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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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Kieron Sharp

Kieron SharpMA Fraud Management

Kieron is director general of The Federation Against Copyright Theft (FACT).

The MA Fraud Management interested me and I could study the course through distance learning with Teesside University

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James Merritt

James MerrittBSc (Hons) Digital Forensics

James went on from a Teesside digital forensics degree to a high-flying career in this new industry.

'I absolutely loved my third year and graduated with a first-class degree in a really interesting subject that led to many employment prospects.'

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Matthew Unwin

Matthew UnwinBSc (Hons) Psychology

Matthew is working with Teesside University's student services department, providing non-medical support for students with disabilities.

I can put into practice all the knowledge I obtained at undergraduate level and really make a difference to the life of struggling students.

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Bryan Bunn

Bryan BunnMBA

Bryan completed a part-time MBA and he is now the Managing Director of an award-winning Teesside company.

Studying the MBA at Teesside has worked very well for me

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Nicola Harker

Nicola HarkerBSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult)

Nicola is a staff nurse in the critical care services at James Cook University Hospital

'I love the career I’ve chosen. It comes with great knowledge and skills – it’s stressful but provides real job satisfaction.'

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Jemma Harris

Jemma HarrisBA (Hons) Media and Television Production Professional Practice

Jemma is head of production at 22cans

‘The ambitions of the course were impressive and something I wanted to be a part of.’

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