The Education section is designed to showcase your academic background. In this post, we will guide you on how to configure the Education section of your site. For a complete reference, you can refer to the sample education.yaml file.

To begin, create a new file named education.yaml in the data/en/sections directory of your site. Then, follow the instructions below.

Add Section Information

Add the following section metadata to your education.yaml file:

# section information
section:
  name: Education
  id: education
  template: sections/education.html # Use "sections/education-alt.html for alternate template.
  enable: true
  weight: 4
  showOnNavbar: true
  # Can optionally hide the title in sections
  # hideTitle: true

Add Your Academic Degrees

To add an education, include the respective information under degrees section in the education.yaml file as below:

degrees:
- name: Ph.D in Quantum Cryptography
  icon: fa-microscope
  timeframe: 2016-2020
  institution:
    name: ABC University of Technology
    url: "#"
    logo: /images/education/college.png # Path of the logo image
  grade: #(optional)
    scale: CGPA
    achieved: 3.6
    outOf: 4
  publications: #(optional)
  - title: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.
    url: "#"
  - title: Fusce eu augue ut odio porttitor pulvinar.
    url: "#"
  - title: Nullam vitae orci tincidunt purus viverra pulvinar.
    url: "#"
  extracurricularActivities: #(optional), supports markdown
  - Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.
  - Fusce eu augue ut odio porttitor pulvinar.
  custonSections: #(optional)
    - name: Thesis
      content: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit.
    - name: Supervisor
      content: Fusce eu augue ut odio porttitor pulvinar.

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