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|Hema said: (Aug 28, 2019)|
|Good evening to everyone.
I think examination kills our education system because some students are committed to suicide. They have a practical knowledge to do new things but they don't have a capacity to memorise and to vomit in the examination so they have failed and they treated as a weak student so staffs are treated those students does not haven knowledge but they have a practical knowledge so I think practical examination is better than the theoretical examination.
Thanks for giving this opportunity.
|Khushboo Jain said: (Jul 21, 2019)|
|Examinations should be the source for testing the skills of the students that what exactly they have learnt in the entire year. But nowadays, it is really sad to see that examinations have lost their meanings. They have just become the piece of paper and a burden for students- that too not for learning but of getting the highest marks in the class. And to a good extent, I would say that it's the parents and teachers who are responsible for this as they compare one student with another irrespective of thinking that every student has a unique quality. Education is not just academic knowledge. Education completes one's life by letting know how to be a good person, how to behave in society, how to respect your elders, how to be a responsible citizen and what not!
The examination should examine the student wholly and that's it. Marks are just numbers! And just temporary happiness which is of no use in the long run!
|Chandra Dangwal said: (Jun 10, 2019)|
|As I hear all of your suggestions.
That we think that examination is a way of judging the student.
Basically, exams are good for the students just because students have to maintain their study well if there is no system of examination So nobody focus on your study.
Examinations of simple way where all the student's thanks show how much they are able.
If there is something wrong so that is not an examination that is the person who is conducting examination process. The system is doing unfair. And the persons or professors who are checking the notebooks they just want quantity not quality.
And this is my personal experience that the University wants only quantity. A huge amount of matter should be written in the notebook there is no matter it will be wrong or right.
So if something killed the education. That's not an examination. That's the system which supported fakeness. And not able to judge the student quality.
As I conclude. That we should support examination because it makes us more hard worker and able to stand with the front of others.
|Sanjeev Kumar said: (May 15, 2019)|
It is a very important topic. I am very happy to discuss it. These days examination becomes a means for judging our memory power and not for knowledge obviously, I am not talking about all exam but for many examinations. It's pattern completely changed our mindset and thinking the ability that's why we can say that it killed education. It is a consequence of our education system.
Conclusion: our education system should be changed that will change our mindset and increase our thinking capability. According to it, the exam pattern should be.
|Shivam Sharma said: (May 14, 2019)|
|Yes, the examination can loss our thinking power.
It has many disadvantages as compared to advantage.
After all our discussions. I would like to conclude that Examination isn't killing education it's pattern kill's education.
|Samyuktha said: (May 9, 2019)|
|Hi friends this is Samyuktha.
In my point of view, examinations are the one which influences the students to get run with the competitive world.
They can gain the spirit at the time of examination. They can express their knowledge through these exams.
The main disadvantage of these exams we can lose our knowledge.
Some people who are sensitive while getting low marks will get into depressions.
The lecturers who are evaluating the papers they don't see the knowledge of the students.
So, I conclude that examinations are the one who gets interested in studying the subjects by gaining marks to the student's life.
|Karthi said: (Mar 3, 2019)|
|Exam pattern and the persons who are dealing with the education department are killing the students. I agree with a statement, posted by a person, exams testing our knowledge, it is right, but we don't the person who is checking our papers and we don't know how brilliant, the knowledgeable person he is and doesn't know in what mood, they are evaluating our papers. And finally, they are submitting some marks and the world is judging and allowing everything by marks. If someone asked me about the examination that, how should be the exam pattern, we are writing papers in front of lectures, and they must check our papers in front of us. Then we can conclude, how much they know and how much we.|
|Gowthami said: (Feb 25, 2019)|
|The pattern of examination is not correct. In state board examination, If a question is out of textbook then a student getting full marks about that. Here we (students) getting lazy. Nowadays we had only bookish knowledge only other than the book we will be zero.
To avoid this problem the state govt must and should follow the CBSE SYSTEM in this system no question form text students brain starts working how we get an answer for this.
Our systems should not allow choice based credit system.
|Arikrishnan said: (Feb 12, 2019)|
|Examination is not killing our education, exam pattern is killed our education.|
|Naveena D said: (Feb 10, 2019)|
|Good Morning Friends,
Obviously, because exams are only for testing the student. But in this generation only focus about exams. If they are ready to get a good knowledge, They are study in their own way and get a knowledge for their interest. Exam is only for high marks score in examinations. It is not good for their knowledge. It cannot give any knowledge for the students. They are getting fear and stress in their studies. They are having a main problem that is exam. Definitely, exams will helpful for testing their knowledge but exams cannot make a knowledgeable student.
|Preethi said: (Jan 29, 2019)|
|No, exams didn't kill education. It just testing our knowledge how much we acquired.|
|Varsha Sanan said: (Jan 24, 2019)|
|Examinations kill the education because there are many instances where students committed suicide just because they got fewer marks in examinations. The examination is nothing but stress and pressures these days.
Nowadays the situation changed like, students are given marks for just reading and memorising but not for their actual capability.
|Aysha said: (Jan 17, 2019)|
|According to me, an examination hasn't killed the student because this is the way to test ourself that what we had to learn in the whole year. Andwe know that what we have to do for improvement.
