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 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.
Tim CurryTim Curry

19 April 1946

Grappenhall, Cheshire, England

British

Aries

Maurice Hugh Frederick WilkinsMaurice Wilkins
(Biophysicist)

15 December 1916

05 October 2004

Pongaroa, Wairarapa, New Zealand

British

Sagittarius

John Stewart BellJohn Stewart Bell
(Physicist)

28 June 1928

01 October 1990

Belfast, Northern Ireland

Northern Irish

Cancer

Mo IbrahimMo Ibrahim
(Entrepreneur)

03 May 1946

Sudan

British

Taurus

Francis William AstonFrancis William Aston
(Chemist & Physicist)

01 September 1877

20 November 1945

Harborne, Birmingham

British

Virgo

Kumar Bhattacharyya, Baron BhattacharyyaKumar Bhattacharyya, Baron Bhattacharyya
(Life peer)

06 June 1940

Dhaka

British

Gemini

Sir John Robert VaneJohn R. Vane
(Pharmacologist)

29 March 1927

19 November 2004

Tardebigge, Worcestershire

British

Aries

Simon Le BonSimon Le Bon
(Singer, Songwriter)

27 October 1958

Bushey

Scorpio

Christine McVieChristine McVie
(Singer-songwriter, Singer, Songwriter, Pianist)

12 July 1943

England

British

Cancer

Yanis VaroufakisYanis Varoufakis
(Economist, Politician, Professor, Non-fiction writer, University teacher)

24 March 1961

Athens

Australian,Greek

Aries

William Lane CraigWilliam Lane Craig
(Philosopher, Theologian, University teacher, Writer)

23 August 1949

Peoria

American

Leo

Chris TarrantChris Tarrant
(Television presenter, Radio personality)

10 October 1946

Reading

British

Libra

Desmond MorrisDesmond Morris
(Author, Zoologist, Artist)
Chris AddisonChris Addison
(Actor, Comedian)

05 November 1971

Cardiff

British

Scorpio

Ben ShephardBen Shephard
(Journalist, Television presenter)

11 December 1974

Epping

British

Sagittarius

Sarah KaneSarah Kane
(Playwright, Writer)

03 February 1971

20 February 1999

Brentwood

British

Aquarius

Sister BlissSister Bliss
(Pianist, Disc jockey, Composer, Record producer)

30 December 1970

London

British

Capricorn

Philip KerrPhilip Kerr
(Writer, Poet lawyer, Science fiction writer, Children's writer)

22 February 1956

Edinburgh

Scottish

Pisces

Adam OsborneAdam Osborne
(Publisher, Computer scientist, Engineer, Entrepreneur)

06 March 1939

18 March 2003

Bangkok

American

Pisces

Rodolfo Neri VelaRodolfo Neri Vela
(engineer, scientist, astronaut)

19 February 1953

Chilpancingo

Mexican

Aquarius

Edward BachEdward Bach
(Physician, Writer, Homeopath)

24 September 1886

27 November 1936

Birmingham

British

Libra

Saima MohsinSaima Mohsin
(Journalist, TV Journalist)

Norman PaintingNorman Painting
(Actor)
Francis Brett YoungFrancis Brett Young
(Poet, Novelist, Physician)

Ibrahim MousawiIbrahim Mousawi
(Editor, Journalist)

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