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Universities That Produced These Famous Indian Billionaires

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There are many Indian business men who have recognized themselves globally in their respective professions. Along with it they are becoming familiar for the big bucks they are making.

Becoming a billionaire might not be an easy task and does not happen overnight. While trying to find out the reasons behind the success of these Indian billionaires, one question that strikes our mind is, does the university they have graduated from has made them what they are today?

Here are the list of Indian Billionaires who studied in India's top Universities. Go through the slides to know more about them.

 Anil Ambani’s Net worth: $2.6 Billion

He improved his sharp skills during his MBA programme at the University Of Pennsylvania Wharton School. At the time of his graduation he also won the first Wharton Indian Alumni Award, which he later donated to the 300 people who were seated at the auditorium named after his father Dhirubhai Ambani.


Mukesh Ambani Net Worth: U.S. $ 27.5 billion

The Owner of Reliance Industries, Mukesh Ambani graduated from University of Baroda. To pursue MBA he went Stanford University in California. However, later he decided to drop his studies since his father wanted him to take care of the growing Reliance Empire.


Azim Premji’s Net Worth: U.S. $12.2 billion

Azim Premji, Chairman of world renowned conglomerate Wipro is an engineer by qualification.

He did his schooling in St. Mary's School, Mumbai, and higher education at the Stanford University.


Lakshmi Mittal Net Worth: US$ 16.5 billion

This British based Indian Steel magnet completed his graduation in commerce from St. Xavier's College, Calcutta. Later he pursued MBA degree from London Business School. After finishing his education he joined his father's steel company in 1970s.


Cyrus Pallonji Mistry Net Worth: $9.7 Billion

Cyrus Pallonji Mistry, 43, was the Director of Tata Sons and Tata Elxsi, India.He did his basic graduation from the Imperial College in London and later to pursue his master degree he went to London Business School.


Adi Godrej Net worth: $9 billion

The chairman of Godrej Group, Adi Godrej has completed both his graduation and MBA degree from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has always been active in the field of education.


Kumar Birla Net worth: $8.0 billion

Kumar Birla completed his MBA from London Business School. Today, he is one of the Honorary Fellow of the London Business School and is a certified CA He has also become the board member at the GD Birla Medical Research & Education Foundation.

Cyrus Poonawala’s Net worth: $3.9 Billion

He known as India's vaccines man as Poonawalla's wealth surged on mounting sales of a five-in-one vaccine made by his Serum Institute of India, which he founded and runs.

Poonawalla spent his child hood in Pune, India and complete his education from Brihan Maharashtra College of Commerce.


Shiv Nadar Net Worth: $6.2 billion

Nadar holds his engineering degree from The American College, Madurai and degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from PSG College of Technology, Coimbatore.


Sunil Mittal Net Worth: $8.3 billion

The business tycoon started his schooling from the Wynberg Allen School in Mussoorie, but later attended Scindia School at Gwalior and he graduated in 1976 from Punjab University, Chandigarh, with a Bachelor of Arts and Science for which he studied in Arya College for Boys, a local college in Ludhiana.

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