And, Yes the examination of our country have to change because of the system more students only focused on there but not on their knowledge.
|Mehak Kapoor said: (Nov 9, 2018)|
My views on examinations have killed education or not are given below.
First of all, I want to say that examination is the best way to check the student knows what he/she grasp in month or year. It checks the capability of a student. But on the other hand, it has a much worse impact on student's carrier because student only studies limited subjects to get passing marks in exams. They study because of fair of failing not to learn something. Students also have not much time to learn some new things for enhancing their skills. So in our country, the Education minister have to need to do some changes in our education system which helps us to achieve our dreams.
|Archana said: (Oct 18, 2018)|
|According to me, Examination has not killed education, as exams are only the means to test the knowledge and capability of the students. Examination is a mean where students prepare themselves accurately. Its helps Students to face Success and failure since childhood. Its strengthen them mentality to face the future. But I, Like to say that, Theoretical Knowledge is given more time and importance than practical. This is one of the reasons that peoples are not getting a job, as there is a lack of practical knowledge to work in the real world. And moreover, students are judged over one parameter.
|Shivam Singh said: (Oct 15, 2018)|
|According to me, not an examination but the examination system is killing the education.
1. Parents are pressuring there children to compete with other which create stress, pressure on students.
2. Most of the school, colleges do not take interest in the practical exam they fulfil minimum requirements of the practical exam. And give more pressure on the theoretical exam which gives negative feedbacks about the practical exam to the student.
3. Every student has some special character or talent but they are judged by the same parameter.
4. Marks are getting more value in companies than practical knowledge which brings low confidence in fresher.
5. You can take the example of IIT exam there are total 10000 seats but for that, around 1500000 students give exam means if you see the ratio of the student then out of 100 only 0.6 students get selected. So what about the others? It is in our hand to change this system.
|Invisible Man said: (Sep 28, 2018)|
|Well, we are at such an educational system, in which different mentality students are given the same question paper. Some are good at that but few may be good at something else. So we should keep exam on their respective interest and encourage them towards their interest, don't discourage people by keeping the same test to all kinds of people. If they study by their interest, then in India we may many noble prize winners every year.
So, the examination is a crucial part of Student that he/she may score low or high, just encourage them. So they will enjoy the flavour of examination.
|Priyanka said: (Sep 20, 2018)|
|Yes, the examinations has killed education because students learn or cram up subjects just in order to score marks but in terms of practical knowledge students do not learn anything which results in many students not getting jobs because of no practical knowledge to work in the real world, and even once the exams are over the students tend to forget everything they had studied because they had not applied those concepts in the real world ever.|
|Mohd Akib Khan said: (Sep 16, 2018)|
|In my opinion, examinations are not killing the education system. They are conducted to test our knowledge levels and we shouldn't take it as a pressure or stress and his qualities of doing the accurate answer within a specific time period.
|Sana Naisam said: (Sep 9, 2018)|
I don't think examination has killed our education. But the examination system that we are following kills education. Because it is all about getting marks and it doesn't check whether the student is really worth of it or not. In the present scenario, theoretical exams are given more importance than practicals. We should give more weight to the practical exams rather than theoretical ones. Only then students can worthfully utilise their studies.
As we all know India is a developing nation, that is developing each and every section. So why don't we think to develop our present examination system?
|Deepika Pathak said: (Aug 30, 2018)|
|Examination are essential to promote one to work regularly and responsibly, it is needed to keep someone on track of working out things better yet we have also seen that these a time either the parents are giving lot a pressure to their child to retain a good position in this competitive world which may sometimes be depressive or child is taking itself as pressure which comes out as a suicidal and harming events, what I think is a matter of concern.|
|Prakhar Gupta said: (Aug 23, 2018)|
|No, examination hasn't killed education as it judges a student knowledge and his qualities of doing the accurate answer within a specific time period.|
|Shivang said: (Aug 7, 2018)|
|Yes, examination kills the education because examination is all about marks. Parents pressurized their child to got 1st rank. So students are not learning any things they are only read and memorized it.|
|Acchuthan T.M. said: (Aug 2, 2018)|
The examination is the right way to secure the knowledge of the students.
In my point of view, the correction of examination is wrong.
In Anna University, the teachers who are evaluating the paper has given the limited time for the 2 minutes with the key points necessary for the given question. They are evaluating in means of the pages of the paper for the given marks and not by considering the contents. If the side heading is correct they are not reading the lines given under the side heading. They are simply seeing the pages and evaluating the points.
No grammatic errors are found in the contents.
In my point of view, the time for evaluating the answer paper can be increased according to the subjects.
In this way, the examination has killed the education.
For the other case depending upon the marks the students feature depends on so the process of evaluating the paper might be correct and it seems the knowledge person can be graduated.
|Mayank said: (Jul 31, 2018)|
|Hello, friends, I'm Mayank.
In My opinion, Examination is compulsory to evaluate the students. Some myths are there about Examination ie they are only for burden, marks hinder talent or more. These myths are false and need to cleared by the teachers.
