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Want to become a billionaire? Study engineering!

10 April 2015

Image from Approved Index (blog.approvedindex.co.uk)
Image from Approved Index (blog.approvedindex.co.uk)
We have some exceptionally good news! More than a fifth of all billionaires in the world have studied engineering.

This is the exciting headline from Approved Index, the business-to-business buying platform which analysed the Forbes Rich List of the Top 100 Billionaires.

19% of people on the list made their fortune from technology with 68% of them having completed a university degree.

Some people may wish to make their first million by 30 years old, but the wait is on to be a billionaire with an average age of 67 years old. The UK has produced 3% of world's billionaires whilst the USA has produced a staggering 39%.

Interested? Check out our engineering degrees!

www.sems.qmul.ac.uk/ugadmissions/programmes
Website:blog.approvedindex.co.uk/2015/03/degree...

Updated by: Corinne Hanlon