Consequent upon the provisions of the Odisha Professional Educational Institutions (Regulation of Admission and Fixation of Fee) Act,2007, the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Committee was formed on recommendation of Policy Planning Body with due approval by the Government ( Skill Development and Technical Education Department ) following the resolution no: I-TTE-45/2013-3842/ETET dated 04.07.2013 for the purpose of holding Common Entrance Examinations and conducting counselling process for admission to various Undergraduate / Postgraduate Level Professional Courses in the State of Odisha.
The endeavour of the OJEE Committee has always been directed towards conducting Entrance Examinations and providing a fair, transparent and single window admission process for various professional Undergraduate and Postgraduate level courses in the State adopting effective state-of-the-art technology.
For the 2020–2021 academic session, the Committee will conduct the Joint Entrance Examination for Undergraduate courses such as B.Pharm, Lateral Entry to B.Tech, Lateral Entry to B.Pharm and Postgraduate courses like MBA, MCA, M.Tech, M.Arch, M.Plan, M.Pharm, Lateral Entry to MCA and Integrated MBA in various Universities, Govt. Colleges and Self-Financed Institutes in the State.
Furthermore, the Committee will conduct the counselling-cum-admission process for admission to all the above mentioned courses in addition to the B. Tech, B. Arch. and B. Plan courses basing on the All India Rank of Odisha State candidates in the JEE (MAIN) - 2020.
The Committee is also responsible for conducting the counselling-cum-admission process for admission in MBBS, BDS, BAMS and BHMS courses in Universities, Govt. Colleges and Self-Financed Institutes in the State in a transparent manner basing on the All India Rank of Odisha State candidates in the NEET (UG) – 2020.