There are many such actors in Indian cinema, who, after getting higher education in engineering, medical or marketing, made their move in the film world and made a high place. Here is a list of such actors and actresses or other artists who came to the film world even after getting high degree in engineering / medical / marketing.
- Viineet Kumar Singh – MD (Doctor of Medicine)
- Kartik Aaryan – Engineering degree in biotechnology from Navi Mumbai’s D Y Patil College of Engineering.
- Kriti Sanon – B.Tech in Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering from Jaypee Institute of Information Technology, Noida.
- Prabhas – B.Tech. degree from Sri Chaitanya College, Hyderabad
- Sonu Sood – B. E. From Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering, Nagpur
- J. D. Chakravarthy – B. E. from Chaitanya Bharathi Institute of Technology.
- Ram Gopal Verma (Film Director) – BE in Civil engineering from V.R. Siddhartha Engineering College, Vijayawada.
- Akkineni Nagarjuna – B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti, Michigan.
- Mani Ratnam (Film Director) – MBA in finance from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies, Bombay