Application for Special OJEE in Odisha extended to Jul 10

Authorities of the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) today extended the last date of application for Odisha Special OJEE -2015 to July 10.

The authorities had earlier announced June 22 as the last date of application.

This was informed by OJEE chairman Tusharkant Nath.

He said that the students would get their admit card from the OJEE website ( from July 10 while the results and the ranking will be announced simultaneously on July 27.

The examination for 90 marks will be held between 9 AM and 11 AM. Question papers will comprise multiple questions for 30 marks each from Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics.

Students have been asked to report at the examination centres 30 minutes before the commencement of the test.

Odisha High Court had asked the OJEE to conduct Special OJEE test-2015 for the remaining seats after the admission of the JEE main qualified students in the B.Tech streamsThe directive of the court had come in response to a writ petition filed by the Odisha Private Engineering College Association (OPECA) alleging that a large number seats in the private colleges would remain vacant otherwise.

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