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List Rules People on this list must have gone to University of Delhi and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from University of Delhi, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from University of Delhi include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished University of Delhi alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended University of Delhi are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from University of Delhi.

List contains graduates like Amitabh Bachchan and Mallika Sherawat.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Delhi?” and “Which celebrities are University of Delhi alumni?”
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Amitabh Bachchan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Musician, Film Producer, Actor

Age: 76

Birthplace: Allahabad, India

Amitabh Bachchan (pronounced [əmɪˈtaːbʱ ˈbətʃːən]; born Inquilaab Srivastava; 11 October 1942) is an Indian film actor, film producer, television host, occasional playback singer and former ...more

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Kiran Bedi is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Civil rights activist, Police officer, Film Producer

Age: 69

Birthplace: Amritsar, India

Kiran Bedi (born 9 June 1949) is a retired Indian Police Service officer, social activist, former tennis player and politician who is the current Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry. She is the ...more
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Aung San Suu Kyi is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Pacifist, Civil rights activist, Politician

Age: 73

Birthplace: Yangon, Myanmar

Aung San Suu Kyi (; Burmese: အောင်ဆန်းစုကြည်; MLCTS: aung hcan: cu. krany Burmese pronunciation: [àʊɴ sʰáɴ sṵ tɕì]; born 19 June 1945) is a Burmese politician, diplomat, ...more

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Neha Dhupia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Model, Actor

Age: 38

Birthplace: India, Kochi

Neha Dhupia (born 27 August 1980) is an Indian actress and beauty pageant winner who works in Hindi, Punjabi, Telugu and Malayalam language films. She won the 2002 Femina Miss India pageant. Her ...more
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Sumantra Ghoshal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni

Age: Dec. at 56 (1948-2004)

Birthplace: Kolkata, India

Sumantra Ghoshal (26 September 1948 – 3 March 2004) was an Indian scholar and educator who served as Professor of Strategic and International Management at the London Business School, and was ...more
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Subramaniam Ramadorai is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Engineer

Age: 75

Birthplace: Nagpur, India

Subramanian Ramadorai, CBE ( born 6 October 1945) was the adviser to the Prime Minister of India in the national council on skill development, Government of India. He held the rank equivalent to ...more
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V. Balakrishnan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Physicist

Age: 76

Birthplace: India

V. Balakrishnan (born 1943 as Venkataraman Balakrishnan) is an Indian theoretical physicist who has worked in a number of fields of areas, including particle physics, many-body theory, the ...more
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Naina Lal Kidwai is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Naina Lal Kidwai

Age: 62

Birthplace: India

Naina Lal Kidwai (born 1957) is an Indian banker, Chartered Accountant and business executive. She was formerly a Group General Manager and the Country Head of HSBC India. She is also a former ...more
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Mallika Sherawat is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Model, Actor

Age: 39

Birthplace: India, Hisar

Mallika Sherawat (born Reema Lamba on 24 October 1976) is an Indian actress who works in Hindi, English and Chinese language films. Known for her bold onscreen attitude in films like Khwahish ...more
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Mira Nair is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Film Producer, Actor, Writer

Age: 61

Birthplace: Rourkela, Eurasia, Odisha, India, East India

Mira Nair (born 15 October 1957) is an Indian-American filmmaker based in New York City. Her production company, Mirabai Films, specializes in films for international audiences on Indian ...more
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Nandita Das is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Actor, Film Director

Age: 46

Birthplace: Eurasia, India, New Delhi

Nandita Das (born 1969) is an Indian actress and director. She has acted in more than 40 feature films in ten different languages. Das has been acclaimed for numerous performances, including in ...more
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Raghu Raj Bahadur is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Mathematician, Statistician

Age: Dec. at 73 (1924-1997)

Birthplace: Delhi, India

Raghu Raj Bahadur (30 April 1924 – 7 July 1997) was an Indian statistician considered by peers to be "one of the architects of the modern theory of mathematical statistics".
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Sonu Nigam is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Film Score Composer, Actor, Playback singer

Age: 45

Birthplace: Faridabad, India

Sonu Nigam (born 30 July 1973) is an Indian playback singer, composer, live performer, host, and actor. He sings predominantly in Hindi and Kannada language films. He has also sung in English, ...more

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Sanjay Nayar is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Businessperson, Banker
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Raghu Ram is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Television producer, Actor, Singer

Age: 43

Birthplace: Machilipatnam, India

Raghu M Ram (born 15 April 1975) is an Indian television producer and actor. He was earlier a senior supervising producer at MTV India and the creator of reality television shows MTV Roadies, ...more
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Ashok Das is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Physicist

Age: 65

Birthplace: Puri, India

Ashok Das (born March 23, 1953) is an Indian American theoretical physicist, an author and award-winning teacher of Physics. He is professor of physics at University of Rochester and Adjunct ...more
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Anurag Kashyap is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Editor

Age: 46

Birthplace: India, Gorakhpur

Anurag Kashyap (born 10 September 1972) is an Indian film director, writer, editor, producer and actor known for his works in Hindi cinema. He is the recipient of several accolades, including ...more
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Krishnakumar Kunnath is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Composer, Singer

Age: 50

Birthplace: New Delhi, India

Krishnakumar Kunnath (popularly known as KK, K.K. or Kay Kay) is an Indian singer. He is a prominent singer in Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali and Gujarati languages ...more

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Prakash Jha is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Film Editor

Age: 67

Birthplace: Eurasia, Bihar, India, Tirhut division, West Champaran district

Prakash Jha (born 27 February 1952) is an Indian film producer, actor, director and screenwriter, mostly known for his political and socio-political films such as Damul (1984), Mrityudand ...more
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Minissha Lamba is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Actor

Age: 34

Birthplace: New Delhi, India

Minissha Lamba (born 18 January 1985) is an Indian Film actress who appeared in Hindi films. She made her debut with Yahaan (2005). Her other notable films include Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd. ...more
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Amitav Ghosh is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Novelist, Author, Writer

Age: 62

Birthplace: Kolkata, India

Amitav Ghosh (born 11 July 1956) is an Indian writer and the winner of the 54th Jnanpith award, best known for his work in English fiction.
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Karan Singh is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Politician, Writer

Age: 87

Birthplace: Cannes, France

Karan Singh (born 9 March 1931) is an Indian politician, philanthropist and poet. He belongs to Dogra dynasty and son of Maharaja Hari Singh. He was a member of India's Upper House of ...more
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Vikram Jog is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Vikram Jog is the Chief Financial Officer for XDx. He oversees the company’s financial functions and serves as a member of its Operating Committee. Mr. Jog brings more than 25 years of finance ...more
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Arun Jaitley is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Spokesperson, Politician, Strategist

Age: 66

Birthplace: New Delhi, India

Arun Jaitley (28 December 1952 – 24 August 2019) was an Indian politician and attorney. A member of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Jaitley served as the Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs of ...more
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Prannoy Roy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous University Of Delhi Alumni
Journalist, Economist, Presenter

Age: 69

Birthplace: Kolkata, India

Prannoy Lal Roy (born 15 October 1949) is an Indian journalist and media personality. He is the co-founder and executive co-chairperson of New Delhi Television (NDTV) along with his wife Radhika ...more