Alumni say...

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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David Brown

David BrownBA (Hons) English Studies

For David Brown coming to Teesside was a life changing experience.

'It opened my eyes to the world.'

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Nick Twiname

Nick TwinameBSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science (Applied Exercise Science)

Nick is a graduate commercial manager at Marks & Spencer

'My strong organisational skills developed from my time at Teesside University – as a student and intern. These skills are helping me immensely now.'

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Ashleigh Bowmaker

Ashleigh  BowmakerBA (Hons) English Studies

Ashleigh has gone on from her degree to train as a primary school teacher.

The course broadened my perspective so much, especially the module thinking about representation – it was interesting, challenging and developed my analytical skills.

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Nasreen Azari

BA (Hons) Marketing and Retail Management, MSc Marketing Management

Nasreen is marketing manager at North East Truck and Van.

'Without a doubt, my postgraduate course was great value for money, offering real-world experience with companies like BMW Mini.'

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Craig Peacock

Craig PeacockBusiness Management, BA (Hons)

Craig has been working in the communications department at SSI UK for two years, where his role involves helping to develop, implement and manage site-based communication plans.

My time at Teesside University helped massively in preparing me for my career - the course is real and very much linked to practical business situations.

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Lisa McCormick

Lisa McCormickBA (Hons) Media Production

Lisa McCormick secured a job at a leading radio station after graduating from Teesside.

'I’ve learnt so much.'

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