Bhubaneswar: The Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Advanced 2020, for admission into IITs and NITs are being conducted today. In Odisha, the students will be appearing for the test across 18 centres, of which nine are in Bhubaneswar.
The entrance examination will be held in the Computer Based Test (CBT) mode in two shifts from 9 am to 12 noon and 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm. As per data shared by the Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IIT Delhi), JEE Advanced 2020 will be held for 1,60,831 registered candidates, in 222 cities and around 1,000 exam centres across the country.
Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the admission test will be conducted following strict health and safety protocols. Aspirants must wear masks, gloves and carry the JEE Advanced admit card, self-declaration form and a photo ID to the examination venue.