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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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Amy Jury

Amy JuryBSc (Hons) Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy

Amy graduated from Teesside University and now works as dental therapist.

The main reason I chose Teesside University was because of the first-class dental facilities.

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Nauman Ahmad

Nauman AhmadBEng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering, 2014

Nauman has gone straight into a job using his new skills, including those he learned during his industrial placement year.

The group projects were a major contribution to obtaining my placement and securing my graduate job.

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Arun Arathilcandoth

Arun ArathilcandothMSc Biotechnology

Arun is a research fellow and business development manager at Avesthagen Ltd

'The laboratory staff were the best – they supported me in every possible way. And Middlesbrough is an excellent choice, especially for an international student.'

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Craig Peacock

Craig PeacockBusiness Management, BA (Hons)

Craig has been working in the communications department at SSI UK for two years, where his role involves helping to develop, implement and manage site-based communication plans.

My time at Teesside University helped massively in preparing me for my career - the course is real and very much linked to practical business situations.

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Dave Norman

Dave NormanBSc (Hons) Computing

Dave changed courses and has found a job using skills he learned on both courses.

Having access to staff with a mixture of academic and industrial backgrounds was fantastic.

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Abigail Skillen

Abigail SkillenBA (Hons) Dance, PGCE: Teaching in the Lifelong Learning Sector, MA Professional Dance Practice

Abigail’s first degree, volunteer activity and PGCE led her to a teaching job.

'I am very much looking forward to developing my creative teaching approaches as a dance specialist into a new subject area.'

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