The Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) committee announced the extension of the last date for submitting the OJEE 2020 application for B.Tech Special. According to the latest notification released by the committee, the last date to submit the online application form for OJEE B.Tech 2020 is June 30, 2020. Furthermore, students are also given an additional time up to July 5, 2020 to make the online payment for the application fee.
Earlier, the last date for the submission of the Special B.Tech OJEE 2020 application was June 15, 2020. The decision for the extension in dates has been taken due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. The release date of the admit cards and the schedule for conducting the OJEE Special B.Tech 2020 will be released by the board after June 30, 2020.
Prior to filling out the application form, it is advised that the candidates thoroughly read through the rules and regulations mentioned in the information brochure available on the official website or in the link given below.
The application form for the OJEE Special B.Tech 2020 is available for interested candidates on the official website of the committee – ojee.nic.in or can be accessed by the direct link given below.
Steps to Submit OJEE Special B.Tech 2020 Application
- Visit the official website – ojee.nic.in
- On the homepage, click on the link “Application form for B.Tech (Special)”.
- In the new window, click on “New Registration”.
- Read the instructions and guidelines presented on the page. Check the box and click on “Click here to proceed”
- Fill in all the required details. Upload the photograph as per the requirements specified and make the necessary fee payment through one of the online modes of payment. Click on the “Submit” button.
- Take a print out of the final confirmation page for future reference.
About OJEE Special B.Tech Exam 2020
OJEE 2020 is conducted for candidates seeking admission into B.Tech/B.Pharm programmes as well as MCA, MBA, M.TECH/M.PHARM /M.ARCH /M.PLAN. However, B.Tech Special OJEE 2020 is a special entrance examination that is primarily conducted for those candidates who are seeking admission into the first year of engineering colleges within the state of Odisha and who were unable to appear for the JEE main exams 2020.
The exam is conducted to fill the vacant seats after the completion of the first round of OJEE counselling. This special exam will be conducted as part of the OJEE 2020 instead of a separate exam. Special B.Tech OJEE 2020 will be a computer based test consisting of 120 multiple choice type questions that will be conducted for a duration of 2 hours. Each correct answer is awarded 4 marks whereas for every wrong answer, 1 mark will be deducted and any unanswered question will be marked 0.