Bhubaneswar, Feb 23: The National Testing Agency (NTA) conducted Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main 2021 February Session commenced in Odisha from today across 17 Centres.
Having two sittings the first one started at 9 am and will conclude at 12 noon. The second sitting will begin at 3 pm to end at 6 pm.
As a part of the Covid-19 guidelines, it has been made mandatory for the aspirants to wear masks while taking up the tests.
Test centres for JEE Main 2021 have been set up at Balasore, Berhampur, Bhubaneswar, Cuttack, Dhenkanal, Rourkela, Sambalpur, Angul, Bhadrak, Baripada, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Keonjhar, Puri, Jagatsinghpur, Bhawanipatna, and Jeypore in Odisha.
As was earlier announced, the test is being conducted in Computer Based Test (CBT) mode across the country at 331 cities.
As per the data released by the NDA, this year the JEE Main 2021 will be conducted in four sessions that is, February, March, April and May cycles. A total of 6,61,761 students have applied for the ongoing February Session.