I am really happy to be one of your campaigners and to compose this personal statement to the best of my cognition and ability. I have graduated from Bahir Dar University on July6 /2007. It is apparent that my pre-university academic background had been outstanding on the norm. My High school and Preparatory school certifications and Higher Education Entrance Examination Leaving are touchable testimony to this fact ; where I managed to hit 369 out of 500 which was the first class from societal scientific discipline pupils at Preparatory School to fall in university. Joining the university, I could pull off to keep an first-class academic public presentation and graduated with Great Distinction ( CGPA of 3.91 out of 4.00 ) in Bachelor of Arts from Bahir Dar University. It was the 2nd best class among Business and Economics Faculty alumnuss of the University in the twelvemonth 2007.
Presently I am working as an Assistant Graduate I in the Department of Economics, University of Gondar. Hence I have assorted academic duties runing from talking at category to reding research documents.
I am giving different classs including Quantitative methods for Economists, Econometricss, Development Economics I and Micro Economics I for a sum of 600 pupils in different batches and plans. In add-on I am seeking to print different economic articles on Development Economics in the university ‘s quarterly magazine. In add-on I am seeking to set about Research with PhDs at our section.
Though I have acute involvement in Economics and other developmental surveies of societal Science I am fond of the beauty of Maths. During my undergraduate studentship, I had acute involvement in statistics, mathematics and concretion, my undergraduate tonss for six consecutive semesters are first-class confirmation ( Do non waver to travel through my academic transcript! ) . In add-on I have applied econometric theoretical accounts for my senior essay entitled aa‚¬A“Does foreign Aid Work in the Ethiopian Economy? aa‚¬A? .This had opened a door for me to see the application of quantitative and econometric cognition on work outing different societal jobs through research. It was with these in head that I concentrated on using for your Master Program in QEM.
Apart from my academic life, I have been involved in the undermentioned different community services since High school. I have served my University as a Undertaking interior decorator and Implementer of one of its Movementsaa‚¬a„? , Anti-HIV/AIDS Movement. Besides I was besides the founding member and the first President of Bahir Dar University Economics Students Association ( ECOSA ) . Similarly, Is have been an active participant and facilitator in different preparations and Workshops in different towns of Ethiopia. I have given Life Skills Training for approximately 500 University Students during my stay at Bahir Dar University. I have besides given this preparation for about 300 out-of-school Young persons in Amhara part of Ethiopia.
In add-on, I have taken different long term classs including “ Youth Life at the Cross Roads ” for Ten Months, aa‚¬A? Management and Leadership ” preparation for 2 Calendar months and other short term preparations on Counseling, Club Management, Peer Education, Reproductive Health, Family Life Education, Gender, Family Planning, Economic Relevance of Nile River, Globalization, Federalism and Democracy in Ethiopia, Theology Courses Etc
If I happen to acquire the chance to major in Models and Methods of Quantitative Economics ( QEM ) Lending to the scientific discipline, and Knowledge of my pupils will be my ultimate calling end.
Besides I will go on Lecturing at my Present employee, University of Gondar. I will seek to assist my pupils and my state in a manner that is influential in conveying some touchable alterations at the university and state degree as I will utilize my societal, communicating and interpersonal accomplishments when I came back place from the survey. I wish to work my postgraduate grade every bit shortly as possible and one want to lend my best to my state and to the developing universe as a whole as we ( citizens of developing states ) are responsible to convey our states from the underside and lend our best for the improvement of our World.
Thank you in progress for your clip and consideration.
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