Located in Bristol, United Kingdom, the University of Bristol is a redbrick research university which traces its roots back to 1595. The university offers over 200 courses across departments such as Arts, Engineering, Biomedical Sciences, Science, Health Sciences and Social Sciences and Law. With undergraduate, postgraduate and junior and higher doctorates, the university creates a perfect learning environment for its students to thrive professionally. League Tables consistently place the University of Bristol among the top ten universities in the United Kingdom. Bristol was also ranked 76th in the world as per the 2017 edition of the U.S. News & World Report. The alumni’s and graduates of the university are renowned for their excellence in work, that Bristol was positioned 15th in the world for their reputation with employers, thus being placed higher that numerous Ivy League colleges. Being on the environmentally conscious side, the university has contributed immensely to providing a sustainable environment within the campus by winning numerous awards. Bristol was also the first city in U.K. to be deemed with the Green Capital status. The university facilitates diversity through and through, and gives more than 500 of its students the opportunity to partner with European Institutions. Many honored celebrities such as Simon Pegg, Matt Lucas, David Williams and Paul Dirac have attended this institution. Keep scrolling to view the complete list of famous personalities who are alumni’s of the University of Bristol.
David WalliamsDavid Walliams

20 August 1971


Simon PeggSimon Pegg

14 February 1970


James BluntJames Blunt

22 February 1974


Paul DiracPaul Dirac

08 August 1902


Klaus FuchsKlaus Fuchs
(Theoretical Physicist and Atomic Spy)

29 December 1911


Angela CarterAngela Carter

07 May 1940


Sarah Jane BrownSarah Jane Brown
(British executive)

31 October 1963


Chris MorrisChris Morris

05 September 1965


Felicity BluntFelicity Blunt
(Older sister of Emily Blunt, Wife of Stanley Tucci)

08 January 1981


Derren BrownDerren Brown
(Painter, Television producer, Film Producer)

Matt LucasMatt Lucas
(Television actor, Actor, Comedian, Screenwriter)

05 March 1974


Susanna ReidSusanna Reid
(Journalist, Television presenter)

10 December 1970


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Marcus BrigstockeMarcus Brigstocke
(Comedian, Screenwriter, Actor)
Dominique Strauss-KahnDominique Strauss-Kahn
(Economist, Politician, Lawyer, University teacher)

25 April 1949


Jeremy WadeJeremy Wade
(Biologist, Television presenter, Writer)

23 March 1956


Chris LanghamChris Langham
(Comedian, Screenwriter)

14 April 1949


Julia DonaldsonJulia Donaldson
(Writer, Playwright, Author, Children's writer)

16 September 1948


Sarah KaneSarah Kane
(Playwright, Writer)

03 February 1971


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Michael WinterbottomMichael Winterbottom
(Film director, Film editor, Screenwriter)

29 March 1961


Laura WadeLaura Wade

16 October 1977


David RappaportDavid Rappaport

Stephen CrabbStephen Crabb
(Politician, Consultant)

Alex CoxAlex Cox
(Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer)

15 December 1954


Nkosazana Dlamini-ZumaNkosazana Dlamini-Zuma

27 January 1949

South African

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Josh LewseyJosh Lewsey
(Rugby union player)

30 November 1976


Deborah MoggachDeborah Moggach
(Writer, Novelist, Screenwriter)

28 June 1948


Bernard LovellBernard Lovell
(Astronomer, Physicist)

31 August 1913


Keith DevlinKeith Devlin
(Mathematician, University teacher, Journalist)

16 March 1947


Carol M. BlackCarol M. Black


Bob Marshall-AndrewsBob Marshall-Andrews
(Politician, Barrister)

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Kate GerbeauKate Gerbeau
(Journalist, Broadcaster)
Michael FourmanMichael Fourman
(Mathematician, Computer scientist)

Lembit ÖpikLembit Öpik