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Life as a Form 6 Student / STPM Candidate

Back in 2016, I joined Form 6 without second thoughts because

I didn't want to limit my options for the future (which is why I turned down a 100% scholarship for foundation in Xiamen University Malaysia)I didn't want to pay for A-Levels (I could only get partial scholarships)I wasn't sure what I wanted to do and I didn't want to choose a diploma yet
I swear to God, I had no idea what I was getting myself into.

I was a straight A's student in SPM 2015 and yet I find STPM extremely challenging. If I say I worked 100% hard for my SPM, I definitely worked at least 800% harder for STPM. Like my friend once said, you won't know if you are really good in academics until you've come to STPM.
10A's in SPM is really nothing compared to 4.0 in STPM. 

I took Pengajian Am, Physics, Chemistry and Maths (T) in Form 6. Yup, "just" 4 subjects. If you are thinking "Oh come on, we took around 10 subjects in SPM! It can't be that hard to slay just 4 subjec…