First time I am using a computer is when I was 12 years old. I was very happy to see a new Personal Computer (PC) on my desk, that since then I am so attached to computer-related things. I see computer as a tool that really helps mankind to be a very sophisticated existence on the earth. However, in these modern days, computer has evolved not only as a tool, but somehow transforming into a personal assistant that helped many of us to achieve a better way of life through technology. The world nowadays need very much people skilled in computer, in a very broad range from a simple data entry to a very complex computer programming; from the artificial neural computing, into a developing quantum computer. We always need a better computer.
Since graduating from Pelita Harapan University in Indonesia with a degree in Informatics Engineering, I have been worked in a small startup company as a mobile web developer. The working environment and fast-paced development really excites me and giving me the challenge to use apply every knowledge and skills that I have acquired during my 3-year study. I am an optimistic person who believes one should not ever stopped learning and challenge ourselves. After all, challenge is what makes us alive. And also by working in my current company, I taught myself a lot of new skill-set that needed as a real developer that will produce working product and always look for improvement over and over again. In a real-time working environment, I found myself not quite competent despite of my self-teaching skill. That is why I believe by pursuing my Master degree, not in local university, but overseas.
I always want to study abroad, because I believe it will offer me great challenges and gives many experiences. I choose People’s Republic of China for some reason, mainly because the similar environment and culture, since Indonesia and China are in the same continent, Asia. For the past few years, China has shown great advancing in...
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