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Ingrid Simkin

I was undecided between the MSc and MBA, but the lecturers at Chester swung it for me as they were so approachable and didn’t make me feel pressured into choosing Chester. 
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Find out how a degree in Accounting and Finance has been life changing for Daniel.

The Accounting and Finance course at University of Chester doesn't just teach you how to be an accountant, it teaches you how to become a business leader with accounting knowledge.
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Craig Mullen, graduated in 2016 and is well on his way to being a fully qualified management accountant thanks to the firm foundations of his Accounting and Finance degree at Chester.

Accounting and Finance at Chester gave me a solid foundation to progress in a career in finance, not only with the specific modules but also in the softer skills. There is a family atmosphere at the Business School and the lecturers care about the individuals and deliver lectures in smaller seminars, allowing us to easily ask questions and further develop our understanding of the subjects.
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Zara Rimmer

Zara secured her dream job in Events after studying Events Management at Chester.

My University of Chester Events Management BA (Hons) degree is the reason why I have secured my dream job of Event and Social Media Manager at the British Racing Driversʻ Club at the age of just 24 years old.
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Thomas O'Connor

All the lecturers were there to support me throughout my degree and always around to help out if I needed them
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Alice Tetlow

It was the networking, development of skills, and building of knowledge that has made me who I am today
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Emma Cox

Make the most out of it – join societies, learn a language, work somewhere you wouldn’t have thought you could. Push boundaries and never stop learning.
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Sean Kelly

I've always wanted to have a year out studying abroad and this year I am in Alicante developing my Spanish language skills and having a great time!
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Vicky Mcquaid

The year abroad and work placement were invaluable to me – they really gave me the chance to stand out and I have used the experiences I gained. 
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Jake Gardner

All of the tutors really went out their way to help me and it was reassuring to know that they came from a strong industry background.
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Michael Owen

I thoroughly enjoyed the course and found it to be enthralling from start to finish. I would like to thank my lecturers, who were always supportive and more than happy to go out of their way to offer help. I would also like to thank the incredible team at the Work Based Learning Department for everything during my work experience. It is a fantastic feeling knowing that the hard work has paid off and I have landed my dream job of working within Finance for Kerry, which is the start of more exciting times ahead.
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Sarah Carter

I left school without any GCSEs. I am now proud to announce that I am graduating with a First Class degree! I have also been rewarded with the Dean’s Commendation Award for Performance.
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James Preston

It’s really about being open to learning – my experience of the University is that it’s very student-focused, which is a massive bonus for everyone who comes to learn here.
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Cameron Sutton

When attending the Open Day I found it most useful to speak to lecturers in order to get a better feel for the different courses.
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Yasir Malik

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The modules on my course are diverse and engaging which has really enhanced my skills in the field of management and boosted my future career prospects.
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Rebecca O'Brien

It’s completely different at university, but the lecturers are very supportive if you need help and I soon settled in and made great friends.
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Philip Edwards

The course taught me the technical skills, knowledge and mindset needed in finance today and more importantly, how to apply it all to real life circumstances, as well as giving me exam exemptions to develop qualifications further on.
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Hannah Clewley

The course provided me with a solid foundation for the industry and my first role was working for G4S on the 2012 Olympics. The lecturers really helped me, they were approachable and always willing to give you the time if you needed any help.
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Tariq Malik

The University’s reputation is what brought me to Chester to study. It’s a great city, and the lecturers were so warm and welcoming. They have really helped me get through the difficulties of learning with dyslexia, supporting me all the way.
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Sophie Baker

I’m proud to have gained a first class degree and won the award for highest performing student. I’d recommend studying at Chester as it has a very friendly atmosphere.
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Hassan Zubair

Chester is a great place to study. You can really experience the true British culture and the support you receive from people here is tremendous.
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Karima El Benna

The MBA has prepared me for life after university by providing me with a more critical sense. My language skills have improved and I am more outgoing. These assets will be crucial when working in a corporate environment.
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