'When choosing my degree, I discovered that Teesside had the best facilities for their courses in crime scene science.'
'The staff are so enthusiastic about their subject and are always willing to help if you have any questions.'
I love being able to have a hands on role, to put theory learned in lectures into practice.
'The scope for further research and understanding of DNA always keeps my interest – it’s one of the things I particularly like about my role.'
'I recommend Teesside University if you’re interested in forensic science. It’s hard work but I think it’s worth it.'
'My course at Teesside helped me prepare for a career in forensics – I learnt a vast amount. I’ve been able to use my knowledge and techniques in the real world of work.'
'I thought that having a family and young children might limit me, but if you organise yourself then it is not a problem. If I can do it, anyone can.'
'I would absolutely recommend the Crime Scene Science course as the lecturers and facilities are second to none.'
'Throughout my studies I obtained great support from my lecturers who were always very approachable and engaging. Their broad industrial background provided useful inside knowledge.'
'Coming here was the best decision I ever made. My advice to anyone who wants to apply for Teesside University - don’t think twice about it.'
'I would recommend Teesside University – the lecturers are knowledgeable and helpful, and the facilities are good.'
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.
'My degree has definitely assisted me.'
'I did many modules that helped prepare me - building technology, structural mechanics, geotechnology, civil engineering analysis and design, and water infrastructure.'
'If you apply yourself, sometimes working 24/7 in multiple time zones, it is rewarding.'
'I’ve been able to apply what I’ve learned and implement it at work every day.'
This new approach should save money and labour so it will be a big improvement.
'I chose Teesside because of its reputation for engineering. The University is well situated and the structure of the course is great.'
Reaching the position I am working in now would have taken at least another ten years without my degree. The course definitely offered value for money, it was totally worth it.
'The team of food lecturers are very passionate about their subject which comes across in lectures and tutorials, this is of course infectious.'
‘I lift fingerprints, photograph and examine for trace evidence.’
'The laboratory staff were the best – they supported me in every possible way. And Middlesbrough is an excellent choice, especially for an international student.'
'The New Product Development module set me up for the practical and the theoretical aspects of my career, and the tutors’ industry experience showed me what would be required of me in my job.'
'I would recommend Teesside University and my course. It provides the perfect amount of theoretical and practical learning to develop you into a chemist, and prepare you for a career in the chemical industry.'
'I really appreciated having so many opportunities at Teesside – there is lots of involvement with industry.'
My favourite module is Food Manufacturing and Processing.
'I enjoy being able to apply what I have learnt in lectures to situations in the lab. Expanding my chemical knowledge and gaining further qualifications in chemistry increases the likelihood of getting a good job in my chosen field.'
'Teesside was one of the few places in the UK that offered the course I wanted.'
'What you learn is not simply out of a text book or an intelligent brain, but also from personal invaluable experience.'