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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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Natasha Patel

Natasha PatelDoctorate in Clinical Psychology

Natasha has gone on from her course to two contrasting part-time jobs.

'The choice and variety of placements on offer was huge - I was able to shape my training to incorporate my interests.'

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Daniel Green

Daniel GreenBSc (Hons) Computer Games Programming

Since graduating, Dan has undertaken research in China, at the Institute of Software Chinese Academy of Sciences, and he now has a job in Japan.

I feel that the course successfully prepared me and got me where I wanted to be.

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Sandra Smyth

Sandra SmythBSc (Hons) Nursing in the Home / District Nursing

Sandra’s course has changed her life in more ways than one.

'The course fed my natural curiosity in my chosen field.'

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Georgina Brookes

Georgina BrookesBSc (Hons) Crime Scene Science and MSc Mass Fatality Management and Victim Identification

Georgina enjoyed her first degree so much that she stayed at Teesside to complete an MSc.

'When choosing my degree, I discovered that Teesside had the best facilities for their courses in crime scene science.'

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Susan Finnigan

Susan FinniganLeadership and Management, BA (Hons)

Susan wanted to demonstrate her competence and ability, and broaden the boundaries of her role within the organisation for which she works.

As I progressed through my degree, gaining new skills and confidence, I was able to take on new challenges and to lead on processes and assignments.

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Lewis Birkett

Lewis BirkettBSc (Hons) Computer Games Programming

The skills Lewis developed have opened doors in the computing industry.

'The skills I gained at Teesside were invaluable.'

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