In a first-of-its-kind initiative, the Board of Secondary Education Assam(SEBA) will conduct a unique ‘Psychometric Test’ named as ‘Disha’ specially for the students appearing their matriculation examinations informed the board officials on January 27th, 2020.
The board informed that through this test the students can decide which stream will be feasible for their career. As many as 6992 schools can apply for the examination to be conducted on March 1st, 2020. The applicants can fill up the forms through online mode till February 6th, 2020 from today.
Apart from the HSLC candidates, students from Class IX, X, XI and XII can also apply for the same.
According to the SEBA, the students will be given two hours to answer 182 questions and a two page report will be submitted to the students providing suggestions on which stream is viable for them.
Psychometrics is a field of study concerned with the theory and technique of psychological measurement. It refers to the field in psychology and education that is devoted to testing, measurement, assessment, and related activities.
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