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A Fuzzy AHP Approach to IT-Based Stream Selection for Admission in Technical Institutions in India

  • Oindreela Saha
  • Arpita Chakraborty
  • Jyoti Sekhar BanerjeeEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 755)

Abstract

We encounter various problems and abundance of decisions, making our world intricate with the passage of time. Some decisions are relatively simple and insignificant, whereas others are complicated and have a notable effect on our life. In order to prevent imprecise decision-making, we need a proper decision-making framework. One of the most important decisions of an engineering aspirant’s life is the selection of a stream for admission in a technical institute. It is often associated with lots of arguments, confusion, and vagueness. To overcome such situation, this paper provides a Fuzzy Analytical Hierarchy Process (FAHP) based stream selection scheme that prioritizes the vagueness of the decision makers during the stream selection procedure. Here authors considered entrance examination rank, class XII or equivalent exam marks, science related projects, and coding proficiency as the selection parameters for Information Technology (IT)-based stream selection during admission in engineering or technical colleges in India. A similar approach may be adapted to select colleges also.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Oindreela Saha
    • 1
  • Arpita Chakraborty
    • 1
  • Jyoti Sekhar Banerjee
    • 1
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of ECEBengal Institute of TechnologyKolkataIndia

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