BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult)
Returned to education after being a chef for 10 years.
Decided he wanted to become a nurse after working in a care home during the pandemic.
His wife, Laura, also decided to join him on the same course.
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Engineering (Erasmus Exchange Programme)
Came from Egypt to study in the UK through the Erasmus Exchange Programme
Studied at Bradford for the final year of her Engineering degree.
Took part in trips and activities organised by the University for exchange students.
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BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) - Mid-Yorkshire Hospitals
Graduated from the University in 2021.
Is a Registered Nurse at the Stroke and Neurology Rehab Unit at Dewsbury Hospital.
Was in the first-ever cohort of the Mid-Yorkshire Hospitals Adult Nursing Degree.
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BSc (Hons) Public Health and Community Wellbeing
Got a first-class honours degree from the University.
Attended an Applicant Experience Day and felt welcomed and at home straight away.
Joined five different sports societies and was a student ambassador and representative.
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BSc (Hons) Computer Science for Cyber Security
Attended an Open Day and appreciated the honesty of the students that he spoke to.
Lives in student accommodation with friends despite being local to Bradford.
Set up his own society with his friends.
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BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science
Applied to Bradford through Clearing, despite having an unconditional offer from another university.
Attended an Open Day and found the staff very useful in providing information about the course.
Lives in Bradford and enjoys the city.
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Offered a place on a course on results day, which he was happy to accept.
Found the students really helpful and friendly when he attended an Open Day.
Collaborated with one of the University's external partners to develop an app, during his second year at Bradford.
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BSc (Hons) Human Resource Management
Believes his journey at Bradford has been one of the best things in his life.
Wanted to study a business degree and was attracted to Bradford by the 'triple-crown' accreditation.
Has gained experience working in Istanbul and on a study programme in Bahrain.
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Chose to study at Bradford as it allowed a good balance between study and family commitments.
The University stood out as the School of Management holds the 'triple-crown' accreditation.
Spent time studying in Bahrain through the 'Entrepreneurs Across Borders' programme.
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BSc (Hons) Midwifery
Came back to education as an Adult Learner.
Chose Bradford due to the support on offer and the family-friendly feel.
Was surprised at the amount of funding available.
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BA Social Work
Previously spent time in care.
Decided she wanted to study at university after attending an open day.
Has been impressed by the support on offer at the University of Bradford.
Has developed her understanding of what her future career will look like.
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BA Criminology and Criminal Behaviour
Has previously spent time in care.
Was excluded from school aged 15 with no qualifications, before undertaking an Access Course.
Has received additional support at Bradford and has had a positive experience.
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Foundation in Clinical Sciences/Medicine
The opportunity to explore chemistry, biology and maths attracted her to the Foundation Year.
Knew she wanted to come to Bradford after attending an interview and meeting existing students.
Has taken advantage of academic skills sessions to develop writing, referencing and presentation skills.
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Feels that the University offered lots of opportunities and helped her to increase her confidence.
Has kept an open mind about her future career and believes the breadth of career opportunities for a Clinical Sciences graduate is one of the strengths of the course.
Took part in quite a few clubs and societies and found them to be a great source of friendships away from her course.
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BSc (Hons) Adult Nursing
Decided to opt-in to support the fight against Covid-19 and has been working on an Intensive Care Unit at Bradford Royal Infirmary.
Began working as a clinical support worker and was inspired to study Nursing after seeing the impact of nurses and doctors.
Hopes to stay working in Bradford as she loves the city.
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BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy
Enjoys using the innovative facilities on campus, which have given her hands-on experience.
Has explored all the core aspects of physiotherapy on work placements.
Lived on campus for two years and had a great experience.
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BSc (Hons) Business and Management
Was attracted to Bradford by the triple crown accreditation, graduate employability stats and opportunity to do a placement year.
Has taken part in an exchange programme to Bahrain and an entrepreneurship programme to China.
Has used the careers service to help with finding a placement and part-time work.
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BSc (Hons) Psychology
Is excited to explore her options after graduating and is looking at graduate schemes and further study.
Has made the most of the library and Careers Service.
Was attracted to Bradford by the qualitative methods modules.
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BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science
Returned to education after an 18-year gap.
Was attracted to Paramedic Science due to the varied scope of the role of paramedic.
Has been impressed by the support on offer at the University of Bradford.
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Was attracted to Pharmacy due to her prior work experience and the ability to build community relationships.
Enjoys the Team-Based Learning approach.
Moved from London to study at Bradford.
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BSc (Hons) Accounting and Finance
Has secured a place on the Tax Specialist Graduate Scheme at HMRC.
Was President of the Society for Accounting, Finance and Entrepreneurs, and a PAL leader.
