AMCAT conducted at Thapar University, Patiala

AMCAT, India’s largest test for employment assessment was recently conducted at Thapar University, Patiala.

Online PR News – 03-November-2009 – – AMCAT, India’s largest test for employment assessment was recently conducted at Thapar University, Patiala. The test was conducted for 2010 batch of B.Tech, M.Tech, MCA, MBA & M.Sc at their Patiala campus. Aspiring Minds, India’s leading human capital assessment firm has successfully conducted its flagship test AMCAT to test over 55,000 students across 300 campuses spread over 12 states in India. Aspiring Minds went international this year by conducting AMCAT at Dubai campus of IMT.

Aspiring Minds Co-Founder Himanshu Aggarwal, said “We highly value the faith shown by Thapar University in Aspiring Minds. This is the second year of our association with Thapar & hence demonstrates the potential of our partnership. Thapar has provided us a great platform to assess quality students across various courses under a single institutional banner. ”

AMCAT is a GRE/GMAT format based Computer Adaptive Test. Several MNCs have tied up with Aspiring Minds to hire fresh talent using the pool assessed through AMCAT. A single test has given these corporates access to talent specific to their job requirements. On the campus side, each assessed student receives a detailed & customized 7 page report on his performance. The report is to bring greater transparency in the employment assessment process & provide students an insight to his areas of strengths & weaknesses.

Aspiring Minds Assessment Pvt. Ltd. is an assessment technology pioneer in India, a full spectrum of assessments including Language, Aptitude, Skill and Personality assessment. Aspiring Minds’ assessments are based on proprietary algorithms for computer based adaptive, standardized and reliable assessments. Aspiring Minds helps companies identify talent across the Nation, shortlist & hire. It provides a methodology to search candidates qualified for a particular job profile across the country at the press of a key by using innovative filters on multi-dimensional skill analysis of a large pool of candidates. Aspiring Minds’ conducts AMCAT – India’s Largest Employability Test. Aspiring Minds Account Managers work closely with Corporate to map their needs to various assessment parameters and help pick the right set of people to interview. Companies have seen their interview to hire convert rates shoot up dramatically (four to eight fold increase) on using AMCAT as a short listing criteria. For more information please visit