• Dr. G. Thirumoorthy Assistant Professor (Guest), Department of Education, Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, India




Outcome Based Education


Educational objectives are soul for any educational Programme and it is the prime pillar for sustainable socio-economic development. The holistic educa- tional objectives need to changes according to the social change. To achieve the holistic educational objectives the educational opportunities were decentral- ized; as a result, worldwide the rate of literates and the percentage of educated people are increased; especially in India was successfully achieved elementary, secondary, and higher education too. Further, the new education policy-2020 insisted to increase the enrolment ratio in higher education from 26.3% (2018) to 50% by 2035. Along with the objectives of increasing the quantitative stu- dents’ enrolment percentage in higher education, it is the need of the hour to insist on outcome-based education (OBE) for holistic development. Keeping these as a background the researcher intended to describe the OBE as a need of the hour.


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How to Cite

Thirumoorthy, G. (2021). OUTCOME BASED EDUCATION (OBE) IS NEED OF THE HOUR. International Journal of Research -GRANTHAALAYAH, 9(4), 571–582. https://doi.org/10.29121/granthaalayah.v9.i4.2021.3882