The application submission date for the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) 2021 has been extended in view of the surge in Covid-19 cases in the State.
The last date to apply for OJEE has been extended from May 15 to June 15.
"In view of the lockdown declared by the Govt. to check the spread of COVID -19 (coronavirus), it is hereby announced that the last date for submission of online application forms for all the courses under OJEE 2021 is extended up to 15.06.2021 and the last date for fee payment up to 17.06.2021," read the official notification.
The detailed schedule regarding revised dates of downloading of Admit Cards and of the Examination will be notified in due course of time, on assessment of the situation after 15.06.2021 only, it added.
"All concerned are advised not to be unduly worried, but to abide, for the time being, by all the preventive measures laid down, from time to time, by various government agencies to check the spread of coronavirus, and visit the official websites of OJEE regularly for updated information," read the statement.
OJEE is conducted for admissions into various B.Pharm/MBA, MCA, M.Tech, M.Arch, Integrated MBA, and lateral entry to B.Tech, B.Pharma courses both in government and private universities as well as colleges in Odisha.