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
26 March 1935, Palestinian
President of the State of Palestine and
Nizar QabbaniNizar Qabbani
21 March 1923, Syrian
Diplomat

Bassel al-AssadBassel al-Assad
23 March 1962
Politician, Engineer

Maher al-AssadMaher al-Assad
08 December 1967
Politician, Military personnel

Rifaat al-AssadRifaat al-Assad
22 August 1937, Syrian
politician, military personnel

Omar Bakri MuhammadOmar Bakri Muhammad
1958 AD, Syrian
Militant Leader
Rashid al-GhannushiRashid al-Ghannushi
22 June 1941, Tunisian