Turnitin makes available access of three industry-leading SaaS applications to support Online Teaching and Remote Assessment Workflows amid lockdown due to Covid-19

Kolkata, 15 th April 2020: Turnitin, a leading global provider of education technology solutions
for academic & research integrity and remote online assessment, has made available access to
Gradescope, Feedback Studio and Turnitin SimCheck to enable higher education institutions
across South Asia to manage the disruption caused to their academic programmes due to the
COVID-19 pandemic.
❒  Gradescope
Gradescope is a cutting-edge online assessment platform which leverages Artificial
Intelligence and Machine Learning to streamline the tedious parts of grading paper-based,
digital and code assignments while providing analytics & insights into how students are
doing. Instructors can grade homework, bubble sheets and even programming projects on
the same platform
❒  Feedback Studio is used by over 40 million end-users in more than 15,000 institutions
worldwide, including 80 of the top 100 universities globally. It facilitates remote assessment
of written assignments/project papers using Grademark for personalized & actionable
feedback to students with drag-and-drop QuickMarks, online text & voice comments and
automatic grammar checking. Faculty & students can also check these papers for similarity
with the most trusted & reliable plagiarism checking solution under-the-hood
❒  Turnitin SimCheck
A simple web application with an efficient submission & file management process for
checking internet based similarity in UG & PG admission applications, all with a simple
user administration workflow and intuitive Similarity Report.

Mr. Ashim Sachdeva, Regional Vice President & Head of South Asia, TurnitIndia, said, “
“In these unprecedented times brought on by COVID-19, Turnitin’s Board and global leadership
led by Chris Caren CEO are fully committed to supporting education institutions worldwide
throughout the crisis.
Turnitin has had the privilege of working closely with Secondary Education, Higher Education
and Research institutions across the world, including the South Asian countries, for several
years. To further support our existing higher education customers in their efforts to ensure
continuity of learning programs through remote online assessment, we are making available

access of our industry-leading web applications, Gradescope, Feedback Studio and SimCheck
for Admissions, for all higher education institutions in South Asia during this huge disruption.
We are equally ready to support other higher education institutions as well.”

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