Sarvaguna Indicator®

In this new age organisations use talent assessments for an objective evaluation of employee’s personality, job compatibility, identify training needs, and develop competencies, etc. Our consultants are internationally trained and accredited psychometric assessment practitioners who will provide true value to the investments made by the organization. We work creatively with organisations to choose the appropriate instrument and facilitate an environment to achieve outstanding results.

"Sarvaguna Indicator® is a registered trademark of Sarvagnya Solutions Pvt. Ltd. It is an online talent assessment tool that is scientifically researched to measures the work-life choices of a client on 10 competency scales.” “Sarvaguna” is a Sanskrit word. It implies “all characteristics of a personality.” The name “Sarvaguna Indicator” signifies that the test results “indicate all the characteristics of a personality.”

The test has 90 forced choice questions, which may take approximately 15 to 30 minutes time to complete. The test results are substantially the answers expected by the client and published in 14 pages report. The reports provide excellent insights on the client’s personality. The test results are useful for various applications such as leadership development, recruitment & selection and training.

Though the test results may have a subjective nature and may only predict the personality on basis of limited questions, the tool provides a wide range of Indicators to ask clarifying questions to the client to ascertain the facts before making appropriate decisions.

What is a Competency Scale?

Sarvaguna Indicator® has 10 Competency Scales. Each Competency Scale has two competencies, i.e., one competency on either side of the scale, and they are inversely proportional. Which means that if one competency has the higher value then the other competency value on the same scale will automatically be lower. For example, on a Competency Scale of “Dominant and Accepting,” if “Dominant” is high then “Accepting” will be low and if “Accepting” is high then “Dominant” will be low. In other words, a dominant person will be less “accepting” the view of others, and an accepting person who generally understands others will “dominate” less.

The 10 competency scales are derived from our research of over hundreds of entrepreneurs, business owners, business leaders, professionals, supervisors, associates and students. The sample includes male and female respondents of different age groups predominantly from Indian origin.

How are test results published?

The test results are published in two types. They are:

  1. Personal Report
  2. Job Compatibility Report

Though all the above reports are emanated from the same test, it differs in the way reports are personalized and mapped to job requirements and leadership competencies.

  1. The Personal Report is 14 pages and is personalized to address the client’s personality on all the 10 Competency Scales.
  2. The Job Compatibility Report maps the client personality to job requirement, indicating the client’s compatibility to the job on all the 10 Competency Scalesand reported in 14 pages

How it helps

 It is an online Talent Assessment tool and the tests can be taken virtually from anywhere

 It measures a client’s personality on 10 Competency Scales. Each scale has 2 competencies, which means it reports on 20 competencies that are critical to the success of a client in workplace

 The tool provides three types of reports which are helpful in its application to leadership development, recruitment and selection and training

 The test has easy to understand 90 forced choice questions that can be taken in 15 to 30 minutes

 A credible online tool based on our research of thousands of people

  • Mr. Yoon Euisung
    Head- HR & GA,
    Hyundai Motor India Engineering Pvt Ltd.

    "We found 'Sarvaguna Indicator® ' as an excellent online assessment tool for our strategic HR applications of selection & career development.

    The assessment is easy to administer & the reports are comprehensive with invaluable insights on the team member’s personality, job capability & development plan.

    We admire your consistent efforts to innovate & constantly upgrade your high quality tools & services to enhance customer experience."

  • Mr. Nagavardhan
    Asst. Director,
    Opticals Business,
    L.V.Prasad Eye Institute,
    Hyderabad, India

    "Sarvaguna Indicator® truly manifested my personality and I gained valuable insights of my self. Certainly the indicator is very helpful in reflecting one’s self and throwing the light on the areas of improvement. This tool will add value in hiring human resources where always it is difficult to judge a person with in few minutes of interaction. I am confident that the indicator would evolve as one of best tools for understanding personality types and suitability of a person for any given position".

  • Mr. C. Chandra Sekhar
    Executive Director,
    Global Hospitals Group,
    Hyderabad, India

    "Recruiters often find it difficult to judge a prospect’s "attitude" and "personality." While skill, education and experience are one part, attitude can make a difference to the performance on the job. Sarvaguna is a complete tool offering this valuable insight into the individual's personality in a structured way. It ensures complete elimination of human bias and error in this qualitative function."

  • Mr. M. Subba Rao
    Executive Director,
    Karvy Insurance Repository Limited,
    Hyderabad, India

    "I have explored / undergone several psychometric tests in my quest to explore the inner-self but no other evaluation comes anywhere closer to the report of Sarvaguna. It dissects your personality and unravels the vital 10 critical aspects of your personality. The man in the mirror is so clear to me after I have read this evaluation report! It also changed the way I perceived the information and reacted to the situation. I wish I had the Sarvaguna report 20 years ago!"

  • Mr. Anjaneya Reddy Gangavarapu
    General Manager,
    Human Resources,
    Citizens Hospital,
    Hyderabad, India

    "Sarvaguna Indicator® threw light on many of the facets of my personality which I have been struggling to uncover. It helped me to realize the windows which were blocking me in becoming a better professional. The tool offers exhaustive report covering all the aspects of a complete professional. Very insightful and outstanding in its capability to unleash the inside. The tool is very simple to be taken up by anybody. It will be of great help for HR folks in majority of their activities."


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