Discover the notable alumni of Lancaster University. The list includes people like James May, William James Mayo, Robert Fisk & Bill Taylor. This list of notable alumni is loosely sorted by popularity and has people from different domains of life, such as media personalities, writers, intellectuals & academics, musicians and physicians etc.
James MayJames May
16 January 1963, British
TV Presenter
William James MayoWilliam James Mayo
29 June 1861, American
Physician and Surgeon

Sarah WatersSarah Waters
21 July 1966, Welsh
Novelist, Writer

Robert FiskRobert Fisk
12 July 1946, British
Journalist, Historian, Writer, War correspondent

Hanif KureishiHanif Kureishi
05 December 1954, British
Playwright

Dave SnowdenDave Snowden
01 April 1954, British, Welsh
Management Consultant
Dean SullivanDean Sullivan
07 June 1955, British
Actor

Bill TaylorBilly Taylor
24 July 1921, American
Jazz Pianist

Alan MilburnAlan Milburn
27 January 1958, British
Politician
John C. HullJohn C. Hull
05 March 1946
Professor

Rami HamdallahRami Hamdallah
10 August 1958, Palestinian
Politician
Ursula Holden-GillUrsula Holden-Gill
21 March 1974, British
Educator

Ben CrystalBen Crystal
1977 AD, British
Actor

Matt DonovanMatt Donovan
American
Poet

Paul MagrsPaul Magrs
12 November 1969, British
Novelist

Andrew MillerAndrew Miller
29 April 1961, British
Novelist
Martin J. GoodmanMartin J. Goodman
1956 AD, British
Writer

Antigoni PapadopoulouAntigoni Papadopoulou
08 July 1954, Cypriot
Politician

Rob HoldenRob Holden
06 April 1956, British
Accountant

D. F. LewisD. F. Lewis
18 January 1948, British
Writer
Established by the Royal Charter in 1964 is Lancaster University, which is a public research university in Lancashire, England. It is one of the 7 universities that has had the privilege to be rated in the top 10 across all national league tables of UK universities. The 360 acre campus was custom-designed integrate social, teaching and residential areas in the most ideal way possible. With the student body strength of over 12,000, the university comprises of nine colleges that provide the highest quality research, training and teaching. Having been regarded as one of the finest colleges in the United Kingdom, Lancaster finds itself consistently placed in all major league tables. It has been ranked among the top 10 by The Guardian, Times and Complete University Guide. As per the QS World University Rankings of the year 2016-17, Lancaster University is rated 129th in the world and The World University Rankings ranked it 137th in the world. It is considered as an elite institution and is sought-after and noticed due to its high levels of graduate employment. With alumni strength of over 13,000 in 183 countries globally, the former students of Lancaster University have lived up to its name through their professional achievers. James May, Alan Milburn, Andy Serkis and Ursula Martinez are some notable celebrities who attended the university. Presenting to you a complete list of famous personalities who were once students of Lancaster University.