Indian Examination System Requires new approach for Assessments
With increase in number of students appearing for the exam for university, educational institutes, coaching institutes, there is need of scalable approach in terms of managing examination system in efficient way.
Examination Paper Distribution: Recently there was news in the newspaper about leakage of examination paper before the actual exam due to which entire examination was cancelled at one of the university exam. Technology can help to change the way examination paper is distributed to the students for traditional paper based exams.
|Examination paper can be distributed using internet with added security of encryption technology. Examination paper can be downloaded and viewed only 15 minutes before actual examination is stated so that leakage of the examination paper can be avoided.|
Use of Online Assessment Tools for Internal Exam :Most of the internal exams including tutorials
are theory based. Institute need to have radical approach with objective questions which would test concepts of the students rather than theory. Online assessment tools like Eklavvya can reduce examination burden and it can automate examination process with 100% accuracy and simplicity.
Simplification and Accuracy in Result Processing: With usage of assessment engines overall examination process becomes smooth and result publishing becomes simple task and errors associated with result processing gets reduced.
Identify Strong/ Weak Areas of Whole Batch
Assessment for Prospective Students:
Admission process can also be linked to entrance examination. In most of the institutes entrance examination is limited to niche courses like MCA, MCS. With the usage of technology assessment can be combined with admission form filling process. All the prospective students would be asked to appear for online assessment to judge their knowledge and concepts in addition to academic credentials. Some of the institutes have started such approach for the courses including BBA, BCA, B Sc, M Com, MBA etc. This process can enhance overall admission process and quality of the students can be better for final selection process with criteria of selection can be associated to academic credentials and assessment test.
Eklavvya.in is an Online Examination Platform used by many universities, Professional Training Institutes, Colleges to manage their Entrance Exams, internal assessments of the students. Currently more than 150,000 exams have been conducted on this platform. It is cloud based platform with autoscale facility to manage examinations of any scale.