FURTHER LEARNING RESOURCES
Personal/Research Statements and Statements of Purpose
In addition to a CV, often required for graduate programmes are a personal, purpose and research statement. Any of these as demanded by the institution are used by faculty and admission officers to know more about a candidate’s academic background, research interests, purpose for undertaking the programme and future plans.
The best source of expectations for this document is the specific instructions and samples provided by the institution.
Covered in these guides are: