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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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Alex Frood

Alex FroodBA (Hons) Computer Games Design

Alex's time at university took him on a completely different path to where he started. Qualified in computer games design, he now leads outdoor expeditions.

'Teesside University is fantastic with easy access to outdoor areas and national parks especially extreme sports.'

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Beverley Marwood

Beverley  MarwoodMSc Physiotherapy

Beverley returned to her hometown to complete an MSc and start a rewarding career.

'I gained a great deal of knowledge and experience from my course, particularly from the placements working in the NHS.'

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Penny Coppard

Penny Coppard	Msc Forensic Psychology

Penny's MSc Forensic Psychology and the experience she gained while volunteering have broadened her skill set for her future career.

I would recommend Teesside, it is a friendly campus with staff that are really working hard to make the student experience the best it can be.

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Nuria Manuel

Nuria ManuelBEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering

Nuria is now working as a Graduate Reliability Engineer for Cummins.

'The course helped me to get a better understanding of what industry is really like. It wasn’t just theoretical – I could see what it would be like in the real world.'

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Ben Mortlock

Ben MortlockBSc (Hons) Sports Therapy

Ben’s degree has taken him to a number of professional football clubs across the country and he now has his own clinic.

'I think the work placement module was the most important module of my course – it gave me real insight about what I needed to do.'

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Amani Ibrahimi

Amani IbrahimiBA (Hons) Multimedia Journalism with NCTJ Qualification

Amani's passion for her course and work experience has led to her current role as production journalist trainee at ITV Tyne Tees.

The course offered value for money – it’s got me where I am today, and without it I would not have been able to benefit from these fantastic opportunities.

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