“Sekolah Ciputra is distinguished by its exceptional educators; excel in both subject knowledge and the cultivation of students’ personal growth.”
SOPHIA PRAMESWARI SANTOSA
1. After graduating from Sekolah Ciputra, where do you study? What is your major?
Bachelor of Arts (Economics & Media Communications) and Master of Management (Accounting) at the University of Melbourne, Australia.
2. What did you do after graduating from university?
During my pursuit of a master’s degree, I had the privilege of assuming the role of a financial analyst at an asset management firm in Melbourne. In this capacity, I undertook the responsibilities of evaluating investment prospects to formulate data-driven recommendations for portfolio optimization.
Subsequently, I transitioned into the role of assistant at Linfox, Australia’s leading logistics and supply chain solutions company. There, I had the opportunity to liaise with a diverse group of senior executives, encompassing individuals of the caliber of the CEO and the CFO.
3. What is your current occupation?
I work as an Apprentice at Primarasa Food Industry.
4. In what way did Sekolah Ciputra contribute to who you are right now?
Sekolah Ciputra exerted a profound influence on my current professional trajectory. It furnished me not only with a robust academic groundwork, but also instilled vital skills such as strategic decision-making and effective leadership. In addition, the school also fostered enduring interpersonal relationships that continue to be a cornerstone of my thriving professional network today.
5. What was the best thing about Sekolah Ciputra? Tell us something memorable from your time at Sekolah Ciputra
Sekolah Ciputra is distinguished by its exceptional educators, who excel in both subject knowledge and the cultivation of students’ personal growth. The institution’s academic curriculum is thoughtfully designed to provide a comprehensive and engaging learning experience, effectively preparing students for higher education. My experience with the International Baccalaureate (IB) program not only streamlined my entry into university but also earned me an academic scholarship at the University of Melbourne, underlining the school’s commitment to academic excellence.
Moreover, Sekolah Ciputra actively nurtures an entrepreneurial spirit, an aspect that profoundly resonated with my personal journey. Throughout my high school years, I was encouraged and supported in developing a small catering business. This experience instilled in me the valuable lesson that failure serves as a crucial stepping stone on the path to achieving something more.
6. What advice would you give to a graduating student?
As you stand on the threshold of a new chapter in your lives, I urge you to embrace change and uncertainty with an open heart. Seek out your passions, pursue your dreams, and remember that challenges are opportunities in disguise. Your unique journey is yours to create, so believe in yourselves and never stop striving for greatness.
7. Would you recommend Sekolah Ciputra to others? If yes, what would you say about it?
I wholeheartedly recommend Sekolah Ciputra to others. Its exceptional faculty, comprehensive curriculum, and nurturing environment create an ideal place for students to excel and thrive.
8. What do you enjoy doing in your free time?
A blend of social interactions, quality family moments, and light physical activities.
9. Anything else you would like to share?
I want to express my heartfelt gratitude to the educators at Sekolah Ciputra who have known me since my early years. Your unwavering support, guidance, and dedication have played an instrumental role in shaping my educational journey and personal growth.