The paper discusses the design and development of an Android application which provides career guidance to the
students. The application can be used by students and parents as it provides complete details of colleges like tuition and accommodation fees, eligibility criteria, campus placement opportunities, accommodation facilities, scholarship schemes, campus support services, rules and regulations etc. It helps students to select colleges in engineering and management field in India and abroad based on the factors like qualifying exam details, technical expertise and other details. The application prepares the college list as per the entrance examination marks and the eligibility criteria of colleges and the courses chosen. The college list is filtered based on parameters like institution ranking, fee limits and location chosen. The registration to selected college involves student extensive details and Aptitude Test (AT). The Aptitude Test is multiple choice question (MCQ) based and includes verbal section, quantitative section and general knowledge. The application will help the students to get the most appropriate college and the course in the field of their interest in India or abroad.
Software Requirements: –
Front End: HTML5, CSS3, Bootstrap
Back End: PHP, MYSQL
Control End: Angular Java Script
Android SDK – adt-bundle-windows-x86
IDE: Eclipse Mars