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Charlotte Tay

Biography

Work rights:
UK Student Visa
Singapore Citizen
Citizenship:
  • Singapore
Languages:
  • English

Personal Statement

\nBorn and raised in Singapore, I attended the prestigious Fairfield Methodist School for my primary and secondary education and achieved 5 A's for GCE O'levels. I went on to junior college to do a year of A levels at Anglo-Chinese Junior College in Singapore. I made an informed choice by selecting related subjects such as Higher 2 Mathematics and Economics as it will give me a good foundation when I pursue a degree course in Accounting and Finance. I then made a bold decision to move to the United Kingdom to pursue my further education at Bellerbys College Brighton. Appropriately, I embarked on the Foundation in Business, Finance and Management programme as I have always wanted to study Accounting and Finance related subjects to prepare me for University of Leeds and to pursue a career in the Banking and Finance sector. The logical approach to Mathematics has always intrigued me. While the ever changing world of business presents endless career opportunities. Combining the two is an ideal match for my academic character. As I have always derived deep sense of satisfaction when solving challenging mathematical questions. Being able to begin a new chapter of my life and be given the opportunity to study in the UK allowed me to take on new challenges I never knew I could, had I remained and continued my education in Singapore. Apart from the vigor of experiencing different cultures, living independently, making new friends and learning about life in the UK and about myself, I believe a UK University education will endow graduates with greater confidence and global perspective. It signals to employers one's competitive edge in terms of adaptability and readiness to take on new challenges and responsibilities. I, an eager and active participant in various sporting activities and uniformed groups such as
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Education

University of Leeds
Discipline(s):
  • Accounting
Graduated in:
University of Leeds
Discipline(s):
  • Accounting
Graduated in:
Degree level:
Bachelors with Honours

Employment

  • waitress at Marina Bay Sands

    \u2022\tWorked as a waitress in Marina Bay Sands Singapore. Picked up various skills set such as teamwork, communication skills, managing money, working with others to complete a project and appreciating my superior. I developed skills to handle stressful situations and delegate responsibilities.

Achievements

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Skills

  • Resilience and Tenacity

  • 0-12 Month Experience In Leadership Development

Interest & Hobbies

  • Adventure Racing and Running

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