Check out the list of notable University Of Queensland alumni. Some of the notable University Of Queensland students are Clive Palmer, Peter C. Doherty and Norman Lindsay.

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

Melbourne

Australian

Aries

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

Brisbane, Australia

Australian

Norman LindsayNorman Lindsay
(Artist)

22 February 1879

21 November 1969

Creswick

Australian

Pisces

Geoffrey RushGeoffrey Rush
(Actor)

06 July 1951

Toowoomba

Australian

Cancer

Peter CosgrovePeter Cosgrove
(Military personnel)

28 July 1947

Sydney

Australian

Leo

Ken HamKen Ham
(Evangelist, Creationism)

20 October 1951

Cairns

Australian

Libra

Quentin BryceQuentin Bryce
(Teacher, Lawyer)

23 December 1942

Brisbane

Australian

Capricorn

Andrew N. LiverisAndrew N. Liveris

05 May 1954

Darwin

Australian

Taurus

John EalesJohn Eales
(Entrepreneur, Rugby union player)

27 June 1970

Brisbane

Australian

Cancer

George BrandisGeorge Brandis
(Politician, Lawyer)

22 June 1957

Sydney

Australian

Cancer

Annastacia PalaszczukAnnastacia Palaszczuk
(Politician)

25 July 1969

Durack

Australian

Leo

Kate MortonKate Morton
(writer)

1976 AD

Berri

Australian

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

04 February 1893

22 November 1988

Toowong

Australian

Aquarius

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

20 March 1934

Brisbane

Australian

Pisces

Janet FieldingJanet Fielding
(Actor)

09 September 1953

Brisbane

Australian

Virgo

Lis WiehlLis Wiehl
(lawyer)

09 August 1961

Yakima

American

Leo

Bob KatterBob Katter
(Politician)

22 May 1945

Cloncurry

Australian

Gemini

Campbell NewmanCampbell Newman
(Civil engineer, Engineer, Politician)

12 August 1963

Canberra

Australian

Leo

Peter SlipperPeter Slipper
(Farmer)

14 February 1950

Ipswich

Australian

Aquarius

Bill HaydenBill Hayden
(Diplomat, Politician)

23 January 1933

Brisbane

Australian

Aquarius

Wayne SwanWayne Swan
(Politician)

30 June 1954

Nambour

Australian

Cancer

Johann Olav KossJohann Olav Koss
(Physician, Speed skater)

29 October 1968

Drammen

Norwegian

Scorpio

Alan JonesAlan Jones
(radio personality, rugby union coach)

13 April 1941

Oakey

Australian

Aries

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

31 August 1940

Manly

Australian

Virgo

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