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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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Martin Axon

Martin AxonMEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

Martin is a graduate trainee at Rolls-Royce

'I've made some fantastic lifelong friends and being able to indulge my passion for engineering.'

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Ed Pratt

Ed PrattBSc (Hons) Sports Therapy

Ed runs his own professional sports injury treatment and sports massage business.

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James Waite

James WaiteBA (Hons) Public administration 1985

You can go far with a Teesside degree – James Waite is working two kilometres underground in Canada.

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Sophie McIntosh

Sophie McIntosh

Sophie McIntoshMSc Marketing Management

The master’s was challenging and it pushed me, but it was definitely worthwhile.


Anthony Lee

Anthony  LeeComputing, BSc (Hons)

Anthony works as a Systems administrator for Vela group, implementing, developing and maintaining the group’s main ICT systems.

Staff are very knowledgeable and the design of the course was excellent all round.

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Dawn Outhwaite

Dawn OuthwaiteBA (Hons) Entertainment Design Crafts

Dawn works as a wardrobe supervisor

'My qualification aided me in getting my first job and now I sometimes get jobs through contacts I have made over the years.'