What is a Computer-Based Assessment?

Computer-based assessment is the practice of assigning quizzes and tests to learners on a computer instead of paper.

Computer-based assessments are already used widely in many eLearning environments like schools, starting as early as first grade, often to deliver standardized tests, as well as in colleges and universities and in employee training programs.

How to Create a Computer-Based Assessment

Build an online assessment in 4 easy steps
  • Step 1: Pick a template or create from scratch
  • Step 2: Add questions using our question library
  • Step 3: Add your logo, brand colors & theme
  • Step 4: Easily share anytime, anywhere
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How Computer-Based Assessments Work

Automate all administrative tasks & save tons of your time
Automatic Grading & Scoring

Define grades and scores for each correct answer to automate grading and save tons of time. Give instant feedback based on the grades secured to make the computer-based assessment system more effective. Display feedback to the learner immediately after the question is answered using our computer-based assessment software.

  • tick Created with Sketch. Define scores for correct answers
  • tick Created with Sketch. Provide instant feedback
  • tick Created with Sketch. Base your feedback on grades secured
  • tick Created with Sketch. Add relevant links within your feedback
100+ Smart Configuration Settings

Secure your computer-based assessment by configuring smart security settings in ProProfs computer-based assessment software. Prevent cheating by randomizing questions, shuffling answer options, and pooling questions randomly using our software settings. Password-protect your assessments to avoid unauthorized access.

  • tick Created with Sketch. Randomize the questions
  • tick Created with Sketch. Shuffle answer options
  • tick Created with Sketch. Pool questions at random
  • tick Created with Sketch. Secure your assessments
Get Insightful Reports & Stats

Easily monitor who is taking your computer-based assessment, their scores, the difficulty level, and more with ProProfs computer-based assessment software. Get useful insights that offer individual learner details to track their performance with advanced reports and stats. Analyze the question difficulty level and other important details using the statistics generated by our computer-based test platform. You can also download these reports in Excel or CSV formats.

  • tick Created with Sketch. Track individual performance
  • tick Created with Sketch. Get consolidated reports
  • tick Created with Sketch. Analyze overall difficulty level
  • tick Created with Sketch. Download reports in Excel format
Build With 100+ Ready-to-Use Assessments

Create your computer-based assessments with the help of professionally made 100+ templates and 100,000+ ready-to-use questions. Mix different question types to make it look diverse and engaging. Pre-assign scores and grades to correct answers to save your time and energy. Automate instant feedback for answers using our computer-based online assessment software.

  • tick Created with Sketch. 100k+ customizable assessments
  • tick Created with Sketch. Choose from 15+ question types
  • tick Created with Sketch. 100,000+ ready-to-use questions
  • tick Created with Sketch. Automate grading & instant feedback
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Key Features of Computer-Based Assessment Software

Everything you could possibly need for a smooth assessment cycle in one place
100+ Ready Computer-Based Assessments
100+ Ready Assessments

Get access to a collection of 100+ ready-to-use skill assessments curated by experts.

Automated Grading
Automated Grading

Save hours of your time by pre-assigning scores to correct answers, so they are graded automatically when attempted.

10+ Question Types
10+ Question Types

Elevate the level of engagement with 10+ question types. Use the record video question type when assessing for hiring.

Question Library for Computer-Based Assessments
Question Library

Get access to a collection of 100,000+ ready-to-use questions on thousands of topics carefully picked by experts.


Bring a touch of your branding to your assessments by adding your brand’s logo, themes, colors, and more.

Smart Reports & Analytics
Smart Reports & Analytics

Get details like the number of correct and incorrect answers, time spent in answering, and more.

Why Choose Computer-Based Assessment Software

Learn why ProProfs is the right choice for building online assessments
Easy to Use

ProProfs is the world’s easiest online assessment platform with a simple user-interface.

No Installation Required
No Installation Required

Get building your assessments right after you sign-up. No software installation required.

Mobile-friendly Computer-Based Assessments

Assessments built on ProProfs perfectly fit the screen size of devices like smartphones, tablets, and laptops.

70+ Languages Supported
70+ Languages Supported

Create online assessments in over 70 languages depending upon your audience demographics.

Free Trial of Best Computer-Based Assessments
Free Trial

Enjoy a free 15-day trial. Explore all features and then choose a plan that suits you the most.

24x7 Support
24x7 Support

You can reach out to our human customer support via email, phone, or chat, around the clock.

Perfect For

Employee assessments

Create training assessments and share with your employees anytime, anywhere.

Student Assessments

Easily create online exams and tests to save time and effort.

Pre-Hiring Assessments

Build skill tests and personality assessment tests in minutes.

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