7 Reasons Why Girls Should Join PERCCOM by Alifia Fithritama

alifia If you are a girl and out there you are still wondering yourself whether or not you should apply for Erasmus Mundus PERCCOM Program because the subject seems to be a little bit “scary” to some female audiences, then this article is just perfect for you. Keep reading until the last line because this article will surely flip your mind.

Reason #1. If you want a career that gives you the opportunity to be at the forefront of technology with employment opportunities in just about every industry, then PERCCOM is the best place to start. Information technology is an excellent subject to study due to its ubiquity in nearly every industry. It is a growing field with many well-paying opportunities.

Reason #2. If green is your thing, you love nature and you care about Mother Earth, then   PERCCOM is definitely a way to go. In PERCCOM you will study a lot about green IT and IT for green to reduce the impact that IT makes on the environment and using IT to make efficient use of resources.

Reason #3. You love travelling and Europe has been your dreamed destination for so long. Shopping for the latest fashion in Paris, sailing with a cruise ship in Baltic Sea, or enjoy the magnificent aurora in northern hemisphere. Well if that’s the case then PERCCOM might be your dream comes true. In PERCCOM, you will study in 4 partner universities in 4 different countries: France, Finland, Sweden, and Russia.

Reason #4. You are an IT student but you enjoy learning foreign language and actually find yourself good at it. Good news is in PERCCOM you will have the opportunity to not only learn about IT but also new languages as well. During two years of PERCCOM program, you might gain French, Finnish, Swedish, and some Russian fluency.

Reason #5. You are afraid of study abroad because you fear of missing your family and friends. Trust me, it will not happen if you are in PERCCOM. Here we care so much about each other and keep the bonding tight as if you have your second family. We do everything together and nobody is left alone.

Reason #6. You are inspired by the Silicon Valley success stories like Facebook, Microsoft, Google, Apple, Yahoo etc and desire to follow their path. Join PERCCOM, learn the theory, and someday after graduating from PERCCOM I hope you can build your own IT start-up company and start your journey to Hall of Fame.

Reason #7. You want to be the top executive of a big IT comgirls-perccompany just like Virginia Rometty (CEO of IBM), Meg Whitman (CEO of HP), Sheryl Sandberg (COO of Facebook), Marissa Mayer (CEO of Yahoo), Ursula Burns (CEO of Xerox), and Safra A. Catz ( President and CFO of Oracle). If those ladies can do it, why can’t you? Join PERCCOM as the beginning, believe in yourself and someday you might find yourself step up from your office and lead the conference table.

So what are you waiting for? Be a smart girl and make the smart choice. Apply for PERCCOM now!