Petronas Scholarship (June Yee Xin Rou)

WHAT’S NEXT AFTER SPM? Have you ever dreamt of studying abroad without having to spend even a single penny? Have you ever dreamt of securing a full scholarship for your tertiary education which will lighten your parents’ burden? Have you ever dreamt of becoming a scholar and hanging around with some of the most brilliantContinue reading “Petronas Scholarship (June Yee Xin Rou)”

Application to Biochemistry at Imperial College (Bianca Khor)

Dear Reader, If I have to be completely honest with you, I feel that the entire university application process has been overly dramatized as a stressful experience. There always seem to be horror stories about people pulling all-nighters before deadline day in order to finish their personal statements, or perhaps you might have heard aboutContinue reading “Application to Biochemistry at Imperial College (Bianca Khor)”

PNB Scholarship (Irfan Azhan)

When hunting for scholarships post-SPM or otherwise, you might’ve come across this either familiar or alien acronym: PNB. For those who don’t know, Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) is a Malaysian investment company; you may have heard of some of their products like ASNB or their projects like the Merdeka 118 skyscraper. PNB gives out multipleContinue reading “PNB Scholarship (Irfan Azhan)”

Resources and Tips for studying Medicine in the UK (Shabita Nandy)

Hello there everyone 🙂 My name is Shabita Nandy, and I will be beginning my first year as a Cardiff University medic in September. If you’re thinking of applying for medicine and feel completely overwhelmed by the avalanche of information and challenges it presents, that is completely understandable! So I wrote this article to helpContinue reading “Resources and Tips for studying Medicine in the UK (Shabita Nandy)”

Natural Sciences Application to Cambridge (Anonymous)

Hullo!  I’m onto my second year reading Biological Natural Sciences at Homerton College, Cambridge. Being a very disorganised and somewhat spontaneous person, my application to a university as fussy as Cambridge was … not great, to say the least.  It started with the UCAS application. In the early stages, while others were furiously typing away,Continue reading “Natural Sciences Application to Cambridge (Anonymous)”

My True Thoughts on US Uni Application (Lee Man Ching)

Before we proceed, here are some info about me. I went to KTJ for A-levels, with a subject combo of economics, history and double math. I plan to major in Economics and concentrate in East Asian studies in Columbia. On top of applying to the US, I also applied to the UK and received offersContinue reading “My True Thoughts on US Uni Application (Lee Man Ching)”

Tips to apply for US Universities (Yugendran Rajaendran)

Hi! I am Yugendran Rajaendran, pursuing bioengineering with mathematical and computational science at Stanford University. I was admitted into Stanford University, Columbia University, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago, University of California Berkeley, University of California Los Angeles, Yale University, New York University, Washington University in St. Louis, University of Illinois at Chicago  and CarnegieContinue reading “Tips to apply for US Universities (Yugendran Rajaendran)”

Essay for University of Michigan (Natalie Chan)

Describe the unique qualities that attract you to the specific undergraduate College or School (including preferred admission and dual degree programs) to which you are applying at the University of Michigan. How would that curriculum support your interests? (100-550 words) Below the intense white lights of an operating theatre, a heart monitor exclaims its regularContinue reading “Essay for University of Michigan (Natalie Chan)”

CIMB Asean Scholarship Application Experience

Hi everyone! My name’s Debra and I’m currently reading Law at the LSE under the CIMB ASEAN scholarship. Through this article, I hope to outline what the scholarship entails, the application stages and my experience going through the process.  What does the CIMB scholarship consist of? The scholarship covers all of your university tuition fees,Continue reading “CIMB Asean Scholarship Application Experience”