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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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Pete Ellis

Pete EllisBA (Hons) Computer Games Design

Pete's career path has led him to his dream of working as a games designer in California

Teesside University helped me get closer to my goals – from aspiring to work in the games industry to securing my first job.

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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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Luke Walker

Luke WalkerBSc (Hons) Sports Studies

Luke owns and runs his own fitness studio, using skills he learned at Teesside.

The course was great – and so was the social life.

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John Coulson

John CoulsonBA (Hons) Media Studies

Teesside was my local university and it seemed to tick all the boxes. I was also very impressed with the staff who I met around the time I applied, so that was the clincher for me.

'I also enjoyed the social side. I met loads of really great people from diverse backgrounds and many of us have gone on to be very successful.'

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Amy Watson

Amy WatsonBSc (Hons) Crime and Investigation

Amy now works for Hertfordshire Police as a Crime Officer in the investigation management unit.

'I loved the hands-on aspect of the course.'

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Michelle Thomas

Michelle ThomasBSc (Hons) Digital Forensics

Michelle Thomas has a new career with West Midlands Police, thanks to the University’s mentoring scheme DiversiTees.

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