Every student has an exam jitter! All feel nervous while opening the exam envelope which cannot be avoided.
For some, this would be a result of their hard work. It would be a turning point to decide how they would spend the next 3 years of graduation or the next 2 years of masters.
Although for some it may not be disheartening. It would almost be the end of the world. But there can be a positive outcome as well just as these celebs. The result could open the doors to many other opportunities and possibilities. There are many celebs in Bollywood who become successful without a college degree.
John D. Rockefeller said, “Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great.”. These celebrities below who aren’t graduates and some of them haven’t even completed their schooling, proved that education isn’t everything!
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The creative mind of Bollywood was not interested in studies from the very beginning. He passed his 12th grade and then entered Bollywood soon after.
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
This B-Town beauty queen went to Jai Hind College for hardly a year. Aishwarya initially planned to pursue a career in medicine but then she enrolled herself in Rachana Sansad Academy of Architecture. She left college and pursued her career in modeling.
Akshay completed his schooling from Don Bosco High School in Mumbai. He took admission in Guru Nanak College but dropped out to go to Singapore to pursue martial arts. Being an average in studies, he was interested more in sports. He was so good in it that Bollywood filmmakers started casting him in their films.
Bollywood’s youngest star Alia Bhatt completed her schooling from Jamnabai Narsee School in Mumbai. She joined Bollywood after that and didn’t go to college!
This style diva completed her schooling from Mount Carmel, Bengaluru and enrolled herself in IGNOU for her graduation. However, due to modeling assignments, she dropped out of college.
Kareena Kapoor Khan
Bebo wanted to be in the limelight since her childhood days. After studying commerce for two years at year Mithibai College, Mumbai, she developed an interest in law. But later entered into the modeling field and now she is a superstar!
This glamorous girl of Bollywood was always home-schooled by her mother. She joined modeling at a very young age and hence couldn’t complete her education.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas
Winner of the Miss world 2000 pageant, Priyanka failed to complete her graduation. She always had a dream of becoming a criminal psychologist, but several movie offers and modeling assignments came her way.
When he scored less in the 10th grade, he insisted his parents drop off his studies. So yes, Ranbir hasn’t even completed high school! Known for his looks and lifestyle, he flocked to New York to study filmmaking.
The ‘Bhai’ of Bollywood studied at St. Stanislaus high school, Mumbai. Because of the personal reason he could not complete his graduation.
So, from these above examples, we get to know that clarity and taking risks in life is everything.
“If you are not willing to risk the usual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.”
– Jim Rohn