‘Unexpected’ success a relief

2019-01-04 12:00
Raisethorpe Secondary pupils Yusuf Essa and Abhishek Budhram scored seven As each. PHOTO: Ian Carbutt

Raisethorpe Secondary pupils Yusuf Essa and Abhishek Budhram scored seven As each. PHOTO: Ian Carbutt

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Two pupils hit the academic heights at Raisethorpe Secondary.

Abhishek Budram and Yusuf Essa both scored seven As in 2018.

“It’s really amazing, I didn’t expect it and I’m so happy,” said Abhishek, who studied for six to eight hours a day.

He has applied to several universities to study medicine, and is also looking at studying civil engineering as a possibility.

Yusuf, who described the unexpected news of his top results as a relief, wants to study mechanical engineering at the University of KwaZulu-Natal.

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