Statement of Purpose
“MASTER OF PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTING“
Source: KIEC Student (THA21SAR)
I am Applicant Name, son of Parents Name, permanent resident of Duhabi, Sunsari, Nepal. I was born on April, 19XX. I am the youngest child of my parents with one sister who is currently working as a teacher. For my educational and living expenses, I have strong support from my father, mother and sister. My father works at Nepal Electricity Authority (NEA) which is a government organization. My mother is a school teacher. I have received all the needed support from my family members, which additionally encouraged me to apply my student visa for the Master of Professional Accounting (MPA) in University Name.
Talking about my educational background, I have completed my School Leaving Certificate (SLC) from Sagarmatha Higher Secondary School having scored XX% in 20XX. Then I did my intermediate level from the College of Business and Social Studies (COBASS) in 20XX scoring XX%. I was always keen on management-related subjects, so I took a decision to pursue a bachelor’s degree in management that is why I chose to study a Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA). I have done Bachelor from Modern Nepal College, affiliated to Tribhuwan University with a score of XX CGPA out of X in 20XX.
As partial fulfillment of our course, I have completed my internship program from NIC Asia Bank Ltd for the duration of 8 weeks which helped me to realize the working condition of the financial institutions and to gain practical knowledge regarding the operation of banking activities.
For my abroad study, I undertook the IELTS exam on 14th October 20XX and scored overall band of 6.5 (listening 7.5, reading 6, speaking 6, writing 5.5).
Academic Background of Spouse(Dependent)
My spouse’s name is Name. Talking about her academic qualification, she has completed her bachelor’s degree from K&K International College which is affiliated to Tribhuwan University with a score of overall XX CGPA in 20XX.
After completing my intermediate level, I moved to Kathmandu to study BBA. After reaching there I came to know that students need to appear CMAT Examination meeting the criteria of Tribhuwan University for that I joined Pathshala Institute located at New Baneswor, Kathmandu. I used to go to classes in the morning. There was not anything interesting about my classes. After going to classes for almost a month, one of my friends, whom I was very close to, he introduced me to some of the girls in the class. Because of my shy nature, I never talked to them. One day the girl named Kala was sitting alone on her bench. It was easier for me to have a conversation with a girl to whom I found the most beautiful because her friends were not present that day. After talking to her for some minutes I was very much impressed by the way she talks and slowly and gradually we became too close and finally, I proposed her and the good news is that she accepted my proposal. We got married on 17th May, 20XX.
Her presence will give me full support to adapt to me there is a totally new environment so that I will feel more encouraged and strong to pursue my Master’s degree. Her company would provide me an emotional as well as financial support and it would be beneficial for me to get motivated and encouraged towards my studies and I could finish my intended studies in proper time with proper grade. Therefore, I want to start my educational journey with my spouse which will be very helpful for me to complete my Master’s degree with good grades.
Moreover, for my educational support and living expenses of my wife, I will have full support from my father-in-law, mother-in-law and brother-in-law.
Reason for choosing Australia
Australia is one of the best education destinations to study for international students. It ranked in the third position for having international students behind the USA and UK. It has the top 100 universities in the world. The Australian government spent more than $200 million in scholarships for the international students. Australia offers more than 22,000 courses across 1,100 institutions. Course offered by the institution in Australia are flexible and equipped with a global perspective.
The foremost reason to choose Australia for higher studies is that it provides high-quality education at an affordable fee. The cost of living expenses is also low compared to other countries. It has low crime rate so that students can feel safe. It has a suitable climate and friendly natives so that students can travel and learn. Australian universities provide internship facilities to students which helps us to gain real-world experience. I am very much eager to hold a degree with worldwide recognition which will help me to complete in my professional life for multiple opportunities. Australia is also considered as a safety study destination especially for international students as it has special policy known as the ESOS Act (Educational service for overseas students). Act 2000 is the model for protecting the right of international students. The Australian educational system is also based on both theoretical and practical approaches. I am very sure that Australia will provide me the best education and is also one of the safe countries for me to choose. Consideration all these factors such as affordable fee structure, course structure, cost of living, climate, scholarship opportunities, internship facilities, health and safety, low crime rate, cultural diversity, friendly natives, Australia would be the best place for my postgraduate degree.
