Check out the list of notable University Of New South Wales (UNSW) alumni.

University of New South Wales is the hot favorite among students wanting to pursue their higher studies in Australia. If sources of contemporary history are to be believed, the Australians craved for industrialization after the end of World War II. This led to the establishment of University Of New South Wales, in a bid to produce more engineers and qualified individuals. Thus, the University of New South Wales is According to the ‘QS World University Rankings’ list published in 2016, the ‘University of New South Wales’ was ranked the 49th best university in the world. It also secured the 16th position in the list of reputed universities which offered courses in finance. Apart from its impressive infrastructure and high quality of education, the University is also famous for its alumni association which includes several notable personalities. Businessman and philanthropist David Gonski, politician and judge of the Australian family court Robert McClelland and politician Bob Carr are a few eminent personalities who studied at the famous University of New South Wales. Robert MClelland’s contribution to the Australian society as a politician and a member of the judiciary has been praised by the nation’s citizens immensely. Apart from politicians, the university has produced many talented individuals who have been quite successful in their endeavors. Here’s a list of famous celebrities who studied at the acclaimed University of New South Wales. We bet you didn’t know some of these facts.
Peter GarrettPeter Garrett
(Member of the Australian House of Representatives)

16 April 1953

Wahroonga

Australian

Aries

Cate BlanchettCate Blanchett
(Actor, Film producer, Film director)

14 May 1969

Melbourne

Australian

Taurus

Toni ColletteToni Collette
(Actor, Singer, Voice actor, Film actor)

01 November 1972

Blacktown

Australian

Scorpio

Sam WorthingtonSam Worthington
(Actor, Voice actor)

02 August 1976

Godalming

Australian,British

Leo

Hugo WeavingHugo Weaving
(Actor, Voice actor, Film actor)

04 April 1960

Ibadan

Australian,British

Aries

Miranda OttoMiranda Otto
(Actor)

16 December 1967

Brisbane

Australian

Sagittarius

Emilie de RavinEmilie de Ravin
(Actor, Film actor)

27 December 1981

Mount Eliza

Australian

Capricorn

Simon BakerSimon Baker
(Actor, Television director)

30 July 1969

Launceston

Australian

Leo

Cassandra HarrisCassandra Harris
(Actor)

15 December 1948

28 December 1991

Sydney

Australian

Sagittarius

Baz LuhrmannBaz Luhrmann
(Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer)

17 September 1962

Sydney

Australian

Virgo

Judy DavisJudy Davis
(Actor)

23 April 1955

Perth

Australian

Taurus

Usman KhawajaUsman Khawaja
(Cricketer)

18 December 1986

Islamabad

Australian

Sagittarius

Nathalie KelleyNathalie Kelley
(Actor)

03 March 1985

Lima

Australian,Peruvian

Pisces

Bojana NovakovicBojana Novakovic
(Actor)

17 November 1981

Belgrade

Australian,Serbian

Scorpio

Lucy TurnbullLucy Turnbull
(Politician)

30 March 1958

Mittagong

Australian

Aries

Markus ZusakMarkus Zusak
(Writer, Novelist, Children's writer)

23 June 1975

Sydney

Australian

Cancer

Matthew ReillyMatthew Reilly
(Writer, Poet lawyer)

02 July 1974

Sydney

Australian

Cancer

Jacqueline McKenzieJacqueline McKenzie
(Film actor, Actor, Television actor)

24 October 1967

Sydney

Australian

Scorpio

Jessica MaraisJessica Marais
(Actor, Film actor, Television actor, Model)

29 January 1985

Johannesburg

Australian,American,South African

Aquarius

Mark BourisMark Bouris

Australian

Colin FrielsColin Friels
(Stage actor, Film actor)

25 September 1952

Kilwinning

Australian,British

Libra

Sussan LeySussan Ley
(Politician, Aviator)

14 December 1961

Kano

Australian

Sagittarius

Raj ReddyRaj Reddy
(Computer scientist, University teacher)

13 June 1937

Andhra Pradesh

Indian,American

Gemini

Tim FlanneryTim Flannery
(Biologist, Paleontologist, Zoologist, Environmentalist)

28 January 1956

Melbourne

Australian

Aquarius

Marise PayneMarise Payne
(Politician)

29 July 1964

Sydney

Australian

Leo

Nick LittlemoreNick Littlemore
(Singer, Record producer, Musician, Composer)

06 May 1978

Sydney

Australian

Taurus

Bob CarrBob Carr
(Politician, Diplomat)

28 September 1947

Matraville

Australian

Libra

Campbell NewmanCampbell Newman
(Civil engineer, Engineer, Politician)

12 August 1963

Canberra

Australian

Leo

Richard FarleighRichard Farleigh
(Chess player, Investor, Businessperson)

09 November 1960

Kyabram

Australian

Scorpio

Ian PlimerIan Plimer
(Geologist)

12 February 1946

Australian

Aquarius

David GonskiDavid Gonski
(Entrepreneur)

07 October 1953

Cape Town

Australian

Libra

Glenn MurcuttGlenn Murcutt
(Architect, University teacher)

25 July 1936

London

Australian

Leo

Michael SlaterMichael Slater
(Cricketer, Autobiographer)

21 February 1970

Wagga Wagga

Australian

Pisces

Claudia BassolsClaudia Bassols
(Actor, Film actor)

03 October 1979

Barcelona

Spanish

Libra

Ewen McKenzieEwen McKenzie
(Rugby union player)

21 June 1965

Melbourne

Australian

Gemini

Scott MorrisonScott Morrison
(Politician)

13 May 1968

Sydney

Australian

Taurus

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