Alumni say...

Graduates from Teesside University span the globe

Here some of our successful alumni detail how Teesside helped them on their career path.

Tell us about your career

We want to shout about your achievements, so can you provide us with a graduate profile? It's a great opportunity for you to promote yourself and your organisation. You might even feature in our publicity materials or in Teesside Graduate magazine.
Tell us about your time at Teesside University

Refresh this page for more alumni views.


Tom Lingard

Tom LingardMEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

Tom completed a work placement as part of his course.

'My placement was very enjoyable and helped me develop professional skills in the workplace.'

Meet Tom Lingard   Link to Meet Tom Lingard.

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.'

Meet John Coulson   Link to Meet John Coulson.


Louise Shaw

Louise ShawLLB (Hons) Law

Louise's decision to come to Teesside University has led to her qualification to get the career she wants.

Without Teesside University I would not be in the job I am today.

Meet Louise Shaw   Link to Meet Louise Shaw.

Manuela Rodler

Manuela Rodler

Manuela RodlerBEng (Hons) Civil Engineering with Disaster Management

Meet Manuela Rodler   Link to Meet Manuela Rodler.


Scott Reed

Scott ReedBSc (Hons) Games Development

Scott enjoyed his course at Teesside and is now working as a developer.

'The course prepared me for my future career, as it was so varied, from design to 3D modelling, programming to actually experiencing the role of a team leader.'

Meet Scott Reed   Link to Meet Scott Reed.

Rosie Hare

Rosie HareBA (Hons) History

Interlending assistant, King’s College London

‘A history degree was invaluable in giving me the skills to manage my time and use a library in the most efficient way.’

Meet Rosie Hare   Link to Meet Rosie Hare.