OJEE 2017

Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (Odisha JEE)

OJEE 2017

OJEEOJEE 2017 - The seat allotment result of special OJEE 2017 has been declared on August 13. Candidates can check the seat allotment result from the link below. The OJEE Board had earlier announced a special/ 2nd OJEE 2017 test to be held on August 10. Candidates could apply online for this round on August 6 & 7, 2017. Candidates filling the online aplication form of OJEE Special round were required to upload the scanned images of their recent photograph, signature and left thumb impression. This special or 2nd round of OJEE 2017 was for the vacant seats after the first round was held earlier. The board had declared the OJEE 2017 seat allotment result for the final round through JEE Main 2017 on July 23. Candidates were required to log in, download the allotment letter and pay the fees as per the stipulated schedule to complete their admission formalities. The result for OJEE 2017 seat allotment round 2 had been announced by the admission authorities. The candidates were required to fulfil the specified OJEE Eligibility Criteria 2017 and are offered seats to more than 50,000 seats in different government and private engineering colleges of Odisha, depending upon the category under which they fall, their JEE Main 2017 ranks as well as their preference of courses and colleges. B.Tech aspirants of Odisha can avail seats in about 109 colleges through the OJEE 2017 admission process. Check detailed information about all aspects of the OJEE 2017 Admission like the important dates to track the crucial events, what and how to fill the OJEE Application Form 2017.

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OJEE Important Dates 2017


OJEE Important Dates 2017 given below lists out the dates for various events including the date for the online registration and choice filling for OJEE 2017, withdrawal and allotment of seats, the second round of counselling, final allotment of seats. B.Tech aspirants can use them to track the important events for the OJEE admissions.


Important Dates for Special OJEE 2017

S. No.




Registration, Payment of application fee

August 6 &7, 2017


Download of the admit card for OJEE 2017 (special 2nd round)

August 8 till 10, 2017


Special OJEE 2017 entrance test

August 10, 2017


Result declaration

August 11, 2017


Download of rank card and choice filling

August 12, 2017


Seat allotment

August 13, 2017

OJEE 2017 Important Dates

S. No.




Registration, Payment of Counselling Fee, Choice Filling of OJEE 2017

June 14, 2017 (11:00 AM)


Display of Mock Allotment 

June 23, 2017 (4:00 PM)


Start of Choice Locking

June 25 to June 27, 2017


End of Registration, Payment of Counselling Fee and Locking of Choices

June 27, 2017 (11:59 PM)


Round 1 - Temporary Seat Allotment 

July 1, 2017 (4:00 PM)


Reporting at Nodal Centre for Document Verification and Payment of Admission Fees

July 5 to July 11, 2017 (10 AM to 5 PM)


Round 2 - Temporary Seat Allotment 

July 14, 2017 (4:00 PM)


Document Verification at Nodal Centre and Payment of Admission Fees

July 18 to July 20, 2017 (10 AM to 5 PM)


Withdrawal of Seat by Reporting at Nodal Centres

July 6 to July 20, 2017 (10 AM to 5 PM)


Final Allotment and Reporting to Final Allotted Institute 

July 23, 2017 


Reporting at Nodal Centres for Verification and Admission Fee Payment 

July 25, 2017 (10 AM to 5 PM)

Click here to check the OJEE Important Dates 2017 in detail.


OJEE Counselling 2017


Under OJEE Counselling 2017, candidates are allotted seats to different engineering programmes to the private and government colleges in Odisha, which have almost 50,000 seats. The Special OJEE Counselling 2017 will be on the basis of the ranks scored by the candidates in the special OJEE 2017 exam held on August 10. Candidates who have qualified in the exam were able to download their rank cards and apply for the OJEE special counselling on August 12, 2017. Candidates had to register online, make payment of counselling fees which is non-refundable and lock their choice of the programme after registering. The seat allotment result was announced the next day and candidates had to report to the allotted college for document verification and payment of admission fees.


The first round of counselling of OJEE was on the basis of the JEE Main 2017 scores of the candidates who had applied for the same. Candidates had to register, pay the fees and lock their choices.Therafter his/her documents were verified at the nodal centre and the seat was temporarily allotted. Candidates who failed to report for document verification or opt for the withdrawal option after the first round of counselling were not considered for auto upgradation in the second round.


Steps for online registration for OJEE Counselling (through JEE Main 2017)

S. No 

Steps for registration


Candidate must register online


Candidate must fill his choice of programme online


Payment of counselling fee of Rs 450 either through debit card, credit card, internet banking


Locking of Choices


Temporary Seat Allotment - Round 1 


Document Verification and Payment of Fees at Nodal Centre


Temporary Seat Allotment - Round 2 


Verification of Documents and Payment of Fees at Nodal Cenre


Withdrawal of seats by candidates


Final allotment and auto upgradation


Reporting at the allotted institute

OJEE Seat Allotment 2017


OJEE Seat Allotment 2017 for special or 2nd OJEE was declared on August 13. Candidates had to login and download the allotment letters to report to the college for document verification and fee payment. Allotment of seats was done on the basis of the merit and the options exercised by the candidates. Candidates had to register themselves and filled the choices of courses and colleges. Earlier, two rounds of temporary allotment were held, while the final round of allotment was declared on July 23 for JEE Main 2017 applicants who had applied for OJEE. Candidates who had been allotted seats had to report at the nodal centres for document verification and payment of fees (Rs. 10,000) for General Category candidates and Rs. 5,000 for SC/ST/PC candidates. The candidates are advised not to report at the allotted institute till the final allotment is over. Those candidates whose documents are not verified or withdraw their admission will be refunded for the admission fee. 


