The major components of Outcome Based Education(OBE) are Course Outcome(CO) and Program Outcome(PO). Based on how well these two parts are defined and evaluated, OBE attainment is measured. What are COs? COs are the statements of knowledge/ skills/ abilities that students are expected to know, understand and perform as a result from their learning experiences…

Outcome-Based Education (OBE) is a student-centric learning model that helps teachers to plan the course delivery and assessment with the end point in mind. Let me provide an example to make it simpler.  For example: A candidate is required to satisfy a particular set of criteria (Program outcome) at the end of a program, say Mechanical Engineering. …

Best Engineering Colleges in Tamil Nadu

Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), as per the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), has released the 2018 rankings for higher educational institutions as per the various categories of higher educational institutions  such as Universities, Colleges,  Engineering, Management, Architecture, Medical, Law and Pharmacy. The ranking methodology considers attributes such as Teaching, learning & Resources Research…

Best Colleges in Tamil Nadu

Ministry of Human Resources Development (MHRD), as per the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF), has released the 2018 rankings for higher educational institutions as per the various categories of higher educational institutions  such as Universities, Colleges,  Engineering, Management, Architecture, Medical, Law and Pharmacy. The ranking methodology considers attributes such as Teaching, learning & Resources Research…

Washington Accord

India is officially a member of the Washington accord from 13th June 2014 with the permanent signatory status of the National Board of Accreditation (NBA). This is considered as a significant step of progress for the higher-education sector in India. Now, how does India being part of the Washington Accord benefit Indian students? Here are…

Choice-Based Credit System (CBCS)

The University Grants Commission (UGC) has created a lot of buzz by introducing the Choice-Based Credit System (CBCS). UGC wants to develop a “learner-centric” approach in the entire education delivery mechanism to help achieve the goals of the New Education Policy (NEP) initiated by The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Govt. of India. Here…

5 Easy ways to use technology in classroom

  Technology has been a great boon for our daily lives right from the small things like online bill payments to life saving health care applications. Though technology has become predominant in our lives, the impact of technology in education is still nascent and there are huge advantages to be reaped by using technology in…