Of Samantha, Anushka Shetty, Rakul Preet, Trisha & Many More, Academics Did Matter

They are all actors par excellence in southern film industry and many of them have also made a mark in other industries. Unlike many Bollywood actors and actresses, most southern industry actresses have taken academics as much seriously as their work in films. These actresses have all carved a niche in the film industry and also been good at academics completing courses like MBA and engineering. Some have gone to very famous colleges to complete their education.

Nayanthara: Nayanthara being one of the top South Indian actresses today has done a B.A in English literature before taking the southern film industry by storm.

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Nayanthara

Anushka Shetty: The ‘Baahubali’ star is a Bachelor of Computer Applications (B.C.A) degree holder.

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Anushka Shetty

Samantha Ruth Prabhu: Samantha reportedly is a Bachelor in Commerce degree holder.

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Samantha Akkineni

Rakul Preet Singh: The star actress who has worked both in Hindi and Telugu film industries holds a Bachelor degree in Mass Media.

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Rakul Preet Singh

Tamannaah Bhatia: The ‘Baahubali’ actress has completed her Bachelor in Arts (B.A) from National College, Mumbai.

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Tamannaah Bhatia

Shriya Saran: Shriya has done B.A in Literature from New Delhi’s prestigious Lady Shri Ram College.

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Shriya Saran (Photo: India Today)

Shruti Haasan: Shruti Haasan has done graduation in Psychology from St Andrew’s College, Mumbai.

Shruti Haasan

Trisha: Trisha has done Bachelor in Business Administration (BBA).

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Trisha

Kajal Aggarwal: The beautiful lady holds a Bachelor degree in Mass Media.

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Kajal Aggarwal

Taapsee Pannu: The ‘Pink’ actress is a B. Tech in Computer Science.

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Taapsee Pannu

Hansika Motwani: Hansika did her schooling from Podar International School in Mumbai and then joined Mumbai’s International Curriculum School for higher studies.

Hansika Motwani

Ileana D’Cruz: Ileana D’Cruz has done her graduation from Bombay University

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Ileana D’cruz

Amy Jackson: Amy Jackson has studied at St Edward’s College in Liverpool.

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Amy Jackson

Amala Paul: The talented actress has done Bachelor of Arts (B.A) in Communicative English.

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Amala Paul (Photo: India Today)

Nithya Menen: She holds a Bachelors in Journalism from Manipal Institute of Communication.

Nithya Menen (Photo: The News Minute)

Sai Pallavi: An MBBS from a university in Georgia, Sai Pallavi proved her mettle in movies like Premam and Fidaa.

Sai Pallavi (Photo: India Today)