Higher Education In this section Studying higher education Programmes Foundation degree programmes Top-up degree programmes Masters degree Professional qualifications Higher Apprenticeships Research & Scholarly Activity HE Development Projects Student life The higher education application journey Confirmation of Awards Access to Higher Education HE Information Meet our public services graduates Find out what our graduates thought about studying at New College Durham and how it has helped them to succeed and progress. Related information Stuart Stronell Stuart Stronell now works for the North East Ambulance Service and he says that his Public Services qualifications from New College Durham have helped him to realise his career ambition. Jacqui Metcalfe Jacqui has participated in various exciting opportunities both while she was at New College and after she left. After her Public Services course, she went on to study a foundation degree in Public and Community Services at the College. Shaun Hagan Public Services student Shaun travelled and worked in Australia and Thailand for a year after leaving college and now works as a project assistant for Gentoo Group in Sunderland.