Gurushala is an initiative of Vodafone Idea Foundation and Indus Towers Ltd., implemented by Pratham Education Foundation, is organizing a two-part National Aptitude Test in September 2021 and March 2022, with an objective to help the students make appropriate academic choices and career-related decisions.
G-NAT is open to all students from classes 6 to 8 and the subjects focused for the test are social studies, mathematics, science, and one language subject English or Hindi based on the preference of the student selection while attempting the paper. To date post the launch Gurushala National Aptitude Test has garnered more than 30,000 + students from all over India where students have shown great interest in attempting the test and even one batch of students have completed the first mock test which was undertaken on 20th August 2021 and looking forward to the GNAT which will be conducted from 28 to 30 September which is upcoming in the last week of the month.
Gurushala has launched a National Aptitude Test which aims to provide a learning map for students to enhance their academic journey in their schools. This test is aimed to bridge the gap which was widened during the pandemic period where school teachers faced a lot of challenges in mapping the students with the self-learning at home with utmost guidance thus the test will help teachers to guide their students better based on their performance on the aptitude. G- NAT will be conducted with an aim to test the Scientific Literacy, Numerical Aptitude and Social and Cultural Awareness, Verbal Reasoning, and Logical Reasoning aptitude of students.
To adept the students for the test, Gurushala will also be providing learning resource material to all
students weekly through partner and direct communication channels. Post the Aptitude Test, Each
student will receive an individual detailed analysis report including score, a summary of results, learning analysis and abilities, and a future learning map. Registration for Gurushala National Aptitude Test is currently open, visit www.gurushala.co to register.
Gurushala is a free-of-cost online teacher training and professional development initiative implemented by Pratham Education Foundation and funded by Vodafone Foundation and Indus Towers Ltd. The initiative aims to build the capacity and skills of school teachers to effectively use digital technology to positively impact the learning levels of students. For this purpose, the Gurushala team organizes a calendar of regular online training, workshops, subject expert sessions, and competitions based on the needs and requirements of our partner organizations and teachers. Gurushala is partnering with governments, private school associations, and NGOs across India and has positively impacted 1 Lakh + teachers and lakhs of their students from 10,000+ schools in 25 states and UTs across India.