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Odisha Polytechnic Admission 2021- Revised Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Counselling, Fees, Colleges

Neha Kumari
Neha KumariPublished On: February 03, 2021

DTE Odisha and SAMS jointly conduct a centralized admission process for polytechnic courses. Check all the details about Odisha Polytechnic admission 2021 such as dates, eligibility, the application process, counselling and fee structure. 

Odisha Polytechnic Admission 2021, Odisha Polytechnic Application Form 2021

Odisha Polytechnic Admission 2021 - 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 2021 such as dates, eligibility, the application process, counselling, fee structure ad list of colleges can be checked here.

Odisha Polytechnic Admission Dates 2021

Following are the tentative dates of Odisha Polytechnic Admission 2021: -



Availability of Application Form (CAF)

June 2021

Last date for online registration/application

September 2021

Last Date of Document Verification

September 2021

Merit list Publication

September 2021

Choice FillingSeptember 2021

Provisional Allotment of Seats

September 2021

Availability of final allotment letter

October 2021

Last date for reporting at the finally allotted Institute

October 2021

Odisha Polytechnic Eligibility Criteria 2021

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 2021

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 2021 for Diploma Course’ link and Sign Up as a new user. Direct link to apply is given below:

  • 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 2021

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 2021

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 the 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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