Psychometric Assessment & Career Guidance

Psychometric Assessment:  (Course for MBA graduates ) This is an overview of the theory and practice of psychometric assessment presently used in an organizational setup. It offers a way of getting a deeper understanding of the methods and types of psychometric assessment, while combining the ethical ramifications in relation with psychometric properties. While an appreciation of the practical side involving development, administration, scoring and interpretation is gained, the student acquires insight into current-day trends via experts.

This course provides students with an insight into how well one works with other people, how well one handles stress and whether one will be able to cope with intellectual demands.

 

Career Assessment Program: (Course for High school students ) Career development is a lifelong process that, whether we know it or not, it actually started when we were born! There are a number of factors that influence our career development, include our interest, abilities, values, personality, background, and circumstances. To make a career and thus a living is very important in life. All of us do well in life but sometimes we need help deciding which way to go. There are times when you find yourself confused about your next career move. That is where career counseling comes in. One has to be very objective in deciding a career and can find help through Career Counseling.  
 
Career Counseling is a process that will help you to know and understand yourself and the world of work in order to make career, educational, and life decisions. Career counseling can be of great help to find courses or streams where students can actually fit in. Student's today feel stressed out, because the course that they chose is not suitable. To avoid such scenario, career counselors first find out the real inherent talent of the student using standardized and reliable aptitude test.  The aptitude scores reveal the inherent strength profile of the student. Using the same, the career counselors give guidance to the students about their future course of action. Career Counseling can help you choose the right stream and the right course.  
 
Career selection is a long and complicated process. Finding the right career involves some crucial milestones that everybody has to meet. The most important goal of career assessment is to know about various career options in-depth. It helps you know yourself your strengths, weakness, aptitude, perception, passion, interests and ambitions which should be taken into account, while selecting a career assessment test helps you in gaining this self-knowledge. The career assessment program is one in which the students are assessed by Psychologists, on the most efficient psychometric tests, the David’s Battery of Differential Abilities (DBDA)and Comprehensive Interest Schedule (CIS) which is standardized, and approved by the American Educational Research Association (AERA) , American Psychological Association (APA), the British Psychological Association, and National Council on Measurement in Education (NCME). The tests answers are evaluated based on certain parameters and matched with the requirements of prospective careers. It is the first step towards an effective career planning as the career assessment test plays an important role in the process. The results of these tests help the counsellor to give the right guidance as it helps them to understand you.