Whatsapp assists trainee attains exceptional SPM results

KUALA LUMPUR: Contrary to common belief that social media can be a diversion for students sitting for public assessments, Muhammad Ihsan Thaqif Bahter Nasir who stood out in his Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) 2017 has actually proven that perception incorrect.

Thanks to social media applications such as Whatsapp which assisted him significantly in his studies, the former trainee of Parit Mara Junior Science College (MRSM) in Perak attained 9A+ and Honours Award in the last Worldwide Baccalaureate (IB) term exams in Banting Mara College (KMB).

“WhatsApp helps a lot due to the fact that there are numerous notes, realities and details relating to SPM and IB that are shared through that application with teachers and buddies. It is in the kind of soft copy.So, I do not have to print, just download and check out where I am, including while consuming and in the toilet,” he told Bernama after looking like a visitor of Bernama News Channel’s Nine11 here today.Muhammad Ihsan Thaqif, 18, is presently furthering his IB at KMB of acquiring exceptional results in the International General Certificate of Secondary Education(IGCSE )Cambridge Programme when in Form Four.For Muhammad Ihsan Thaqif, sitting for the SPM tests as a private candidate, a day before he had to sit for the IB term examinations was certainly really challenging for him.Conceding that it was difficult to manage time for doing revisions on SPM and six IB level subjects all at once, he stated time management was important for success.Sharing his secret dish for success, the Kuantan born lad said sacrificing his free time and investing more time in doing his modification has seen him performed well with outstanding outcomes in the SPM and IB.The youngest child in his household, whose father is a physician, Muhammad Ihsan Tahqif wanted to advance his research studies at Cambridge University, England, aiming to become a researcher in the field of physics.His success story went viral on social media when his photo was published with the caption”‘man from another planet “because of his excellent lead to the SPM and IB by an unknown Instagram user that was shared with lots of netizens, including Malaysian celebrity Neelofa.Commenting on it, Muhammad Ihsan Tahqif stated he was really touched and it influenced him to continue to excel in his selected field.– Bernama