Tracing its roots back to the mid nineteenth century, the University of Exeter is a public research university located in Exeter, South West England. With four campuses across Exeter and Cornwall, the University of Exeter is considered the as one of the 12 most elite universities in England, as per The Daily Telegraph. The university comprises of over 70 research centers and institutes and admissions into the university are regarded as highly competitive. The University of Exeter offers programs in areas such as Business, Humanities, Environmental Science, Medicine, Engineering and so on. Over time, the University of Exeter has gained immense global acclamation and has gone on to climb the ladder of national and international university rankings. Having been ranked 9th place among the British Universities by The Guardian and 7th place by The Times in 2016, the university is living up to the name of being one of Britain’s finest research institutions. The University of Exeter has also been rated among Britain’s top 10 universities in higher education as per the QS and Times Higher Education rankings. Bounded by values and innovation in a challenging environment, the university comprises of almost 22,000 students who are given the opportunity to grow personally and professionally. Representing over 130 countries, the student body is as diverse as it comes by merging the best of various cultures. The university has produced various celebrated individuals in the past such as J.K. Rowling, Frank Gardner, Caroline Lucas and Thom Yorke. Here is the complete list.
J. K. RowlingJ. K. Rowling

31 July 1965


Mark LabbettMark Labbett
(Television Personality)

15 August 1965


Thom YorkeThom Yorke
(Singer, Musician, Songwriter)

07 October 1968


Katie HopkinsKatie Hopkins
(Media Personality)

13 February 1975


Al-Waleed bin TalalAl-Waleed bin Talal
(Business magnate)

07 March 1955

Saudi Arabian

Stephen DillaneStephen Dillane

Rhod GilbertRhod Gilbert

18 October 1968


Will YoungWill Young
(Singer, Actor)

20 January 1979


Zara PhillipsZara Phillips
(Athlete, Equestrian)

15 May 1981


Daphne FowlerDaphne Fowler

05 January 1939


Santa MontefioreSanta Montefiore
(Novelist, Writer)
Robert BoltRobert Bolt
(Actor, Screenwriter, Playwright, Writer)

15 August 1924


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Stanley DonwoodStanley Donwood
(Artist, Writer)

29 October 1968


Fiona ShackletonFiona Shackleton
(Chef, Solicitor)

Carol ShieldsCarol Shields
(Novelist, Author, Writer)

Iwona BlazwickIwona Blazwick
(Visual Artist)

Frank GardnerFrank Gardner

31 July 1961


Luke KennardLuke Kennard

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Ahmad ThomsonAhmad Thomson
(Barrister, Author, Philosopher)