OJEE 2017 Admit Card (special round)


Candidates appearing for the OJEE 2017 special round /2nd round were able to download their admit card from August 8 to 10, 2017. They had to login and enter their application number as well as their password to be able to access their OJEE 2017 admit card and print the same to appear for the exam held on August 10, 2017. Candidates must remember to safe keep their admit card of OJEE Special round as it is required during counselling which was held on August 13, 2017 after the declaration of the seat allotment.


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OJEE Eligibility Criteria 2017


OJEE Eligibility Criteria 2017 mentions the age limits allowed for candidates applying for admission to the OJEE Participating Institutes 2017, requisite educational qualifications, reservation criteria, marks which the candidates must score in their 10+2 from recognised board and such. Candidates must meet all the specified eligibility criteria specified for OJEE 2017 to be eligible for the B.Tech admissions.


Eligibility Criteria for OJEE 2017





Qualifying Exam

Candidates must have passed 10+2 examination of CHSE, Odisha or equivalent with Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects along with one of the subjects specified


Pass percentage in qualifying exam

Each applicant must have passed each individual subject and must have obtained at least 45% marks in aggregate. SC/ST candidates must have obtained 40%


Subjects in qualifying exam

Compulsory subjects are: Physics and Mathematics as compulsory subjects

Optional subjects are Chemistry/ Biology/ Biotechnology/ Technical Vocational Subject/ Electronics/ Computer science/ Information Technology/ Geology/ Statistics

Language /  Physics / Mathematics/ Any One(Chem, Biology, Biotech, Technical Vocational Subject)/  Any Other Subject


Age Limit

There is no upper age limit but candidates must be 17 or above to be eligible for admissions


Marine Engineering

Candidates must score at least 60 per cent marks in their 10+2 with Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry

Candidates are required to score at least 50 per cent marks in English Language either in class 10th or 12 th standard.

Candidates should not be colour blind and must have vision 0f 6/12 in both eyes



Candidates aspiring to take admission in the architecture programme are required to clear the 10+2 exam of Council of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha or any other equivalent examination. It is mandatory for them to have Mathematics as a compulsory subject and must have scored at least 50 per cent aggregate in any five subjects taken together.

OJEE Application Form 2017


OJEE 2017 Application Form for the special round was available from August 6 to 7, 2017 (by 5 pm). Candidates must enter their persoanl and academic details and upload the scanned images as per the given specifications. They have to upload their recent photograph, signature and left thumb impression. They must pay the application fee of Rs 1000 online through net banking or Debit/Credit cards. Thereafter they must download and print the confirmation page. They are also required to choose a password for future logins in addition to giving details of a valid mobile number and email ID.


The OJEE Application form for the JEE Main 2017 applicants was available in online mode till June 27, 2017. All eligible candidates had to register for OJEE first before filling their OJEE Application Form. Since the application process is now over, the candidates can check the steps given below for reference. 


Step 1: Registration: In order to register for OJEE 2017, candidates are required to enter their date of birth and JEE Main 2017 roll number.


Step 2: Create Password:

  • Candidates must generate their own password. The specifications for the password are:

  • It must be between 8-13 characters long with at least one special, one upper case and one lower case character, one numeric value, e.g., [email protected]

  • The password will be case sensitive.

Step 3 - The candidate can log in directly with Roll Number as login ID and the generated password as Password

Step 4 - Verification of personal details: Candidates must verify the details generated on the basis of their JEE Main 2017

Step 5 - Payment of Fee: Candidates must pay Rs 450 as counselling fees online through Debit card/Credit card/Online banking

Step 6 - Choice filling and verification of documents: Candidates must fill their choices of courses and colleges to complete their OJEE Application process.

Candidates must fill in the requisite information and take a printout of the registration slip of OJEE 2017.


OJEE Cutoff 2017


Candidates who have applied for the B.Tech courses in Odisha can check the cutoff for the admissions to get an idea of the minimum scores considered for admissions. The minimum JEE Main 2017 score that will be used to consider the B.Tech admissions is the JEE Main 2017 cutoff. The cutoff marks will be determined by the authorities on the number of applicants, the seats available etc. Since the cutoff marks for the admissions are announced during the counselling, candidates can use the OJEE Cutoff 2016 for an idea of the type of JEE Main 2016 scores that were considered for the B.Tech admissions in Odisha for each category and branch wise. 


OJEE Participating Institutes 2017


OJEE Participating Institutes 2017 comprises of names of government and private institutes in Odisha which will admit candidates to various engineering programmes based on the scores of JEE Main 2017. Around 50,000 seats are available in 109 colleges and institutes that will take part in the OJEE Counselling.


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