This book will help aspiring undergraduates through the competitive admissions process for some of the world's top universities. It will help prospective candidates answer a very specific question: what makes a successful personal statement? Using a collection of real-life personal statements from students recently accepted into Cambridge University across all subjects, the authors provide a behind-the-scenes look into what it takes to be admitted into a top academic institution. The result is a book that offers a rare insight into the often opaque and complex thought-process that goes into accepting or rejecting a candidate and provides a benchmark for all students looking to study at top universities around the world.Highlight academic achievements, scholarships or awards. ac Discuss sports, musicor art ... personal. statement/essay. There is a difference between listing your achievements and selling your skills to the university. For example, avoid writing, a#39;Iwasa member of the high school debating team.a#39; A muchmore effective andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Successful Personal Statements to Get You into a Top University|
|Author||:||Warren Zhang, Hemant Mohapatra|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2014-02-20|