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Mohammed Farah

Career Path: Chemical Engineer, Ultratech Engineering Consultants
Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE

Engineering is not complete without the understanding of management. To be the ultimate engineer I believe mastering management is a must.

What are you doing now?

I am currently a Chemical Engineer at Ultratech Engineering Consultants.

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

The beautiful city of Newcastle. The student atmosphere and the entrepreneurial approach of the course.

What was it like studying at Northumbria?

It was a nice period of my life. I wish I could go back once again.

How connected was your course with industry?

Their joyful attitude and the support that they provided.

How did studying at Northumbria help you achieve your career goals/ give your career an edge?

I mastered many research techniques during my time at Northumbria which I now use now in my job.

What was the best thing about your course?

Basically, everything.

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

Research, leadership and entrepreneurship.

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

I enjoyed using the Library facilities, socialising with fellow students and the knowledge I gained on my course.

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

Please do go, you won't regret it.

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

Learning, enjoying and experience.

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