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Top 10 Engineers Turned Bollywood Celebs Ever Till 2022

Vicky Kaushal


Engineering is considered the best career choice in India. An engineer can fit in any environment from technology to entertainment. Who can know this better than our very own Bollywood celebs?

  1. Kriti Sanon

Before jumping into the entertainment industry, she holds a B.Tech degree in Electronics and Telecommunication from Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida.

  1. Vicky Kaushal

He did B.Tech in Electronics and Telecommunication from Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Technology, Mumbai. After taking an engineering job, his passion called him and he switched his field to be an assistant director and the rest is all in front of you.

  1. Sonu Sood

The biggest philanthropist of the year 2020, Sonu Sood also holds a degree in Electronics Engineering from Nagpur’s Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering. He is among the most talented actors in Bollywood.

  1.  Taapsee Pannu

Taapsee Pannu is a software engineer who graduated from Guru Tegh Bahadur Institute of Technology. She had experience as a software engineer before jumping into the modeling world.

  1. S R Madhavan

Remember, Farhan Qureshi from 3 Idiots, not only played the role of an engineer but he himself is an engineer in real life and holds a degree of B.Tech in electronics from Rajaram College in Kolhapur. 

  1. Kartik Aaryan

In the movie Bhool Bhulaiya 2 actor, Kartik is also an engineer. He studied engineering in Mumbai and later took acting as his career.

  1. Kader Khan

He is a legendary veteran actor who has done a number of excellent movies in Bollywood. But before he entered Bollywood, he did post-graduation in Civil Engineering from the Institute of Engineers and even worked as a professor in Byculla for a few years.

  1. Amol Parashar

Known for web series tripling, Parashar did Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. He was also seen working with Ranbir Kapoor in Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year in 2009.

  1. Ameesha Patel

Ameesha also studied Biogenetic Engineering at Tufts University, Massachusetts, USA, and was a gold medalist in Economics. She made her debut with Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai with Hritik Roshan.

  1. Sushant Singh Rajput

No matter if he left us, he is still a part of Bollywood. The late actor Sushant was a prodigy. He got 7th rank in the AIEEE exam and was about to graduate from Delhi Technical University when he dropped out just to act in movies.