Founded in 1891, Goldsmiths, University of London is a public research university. It gives its students an opportunistic edge to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate programs in 20 departments such as Design, Humanities, Arts, Psychology, Education, Communications and Social Sciences. Having been considered as one of the top research universities in London, Goldsmiths has come a long way since its humble beginning. Students of diverse cultures are welcomed at Goldsmiths, with the student body representing over 8200 individuals from over 114 countries across the globe. This is enhanced through the study abroad programs and the thriving international community that is an integral part of the university. Goldsmiths’ students are well-sought out and targeted by prospective employers, and these students are known in various industries for their high-caliber performance. The university has also been rated amongst the top 5 U.K. Universities for Art & Design and Communication & Media Studies, as per the QS World Rankings. The Communication & Media department was also named 2nd best in U.K and 22nd worldwide. With the vision to enhance the highest standards of research and practice, enabling intellectual curiosity and empowering racial and innovative thinking, the university aims to grow multi-fold in the coming years, in terms of quality of education. Some of its esteemed alumni’s include Damien Hirst, Malcolm McLaren, Katie B and James Blake, who have all gone on to accomplish profoundly in their professional life. Here is the complete list of Goldsmiths alumni’s.
Damien HirstDamien Hirst

07 June 1965


Mary QuantMary Quant
(Fashion Designer)

11 February 1934


Dame Vivienne WestwoodDame Vivienne Westwood
(British fashion designer)

08 April 1941


Princess Beatrice of YorkPrincess Beatrice of York


Amelia WarnerAmelia Warner
(Songwriter, Actor, Singer)
Damon AlbarnDamon Albarn
(Guitarist, Singer, Musician, Composer, Songwriter)

23 March 1968


Kalki KoechlinKalki Koechlin
(Actor, Screenwriter, Writer)

10 January 1984


Malcolm McLarenMalcolm McLaren
(Singer, Screenwriter, Songwriter, Talent agent, Record producer, Talent manager)

22 January 1946


John CaleJohn Cale
(Singer-songwriter, Record producer, Actor, Lyricist, Musician, Autobiographer, Model, Film actor, Television actor, Music arranger, Experimental musician, Pianist, Film score composer)

09 March 1942


Lucian FreudLucian Freud
(Painter, Illustrator, Printmaker)

08 December 1922


Brian MolkoBrian Molko
(Singer, Guitarist, Songwriter)

10 December 1972


Julian ClaryJulian Clary
(Comedian, Novelist, Actor)

25 May 1959


Antony GormleyAntony Gormley
(Sculptor, Artist)

30 August 1950


Graham SutherlandGraham Sutherland
(Painter, Artist)

24 August 1903


Bridget RileyBridget Riley

24 April 1931


Sarah LucasSarah Lucas

1962 AD


Linton Kwesi JohnsonLinton Kwesi Johnson
Sam Taylor-WoodSam Taylor-Wood
(Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor)

04 March 1967


Gary HumeGary Hume
(Painter, Sculptor)

09 May 1962


Rebecca WarrenRebecca Warren
(Sculptor, Artist)

Ross RaisinRoss Raisin

(Journalist, Disc jockey, Presenter)

Cathy de MonchauxCathy de Monchaux
Julian Peter McDonald ClaryJulian Peter McDonald Clary
(Comedian, Novelist, Screenwriter)

25 May 1959