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List of famous alumni from University of Nagpur, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from University of Nagpur include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished University of Nagpur alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended University of Nagpur 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 Nagpur.

Everything from Gopalakrishna Adiga to Swati Dandekar is included on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to University of Nagpur?” and “Which celebrities are University of Nagpur alumni?”

Swati A. Dandekar is a former Iowa state legislator and a Democratic member of the Iowa Utilities Board, awaiting Senate confirmation in 2012. Previously, she was a member of the Iowa House of Representatives for the 36th District from 2003 to 2009 and a member of the Iowa Senate for the 18th District from 2009 to 2011. She received her B.S. degree in Biology and Chemistry from Nagpur University and a graduate diploma in dietetics from University of Mumbai. As of 2011 Dandekar serves as the Chair of the National Foundation for Women Legislators and as a board member of the Iowa Math and Science Coalition, the Greater Cedar Rapids Foundation, and the Belin-Blank International Center for ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 67

Birthplace: Nagpur, India

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Gopalakrishna Adiga is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous University Of Nagpur Alumni
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Mogeri Gopalakrishna Adiga was one of the major figures in modern Kannada poetry. He is known as the "pioneer of New style" poetry. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 74 (1918-1992)

Birthplace: Kundapur, Karnataka, India

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Harishankar Parsai is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous University Of Nagpur Alumni
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Harishankar Parsai


Harishankar Parsai was a Hindi writer. He was a noted satirist and humorist of modern Hindi literature and is known for his simple and direct style. He was born in Jamnia village near Itarsi in Hoshangabad district, Madhya Pradesh. He completed his M.A. in English from R.T.M. Nagpur University. He also served as a pilot in the World War 2. After pursuing writing along with his service for some time, he quit his job and took writing as a full-time career. He settled in Jabalpur and started a literature magazine called Vasudha. Despite it being highly praised, he had to stop the magazine after the publication suffered economic losses. The great satirist left this world on August 10, 1995 in ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 73 (1922-1995)

Birthplace: Hoshangabad district, India

Nitin Gadkari is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous University Of Nagpur Alumni
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Nitin Jairam Gadkari; is an Indian politician and the current Transport minister under the BJP central cabinet in the 16th Loksabha. Mr Gadkari was appointed to head BJP in December 2009 after the party suffered a defeat in the general elections earlier that year. He is also known for the works during his tenure as a Public Works Department Minister in the state of Maharashta when he constructed a series of roads, highways and flyovers across the state including the Yashwantrao Chavan Mumbai–Pune Expressway. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 60

Birthplace: Nagpur, India

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