Alumni

Sector Profiles: Media and Performance


Our graduates can be found working in high profile companies, independent creative agencies and also as freelancers.

Alumni making their mark on the world of media and performance are working in companies, including:

  • BBC
  • BSkyB
  • Discovery Network
  • Media Wales
  • MTV
  • S4C


Lorna Dunkley, Broadcaster, BSkyB

“The University really helped me get me where I am today. It gave me the confidence to go out on my own and it gave me a really sound training in what I ultimately came on to do professionally."

Alumni web button - read more98x26


Lorna Dunkley BSkyB alumnna_ 150x150

Kathrin Stark, Online Editor and Social Media Manager, Gala.de 

'It is my goal to become a managing editor within the next three years. Furthermore, I want to learn every day and always look out for the next big thing, upcoming superstar or genius idea.'

Alumni web button - read more98x26

Kathrin Stark alumni 150

Asif Kapadia, BAFTA award winning Film Maker

"To be any kind of artist, to do anything, but particularly film making, I think you have to have perseverance. I was turned down by every course that I applied to.. but I obviously must have made an impression [as] I got a call saying ‘we've got a place, can you come?'" 

Alumni web button - read more98x26


Asif Kapadia - Film maker_150x150

Louise Miles-Crust, Head of Programming, Wales Millennium Centre

“I first went to university wanting to be a performer and soon realised I’d get more enjoyment from making the work happen!"

Alumni web button - read more98x26


Louise Miles-Crust - alumna_150x150

Oggi Tomic, BAFTA award winning Film Maker

"Follow your heart, and be passionate about films and what you do. A filmmaking career is not glamorous but it can definitely be rewarding if you approach it with the correct balance or enthusiasm, fun and professionalism." 

Alumni web button - read more98x26

Oggi Tomic - alumnus - 150x150

Libby Dawes, Broadcast Assistant, BBC Sport Online

"My first job was the Runner on BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2012, a job I truly believe I was successful in getting due to the skills I had acquired while studying for my degree." 

Alumni web button - read more98x26

Libby Dawes - alumna_150x150