Has gone on entrepreneurship trips to Bahrain and China during his time at Bradford.
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Was attracted to Bradford by the excellent facilities available.
Previously studied a degree in Ancient History.
Has enjoyed coming back into higher education.
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BSc (Hons) Clinical Sciences
Studied the Foundation in Clinical Sciences/Medicine before progressing onto the BSc course.
Lived in The Green during her first year.
Has taken up boxing since coming to university.
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Was attracted to Bradford by the amount of support available.
Lived in The Green in her first year.
Has become more independent during her time at the University.
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Was attracted to Physiotherapy due to the broad nature of the course.
Feels she has become more confident during her time at Bradford.
Is a member of the Archery team.
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Has undertaken a varied range of placements in organisations working with vulnerable people.
Has been offered a job by her current placement provider.
Passionate about addressing social inequalities, public health and facilitating change in communities.
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MPhysio Sport and Exercise Medicine
Came from Hong Kong to study in the UK due to the excellent reputation of higher education.
Used the University Language Centre to improve writing and grammar.
Has made new friends from around the world.
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Completed an International Foundation Year in China before coming to study at Bradford.
Wanted to experience the difference in business culture between China and the UK.
Has built up his confidence in speaking English since starting university.
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BEng Civil and Structural Engineering with placement year
Grew up in the British Virgin Islands and moved to Bradford to study.
Did a Foundation Year to prepare for her degree.
Hopes to work all over the world after graduation.
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BSc (Hons) International Business and Management
Has secured a competitive graduate role at Fujitsu.
The role had 9000 applicants for just 90 places.
Fujitsu is fast becoming a strategic partner of the University.
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BA (Hons) Social Work, BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering
Married couple who both studied Access Courses at Leeds City College.
Both graduated with first-class degrees in July 2019.
Have two young children and balanced their studies alongside this.
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BSc (Hons) Nursing (Mental Health)
Started her degree aged 25 after working multiple jobs.
Came into the programme from a non-healthcare background.
Applied for Mental Health Nursing as she wanted a more rewarding job where she could help people.
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BSc (Hons) Human Resource Management
Has become more independent since moving to University from Poland.
Enjoys working with different people on her course.
Has met a diverse range of people during her time in Bradford.
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BSc (Hons) Computer Science
Enjoys building software and improving the user experience.
Set up the Henna Society in her first year.
Part of the Badminton team and has played at the University's annual Varsity competition.
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BSc (Hons) Marketing
Visited Qatar as part of a University trip.
Will be doing a placement year at Cummins in Huddersfield next year.
Has used the Careers Service to help refine his CV.
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MChem (Medicinal Chemistry)
Has used the University Disability Service.
Is a member of the Equestrian Club.
Considering either doing a PhD or going into medicine or dentistry in the future.
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MEng Chemical Engineering
Has three children and came to University after a break from education.
Is going to do a placement at Cummins in Huddersfield.
Enjoys using the cutting-edge software available at Bradford.
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Volunteers at the Citizen's Advice Bureau.
Has studied a wide range of different areas on her course.
Feels like she has flourished as a person at University.
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Has been involved in debates through The Law Society.
Interested in specialising in multiple areas of Law.
Has studied a range of diverse topics on the Law course.
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BSc (Hons) Clinical Sciences
Being at University has helped her to come out of her comfort zone.
Is the events coordinator for Radical Youth Society.
Currently volunteering at the Bradford Royal Infirmary.
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Has been a Course Rep for Pharmacy.
Enjoys the different teaching methods used on the course.
Loves working with customers and patients while on placement.
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Bsc (Hons) Biomedical Science
Aiming to work in the Royal Navy as a Biomedical Scientist in the future.
Has been pleased with the level of support from academics on the course.
Used the Careers Service for help with her CV.
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Applied to Bradford through Clearing.
Enjoys the team-based learning on her course.
Has got invovled with lots of University activities such as student radio, cheerleading and photography.
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BA (Hons) International Relations, Politics and Security Studies
Very pleased with the opporutnites she's been afforded at Bradford.
Has done a lot of public speaking, in particular, to encourage women to paritcipate in activities and events.
Did a 400 mile charity bike ride.
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BA (Hons) Graphics for Games
His course has allowed him to combine his passion for design and creating stories.
Spent a full year studying in Tokyo, Japan.
Has secrued a job as a retail manager for a games workshop.
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Wanted to be a midwife since she was at High School.
Likes the diversity at the University and that students are encouraged to be themselves.
Has used the University's counselling service.
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MChem (Hons) Chemistry with Industrial Experience
Has accessed support services to help her excel in her studies.
Aiming to secure an industrial placement with an organic synthesis company.
