Alumni and Giving news

When Matthew Broad climbed the steps to Mardon Hall at the start of his studies in September 2017, he was literally following in the footsteps of his grandfather, John Saunders, who lived in the same building during his degree in the early 1940s.


Alumni news

Living through WWII at Exeter

Letters from alumnus John Saunders (Engineering, 1943) share an insight into what it was like to study at Exeter during the war.

Finding my happy place in Exeter

Alumna Clairre C. Abeyratne shares her experience of travelling from the US to study MSc International Management at the University of Exeter Business School in 2016.


‘Breaking 2’: Exeter scientists take the lead in Nike’s marathon mission

Exeter scientists and alumni spearheaded the science behind Nike’s moonshot to achieve the first sub two-hour marathon, ‘Breaking 2.’ 


Giving news

Sir Christopher Ondaatje extends support for cricket at Exeter

Excellence in cricket at the University of Exeter has been boosted further with the generosity of Sir Christopher Ondaatje CBE (Hon DLitt, 2003).


Alumni share their “Industry Insights” in Hong Kong

The Exeter Hong Kong Alumni Group (EHKAG) held their annual employability event at the stunning LinkedIn headquarters in Hong Kong on Wednesday 24 May 2017. 

University Council supports PhD scholarship

The University of Exeter Council has demonstrated its commitment to the Making the Exceptional Happen philanthropic Campaign, by funding a full PhD scholarship.


Systems biology

Reliving Exeter: filmed by alumna Ruth Lovell (English 2006)