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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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Thomas Dohlen

Thomas DohlenBSc (Hons) Visualisation, 2010

Thomas came from Norway to complete a degree that has led to his dream job and now a prestigious award.

'I had a clear vision that I wanted to work in visual effects … ILM did cross my mind as a company I wanted to work for, but at that point it was more a dream than reality.'

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Danny Matthews

Danny Matthews

Danny MatthewsBA (Hons) Business Management

Danny's one-year paid work experience placement led to his first job.

I have never looked back.

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David Robinson

David  RobinsonBSc (Hons) Crime Scene Science

David is a volume crime scene investigator at Sussex Police.

'I knew that Teesside University would be my best choice from the minute I visited the campus.'

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Craig Dufill

Craig DufillBA (Hons) Business Management

Craig is a project co-ordinator at IBM

‘Teesside University has a real community feel which makes you feel valued as both a student and as an individual.’

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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.

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Lucy Clough

Lucy CloughMA Human Resources Management

A part-time master’s at Teesside enabled to Lucy to consolidate her knowledge and helped her current and future development.

'Studying at postgraduate level allowed me to achieve the necessary depth of theory and thinking. The course leader and teaching standards were outstanding.'

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