Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Board (OJEEB) conducts OJEE MBA entrance exam to admit students for Management programmes at Universities, Government Colleges and Self-financed institutions in Odisha. Around 67 B-schools in the state accept Odisha JEE MBA scores.

Candidates belonging only to the state of Odisha are considered for admission at the government B-schools. Candidates across India are eligible for the MBA admission at the private B-schools of Odisha. The state level exam is held in paper-pencil mode.

Important Dates

  • Start of Applications: January, 2020

  • Last Date to Apply: March, 2020

  • Date of Exam: May, 2020

Eligibility Criteria 

A graduate (in any discipline) of minimum three years’ duration from any university or a recognised institute or university outside Odisha but accredited by either UGC or AICTE. The minimum passing marks, in this case, must be 50 per cent marks (45 per cent in case of aspirants belonging to SC/ST category) at the qualifying exam.

The final year student pursuing undergraduate studies is also eligible to apply for OJEE MBA. There is no prescribed age limit for applying.

Exam Pattern

The exam is paper-pencil based, with 120 objective multiple choice questions carrying four marks each. The questions are divided into five sections - Verbal Reasoning, Analytical Reasoning, General Knowledge, Comprehension and Computer and Business Fundamentals. 

Each section carries a varying number of questions (ranging from 10 to 40) out of the total of 120 questions. There is negative marking of one mark for each wrong answer. The total exam duration is two hours.

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