Examination checks the amount of knowledge gained by the students during the particular course.
|Shikhar Keserwani said: (Jul 25, 2018)|
My name is Shikhar Keserwani and according to me, the examination is the best way of testing your knowledge within a limited time and exploring your skills and in this way, we never kill anyone knowledge but increased the knowledge of our own and test our skills.
|Sooraj said: (Jul 16, 2018)|
|Hello everyone good evening,
Let me talk about education, nowadays to live in this world, to communicate with others, business activities, to get the job etc we need education. Examination is just a platform to show the world that we are educated, without examination we can't judge our knowledge and nobody can read our mind that we are educated. So, on my point of view examination never kills education, but it teach us to give an example that how can we survive in this world, how we can face the problems.
|Jagadeesh said: (Jul 15, 2018)|
I would like to initiate by saying a few points about the topic assigned to us. Education is one thing everyone should have. It instill The thinking abilities about the course which he or she is studying and practically. But if we see now a days a student has to go through number of exams from kg to pg. That's not how an education system should be. Exams are curbing the thinking abilities of students which is the primary objective of education. What most of the students are doing is they won't listen to the class what The faculty is teaching, just a month or two before they will go through the books and will clear the exam. This type of education is a waste of one's time and money. The Major cause for unemployment in India is this type of examination based education. Even parents are also just focusing on their child marks instead of what The child is learning by going to school. I am not saying that there shouldn't be any exams but exams should be conducted in such a way that tets The student thinking abilities. I would like to conclude the topic by saying that college should take initiative to eliminate this type of education.
|Lakshana. S said: (Jun 27, 2018)|
|Instead of approaching examinations as a medium to test a person's proficiency in a particular subject, they are viewed as a medium of judging one's abilities. The way students are Under the compulsion to write as exact as what is given in the text shows the misconception of examinations by the state board schools and often students find this way of approach as a difficult task and automatically they tend to develop a fear for examinations. Not just the way of conducting exams but also the way students are spoon fed by the teachers and the method of evaluation using the key set by a group of teachers are definitely not helpful. A unique approach to examination by schools will definitely raise the standard of students and thus I would conclude by saying that examinations conducted in a better way never kills education.|
|Aditya A B said: (Jun 26, 2018)|
Examination are just basically composed of 11 alphabets but they carry tons of fear, stress, anxiety in students.
According to me, Examination should be taken in a postive manner rather than negative, And examination is all about collaborating our knowledge and writing it in the walls of our mind rather than vomiting it in a piece of parchment sheet.
|Khushi said: (Jun 23, 2018)|
|Well, my point of view for examination is that, exams are necessary to evaluate what student have studied or gained duting there academic year. But in present condition most of students think about how to pass exams perhaps they just readout the material but actually they don't clearly understand the things practically. If examinations are taken in positive way, it is very good process.|
|Vinu said: (Jun 13, 2018)|
|No, as per my opinion. Examination should be there for student to check there ability and knowledge about subject that they are studying.|
|Aman Kumar said: (May 7, 2018)|
|No, exam does not killed the education as it check our knowledge, mental strength and effiency that we gain over a certain period of time.
But exam should be more application and ptractical oriented rather than memorizing the theories so that along with better understanding of theories, students get the ability to think out of box to get creative and innovative ideas among them.
|Ayon Bora said: (May 2, 2018)|
|No, I don't agree that examination has the education. There are lot n lots who don't study the whole semester and only study only before the exams. If there will be no examination then they will Never fell like studying. Through the Indian education system which is completely based on examination, entrance, interview etc is has produce a number of people who are now working in big MNC. More than half of the employees in silicon valley are Indians. One's the owner of Microsoft was asked why your employees are mostly from India and he responded if I stop hiring Indian employees than there would be a another Microsoft in India.|
|Gupta said: (Apr 23, 2018)|
|In nowadays, the education system has become like a spoon feeding. So that during the time of examination students used to study that topics but unable to apply anywhere. If we continue the same system in future we may lags at Present technology.
Finally, my opinion is changing the examination system towards applications, practicals student can able to learn something about that concept.
|Suraj Kumar said: (Apr 22, 2018)|
|Exams have not killed the education but the Indian education system is responsible for killing of education. In foreign countries education system is different and the mode of education is also different and students are enjoying it. But in our country, it is totally different from students are not focused on understanding but they are memorising.
And a common effect faced is conceptually weak and this leads to unemployment.
|Danish Bhandari said: (Apr 18, 2018)|
|It has not killed students because This is a practice which makes our mind stable. It also judges that how much knowledge we have gained in a particular year. Through examination we can check our knowledge, strength. We can know our mistakes and work on it. If there would be no examination then students might not study hard. Even if we are habitual of studying just one day before of examination.|
|Danish Bhandari said: (Apr 18, 2018)|
|It has not killed students because This is a practice which makes our mind stable. It also judges that how much knowledge we have gained in a particular year. Through examination, we can check our knowledge, strength. We can know our mistakes and work on it. If there would be no examination then students might not study hard. Even if we are habitual of studying just one day before of examination.|
|Shrey Jain said: (Apr 17, 2018)|
|I don't think that examination has killed.
The students are examined by the exams. Exams are to know that the student has understood the concept or not. We think that exams are killing the student as there is a lot of pressure of parents and competition among the students. So, see yourself level to give your best in the examination to score good marks in paper according to your level.
So, examination not kills the student but there is only strees to release it we should take rest.
|Kareena said: (Apr 16, 2018)|
|I think we should not take stress for examination. Examination is held in every school after 6 months and finals after every year. This practice make minds stable. If we study side by side and listen to lectures nicely then their is no worry about exam. I think who kill themselves are not stable by their mind or they are not interested in the subject they choose. They should see there career a bright future ahead. So I conclude we should not take stress. And enjoy examination and revise side by side.|
|Simran said: (Apr 15, 2018)|
|I think so no, because exams helps us to improve our memory power and sharps our brains. It helps us to know that how much have we were Argentine in class. Exams are not only about marks, they are all about expressing our brains memory to teacher. They hemos us to be confident too. In case of higher studies we have to give these exams. There are many countries in which exams are not held do their literacy/economy rate is low. It also checks how we can improve ourselves. And tells in which subject we need to practice more. It also tela to improve our mistakes. In some exams, like English, Hindi, we get life skill questions, in which we can express our views. Also, we develop a speed of writing day, which in future helps us a lot. So at last, I would say that exams are making strong for education.|
|Saniya said: (Apr 14, 2018)|
I think as by scoring marks is not as important as gaining knowledge about something. Exams are not scarry it's just about to make our mind stable to attempt exam. Through exams, we can check our iq level and that how much knowledge we have got through our classes or lectures.
|Tejpal Singh said: (Apr 14, 2018)|
|According to me, the examination has not killed the students because it is a source of testing our brain that how much we have understood in our classes or lectures It is nothing to society in once got bad marks we have not lose our hopes. We should be confident in ourselves. It's all to test our brain. It's all to make our brain sharp and male ourselves strong enough to face any difficulty in our life. It helps us in jobs and various fields and most importantly helps us to communicate.|
|Selvamani said: (Apr 14, 2018)|
|Yes, of course. Examinations in India have spoiled India. If we take foreign nations. For example, take Iceland. There is no examination at all. And yet the country topped in the recently released most educated country list. I want to note a point that Indian education should be exam free and should be rather practical than theoretical.|
|Prerna said: (Apr 8, 2018)|
|Examinations are the way to judge the students that how much knowledge they have gained during a certain period of time. Students can check their strengths and weaknesses and work on it.
I partially agree with the topic because in one hand examinations judge our knowledge and reflect it. But on the other hand it reinforces us to study. If there is no examination students may not study hard. Even we are habitual of working hard only before 1 day of examinations. To some extent examinations are the reason that students study just to top in the class or to pass the exam.
Finally, I would like to say that we should understand the motive of examinations. We should study just to be knowledgable; exams will be passed/cracked in no time.
|Sanyam Dabas said: (Apr 4, 2018)|
|As we talk about today's academic examinations they are mostly full of cramping portion everyone feels him or herself intellectual but when he or she sits in a competitive exam then the particular person came to know what he or she is learnt till that day. In India, every student wants to pass a school life by cramping or by temporarily fixing a syllabus in their mind it's not thought that a 95 or above percentage holder can pass a competition by just learning a syllabus for few days but if a student is learning just only a few part of syllabus but for permanent period of time than he or she will have a better result than 90 above percentage holder.
So the conclusion is that getting knowledge is a good thing but getting knowledge with moral values is the best thing.
|Charan said: (Mar 17, 2018)|
|The examination is a way to test one individual performance and his knowledge. What kills the education is the way we learned in a wrong way. Mostly in India, we learn only to pass in the exams so that we get a job and this leads to the failure of a good education. Even the education system of a nation too involved in it as they include irrelevant topics which is not practical or which can't be used in the future. Students have inferiority in them for the exams. So they just try to remember the concept for the day of the exam and later on it evaporates from their minds.
So, finally, the present education system of our country should be changed so that students should be equipped with skills.
|Achu said: (Mar 17, 2018)|
|The examination has not killed the education system, rather it is a way to judge the knowledge and intelligence of any student. In school, if students are only taught the lessons and if there will be no any examination then how can a teacher judge whether the subject what he has taught is clear to all the students or not. Students are in the regular practice of study due to examination and they remain in touch with the subject. It also mentally prepare a student to overcome to the challenge and reduce the havoc of examination by which they can face any examination in future.|
|Bharti said: (Mar 14, 2018)|
|The examination should me made compulsory for the students so that students can see themselves where they are standing. If there will not be any exams we can't analyse where we are standing and what we have learnt. But the student should not take so much of tension because we all know tension can only give birth to another tension.|
|Jayesh Patil said: (Mar 14, 2018)|
|Yes, exams are necessary for students to know that where they lie in the competition. But nowadays exams are just marks oriented and a student having more memory has got higher marks which lead to just mugging up the things.
The practical knowledge is not acquired by students. So exams are necessary but that must be taken in a practical way.
|Rajesh said: (Feb 27, 2018)|
|The examination is one of the parts of education.
