OJEE Eligibility Criteria 2018

OJEE Eligibility CriteriaOJEE Eligibility Criteria 2018 – The OJEE Board has released the OJEE 2018 eligibility criteria for all candidates planning to apply for the admission process. By going through the OJEE eligibility criteria 2018, prospective candidates can confirm their eligibility and apply for admission. Candidates who do not meet the eligibility criteria of OJEE 2018 though shouldn’t apply, because they will not be considered for admission. The OJEE 2018 eligibility criteria will contain guidelines regarding age limit, academic qualification, minimum marks in qualifying examination and subject combination, that candidates have to meet to be considered for admission. Candidates are expected to have passed their qualifying or equivalent exam with minimum 45% marks. Also, candidates with JEE Main scores only should apply as OJEE admission will be based on scores of the national-level entrance exam. Go through the rest of the article to read in detail different parameters of OJEE 2018 eligibility criteria.

Latest: OJEE 2018 Application Form is now available

 

OJEE Eligibility Criteria 2018

 

Candidates need to check the OJEE 2018 eligibility criteria before they proceed to fill the application form; this way the candidate will not have to go through all the trouble if/her application form is rejected. The OJEE eligibility criteria 2018 which encompasses items like age limit, qualifying exam passed and minimum marks, and also nationality are discussed in detail below.

 

OJEE 2018 Eligibility Criteria

 

Nationality: The candidate needs to be an Indian citizen. NRIs and persons of Indian origin can also apply but they will only be considered for supernumerary seats.

 

Qualifying Exam: The candidate must have passed 10+2 conducted by Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE), Odisha or an equivalent exam

 

Marks in the Qualifying exam: The candidate must have scored a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate in the qualifying exam in accordance with OJEE eligibility criteria 2018. In case of SC and ST candidates, the minimum requirement is 40% marks.

 

Subjects combination in Qualifying Exam: As per OJEE 2018 eligibility criteria, the candidate needs to have the subject combination given in the table below.

Qualifying Exam

Compulsory Subjects

Any one of these subjects

10+2 or equivalent exam

  • Mathematics

  • Physics

  • Language

 
  • Biology

  • Chemistry

  • Biotech

  • Electronics

  • Computer Science

  • Statistics

  • Geology

  • IT

  • Technical Vocational Subjects

It must be noted that the candidate needs to pass each of these subjects individually.

 

Age Limit: There is no age limit for applying to OJEE 2018

 

Qualification in JEE Main 2018: Admission to B.Tech courses in engineering colleges in Odisha will be through JEE Main 2018 scores. Candidates will be shortlisted and called for counselling based on their JEE Main rank.

 

OJEE Eligibility criteria for TFW:

  • TFW scheme applies to all technical institutions approved by AICTE

  • Candidates whose parents’ annual income is less than Rs. 6 lakhs (Rupees six lakh only) from all sources will be considered under this scheme. To avail the benefits of these scheme, candidates must submit income certificate for the current year issued by local Tahasildar (Appendix - VII) during document verification.

  • The waiver will cover only the tuition fee as approved by Odisha Government Fee Committee for self-financing Institutions and by the Government for Government Institutions. All other expenses will have to be borne by the beneficiary.

  • The candidate has to be a native of Odisha and submit proof of Resident/Nativity Certificate (Appendix-I) in original at time of document verification from concerned Revenue Officer not below than Tahsildar.

OJEE 2018 Reservation Criteria:

Category

Reservation

Scheduled Caste

8%

Scheduled Tribe

12%

Physically Challenged

3%

Green Card

5%

Tuition Fee Waiver

5% (Supernumerary)

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Srabani Sumana JenaLast Seen: 13 hours 30 min agoJoined on: 20-Jun-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Hi My nephew has got 114000 rank in JEE Main 2018. Could you please tell whether he can get into govt colleges or NITs? If yes which college

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Hrishikesh GadekarLast Seen: 12 hours 50 min agoJoined on: 12-Apr-2016Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

With this rank it is very difficult to get admission in any college if you are from GEN category. There are almost no chances.

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debabrata dehury 20 hours ago

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Debabrata DehuryLast Seen: 19 hours 30 min agoJoined on: 20-Jun-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

What is the procedure for admission

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Nitesh Sharma 19 hours ago

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Nitesh SharmaLast Seen: 10 hours 46 min agoJoined on: 29-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

hey

you can go to the link below to get all the detailsof ojee admissio procedure

https://engineering.careers360.com/articles/ojee-counselling

Good Luck :)

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SADHAN MISHRA 9 days ago

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SADHAN MISHRALast Seen: 1 week 1 day agoJoined on: 11-Jun-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

I HAVE GENERAL RANK 411 IN OJEE LETERAL ENTRY I CAN GET GOV.COLLEGE IN METALLURGY

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ROUNAK BHATTACHARYYALast Seen: 4 days 8 hours agoJoined on: 29-Apr-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Ya ofcourse. 

Congratulations for such a good rank. You will surely get good government college

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Arpit KhandelwalLast Seen: 2 days 16 hours agoJoined on: 03-Oct-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Is outside Orissa state candidate also applicable for ojee counselling

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Minshul Gupta 5 days ago

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Minshul GuptaLast Seen: 10 hours 12 min agoJoined on: 18-May-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: In Graduation

yes you out od=f state can aslo apply for ojee counseling you just have to give the exam and fllow the furthe procedure. all the best . have a great future ahead.

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Jaladurgam NaveenLast Seen: 5 days 9 hours agoJoined on: 23-May-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

I am from AP.can i write odisha jee to get seat in iiit bhubaneshwar

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raaja jahnavi 6 days ago

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Raaja JahnaviLast Seen: 7 hours 17 min agoJoined on: 11-Jun-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
hi naveen, thankyou for approaching us . below given is the eligibility list to apply for OJEE. if you have all those eligibilities then you can surely write the exam.Nationality: The candidate n...Read More

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