Employability Benchmarking for Entry Level Graduates

The Challenge

Finding the right candidate for a job can be a herculean task in today’s job market for three simple reasons

  • checkLoads of candidates apply
  • checkLack of precise cost-effective tools to filter suitable applicants
  • checkNo consistent framework for comparison

The SMART Solution

The SMART eSCORE is a standard benchmarking test designed to assess the Employability Quotient of graduates for entry level jobs. It has numerous advantages, the most important being

  • checkUniform parameters of evaluation
  • checkRelevance to the Indian job market
  • checkScope to stand out among lakhs of job applicants
  • checkSimplicity of delivery
  • checkFuss-free analysis and reports
Areas Evaluated

Other Benefits

  • checkTest takers know exactly where they stand, what they are good at and what they need to work on. There is no cap on the number of times candidates can take the eSCORE, thus allowing scope for improvement.
  • checkSMART has access to students across the length and breadth of India by virtue of their strength in Placement Training. Obtaining the eSCORE is the logical next step for any SMARTian. So every time a company wants to hire freshers, the fastest and most effective way would be to reach out to the SMART eSCORE database, and pick the most suitable candidates based on the role-based requirements.

“I am really happy to note that you are doing a wonderful service to the engineering society and helping the young engineers to elevate themselves to become employable. This would mean that many families are being benefitted.”


R Sridhar - General Manager

Global Media Solutions, Tata Communications

“Appreciate the great initiative.”


Shashikanth Jayaraman - Head HR

TVS Automobile Solutions

“Excellent program. Nice to come here and appreciate the good work done. Keep it up.”


Stanley George - Head HR

Hexaware Technologies

“Good platform to connect Academia and Industry. Thrilled to see the enthusiasm of the SMART Team.”


Rathinavel Rajan - HR Leader

Ingersoll Rand (India)

“SMART, as the name indicates, is doing a remarkable job in building the future talent and bridging the gap of industry – academia in today’s business requirements. Great initiative and happy to be part of it. Way to Go!”


Joshua David M D - Manager APAC Recruitment

Hexaware Technologies

"Excellent work done by the team to fulfill the customer and the student needs. Great Job.”


Gokulnath R - HR


“SMARTica has taken it up as a task to ensure that they follow a MANTRA to be a successful organization by being socially responsible. We on behalf of NASSCOM wish the management and employees of SMARTica All the Very Best! for their future endeavours.”


K Purushothaman - Senior Director


“Good Initiative to collaborate with the industry and academia.”


Preethi - Group Manager HR


Excellent commitment to enhance entry level skills of ‘Gen - Y’ to be an all round performer in Industries. Wish the vision many more to come.”


Hema Gopal - Vice President

Global Head, IBM Centre of Excellence, TCS

“SMART is really SMART, doing a SMART job across campuses. We have heard quite a lot about the extraordinary job of competency building among students.”


A K Pattabiraman - Head Accreditation

Tata Consultancy Services