A pilot study on happiness index for higher education institutions using customized PERMA profiler and SAC index

Dasharathraj K. Shetty, B. H.S. Thimmappa, Namesh Malarout, Rajesh Gopakumar

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This paper describes an application of a model with a happiness index for students of higher education institutions that is calculated based on a combination of the customized PERMA profile and proposed SAC index. This profile application provides a quantifiable overall happiness index of the learners more accurately and help implement appropriate actions to improve the situation to have significant impact on happiness. Further, an attempt is made to present the results of a pilot survey conducted based on the proposed SAC Index.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1197-1213
Number of pages17
JournalJournal of Advanced Research in Dynamical and Control Systems
Issue number1 Special Issue
Publication statusPublished - 01-01-2019


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Science(all)
  • Engineering(all)

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