Four former students have been recognised in the Queen's birthday Honours list:
- Professor Jonathan Richard Ellis (KC 1964), Clerk Maxwell Professor of Theoretical Physics, King's College London and Scientist, CERN. For services to Science and Technology.
- Michael Grabiner (KC 1969), Formerly Chair, Partnerships for Schools. For services to Education.
- Dr Cornelia Sorabji (KC 1981 ), Deputy Chair of the Assessments Staff.
- Edward Gardner (KC 1993), Music Director, English National Opera. For services to Music.
20 June 2012