JEE mains to start tomorrow

Bhubaneswar: The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) mains conducted by Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) will be held in 76 centres across 9 cities in Odisha tomorrow.

Around 50,000 candidates from the State will appear for the entrance examination. The first session of the exam will start from 9:30 am till 12 noon while the second session of the test will be conducted from 2 pm to 4 pm.

As per the instructions of the Orissa High Court, the examination and admission process will be concluded by August 6, said Odisha JEE chairman Tushar Nath. The entrance will have negative marking system.

The test will be conducted in two sessions. In the first session, exams for BE and BTech will be conducted while examination for Architecture and Planning has been scheduled for the second session.