I also researched for Universities in my home country but I could not find the course of MPA here. I am interested in Australia as I will get to know the people from most parts of the world which will help me broaden my knowledge of intercultural aspects. So, Australia stands on top of my priority list.
Reason for choosing (University Name)
University Name has forged a reputation as one of Australia’s leading providers of on-campus and online (distance) education programs in Australia. With more than 75 percent of students studying via distance or online, our delivery of external education resources continues to lead the way. The institution gained full university status in 19XX, becoming the University Name. The University has changed dramatically in many ways since then, including:
- developing a significant research profile
- expanding our postgraduate coursework programs
- expanding our ties with local communities, such as partnering to establish the Queensland College of Wine Tourism in Stanthorpe with the Department of Education and Training and Southern Queensland Institute of TAFE
- further expanding international programs including developing relationships with major off-shore centers and a strong on-shore presence through the Sydney Education Centre.
Values and culture:
University Name has been fostering a value-driven culture – one that is built around relationships and community, mutual respect, diversity, and a strong commitment to ethics and integrity, collaboration, creativity, and innovation.
It has a belief that every individual has a role to play in bringing our values to life. people live out the University Name values every day through the positive, supportive and meaningful relationships they create with their peers, students, and the community.
University Name is dedicated to encouraging and supporting the further education of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. University Name commitment and involvement in the Indigenous community strives to provide equal opportunity for all.
After deciding the study destination, the first and foremost concern was to select University for furthering the process. With the options of studying at various universities likewise CQU, Central Queensland University, Charles Sturt University etc, I have chosen University Name, one of the top Australian Universities for its teaching quality not only provides academic knowledge but also transfers the experience suited to today’s ever-changing world. From extensive research, I decide that receiving an international degree in Masters in Professional Accounting (MPA) from (university name), Australia will surely help me get plenty of executive jobs and handsome salary in the multinational company itself.
Moreover, my IELTS score also matched the requirement of University Name. Further, it also offers various programs at the postgraduate level. The course is designed in such a manner that it touches and gives depth knowledge in an advanced international specialization. They have the expertise and experience to help students reach their goals. Furthermore, quality education, teaching methods as well as experienced lectures will certainly help me to sharpen my knowledge and skills.
Reasons for choosing a Master of Professional Accounting (MPA)
Accounting is a critical component of any company or institution. Accounting as a profession has seen a major shift in recent decades, from a strictly financial focus of economic accountability to a more complex role within business organizations and management.
Graduates of the Master of Professional Accounting will meet the educational entrance requirements of both the CPA Australia and Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CAANZ), as long as a certain lists of subjects are studied.
Successful completion of the Master of Professional Accounting can qualify students for exemptions from the Fundamental level (9 papers) of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) exams.
It is obvious that after completing MPA from university name, I will be able to evaluate and analyze the impact of business environment research, technology and accounting processes on the organizational operation. Also, I will be able to understand and apply principles for accounting information systems, auditing, taxation and economics to a real working environment.
Future Career after completing MPA
I will be graduated as a qualified accountant, my career opportunities may include public accountant, chartered accountant, company accountant, company secretary, financial administrator, investment advisor, forensic accountant, in the government (in the tax department, audit office, treasury and local government), or in financial institutions including banks and building societies.
I am very much delightful regarding my future career through the support of my family member which is the only reason for which I will return back to my home country. After returning back from Australia, my targeted companies to work as a professional accountant of leading organizations such as Chaudhary Group, Panchakanya Group, Dabur Nepal, INGO’s, Government ministries of an expected salary around fifty thousand Nepalese Rupees per month.
As an alternative employment opportunity option, back in my home country, I can also seek my career in one of the leading financial and banking institutions which I have mentioned below as a Loan Officer or Financial Advisor: –
- Standard Chartered Bank
- Global IME Bank
- NIC Asia Bank
- Nabil Bank
- Everest bank and so on.
New multinational companies, banks and business NGOs and INGOs have been introduced in Nepal every year. Professional and high skilled workers are highly demanded to meet job requirements. Thus, my international degree will certainly match the requirement.
I hereby promise admission officer of University Name that I will strive hard to excel in my academic performance and I will transform knowledge and experience in life I learned in Australia after I return back to my country Nepal.