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OJEE 2023 - Exam Date (Out), Registration (Extended), Syllabus, Pattern, Latest Updates

Updated By Mahima Bahl on 21 Mar, 2023 10:24

Registration Starts On February 10, 2023

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About OJEE 2023

Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Authority has extended the application deadline of OJEE 2023 till March 31, 2023. The OJEE 2023 application form correction window will be open from April 1 to 2, 2023. The OJEE 2023 exam will be conducted from May 8 to 12, 2023. It is important to review the OJEE Eligibility Criteria 2023 before proceeding with the registration process. The OJEE 2023 process contains multiple steps such as registration, admit card, answer key, result, counselling and seat allotment. Once the application process is completed, the OJEE admit card 2023 will be issued. Once the exam is over, the OJEE result 2023 will be released and the counselling process will begin.

About OJEE Exam

OJEE, short for Odisha Joint Entrance Examination, is a state-level entrance exam. It is an entrance examination for admission to various  Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy, and related courses in the state. The examination body is responsible for conducting OJEE in the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Committee. Candidates seeking admission in B.Tech (lateral entry), B.Arch, B.Pharm (LE), MBA, MCA, M.Tech/ M Pharm/ M.Arch/ M.Plan/ M.Arch (Exe), Integrated M.Sc. courses in online mode can apply through

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OJEE 2023 Highlights

OJEE is one of the most well-known state-level entrance examinations for admission into various professional and academic programmes offered in several disciplines across the state of Orissa. Some important highlights from OJEE entrance exam 2023 are mentioned in the table below.



Exam name

Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE)

Conducting body


Exam level

State entrance examination

Exam frequency

Once a year

Exam mode




Courses offered

Undergraduate, Lateral Entry and Post Graduate

OJEE Conducting Body

The Odisha Joint Entrance Examination committee under the provisions of the Odisha Professional Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admission and Fixation of Fee) Act, 2007, organizes OJEE every year for the candidates who aspire to take admission in undergraduate and postgraduate programs offered under Science and Technology streams. These mostly include B.Pharm/ B.Tech (Lateral Entry)/ B.Pharm (Lateral Entry)/ PGAT for M Arch/ M.Tech/ M.Plan/ MCA/ M.Pharm/ MBA/ MCA (Lateral Entry)/ Integrated MBA (5 years) courses in various Government and Private engineering and management institutions of Orissa. 

OJEE 2023 Important Dates

A detailed OJEE 2023 exam schedule as per the official website contains the OJEE 2023 Application Form Release Date, Last Date to Apply for OJEE Application Form 2023, Availability of OJEE 2023 Admit Card, OJEE 2023 Exam Date for M.Tech, M.Arch, MCA/LE-MCA, M.Pharm, M.Plan, MBA, OJEE 2023 Result Date, etc. All the important dates regarding the OJEE 2023 is given in the table below - 



OJEE Official Notification 

February, 2023

OJEE 2023 Application Form Release Date

February 10, 2023

Last Date to Apply for OJEE Application Form 2023

March 31, 2023

Correction window

April 1 and 2, 2023

Availability of OJEE 2023 Admit Card

Third week of April, 2023

OJEE 2023 Exam Date for M.Tech, M.Arch, MCA/LE-MCA, M.Pharm, M.Plan, MBA

May 8 to 12, 2023

OJEE 2023 Result Date

First week of June, 2023

Special OJEE Application Form

To Be Notified

Special OJEE Admit Card

To Be Notified

Special OJEE Exam Dates

To Be Notified

Counselling Begins  (PG Courses)

To Be Notified

Counselling Begins  (UG Courses)

To Be Notified

OJEE Eligibility Criteria 2023

Before applying for OJEE 2023, candidates must review the OJEE 2023 eligibility criteria, which are regarded as the most crucial aspect that interested applicants must initially take into account while making their test preparation plans. The eligibility criteria establishes the standards that aspirant applicants must uphold in order to be accepted into the OJEE 2023 application process.

The majority of these standards concern the academic qualifications that any prospective candidate must hold. The qualifying requirements specify things like applicant nationality and age relaxation. In order to avoid having their applications for the test rejected or having their candidature cancelled, applicants must meet the OJEE 2023 eligibility requirements. The minimal requirements for OJEE 2023 eligibility are as follows:

  • In order to be admitted to undergraduate programmes, a candidate must have completed Class 12 from an accredited board
  • The applicant must hold a bachelor's degree, or its equivalent, in a relevant subject from an accredited university
  • To apply for lateral entry courses, a candidate must have finished a diploma or bachelor's degree in a suitable field

OJEE Application Form 2023

Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Authority has extended the last date to fill application form of OJEE 2023 till March 31. The registration process includes multiple steps such as registration, filling the application form, paying the requisite fee and submission of the form. It is advisable to review the OJEE eligibility criteria before applying, candidates who are found ineligible in the latest stages will have their candidature cancelled. The candidates have a chance to edit or correct their application forms before the deadline according to dates provided by OJEE Cell. The steps listed below must be followed by applicants in order to finish the OJEE Application Form:

