OJEE 2019 – The exam dates for Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) is May 12, 2019. The application forms will start in the first week of January 2019 and the last date to apply is March 25, 2019. However, these dates have been reported by various newspaper and TV reports and are subjected to change. The exam is being conducted for admission in B.Tech lateral entry. The admission to B.Tech courses will be done on the basis of JEE Main 2019 scores. For details like eligibility criteria, application process, exam pattern, syllabus, preparation tips, and many other details keep reading below.

OJEE 2019 – Odisha JEE 2019

Recently, OJEE Chairman, Sudip Kumar Chand, in a Policy Planning Board meeting, the tentative dates of OJEE 2019 have been decided. Now candidates must note that UG admission in the colleges of Odisha will be on the basis of JEE Main 2019 only. Therefore click here to know all about JEE Main 2019. But, candidates looking for M.Tech or B.Tech Lateral Entry admissions, note the OJEE 2019 Important Dates from below.

OJEE 2019 Important Dates (tentative)
Start of the application process 1st week of Jan 2019
Application end date 25 Mar 2019
Admit Card 20 Apr 2019
Examination May 12, 2019
Result 1st week of Jun 2019
Counselling starts 2nd week of Jun 2019
Counselling ends 4th week of Jun 2019

OJEE 2019 will be conducted in the offline mode. To appear in the examination candidates need to register online, fill the application online, and collect the admit card for examination in the online mode only. Therefore to know the details on how to complete the process and how to prepare for OJEE 2019, scroll down.

OJEE 2019 Admission Process- Complete Guide

Following the flow given below candidates can complete the OJEE 2019 Admission without any error. Moreover, candidates need to know each step in details. All the steps mentioned below must be completed as per the schedule available on this page above. Thus to know how to go about the entire process candidates can read below.

OJEE 2019

OJEE 2019 Eligibility Criteria

Following are the required criteria for OJEE 2019 Admission. Before starting the application fill up process, candidates must read and understand the criteria and then apply for OJEE 2019. Comment below if you want any help in understanding the eligibility criteria.

Age Limit: There is no age limit to appear in OJEE 2018, however, the minimum age limit is 17 years. For Lateral Entry in B.Tech (Marine Engineering), there is a maximum age limit, which is 22 years.

Educational Qualification: The following table shows the education qualification various engineering programmes for which OJEE 2018 will be conducted:

Programmes Qualifying Marks Qualifying Examination and Subject
General  SC/ST
B.Tech 45%  40% Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects and any one of Chemistry, Biology, Biotech, Technical Vocational Subject, Electronics, CS, IT, Statistics, Geology)
B.Tech (L.E.)  45%  40% Diploma
B.Tech (L.E.) Marine Engineering  55%  55% Diploma in Marine, Mechanical, Electrical, Electrical and Electronic
M.Tech 50% 45% Must have obtained Bachelor’s Degree in the respective course.

OJEE 2019 Application Form

While starting the application form fill up process of OJEE 2019, candidates must keep in mind the following points:

  • There are 6 types of OJEE 2019 Application Form available: A, B, C, D, E, F.
  • Candidates have to choose one correct form as per the course they are applying for.

Form A is for Lateral Entry to B Tech (for Diploma in Engg. students) and Lateral Entry to B Tech ( B. Sc. Students).

Form D is for M Tech, M Tech (Part Time course for working personnel).

OJEE 2019 Application Process

Following steps will lead to the completion of OJEE 2019 Online Application Form fillup process:

  1. Register Online – Click Here
  2. Login with the login credentials
  3. Fill the application form
  4. Upload photograph, signature, and left-hand thumb impression
  5. Payment
  6. Print Out of the confirmation page

Application Fee

The application fee for OJEE 2019 depends on the type of the course the candidate is applying for. Thus, for B.Tech (LE) and for M.Tech courses the application fee is Rs. 1000/-.

Mode of Payment: The candidates need to choose either of the following modes to make payment:

  1. Online Mode- Debit Card/Credit Card/Net Banking
  2. Offline Mode- SBI e-Challan

OJEE 2019 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern is important. Candidates who wish to appear in OJEE 2019, will be needing the exam pattern to plan out a strategy according to the marking scheme, marks distribution, duration of the examination and also the subjects. Therefore, we have presented the examination pattern of OJEE 2019 below for the aspiring candidates:

Mode of the Examination: Offline (OMR Sheet will be provided)

Type of Questions: MCQs

Marking Scheme: +4 for each correct answer, -1 for each wrong answer.

