World Leaders


Barbados

The Rt Hon Errol Walton Barrow (1920-1987)

BSc (Econ) 1950

Prime minister 1962-1966; 1966-1976; 1986-1987

Canada

Rt Hon Pierre Trudeau (1919-2000)

Research Fee Student 1947-1948

Prime minister 1968-1979; 1980-1984

The Rt Hon Kim Campbell (b. 1947)

PhD student 1973

Prime minister June-November 1993

Jacques Parizeau (b.1930)

PhD student 1955

Premier of Quebec 1994-1995

China

Yang Jiechi (b. 1950)

General Course 1975

Tenth foreign minister of the People's Republic of China April 2007-

Colombia

Dr Pumarejo Alfonso Lopez

Occasional Registration 1932-1933

President 1934-1938, 1942-1945

Denmark

HM Queen Margrethe II (b. 1940)

Occasional student 1965

Queen 1972-

Dominica

The Hon Dame Eugenia Charles

LLM 1949

Prime minister 1980-1995

Fiji

The Rt Hon Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara (1920-2004)

Diploma Econ & Social Admin 1962

Prime minister 1970-1992; President 1994-2000

Fiji

The Rt Hon Ratu Sir Kamisese Mara (1920-2004)

Diploma Econ & Social Admin 1962

Prime minister 1970-1992; President 1994-2000

Ghana

Dr Kwame Nkrumah (1909-1972)

PhD 1946

First president 1960-1966

Hon Dr Hilla Limann (1934-1998)

BSc (Econ) 1960

President 1979-1981

John Atta Mills (b. 1944)

LLM 1967-68

President 2009

Greece

George Papandreou (b.1952)

MSc Sociology 1977

Prime minister 2009-

Dr Constantine Simitis (b. 1936)

Research Fee Student 1961-1963

Prime minister 1996-2004

India

Shri KR Narayanan (1921-2005)

BSc (Econ) 1945-1948

President 1997-2002

Israel

Moshe Sharett (1894 -1965)

BSc (Econ) 1924

Prime minister 1953-1955

Italy

Professor Romano Prodi (b. 1939)

Research Fee Student 1962-1963

Prime minister 1996-1998; President of the European Commission 1999-2004; Prime minister 2006-2008

Jamaica

The Rt Hon Michael Manley (1924 -1997)

BSc (Econ) 1949

Prime minister 1972-1980; 1989-1992

The Rt Hon P J Patterson

LLB 1963

Premier 1992-2006

Jamaica

The Rt Hon Michael Manley (1924 -1997)

BSc (Econ) 1949

Prime minister 1972-1980; 1989-1992

The Rt Hon P J Patterson

LLB 1963

Premier 1992-2006

Japan

Taro Aso (b.1940)

Occassional Student 1966

Minister for foreign affairs, 2005-07, Prime minister 2008-

Kenya

Jomo Kenyatta (1891-1978)

ADA 1936

First president 1964-1978

Mwai Kibaki (b. 1931)

BSc Economics 1959

President 2002-

Kiribati

Anote Tong (b.1952)

MSc Sea-Use Group 1988

President 2003-

 

Mauritius

The Hon Sir Veerasamy Ringadoo (1920-2000)

LLB 1948

First president of Mauritius March-June 1992

The Hon Dr Navinchandra Ramgoolam (b. 1947)

LLB 1990

Prime minister 1995-2000; 2005-

Nepal

Sher Bahadur Deuba (b. 1943)

Research Student International Relations 1988-1989

Prime minister 1995-1997; 2001-2003; 2004-2005

Panama

Harmodio Arias (1886 -1962)

Occasional Student, 1909-1911

President 1932-1936

Panama

Harmodio Arias (1886 -1962)

Occasional Student, 1909-1911

President 1932-1936

Peru

Pedro Gerardo Beltran Espanto (1897-1979)


BSc (Econ) 1918


Prime minister 1959-1961

Beatriz Merino (b.1947)


LLM 1972


Prime minister 2003

Poland

Marek Belka (b.1952)

Summer School 1990

Prime minister 2004-05

Singapore

Goh Keng Swee (b. 1918)

BSc Economics 1951; PhD Economics 1956

Minister of finance; Minister of defence; Minister of education; Deputy prime minister 1959-84

St Lucia

The Rt Hon John Compton (b. 1926)

LLB 1952

Premier 1964-1979; Prime minister Feb-Jul 1979 & 1982-1996

Taiwan

Yu Kuo-Hwa (1914-2000)

Composition fee student 1947-1949

Premier 1984-1989

Tsai Ing-wen (b.1956)

PhD Law 1984

Vice-premier 2006-

Thailand

Thanin Kraivichien (b. 1927)

LLB 1953

Prime minister 1976-1977

UK

Lord Attlee (1883- 1967)

Lecturer in social science and administration, 1912- 1923

Prime minister, 1945-1951

UK

Lord Attlee (1883- 1967)

Lecturer in social science and administration, 1912- 1923

Prime minister, 1945-1951

USA

John F Kennedy (1917-1963)

General Course student 1935

President 1961-1963