Odisha Jee Eligibility Criteria 2020


Odisha JEE Eligibility Criteria 2020, the authorities conducting Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Board has released the OJEE 2020 eligibility criteria along with the official brochure. Odisha JEE / OJEE 2020 eligibility criteria are the conditions which every applicant has to fulfil in order to be considered for admission.

Odisha JEE 2020 eligibility criteria comprises of age, educational qualification, nativity and other important conditions. The candidates who does not fulfil the Odisha JEE / OJEE eligibility criteria 2020 will not be considered for admission and their candidature is liable to be considered during any time of application process.

Odisha JEE / OJEE 2020 admission in participating institutes is through JEE Main. Candidates not having JEE Main score are required to appear for Odisha JEE exam.

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Admission Criteria in B.Tech in Odisha JEE

To take admission in B.Tech course in Odisha, the candidates must have given JEE Main as its score is important criteria and is given higher preference. They need to have a valid JEE Main score in order to be considered for admission.

The board conducts an additional exam which is Odisha JEE / OJEE 2020 for filling the vacant seats left out after the first phase OJEE counselling only for those candidates, who have not been able to appear in the JEE Main 2020 examination due to any reason.

Admission is through a centralised online counselling on the basis of merit of JEE Main score / OJEE score. Odisha JEE authority will release a separate notification for both mode of admission and a separate merit list will be prepared for admission.

Eligibility Criteria For ODISHA JEE 2020

Odisha JEE / OJEE 2020 detailed eligibility criteria is provided below for the candidates to refer and confirm all the conditions which need to be fulfilled in order to be considered for admission.

Nationality: Important details regarding nationality:

  • The candidate must be Indian citizens in order to be eligible for admission.
  • The candidate who is either an NRI or PIO can also apply for admission but there admission will only be for supernumerary seats.

Age: Odisha JEE 2020 has no restriction in age for applying to except for B.Tech Marine Engineering which is maximum 22 years at the time of admission.

Educational Qualification: Odisha JEE admission criteria-

  • Class 12th or its equivalent examination from any school in Odisha or outside state.
  • Subjects: Physics, Mathematics and one language as compulsory subjects along with Chemistry or any other course.
  • Minimum aggregate of 45% marks in their qualifying examination. The candidates of reserved category have to score 40% marks.

Odisha JEE Reservation Criteria 2020

Odisha JEE 2020 reservation criteria is mentioned below. OJEE 2020 admission is strictly in accordance to the reservation policy stated by the government:

Scheduled Caste8%
Scheduled Tribe12%
Physically Challenged5%
Green Card5%
Tuition Fee Waiver5% (Supernumerary)
Outlying Odia (OL)3% (Only in government institutes)


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