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Open Text Based Assessment: A Step Ahead or a Collection of Loopholes?

In November 2013, the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) successfully introduced the open text based assessment in classes 9th and 11th for their final assessment and it has been welcomed by the student’s community with appreciable enthusiasm. It was a measure decided upon by the CBSE in order to break the conventional rules of

Ranking Podium

How Reliable Are College Ranking Lists?

Have you ever checked how the college ranking list is prepared? Who prepares it? What was the sample size of the survey? Could it be just a paid advertisement? Every year, right before the board results are announced, newspapers and magazines are flooded with advertisements college rankings. Every college claims to be ‘the best’ or