Discover the notable alumni of Damascus University. The list includes people like Mahmoud Abbas, Nizar Qabbani, Rifaat al-Assad, Omar Bakri Muhammad & Rashid al-Ghannushi. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as leaders, writers etc.
Mahmoud AbbasMahmoud Abbas
(President of the State of Palestine and Palestinian National Authority)

26 March 1935

Palestinian

Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
(Diplomat)

21 March 1923

Syrian

Bassel al-AssadBassel al-Assad
(Politician, Engineer)

23 March 1962

Maher al-AssadMaher al-Assad
(Politician, Military personnel)

08 December 1967

Rifaat al-AssadRifaat al-Assad
(politician, military personnel)

22 August 1937

Syrian

Omar Bakri MuhammadOmar Bakri Muhammad
(Militant Leader)

1958 AD

Syrian

Rashid al-GhannushiRashid al-Ghannushi

22 June 1941

Tunisian