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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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Lewis Birkett

Lewis BirkettBSc (Hons) Computer Games Programming

The skills Lewis developed have opened doors in the computing industry.

'The skills I gained at Teesside were invaluable.'

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Helena Johnson

Helena JohnsonBSc (Hons) Professional Studies in Healthcare

Helena has experienced Teesside University as a student and as a lecturer.

I know the quality of the teaching teams at Teesside University

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David Robinson

David  RobinsonBSc (Hons) Crime Scene Science

David is a volume crime scene investigator at Sussex Police.

'I knew that Teesside University would be my best choice from the minute I visited the campus.'

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Paul Watson

Paul WatsonPgDip Specialist Community Public Health Nurse – School Nurse

Paul’s passion for his work has given him a national profile.

'The public health academic staff are very supportive and have a wealth of knowledge and experience.'

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Wei Xing Yong

Wei Xing YongBA (Hons) Digital Character Animation, 2007

Winning awards at Expotees kick-started Wei’s career in animation.

Winning the Animation award in 2009 gave me an opportunity to go on a placement year at Ubisoft Reflections.

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Peter Ward

Peter WardMSc Computing

Peter’s MSc has led to a successful career as a web application developer.

'The course was highly practical and 100% project assessed.'

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