Think internationalisation – we're all part of something bigger
We are an international community
Our students, graduates and staff are internationally connected in work and community.
Here at Teesside we want to ensure all our students, graduates and staff have the skills and ability to work and live in a global environment.
We prepare our students for work in a global workforce whether they:
- work abroad as part of their career
- work for an international company
- have international clients
- work in an ethnically diverse community.
Welcoming many cultures
The University is internationally connected. We recruit students and staff from many places and backgrounds. We deliver courses all over the world and our students study abroad on exchanges.
- Worldwide Teesside (pdf - 1mb)
Learn with many cultures
As well as a community of over 1,800 students from overseas, there are a number of ways to learn with many cultures.
Aenne Hussmann came to Teesside from Germany as a visiting student and enjoyed it so much, she stayed to complete her undergraduate and masters’ degrees.
Meet Aenne Hussmann
MSc Marketing Management
Our exchange programmes offer the chance to gain an international perspective on your studies as well learn new skills and develop yourself.
More about exchange programmes
Every Teesside student has the opportunity to study a foreign language.
More about studying a language
Our international students are offered English language courses before they start and support once they are here.
More about English language support
Our Teesside language café offers a relaxed, friendly setting for anyone seeking an informal way of practising their spoken French, German or Spanish.
More about Teesside language café
The 2011 learning and teaching conference looked at how the University encourages students and staff to understand internationalisation and employability skills.
Learning and teaching conference
Work with many cultures
Our graduates are working all over the world in a huge variety of vocations.
Graduate James Whittingham moved to Mumbai, India, as Head of New Investments for the Blenheim Chalcot Investment Group. He set up the company's Asia office in 2009 and has been there ever since.
Meet James Whittingham
Explore many cultures
Our Students' Union offers many fun and friendship events for all cultures and nationalities.
More about the Students' Union
Our international visiting academics scheme fosters an international community of scholars in areas related to the research taking place in our research institutes.
More about international visiting academics
The region offers a number of international festivals. There's Stockton's international riverside festival, a spectacular event showcasing performers from all over the world and Middlesbrough Mela which celebrates Asian culture.
More about arts and culture
Promote an event
If you are wanting to promote an event under the Worldwide Teesside banner there is a poster template which is available for download which can be used to advertise your event or activity. You can also use the attached powerpoint template.
- Worldwide Teesside poster template (word - 1mb)
- Worldwide powerpoint (powerpoint - 178kb)