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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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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Debbie Isley

Debbie IsleyMA Computer Animation

Debbie’s Teesside degree gave her the confidence to set up her own business.

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Sarah Birch

Sarah  BirchMA Education

Sarah studied part time and, since taking her master’s, has taken on a new role.

'The master’s was absolutely perfect for me because it allowed me to explore areas of research which had an impact on my working life.'

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Felicia Momoh

Felicia MomohMA Human Resource Management, 2011

Felicia came to Teesside on the recommendation of her brother, and was glad she did.

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Helen Hurry

Helen  HurryBA (Hons) Graphic Design

Helen Hurry discovered her passion for children’s books while studying, and it has led her to a successful career.

My tutors helped me to get placements during the summer. This gave me amazing experience and was great for my CV.

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Terry Doherty

Terry  DohertyBSc (Hons) Paramedic Science (Top up)

Terry studied part-time, and now teaches his skills to other paramedics.

The course was well organised, with a clear pathway through the programme.

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