In today’s time, education is the most important thing which helps us to achieve something in our life. Education doesn’t just carve our skills but also opens several avenues and platforms to showcase our talents. Still, some people excel without getting any formal education. Education does help us in so many ways but some successful people proved that formal education is not the only way to achieve success in life.
Here is the list of some Famous Indians Who Achieved Success despite being the college dropouts.
8 College Dropouts Of India
1. Sachin Tendulkar
God of cricket Sachin Ramesh Tendulkar is the most suitable example that if you are passionate enough for your dreams; then you don’t need any formal education. The study was not helping Tendulkar so he decided to left his school after 10th.
2. Aamir Khan
Aamir Khan is one of the most talented actor of Bollywood also called as Mr. Perfectionist. Aamir gave up his study after he completed his schooling. Rather than continuing his study, he decided to pursue his passion and he started to assist his uncle Nasir Hussain.
3. Deepika Padukone
In a very short period of time, Deepika earned the tremendous amount of fame as a serious actress. Deepika enrolled with the Indira Gandhi National Open University’s Bachelor of Arts course in Sociology; but she never completed it. As a successful actress, her educational qualification never became hurdle in her career.
4. Gautam Adani
Gautam Adani is in the list of most successful businessmen of India. Gautam left his commerce degree halfway through and started doing his business. Who cares about his degree because today his business has expanded in various countries and in several parts of the world.
5. Mary Kom
Mary Kom is one of the top sports stars in India. She is among the few sports personalities of India who earned international fame.
6. Akshay Kumar
Akshay Kumar is one of the most versatile actors of Bollywood. Akshay dropped his school to learn Martial Arts. According to Akshay formal education was never an important part of his life.
7. Virat Kohli
Virat Kohli in a very young age achieved the status of all time greats batsman of Cricket history. In the current generation of the batsman, he is arguably the best in the world. Virat Kohli just like his cricketing mentor Sachin Tendulkar dropped education after school. He decided to keep all his focus on cricket and never bothered about his formal education.
8. Salman Khan
Salman Khan is one of the most famous personalities in Bollywood. Famous as Bhaijaan, he never went to college in his time and followed his dreams to become an actor. Today he has millions of fan followers. Apart from doing movies, he has his own brand ‘Being Human’, he host reality show ‘Big Boss’ and also has his own production house.
Reading the stories of these people, sometimes I feel study is a myth. Just kidding, so even in the time where everything is so education driven, some people made their own path and proved that you can achieve huge things in life without even getting a college degree. You can learn from their habits that how successful people follow their daily routine here.