Reasons to use Online Examination System for Schools,Colleges, University
With many educational institutes trying to adopt online assessment methodology and some are still favoring traditional method of exam. Here are some of the differences for Online Examination approach.
|Parameter||Online Exam||Paper Based Exam|
Security of Examination Paper
|Online exam provides flexibility and security for question paper as each student can get|
random questions of same exam pattern.
|It is not possible to set different exam paper for different student and there are chances of|
leakage of exam paper while passing it to
|Online Examination Results are instant and accurate||In case of paper based exam overheads associated with verification of answers and result|
processing are huge and prone to errors
|Online Exam can be conducted where candidate can appear for it from remote examination|
centers with web camera surveillance technique. So
|In case of traditional exam, management of examination includes classroom infrastructure,|
question paper, answer sheets
|Logistic cost is minimum||Logistic cost is high|
|Online Exam can have limitations for subjective exams like drawing, diagrams||No such limitations for paper based exam.|
|Due to flexibility of online examination cost per candidate can be around Rs. 50 to Rs. 150|
including examination center cost.
|Paper based exam would cost more than Rs 300 to Rs. 400 per candidate.|
|Online Exam can be managed in auto surveillance mode where web camera connected to the|
system would take snapshot of the student appearing
able to keep track on student during exam.
|For each designated set of students supervisor is required.|