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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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Ronja Bergmann

Ronja BergmannBSc (Hons) Forensic Science

While at Teesside University, Ronja accepted the Professor Leni Oglesby prize for achievement.

'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.'

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David Cane

David CraneBA (Hons) History

A passion for history led David to a Teesside degree and a successful and satisfying career.

'The history degree at Teesside was one where we questioned our own judgements and the views of those around us.'

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Phil Shoebottom

Phil Shoebottom

Phil ShoebottomBA (Hons) Creative Visualisation

‘I wouldn’t be where I am today without doing the course here at Teesside.’

Adam Richardson

Adam RichardsonBA (Hons) English Studies

Adam came to Teesside University as a mature student - the graduate intern programme led to a permanent job using his new skills.

'My studies have proved a great asset in preparing me for my current career.'

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Graeme Pearson

Graeme PearsonBEng (Hons) Instrumentation and Control Engineering

Graeme is an instrumentation and control engineer at Petrofac in Aberdeen

'My degree has helped me to get my ideal job – a professional rewarding career with a global company.'

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Glynn Richards

Glynn RichardsBA (Hons) Computer Games Art

Glynn got help from the Careers Service to start his career.

The Careers Service inspiring gave me confidence and helped me map a career route.

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