Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Dec 20:
The last date of application for the JEE Main examinations, scheduled on April 4, has been extended to December 26, authorities of the Odisha Joint Entrance Examination (OJEE) said today.
The OJEE authorities said the students can apply online for the examinations through the JEE Main website www.jeemain.nic.in till December 26.
Till now, nearly 49,000 students from Odisha have applied for the JEE Main examinations.
The examinations would be held for admission in Engineering and Architecture in IIT, NIT and other top government technical institutes in the country, besides all government and private techincal colleges in the state.
Based on the recommendations of the policy planning committee, the ET & T department had recently decided to scrap the annual OJEE examinations conducted for admission to engineering collegs in the state and to participate in the all India JEE instead.
In Odisha, the examinations would be held at nine centres in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Angul, Sambalpur, Baleswar, Bhawanipatna, Brahmapur, Rourkela and Jeypore.