By Saima Kanwal, Showbiz Bites Staff Writer
Bollywood is a world renowned and giant entertainment industry. Where it is popular for its movies across the globe, it is also famed for its stylish and talented celebrities, who are highly qualified. Here we enlist the 8 highly educated Bollywood celebrities, who have earned distinguished education to add to their career and repertoire. From Amitabh Bachchan, John Abraham to Vidya Balan to Imran Khan, Bollywood celebrities show they are most intelligent people when it comes to education. Let’s check out the list.
1) Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan belongs to an educated family and this was the reason that getting higher education was his top priority in life. He had no plans to slip into the acting field, thus he did double major in science. Mr. Bachchan also has an honorary Doctorate degree from Queensland University in Australia.
2) John Abraham
The macho man of Hindi cinema Joh Abraham is a highly educated person. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and then studied MBA from Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies before entering into the world of entertainment.
3) Vidya Balan
Vidya Balan, who is rated high when it comes to acting, is also an educated woman in tinsel town. Although she wanted to become an actress, she focused on her education as well. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Sociology from St. Xavier’s College. She also has a Master’s degree from University of Mumbai.
4) Sonu Sood
Sonu is an engineer. He earned engineering degree in Electronics from Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering in Nagpur.
5) Preity Zinta
The dimpled beauty and the bubbly actress of Bollywood, Preity did a Bachelors degree in English with honors from St. Bede’s College in Shimla. She also has a Master’s degree in Criminal Psychology.
6) Parineeti Chopra
Earlier in her career, she wanted to become a banker in life. Thus at the age of 17 she moved to England, where she earned a triple honors degree in business, economics and finance from Manchester Business School.
7) Soha Ali Khan
Saif Ali Khan’s sister and Bollywood actress Soha Ali Khan earned a degree in modern history from Balliol College, Oxford. She then got a master’s degree in international relations from London School of Economics.
8) Imran Khan
Aamir Khan’s nephew, Imran Khan received his entire education from the US since he was born and raised there. He has a degree in filmmaking from New York Film Academy.
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