Mercy Odei Adum

HND Mechanical Engineering

Sponsored By: Enermech Engineering Services

Location: Ghana

Engineering & Logical Reasoning Exams: Average Score 78%

Quick Fire Questions

Favourite film
War room
Favourite colour
Favourite school subject
You’ve just won the lottery, what’s the first thing you will buy?
I would help support my siblings.

Mercy has recently spent her summer learning how to sew dresses from scratch!, under the tutulege of her elder sister. She has been taking lessons for 3 months, and so far is really enjoying the process!
Mercy is being sponsored through the Field Ready programme with Enermech Engineering Services and recently met with them in Takoradi.

Where in Ghana did you grow up?
I grew up in a town called prestea in western region. I have 3 brothers and 3 sisters. My dad was an electrical technician and mum was a baker.
What’s your most memorable childhood memory?
I am fond of memories of Dad bringing gifts whilst coming from work.
Who is your favourite music artist?
I am cool with gospel music and my favorite artist is Stella Dugan.

“I will impact what I have learnt to help fellow students. I want to gain more experience and establish my own enterprise.”

What would you like to be doing in 5 years time?
In five years to come, I see myself as “field ready” and working on the rigs. It’s my hope to be established in the field and climb to greater heights. I would be extremely happy if this grants me the avenue to see the world.
What or who is your biggest inspiration?
My biggest inspiration is my father, because he encourages and motivates me to aspire for greater heights in life.
Finally, what is your most hated food?
I hate oatmeal and banana!