Statement of Purpose for Master Degree in Resources Management

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PERSONAL STATEMENT

To whom it may concern,

My name is Nguyen Minh Thuy, a former student majoring in Natural Resources Management in Hanoi University of Science – Vietnam National University. I am writing to express my interest in the post-graduate program in Sustainable Resources Management which is offered by Technical University of Munich.

The dynamic relationship between humans and the Earth has always captivated me. My passion and interest in environmental issues stems from my imaginary trips throughout television program during childhood ; by seeing volcanoes in Hawaii, coral reefs in Australia and glaciers in Europe, I gained an appreciation and wonder for the diversity of our eco systems. I chose to study Natural Resources Management as my bachelor degree to give substance to the issues that are continually significant to me.

Discovering the pollution pandemic, alternative energy and many more aspects has fuelled me with a drive to make sustainable living not only more accessible, but globally more accepted. Further study of a related degree seems to be the only way forward for me to achieve my dream. A desire to complement the broad spectrum of Environmental Studies naturally led me to the fascinating intricacy of Geology and Earth Sciences. Here my scientific skills have been honed by controlled experiments, meticulous research thus leading to statistical analysis and debating ethical issues. Besides, Academic English for Environment and Geographic Studies was obviously important knowledge which provided me not only the capability to understand foreign documentaries and summarize them logically but it is also a vital to catalyze understanding and unity. Furthermore, Reading and analyzing research papers and books and subsequently presenting data in a persuasive manner which gained throughout 4 years of completing numerous research papers and presentations gave me a taste of independent study, as well as time management skills to preserve my...
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