In the era of women empowerment, these Bollywood actresses are really an inspiration for all. Before pursuing a career in Bollywood, they all completed their education and then ruling the Hindi Film Industry.
There are numbers of Bollywood actors including megastar Amitabh Bachchan, John Abraham, Ayushmann Khurrana, Kay Kay Menon got higher education but here we are bringing to you the list of Most Educated Actress in Bollywood.
1- Parineeti Chopra
Topmost Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra’s cousin Parineeti Chopra has made her own identity in the industry through her talent and intellectuality, she made her acting debut in a supporting role in Ladies vs Ricky Bahl (2011) and received critical acclaim for the role after that appreciated as lead actress in Ishaqzaade (2012), Shuddh Desi Romance (2013), Hasee Toh Phasee (2014), Golmaal Again (2017).
You will not believe that the fine actor holds a triple honors degree from Manchester Business School, United Kingdom. Parineeti is not only the skilled actor but also have degrees in Business, Finance, and Economics.
2- Preity Zinta
2000’s hit lead actress Preity Zinta debuted through a romantic film Dil Se (1998) and gained fame instantly. Soldier (1998), Chori Chori Chupke Chupke (2001), Koi… Mil Gaya (2003), Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003), Veer-Zaara (2004) like films made her a massive star later. If we talk about her education, she holds a Bachelor’s degree in English with honors from St. Bede’s College and a Master’s degree in Criminal Psychology.
3- Soha Ali Khan
Soha belongs to a famous background, her father Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi was a top Indian cricketer, mother Sharmila Tagore is a legendary actress and elder brother Saif Ali Khan is a popular actor but she is best known for her selective filmography and intellectuality, she has launched her book The Perils of Being Moderately Famous in 2017.
Soha Ali Khan graduated from Balliol College, Oxford where she earned Bachelor’s degree in Modern History, she didn’t stop here and received Master’s degree in International Relations later from the London School of Economics and Political Science.
4- Vidya Balan
One of the finest actresses of our time, Vidya Balan is also one of the most educated actresses across India. She made her Bollywood debut in 2005, received critical acclaim for role in Parineeta and established her successful career in Bollywood, best known for Paa (2011), Ishqiya (2011), The Dirty Picture (2012), Kahaani (2013), Tumhari Sulu (2017).
National and Padme Shree awardee Vidya holds a degree in Sociology from St. Xavier’s, Mumbai and finished post-graduation from the University of Mumbai. Apart from her successful career in Bollywood, she is highly educated actress too.
5- Ameesha Patel
Ameesha Patel belongs to a political family background but she made her a unique identity in Bollywood. She debuted through romantic drama Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai (2000), loved by the audience then worked in hits like Gadar: Ek Prem Katha (2001), Humraaz (2002). After entering in Bollywood she didn’t quit education and graduated with a gold medal from Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts, the U.S.
6- Richa Chadha
Richa Chadha is just very honest actress puts soul in character, she debuted through a comedy-drama Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye! (2008) but highly acclaimed for crime thriller drama Gangs of Wasseypur series 2012-13, Fukrey (2013), Masaan (2015), Sarbjit (2016). She earned a degree in history from St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi and then a diploma in social communications from Sophia College, Mumbai.
7- Disha Patani
The beautiful actor and dancer Disha Patani first gained popularity through single Befikra along with rumored beau Tiger Shroff, then golden break in superstar Jackie Chan’s Kung Fu Yoga (2017) and her Bollywood entry made her star when she played Dhoni’s girlfriend in M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story (2016). Beleive on us this beauty was a brilliant student so started acting career after B.Tech in Computer Science from Indore.
8- Kriti Sanon
Young and talented Kriti Sanon debuted through action-romance Heropanti (2015) and praised for her work in the film. Dilwale (2015), Bareilly Ki Barfi (2017) are her successful films, you know she won several modeling and acting competition during her college time and finished B.Tech in Electronic and communication from Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida, Uttar Pradesh.
9- Shruti Haasan
India’s one of the biggest movie stars Kamal Haasan’s daughter Shruti Haasan made her own identity in Indian cinema and works in multi-languages films. She studied psychology at St. Andrew’s College, Mumbai but focused on music and cinema and moved to Musicians Institute in California.
10- Anushka Sharma
Anushka Sharma got a golden break in megastar Shah Rukh Khan’s romantic drama Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi (2008) and became a star overnight. She is best known for Band Baja Baarat (2010), Ladies vs Ricky Bahl (2011), Nh 10 (2015) and Sultan (2016).
Anushka Sharma is one of the leading ladies of the current time, has established a successful career in Bollywood. Do you know, she is among most educated actresses is the daughter of an army officer so did her schooling from Army School and earned a degree in arts from Mount Carmel College.
11- Sonam Kapoor
Veteran actor Anil Kapoor’s daughter Sonam Kapoor is better known for her own identity, style, fashion. She debuted through Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s romantic drama Saawariyaa (2007) failed at Box Office but she gained so fame, best known for Neerja (2016) and Padman (2017). The fashionista holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political science.
Here’s the list of Most Educated Actress in Bollywood. Hopefully, you inspired by these strong ladies from Bollywood, share your thoughts in the comments below.