Famous Alumni of University Of Birmingham - Celebrities from University Of Birmingham
The University of Birmingham traces its roots back to 1828, and is a public research university located in Edgbaston, Birmingham. Essentially being a research oriented university, it is a founding member of the Russell Group and Universitas 21, it was also in fact the first English redbrick university to receive its own charter. After having been deemed as the University of the Year in 2014, as per the Times Education Awards, Birmingham was ranked 15th in the United Kingdom and 82nd globally, as per the QS World University Rankings 2016-17. It was also ranked 118th in the world as per the 2017 edition of the U.S News & World Report. With the student body touching nearly 34,000 in number, the University of Birmingham is the fourth largest university in UK. The university aims to enhance its renowned research facilities and provide quality education through its six major departments which are – Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences and Liberal Arts and Sciences. The alumni of the university are well-known for dedication and quality of work that the institute was rated 90th worldwide and 10th in UK as per the 2016 Global Employability Ranking. Tamsin Greig, Matthew Goode, Chris Tarrant and Tim Curry are some of its notable alumni who have made the university proud. Here is the full-list of celebrities who attended the University of Birmingham.
Check out the list of notable University Of Birmingham alumni. Some of the notable University Of Birmingham students are Tim Curry, Maurice Wilkins, John Stewart Bell, Mo Ibrahim and Francis William Aston.
The Most Famous Alumni of University Of Birmingham
|Susanne Klatten||April 28, 1962||German||Susanne Klatten is a businesswoman who is the richest woman in Germany|
|Tim Curry||April 19, 1946||British||Tim Curry is an actor and musician whose works have covered various media like theatre, television and films|
|John Stewart Bell||June 28, 1928||Northern Irish||John Stewart Bell FRS was a famous Physicist of Irish descent|
|Mo Ibrahim||May 3, 1946||British||Mo Ibrahim is a Sudanese-British entrepreneur who founded the telecommunications company Celtel International|
|Francis William Aston||September 1, 1877||British||Francis William Aston was a British scientist who won the 1922 Nobel Prize in Chemistry|
|Maurice Wilkins||December 15, 1916||British||Maurice Hugh Frederick Wilkins was a New Zealand born British biophysicist who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine|
|John R. Vane||March 29, 1927||British||Sir John Robert Vane was an eminent British pharmacologist of the twentieth century who received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1982|
|Kumar Bhattacharyya, Baron Bhattacharyya||June 6, 1940||British||Kumar Bhattacharyya is an Indian British engineer who founded the Warwick Manufacturing Group|