Here is a list of 10 highly educated Indian celebrities:
Apart from being a talented debater, he also graduated from Kirori Mal College with a bachelors in Commerce with honors. He received the CNBC Manager of the Year Award 1999.
2. Vidya Balan
She holds a sociology degree from St. Xavier’s College and a master’s degree from University of Mumbai.
3. Imran Khan
Unlike the previous persons, Imran Khan seemed to have decided on a career early on and worked on improving himself in that area. He studied filmmaking in the New York Film Academy.
4. Preity Zinta
She graduated with a bachelors in English with honors from St. Bede’s College, Shimla. She cites her interest in English as William Shakespeare’s plays and poetry from college.
5. John Abraham
He might be a good example of brains with a good body. He holds a Bachelor’s in economics and an MBA too.
6. Soha Ali Khan
After studying modern history from Ballilol College, she did her masters in international relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
7. Amitabh Bachchan
He graduated from Sherwood College and did a double major in Arts and Science from Kirori Mal College.
He graduated with an electronics degree and represented India as a cultural ambassador in Canada. He is also an awardee of the Best NCC Cadet Maharashtra.
9. Parineeti Chopra
She has a triple honors degree from the Manchester Business School and wanted to be an investment banker.
10. Richa Chadda
The Filmfare award winner for the pivotal role of Faizal Khan’s mother in Gangs of Wasseypur has a strong educational background, too. She has a bachelor’s degree in history from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi.
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