I did not want to do a master’s degree for the sake of doing one. Because to my mind, it is more than just a career milestone - rather, it needs to serve some predefined purpose.
Apart from academics, I have developed my management skills, strengthened my critical thinking and autonomous intellect.
Not shying away from introducing yourself confidently will do wonders for students looking for job opportunities and there will always be somebody who will recognize your true potential.
Being in my fourth year of law school, I often face dilemmas where different bits of advice are offered by different people. I'm still conflicted as to whether I should obtain some work experience and then go abroad or jump right in. And I also deliberate over whether an LLM degree would serve me better or a JD
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I know I have also made some friends for life. I have taken up learning a new language, trying my hand at a musical instrument, abstract painting, reading books in my mother tongue etc. Bottomline: zero regrets.
Both NYU and NYC have taught me numerous life and professional lessons.
The main benefit of living in a city such as Seoul is the cultural exchange that one can experience. Seoul has so much to offer. The people are warm and welcoming here. You get a lot of exposure.
Prarthna Kedia discusses her reasons for applying to Berkeley, writing an SoP, the US legal market and more.