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Sounds like you're part of a great program. Since you're still a post-graduate, you shouldn't be too rigid on your skills focus. Just seize the opportunities you are given and go with them. Every SAP consultant can benefit from a bit of ABAP know-how. As far as functional versus technical, I would prefer to see you end up as a functional consultant with light technical skills, like an 80/20 or 70/30 mix. But that's a long term thing. I agree that CRM offers a nice mix of functional and technical skills needs, but then, so does BW and APO - though with APO, you have to be a bit more aggressive to get that functional/technical mix as a functional person. Although I like CRM as a career path, I generally like all three - APO, BW, and CRM. All three are the kind of strategic, "value-added" products that SAP customers will invest in during the years to come. The bottom line is that you should pursue the skills that you are offered on projects, and stay flexible if necessary in order to do so. All things being equal, between those three, go for the one you personally find the most intellectually stimulating, as the best SAP consultants all have a real passion for their subject matter.
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