ETH Master in Statistics Student searching for aid :)

This is me

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31 years
Highest education
ETH Zürich

This is my Credit Motivation

Hallo. My name is Arturo and at the moment I am an Student at the ETH in Zürich. I am enrolled in the Master in Statistik! - My passion are the computers and data. You know, numbers never lie :-)

Before starting with the Master I worked as an electrical engineer at Swissgrid , the company resposible for the electricity in whole switzerland. My Task was to prevent blackouts for example, a very important task with a lot of responsability. After some years I decided to start with a new challenge, and so I started with my Master in Zürich. 

I just finished with my Master Tesis (mark 5, max. 6), which was a project to analyze data from a hospital  using Machine Learning. These are a bunch of new techniques, where the computer learns to solve a difficult task. In my case, to predict deseases.  

About my financial situation: I took a loan of 50k from a bank before starting with the Master. I have been also paying it regularly since day one, and at the moment I have to pay still around 30k. I will finish my Master degree in March 2018, in around 6 months. And Afterwards I will start looking for a job. Hence I am looking for a loan of 45k. I will use 30k to refinance the bank loan, since I consider that I could try to save some money given the possible difference in the interest rate (Bank loan has an interest rate of 10%+). The remaining 15k I will use it to cover some of my expenses in the coming months until I finish the Master and for the time that it takes me to find a Job. 

In the meantime, until I finish with the master, I am also working, as a "Nachhilfelehrer" for mathematics for a couple of hours a week. I am also about to take a position at ETH until I finish the master as Research assistant 20%. 

Splendit admin: For data protection reasons, Arturo has decided to not publicly display his performance report from ETH. On average the performance report shows a mark of > 5 (max. 6). Contact Arturo for details. 

This is what I need

Credit amount
CHF 25'000
Maximum interest rate
Start date
November 2017
Study time
18 months
Re-payment starts
May 2019
Re-payment time
30 months
Loan fully paid back
October 2021

This is my plan

ETH Zürich
Main field of study
Additional fields of study
Begin of study
September 2015
End of study
February 2018
Current semester
Plans after study

Right after I finish with the Master, I plan to find a job. I am sure that this will not be a problem. Since I have already worked before (5 years as an electrical engineer) and now with a Master degree from the ETH in Statistics the chances are very high, that in no time I will have a position. The companies where I could work after I get my diploma are in the insurance sector, banking, or startups dedicated to data analysis.



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