  • Step 1: Visit the official OJEE website -
  • Step 2: After visiting the website, they must complete all of the fields. There must be further information, including the applicant's name, father's name, active phone number, correspondence address, permanent address, email address, and other details
  • Step 3: The candidate must provide a passport-sized photo of themselves as well as their signature in the format and size required
  • Step 4: Then, in line with the directions on the application form, they must upload the necessary papers.
  • Step 5: After uploading their papers, candidates must pay the application fee online
  • Step 6: The OJEE 2023 application fee can be paid at any time with a credit card, debit card, net banking, or e-challan

OJEE Syllabus 2023

The OJEE 2023 Syllabus contains information on the courses and areas covered in the Odisha Joint Entrance Exam. Candidates taking the OJEE entrance exam 2023 must be aware of the complete OJEE syllabus 2023 in order to prepare for the exam effectively. Because the exams for each course will be held independently, the syllabus for each test will be distinct. Knowing the OJEE 2023 curriculum will assist candidates in developing a preparation schedule that will allow them to complete their preparation on time.

OJEE 2023 Exam Pattern

The exam pattern of OJEE 2023 is one of the most important things that every applicant interested in this exam should be aware of. Authorities have released the OJEE 2023 exam pattern on its official website. Details such as the number of questions asked during the OJEE exam, the marks allocated to each category, the total marks, the examination method and the marking system are provided under the exam pattern OJEE 2023.

Exam Conducting Authority

OJEE Committee

Mode of Examination

Online (Computer Based Test)

Exam Duration

Varies from one course to another

Total Marks

Differs from course to course

Question Type

As per the requirement of the course (both subjective and objective)

Negative Marking

Not Applicable

Also Read: Check OJEE Detailed Exam Pattern

Admit Card of OJEE 2023

The OJEE admit card is a mandatory document that must be submitted to the exam center. After the registration period is over, the OJEE 2023 admit card will be made accessible on the official website. OJEE Admit Card 2023 details such as candidates' names, courses, test date, venue, and timing will all be provided. Candidates should confirm that all of the details are accurate. Students will not be allowed to enter the examination center if they do not have the hall ticket.The OJEE 2023 admit card has been released in online mode on the official website.

How to Download OJEE Admit Card 2023?

  • Visit the official website of OJEE -
  • Click on the link ‘Download OJEE Admit Card 2023’’
  • Then, the candidate must enter the application number and date of birth and proceed to login
  • Click on the 'Download OJEE 2023 admit card' button and the hall ticket will appear on the screen
  • Download or take a printout of the admit card for future reference

Details mentioned on OJEE 2023 Admit Card

Candidates must cross-check the following details as soon as they admit card is visible on screen

  • Candidate’s Name
  • Father's name
  • Address of the candidate
  • Date of birth and gender
  • Roll Number or Application Number
  • Chosen course
  • Exam date and time
  • Exam timings
  • Name and address and code of the test centre
  • Exam day instructions

Candidates must download their OJEE admit card and have a double copy in case they misplace it at the last moment. The students will not be allowed entry with the hall ticket

OJEE 2023 Exam Centres

Candidates who will apply for the OJEE 2023 exam can log in using their ID and password and change their OJEE exam centre if they wish to. However, only exam centres can be changed and any other information cannot be changed or edited. 

New OJEE 2023 Exam Centres:

The expected exam centres of OJEE 2023 are as follows:-

OJEE 2023 Exam Centres (Expected)































OJEE 2023 Exam Day Guidelines

  • Candidates must download their OJEE hall ticket and have a double copy in case they misplace it at the last moment. The students will not be allowed entry with the hall ticket
  • Students should check the details stated on the OJEE admit card 2023 before downloading it
  • Students are required to carry a valid ID photo on the day of the test. Photo ID can be any of the following - Voter ID, Aadhar Card / Photo Registration Number, Rating Card, Driver's License, PAN Card and Passport
  • Students under the PwD category are required to carry a PWD certificate and an admission card
  • Candidates must carry a passport-like photo attached to the confirmation slip
  • Students must pass instructions related to the examination center as stated on the OJEE consent card before appearing on the exam.
  • Students should carry a black / blue pen to do the hard work
  • The OJEE 2023 admit card must be signed by the candidate in the presence of the invigilator only
  • Candidates will need to bring two copies of the OJEE admit card 2023 and keep one copy of the admission card after the Invigilator has signed and certified it. They must keep it once the admission process has been completed

OJEE 2023 Result

Once the exam is over, the OJEE 2023 result will be released by the authorities as a rank card and merit list. To obtain their scorecard, candidates must log in using their roll number. The announcement of the OJEE result 2023 is likely to be in the third week of July, 2023. The authorities will also release a merit list along with the results. For various courses, the authorities will provide various merit lists. Candidates must print out their scorecards for future reference such as the counselling process. 

