Our Alumni


Once you’ve studied at Birmingham, we hope it’s a relationship for life and we are very proud of all our former students.

From television and sport to research and government, the University has outstanding alumni across all sectors including the Nobel prize-winning geneticist Sir Paul Nurse (BSc Biology, 1970), comedienne and actress Victoria Wood (BA Drama, 1974) and Manchester United Chief Executive and Vice-Chairman of the FA David Gill (BCom Industrial, Economic and Business Studies, 1978)

Here you can find out more about our alumni and their adventures after Birmingham.

Alumni Spotlight


There's life after graduation. See what our alumni have been up to since leaving Birmingham.

Outstanding Alumni


Birmingham has a proud tradition of producing graduates who go on to achieve greatness in their chosen fields.

Young Alumni


Recent graduates, look no further than our graduate guide with hints and tips for life after Birmingham.

Alumni of the year


Recognises Birmingham alumni who have made a valuable contribution to the University, the community or their professional field.

Alumni supporters


The donor roll of honour thanks everyone that has made a donation over the past year.If you haven't given yet, we hope you will consider us next time you give to charity.

Birmingham shaped us; we shape Birmingham


A large number of our graduates remain local and make a significant economic and social regional impact, hear their stories.