Frequently Asked Questions

Getting started on Switch Idea is simple. Simply find the Sign Up button on the top right hand corner when you visit SwitchIdea.com.

You can then choose your account type as a student or an employer. Once you are done with this, please go ahead and fill up the required details such as Name, Email Address, Phone number, Password and finally solve the CAPTCHA. Please check our Terms and Conditions before you submit this information.

After you have submitted your details, you will receive a mail from Switch Idea. Please verify your account by clicking the link provided in the email. After this, you can go to the home page and click the Sign In button in the top right hand corner. That’s it!

Once you have logged in to your account, you will get a chance to fill up your profile. Please upload your most recent picture and fill up your details in the fields that are provided. Your Name and Phone number will be auto-filled. You will have to add your Location so that we can serve you the most relevant opportunities.

After this, you will have to fill up the Additional Information section. Frankly, this is the most important section when it comes to employers searching for your profile.

Select your primary and secondary interests from the respective drop downs. Next, add your skills. In the skills field, you will get auto-complete suggestions as you type so that you can add the right skills without much effort. Please make sure you add multiple skills.

Now it is time to upload your resume. Upload your most recent resume file by clicking on the Upload Resume button. Once you are done with all this, click Submit and you are good to go.

After you have logged into Switch Idea, Click on your name on the top right hand corner of the website. In that dropdown, you can access Profile, Applications and Account Settings.

1. You can make changes to your Profile information by clicking on Profile.

2. You can view your job applications by clicking on Applications.

3. You can go your account Settings to change your password and your email preferences.

Once you are logged in, you can go to the homepage and narrow down on the job of your choice.

In the global search bar, type the kind of job that you are interested in. If your keyword matches with the jobs on our platform, you will find all of them listed below the search bar.

Additionally, you can filter the available opportunities depending on Job Category, Location and Job Type. You can get even more accurate results by checking the Fresher Jobs, Internships and Work From Home buttons.

Awesome. Go ahead and click on this opportunity. You will be taken to a page where additional details about the job are given. You will see employer/company information, job title, category, compensation and the skills required for the job. There will also be additional info such as Job Description, Responsibilities and Perks (wherever applicable).

On the right hand side you will see the job location, total number of views this job has got and an option to share this job on social platforms.

The last date of application for this particular job will be mentioned. Please make sure you apply before this date. Once you have decided that you like this particular opportunity, you can click on the Apply button.

On doing this, you will be prompted to write your cover letter. A cover letter is extremely important when you are applying for a job because it gives you an opportunity to differentiate yourself from the other candidates that will apply for this job. In order to take advantage of this, please make sure that the content you write in this section is crisp and to the point. Be frank and explain clearly why you are the best candidate for the job at hand. After this you can hit the Apply button again.

Once you have applied to this job, your application will be recorded on our system. The employer will also be notified about your application. You will have to wait till the employer gets in touch with you. Good Luck!

Nope. Switch Idea is completely free to use for Students. There are no charges, only awesome opportunities :)

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Getting started on Switch Idea is simple. Just go to the top right hand corner of the website and click on Sign Up.

Select ‘Employer’ and fill up the rest of the details such as Name, Email Address, Phone number and Password. Please read our Terms and Conditions before creating your account. Solve the simple mathematical expression and click Submit to create your account. Once your account gets created, we will be sending you a mail on the email address that you have provided. Verify your account by clicking on the link provided in the email. Once done, you can log in again with your details and access your account.

We know that sometimes you may be in a hurry. So we also allow you to post a job opening without creating an account on Switch Idea. Go to the homepage and click on the ‘Post an Opening’ button on the left hand side below the search bar.

You will be taken to a page where you can fill up your personal details such as Name, Email and Phone. Next, key in your job details such as Title, Category, Location, Job Type and Compensation. After doing this, you can enter the full job description in the text box. Below that, add the skills that you are looking for in the candidate. Skills will be auto-generated as you type them in order to save you time and effort. Please only select your skills from the auto generated options. Any free text here will be ignored.

You can also choose to add additional information such as Responsibilities and Perks. These are optional. Once you have added all the information, please click Submit.

This should take you to a new page which will ask you to upload your company logo. Once uploaded, you can click submit. Your job has now entered our system and will be reviewed. Approval can take a maximum of 24 hours.

Secondly, you will also get an email from Switch Idea along with a system generated password. Use this and your email address to log into your newly created Switch Idea account.

You can post two types of opportunities on our platform.

1. Internships

2. Fresher Jobs

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