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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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Natalie Aves

Natalie AvesBA (Hons) Television and Film Production

Natalie is an audience development and social media manager at Endemol Beyond.

'I learnt the valuable skills of pitching, producing proposal documents, budgets, marketing and business plans. University was a great place to get hands-on with the equipment, learn key camera skills and edit software.'

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Andrew Henderson

Andrew HendersonBEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering, and PhD chemical engineering

After completing a first degree and PhD, Andrew has had a successful career in chemical engineering.

I decided to study at Teesside because of the facilities.

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Philip Pardoe

BA (Hons) Creative Digital Media

After graduating from Teesside, Philip stayed in the area to set up his own business and now looks to recruit from the University.

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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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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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Sundeep Toor

Sundeep ToorBA (Hons) Computer Animation, 2008.

Sundeep’s degree led her to a career as an independent film maker.

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