• Meet Martin Axon
    MEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

    'I've made some fantastic lifelong friends and being able to indulge my passion for engineering.'

  • Meet Benjamin Harrison
    MEng Mechanical Engineering

    I enjoy the pace of the course and variety of modules to study.

  • Meet Graeme Burnett
    BSc (Hons) Chemical Engineering, 1976

    I have enjoyed a broad and successful experience in worldwide operations for the Total Group, having held high-level executive positions in North and South America, Europe and Asia.

  • Meet Maria Prapa
    BSc (Hons) Food Nutrition and Health Science*

    ‘My degree course was very well organised – I always knew who to talk to if I needed any further assistance. My tutors were very friendly and willing to help at any time.’

  • Meet Craig Hoggett
    BSc (Hons) Process Biotechnology, 1997

    The quality of the studies surpassed all my expectations, and I enjoyed the rigour around research methods.


Artist’s impression of the extended Orion building Major investment will bring a futuristic new look to campus
A major multi-million pound investment will bring a futuristic new look to part of Teesside University’s campus where the scientists and engineers of the future are developed. The investment reflects the University’s growing success and reputation in these fields.


In pictures

  • Crime Scene Laboratory. Link to Crime Scene Laboratory.
  • Crime Scene. Link to Crime Scene.
  • Vehicle Examination Laboratory. Link to Vehicle Examination Laboratory.
  • Forensic Genetics. Link to Forensic Genetics.
  • Refurbished Science Laboratories. Link to Refurbished Science Laboratories.
  • Nanotechnology. Link to Nanotechnology.
  • Nanotechnology - Clean Room. Link to Nanotechnology - Clean Room.
  • Disaster Management. Link to Disaster Management.
  • Materials Suite & Heavy Structures Laboratory. Link to Materials Suite & Heavy Structures Laboratory.
  • Digital Evidence Lab. Link to Digital Evidence Lab.
  • Orion Building - Chemical Engineering & Biotechnology Laboratories . Link to Orion Building - Chemical Engineering & Biotechnology Laboratories .
  • Mock Court Room. Link to Mock Court Room.
  • Mock Police Station. Link to Mock Police Station.

Why study here?

  • We are the first UK university to be awarded the Skillsmark quality endorsement for a Crime Scene Science degree.
  • 100% of our food and nutrition, and applied chemistry graduates were in work or study within six months of graduating (Destinations of Leavers of Higher Education survey, 2011-12)
  • We're in the heart of one of the UK's most important engineering regions with undergraduate and postgraduate programmes developed in close collaboration with industry
  • 80% of General Engineering recognised internationally and internationally excellent, 2008 Research Assessment Exercise.
mentoring scheme

Professional mentoring scheme

We are seeking volunteer mentors to share their expertise with our undergraduate students.
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Postgraduate study

We have postgraduate study opportunities in:

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Crime scene

Crime, Forensic and Policing

Approved by the College of Policing, we offer courses in crime, forensic investigation and policing.
Our training opportunities