Nicole Williamson, one of our alumni at Staffordshire University

Graduate stories

We are proud of our alumni and love to hear what they go on to do after graduating.

Our graduates are making a difference around the world in a wide range of fields. You can meet some of them below and see why our graduates are #ProudToBeStaffs.

Some of our graduate stories

Lois Turner - Sports Therapy

As an athlete herself, Lois had experienced sporting injuries and rehabilitation and saw a sports therapy degree as a way to continue with her passion.

Andrew Ogunnaike - Computer Games Programming

Andrew Ogunnaike is an esports caster for SIS, a market leader in esports betting and face of the company’s Counter-Strike: Global Offensive digital broadcast.

Dr Janki Deole - PhD Sport and Exercise Psychology

Not many of us get close to sporting glory, but Janki Deole has helped her native India win well over 100 international medals.

Amy Clowes

After a work placement with Lucideon during her degree, Amy joined them as a graduate and has progressed to a Marketing Executive in the company.

Kulwant Singh Boora, Esq.

Kulwant, an attorney and lawyer, completed his second LLM with us. He is growing his practice, and has published a book to help other aspiring law graduates.

Anamaria Bobos

Going from GCSE English to a MA since moving to the UK, Anamaria is now an operations analyst markets officer at one of the world’s largest investment banks.

Chris Yates - Computer Networks and Security

Chris has worked for award winning IT services company D2NA from a year into his course at Staffordshire University, and is now an Infrastructure Engineer.

Giorgia Perini - Digital Film and Post Production Technology

Award winning filmmaker Giorgia pursued her film making ambitions through her degree. She now works as a freelancer directing, filming, and editing in Italy.

Yuka Kikumoto

Yuka has displayed her work in prestigious exhibitions in the UK, Turkey and Japan, sold items in galleries and shops, and won an international award.

Jonathon MacAllan - Business Management

After graduation Jonathon went straight into a management trainee role, he is now a marketing manager handling the digital presence of a successful company.

Dan Crook

Dan Crook is a music engineer and musician at 140dB Management, home to some of the world's best producers, engineers, mixers, arrangers and writers.

Mary Barnard - Social Welfare Law

Mary entered into higher education later in life thanks to the flexibility of distance learning that allowed her to work and study at the same time.

in the UK for Quality Education

Sustainable Development Goal 4, Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2023

for Career Prospects

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Facilities

Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2023

for Social Inclusion

The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2023

of Research Impact is ‘Outstanding’ or ‘Very Considerable’

Research Excellence Framework 2021

of Research is “Internationally Excellent” or “World Leading”

Research Excellence Framework 2021

Four Star Rating

QS Star Ratings 2021