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Kalvin Singh

Career Path: Tender Repair Specialist, Kone Plc
Location: Keighley , UK

The main reason for studying this degree was because this was a hobby of mine, as I find this subject really fascinating.

What are you doing now?Kalvin Singh

I am currently working as a Tender Repair Specialist for Kone PLC. Although this is not the career I aimed towards, the course has taught me many valuable skills and qualities. I am still seeking a career within my chosen field to ensure I can transfer my skill set.

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

Due to the nature of the University and location, it is a very good university that should be regarded higher.

What was it like studying at Northumbria?

The teaching side I had no issues with. The lectures and seminars were very informative and engaging. If something was incorrect, suitable methods were shown to achieve a solution.

What was the best thing about your course?

The learning of astronomical aspects as this was my main interest from a young age.

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

I feel as though I’m not quite there in terms of my ideal career, however I’m strong-minded and hope to get in this industry.

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

Independence, teamwork, communication and I became well-motivated

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

The course and group of people. With having a good set of colleagues, this made the course run smoothly.

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

Be confident in what you do, and work hard.

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