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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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Michael Waller

Michael WallerBSc (Hons) Crime and Investigation

Michael was mentored throughout his dissertation, which resulted in a piece of work of which he is immensely proud, and which gained him the Cleveland Police Prize.

'The course gave me an excellent understanding into the role of the criminal justice system as a whole.'

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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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Rosemary Knowles

Rosemary KnowlesMA Concept Art for Games and Animation, 2014.

Rosemary was delighted to find a concept art course at postgraduate level, and it exceeded her expectations.

'I learned to critically analyse and reflect on my work which I believe has allowed me to become more independent.'

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Will Ridley

Will Ridley

Will RidleyBA (Hons) Business Management

Will studied business management and now works for Sky Betting & Gaming.

Make Teesside University your number one option, you will not regret it.

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Lisa Wood

Lisa  WoodBSc (Hons) Dental Hygiene and Dental Therapy

Lisa is a self-employed dental therapist

‘I really enjoyed the degree’s varied clinical experience and I enjoyed documenting the patient journey. The facilities and services offered on campus are excellent and Teesside University’s social side is brilliant.’

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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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