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The statement of purpose should focus on future career plans, reason for taking this course and your past study. It should give an overview about yourself, your profile, preference, background and purpose for your chosen course and country of study, your mindset and also your quality English. This SOP plays major part of your application and helps the university to access an application. It should include:

  • Your Introduction.

  • Academic or employment experience in the related subject area.

  • The reason of choosing a particular country.

  • The reason of choosing a particular course.

  • Career and future plan, other areas of interest.

  • Any other information, which you feel, will support your application.

  • Family background, source of fund for abroad study and ties to your nation.

There is no such limitation in the word count of SOP but it is better to keep it somewhere around 500 words, unless asked for a specific number. You should be clear and genuine in your writing as far as possible and check thoroughly for spelling and grammar mistakes before submitting to make it error free.

Take a note of the following key factors to write your SOP though these are only guidelines and are not intended to stifle your creativity. Our purpose is giving you these guidelines is to give you a sense of direction in terms of required content.

  • Brief Introduction

  • Education Background

  • Employment History

  • Highlight Purpose for Proposed Course of Study

  • Career Goals

  • Conclusion