Programme Number of questions Time of Examination
B.Tech Lateral Entry
  • Engineering Maths- 40
  • Engineering Mechanics- 40
  • Basic Electrical Engineering- 40

Total: 120

2 Hours
  • Branch questions- 60
  • Engineering Mathematics- 20
  • Arithmetic & Logical reasoning- 10

Total: 90

2 Hours

OJEE 2019 Preparation

So now the most important question! How to prepare for OJEE 2019? Many might say this examination is not as difficult as JEE Main, BITSAT or JEE Advanced. Indeed, it isn’t. But, nothing comes easy without preparations and a proper study plan. Be it any level of examination, preparation is a must. Thus, candidates who wish to crack OJEE 2019, read below to know the important OJEE 2019 Preparation Resources. Get the OJEE 2019 syllabus, Important Books, Previous Years Question Papers, a study timetable and preparation tips.

OJEE 2019 Preparation Tips:

  1. Know about the Examination — Pattern, Marking Scheme, Duration.
  2. Set a Goal — How much to prepare for the available time, make a timetable, prioritise the important topics.
  3. Be your own guide — Keep analysing and judging your preparations. Only you know your true potentials.
  4. Revise Regularly — Revise the important topics in regular interval. Mark the topics you are weak in and then practice them on a regular basis.

OJEE 2019 Important Books

Here are a few important books that will help with OJEE 2019 preparations. it is important to have good reference books for preparations. There are many books in the market, and therefore candidates often remain confused. Thus we have compiled the lost of most helpful books.

OJEE 2019 Admit Card

The OJEE 2019 application Form will be available on the official website. Candidates who will be successful in submitting the application form without any error will be eligible for the OJEE 2019 Admit Card download process. Also, you must note that 2 copies of the downloaded admit card is a must. Out of the 2 copies, invigilators at the exam center will retain one and other will be returned to the candidates.

If any mistake is found in the admit card it must be brought to the notice of the conducting body in the stipulated time duration.

OJEE 2019 Answer Key

Here is all you need to know about OJEE 2019 Answer Key:

  • The conducting body will release the OJEE Answer Key 2019 on the official website, few days after the examination.
  • With the help of the answer key, the candidates will be able to predict their scores prior to the declaration of the result.
  • Using the marking scheme the candidates can calculate their scores and have a rough estimate of their scores.
  • The official answer key will contain all the correct answers to all the questions asked in the examination.

OJEE 2019 Result

The conducting body will announce the OJEE 2019 result in the form of merit list and rank card. Candidates need to log in using their roll number to access their rank card. This rank card is to be produced during the time of counselling.

The result will contain the rank of the candidates in OJEE 2019. If the candidate wishes to know the subject wise scores then they have to make a written request enclosing a demand draft of a certain amount and send it to the concerned authorities.

OJEE 2019 Counselling

Candidates who will be called for the counselling rounds on the basis of the merit list must appear as per schedule. Thereafter candidates have to complete the document verification process, fee payment and other important admission facilities in person. The counselling schedule is announced after the declaration of the result on the official website.

OJEE Seat Matrix

Below is the previous year seat matrix of OJEE. This year the matrix may change, thus this data is only for reference purpose.

About Odisha Joint Entrance Examination committee

The conducting body of OJEE is Odisha Joint Entrance Examination committee. The Committee will conduct the Joint Entrance Examination for admission to Undergraduate Courses in (Lateral Entry) Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy, Postgraduate course like MBA, MCA, (Lateral Entry) MCA, MTECH, MPLAN, MARCH, MPHARM, and Int. MBA in Universities, Govt. Colleges and Self-financed Institutes in the State. The Committee is also responsible to conduct the Counselling cum Admission process for Medicine, Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy, Homeopathic, Ayurvedic and Architecture in Universities, Govt. Colleges and Self-Financed Institutes in the State in a transparent manner. The most important thing to note is that the admission to B.Tech and B.Arch courses will be done on the basis of JEE Main 2019 performance of the candidates.


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