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Graduates from Teesside University span the globe

Here some of our successful alumni detail how Teesside helped them on their career path.

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Gemma Grainger

Gemma GraingerBSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise (Coaching)

Gemma completed her degree part-time while being responsible for a number of coaching roles. She hopes to continue her career in football coaching.

The theoretical knowledge I gained alongside the practical knowledge I already had was invaluable.

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Georgina Brookes

Georgina BrookesBSc (Hons) Crime Scene Science and MSc Mass Fatality Management and Victim Identification

Georgina enjoyed her first degree so much that she stayed at Teesside to complete an MSc.

'When choosing my degree, I discovered that Teesside had the best facilities for their courses in crime scene science.'

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Andrew Bell

Andrew BellBA (Hons) Industrial Design

Andrew is putting his design degree – and his passion for golf – to good use.

'I enjoyed the hands-on model-making side of the course. This tied in nicely with the rapid prototyping facility on campus.'

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Patrick Pisani

Patrick Pisani BEng (Hons) Instrumentation and Control Engineering

Patrick is an electrical instrumentation and control engineer with GDF Suez at Teesside Power Station

'My degree has definitely assisted me.'

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Malcolm Hall

Malcolm HallBA (Hons) Design Marketing

Malcolm’s time at Teesside University gave him the skills he needed to become a successful managing director of his own company.

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Craig Dufill

Craig DufillBA (Hons) Business Management

Craig is a project co-ordinator at IBM

‘Teesside University has a real community feel which makes you feel valued as both a student and as an individual.’

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