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Mumbai University 9th In List Of Billionaire Alumni

Mumbai University 9th In List Of Billionaire Alumni
University of Mumbai is one of the oldest universities in India.
October 25
10:04 2014

Majority of the billionaires alive today finished their undergraduate studies from an American university. But in an interesting finding, the University of Mumbai has emerged as the only entry in the top 10 list of universities that is not American.

The list of “Which Universities Produce The Most Billionaires” is heavily dominated by US universities with 16 of the top 20 entries. Ranked 9th, the University of Mumbai however figures higher than MIT, NYU or even the University of Michigan or Columbia.

Twenty-five billionaires obtained their bachelor’s degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, making it the top university in the world in terms of number of billionaire undergraduate alumni according to this year’s Wealth-X and UBS Billionaire Census released on Thursday.

It is followed by Harvard University with 22 billionaires, Yale with 20 billionaire alumni, University of Southern California with 16, Princeton and Cornell with 14 billionaire alumni.  The top eight in the list are American colleges.

The only entry to break this monotony is the University of Mumbai which is ranked 9th and has produces 12 billionaires.




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