Du is not only an education destination but it’s a complete package of overall development of every individual. It works on the theme of, “Allow your passion to become your purpose, and it will one day become your profession”. That’s why Delhi University has been propagating ground for many celebrities from various fields.
Although the list is quite long, however, some of them are enumerated below-
1) Arun Jaitley
Our former finance minister and the minister of corporate affairs who is a part of BJP is also from Shri Ram College of Commerce of Delhi University.
2) Amitabh Bachchan
Our beloved bollywood hero, Amitabh Bachchan who is known for his matchless acting and his famous dialogue, “Rishte mein toh hum tumhare baap lagte hain, naam hai Shahenshah” is from Kirori Mal College.
3) Kiran Bedi
A lady who is known for her valiant attitude, Kiran Bedi is from the Faculty of Law. She is an Indian politician, social activist, former tennis player and above all, she was the first woman to join Indian Police Service and then worked for the post of Director General at Bureau of Police Research and Development.
4) Shah Rukh Khan
Don ko pakadna mushkil hi nahi namumkin hai…and literally he is a superhero of Bollywood industry. His unsurpassed filmy career is known to every Indian. He was also a proud student of Hans Raj College in his time.
5) Sonu Nigam
He is an Indian playback singer, composer, live performer, host, and actor. He sings predominantly in Hindi and Kannada language films. He was also the alumni of Delhi University.
6) Sheila Dikshit
A famous figure of Indian politics, Sheila Dikshit studied at Miranda House College of Delhi University. She was one of the longest-serving Chief Minister of Delhi, as well as the longest-serving female Chief Minister of any Indian State.
7) Anshuman Jain
He was the aspirant of one of the prestigious college of Delhi University, that is Shri Ram College of Commerce. He is an Indian business executive. Jain formerly served as the CO-CEO of Deutsche Bank from 2012 until July 2015.
8) Prannoy Roy
An Indian journalist and media personality, Prannoy Roy also studied at Delhi University. He is a co-founder and executive co-chairperson of New Delhi Television (NDTV) along with his wife Radhika Roy.
9) Siddharth Malhotra
Fresh, young and talented Bollywood star Siddharth Malhotra, who came to fame with Karan Johar’s film “Student of the year” and is winning many hearts now was the alumni of Shaheed Bhagat Singh College.
10) Anurag Kashyap
An Indian film director, writer, editor, producer and actor known for his works in Hindi cinema was the student of Hans Raj College. He was the Dabang film producer who is well known for his phenomenal movies like Gangs of Wasseypur, Bombay Velvet and Bombay Talkies.
11) Bhuvan Bam
The youtube sensation is a graduate from Shaheed Bhagat Singh College of Delhi University. Bhuvan started making vines and posting them on youtube. He did it all by himself using the selfie camera of his mobile. But, Bhuvan Bam’s talent did not go unnoticed for long. Currently, Bhuvan Bam has over 14 million subscribers of youtube.