Mathematica Eterna

Mathematica Eterna
Open Access

ISSN: 1314-3344


Analytical Hierarchy Process approach – An application of engineering education

P. Kousalya, G. Mahender Reddy, S. Supraja and V. Shyam Prasad

This paper aims at giving an application of Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP, a Multi Criteria Decision Making method) . Here AHP is applied for selection of a student from an Engineering college who is eligible for All Round Excellence Award for the year 2004-05 by taking subjective judgments of decision maker into consideration. Seven criteria were identified for getting this award and the alternatives are the five Branches of an Engineering college, in the state of Andhra Pradesh, INDIA. It is observed that a student of ECE (Electronics and communications engineering) branch has received the award.