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Sushant Singh Rajput

One of the most talented actors from the new crop of actors, Sushant Singh Rajput has proved himself with movies like Kai Po Che, M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!, and the more recent, Kedarnath. So, we all know that he is quite the actor this generation deserves, but did you know that he had secured the 7th rank in AIEEE and was pursuing Mechanical Engineering from Delhi Technological University? The actor had completed 3 years of the 4-year long degree, but left it upon finding success as an actor.

11 engineers who gave up the 9-to-5 and chased their Bollywood dream

The obsession over engineering as a career is devouring this country and its youth, for no other talent is recognized by parents and teachers these days.

While art, music, sports are losing its potential champions to coding and the chase for H1B, there are engineers who gave up on that lucrative job to pursue their passion.

Meet 11 of them from Bollywood.