There are plenty of examples to prove that one doesn’t need a college degree to be successful but some celebs really just rub it in! This is in honour of all those hours you spent studying while these Bollywood actors were out becoming superstars.
1. Sonam Kapoor
Sonam Kapoor has established herself as a successful actress in Bollywood Industry now, but did you all know that she's a dropout too? She has admitted this in an interview. She even said that she regrets the decision of not completing her graduation.
2. Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt is among the most successful and talented young actresses of Bollywood. As per reports, she joined the film industry after completing her school education. After “Student Of The Year”, she got very busy and had no time to attend college.
3. Kareena Kapoor Khan
Source: Something Haute
Kareena Kapoor Khan nursed dreams of becoming a lawyer, she also had a short stint at the Harvard University but then came Refugee, and she dropped college like a hot cake.
4. Deepika Padukone
Source: Vogue India
Counted as one of the highest grossing actresses of Bollywood, Deepika left her studies midway to become an actress. Deepika had joined Mount Carmel in Bangalore but never completed her studies there. She also enrolled for a short-term course in IGNOU for further studies, but could never finish it.
5. Priyanka Chopra
One of the most sought-after actresses of the decade, Priyanka never finished her graduation. The beauty queen has done her schooling from some places like USA and India. She wanted to be a criminal psychologist and joined Jai Hind college in Mumbai. But modelling and beauty assignments came her way too soon.
6. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
Source: Hindustan Times
One of the most beautiful faces in the world, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is a college dropout too. Aishwarya had always been an average student. She went to Jai Hind college for a year but later switched to some other college to pursue architecture. Soon she was offered many high-end modelling assignments, and film offers. Thus she left her studies mid way to join the Bollywood bandwagon.
7. Karisma Kapoor
Karisma Kapoor is one of the most popular and successful actresses of her time. She entered Bollywood when she was just 16. It’s said that she dropped out of school after entering the 6th standard for pursuing a career in the film industry.
8. Katrina Kaif
Source: Vogue India
Katrina’s parents separated legally during her childhood, and her mother brought her up. Since Katrina’s mother made up the mind of devoting her life to social services, they had to relocate to many countries due to which Kat was home-schooled and could never go to school.
9. Kangana Ranaut
Source: DNA India
She once had a dream of becoming a doctor, but after scoring low marks on a test, the actress decided not to pursue medicine and veered towards modelling and subsequently, acting.
The popular actress was just 16 when she entered Bollywood with “Bekhudi”, Due to her thriving career in Bollywood, she couldn’t complete her schooling.