Soon, school students can take test to know which career to choose
The Union human resource development ministry is developing an aptitude test that will help school students to assess their areas of interest in Class 10.
According to sources, a task force comprising officials from the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), National Council for Educational Research and Training (NCERT) and several psychometric experts has been formed to develop a â€œprototypeâ€ of this proposed in assessment test.
â€œAll these experts are working under the HRD ministry to create a prototype of the psychometric test for Class 9 exam. To begin with, this voluntary test may be carried out in a few areas and based on the feedback the ministry could expand it after consulting with the state governments,â€ a senior official said.