By Monisha G Kumar Last Updated:
The Ambanis are one of the richest families in the world. With their wide business in telecom, retail, hospitality, and many more, the Ambani group has catered to every sector, and Dhirubhai Ambani International School is one of them. Established in 2003 by Nita Ambani, this school is housed in a 7-storey building.
Spread across 1,30,000 square feet, this school is known for its modern amenities and high-end holistic teaching. With an annual fee ranging from Rs. 1,70,000 to 4,48,000, Dhirubhai Ambani International School is one of the most prestigious schools in the world. And this might be the reason why most of the notable alumni are celeb kids. From Suhana Khan to Sara Ali Khan, let’s take a look at some of the celeb alumni of Dhirubhai Ambani International School.
Filmmaker, Boney Kapoor and late, Sridevi’s elder daughter, Janhvi Kapoor, is an alumnus of Dhirubhai Ambani International School. After graduating from the school, she pursued an acting course at Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in California. She made her acting debut in 2018 with the film, Dhadak under Dharma Productions. Janhvi Kapoor is one of the promising actresses of B-town.
Boney Kapoor and Sridevi’s younger daughter, Khushi Kapoor, also did her schooling at Dhirubhai Ambani International School. After her schooling, Khushi Kapoor chose New York Film Academy. Khushi, who is also a fashionista, is all set to make her Bollywood debut with Zoya Akhtar's Netflix film, The Archies, an adaptation of Archie Comics.
Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh’s daughter, actress, Sara Ali Khan, completed her schooling at Dhirubhai Ambani International School. After her schooling, Sara went to Columbia University in New York, where she studied history and political science. Following the footsteps of her star parents, Sara Ali Khan made her Bollywood debut in 2018, with Abhishek Kapoor’s romantic film, Kedarnath. Fulfilling her passion of being an actress, Sara Ali Khan left the audience awestruck with her acting chops in movies like Love Aaj Kal, Coolie No. 1 and Atrangi Re.
Saif Ali Khan and Amrita Singh’s son and Sara Ali Khan’s younger brother, Ibrahim Ali Khan, is also an alumnus of the prestigious Dhirubhai Ambani International School. After his schooling, Ibrahim went to the UK for higher education. Ibrahim is currently assisting director, Karan Johar in the film, Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani.
Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan’s stunning daughter, Suhana Khan, who is all set to make her Bollywood debut with Zoya Akhtar's Netflix film, The Archies, is an alumnus of Dhirubhai Ambani International School. After completing her schooling, Suhana pursued acting at New York University. Suhana is one of the most stunning celeb kids and often hits the headlines for her sartorial picks.
Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan's elder son, Aryan Khan, also went to the prestigious Dhirubhai Ambani International School, and later, he went to Seven Oaks School in England. The star kid later pursued higher education at the School of Cinematic Arts, University of South California. He has a degree in Cinematic Arts and Television Production.
Master Blaster, Sachin Tendulkar and his wife, Dr Anjali Tendulkar’s daughter, Sara Tendulkar, did her schooling at Dhirubhai Ambani International School. She later pursued medicine and graduated from University College, London. Sara has often garnered the limelight for her stunning looks. While there were speculations about Sara making her Bollywood debut, however, Sachin denied all such rumours and said that Sara has no plans of becoming an actress.
Sachin Tendulkar’s son, Arjun Tendulkar, who is also a cricketer just like his father, is an alumnus of Dhirubhai Ambani International School. Arjun made his Under-19 debut in 2018 and Twenty20 debut in 2021. In 2022, Arjun was bought by the Mumbai Indians in the auction for IPL 2022.
Kajol and Ajay Devgan’s daughter, Nysa, is already a social media sensation, courtesy to her stunning looks and sartorial picks. She completed her early schooling at Dhirubhai Ambani International School. She is currently completing her studies at the prestigious United World College of South East Asia, in Singapore.
Daughter of Chunky Pandey and Bhavna Pandey, Ananya Panday made her acting debut in 2019, with the film Student of the Year 2 under Dharma Productions. Ananya did her schooling from Dhirubhai Ambani International School. After her schooling, Ananya applied for further studies and was accepted by Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism at USC. Since she was shooting for her debut film, Ananya had to request a deferral twice. Since she could only defer her admission twice, the actress could not go to any University and pursued her career in acting.
Daughter of actor, Aamir Khan and his first wife, Reena Dutta, Ira Khan is one of the most talented star kids. She did her schooling at Dhirubhai Ambani International School and later went to the United States for her higher education. While everyone was waiting for Ira to make her Bollywood debut, she made her debut behind the camera. In 2019, Ira made her directorial debut with a theatre production, Euripides' Medea.
Daughter of filmmaker, Vidhu Vinod Chopra and journalist, Anupama Chopra, Zuni is an Indian author. She is best known for her novel, The House That Spoke. Zuni, who has also authored three other books, was shortlisted for the Young Author Awards in 2018. Zuni did her schooling at Dhirubhai Ambani International School and is currently pursuing creative writing at Stanford University.
Dhirubhai Ambani International School has definitely carved some of the shiniest gems, who have made a name for themselves in the world of glamour, theatre and literature. Studying at this prestigious school is certainly an experience in itself, and the institution must be proud to be the alma mater of these young achievers.