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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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Demi Yip

Demi YipBSc (Hons) Food Nutrition and Health Science

Graduating in 2012, Demi is now a management trainee at Anglo Beef Processor.

'My work is fun and exciting – every day is different with a new challenge.'

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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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Cotilda Makhumula-Nkhoma

Cotilda Makhumula-NkhomaMA Future Design

Cotilda's MA led to her setting up her own business - Cotilda’s Fashion Limited.

'Launchpad is a great asset for graduates wanting to go into business and I developed great networking skills. My highlight was showcasing Cotilda’s Fashion Limited at Africa Fashion Week London 2016.’

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Rosie Hare

Rosie HareBA (Hons) History

Interlending assistant, King’s College London

‘A history degree was invaluable in giving me the skills to manage my time and use a library in the most efficient way.’

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Christian Easley

Christian EasleyBEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

After completing his degree, Christian secured a graduate mechanical engineer post for Rolls-Royce Controls and Data Services. He now works for ZF Race Engineering UK.

'The best thing about the course was that it gave me a platform to begin my career.'

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Steve Wills

Steve WillsBA (Hons) Graphic Design

A Teesside degree in graphic design opened up a rewarding career and a successful award-winning business for Steve.

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