In the view of COVID crisis, the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination committee has released notice for special OJEE for admission to B.Tech programme. Now, no separate exam will be conducted for the B.Tech exam.
The official site says that since it is not conducive to conduct the ‘2nd/Special OJEE in this session because of the time constraint, it has been decided to conduct, as an integral part of OJEE -2020, a Special Entrance Examination for admission into 1st year B.Tech. courses.
This exam will be held to fill vacant seats left out after 1st phase OJEE counselling only for those students, who have not been/ are not able to appear in the JEE Main 2020 examination due to any reason.
The online application for the special OJEE exam began on May 12 and will conclude on May 31, 2020. The last date to pay application fee is June 5.
The entrance examination will be computer-based (CBT).
The detailed schedule for exam and admit card downloading will be notified in due course of time, after assessment of the situation after May 17.