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Bridging the gap between university and work

“During my job interview my employer found it useful that I already had knowledge of the ISO/IEC 17025 standard from my studies at the University of Plymouth, commenting on how this helps to bridge the gap between university and working in industry.”

MChem Analytical Chemistry graduate Caroline now works for Smithers Pira, a packaging testing and consultancy service. She works in the packaging testing facility, mainly testing different packaging materials for suitability in the food industry.