Writing SOP: Learn with Video

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Srishti Chatterjee
Study Abroad Expert
Updated on Nov 11, 2021 12:57 IST

Drafting and making the Statement of Purpose (SOP) is the most important yet most difficult part of the application procedure. It is your personal statement about who you are, what has influenced your career choices so far, your professional interests and where you plan to go from here. The trick lies in not stating the facts outright successful SOPs include anecdotes and stories.

So far you have learned:

This article will help you understand how to write an SOP with the help of an official video by Professional and Continuing Education - the University of Washington, Seattle.

10 Tips for Writing an Effective Statement of Purpose

This video includes strategies and techniques for creating an impeccable Statement of Purpose. This tips can also be utilised to understand and write your College Essays.

The SOP is your chance to present yourself directly to the admissions committee. We work hard to score high on the standardised tests that make you eligible candidates for various countries because we think these scores will ultimately lead to a guaranteed acceptance letter: GRE, GMAT, IELTS, TOEFL, to name a few... However, we forget all this while that even the best content needs a perfect introduction to it, which is the function of the SOP. Putting off writing the SOP or Essay until the last moment is not the best approach. You need to plan to map out the format, content, and structure beforehand.

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All the best!

About the Author
Srishti Chatterjee
Study Abroad Expert

Srishti has spent six years in the Education industry helping study abroad aspirants draft their application documents for their dream universities. Experienced in creating impressive SOP, LOR, and Essays, she knows... Read Full Bio


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