This education system is not a learning knowledge only to muck up and vomiting the paper. Surely examination is killed education.
|Suparna said: (Feb 22, 2018)|
|Examination is very importent part of education. We have to need it. But now our education system is change. Only for Exam all teacher and student compliting there syllabus so first. This students want only good marks not knowledge. It's very bad. Really examination killed education.|
|Sam.... said: (Feb 19, 2018)|
|Examination is necessary and it's good BT I want to say that NOW our education 1stly for very good marks and after then good job. Not for knowledge. So why this examination? for only good marks. Useless examination not for make good human. Only for this examination students and teacher are want to complete syllabus so first. You understand or not, don't care. Yes examination killed education.|
|Vivek Mandal said: (Feb 16, 2018)|
|We must conduct exam because somewhere it helps us to boost our ability because the examination is the way where you can find yourself that who am I. I mean to say if you score good in examination then you get motivated and you do whatever you want to do. I would like like to give you an example a worker work entire month and lastly he gets then his happiness is extreme level. The exam is the same thing.|
|Gayatri said: (Feb 11, 2018)|
|Good morning everyone,
In my opinion, examinations are not killing the education system. They are conducted to test our knowledge levels and we shouldn't take it as a pressure or stress. It is the way to test our IQ.
|Rajneesh Gupta said: (Feb 3, 2018)|
According to me, it is very easy to understand that you cannot ignore examination because it shows you where you are? For proper measurement examination is very need full.
It's not happen in academic life only but also in real life. What mistake have done in past examinations learn from it measure, and move ahead with proper improvement.
But I want to highlight on thing that examination like academics is stopping student grow.
|Venna Vamsidhar Reddy said: (Dec 31, 2017)|
|In my point of view, education is applicable to learning the concepts in practical manner not to write in papers. I give an example if you want to make a rocket we must have awerness about the ingredients and its working properties then only you can be able to make a rocket but the thing is happninng in India learn and write in exams that exams do not shine your mind to create new innovations. So please stop this exam centric method and give ability to the students through creative and innovative manner. The advantages of practical learning is the concept is fixed in your mind and the disadvantages of theory learning and put it in exams is the lines of the answers are stored in your mind like 2 tuple Xerox copy. So I request the government to change our education system and rebuilt it well and destroy private schools and colleges as for as possible they don't run education they business with education by tourchuring the student to get more marks it didn't benefit to student it is only only benefit to management to get more admissions for next year. I have a dream to see our country with pure education. -jaihind.|
|Venna Vamsidhar Reddy said: (Dec 31, 2017)|
|In my point of view, education means it is applicable to learning the concepts in a practical manner not to write in papers. I give an example if you want to make a rocket we must have awareness about the ingredients and its working properties then only you can be able to make a rocket but the thing is happening in India learn and write in exams that exams do not shine your mind to create new innovations. So please stop this exam-centric method and give the ability to the students through creative and innovative manner. The advantages of practical learning is the concept is fixed in your mind and the disadvantages of theory learning and put it in exams is the lines of the answers are stored in your mind like 2 tuple Xerox copy. So I request the government to change our education system and rebuilt it well and destroy private schools and colleges as for as possible they don't run education they business with education by torturing the student to get more marks it didn't benefit to a student it only benefits to management to get more admissions for next year. I have a dream to see our country with pure education. -Jaihind.|
|Venna Reddy said: (Dec 26, 2017)|
|Nowadays parents don't give the priority to children's interests. Everyone send their children schools and collegs to become an engineer or a doctor but parents do not understand what the children Want. In India Education system is not good even though parents forced children only in education there are many other things rather than education like cricketer badminton designer animation so parents must be enquire children's interest and encourage them in that field then only he can success in his life.|
|Iptisha said: (Dec 22, 2017)|
|Examinations - has it killed education! definitely and only that student can understand that who have the pressure of getting a high percentage. If I said in a straight way nowadays education system examination gives an only percentage, not knowledge.|
|Vamsi Reddy said: (Dec 21, 2017)|
|I Am very interest to talk about this topic. Examination means to test the ability of a person how he understood the concept and how used in real life but we are wasting time by just put it in exams. What is meant by engineering?they are creators of the world they have to spend there time most at New Creations. But in present situation engineering in India means only permitted to classrooms and mug up the answers and present it in the exam. In this case what we learn new things.
Did marks give the experience to work In the company no our talent and passion? Giving exams and getting marks is only for the identity of the person is educated just. In my point of view, education means how to apply the concept in real society what we have learned from lower education to higher education that automatically give good opportunities for our life. Today lacks of students completed there engineering but no one suited for the Jobs because of lack of what I discussed above. So our youth have the ability to change our education system for the sake of upcoming generations.
