What's happening in PresUniv

Published: 11 May 2023

On Tuesday, May 9, 2023, the Internship & Career Center (ICC) Bureau at President University (Presuniv) held an Internship and Career Briefing themed Developing Winning Personal Statement. Collaborating with the Britcham Education Centre and the University of Wolverhampton, this virtual event was intended by ICC to prepare PresUniv students before entering the internship program in September 2023. Yusuff Kaffo, Associate Director of International Recruitment from the University of Wolverhampton, United Kingdom, was the key speaker at this event.

Yusuff shared tips on how to make a personal statement that attracts the attention of companies. According to him, the main things you need to consider when making a personal statement are to be personable, include your skills and your achievements and link them to the internship. Yusuf also emphasized the importance of using good techniques in making a personal statement. Choose experiences that match what the company is looking for. "What the company looks for, show them who you are a good match," said Yusuff.  (Keren Gracelie, PR team. Photo: Keren Gracelie)