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Malaka Yattigala

What are you doing now?

Working in the Air Freight exports industry

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

The unique course content and the ability to transfer to the final year

What was it like studying at Northumbria?

It was a very structured environment with state of the art facilities and moreover the learning culture was such that even the business school architecture supported the trending concepts in business.

What impressed you most about our academic staff?

Them being professionals cause the information they shared carried lot of substance as they have experienced and researched them specifically

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

A specific course I studied inspired me to further learn and apply it where ever possible in whatever I do

What was the best thing about your course?

Guiding me to a new horizon which gave me new insights to a field with lot of potential

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

Innovation, Knowledge Management, Supply Chain and IT, academic writting and most of all critical unbiased thinking

How would you describe yourself in 3 words before coming to Northumbria?

Ambitious, knowledge-seeking,

How would you describe yourself in 3 words after you graduated at Northumbria?

Educated, Capable, Confident

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

Access to information (Knowledge) via smart means


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