OJEE MBA Exam Pattern 2021: Exam Mode, Duration, Marking Scheme

OJEE MBA Exam Pattern 2021: Exam Mode, Duration, Marking Scheme

OJEE MBA Exam Pattern 2021: Odisha Joint Entrance Exam Board (OJEEB) has released the OJEE MBA 2021 exam pattern on its official website, www.ojee.nic.in. The candidates appearing for this state-level MBA entrance test this year must check the exam pattern of OJEE MBA 2021 to understand the paper pattern, exam duration, number of sections from where the questions will be asked, total number of questions, and marking scheme.As per the OJEE MBA 2021 exam pattern, 30 questions each will be asked from 4 sections. OJEE MBA will be conducted as a computer-based test. A detailed schedule will be notified later by the authorities. Continue reading this article for complete details on the OJEE MBA exam pattern 2021, syllabus, preparation tips, and frequently asked questions related to this entrance exam.

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OJEE MBA Exam Pattern 2021 - Overview

Before kick-starting the preparation for this exam, the candidates must go through the OJEE MBA 2021 exam pattern to draw a fair idea about what to study. The conducting authorities of the OJEE MBA 2021 release the exam pattern of the same for the candidates to know the structure of the exam and prepare accordingly. Check out the table below to know the exam pattern of OJEE MBA 2021.

OJEE MBA 2021 Exam Pattern: Highlights



Exam mode

Computer-based mode

Duration of exam

Two hours

Total number of questions


Type of questions

Multiple choice with four options to each question

Exam sections

1. Verbal Reasoning and Comprehension

2. Analytical and Logical Reasoning

3. General Knowledge and Business Fundamentals

4. Quantitative Techniques

OJEE MBA Paper Pattern 2021: Name of sections and No. of questions

As mentioned above, the exam will have 4 sections and 30 questions each will be asked from these sections. The table below details the name of sections along with the number of questions that will be asked from them.

Name of Sections

Number of Questions

Quantitative Techniques


Analytical & Logical Reasoning


Verbal reasoning & Comprehension


General Awareness & Business Fundamentals


Total questions


OJEE MBA Marking Scheme 2021

Look at the table below to check the marking scheme of OJEE MBA 2021.

Marking scheme component

Marks allotted

Marks for each question


Incorrect Answer

-1 (Minus one)

Unattempted Questions

No marks awarded or deducted

Question with More Than One Answer Marked

-1 (Minus one)

OJEE MBA Exam Pattern 2021: Points to be kept in mind

  • Each question will have four answers (including one correct answer) and the candidate will have to select the appropriate choice of answer in the assigned computer.

  • The selected answer will be saved temporarily and the candidates may change their choice of answer later during the examination until it is over.

  • The candidates can change their choice of answer as many times before the conclusion of the exam and the last selected option will be saved finally for evaluation.

  • Each correct answer shall fetch four marks. Unattempted questions will fetch zero marks.

  • One mark will be deducted for incorrect answers.

  • If a candidate won’t attempt any question and has not marked any answer, then his/her candidature will summarily be rejected. No rank will be awarded for submitting blank answers.

OJEE MBA Syllabus 2021

The syllabus of the OJEE MBA 2021 consists of four sections, verbal reasoning, analytical reasoning, general knowledge, comprehension, and business fundamentals. Check the table that follows to know more about the syllabus.

OJEE MBA 2021 Syllabus



Verbal Reasoning & Comprehension

  • Vocabulary

  • Fill in the Blanks

  • Reasoning

  • Grammar

  • Odd One Out

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

  • Mathematics

  • Time & Distance

  • Mensuration

  • Trigonometry

  • Geometry

  • Algebra

  • Ratio & Proportion

General Awareness & Business Fundamentals

  • Politics

  • Sports

  • History

  • Nation and States

  • Literature

  • Geography

  • Business

Quantitative Techniques

  • Arithmetic

  • Geometry

  • Percentage

  • Average

  • Number systems

  • Profit and Loss

  • Ratio and Proportion

  • Time, speed and distance

  • Mensuration

  • Quadratic equation

  • Trigonometry

  • Probability

OJEE MBA 2021 Sample Papers

Candidates preparing for OJEE MBA 2021 must download and practice the sample papers. The OJEE sample papers for MBA are available online or can be sought from private coaching institutes. By using the sample papers of OJEE MBA 2021, the candidates get a better idea of the exam pattern of OJEE MBA 2021, the difficulty level of the exam, type of questions that will be asked, amongst other such things. The toppers and experts suggest practicing OJEE MBA exam sample papers to boost their preparations.

Preparation Tips for OJEE MBA 2021

Before starting off with the preparation for OJEE MBA 2021, it is important to know everything related to the entrance examination.

  • Candidates must prepare with the help of various best books, sample papers, previous years’ question papers, mock tests, and other such study material.

  • Preparing flashcards can help the candidates to memorize better and get more knowledge.

  • Prepare for the easy sections first. Those won’t take much time for preparation. Give more time to the difficult sections/questions.

  • Stay confident at all times as it helps in staying focused and ready for each question.

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