Bollywood movies based on Indian education system have always been a lot inspirational as it directly connect the youth of today’s India to the the soul of tomorrow. Let’s go through the list of Bollywood movies on education.

Bollywood Movies based on our Education System

3 Idiots (2009)

3 Idiots Sharman,Madhavan and aamir

3 Idiots is a comedy drama film directed by Rajkumar Hirani, starring Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Sharman Joshi, R. Madhavan, Parikshit Sahni, and Boman Irani. The film sends out a strong message on the Indian education system – highlighting college ragging, mania with high grades, and the perilous repercussions of parental demands on today’s college goers. The film is slackly based on bestselling author Chetan Bhagat’s novel, Five Point Someone. The story of the film showcased the lives of three college friends who had their share of fun coupled with drinking, flirting, and disappointments.

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Taare Zameen Par (2007)

Taare Zameen Par Hindi Movie on education

This Bollywood film is directed by Aamir Khan, starring Darsheel Safary and Aamir Khan in lead roles coupled with Tanay Chheda, Tisca Chopra, and Vipin Sharma. The story of the film depicts sharing a special bond between a teacher and his student suffering from dyslexia and aids him to beat his disability. The film won the Filmfare Best Film Award for the year 2008. It was also India’s official entry for the 2009 Academy Awards Best Foreign Film.

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Aarakshan (2011)

Aarakshan Hindi movie on Education System

Aarakshan is a socio-political film directed by Prakhash Jha. The star cast of the film includes Amitabh Bachchan, Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Prateik Babbar, and Manoj Bajpayee. The film is a satire on the divisive policy of caste based reservations in Indian government jobs. The story of the film is based on a judgment taken by India’s Supreme Court which separates students and staff team at a college in Bhopal.

Paathshaala (2010)

Pathshaala Hindi movie on Education

Paathshaala is a Bollywood film directed by Milind Ukey, starring Shahid Kapoor, Ayesha Takia, Shraddha Arya, Ali Hazi, and Nana Patekar. The film is a Bollywood satire on Indian education system and its shortcomings. The story of the film showcases a well-liked new teacher who unites the staff in opposition to school management due to their policy of putting more and more stress on the students.

F.A.L.T.U (2011)

Faltu Movie on Education System

F.A.L.T.U (Fakirchand and Lakirchand Trust University) is a Bollywood comedy film directed by Remo D’Souza. The film stars Jackky Bhagnani, Puja Gupta, Chandan Roy Sanyal, and Angad Bedi coupled with Riteish Deshmukh, Arshad Warsi, Akbar Khan, and Darshan Jariwala. The story of the film is based on three loser friends who make a decision to open their own college.

I Am Kalam (2010)

I am Kalam Movie on Education Hindi

This Award Winning Bollywood film is directed by Nila Madhab Panda. The film stars Gulshan Grover, Harsh Mayar, and Hussan Saad. The story of the film revolves around an indigent boy, Chhotu who is motivated by the life of the ex-President of India, A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and forms a dubious and uneven friendship with the charming son of a nobleman. The film has acknowledged a number of awards and recognition.

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  1. 3 idiots is epic one after that tare zameen par.Both shows the pressure of education. Helplessness against society rules and the way to live life like real students. Do whatever you like and like whatever you do.