Jamie Gibson

Course: A-Levels (Sociology and Applied Science)

Previous school: Cardinal Hume Catholic School

Jamie said New College Durham helped him attain the grades he needed to go to university, he is now studying BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science at St George’s University in London.

He said:

“I wanted to develop my knowledge in emergency medicine so chose to study A-Levels at New College Durham as I knew I would be able to build the foundation I needed to progress to university.

“I found the lecturers very supportive and approachable which made my experience more relaxed as I knew I could always ask for help. They made sure I achieved my goals and were always there to motivate me and provide me with resources for independent study.

“All of the facilities were modern and there were plenty of areas to study. The subjects I studied were really interesting and definitely prepared me for further study.

“I am currently studying BSc (Hons) Paramedic Science at St George’s University of London and aim to continue my studies to gain a masters in the subject.”