Personal Statement Of Purpose For A Career In Computer Science

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From my early childhood up until now, one of my most remarkable characteristics has been my curiosity to learn. I have always had a keen interest for learning about new ideas and this; combined with my inner desire to reach a degree of excellence in any work I undertake, enable me to acquire significant knowledge on various aspects of science and technology.

During my early years in school, I was introduced to ‘BASIC’ language and on how computers can be used and programmed. From then on, I became fascinated with computers and their programming. The curiosity to know more about computers motivated me into getting certified in computer courses when I was only in the 9th grade. The course also aroused an intense desire to know more about computer science. I carried forward my high school level computer knowledge and scored 90 out of 100 in computer science at the pre-university level. This factor too motivated me to choose a career in computer science. Personal satisfaction has also played a key role in decisions relating to my career. I enjoy acquiring new skills and information which helps me to adapt to a fast-changing world as well as pique my interest in innovation. In addition, a career with open prospects would give me constant incentive to improve myself and to gain more knowledge.

The first year lectures of my undergraduate study were freshman courses that I was already familiar with. However, in consequent years, the versatility and facile nature of Computers made
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