Educational qualifications of major Indian politicians that will leave you spellbound. As Indians, we have always been curious about the fact that how literate our renowned personalities are and those include the politicians, Bollywood actors, cricketers, business tycoons etc. We have always been keen to know whether these celebs are indeed that literate as they show themselves to be or are they not.
Politics is something that has been at the forefront of the Indian economy for a long period of time now as it dates back to the era of Gandhi and Nehru. Ever since various politicians have been emerging every year and contributing their share towards the economy. Let us have a look at the educational qualifications of some of our major politicians:
The former Prime Minister of India, Dr.Manmohan Singh, is one intelligent mind that will leave you spellbound. This esteemed personality holds a Doctorate in Economics from the prestigious Oxford University.
This Indian politician has completed his under graduation in Economics from the reputed Harvard University. He holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School. He has also worked as an Investment Banker in Morgan and Stanley and Merrill Lynch.
An Indian Economist and politician belonging to the Indian National Congress, Jairam Ramesh has done his B.tech. in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Bombay and has also pursued M.Sc. from Carnegie Mellon University.
Who does know this famous AAP Leader? Not many know that Arvind Kejriwal is someone whose educational qualification can make anyone envy. He has pursued mechanical engineering from IIT Kharagpur and not just this; he has successfully cleared the Civil Services Examination.
Another Indian politician belonging to the Indian National Congress, Kapil Sibbal holds a master’s degree in law from the Harvard Law School, Cambridge University, U.S.A and is also a lawyer.
The former diplomat and currently serving as the Member of Parliament, Lok Sabha from Kerela, Shashi Tharoor is a renowned writer well known for his impeccable linguistic skills. He has also worked with the United Nations.
The former Union Minister of Finance of India, P Chidambaram is no less when it comes to the educational skills acquired. He has done his B.Sc. (Statistics) from The Presidency College. He further did LLB from Madras Law College and holds an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Subramanian Swamy did his graduation in Mathematics from the Hindu College and holds a Master’s degree in Statistics from ISI, Kolkata. Further, he pursued his Ph.D. in Economics from Harvard University.
The current minister of state for civil aviation, Jayant Sinha graduated from IIT Delhi. In fact, he cleared the IIT JEE examination when he was in standard 11th.He has done M.Sc from University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from Harvard Business School.