OJEE-Orissa Joint Entrance Examination 2019 Exam Pattern

Last Updated - January 18 2018

OJEE 2019 or Orissa Joint Entrance Examination 2019 is an offline exam organized for admissions to different undergraduate, Lateral Entry, and PG courses into different participating institutes. OJEE 2019 is organized every year in the month of May. It is conducted by the Odisha Joint Entrance Board.

OJEE 2019 includes 3 sessions wherein each session consists of various tests bearing various subjects and formats. Aspirants must cautiously check the sessions that have the subjects necessary for admission into their particular course.

OJEEE 2019 1st session is a 2-hour examination organized in the morning (9 a.m. to 11.00 a.m.) comprising 120 multiple choice questions. The medium of the questions in English. It includes 60-90 questions, based on the course/subject aspirants are appearing for. The 2nd session is a 1-hour examination organized in the afternoon (12 p.m. The medium of the examination is English. to 1 p.m.).

The 3rd session is organized in the afternoon and is divided into 2 slots. Every right response is honored with 4 marks and 1 mark is deducted for every wrong response. The marking scheme of OJEE 2019 is common for all the sessions. Aspirants must appear for the suitable slot that has their particular course concerned subjects. Aspirants can find all important information regarding OJEE 2019 Exam Format, Syllabus, Important instructions further in the article.

OJEE Exam Format 2019 Highlights

Number of Papers1 (3 sessions)
Question paper typeObjective
Exam LanguageEnglish
Marking Scheme+4 marks for every accurate response -1 mark for every inaccurate response

OJEE Exam Format 2019 in Detail

OJEE is organized in 3 sessions with each session consisting of various tests for various subjects. Here is the detailed exam format for all the three sessions.

OJEE 2019 Exam Format Session 1

  • OJEE Session 1 is held between 9.00 a.m. to 11.00 a.m. at the issued exam center
  • Maximum marks that an aspirant can score are 480.
  • Aspirants get 2 hours in total to clear the paper.
  • The question paper consists of 120 objective type questions and is held in the offline method.
  • This session organizes paper for Physics and Chemistry (for B.Pharm/BHMS/BAMS) MBA Program and LE Diploma Courses
  • Course wise exam format is given below for this session.


SubjectNumber of Questions
Biology- Zoology30
Biology- Botany30


SubjectNumber of Questions
Verbal Reasoning40
Analytical Reasoning40
General Knowledge10
Computer and Business Fundamentals10

OJEE 2019 Exam Format Session 2

  • The exam is organized in offline method with English as the medium.
  • Course wise exam format is given below for this session.
  • Questions paper consists of 60-90 questions depending upon your course and subject
  • Session 2 for OJEE is held between 12.00 p.m. to 01.00 p.m.
  • Session 2 is organized for courses including Mathematics (for B.Pharm/BHMS/BAMS) LE B.Sc Engineering (+3 Sc.) LE B.Pharm Integrated MBA (5 years) M.Pharm M.Plan to be provided.
  • Aspirants have to response the paper in 1 hour.

For Engineering

SubjectNumber of Questions
Basic Electrical Engineering40
Engineering Mechanics40

OJEE 2019 Exam Format Session 3

Slot 1

  • Session 3 of OJEE is held in 2 slots depending upon the course of the aspirant.
  • Slot 1 of session 3 is a 1-hour paper held between 02.30 p.m. to 03.30 p.m.
  • Course wise exam format is given below for this session.
  • There are total 60 questions and the paper is organized in an offline method.
  • Slot 1 provides Biology for B.Pharm/BHMS/BAMS.
SubjectNumber of Questions
+3 Sc./ B.Sc. Physics15
+3 Sc./ B.Sc. Chemistry15

Slot 2

  • There are 60-120 objective type questions based on your course.
  • Slot 2 provides MCA Program LE MCA PGAT (B.Tech/M.Arch/M.TECH part time).
  • The exam is organized in an offline method and English being the medium of the question paper.
  • It is a 2-hour paper organized between 02.30 p.m. to 04.30 p.m.
  • Course wise exam format is given below for this session.

