On Saturday 26th January 2019, the National Institute of Educational Testing Service (Public Organization): NIETS conducted the Buddhist National Educational Test: B-NET academic year 2018 for students in secondary levels according to the Phrapariyattidhamma School curriculum B.E. 2544 (A.D.2001) and the basic education core curriculum B.E 2551 (A.D. 2008) under National Office of Buddhism which covering 4 subjects: Pali language, principals of dharma, buddhist studies and discipline, in order to administrate B-NET in accordance with national educational testing standards. NIETS give authority to all school cluster 1-12 of the Office of Phrapariyattidhamma School for conducting and be testing administration centers.
For academic year 2018, NIETS conducted testing administration via paper-test and
E-Testing system as followed:
(1) There are 9,708 examinees in forms of paper-testing for B-NET academic year 2018 which we served two secondary levels as followed: 1) for lower secondary level has 6,795 examinees, and 2) for upper secondary level has 2,913 examinees.
(2) There are 264 examinees in forms of E-testing for B-NET academic year 2018 which we served two secondary levels as followed: 1) for lower secondary level has 181 examinees, and 2) for upper secondary level has 83 examinees.
NIETS also thanked all testing centers and testing sites that administrated B-NET to strictly follow the rule and regulation in the manual as well as in accordance with educational testing standards. In addition, the test results will be announced on 26th February 2019 via www.niets.or.th which is useful for students, teachers, school administrators and relevant agencies to use test information for improving and developing the quality of learning and teaching better.