As we discussed about what is the Emotional Intelligence in our previous tutorial. Now, in this tutorial, Let us discuss about the five dimensions of Emotional Intelligence.

Dimensions of Emotional intelligence:

  • Self Awareness
  • Self Management
  • Motivation
  • Empathy
  • Social Skills

Self Awareness:

These are of intra personal skills, Where in it ideals with ability to understand and apply personal emotions.

  • Emotional Self Awareness
  • Independence
  • Self actualization (Realization or fulfillment of one’s talent)
  • Assertiveness (Self Confident)

Self Management:

It is an intra personal skills, where one has to recognize, understand, express, their own motions.

  • Self control
  • Trust worthiness
  • Conscientiousness (one must be conscious)
  • Adaptability (Adjust to new conditions)
  • Innovation (Always think new ideas)


They have to motivate towards themselves. Self control their emotions in order to achieve their goals.

  • Achieve their goals
  • Must have commitment towards their goals
  • Initiative (adapt new ideas)
  • Optimistic (must think in positive way)


One must understand the feelings, emotional perspective of others.

  • Relate to service orientations
  • Must develop understanding skills in others
  • Must provide political awareness

Social skills:

They deal with Interpersonal relationships (Ability to establish and maintain mutually beneficial relationships noted for their intimacy).

  • Must be able to influence others
  • Must be fluent in communication
  • Must be able to solve conflicts
  • Building bonds relationships
  • Flexible
  • Adaptability