Eligibility for 1st Year Diploma in Engineering:

  •  The candidates must have passed the HSC examination or 10th examination from Board of Secondary Education, Odisha/ 10th standard examination declared equivalent by BSE, Odisha.
  •  Must have secured minimum aggregate of 35% marks in 10th standard in English, Math and Science subjects.
  •  The qualifying examination must be passed with 30% marks in each subject.
  •  For first semester diploma courses in engineering except mining and drilling, the minimum age limit is 14 years.
  •  No upper age limit will be applicable for any course.

Eligibility for Admission to Third Semester (Lateral Entry) Diploma in Engineering:

  •  Minimum educational qualification prescribed for this course is 10+2 or its equivalent examination with PCM subjects from Council of Higher Secondary Education, Odisha/ +2 vocational (2 year course) in any Engineering trades / 2 years ITI Engineering trades/ COE trades.
  •  The candidates who have passed 10th with at least 35% marks from BSE, Odisha are also eligible to apply.
  •  Minimum age limit is 14 years, required for this course.
  •  No upper age limit prescribed for this course.


As per the directives of government, the seats are reserved for the candidates of Odisha state only and the reservation is as follows:

Categories Reservation
For SC 16.25%
For ST 22.5%
For Children of Green Card Holder 5%
For Children/wards of Ex-Servicemen 2%
For Physically Challenged 3%
For women candidates of all co-ed polytechnics 30%
For sports candidates 0.5%
Candidates passing NCC (A, B and C Certificate examination) 1%

Intake Capacity:-

Sl.No. Branch Approved Intake Capacity Duration
1 Civil Engineering 120 3 Years
2 Electrical Engineering 60 3 Years
3 E&TC Engineering 60 3 Years
4 Mechanical Engineering 60 3 Years

Note 1: For TFW candidate 5% of sanctioned supernumerary seats of above intake capacity are available.

Note 2: For EWS candidate 10% of sanctioned supernumerary seats of above intake capacity  are available.

Note 3: For Admission into 2 year course (Lateral Entry) 10% supernumerary seats of above intake capacity are available.

Admission Statistics for last four years:-

Sl.No Academic Year  Civil Engineering

(Intake Capacity-120)

Electrical Engineering

(Intake Capacity-60)

E&TC Engineering

(Intake Capacity-60)

Mechanical Engineering

(Intake Capacity-60)

1 2020-21 90 60 44 60
2 2019-20 109 60 51 53
3 2018-19 101 59 27 60
4 2017-18 110 60 38 60

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