Common PG Entrance Test (Odisha CPET-2020) from Oct 12


Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Common PG Entrance Test (Odisha CPET-2020) will be conducted between October 12 and October 22 instead of October 10-19 schedule, said an official.

The higher education department has rescheduled the dates of the PG entrance exam in the state.

It was for the second time, the department has rescheduled the examination date. Initially, the department had scheduled to conduct the exam between September 30 and October 7.

Odisha CPET-2020 will be conducted for admission into state public universities and colleges with PG courses.

The test will be held in three shifts per day.

While the first shift will be conducted between 10 am and 11.30am, the second shift will be held from 12.30 pm to 2pm. The last shift will be held between 3pm and 4.30pm.

Exam schedule

Anthropology (arts), anthropology (science), geography, marine science (oceanography) and MBA courses on October 12

On October 13

Physics, LLM, electronics and telecommunication and commerce

October 14

Microbiology, Hindi/English, zoology, statistics and PMIR

October 15

Environmental science, sociology, life science, Odia, population study and philosophy

October 16

Economics/home science, geology, history, MBA (rural management)/rural development

October 17

Public administration, computer science, MPH, MBA (Travel and Tourism)

October 19

Botany, education, chemistry, library and information science

October 20

Material science, Sanskrit/Santali/Urdu, mathematics, linguistics, journalism and mass communication

October 21

Biodiversity and wildlife conservation, yoga and naturopathy, bioinformatics, political science and biotechnology

October 22

Women’s studies, electronic science, psychology and marine science (biology)

Merit list and admission

The state merit list will be published on November 7. The universities will complete the admission process by November 30.