WheeBOX an education technology firm announced Employability Skill Test for Engineering and Business School Graduates in association with a Corporate Knowledge Partners a leading Research firm based out of India.
The WheeBOX online assessment for 20000 final year graduates from the field of Engineering and Business in the area of English, Aptitude and respective domain skills viz. Mechanical, Civil, I.T/C.S, Electrical, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources, and International Business etc will be mapped and rankings will be awarded to respective participating colleges and students.
Launching this Project to Partner Campuses, Hitesh Sachdeva Product Manager mentioned â€śStudents from different parts of the country would appear for the test on given dates and Post assessment the individual scores along with CV's will be available to the employers for screening. The intent behind assessing the students is to identify the level of skills available across India and connect them to employers. The secondary objective is to provide feedback to students on development areas they need to work on to improve their employabilityâ€ť.
Speaking on occasion Anindya Roy, Director of Corporate Knowledge Partners said â€śThe objective of WheeBOX Employability Skill Test is to bring reliable and authentic assessment to various aspects of education, training and employment. We along with WheeBOX will make every effort to provide a statistically valid multi-dimensional skill assessment to judge the employment suitability of a large pool of students.â€ť
Over 20,000 students will be assessed online from January 16th to 21st, 2011 within college campuses.