Bhubaneswar: The results of the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination ( OJEE) has been declared on Wednesday.
The candidates can download their rank cards from the OJEE website (www.ojee.nic.in). All the candidates, who have been awarded ranks, can take part in OJEE counselling for admission to different technical/professional courses in Govt and Private colleges/Institutes of Odisha corresponding to their rank and other qualifying criteria.
As many as 49,360 candidates have appeared for the entrance examination which was held from September 6 to September 18, 2021. Of the 49, 360 candidates, 49,279 have been allotted ranks.
While Piyush Chanduka emerged as the B.Tech topper, Laxmi Priya Senapati secured the top position in B.Phram.
The exam was originally scheduled to be held in June. However, it was postponed in view of the Covid-19 pandemic situation.
The Entrance Examination was conducted in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode for all the courses.
This year, for the first time, Test Centres were set up in all the 30 districts of the Slate with total of 57 Test Centres in 30 cities of the state as well as 3 (three) cities outside Odisha, namely, Kolkata, Ranchi and Patna.
This year, total of 65,763 nos. of candidates registered for the examination, while 49,360 candidates (75 %) appeared on the test.