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SELF-CONCEPT AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: A STUDY ON THE 11TH GRADE STUDENTS OF LAKHIMPUR DISTRICT, ASSAM.

Bilina Devi Kataky, Nipshikha Bonia, Kankana Moran.

Abstract
The study explores the level of self-concept and academic achievement of the 11th grade students of Lakhimpur
district of Assam and compares it on the ground of gender difference. The relationship between self-concept and
academic achievement of the 11th grade students of Lakhimpur District was also investigated.
METHODOLOGY: Descriptive research method was adopted for this study. A standardised self-concept
questionnaire, developed by R.K. Swarasat was used to collect data from 358 11th grade students of Lakhimpur
district which were selected by incidental sampling method to measure their self –concept. Percentage of marks
in H.S.L.C examination of the sampled students was collected from school record book to determine their
academic achievement. Quantitative approach was adopted to analyse the collected data of the study.
MAIN FINDINGS:The study has found above average level of self-concept among the 11th grade students.
High level of academic achievement is found among the 11th grade students. in This study, it is found
thatgirlsof 11th grade students have more self-concept than the boys of 11th grade students. There are no
significance of difference is found among the boys and girls of 11th grade students in relation to their academic
achievement. The study also found a significant correlation between the self-concept and academic achievement
of the 11th grade students of Lakhimpur District, Assam.
SOCIAL IMPLICATION: From the present study, it is assumed that the teacher, parents and educational
planners will able to realise the importance of self -concept deeply. It will also help to prevent serious break
down in educational field as well as student‟s own life which is mostly happen due to improper selection of
educational career.
ORIGINALITY/NOVELTY OF THE STUDY: The present study is a first attempt to investigate the selfconcept
and academic achievement among 11th grade students in Lakhimpur district of Assam. Considering the
importance of self-concept among the 11th grade students and its importance in relation to their academic
achievements, the investigators have felt to conduct a study in this regards. The result of this study may provide
various scopes for different research scholars according their research interest.

Key words: self- concept, academic achievement, 11th grade students, Lakhimpur District, Assam


 
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Bilina Devi Kataky, Nipshikha Bonia, Kankana Moran. SELF-CONCEPT AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: A STUDY ON THE 11TH GRADE STUDENTS OF LAKHIMPUR DISTRICT, ASSAM.. JCR. 2020; 7(4): 2139-2144. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.04.336


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Bilina Devi Kataky, Nipshikha Bonia, Kankana Moran. SELF-CONCEPT AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: A STUDY ON THE 11TH GRADE STUDENTS OF LAKHIMPUR DISTRICT, ASSAM.. JCR. 2020; 7(4): 2139-2144. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.04.336



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Bilina Devi Kataky, Nipshikha Bonia, Kankana Moran. SELF-CONCEPT AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: A STUDY ON THE 11TH GRADE STUDENTS OF LAKHIMPUR DISTRICT, ASSAM.. JCR. (2020), [cited June 02, 2021]; 7(4): 2139-2144. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.04.336



Harvard Style

Bilina Devi Kataky, Nipshikha Bonia, Kankana Moran (2020) SELF-CONCEPT AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: A STUDY ON THE 11TH GRADE STUDENTS OF LAKHIMPUR DISTRICT, ASSAM.. JCR, 7 (4), 2139-2144. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.04.336



Turabian Style

Bilina Devi Kataky, Nipshikha Bonia, Kankana Moran. 2020. SELF-CONCEPT AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: A STUDY ON THE 11TH GRADE STUDENTS OF LAKHIMPUR DISTRICT, ASSAM.. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (4), 2139-2144. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.04.336



Chicago Style

Bilina Devi Kataky, Nipshikha Bonia, Kankana Moran. "SELF-CONCEPT AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: A STUDY ON THE 11TH GRADE STUDENTS OF LAKHIMPUR DISTRICT, ASSAM.." Journal of Critical Reviews 7 (2020), 2139-2144. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.04.336



MLA (The Modern Language Association) Style

Bilina Devi Kataky, Nipshikha Bonia, Kankana Moran. "SELF-CONCEPT AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: A STUDY ON THE 11TH GRADE STUDENTS OF LAKHIMPUR DISTRICT, ASSAM.." Journal of Critical Reviews 7.4 (2020), 2139-2144. Print. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.04.336



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Bilina Devi Kataky, Nipshikha Bonia, Kankana Moran (2020) SELF-CONCEPT AND ACADEMIC ACHIEVEMENT: A STUDY ON THE 11TH GRADE STUDENTS OF LAKHIMPUR DISTRICT, ASSAM.. Journal of Critical Reviews, 7 (4), 2139-2144. doi:10.31838/jcr.07.04.336