Established in 1991 is the University of Queensland or UQ, which is a flagship research university, located in Brisbane, Australia. Being a contributing charter member of edX and Universitas 21 network, this research university incorporates over one hundred research institutes and centers. University of Queensland is rated 55th in the world as per the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2016. It has also received acclamation for being ranked 60th in the world in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017. The university comprises of six faculties that give its students an edge to accomplish their professional goals. The departments include Medicine, Science, Business, Engineering, Health and Behavioral Science and Humanities. With the student body comprising of over 51,000 students hailing from 141 nations, the University of Queensland has prime focus on excellence in quality of education. It has been the recipient of more Australian Awards for University Teaching than any other institution in the country. Having pioneered the invention of HPV vaccine against cervical cancer, the university is constantly improving, improvising and innovating to be a forerunner of research and development, globally. UQ is already extending its international reach with its establishments overseas in Brunei and the United States. UQ has produced notable alumni’s over the years who have contributed radically to shaping society. Geoffery Rush, Quentin Bryce, Peter Beattie and Tim Munro are some individuals who attended the university. Presenting to you, the whole list of celebrities who are now alumni’s of UQ.
Clive PalmerClive Palmer
(Australian Politician)

26 March 1954

Australian

Norman LindsayNorman Lindsay
(Artist)

22 February 1879

Australian

Peter C. DohertyPeter C. Doherty
(Scientist, Nobel Prize Winner)

Australian

Geoffrey RushGeoffrey Rush
(Actor)

06 July 1951

Australian

Peter CosgrovePeter Cosgrove
(Military personnel)

28 July 1947

Australian

Ken HamKen Ham
(Evangelist, Creationism)

20 October 1951

Australian

Bob KatterBob Katter
(Politician)

22 May 1945

Australian

Annastacia PalaszczukAnnastacia Palaszczuk
(Politician)

25 July 1969

Australian

Lis WiehlLis Wiehl
(lawyer)

09 August 1961

American

Quentin BryceQuentin Bryce
(Teacher, Lawyer)

23 December 1942

Australian

Bill HaydenBill Hayden
(Diplomat, Politician)

23 January 1933

Australian

Kate MortonKate Morton
(writer)

1976 AD

Australian

John EalesJohn Eales
(Entrepreneur, Rugby union player)

27 June 1970

Australian

Janet FieldingJanet Fielding
(Actor)

09 September 1953

Australian

Wayne SwanWayne Swan
(Politician)

30 June 1954

Australian

Johann Olav KossJohann Olav Koss
(Physician, Speed skater)

29 October 1968

Norwegian

George BrandisGeorge Brandis
(Politician, Lawyer)

22 June 1957

Australian

David MaloufDavid Malouf
(Writer, Novelist, Poet, Librettist, Playwright)

20 March 1934

Australian

Andrew N. LiverisAndrew N. Liveris

05 May 1954

Australian

Raymond DartRaymond Dart
(Anthropologist, Archaeologist, Prehistorian, Paleoanthropologist, University teacher)

04 February 1893

Australian

Peter SlipperPeter Slipper
(Farmer)

14 February 1950

Australian

Campbell NewmanCampbell Newman
(Civil engineer, Engineer, Politician)

12 August 1963

Australian

Alan JonesAlan Jones
(radio personality, rugby union coach)

13 April 1941

Australian

Jack Thompson (Actor)Jack Thompson (Actor)
(Actor)

31 August 1940

Australian