12 Indian Personalities Who Never Completed School/College

You'll hear a lot of people say, "a degree is the most important things in life." While I'm not trying to devalue the importance of education, the people in the list below have proved that no matter who you are, your dreams are valid. All it takes is hardwork and perseverance. 

1. Mukesh Ambani 

Yes! Mukesh Ambani dropped out of his MBA program, but went on to become the chairman of Reliance Industries. He is currently India's richest man! 
His Net Worth is Rs.
1468746000000 (figure that out if you can). 


2. Aziz Premji

Aziz Premji is the 3rd richest man in India as of now, according to Forbes. He is the founder and chairman of Wipro. He dropped out of college at age 21 and started running his deam company. His networth is Rs.1020408000000


3. Gautam Adani 

Chairperson of the Adani Group, Gautam droppped out of his commerce degree to start his company. He is currently worth Rs. 441765195000. He was abducted by Anees Ibrahim and was ransomed for Rs. 3,00,00,000. 


4. Dr. Subhash Chandra 

Heard of ZEE TV? Well, meet the man behind the Empire. Subhash Chandra didn't drop out of college, but dropeed out of school. He is the person managing the famous DNA newspaper and also is the chairman of the Essel Group. His net worth is Rs. 248880000000.


5.  Sachin Tendulkar

Sachin Tendulkar only studied till Class 10. He made his international debut for India at age 16 years and 205 days. His net worth is 9955272000


6. Aamir Khan 

One of the biggest actors in Indian cinema, Aamir Khan only studied till class 12 and then chased his passion for acting. A perfect example of making your passion your profession! 


7. Salman Khan

Aamir's Co-star from one of India's best ever comedies, Andaz Apna Apna, Salman also decided to persue his passion for acting right after school. His Networth is Rs. 12442000000


8. Akshay Kumar 

Akshay Kumar dropped out of college. He has a black belt in marial arts and is worth Rs. 1800000000


9. Aishwarya Rai 

Former Miss world, Aishwayra Rai dropped out of her college architectural course in Mumbai. Today she is worth Rs. 2178748250


10. Mary Kom

No surprises there. Magnificent Mary chose boxing over everything else and, boy, has it paid of. But wait-for-it. Mary recently went back to complete her education! #respect. Her earnings as of January 2013 are Rs. 3,32,00,000

11. Smriti Irani 

HRD Minister of India, Smriti Irani's alma-mater has been surrounded by much controversy. She allegedly only studied upto class 12. Though there are a few reports that say she did complete her commerce degree in 2013. 


12. Kapil Dev

India's captain of the 1983 Word Cup winning squad, Kapil dropped out of college. However, he has gone on record to say that it is one of his biggest regrets. He owns a hotel and restaurant in Chandigarh. 

Woah. That's some list, isn't it? All I'm trying to say is, don't get bogged down with what you have at hand. Just remember, it's always about the big picture. Keep things simple, you'll be amazed at how uncomplicated things become. 

Because those who think they're crazy enough to change the world are the ones who do!

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