Most of us have this pre-conceived notion that Bollywood celebrities are less educated than general public. Be it Alia Bhatt’s silly answers or Varun Dhawan’s incomprehensive comparisons, we never leave a chance to make fun of these Bollywood celebs’ statements. But this is only one side of the story. There are many Bollywood celebrities who are not only talented in the field of acting, but are immensely educated as well. Here is a list of most educated Bollywood celebrities.
1. Shahrukh Khan
Shahrukh Khan is not only famous for his acting skills but for his wit and intelligence as well. He completed his schooling from St. Columba’s School, Delhi. He was an all-rounder student who excelled in studies as well sports. He attended Hansraj College and gained Bachelor’s degree in Economics. He even attended Jamia Millia University for a short period of time, but then shifted to Mumbai in search of work.
2. Amitabh Bachchan
We all are aware of Amitabh Bachchan’s intelligence and knowledge. His grasp on English and Hindi language as well as awareness regarding current affairs is commendable. He attended Sherwood College, Nainital. Later, he completed his graduation from the infamous Kirori Mal College.
3. Parineeti Chopra
This bubbly actress has established herself in Bollywood. She attended Convent of Jesus and Mary at her hometown, Ambala. But do you know that Parineeti Chopra has triple honours degree in business, economics and finance from Manchester Business School, UK? Parineeti Chopra has already got us in awe through her numerous talents and such high education is like a cherry on the top of cake.
4. John Abraham
It is easy to dismiss John Abraham as “all muscles, no brains” at first glance. But don’t make this colossal mistake. He attended Bombay Scottish School. Then, he gained the degree in Economics from Jai Hind College. Mumbai Education Trust has also allotted him an MBA degree.
5. Kriti Sanon
How many people are brave enough to jump into the puddle of B.Tech and work hard? Very few, and Kriti Sanon is one of them. She has a B.Tech degree in Electronics and Communication. In fact, she is an alumnus of DPS, RK Puram. She has got beauty with brains.
6. Preity Zinta
Preity Zinta made the entire nation fall in love not only with her dimples but with her realistic acting skills as well. But she has also got another talent. She has excellent grasp on English language and has been a column writer as well. She completed her graduation from St. Bede’s College, Shimla and gained a degree in English Honours.
7. R. Madhavan
R. Madhavan is one of the most educated Bollywood celebrities. He has a degree in Electronics from Rajaram College. He was also among the top NCC cadets. He even went on a student exchange program to Alberta. He has received training from British Army, Royal Navy and Royal Air Force. He represented India at Young Businessman Conference at Tokyo, Japan.