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18 Questions to Ask Before Preparing the Perfect Statement of Purpose Essays

March 2018

A statement of purpose is one of the much needed pre-requisites when applying for a degree abroad and should include an honest and truthful compilation of your goals, achievements and aspirations. A powerful essay takes time and hence planning your essay well in advance not only enables you to gather all your thoughts, but also allows you to submit an essay that is heartfelt and sincere. It is also important to proof read your essay once completed. An error free essay goes a long way and moreover improves your chances of gaining an admit into your dream university.

Listed below are questions that should be addressed before preparing the perfect statement of purpose essay:

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  • How an overseas degree would be beneficial for me in the future?

  • How did your interest evolve?

  • When did you first learn of this program?

  • Describe a peculiar quality that you possess?

  • Have you faced any struggles? How have you overcomed them?

  • Describe how your extra curricular activities(internships/ work experience) has aided in your personal development?

  • What responsibilities have you undertaken?

  • Is the experience that you have relevant to your choice of program?

  • List the skills that you've gained from your professional setup? (problem solving, leadership, team work)

  • What skills do you hope to gain from this program?

  • What are your reasons for applying to this program?

  • What is it that makes you stand out from the other applicants?

  • Why have you chosen this country?

  • Why do you wish to enroll at this university?

  • How will you contribute towards the program?

  • Why do you fit in?

  • What are your career objectives

  • What do you wish to do on completion of your program?

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Country- Singapore
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