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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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Mitesh Lakhani

Mitesh LakhaniGraduated with honours in digital forensics

Senior associate, Deloitte

'My course at Teesside helped me prepare for a career in forensics – I learnt a vast amount. I’ve been able to use my knowledge and techniques in the real world of work.'

Meet Mitesh Lakhani  Link to Meet Mitesh Lakhani.

Adam Richardson

Adam RichardsonBA (Hons) English Studies

Adam came to Teesside University as a mature student - the graduate intern programme led to a permanent job using his new skills.

'My studies have proved a great asset in preparing me for my current career.'

Meet Adam Richardson  Link to Meet Adam Richardson.


Ravi Sachdev

Ravi SachdevMA Television Production

Ravi is programming head for Zee Nung, Zee Entertainment Enterprises in Thailand.

'My MA degree had a massive influence on employers to employ me.'

Meet Ravi Sachdev  Link to Meet Ravi Sachdev.

Muhammad Nawaz

Muhammad NawazBEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering

Muhammad threw himself into sport and mentoring as well as his degree studies.

I also benefited from a summer placement with Jacobs Engineering, a big local engineering company.

Meet Muhammad Nawaz  Link to Meet Muhammad Nawaz.


Judith Hurst

Judith HurstMA Human Resources Management

Judith studied part-time while doing a demanding full-time job.

My advice to anyone considering part-time study is to do it – don’t wait until the time is right.

Meet Judith Hurst  Link to Meet Judith Hurst.

Rosemary Knowles

Rosemary KnowlesMA Concept Art for Games and Animation, 2014.

Rosemary was delighted to find a concept art course at postgraduate level, and it exceeded her expectations.

'I learned to critically analyse and reflect on my work which I believe has allowed me to become more independent.'

Meet Rosemary Knowles  Link to Meet Rosemary Knowles.