We are all obsessed with all those actors raging in the television serials who claim to hold a very respectable degree. But have you wondered ever who among them really had a college or university degree to their credit? Here are some of the most highly educated personalities whom the industry has been proud to cast in their shows:
Starring as Twinkle in the serial Tashan-E-Ishq aired on Zee TV; this heartthrob actress holds a degree in hospitality and had gone to make a mark in the MBA too. Before she stepped on to the world of glamour, she had served rightfully in the marketing team of the reputed American Express. Now, how cool does that sound?
Hailing from the beautiful Jammu and Kashmir originally, this actor is an expert at three kinds of sports. He had represented his state in the under 19 Basketball, under 14 Cricket as well as under 17 Swimming. And to top the news, the Tashan-E-Ishq actor is also known to have dreamt of being a pilot and had studied in Delhi for taking up the profession before he was approached for photo shoots.
We are all drools over this actor when he enters the scene in the serial Ek Duje Ke Vaaste aired on Sony TV. 6’3” tall, this actor completed his studies in USA and had started his career as a journalist on NDTV in Delhi. But it seems that luck had some other things at store for him. No wonder he is dedicated to his acting career too.
This very handsome actor has the prestige of being an alumnus of the Delhi Public School in Greater Noida. After school, he had passed his Bachelors in Computer Application and also passed MBA from the Amity University before he thought of giving acting a try.
This actress is one of those who Bengal can take pride on. This Dahleez actress had completed her schooling from the M.P. Birla Higher Secondary School. After school, she graduated with Honours in Microbiology from the prestigious Scottish Church College under the University of Calcutta.
Tejaswi Prakash Wayangankar
You must have questioned yourself a number of times how difficult it would have been if an actor was to pursue studies while he or she is shooting for a project, whether it is a serial or a film. Now, if we told you that Tejaswi Prakash Wayangankar was a real time engineer? Yes, the most loved Ragini of Swaragini on Colors’ TV holds a degree in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering against her name. And you shall be surprised to learn that while she went for shooting, she was still pursuing her studies!
An engineer too, Varun Kapoor as Sanskar in Swaragini had graduated with an engineering degree in Electronics from the Sinhgad College of Engineering. Thus discovered, that both the lead roles of the same serial are degree holders in Engineering and that too, in the same stream!
As a debutante in Manmarziyaan aired on Star Plus, Monica Sehgal has completed her graduation as well as post graduation courses in the prestigious college of St. Xavier’s’ college in Mumbai. In addition, the actress from Ujjain also is a National Champion in Badminton and also State Level Champion in Ballroom Dance.
Famous as Karan of Mahabharat, this actor from Bihar had completed his education in Engineering from a college of Indore before he came to the glamour world.
A diligent dancer of Kathak, this Sadda Haq actress had also gained a degree in Engineering in the stream of Electronics and communication from the coveted Amity University, located in Delhi. An engineer in real life, Harshita Gaur has already proved what it takes to be a consistent actress on screen. This has made her one of the favorite actors among the youngsters in the recent days.
Therefore as the list goes, it is clear that the much worn away concept that beauty always comes without brains is not always true. There are times when you are introduced to such beauty of both brain and intelligence and the combination of these virtues have made them successful in life.