|Venna Vamsi said: (Dec 12, 2017)|
|Education is necessary only to communicate with others and how to behave in the society. Conducting exams is good but in what way not theoretically only one-word substitution like competitive exams. So many students are answering the questions even they are not trying to understanding the questions. There are so many people who become a great person in the society without education like Sachin Albert Einstein etc. So there are so many things you to survive in this world not only education.|
|Akshay Chopade said: (Dec 7, 2017)|
|Yes, examination is really killing students life. If you consider a Btech as a eg. One semester normally runs max to max for 4months, in this period we should give a number of the internal exams, no of practical exams, final exams and the holidays included it. Now, tell me after giving all these exams whether we have seen the change in ourselves as an engineer? No, we have just increased our memorizing capacity. Don't forget that Education is Knowledge which makes every student to be well disciplined in his/her life. So my final advice is to stop the examination and stop the student's limitations because there are a lot of things present outside, other than examination which we have to look upon.|
|Shivangi Pahwa said: (Dec 5, 2017)|
|I don't think so examination has killed education just because exams are for testing our memorizing capacity that what we have till studied in our school. According to me, people give more priority to marks than the knowledge that is not good just because how 3 hours paper will not decide our career. There must be a solution of this reason that marks are not a priority. Education is something gives us knowledge about the various thing it's about the development of our brain. Actually, exams are not the reason for this solution must be a change in our thinking just because our teachers ' parents ' friend, relatives everyone ask good marks good job.
So we should change our thinking.
|Lalamsrinivasarao said: (Dec 2, 2017)|
|The examinations killed the education in my point view, Indian education is very different other countries in our psychology in Indian parents psychology only for marks but not gaining knowledge in other countries parents thinking only gaining knowledge level so I think losing the knowledge. More prefer for theoritical so in my opinion more preferred for practical gaining more knowledge. In this system theoretical gain more marks but no knowledge preferred more concentration on practical in school college and any place. 80percent students are stress and motivated our parents. In my opinion, the decision takes ourselves. And which type education suitable take decision.|
|Rahul said: (Nov 24, 2017)|
|Good evening to everyone, examination is the important part to check that whether the student is learning something new or not we can't say that examination killed the education rather than this we can say that examination pattern is not that much good that it should be. Yes I am agree that we can't judge anyone in 3 hrs but we can understand the knowledge level of the person, so examination is important but yes examination method can be change.
We can make it more practical rather than theroretical.
|Unnikrishnan said: (Nov 23, 2017)|
|Hello everyone. I am new to this blog and I must confess before I begin that I have not read more than a few entries.
I am looking for someone who can tell me if somebody has done any formal research on this very important topic. I have spent some time on this subject and I would like to publish something useful for the teachers and the policymakers.
Are exam scores a reliable, reproducible and realistic estimate of a students' educational achievements? How much does it predict future performance? Or promise for future contributions?
This is the most important issue that needs to be fixed. How do we make exams reflect the academic merit of the candidate?
The next question is how we can optimise the time, effort, manpower and cost without compromising the VALUE of the examination.
One thing I have found is that there is an inverse correlation between the complexity of the examination infrastructure and the reputation of the universities in India. The bulky infrastructure is directly the result of a brutally centralised system.
For instance, if there is a very prominent "controller of examinations/evaluation" in the University set up, chances are that the university is not rated high inernationally. Compare IITs with Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University. JNTU has a directorate with Evaluation placed on top of the hierarchy. IITs will not do that.
|Nidhi said: (Nov 19, 2017)|
|The examination is a process that is used to understand the level of knowledge that a student has. Exams do not only mean descriptive papers which are limited to a particular topic or book, as they are in schools. Consider the various competitive exams, they are all objective type with questions that contain a mix of direct answers or implementation of logic using the facts learned. These kind of exams are beneficial as they help in judging the thinking or analytical ability of a student.
Current education system is currently based on the descriptive format papers. But this is slowly changing. Education is not dead, it is now going to be reborn according to the changing times.
|Angel Abraham said: (Nov 19, 2017)|
|Examinations are needed. Without examination it becomes difficult to prove that we have owned a particular degree or any other educational qualification. Presently there is no other alternative method for it. Without examinations what is the evidence for studying in an educational institution for years. And how could a university give you certificate for a certain degree? So those who are against examination must offer alternative solution to this problem.|
|Mary Antonia Anish said: (Nov 16, 2017)|
|According to my point of view, examination kills education. Education is gaining knowledge and knowing everything in this world. But our education system is based on marks. Mark is more important than learning new things.
Usually 80%of students does not have any knowledge on the subject they just mug up their and vomit in their answer paper. Exams are just to check the memorizing ability. Many will score good marks but will be poor in practicals. From my opinion, I will say that education system should be changed and practicals should be concentrated more.
|Aman said: (Nov 9, 2017)|
Our present education system is merely based on rote memory. The students who topped In examination do not know how to use the knowledge practically in life there is only a race between the students to get good marks in paper from early stage of life. Examination is a way to check students knowledge not just rote sentences, unfortunately this is what is happening in examinations.
|Gurpreet Soni said: (Nov 4, 2017)|
|Hi I am Gurpreetsoni.
According to me examination is the best way to test our knowledge without examination we can't judge ourselves. If a person learn something from his school, collage or from any other place it is only examination to know.
That he learn it properly or not. Examination also motivate a person to do batter for example if a person pass a exam then he will try to do more batter. But according to my thinking if any person or student committed suicide do to his failure in examination then he can never succeed in his life because he is not able to face his failure so how can you expect them that he will be successful in his life he cannot be succeed. So it is wrong thinking that examination kill education.
|Harikrishna Kallakunta said: (Oct 25, 2017)|
|Good evening friends,
In my point of view, examinations is good for testing our knowledge on topics what we learnt in colleges or schools or any other places. But, because of some external forces students feel like stress and pressure in examinations.
