**Bhubaneswar:** The Department of Higher Education (DHE) will be releasing the Plus III merit list for admission in all degree and self-financing (degree) colleges in Odisha tomorrow (July 3).
Meanwhile, the process for DHE Odisha +3 Admissions 2018 began through a Common Application Form (CAF) on June 12 and continued till June 26. Further, admission for 2018-2019 session will be held between July 4 and July 6, 2018. The classes for degree courses in colleges will begin from July 16, said sources.
Till now, more than 2.72 lakh students have applied for admission to +3 degree courses of which over 1.83 applications have been received. The merit list will be released after online Common Application Form (CAF) validation and digitisation of offline CAF.
The second round selection merit list will be released by on July 11 by 11 am. The qualified candidates their counseling on the basis of first merit list will be held during July 4-7 at the colleges of their choices. The same process will be carried out for the students selected during second round of shortlisting, during July 12-13.
DHE Odisha also released Plus II merit list few days back for all those students who had passed their Class 10 or matric examinations and had applied for seats in arts, commerce and science streams. The admission of the students selected in the first list has will commence tomorrow from July 2 and will conclude on July 5.