For M.Tech/M.Arch/M.Tech

SubjectNumber of Questions
Logical and Analytical Reasoning10
Specialized discipline of PGAT60


SubjectNumber of Questions
Computer Awareness60

For M.Plan

SubjectNumber of Questions
Logical Reasoning10
Arithmetic Reasoning10
Architectural Concepts40

Marking Scheme for OJEE 2019

It is true that OJEE Exam Format changes with the change in session and slot but in the case of marking scheme, the papers remain similar via.

Marking scheme for OJEE (All Sessions) are given below-

  • There is a negative marking of 1 mark for every inaccurate or any question left un-attempted.
  • Each question is honored 4 marks for every right response.
  • OJEE Papers consists of 60-120 questions depending upon the need course.
OJEE 2019 SessionNumber of questionsMarks per questionNegative marks for the wrong response
Session 1120 Questions41
Session 260-90 Questions41
Session 3 Slot 160 Questions41
Session 3 Slot 260-120 Questions41

Syllabus for OJEE 2019

PhysicsMeasurements and Motion
Heat & Thermodynamics
Characteristics of Materials
Electricity & Magnetism
Wave motion
Electronic Devices
Relativity and Nuclear Physics
ChemistrySolid State
Liquid State
Gaseous State
Atoms and molecules
Structure of atoms and molecules
Chemical bonds
Periodic classification
Chemical energetics, equilibrium, and kinetics
Types of chemical reaction
Nuclear chemistry
Metals and metallurgy
Organic chemistry- Introductory
Aliphatic compounds
Aromatic compounds
Chemistry in the service of mankind
Environmental chemistry
Algebra of sets
Number system
Determinants and matrices
Co-ordinate geometry of two dimensions
Coordinate geometry of three dimensions
Quadratic polynomials
Sequence and Series
Differential calculus
Integral calculus
Differential equations
Probability and statistics
Number system
BotanyDiversity of plant life
Morphology of angiosperms
Taxonomy of flowering plants
Cell Structure and function
Continuity of life
Genetic material
Recombinant DNA and Tallot culture technique
Complexities of plant life
Procedures in plants
Economic Botany
Common plant diseases
ZoologyAnimal world
Diversity of Animal life- Introductory Concept
Animal Morphology
Animal Histology
Animal Locomotion
Animal Physiology
Animal Respiration
Animal Circulation
Animal Excretion
Control and Co-ordination
Human Endocrine System
Animal Reproduction and Human Development
Human development
Cellular growth
Biology in Human welfare (Elementary idea)
Basic Electrical EngineeringFundamentals
AC Theory
Generation of Electrical Power
Conversion of Electrical Energy
Wiring and Power billing
Measuring Instruments
Storage Devices
Engineering MechanicsForce and Moments
Center of Gravity and Moment of Inertia
Gear Drive
Simple Lifting Machine
Simple Stress and Strain
+3 Sc. / B.Sc. PHYSICSMechanics
Motion of charged particles in electric and magnetic fields
Electric Presents
Magneto statics
Time Varying Fields
Electromagnetic Waves
Kinetic theory of Matter
Kinetic Theory of Gases
Physical Optics
Quantum Mechanics

Important Instructions for Differential

There are certain guidelines laid down by Odisha Joint Entrance Board that must be followed by aspirants. These have been mentioned below.

  • Don’t forget to write your roll number and OMR sheet number on the question booklet.
  • Aspirants are offered with carbonless OMR response sheet having original copy and aspirants copy.
  • In case of any defect, misprint, missing question(s), missing page, blank page, damaged or defected page or duplication of questions, get the booklet changed of the same series from the room examiner.
  • Aspirants are not allowed to carry any papers, books, calculators, cell phones, scanning devices, pagers, etc. to the exam center.
  • Use whitener (fluid) for correction, cutting on an OMR sheet is not allowed.
  • Any aspirants establish using, or in possession of any unauthorized material will be prohibited from giving the examination.
  • Aspirants are advised to check the question booklet thoroughly.
  • Please mark the right answers on the OMR sheet with only a BLUE/BLACK ball point pen.
  • After the exam gets over, aspirants are advised to fold at perforation on the top of the sheet, tear it and take it with them handing the original copy to the examiner.

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