In India, some educational institutions and parents are making force to get good marks to their students and children. It is good but it should be a certain limit. Because parents are telling to their children like this " you should get good marks otherwise you will not get success in your life. " with this words students studied hard and they by hart the concepts whether they understand or not.
According to me because of the above reason, most of the students are not getting jobs because of they are unable to do practical things and they are losing their thinking abilities.
|Rajesh said: (Oct 15, 2017)|
|I think examinations are good or bad, it is decided by the student's perspective. If a student treats examinations like a platform to test his knowledge then it is good for them, but if he treats it like a burden, then he or she may get stressed about studying for examinations.|
|Savitar said: (Oct 15, 2017)|
|From my perspective, I think that examinations must be continued with education system. It checks our ability to apply concepts and knowledge to the problem being asked. It checks our ability to perform in a difficult situation as well.|
|Mahesh Channe said: (Oct 6, 2017)|
|Well, according to my view, examinations are the basic need for judging yourself that how knowledge that gained to you. Also, the examination will improve our skill to reading and hardworking. Without examination, their is nothing parameter on the basis of which we send to this student to next stage. So I think its a basic need.|
|Deeksha said: (Oct 5, 2017)|
|Examinations for me are something which helps us to judge ourselves, our performance. To check if we are giving our efforts in right direction. So to me, examinations are very important.
But for the point has it killed education, has two sides. As in many schools and colleges and even in many homes students are being forced to score. So in such case, it may occur that student may lose his/her focus on understanding things and knowing things practically to just scoring marks.
But when a student is given freedom to learn in what so ever way they wish to study, they are able to better explore things and examinations become an add-on to their preparation like a guide.
|Naman Gupta said: (Oct 4, 2017)|
Well, I think that examinations are a good way to check out the student's performance in school but it's not the best way to improvise your educational skills. It's just a mere way of how well a student can memorize or how hard he can work. But in today's world we just not need to work hard, instead we need to work in a smarter way and that can only be built by usage of that knowledge into practical life.
So the schools should more focus on the practical implications of education instead of making it a mere way of boredom to just memorize and top in the exams.
|Ms Rakshit said: (Sep 30, 2017)|
|Absolutely no. Examination is a necessary thing un education by which we can measure our performance. We can determine how much we have learnt. Also we can rectify our faults and motivate to study more. If we score good in examination then it brings us confidence. Similarly, if we score less in examination then we try to boost our knowledge. Examination helps us to create a healthy competitive atmosphere. But sometimes we take too much stress to sustain this competitive atmosphere. Sometimes it creates mental pressure. So we have to balance it and motivate ourselves for achieving goals.|
|Yash Matalia said: (Sep 22, 2017)|
|Hi, I am Yash Matalia.
According to my point of view, Examination is nothing but, check the mental ability of the students in under stressful condition. Without examination, How we can check the ability of students? so, the examination is the best way to check the ability of students. Examinations can develop the mind of student & enhance his ability. The result is depending on our hard-work. If a student will hard work then he will have a good result. So, the examination has not killed education but enhance our ability.
|Veeramani said: (Sep 21, 2017)|
|It can't be says that all the examination kills the education. It is useful for to analyse ourself in particular area, but it is depends on the questions. It should test our understanding level, not only our memory capacity level.|
|Shreyan Roy said: (Sep 20, 2017)|
|What is examination? It is a poison that is being stored in the student's mind. Marks have become the most important thing in one's life. So a student has left behind his own co-curricular activities. To my point of view, examination have changed the mind of the students. If a student does not get 80-90% marks then his whole life is changed and he idea of doing others profession in life is destroyed. So examination is not the only thing to justify a student he also has another extra talent.|
|Prajwal Shinde said: (Sep 9, 2017)|
|I think it is not the examination, but the pattern of assessments that has ruined our education system. Today examination are mere means of checking ones memory. But actually it should be such that it increases the creativity of the students. The assessment techniques which were used 40 years back haven't changed a bit, when the world has changed so much and we need to change with it. No wonder why we have quantity of engineers but very poor quality.|
|Nishal C Shriyan said: (Sep 2, 2017)|
|According to me, the examination is just to test our memory. But I believe that due to exams some of us at least give some interest to study something new. Which may help them to score marks. But I'm sure that a least a few of their topics they experience and utilized in their own lifes on the believe that. Yes, I know about this, since I have studied this before.|
|Uttara Deb said: (Aug 30, 2017)|
|Well examinations are really necessary to assess a student's education. It is very important to know for the student where does he stand in today's competitive age. It lets us know our strength and weaknesses and also helps us to make ourself competent by assessing ourselves through regular examinations. But in India the examinations are not of the right kind. It is totally bookish knowledge based exams. Like in school days no reasoning classes are there but when we go for any competitive exam we encounter with these subjects. So education and exams should be taken in such a manner that prepare a student to face future challenges not just to score high. But having said that I would not support that examinations kill education but it is a part of education and it helps to see one's true position in cutting age competition. Thank you.|
|Devarshi said: (Aug 27, 2017)|
According to my points of view, I don't believe that exams kill education because due to exams we are able to know that how much capability is there in us. People hate exams because they are not capable to pass them and due to there weakness they blame exams and education system. So, guys we all should take exams seriously and focus on them instead of blaming them.