Member of the Infuzion Dance Crew society and the Swimming Club.
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BEng (Hons) Chemical Engineering
Aiming to complete a year long placement in industry as part of his course.
Wants to start his own business in the Chemical Engineering sector.
Joined our football and boxing teams, and is a member of the ACS (African Caribbean Society) and a Christian Society.
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A member of the Biomedical Club, the Baking Society, Ladies Only Self Defence, and the Bradford Sabres Ice Hockey team.
Attended a Transition Summer School on campus before starting her course.
Aims to go on to study Graduate Entry Medicine, then become a doctor.
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Visited on an Open Day and loved the atmosphere and friendly tutors
Starting a rotational role at Doncaster and Bassetlaw Hospitals after graduation
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MEng Medical Engineering (with placement year)
Has ambitions of becoming a Chartered Engineer
Did a placement year at DePuy Synthes, developing and testing hip and knee implants
President of the Scuba Diving Society
Vice President of the Rowing Society
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BSc (Hons) Economics and International Economics
International student from Bangladesh
Placement year at the Government Economics Service
Ambitions to go onto study a Master's and PhD in Economics
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BSc (Hons) Occupational Therapy
Studied Access to Higher Education programme prior to starting degree.
Placement helped her to secure a job after graduating.
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BSc (Hons) Psychology with Counselling
International student from Seoul, South Korea
Graduated in 2015
Has made lifelong friends at Bradford
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MPharm (Hons) Pharmacy (5 years)
International student from Malaysia
Chose to become a Pharmacist to help the community
Member of the Islamic Society
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BEng (Hons) Mechanical Engineering (with placement year)
Completed a placement year at Sellafield Ltd
Member of the Football, Katana-Jiu-Jitsu, Tennis and Catholic societies
Spent a month studying abroad in Beijing, China
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Studied a BTEC in game design and game programming
Member of the BUGS and VGS gaming societies
Received government funding to further develop his third year project
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MEng Civil and Structural Engineering
Moved away from home for the first time
Enjoys hands-on lab work the most
Member of the Equestrian team
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BSc (Hons) Healthcare Science (Blood Sciences)
From Nigeria but grew up in Italy before coming to the UK to study
Member of the Biomedical and Healthcare Science Society
Treasurer for Alpha - the Christian Society
Has ambitions to do a Physicians Associate master's degree at Bradford
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BSc (Hons) Computer Animation and Visual Effects
Graduated in 2016
Junior 2D Artist for Double Negative (London)
*For 2021 entry choose BSc (Hons) Animation or BSc (Hons) Film and Visual Effects Technology
View full profile of Mihai Stan »
Moved to the UK from Italy
Visited Bradford on an Open Day
View full profile of Priscilla Addai »
Chose to study at Bradford to be close to home
Hopes to go on and study his PhD
View full profile of Rhys Wardman »
Visited on an Open Day
Enjoyed the practical elements of the course most
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International student from Bahrain
Received the International Academic Excellence Fee Scholarship
Chose Bradford because it was affordable and highly ranked
View full profile of Farooq Arshad »
Formerly an RAF logistics officer
Chose Bradford for the unique placement year
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Graduated with First Class Honours
Hopes to become a Clinical Psychologist
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Did a placement at Bradford Bulls R.L.F.C
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Came back into education through the Foundation Year in Social Sciences and Management.
Volunteered as a Peer Assisted Learning (PAL) Leader.
Had the opportunity to present at national conferences for Peer Assisted Learning.
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BSc Biomedical Science
Moved to Bradford from Romania
Originally wanted to get into medicine
Going to do a PhD
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BSc (Hons) Nursing (Child)
Attended the Nursing Times Awards and Student Nursing Times Award in London
Starting a Child Nursing role at Bradford Royal Infirmary
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BSc Business and Management Studies
While Shakoor was at the University of Bradford, he set up a business with his family called Lahore Cafe Bar in Bradford, where he is now the Managing Director.
Shakoor used the knowledge, skills and professional contacts that he’d gained during his time at university to help to grow his business.
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Visited The Hague with the Law Society
Taken part in Mooting competitions
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Member of the Climbing Society
President of the Rowing Society and Bradford Association of Pharmacy Students
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British Computer Society Student Chapter
A unique community of University of Bradford Computer Science students
Members work together on real-life client projects
Open to all students, from first-year to postgraduate
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Social Work BA (Hons)
Received University of Bradford Sanctuary Scholarship
Combined studying with performing a lead role in a touring production
Speaker at the 12th Rosa Parks Symposium
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BSc (Hons) Nursing (Adult) – Mid Yorkshire Hospitals
Was a community carer for eight years prior to starting her nursing degree.
Hopes to become a ward sister after graduation.
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