Category Archives: MA International Studies

City University of Hong Kong-MA International Studies, Course link: https://www.

City University of Hong Kong-MA International Studies,
Course link: https://www.cityu.edu.hk/pg/programme/p38Normally you should include the below information in the PS:
1 Motivation2 Reasons for applying to this university and programme (why this university, why this particular programme, what particularly attracts me-state clearly what impresses me, this could be the teaching staff, particular modules, lab facilities and/or employability ratings. It could also be the reputation of the school or institution. What will I learn from the programme, how is the programme related to my future career aspirations, etc)-IMPORTANT!3 Connect my previous academic and professional background with the course I applied for (state my suitability for the course, explain why I am the best candidate). As for work experience, you should focus on what the internship/work brings to me, what skills/knowledge I have learnt from work, rather than just list what I did daily (too boring, and admission officer can see it from my CV, no need to repeat in the PS) -IMPORTANT!4 State my future career plan (it should be clear with which position/company).5 In the final paragraph, emphasize my interests in the applied programme and what I can bring to the university/cohort/classmates.