|Vedant Gupta said: (Aug 27, 2017)|
|Examination is only the measure to test our progress in our domain in which we are training. That training can be any thing like sports, studies or even art. The Examination doesn't need to be only the written test or a pen and paper test, like the image of examination is formed. Even the sports meet, art competition and other tournaments are also just the other forms of examination. So examination has not killed the education but only refined it.|
|Sasmitha said: (Aug 21, 2017)|
From my point of view, examination has killed all education. Bcoz, All children have a talent like in
So if we take the examination only studies get involved not any others. when a student takes 80% mark the 70% student will feel sad and it keeps on going. So when they cut exams all the children talent will come out and our India will be always first.
|Naveen Rathi said: (Aug 15, 2017)|
Education is a formal training of the mind to develop our understanding levels and Examination is an instrument to measure our understanding. Examination helps us to rectify our weak areas and indicate us to work upon them. In Most of us exam creates anxiety to score well, but creating anxiety is not the purpose of conducting exams. It only judges our understanding level. So fault does not lie in Examination, but in our understanding about exams. So there should be additional ingredients in our education system which can teach students to go for excellence, success will come under their fate immediately.
|Biksha said: (Aug 12, 2017)|
|According to my point of view, yes examination kills education. Education is gaining knowledge and knowing everything in this world. But our education pattern is depend on mark basis. Mark is more important than learning new things. Students must not be blamed, education system must be blamed. They are given a syllabus and it is must be learnt. In stateboard system, every answer must be given what is given in the book. Students mug up their answers and write their exams. In our education system, practical knowlegde is very much less than theoritical knowledge. Students innovative ideas are buried inside their hearts because of the education system. Education system must be changed. Average student and dull student are more brilliant than topper. Everyone is excellent in their own ways. Never blame any student for not scoring the mark, their interest is different. They are very smart. So I request parents, teacher not scold students for not scoring enough marks. Thankyou.|
|Nayara said: (Aug 10, 2017)|
|I think exams are good for us because exams helps us to understand our mistakes and correct them by doing hard work.|
|Sampurna said: (Jul 31, 2017)|
|Yes, the examination has a vital role to kill the education among the students. The students of this generation run after marks. 80% of the students don't have any knowledge about the subject as they mug up one night before the exam. Most of the parents pressurize their children fr getting good grades. Our education system compels the students to memorize as a result of which they lose deep interest in the subjects and become frustrated.|
|Prarthana said: (Jul 30, 2017)|
|Every person should try to gather knowledge through out his life. Because finally our experience and knowledge going to help us in different field not the the marks that we get in different exams. But everyone have to pass in exams for higher studies to gra a job. So its too important. But our education system mostly decides a person's capaility on his memorizing power not on his knowledge or his creative mind. So I too think that todays examinations has killed education.|
|Shraddha Mahala said: (Jul 27, 2017)|
|I think due to the examination, students study only for the sake of passing. And so that students only referred to the last exam papers only for passing.
So I think everyone should study deeply and by taking interest as per their interested field.
|Krishan said: (Jul 18, 2017)|
|I agree @Devz.
It's good but you know in India the education syllabus is not related to new technology and the criteria of passing marks have very minimum. So I think to change the pattern of all education syllabus and marks criteria.
|Devz said: (Jul 14, 2017)|
|Not really it completely depends upon how to take them. There are different types of students categorised according to the priorities they study.
1. Some don't study at all.
2. Some study just for marks.
3. And some to have in-depth knowledge of the subject.
Students in the 1st group will anyway not study. While in the 2nd group will study only for marks. While students in the 3rd group will study irrespective of exams.
On one part where there are many suicide cases when students don't clear their exams. Exams and marks can b handled positively assuming they need a little improvement to raise their bar.
Also, parents have to handle such situations in more mature way. Ie they don't pressurise their respective wards for getting good grades.
Because at the end grades are not the only parameter to judge any student.
|Krishan said: (Jul 13, 2017)|
|I thing examination has good for us because the level of check is necessary, our examination pattern is very bad. And the syllabus is very far away from our course. And only student study only theoretical and pass the examination but not have a knowledge for practice. And without practical knowledge, you are not do anything so examination has killed education.|
|Ankush Mahajan said: (Jul 12, 2017)|
|No, not at all, actually, what I think if there are no exams, there will be no evaluation of the performance and ultimately no scope or less scope for development. These are just the excuses that examination is killing the education because if someone is well understood with what he has studied, he will not face any difficulty in writing the same in exams and can also apply the same during practical and that will surely help in well performing along with well understanding. Better take interest in learning and should stop cursing EXAMS.|
|Namasu said: (Jul 4, 2017)|
|Exam is like a necessary evil.
In addition, I wanna say that digital study must be implemented in schools. So students could easily visualise the concepts.
|Varad Ganesh Malu said: (Jun 27, 2017)|
|Yes, I think that exam kill the knowledge because everyone is preparing for the sorcere not for gain the knowledge.|
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