Dr Tsitsi Chituku
PhD Pharmacy 2020
Dr Tsitsi Chituku is a researcher who has received the Inspirational Woman of the Year Award 2015 at the Zimbabwe International Women’s Awards for her ground-breaking research into cervical cancer.
BA (Hons) Graphic Design 2015
Daniel is founder of May-Contain (an allergy blog and podcast) and the first-ever Youth Ambassador for the Anaphylaxis Campaign Charity, he also launched a national campaign to help young people open up about life-threatening allergies.
BA (Hons) Fashion Design with Marketing and Production 2014
Sian is founder of celebrity favourite swim and loungewear label sianmarie.com and partner to Lord Sugar after winning his £250,000 investment in 2018 following her success on BBC The Apprentice.
BA (Hons) Fashion Communication and Promotion 2014
Megan is an Instagram influencer and fashion blogger, she's won multiple awards including the Cosmopolitan Best Fashion Influencer. She has also launched her own clothing line 'Saturday By Megan Ellaby.'
BSc (Hons) Midwifery Studies 2013
Paula won Pride of Britain ITV Fundraiser of the Year in 2015 as a result of helping to raise over £7million for the MND Association after starting The Ice Bucket Challenge in the UK that went viral in 2014.
Tracey Kim Haycox MBE
MA Leadership 2012
Tracey Kim Haycox MBE is Director of Children and Young People’s Services for children’s charity Safe@Last. In June 2013 she was made an MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours.
Robbie Hunter Paul
Sports Marketing and Public Relations 2011
Robbie is a former New Zealand international rugby league player. He is currently the Managing Director at Xtra Mile Marketing, as well as a Sports Pundit for the BBC, radio presenter and motivational speaker.
BA (Hons) Drama 2011
Natalie is an actress who has starred in several television series including Prisoners’ Wives’, ‘The Syndicate’, as well as 'Shameless' and more recently 'Line of Duty'.
Sofia Buncy MBE, DL
PGDip Youth and Community 2009
Sofia is one of the UK’s leading practitioners on the experiences of Muslim women in the Criminal Justice System, she was awarded an MBE in 2021 for her pioneering work with the Muslim Women in Prison Project.
BA (Hons) Hospitality Management 2008
Allison is the Founder of Propermaid who are passionate about baking "hand-made cakes with a twist". In 2012 she appeared on BBC’s Dragons Den and secured entrepreneur Deborah Meaden as a stakeholder.
BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy 2008
Dave O’Sullivan is a Sports Physiotherapist who worked two world cup finals with England Rugby League and England Rugby Union. He is also Director of Education at The ProSport Academy.
BA (Hons) Business Management 2008
Katie is an entrepreneur who founded Scriba PR in 2013. Katie was crowned Outstanding Young Communicator at the 2015 PRide Awards.
BA (Hons) Fine Art 2004
Frank is a contemporary fine artist whose work has been displayed alongside some of the art world’s most iconic artists. The University’s Emeritus Chancellor Sir Patrick Stewart is one of Frank’s most famous collectors.
Captain Lisa Head
BSc Human Biology 2003
Captain Lisa Head was the first female bomb disposal officer to be killed on operations. She died on 19 April 2011 at the age of 29, having sustained serious injuries on active service in Afghanistan.
Dr Fatmah Baothman
PhD Artifical Intelligence 2003
Dr Baothman was the first women in the Middle East with a PhD in AI, her impressive career includes being the founder and the Board President of the AI Society in Saudi Arabia and winning numerous international awards.
BMus (Hons) Music and MA in Musical Performance 2002
Matthew is an opera singer, best known as the former bass singer with classical boyband G4 who signed a £1.5 million record deal with Sony-BMG after placing second on The X-Factor.
BA (Hons) Spanish & Communication Arts 2000
Matt is a television presenter, recognised as the face of motorcycling racing in Britain, best known for his work on BBC Sport's Moto GP coverage.
BA (Hons) Business Studies 2000
Rob is an actor and model. He is known for his roles as Thomas Barrow in ‘Downton Abbey’ and Liam Connor in ‘Coronation Street’.