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Lucie Ellis: How our Media and Publishing graduate became a Senior Writer 

Monday, February 20th, 2017

Lucie Ellis studied a BTEC National Diploma in Media and Publishing at Leicester College. Now employed as a Senior Writer at Informa Business Intelligence, Lucie spoke to our Alumni Team about her experiences at college, getting into university and making it as a writer. “When I was younger I wanted to be a private detective,” [Read more…]

Jenish Chandracim: Software Development student finds success in his industry

Thursday, December 8th, 2016

Jenish Chandracim studied his BTEC Extended Diploma in Software Development and Website Design at Leicester College. Now a successful Software Developer, Jenish told us about how Leicester College gave him the tools to succeed, his time at university, and what he has learned about the world of work. “I always knew what I wanted to [Read more…]

Jacqueline Byrne: My college qualification helped me find work after redundancy

Wednesday, October 26th, 2016

Jacqueline Byrne studied Customer Service Level 2 at Leicester College. After she was made redundant, her new qualification ensured she found employment again quickly. She spoke to our Alumni team about the importance of up skilling in today’s competitive job market. Jacqueline is currently employed in Credit Control at Morrells Wood Finishers. “After I was [Read more…]

Given a Taste of first-class service

Wednesday, February 10th, 2016

Recently, my party of four attended the Taste Restaurant at the Leicester student catering college, near the Tigers stadium. You may be aware that this is an establishment set up to train our future chefs, waiters and managers to a silver service quality. Half-way through our second course, the fire alarm sounded and the building [Read more…]

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