Alumni say...

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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Sarah McCormick

Sarah McCormickBA (Hons) Marketing and Public Relations, class of 2009

Public relations and events manager, Visualsoft eCommerce

'My time at Teesside University definitely prepared me for the world of full-time work.'

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Andria Warren

Andria WarrenMA Computer Animation

Senior Environment Artist, Codemasters. 'A lot of the course specific skills I learnt at University are core to the job I do now. The self discipline and time management that I also learnt while studying helps me to be very organised.'


Matthew Unwin

Matthew UnwinBSc (Hons) Psychology

Matthew is working with Teesside University's student services department, providing non-medical support for students with disabilities.

I can put into practice all the knowledge I obtained at undergraduate level and really make a difference to the life of struggling students.

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Chantal Taylor

Chantal TaylorBA (Hons) Multimedia Journalism

Chantal is a content and multimedia journalist at We Do Brand Communications.

'My time at University helped prepare me for my career so much.'

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Deborah Matthews

Deborah MatthewsBSc (Hons) Computer Studies, class of 2008

Business systems development manager at Coast & Country Housing, Redcar

'I could have studied at a Scottish university for free, but I thought it was worth paying to come to Teesside – it’s a forward-thinking university.'

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Oliver Burrill

Oliver BurrillHNC Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Oliver is a production engineer at R and R Ice Cream in Leeming Bar, near Northallerton.

'I’ve been able to apply what I’ve learned and implement it at work every day.'

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