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Finalists: writing a personal statement for a master’s application
November 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
An effective personal statement is a key element of the recruitment process for master’s programmes, so yours needs to be targeted and impactful to give you the best chance of securing an interview!
In this interactive session, you’ll learn how to:
* Recognise what admissions tutors are looking for when they read a personal statement
* Use a simple structure to draft key elements of a personal statement
* Evaluate an example of a personal statement
* Identify ways in which you can tailor your application to a specific programme and institution
*This workshop can count for 1 hour of your RED Award training and development hours. Find out more about the RED Award at reading.ac.uk/REDAward