Bollywood Actors Who Got Doctorate:
What has an educational degree to do with a Bollywood actor?? Well it turns out that the two are interlinked deeply. Bollywood has its share of actors who hold a doctorate and have been honored for their work and achievements.
Here is a list of Bollywood actors who got doctorate:
- The superstar of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan was awarded an honorary doctorate from De Montfort University, Leicester, UK and Universities of Delhi & Jhansi. His contribution to Bollywood has been tremendous and his imprint on the entertainment industry will be hard to erase ever.
- The talented Shahrukh Khan is a hardworker and has attained the unimaginable in Bollywood. He has also earned three international doctorates from Bedfordshire University, Doctorate degree in Philanthropy from the University of Law, London and doctorate in Arts and Culture and degree of Doctor Honoris Causa from University of Edinburgh.
- The actor is a well-known martial arts artist and actor. He has also earned a doctorate from Assumption University, Ontario, Canada. Known for his professionalism and sincerity towards work, Akshay Kumar is an inspiration to many.
- The versatile actor has many memorable films to her credit. Her acting prowess have made her one of the finest actors in Bollywood. She hold five doctorate degrees from various universities like Jadavpur University, Leeds Metropolitan University, Jamia Milia Islamia, Simon Fraser University, TERI University.
- The actress was honored with a Doctor of Arts Honoris Causa degree in the year 2015 by the Rai University for her contribution to Indian cinema.
- The actress was awarded a Ph.D in Arts by the Edinburgh Napier University in the year 2012 for her relentless contribution to Indian Cinema.
- The dimpled actress was awarded with a Ph.D from the East London University for all her humanitarian work and contribution to the field of entertainment.
- Shilpa Shetty
- The actress was conferred with a Ph.D by the University of Leeds in the year 2007 for her contribution towards cultural diversity.
Bollywood actors who got doctorate have earned an honorary degree from various universities in recognition of their work in the filed of entertainment, cinema and arts.