CCR Magazine

CCRi banner ad
You are here  :Home arrow News arrow New Research Reveals Top-50 Universities Producing Millionaire Alumni
Contact Us Newsletter Signup RSS Feeds

Latest News Headlines


Commercial Credit News


New Research Reveals Top-50 Universities Producing Millionaire Alumni PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 25 August 2016
The universities that produce the most millionaire alumni in the world have been revealed by Elite Traveler and leading wealth consultancy company WealthInsight.  

In a survey commissioned by Spear’s Magazine, the research shows that universities located in the UK produce the second highest number of millionaire alumni, with six universities making the top fifty.

University of Oxford comes in fourth place, beating University of Cambridge in eleventh, while University of London (12), London School of Economics (31) and Imperial College (50) also make the list.

The University of Manchester is among the best fifty universities in the world for producing millionaire alumni, ranking in thirty-seventh position.

Overall the United States dominates the list, with thirty-one of the top fifty universities for producing millionaire alumni being based in the country.

Harvard University tops the list as number one producer of millionaires, followed by the University of Pennsylvania (2), Stanford University (3), University of Oxford (4), and the University of California, Berkeley (5).

Australia follows behind the UK with four universities, including two in Melbourne and two in Sydney.

Mexico and Ireland both made the list with Instituto Tecnologico de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM) at number thirty-six and Trinity College at forty seven.

Commenting on the findings, Head of WealthInsight, Oliver Williams said: “Though the US far outnumbers the UK by sheer volume of millionaires, ranking second on this list by number of institutions is telling of the prowess that the UK’s universities have globally.

“Oxford and Cambridge are household names for academic brilliance the world over, and while not all their graduates go onto earn their millions, these universities do provide fertile recruiting grounds for some of the world’s leading corporations.

Below find twenty of the top fifty universities for producing millionaire alumni.

1 Harvard University USA Cambridge

2 University of Pennsylvania USA Philadelphia

3 Stanford University USA Stanford

4 Oxford University UK Oxford

5 University of California, Berkeley USA Berkeley

6 University of Texas USA Austin

7 Cornell University USA Ithaca

8 Princeton University USA Princeton

9 Yale University USA New Haven

10 University of Michigan USA Ann Arbor

11 Cambridge University UK Cambridge

12 University of London UK London

13 California State University USA Los Angeles

14 Ecole Polytechnique France Palaiseau

15 New York University USA New York

16 Columbia University USA New York

17 Massachusetts Institute of Technology USA Boston

18 Southern California University USA Los Angeles

19 Dartmouth College USA Hanover

20 University of Wisconsin USA Madison
3 October - Guoman Tower Hotel, Central London 

CCRInteractive, in association with Marston Holdings , is the largest and leading one-day conference from the publishers of CCRMagazine – a truly national and international event for the credit industry.

This landmark event allows delegates to: Learn best practice of how to increase profitable sales in today’s economy. Understand the key compliance issues and how they will impact upon you. Discuss the legislative and regulatory framework and how it will effect you. Consider the potential effects of Brexit on your business. Discover the latest innovations in the market to improve your collections. Motivate your staff to achieve ever improved results.

To book to attend in 2017, contact Stephen Kiely  or Alison Lucas. To find out more about being part of this landmark event, please contact Gary Lucas

 Forums International Ltd

Forums International Ltd

 Attendance at your first meeting is free of charge, and please quote reference 'CCR2016' to receive the special 10% discount off of your first annual subscription.

Find out more here.

latest issue

CCR Cover

The latest edition of CCR Magazine, the leading editorial publication in the UK credit industry, is out.

Read the latest issue online

The Credit Excellence Awards


Tuesday 3 October - Guoman Tower Hotel, Central London

Do not miss your chance to meet and network with the Winners and Finalists at the Credit Excellence Awards, in association with Hoist Finance.

To book your place to attend, please contact Alison Lucas.


CCR is the premier magazine for consumer and credit professionals. It provides an independent voice to the industry, breaking major news stories and running in-depth features.

As a magazine, it works with and campaigns on behalf of the credit industry to promote its importance as a centre of potential profit and business development to the wider business world.

Subscribe to CCR Magazine

CCR World Magazine


Providing information and analysis for thousands of senior credit professionals worldwide, every quarter.

Find out more

GTS Media Ltd
81 Cambridge Road

Registered in England No: 05483197