After looking up the dictionary and searching keywords on Google I failed to find the exact thing I want to express. I made this sentence up. I am not sure if I can use the phrase "with achievement of" in this manner. Google hits do not appear to be relevant to my context.

I asked on WordReference and some people there suggest I use "having obtained my degree" or "after obtaining my degree". But I still wonder if it sounds natural with the usage of "achievement" in a sentence introducing my academic background in an internship cover letter?

I am a student studying my master's degree in Major A at University A, with the achievement of a bachelor's degree in Major B at University B?

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    Aug 28 '20 at 18:03

No, it doesn't work. Perhaps

I am a student studying for my Master's degree in Major A at University A, having earned a Bachelor's degree in Major B at University B.


Here's a present for you:

I am studying for a Master's Degree in [x] at [University B] after completing [or earning] my Bachelor's Degree in [z] at [University A].

*there is no need to say student! You cannot study for an MA unless you are a student.

A compound sentence is best here.

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