Erik Monkman, is an Economic student at Cambridge University who has currently become Internet sensation after he guided his team to a place in the final in this year’s University Challenge. Known as the “most intense contestant ever”, the 29 year Eric Monkman captained his team from Wolfson College. He has become a star for his bellowing voice and iconic frown.

Eric monkman

Before Fame: He graduated in Economics from Cambridge University.

University Challenge, Monkmania

Career / Awards: He captained Wolfson College into final in The University Challenge.

 Family/ Relationships

Who are Eric Monkman’s Parents?

He is the son of two doctors. He says that it feels like “the odd one” in his family.

Is Eric Monkman Single? Or is he dating someone?

Eric Monkman Girlfriend/ Eric Monkman Affair

Because of his intelligence, he has been able to attract a lot of female fans. He is in a long-term relationship with Jiang Na, a professor of law at Beijing Normal University. For more information, contact him on twitter. 

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Eric Monkman
  • Nicknames: Monkman
  • Birthday: Not Available
  • Age: 29 years old
  • Gender: Male
  • Birthplace: Ontario, Canada
  • Current Residence: Not Available
  • Education: Economics student at Cambridge University
  • Profession: Student
  • Nationality: Canadian
  • Ethnicity/Race: White
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Not Available
  • Spouse/Wife:  Not Available
  • Children:  Not Available
  • Net Worth: Not Available


  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available
  • Feet Size: Not Available
  • Dress Size: Not Available
  • Shoe Size: Not Available
  • Chest Size: Not Available
  • Biceps: Not Available
  • Body Type: Slim
  • Hair Color: Black
  • Eye Color: Not Available

Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know about Eric Monkman

  • Erik Monkman is an Economics student at Cambridge University.
  • He is recognized for his iconic frown and high level of enthusiasm.
  • He had previous;y appeared on the show in September 2016.
  • He is the son of two doctors.
  • He is currently a trending topic on twitter recognized as #Monkmania.
  • It is rumored that he is in long term relationship with Jiang Na, a professor of law at Beijing Norman University.
  • He first showed off his skills years ago on the Canadian quiz show Reach For The Top
  • He was rejected by US quiz show Jeopardy.
  • His eyebrows are not emoting anger, but concentration

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