple Choice Questions)

Duration of OJEE 2020

3 hours duration – BPharm

2 hours duration – LE BTech, LE BSc/ LE, MCA/LE MCA, MBA, MTech and MArch

1 hours duration – MPharm, Integrated MBA and LE BPharm

OJEE Help Desk


MCA Examinations will have two shifts on 14 October and B.Pharm Examination will have four shifts on 14 and 15 October 2020. For PG Courses schedule, the committee has decided to arrange the examination on 16 October. For this date, MTech, Integrated MBA, MArch, MPharm, MPlan and lateral students from B.Sc and Pharmacy will appear only.

The MBA and BTech examinations date is finalized for 17 and 19 October simultaneously. Earlier, the OJEE 2020 Exams were supposed to be held on May 2-5, 2020. But due to Covid-19 pandemic, the government postponed the examination to be held in the month of October.

OJEE 2020 will open the window to download the admit card on 5 October 2020 on the official website (https://ojee.nic.in). To download the admit card, the students need to fill in the application details correctly in the portal.

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OJEE is a state-level entrance test held every year for the admission into UG and PG level professional courses. The Committee will conduct the Joint Entrance Examination for admission to Undergraduate Courses in (Lateral Entry) Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy.

Along with this, admission to Postgraduate courses like MBA, MCA, (Lateral Entry) MCA, M.Tech, M.Plan, M.Arch, M.Pharm and Int. MBA in Universities Govt. Colleges and self-financed institutes in the State.

OJEE 2020 Exam has 5 different application forms to be submitted. The five categories are divided into Pharmacy, Engineering, Computer course, Architecture and Management Course. Students need to carefully submit the relevant form in the relevant category. 

Check Official Notice: OJEE 2020 Exam Schedule

The Committee is also responsible to conduct the Counselling process for Medicine, Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy, Homeopathic, Ayurvedic and Architecture in the Educational Institutions.

To make the OJEE 2020 Examination easy, the Government of Odisha has opened three exam centres outside the State and 21 exam centres inside the State. The three centres are opened in Ranchi, Bihar and Kolkata.

All the exam centres are to follow the social distancing guidelines to ensure the safety of candidates.

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