OJEE 2023 Counselling Process

OJEE 2023 counselling is an online mode process for final seat allotment. Candidates qualifying the exam can participate in OJEE counselling 2023 on basis of their ranks and schedule. OJEE board releases the final seat allotment after the counselling process.  Beginning in August 2023, OJEE 2023 counselling will be conducted online. All shortlisted candidates will be required to take part in the counselling process. Candidates will only be given admission once the counselling process is over. Candidates will select their desired course of study and college throughout the counselling process.

During counselling, authorities will also check the validity of the papers. Candidates must thus have the necessary documentation with them when they arrive for the counselling procedure. All JEE rank holders will be eligible to participate in the counselling process irrespective of their admission status.

OJEE 2023 Cutoff

The cutoff of OJEE 2023 will be declared after the announcement of the result of OJEE 2023. The participating colleges of OJEE 2023 will decide their individual cutoff scores which will get published by Orissa Joint Entrance Examination authority. The OJEE cutoff 2023 refers to the minimum marks required from the candidates for admission in the participating institutes of OJEE 2023. It is necessary for candidates to successfully get placed in the cutoff list in order to be eligible for further rounds of the selection process.

Options Other Than OJEE 2023

OJEE aspirants for B.Tech admissions must note that they have an option to appear for multiple engineering entrance exams other apart from OJEE. A student can apply for the state-level exam, i.e., OJEE, and national-level entrance exams such as JEE Main/ Advanced. On the other hand, there are various deemed universities in India, which conduct their own entrance exam for B.Tech admissions. For example, KIIT University (Odisha) conducts KITEE for B.Tech admissions. Similarly, there are various deemed universities in India for which the candidates can aspire for admission. However, if you are aspiring for admission under the state quota or concession seat, appearing for the state-level entrance exam is mandatory. Deemed universities also offer tuition waivers or scholarships for top rank holders of the entrance exam. 

Here is the list of various other entrance exams that Odisha B.Tech aspirants can take apart from OJEE -

JEE Main 2023

Earlier JEE Main used to be known as the All India Engineering Entrance Examination (AIEEE). Only if the applicants managed to make a place among the top 1.5 lac candidates, then they could proceed for JEE Advanced 2023. 

JEE Main 2023 Eligibility Criteria 

Candidates must have qualified the Class 12 examination with five relevant science stream subjects.

In order to be able to appear for the entrance examination, the candidates must have secured 75% marks and the reserved category candidates must have 65% in class 12 aggregate. 

JEE Advanced 2023

The JEE Advanced is a gateway for 10,000 candidates to secure seats in Engineering Institutes pan India. This JEE Advanced is considered to be the most difficult entrance examination at the national level. 

Eligibility Criteria for JEE Advanced 2023

Candidates will have to rank among 1,50,000 candidates of JEE Main 2023. 


Birla Institute of Technology and Science Admission Test (BITSAT) has a similar difficulty level to JEE Advanced. So the same preparation can be utilized to appear for BITSAT 2023. 

Eligibility Criteria for BITSAT 2023

Candidates who have a 75% aggregate in class 12 with Physics, Chemistry, and Maths combination will be eligible to appear for this examination. 

The candidates must have scored 60% marks in each of the subjects individually in Class 12. 

After appearing for the above-mentioned examinations the applicants would again be able to appear for OJEE 2023. Apart from these national-level engineering entrance examinations, the applicant can also appear for several state-level examinations. 

Contact Details

Address: Odisha Joint Entrance Examination- JEE Cell, Gandamunda, Khandagiri, DIST- Khordha. Bhubaneswar -751030

Phone number: 0674-3242455


Important Dates

OJEE 2023 Important EventsDates
Registration Date 10 Feb to 31 Mar, 2023

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FAQs about OJEE

What is the last date to fill the application form of OJEE 2023?

The last date to fill the OJEE 2023 application form is March 20, 2023.


Will the OJEE 2023 exam be conducted in pen paper mode?

No, the OJEE exam 2023 is a computer based exam.

How many questions will be asked in the OJEE question paper 2023 for MCA and Lateral Entry MCA?

The question paper shall contain 120 questions, which will be divided into two sections. The candidates will be given 2 hours (120 minutes) to solve the OJEE 2023 question paper for MCA and LE MCA.


Is the OJEE 2023 Admit Card sent via email?

The candidates must note that the admit card of OJEE 2023 will not be sent via email or post. Applicants are required to download it from the official website by clicking on the OJEE Admit Card 2023 Download Link given on the homepage.


What is the eligibility criteria for MCA course through OJEE 2023?

A candidate must have cleared bachelor's degree in any stream with a minimum of 3 years of duration with Mathematics as a mandatory subject in 10+2 or graduation level with minimum 50% marks (45% for reserved category candidates).

Related Questions

When will be the OJEE result published?

-Soumya ranjan SethyUpdated on November 25, 2020 12:39 PM
  • 2 Answers
Diksha Sharma, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

The OJEE exam was conducted from October 12th to 19, 2020, and the results are expected to be released soon. The official dates for OJEE Result have not been out yet and you are advised to stay updated with College Dekho and the official website to get the dates as soon as they are out.

You can also fill the Common Application Form on our website for admission-related assistance. You can also reach us through our IVRS Number - 1800-572-9877.


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