OJEE MBA 2019 – OJEE or Odisha Joint Entrance Examination is basically the entrance examination that falls under state level. This exam is conducted with an objective to offer admission in various courses like Ayurveda/ Pharmacy/ Homeopathy/ Integrated MBA (5 YEARS)/ Lateral Entry of Engineering/Technology/MBA/M.TECH/MCA/M.ARCH/M.PHARMA/M PLAN. The Odisha state government takes the accountability to organize this exam every year. The admission in the above-mentioned courses will be provided by a wide range of government and private colleges and state universities. The admission into MBBS or BDS will be given on the basis of NEET score and for B.Tech, JEE Main score will be considered.
In this article, we will throw some light on the exam details of OJEE MBA 2019. Right from the important dates, events, eligibility, pattern and registration to the tips for preparation, result, admit card, counseling and frequently asked questions, this content has everything useful in it for the candidates.
OJEE MBA Exam Dates 2019
The tentative dates and the events are mentioned below. The applicants should remember the same and prepare accordingly for OJEE MBA 2019:
|OJEE MBA 2019 Events||Dates (2019)|
|Starting date of application form||First week of February|
|Last date to submit application form||Last week of March|
|Downloading of admit card||Third week of April|
|Date of Examination||Second week of May|
|Announcement of result||First week of June|
|Counseling commencement||Third week of June|
OJEE MBA Registration process 2019
The candidates are allowed to access the process of registration of OJEE MBA 2019 by downloading the brochure of information from the official website of OJEE. In order to know the guidelines of filling the application form 2019, the candidates will have to go through the below mentioned steps:
- The candidates have to visit the online portal of OJEE to complete the process of registration.
- The application form will be uploaded on the website from the first week of February 2019. The candidates get the time to fill the application form till the last week of March 2019. After that, the registration will be closed.
- In the application form, the candidates will have to mention their personal details and academic details and upload the latest photograph, signature and the impression of left hand thumb.
- The application fee of amount Rs. 1500 needs to be submitted by the applicant through online banking, debit card or credit card. The candidates can also deposit the fee amount through SBI challan.
- Note that the application fee will be non refundable.
The eligibility criteria to apply in OJEE MBA 2019 are mentioned below. Note that eligibility is a very significant factor and it should be read before appearing in this entrance test. The candidates who are not eligible as per the prescribed norms by the authority cannot be able to appear in the exam at any cost.
Education Qualification – The candidates need to have qualified the graduation degree from any reputed university of Odisha or some other acclaimed University as defined by UGC/AICTE. The minimum duration of the course should be three years. Those who have attained the bachelor’s degree for four or five years from the stream of technology, engineering, pharmacy or architecture are also allowed to apply for this exam. As far as the criteria of minimum marks are concerned, the general candidates need to have 50% marks and the SC or ST candidates should possess 45% of marks in their graduation course.
Age Limit – The good news for all the OJEE aspirants are that there is no age limit or bar defined by the conducting authorities to get admission in Integrated MBA or other MBA programs.
Domicile – The candidate should carry the domicile of Odisha if they aspire to nurture their management career from Odisha University.
The OJEE exam pattern will be different for every course. But here we will discuss about the MBA program only. Find below the details of the exam pattern:
Mode of Exam
The exam will be conducted via offline mode where the pen and paper is used by the candidate to solve the examination. There is also the answer sheet that needs to be tick marked with correct answer.
Medium of paper
The examination paper will be in English language only.
The exam duration for OJEE MBA 2019 is 2 hours. The applicants will have to finish their paper in this time limit only.
Type of Questions
There will be objective type questions in the examination paper with four options. The candidates will have to pick the correct one.
Number of Questions
There are total 120 questions in the exam paper.
For every right answer, the candidate will be given 4 marks.
For every wrong answer, there is the provision of negative marking and one mark will be cut for the same.
The questions are distributed in the five sections as mentioned in the tabular form:
|Topic||Number of Questions|
|Computer and Basic Fundamentals||10|
The whole syllabus for each and every course will be given by the OJEE conducting authority in the brochure. For OJEE MBA exam, the syllabus will contain the subjects like General Knowledge, Comprehension, Verbal and analytical reasoning, Computer and Basic Fundamentals etc. The applicants are suggested to first read the syllabus of the exam and all the topics covered in it and then make efforts to study well in a routine manner.
OJEE MBA Admit Card 2019
The admit card for OJEE MBA 2019 will be released by the authority on its official website. The candidates will get the opportunity to access the admit card from the third week of April 2019.
The candidates need to print and carry two copies of the admit card where one copy will be signed by the exam invigilator as an acknowledgment to permit the candidate inside the hall. In case, the admit card information is not correct and the candidate wants to modify the same, he or she can connect with the officials at OJEE office before the last week of April 2019.
Result of OJEE MBA 2019 will be announced via online mode. It will be available in the first week of June 2019. In order to assign the ranks to the candidates, the authority releases rank card on the basis of score in the examination. The candidates if want can easily get that rank card by visiting the official web portal of OJEE and downloading the same from the given link.
The exam conducting authority prepares a separate merit list for all the selected candidates on the grounds of OJEE MBA 2019 results. The applicants are free to choose the college of their own choice as per the rank in the merit list.
There is the process of centralized counseling that will be held for OJEE MBA 2019 on the basis of the merit list. The counseling of OJEE MBA 2019 will be started form the third week of June 2019. There is also the provision of online or web based counseling which will be organized in order to allot the seats to the selected candidates.
The conducting authority will publish the separate brochure of counseling brochure and this will happen before the starting of the process for admission. The candidates are suggested to read the instructions attentively and then go for counseling procedure else they will miss out certain important points.
Frequently asked Questions or FAQ’s
Question: Is there the availability of OJEE MBA 2019 application form offline?
Answer: No, the candidate cannot get the form offline as it will be published by the authority on its official website only.
Question: How can I verify the status of my application?
Answer: You may go to the official web portal of OJEE and check the status of your application by entering the registration number or application number and password that was generated at the time of registration.
Question: Is there any clause of getting the application fee back if the candidate is not able to appear in the examination hall?
Answer: Not at all as the amount of application fee is non-refundable.
Question: Is there any option to modify the information filled online in application form?
Answer: If the candidate has completed the process of registration and submitedt the application form, he or she is not permitted or given chance to make any changes in future.
Question: Can the students from other states apply for this exam?
Answer: No, the students who belong to some other state of the country cannot appear in this exam.
Question: Can I go for lateral entry in B.Tech?
Answer: Yes, by appearing in OJEE 2019 you can be able to get admission in lateral entry of engineering.
Question: What will be the mode of OJEE MBA 2019 examination?
Answer: The mode of examination will be offline where pen and paper is being used by the candidates to solve the questions. The mode is also called as OMR.