Here are some people who graduated as engineers but opted for a completely different profession and became quite successful in that field. Take a look..
1. Sonu Sood – Actor
Holds a degree in electronics engineering from Yeshwantrao Chavan College of Engineering.
2. Manohar Parrikar – Politician
Chief Minister of Goa, Parrikar graduated in metallurgical engineering from IIT Bombay in 1978.
3. Chetan Bhagat – Author
He got a degree in Mechanical Engineering from IIT Delhi.
4. Ravichandran Ashwin – Cricketer
He has a B.Tech degree in Information Technology from SSN College of Engineering, Chennai.
5. Taapsee Pannu – Actor
She holds a degree in Computer Science Engineering from the Guru Tegh Bahadur Institute of Technology in New Delhi.
6. Akkineni Nagarjuna – Actor
He got his Bachelor of Engineering from the College of Engineering, Guindy and completed M.S. in Automobile Engineering from Eastern Michigan University.
7. Arvind Kejriwal – Politician
Graduated in Mechanical engineering from IIT Kharagpur in 1989.
8. Anil Kumble – Cricketer
He has a BE degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rashtreeya Vidyalaya College of Engineering, Bangalore.
9. Rowan Atkinson – Actor
He has a degree in Electrical Engineering from Newcastle University. He also pursued the degree of MSc in Electrical Engineering at The Queen’s College, Oxford.
10. Shankar Mahadevan – Musician
He bagged a degree in computer science and software engineering from Ramrao Adik Institute of Technology in Navi Mumbai.