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Jude Rashane Fernando

Why you wanted to go into this career and the path you took to achieve it:

At the beginning I always planned getting into the field of accounting. But with the influence of my parents I tried my luck with my current employer. Technically, I chose my career path after I got myself employeed. But I have no regrets as the career I chose had been quite interesting and fun plus help me achieve many things, immense experiences, and meet different people

What are you doing now?

I'm currently working my way towards reaching the next level and educational perspective. I'm currently on the research process in finding an institute to commence my Masters.

What was it about Northumbria that made you decide to study here?

Well several reasons, one was the guidance and the support given by BMS during my previous programmes and the recomendations received by alumnis of NU.

What impressed you most about our academic staff?

Friendliness and the personal touch.

What was the best thing about your course?

Finding facts about the reseach

Which skills/knowledge did you learn on your course that you use most now throughout your career?

Creativity which helped me out of the box thinking

How would you describe yourself in 3 words after completing your first year at Northumbria?

Creativity communication commitment

What did you enjoy most about your time at Northumbria University?


What advice would you give somebody who is thinking of studying at Northumbria?

They give you the best so take the best out of them

How would you describe your time at Northumbria in 3 words?

Simply simply awesome

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