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The Top 10 Universities for Billionaire Alumni

10. University of Cambridge

Number of billionaire alumni: 11

Total wealth: $48 billion

The only non-U.S. institution appearing on the list, at no. 10, the University of Cambridge has for years Cambridge has topped lists of the best universities for international students like Beijing real-estate magnate Zhang Xin.

As a teenager bought herself a ticket to England with her savings from a factory job in Hong Kong. Working part-time in a fish-and-chips shop, she took a master's degree in development economics.Today, her and her husband's fortune of $2.65 bilion makes her the third-richest woman in China.

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