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Name of your University: DE LA SALLE UNIVERSITY MANADO
Major Field of study at your home university: ENGINEERING

1. The reason why you decided to participate in exchange program in Korea
There was a long time ago, when I was a child and sitting in elementary school. I remembered at that time I love the computer so much. The computer was like a best friend for me. Time passes and over time I would like to further explore the world of technology and computers. I am very interested in anything related to technology and making it a very enjoyable hobby. I have a dream someday I can make the world better in Technology and it starts from our country. ...view middle of the document...

The most specific reason why I decided to participate in an exchange program in Korea, because I like Korea so much, I like the culture, I like the people, I like the technology and many more. I want to learn more about Korea, how they advance their country especially in technology and education.
2. Your goals during your exchange period etc.
If I accepted as a International student at Pukyong National University, I promise to myself and all the people who help and support me to get this opportunity, I will study hard and gather a lot of knowledge there, especially in Engineering and also art, culture, science and technology. So in that way I can repay what they gave to me, make them proud and make them think that they have chosen the right person. I will spend most of my time there to study about the subjects that I can take in the Pukyong National University and also find newer experience there. Because I have a responsibility towards myself, the people who have helped me, and my Home University. I will follow the lesson and all the subjects that I take there and I will try as much as possible to be able to finish it by obtaining a satisfactory grade. I want to study the social life there and know how to be able to build a successful country, especially in technology and many more things that can be learned there.


Name of your University: DE LA SALLE UNIVERSITY MANADO
Major Field of study at your home university: ENGINEERING

Sherly’s Part of Life

My name is Sherly Novianti Thahir, everyone calls me SHERLY. I am 20 years old and now I am in the 3rd year in De La Salle University, Manado, one of the great Universities in Manado. I am studying at Engineering Faculty and took major in Engineering Informatics. I am good at this major because I like technology and that is my hobby. Informatics is not an exact thing, it changes every time so this major for me is like a field to develop my hobby, my imagination, and my creativities.

Actually, I am living far away from my parents. They are lived in Ambon, and I live in Boarding House in Manado. I am the youngest one. I have one sister and she was not studying anymore. My dad passed away in Aug 2013, and my mother was a housewife. Now they are looking for a rented house because the house we lived in before is not our home. Because of that I am trying desperately for a little help and ease their burden by finding scholarships. In this explanation self, I would like to explain about my activities and my interests that may can be considered to choose me as one of the scholarship recipients.

I've worked on volunteer work in the area I live. Volunteer work I've ever done is to follow the social activities held in school or in the neighborhood where I live, I participated in committees or as a contributor to help those who are less fortunate. Social activities are usually carried out at orphanages or social institutions depending on the...

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