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Meet our Graduates and see what they have to say about their time at Shrewsbury. Here you can read about our Graduates’ experiences of study and life at University Centre Shrewsbury and what they’ve gone on to do following their degrees.  

Connor Parry

"I enjoyed learning and doing the work. I worked hard, especially in my final year, and I got the results that I deserve. I’m happy with that - really happy"
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Merle May

"It’s been amazing.  I am very grateful for everything. This degree shows that I’ve made the right choices. I’m proud because it wasn’t always easy. It’s not just a degree, it’s so much more than that."
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Gaynor Llewellyn-Jenkins

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"It’s like a family, we're all there to support each other and we genuinely care about each other, which is so lovely.  What I like about University Centre Shrewsbury is the fact that it is very welcoming. I feel like I belong here"
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Alex Hamilton

“I definitely made the right decision. All the experiences I’ve had here have been positive and they built me into the person who I am now. I don’t think I would have developed as much at another university".
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Natasha Leech

“When I finished my degree and got my results my parents were so proud and it really made it all worthwhile! I am really happy I chose University Centre Shrewsbury, it was the perfect place and course for me".
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Michelle Pound

I have recently accepted a job with Shropshire community NHS trust with the public health nursing team working with teenagers and young people in north of Shropshire. My experiences at UCS have helped me gain valuable experience working with multi disciplinary teams that will no doubt benefit me in my new role.
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Simone

My biggest highlight is how much my lecturers cared. They really do try their best in encouraging you and challenging you to reach your best potential on the course.
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Andrew Rocke

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People do not remain strangers for long here, and due to this, friendships have been struck up which have transcended year groups.
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Molly Watkins-Fruen

Genetics and Evolution student Molly found that attending University Centre Shrewsbury allowed her to try new things, build confidence and achieve a first-class BSc degree in the process.
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Christian Heenan

I’ve been offered my dream job at Nuffield Health Medical Centre in Canary Wharf as a Health & Wellbeing Physiologist. UCS has amazing staff who genuinely care about your wellbeing, offer support whenever you need it and always make sure there is never a dull moment in the day!
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Jonathan Breakall

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UCS has allowed me to achieve more than I could ever have thought possible and I truly believe this is down to the dedication and passion of the UCS staff; they are what makes this institution special.
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Zara Morris

There are so many opportunities available at UCS from volunteering, work experience and internships to involvement in the Students’ Union and setting up sports clubs and societies.
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Holly Elizabeth Smith

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The quality of teaching is second-to-none and our staff really would do anything for us.
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Lauren Richards

All of the staff at UCS, whether academics, Students’ Union and Support and in the Library, seemed to all work together and know the students’ strengths and weaknesses, which all added to building our confidence.
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Max Ellington

UCS brings a great dynamic to the town, acting as a hub for academia, while maintaining a relaxed yet focused attitude, something I think was key to my time at UCS.
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Katherine Emanuel

The variety of content on the Health and Exercise Science course looked second to none and that’s exactly how it has turned out.
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