Odisha Polytechnic Admission 2020 (Started) - Revised Dates, Application Form (Extended), Eligibility, Counselling, Fees, Colleges

Neha Kumari
Neha KumariPublished On: August 14, 2020

DTE Odisha and SAMS jointly conduct a centralized admission process for polytechnic courses. Check all the details about Odisha Polytechnic admission 2020 such as dates, eligibility, the application process, counselling and fee structure. 

Odisha Polytechnic Admission 2020, Odisha Polytechnic Application Form 2020

Odisha Polytechnic Admission 2020 - The online registration for Polytechnic admission in Odisha has been extended till September 16, 2020. Directorate of Technical Education and Training, Odisha is responsible to conduct admission procedure for admission in Polytechnic courses in the Odisha. The state has well-established government and private polytechnic institutes that offer Polytechnic course in various disciplines. The institute and course offered are approved by the AICTE / State Govt. and affiliated to SCTE&VT, Odisha, Bhubaneswar.

There are over 150 Engineering Colleges/ Polytechnics institutes in Odisha and around 50,000 students are enrolled in various polytechnic courses in these institutes. For admission, a centralised merit-based admission procedure is conducted. The candidate must meet the minimum eligibility criteria, fill in the application form and attend counselling to get admission in one of these colleges in the polytechnic course.

All the details about the Odisha Polytechnic Admission 2020 such as dates, eligibility, the application process, counselling, fee structure ad list of colleges can be checked here.

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Odisha Polytechnic Admission DatesOdisha Polytechnic Eligibility
Odisha Polytechnic Application FormDocuments Required for Odisha Polytechnic Admission
Odisha Polytechnic Counselling ProcessList of Polytechnic Courses and Colleges in Odisha
Odisha Polytechnic Fee 2020-

Odisha Polytechnic Admission Dates 2020

Following are the important dates of Odisha Polytechnic Admission 2020: -



Availability of Application Form (CAF)

June 20, 2020

Last date for online registration/application

September 16, 2020

Last Date of Document Verification

September 19, 2020

Merit list Publication

September 22, 2020

Choice FillingSeptember 22 to 25, 2020

Provisional Allotment of Seats

September 29, 2020

Availability of final allotment letter

October 15, 2020

Last date for reporting at the finally allotted Institute

October 18, 2020

Odisha Polytechnic Eligibility Criteria 2020

The eligibility criteria for admission in Polytechnic course offered in the states of Odisha is given below: -

  • The candidate must have passed HSC examination (Class 10th) conducted by BSE, Odisha or equivalent.

  • He/ She must have obtained a minimum of 35% marks in aggregate.

  • The minimum marks secured in English, Mathematics and Science subjects each should be 30%.

  • The minimum age of the candidate must be 14 years. There is no upper age limit to apply.

  • For admission in Diploma in Mining and Drilling Engineering, the candidate’s minimum age should be 16 years.

Odisha Polytechnic Application Form 2020

Candidates seeking admission in the polytechnic courses offered by participating institutes in the states of Odisha can apply online. The step by step procedure to fill in the online application for Odisha polytechnic course is given below: -

Step 1: Complete the Registration

Click on the link below and select ‘Diploma New Aspirant’ tab. You will be redirected to a new page. Visit ‘Online Admission 2020 for Diploma Course’ link and Sign Up as a new user. Direct link to apply is given below:

Odisha Polytechnic Registration 2020

You will have to enter details like Name, mobile number, email ID for registration. An OTP will be sent on the registered mobile number for validation.

Now, you can use the login details to access the online portal. The registered mobile number can be used as the username and password can be self- generated.

Step 2: Complete the Application Form

After login to the account, fill in the application form by adding details in the fields. It includes personal details, academic details, residential details, category details, financial status etc.

Step 3: Upload Images

You must also upload a scanned recent colour photograph of size 100KB and Full Signature of size 30KB.

Step 4: Pay Application Fees

The payment of application fees can be done online using a credit card, debit card or net banking. The application fee for Odisha Polytechnic course for different category of the candidate is given below: -



Female/ SC/ ST/PH

Rs 200/-


Rs 300/-

Step 5: Submit Application

Once the application fees payment is done successfully, submit the application. You can now download the application form and save it for future reference.

Documents Required for Odisha Polytechnic Admission 2020

The candidates will have to carry the following documents to the respective counselling centre/ nodal centre on the specified dates -

  • Downloaded Application Form

  • Registration Slip

  • Pass certificate of High School Certificate (HSC)

  • Mark sheet of HSC examination

  • Caste Certificate, if applicable

  • Valid Sports Certificate, if applicable

  • NCC certificate, if applicable

  • Green Card of parents, if applicable

  • Ex-Servicemen quota certificate, if applicable

  • Z or LDomicile certificates, if applicable

  • X Employers’ certificate, if applicable

  • ITI Pass/ +2 Science (PCM) / +2 Vocational pass certificate , if applicable

  • Annual Income Certificate( TFW category)

Odisha Polytechnic Counselling Process 2020

Candidates who apply for Polytechnic course will have to get their documents verified. The documents which are uploaded along with the applications are validated online. However, other applicants will have to report at the Nodal Centre for Counselling (NCC) for document verification.

A merit list is prepared after the applications and documents are verified for Polytechnic admission. The merit list is prepared on the basis of marks obtained in the qualifying examination.

After attending the counselling round, the candidate will be allotted one of the seats in the participating institutes in Odisha that offer the polytechnic courses.

The candidate will have to report at the respective institute and submit the required original documents on the day of reporting. The list of documents to be carried on the reporting day in the institute is as follows: -

  • Final Seat Allotment Letter (to be downloaded from the official website)

  • Fee deposit slips collected from the respective institution

  • Attested recent passport size photographs

  • Migration Certificate for candidates who have completed Class 10th from a board other than the Board of Secondary Education, Odisha.

List of Odisha Polytechnic College and Courses

Various polytechnic courses are offered in participating Government and Private Institutes in the states of Odisha through merit-based counselling process. These institutes are approved by AICTE and the Government.

Some seats are reserved for students of Odisha. All notification related to Odisha Polytechnic Admission is released by authorities before the admission procedure starts for the current academic year. Check the following link for the list of courses, institutes and intakes in the polytechnic course in Odisha.

Odisha Diploma List of Courses and Institutes

Odisha Polytechnic Fees Structure

A candidate whose admission is confirmed will have to make tuition fee payment at the respective institute. The fee structure varies for government and private institutions.

The Admission fee for Government and Private Institutions is revised every year and it is updated and published on the official website.

The Tuition fees in Government institutes is around Rs.5,800/- per year and for Private Diploma Institutions, the admission fees is Rs.26,600/- per year. The fees may be revised for the current academic year.

Tuition fees may vary for Tuition Fee Waiver (TFW) candidates and reserved category candidates.

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