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STATEMENTOFPURPOSE

ProgramApplied:Masters(MS)
Major:CivilEngineering
Educationisatoolthatputsoneonafasttracktoacquiringknowledgeandpersonalitythatsets
oneapartfromthecrowd.Itisonebottomlessholenomatterhowmuchonepourshimselfintoit,
hethirstsformore.
IcanstillvividlyrecallthememoryofthedayIsawthelabsofcivilengineeringdepartmentinopenhouse
programat****Institute,Guntureightyearsago.Itsmachineryandthetestingmachinesinterestedmealot.I
believethatthebestwaytopredictthefutureistomakeit.Withthisbelief,Ialwaysplannedandexecutedmylife
towardspredeterminedgoals.Iworkedtowardsandsecuredadmissionforanundergraduateprogramincivil
engineeringin****,GunturwhichisratedoneamongthebestengineeringcollegeinsouthIndia.
OnceIsecuredadmissiontooneofthemostcompetitiveandrigorouscivilengineeringprogramsinIndia,I
structuredviewofwhatImightdohere.ButIfoundcivilengineeringevenmoreinterestingandchallengingthan
whatIhadimagined.Rightfromthesecondyear,mykindofpreparationwastogainknowledgeandsubjectin
depthratherthanjustgettingmarksthoughIwasabletoputupgoodmarksonboard.Myunclebeingacivil
engineeraddedtomyfurtherinspirationtodefinemycareergoals.
AboutUndergraduatestudy,IfeelisnotadenouementofwhatIcallajourneytowardsexcellenceand
competence.Graduatestudyasequeltoundergraduatestudyopensupneweravenuestoexploreandgivesonea
widerrangeofcareerobjectives.Myschoolingatelementaryandhighschoolhasgivenandexcellentcommandin
basicsofmathematicsandscienceandmoreimportantlyignitedinmestronginterestincivilengineering.
InthiseverchangingworldofEngineeringandTechnology,whereeachnewdayseesaspateofnewconcepts
andapplicationsandeachpassingdaymakesthemobsolete,Iwanttoattainthehighestlevelofeducationand
transcendnewhorizonsinthechosenfield.Thevastapplicationpotentialandtremendousscopeforhighcareerin
civilengineeringalwaysfascinatedmeandIamkeentocontinuemyacademicpursuitinthisfield.
CivilengineeringasIbelieveistheonlyfieldwhereonesworkcanbeseenandfeltdirectlybythesensesand
anythingdonestaysforevertothecredit.Ifeelthatthisisthefieldwhichrequireslotofpatience,perseverance
andmanagementskillstobesuccessful.Thesearequalitieswhichneedtobenurturedwithlotofmotivationand
hardworkandmycollegeprovedtomearightplaceforthisobjective.
Nowatthisjunctionofmycareer,IamconfidentthatwhenImakethetransitionintomastersprogram,Iwillbe
buildingonastrongfoundationgainedinthepastyears.Mystrategyforgraduatestudywill,therefore,bea
prolongedonewhereinIshallbeconsolidatingmyknowledgeinamorespecializedwayandacquiretheskills
usedfortheresearch.MyfieldofinterestincivilengineeringisEnvironmentalengineeringwhichhasgainedlotof
prominenceinrecentyearsbothinIndiaandabroad.Thisinteresthasintuitedmetotakeadvancedcourseslike
EnvironmentalScienceandEngineeringandWasteWaterManagementinmyfinalyearaselectivesubjects.
Iamapplyingforyourcollegeonanaccountofitsexcellentresearchfacilitiescombinedwithdistinguishedand
dedicatedfaculty.Myadmissionintoyouresteemedinstitutionisofparamountimportanceformycareer.Withmy
theoreticalknowledgeandpracticalskillIamwellequippedtomeetyourexpectations.IamconfidentthatIwould
surelysynchronizetoyourstandards.IhopeIwillbefavorablyconsideredforadmissionforgraduatestudywith
possiblefinancialassistance.
Havingmadethisstatementofmyobjectivesitismybeliefthatwhatyouruniversitylooksfor,inaprospective
student,isastrongacademicbackgroundandthewilltoperformanddeliver.Anextremelydistinguishedfaculty,a
milieurepletewithacademicactivityandthestateoftheartresearchfacilitiesinthefieldofCivilEngineeringare
themostimportantfactors,whichmotivatedmetochooseyouruniversity.
Allknowledgeisinhumanmind,itrequiresonlyanawakening.SinceIstronglybelievethatyouruniversitywould
beanidealplaceformetopursuemygraduatestudies,Iwishtocanalizemyknowledgeandmakemylife
significantbyjoiningyouruniversity.
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