Welcome to MyFavTutor, India’s most preferred online tutor search portal!
In this support section, we will cover most of the frequently asked questions that we get from students and tutors. So, if you are a student or a tutor registered on our portal, or intend to do so, please read on.
Please check the appropriate section to find answers to your questions. If you do not find any, simply drop us an email of your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org and we will get back to you as promptly as possible. Simply drop an email with your question to email@example.com and we will get back to you as promptly as possible.
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Once your learning sessions have ended and you wish to review your tutor, go to the profile page and click the ‘Write a Review’ button. You will then be directed to a ratings page. A short review is beneficial in increasing the ratings.
Ratings and reviews enable tutors to gain a wider exposure to more students.
Our user friendly portal offers an efficient two-way communication between students and tutors. Once you post your learning requirements, our unique algorithm will help find suitable tutors. You shall receive an email containing a list of matching tutors shortly after. To communicate with the tutors, you will need to login to your MyFavTutor account.
You can respond to the messages received from tutors by clicking on the ‘Messages’ link in your dashboard. You will also get a link via email from tutors which will direct you to the message board on your MyFavTutor dashboard. A text area shall appear underneath the message to enable you to type in your response. Submit your response by clicking the “Send” button.
If you wish to communicate directly with a tutor, leave your email address or phone number in the message box. To get further information about a tutor, click the tutor's profile page to view his/her skills, experience, ratings and reviews to find out whether the tutor suits your requirements.
MyFavTutor can only match you to a tutor based on your given information. By providing the necessary details, you will get a higher chance of being matched.
With MyFavTutor, you will get verified tutors that match your learning requirements. Most importantly, our services are absolutely FREE!
Our huge database provides relevant matches of tutors based on the requirements you posted. Apart from online tutors, you can also find home tutors or training institutes available near you.
Our portal provides an informal learning and teaching system compared to the formal school/college education system. We cover a wide array of categories including School or College Tuition, Vocational Training, Entrance Exam Coaching, Computers, Cooking, Art and Drawing, Music, Dance and much more.
Create your profile as a tutor on MyFavTutor, add your education experience details and even get reviews from students you tutored. You can also upload videos and images in the gallery to give demos to students.
Via MyFavTutor, tutors will enjoy the convenience of reaching out to potential students, having an efficient two-way communication and even build reputation.
Setting up an account on MyFavTutor is very easy. Click the “Tutor Registration” button where you will be directed to a sign up page. Read and follow the instructions carefully then enter all the necessary details accurately.
Once you have submitted the sign up form, the MyFavTutor Verification Team will review your profile and verify the accuracy of the details provided. We will ensure that no duplicate account exists in the system. The process will take within 24-48 hours and once your profile is approved, you will receive an email notification. To activate your account, click the activation link sent to your email.
Once your account is published, you will start to receive requests from students near your location.
Click the ‘Sign In’ link and enter your username and password. Forgot your password? Just click the “Forgot Password” link and we will guide you on how to reset it.
If you have already posted your requirements for a tutor(s), you should see them at top of the screen. You can navigate through your posted requirements and select the one you need to explore.
Once you click on a specific requirement, a page containing all the responses that you have received for that requirement will pop up. You can communicate with the tutors of your choice and respond to their messages.
A verified badge is a label that appears on your profile. This badge indicates that MyFavTutor has confirmed your identity, qualification and experience by verifying the documents you have submitted.
Having an mftVerified badge from MyFavTutor adds to your credibility and encourages prospective students to use your services.
Verified Badge is part of our endeavour to ensure that only real tutors are on our portal and students are not exposed to any scams.
While the Verified Badge is not mandatory for tutors, submission of proof of identity is mandatory in order to get a tutor account published on MyFavTutor.
As a tutor or a training institute, your MyFavTutor profile is the most powerful online tool you have; to grab the attention of prospective students and convey your credentials. So, it is of paramount importance that you complete your profile with accurate information.
Follow the steps given below to update and complete your profile on MyFavTutor :
Step 1 - Log in to your MyFavTutor account
Step 2 - Click ‘My Profile’ option from your dashboard.
Note: Make sure to answer the mandatory questions marked (*)
Step 3 - Click ‘Personal Information’: Enter your personal details such as your name, date of birth, gender, email address, URL of your website / blog (if any) etc. Once you have entered all the mandatory fields, review them for accuracy and click the “Save” button. Your personal details establish your identity with students/parents. Your personal information remains confidential with us and will not be shared to any third parties. Your privacy is of the highest importance to us.
Step 4 - Phone Number: You will need to enter a valid and active mobile number in order to put you in touch with students through SMS and phone calls. You will receive an OTP to get verified. The phone number is saved only after Your phone number will only be saved once the OTP verification is successful. A profile with unverified phone number will not be able to receive enquiries from students.
Step 5 - Address (location on the map) – Provide us your complete address including PIN, so that your it can be plotted on Google Map. This information is necessary for you to receive relevant enquiries only from localities near to you. This will also help us to show you a map on how to reach the prospective students.
Note: If you are not able to find your exact address on the map, select the nearest landmark and add your address.
We will show only the locality of your address on your public profile. The exact address that you provide will not be shared with students for security reasons. If you wish to share the full address, you can do so with the prospective students via the message board.
Step 6 - Profile Picture - A good profile picture is important as it will create a very positive impression on students! Tutors or institutes with credible profile pictures are often preferred over those without. Your photo size should be at least 250px wide and a maximum of 5 MB in size in .jpg, .png, .gif or.bmp format only.
Step 7 - MyFavTutor Verified Badge: Trust is an important factor when it comes to selecting a tutor. A MyFavTutor Badge will help you build trust among students and increase the visibility of your profile. To get a MyFavTutor verified badge, you need to upload your identity document (Aadhar Card / PAN Card/ Drivers License) and certificates supporting your education. After our team verifies these documents you will then receive a verified badge.
Step 8 - Qualification & Experience - The tutor’s qualifications and experience help students and parents decide if the tutor is able to meet the learning needs. So, increase your chances to be selected by entering more details!
Step 9 – About Me - Give a short description about your background, skills and experiences and what sets you apart from other tutors. your skills and experiences and what sets you apart. The more information you provide in your profile, the higher the chance for you to get noticed by students.
Step 10 - Gallery - Students and parents may want to know more about your teaching style, the learning environment and teaching materials etc. Your gallery section allows you to upload intro videos / photos / documents to answer queries from your audience. An intro video is one of the most important pieces of your profile. Create a short video of about 90 seconds duration that will act as your sales pitch . Upload materials you deem fit for your profile. (Please note that none of these documents should have your contact details, or else our team will have to reject the documents)
Note: Make sure to answer the mandatory questions marked (*)
Make sure to click on the “Save” button at the end of each step to save the entries you have made.
Once all the above mentioned steps have been completed, click on ‘My Profile’ to see how your profile looks. You can always come back and edit any of the entries you made, should you need to.