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MBA Admission in Odisha

Oct 05, 2020 by Admin
MBA Admission in Odisha

MBA Admission in Odisha: Eligibility, Application Form, Selection Criteria, Counselling & Seat Allotment Process

In Odisha, admissions for MBA course will be provided based on state level entrance exam OJEE-MBA entrance exam score. Odisha has many reputed management colleges and deemed universities which offers post graduate degree MBA education in several specializations. OJEE entrance examination will be conducted by Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Board in order to provide admission for the various courses which also includes MBA. Candidates who wish to get admission for MBA under government quota/concession quota in Odisha must mandatory clear OJEE entrance exam with valid score.

Apart from OJEE valid score, some of the MBA colleges in Odisha accepts national level MBA entrance exam scores like CAT, XAT, MAT, ATMA, CMAT and any other equivalent. Some of the premier deemed universities conducts own entrance exam/university level in order to grant admission for MBA programme. For Example, KIIT university conducts KIITEE entrance exam. In this article, candidates can check out the details relevant to Odisha MBA admission criteria, application process, eligibility requirements, counselling & seat allotment process and Odisha top MBA colleges list along with the fees structure.

Course Name


Course Level

Post Graduate Course

Course Duration


Admission Through

Entrance Exam Based

Eligibility Criteria

Qualified in Bachelor's Degree

Minimum Percentage

50% aggregate marks

Entrance Exam Accepted


Counselling level

State Level

Conducting Body

Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Board


Eligibility Criteria for MBA Admission in Odisha

Academic Qualification: Candidates who wish to secure admission for MBA in Odisha must meet the prescribed eligibility criteria. The Basic eligibility requirement is, candidates shall have completed bachelor’s degree in any discipline with minimum 50% aggregate score from any recognized institute. Whereas, candidates belonging to SC/ST Category should secure minimum 45% aggregate score in qualified examination. There is no specific age limit for OJEE MBA

Domicile Rules: Only the candidates who are resident of Odisha state are eligible to secure admission for MBA under government quota in both government & private MBA colleges of Odisha. Also, only domicile candidates of Odisha are eligible to appear for OJEE entrance exam.

Application Process for MBA Admission in Odisha

Aspirants seeking to get admission for MBA through OJEE score, at first candidates need to register for OJEE entrance exam via online mode in order to take up entrance examination. Candidates with valid national level management entrance test score like CAT, MAT, XAT or equivalent can apply individually for the specific MBA Colleges in Odisha. In order to fill up OJEE application form, candidates can check out the below mentioned steps.

Step 1-OJEE Registration- At first, candidates need to visit the respective website of OJEE (@ www.ojee.nic.in) and then click on the application form link select “form C” option. Enter the required details in order to complete registration process. Upon the successful registration, candidates will receive registration Id and password (log in credentials).

Step 2- OJEE Application form Filling: Candidates has to login by using the generated login credentials in order to fill up application form and then enter the academic details and other relevant details appropriately

Step 3-Uplodaing Documents: Then, upload the scanned image of the photograph along with the signature according to the prescribed dimensions

Step 4-OJEE Application fees payment: Candidates need to pay the stipulated application fee charges via online or offline mode. OJEE application fee charges approximate INR 1000.

Selection Process for MBA Admission in Odisha

Selection Through OJEE: After the announcement of OJEE entrance exam result, Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Board (OJEEB) will commence the counselling process. Before that, concerned authority will prepare the merit list of the eligible candidates based on the score obtained in OJEE-MBA entrance test. Candidates whose name specified in the merit list must need to appear for counselling.

Selection through other MBA Entrance Exam: Students who have secured valid score in national-level-MBA entrance test can apply separately for the specific institutes. In such cases, selection of the candidates will be based on the performance in entrance test, personal interview and group discussion and in some colleges written ability test will be conducted to provide admission for MBA.

Direct Admission for MBA in Odisha: Candidates who failed to secure admission seat under government quota through OJEE score or in case, candidates not secured valid score in national level entrance test. Such students will be having an option to apply for direct admission for MBA courses in Odisha Private MBA Colleges. Also, candidates from other than Odisha state are eligible to apply for MBA admission under Management Quota in Odisha through valid national level entrance exam score.

Counselling Process for MBA Admission in Odisha

OJEE-MBA Counselling session will be conducted by OJEEB (Odisha Joint Entrance Examination Board).All the candidates who have qualified in OJEE MBA entrance exam and whose name featured in the merit list need to take part in the counselling session and it will be held in two rounds via online mode. The steps involved in OJEE MBA Counselling process is elaborated below

Step 1-Registration for OJEE MBA Counselling: Eligible candidates must visit the respective website (@ www.ojee.nic.in) and must click on “ New Registration” .Then, candidates need to register by selecting the course and then enter the roll number of OJEE , date of birth details and other relevant details in order to complete registration process

Step 2-Payment of Counselling fees: Candidates has to pay the prescribed counselling fees in online mode. OJEE-MBA Counselling fee charges INR 450 for all the categories.

Step 3-Choice filling: Upon successful payment, candidates has to click on “Fill Choice “button and then proceed to fill the choices of colleges/specializations according to order of preferences in option entry form. After filling up, save the choices and click on lock button in order to confirm it.

Step 4- Declaration of Seat Allotment List: After the choice filling round, the concerned authority will release the seat allotment list on its official website. Seat allotment process will be done based on the candidate’s choices of preferences and based on the rank secured in OJEE.

Step 5- Document Verification: In order to confirm their allotted seat, candidates must visit for the designated nodal centre/counselling centre and must submit all the relevant educational certificates for the document verification purpose. Verified candidates will receive final seat allotment order.

Step 6-Admission Confirmation: Later, verified candidates required to report at the allotted college and must pay the required admission fee with in the stipulated date & time in order to conform admission seat.

List of Top MBA Colleges in Odisha 

College / University  Annual Fees Location 
KIIT School of Management  INR 6.5 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
Xavier University INR 8.6 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
Birla Global University INR 4.6 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
Gandhi Institute for Technological Advancement Bhubaneswar INR 75,000 Bhubaneshwar 
Astha School Of management INR 1.6 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
Xavier Institute of Management INR 10 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
School of Management Centurion University of Technology and Management INR 1.7 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
Sri Sri University INR 3.3 Lakhs  Cuttack 
Khallikote University INR 57,000 Berhampur 
Siksha 'O' Anusandhan University INR 2 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
Srusti Academy of Management  INR 1.2 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
Rourkela Institute of Management Studies INR 1.1 Lakhs  Rourkela 
Indian Institute of Tourism and Travel Management Bhubaneswar INR 1.8 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
KIIT School Of Rural Management  INR 3 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
Amity Global Business School  INR 2 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
United School of Business Management INR 1.1 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
Madhusudan Institute of Cooperative Management INR 51,000 Bhubaneshwar 
IIPM School of Management INR 95,000 Rourkela 
Barabati Institute of Management Studies INR 84,000 Cuttack 
Capital Institute of Management and Science INR 73,000 Bhubaneshwar 
RJ School of Management Studies INR 80,000 Bhubaneshwar 
Suddhananda School of Management & Computer Science INR 67,000 Bhubaneshwar 
Saraswat Institute of Management INR 1.2 Lakhs  Bhubaneshwar 
National Institute of Technology,Rourkela INR 2.8 Lakhs  Rourkela