When I started with my search for management programs, I dreamt of pursuing a degree that could provide opportunities to business, government and multilateral agencies. Working at the United Nations would be the ideal opportunity, I thought. Joining Masters in Public Administration Program (MPA) seemed to be the ideal path and ‘value for money’. I started applying to MPA programs across global universities. The School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia University was my dream school.

With infinite diverse elements in my profile, building my story was not that easy as I had thought initially. I started by thinking the end More >