National, Aug 4, 2021: Psychometric Interest Assessment Test by CareerGuide.com helps a youngster find out what’s that one profession that’ll keep him fulfilled. The test helps on how a youngster should arrive at knowing where his vocational skill and career calling lie. Designed by career counselling portal, CareerGuide.Com, this Psychometric Interest Assessment Test has been integrated in Gujarat Skill Development Mission by the Government of Gujarat as part of its programme for the Gujarati youth to make an informed skilling and career decision.
“We have deployed this test for millions of students over the years. The result is obtained based on the answers students give in the test. This in turn will help the Gujarat government appropriately skill-train its youth for employment opportunities,” Says Surabhi Dewra, founder of CareerGuide.
Links to the test: https://skills.gujarat.gov.in/
Skill India Mission is an initiative launched by the Government of India to train over 40 crore school/college dropouts and unemployed Indians for employment opportunities. With each state operating its skill development program, the vision of this initiative is to create an employed force by 2022.
The Test is based on the RIASEC model that includes the six personality traits such as Realistic, Investigative, Artistic, Social, Enterprising, and Conventional. It is said, each individual can be classified based on these traits. Along with the test which is free-of-cost for those who enroll in the skill development program, there is also career counselling and guidance available by the Gujarat Government.
The assessment takes in consideration 20 skilling sectors and more than 400 career and skilling opportunities to recommend from. To be taken in Gujarati language, the test has been active since May of this year.
About Career Guide:
CareerGuide.com is an online platform that scientifically plans your career with the help of certified career counsellors and AI-enabled technologies. It brings to students meticulously designed Psychometric Career Assessments to help discover their true potential and interest.
Emerged in 2015, CareerGuide is the brainchild of BITS-graduate Surabhi Dewra. “Wrong career match can have an adverse cascading impact on an individual’s life. It is, therefore, essential to map one’s calling with the right career,” believes Surabhi. CareerGuide, every year, handles career queries of 6 million students.