Optical Mark Reader (OMR) is a facility for the automated processing of the results of Multi Choice Questionnaire (MCQ) forms. The OMR software can read the candidates' responses on the answer sheets and convert them into an electronic format, allowing for the statistical analysis of the responses or further processing in a package such as Excel.
Optical Mark Recognition (OMR), is the scanning of media to detect the presence or absence of a mark in a specific position. It is widely used in Examination, Surveys, Assessments and Recruitment. The multiple choice answer sheet and course evaluation forms are daily examples utilizing OMR technology.