Statement of Purpose (SOP) - Guidelines:

The SOP is an essay that an applicant is required to write wherein he has to clearly state his intentions to study abroad. A well drafted SOP is essential & can be crucial in the admission committee's decision making process. A SOP should ideally be original, precise & focused with clarity of thought. It is your opportunity to convey information to the admissions committee which needs to be highlighted. The required length is 1-2 A4 size pages.

It should cover the following essential points

  • Why have you selected the particular course/field of study & how it will enhance your career.

  • Your Accomplishments in Academics, Extra-curricular & Sports Activities etc.

  • In case of relevant Work Experience, mention the connection with the course.

  • Your long term Career Goals & how will you achieve them.

  • Why are you applying to the particular institution & country?