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User Profile

Overview

Creating and updating profile on DIKSHA platform is a seamless process. This allow registered users to extend and provide information related to their experience, skills, education, awards etc. Providing this information helps the system provide personalized recommendations for courses to upgrade your skills, selects you for custom programs, connects you to others in the community, build bridges for collaboration, etc. You may choose to create, update or edit your profile information at any time.

Note:

Fields marked with (*) are mandatory fields. Enter details in all mandatory fields. You cannot submit the form in case you miss-out entering details in any of the mandatory fields. In such a case, an error message is displayed. Close the message box and provide the required details, before you proceed to submit the form.

Prerequisites

Step Screen
1. You are logged in
2. You are currently on Home page
3. You want to add or edit your personal information, you have clicked on Profile tab

Editing Profile Information

Step Screen
1. Click Profile icon to add a profile picture. For details on adding image, refer Adding Images
2. Click Edit (beside each section) to edit or add any information about your profile
3. Alternatively, click (+) icon beside any of the options within the section, Profile Completeness, to edit profile information

Adding or Editing Profile Details

Step Screen
Profile Summary
Summary refers to a brief description of your professional profile. You can choose to enter any information about your profile here
1. Enter description of your profile
2. Click on the Lock icon to make this information visible or hidden to other DIKSHA users. Select from the following options:
a. Hide this from everyone
b. Show this to all
3. Click Close to go back to the previous screen
4. Click Save to save the profile summary
Experience Details
Add or edit your experience details, such as work title, organization, designation, joining date, subject taught etc. You can show or hide your experience details from others
Address Details
Add or edit your permanent or current address. You can show or hide the address details from others
Education Details
Add or edit your academic qualifications, such as degree, year of passing, percentage, board/university, etc. You can show or hide your academic details from others
Skill Tags
1. Click the Add to open Add Skills page
2. You can show or hide your skill details from others
3. Enter or select skills from the drop down
4. Click Finish to save the details
5. Click Cancel to exit the page
Skill Endorsement
1. Click View More dropdown in Skill Tags section
2. Click + icon to endorse for a particular skill
3. Click View Less to collapse the Skill Tags page
Additional Information
1. Add or edit personal information such as name, phone number, date of birth, location, languages known, etc
2. Add your Social Media Links such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc
3. Click Save button to save the changes

Viewing Profile Completeness Status

Step Screen
1. You can see your Profile Completeness status, indicated by profile completeness bar and percentage
2. Click on Plus icon to add details viz, Profile Description, Language known, Profile picture

Viewing Certifications and Awards

Step Screen
The badges are added in your profile after the completion of a course