9 famous faces who went to the University of Portsmouth

Many students have passed through the University of Portsmouth over the years.

Tuesday, 20th April 2021, 12:06 pm
University of Portsmouth.

Including quite a number of famous and successful faces – from astronauts to broadcasters and more.

We have pulled together a list of some of the celebrities and industry titatns who have attended university in Portsmouth

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The UK's Poet Laureate Simon Armitage is an alumni of the University of Portsmouth.

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Broadcaster, writer and adventurer Ben Fogle went to university in Portsmouth.
Casyo 'Krept' Johnson of the rap duo Krept and Konan went to university in Portsmouth.
Former English international rugby player Nick Kennedy also went to university in Portsmouth.
Board game developer Rachel Lowe MBE went to university in Portsmouth.
British astronaut Major Tim Peake went to university in Portsmouth.
Artist Grayson Perry (L) went to university in Portsmouth.
Martin Whitmarsh who was the CEO of McLaren racing and team principle of McLaren Mercedes, attended university in Portsmouth.
John Flint (left) who was the former CEO of HSBC and he attended university in Portsmouth.