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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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Craig Fell

Craig FellBA (Hons) Graphic Design

Craig’s time at Teesside University prepared him for the career he loves. He now runs an award-winning business and reflects with happiness on his time as a student.

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Jamie Smith

Jamie SmithBA (Hons) Computer Games Design

Jamie’s computer games design skills won him a great placement with top games developer Ubisoft.

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Martin Axon

Martin AxonMEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering

Martin is a graduate trainee at Rolls-Royce

'I've made some fantastic lifelong friends and being able to indulge my passion for engineering.'

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Olivia McHale

Olivia McHaleBA (Hons) English Studies with Creative Writing

Olivia recently graduated and is now putting her skills into practice as a graduate intern in External Relations at Teesside University.

'We were given a lot of freedom and encouragement in our writing, so we were able to take any direction we liked.'

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Carla Keegans

Carla KeegansBA (Hons) Politics and Social Policy, 1997

After a successful career in housing, Carla has founded a community interest company.

My degree prepared me well for my career.

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Carla Winter

Carla WinterBSc (Hons) Forensic Biology

Every day at work Carla uses skills she learned on her degree.

'The scope for further research and understanding of DNA always keeps my interest – it’s one of the things I particularly like about my role.'

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