Psychometrics is a field of study concerned with the theory & techniques of psychological measurement.
As defined by US NATIONAL COUNCIL ON MEASUREMENT IN EDUCATION [NCME],
Psychometrics refers to psychological measurement. Generally, it refers to the field in education & psychology that is devoted to testing, measurement, assessment & related activities.
A psychometric lab was established under the aegis of JK COLLEGE OF EDUCATION in 2010 to enhance the knowledge of students to administer various tests in lab.
The field is concerned with the objective measurement of skills & knowledge, abilities, attitudes, personality traits, & educational achievements. Some psychometric researchers focus on the construction & validation of assessment instruments such as questionnaire, tests, raters’ judgements, psychological symptom scales, & personality tests.
We have bilateral transfer of learning, TAT tests Memory drum, koh’s block test, picture construction tests, etc. to measure candidates performance.