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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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Will Ridley

Will Ridley

Will RidleyBA (Hons) Business Management

Will studied business management and now works for Sky Gaming & Betting.

Make Teesside University your number one option, you will not regret it.

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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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Stacie Hughes

Stacie HughesBSc (Hons) Food Nutrition and Health Science

Stacie had experience within the food industry and wanted to build on the food course she had done at college.

'The New Product Development module set me up for the practical and the theoretical aspects of my career, and the tutors’ industry experience showed me what would be required of me in my job.'

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Abigail Skillen

Abigail SkillenBA (Hons) Dance, PGCE: Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector, MA Professional Dance Practice

Abigail’s first degree, volunteer activity and PGCE led her to a teaching job.

'I am very much looking forward to developing my creative teaching approaches as a dance specialist into a new subject area.'

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Arun Arathilcandoth

Arun ArathilcandothMSc Biotechnology

Arun is a research fellow and business development manager at Avesthagen Ltd

'The laboratory staff were the best – they supported me in every possible way. And Middlesbrough is an excellent choice, especially for an international student.'

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Joe Tasker

Joe  TaskerBA (Hons) Performance for Live and Recorded Media, 2014

Joe went straight from his course to a job using his new skills.

If you have your mind set on something in the course, it can help you strengthen your skills in that area, and even better, make you gain new ones you might not have realised you had.

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