Accredia OBE is an established software solution / system for implementation OBE-NBA for Tier 2 (University Affiliated) Institutions. OBE based NBA accreditation is made mandatory by AICTE from 2015-16. Accredia software solution / system aims to provide a system for implementation of OBE-NBA with outcomes in the format required by NBA. In summary Accredia software solution provides provision for data collection, analysis & reporting.
Since Accredia is a stand-alone software solution / system that supplements the existing MIS systems like student information system and ERP like fees, salary systems. It is also recommended for institutions that have already invested in software solution / system and are looking for OBE-NBA solution. This solution can work either as independent solution or you can integrate it to your existing MIS & ERP systems.
New NBA format:
With new NBA format for Tier-1 / autonomous institutions (Dec 2015 version), the difference between Tier-1 & Tier-2 (June 2015 version) is now removed or kept very minimal 1*.
Who should consider this solution?
Accredia software solution / system covers all the requirements of OBE, viz.
Identification of special courses to address gaps in university curriculum,
Threshold / target setting for each course,
Choice to include / exclude courses from OBE assessment
What does it cover?
The flexible 'assessment engine' can easily be configured for a number of assessment events. In addition to OBE for theory courses, it also addresses practical non-theory courses like Labs, Seminars, Studio and Projects through rubrics and Liekert scale based banded assessments.
The solution generates most of the OBE-NBA reports required for NBA accreditation.
'Accredia PLUS' is an OBE software solution / system that addresses significant portions of good governance practices that are mandatory requirements sought by the NBA evaluators.
It is an 'In-Process' OBE software solution / system where OBE data is collected as a part of academic execution and the activities are tracked as per academic calendar. Staff Research activities, student feedback and course content form an intrinsic part of the solution. 'Accredia PLUS' is often preferred by institutions who are planning a transition to autonomous status.
'Accredia PLUS' is recommended for institutions who have one or more of the following requirements:
Institutions who would like to have a robust OBE framework for academic execution / delivery - whose evidence and outputs would significantly help preparation for NBA / Accreditation.
Institutions who intend to practice OBE 'In-process' as part of their academic execution / delivery.
Institutions who intend transition to 'Academic Autonomy'
Identification and Definition of special courses to address gaps in university curriculum,
Threshold / target for each course
Choice to include / exclude courses from
OBE based assessment
The flexible assessment engine can be easily configured for number of assessment events. In addition to OBE for theory courses, it addresses non-theory courses like Labs, Seminars, Studio and Projects through rubrics and Liekert scale based banded assessments
The solution generates a fair number of reports required for your accreditation reporting and provides Tracking of Academic calendar
Student on boarding, comprehensive database and dues management