Drop-Outs To Billionaires: Tale Of 10 Exceptional Personalities

By SiliconIndia   |   Wednesday, 27 November 2013, 12:39 Hrs
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Bangalore: Many people are of the opinion that education is the most important aspect to be successful. And they also perceive immense educational background, as the only way for success.

However this is not true in all the cases. There are many billionaires who have earned name, fame and money inspite of dropping their education and have proved that education is not the ultimate yardstick for success.

Aseem Gaurav of Indiatv attempts to find out 10 billionaires in the world who were dropped out from school.

1. Bill Gates
Company: Microsoft

This man does not need an introduction. He is one of the richest people who have been consistently listed under the list of wealthiest people in the world.

Bill Gates is a college drop-out from Harvard University. He discontinued his education just two years before he founded Microsoft along with his childhood friend Paul Allen.

Founder of the world’s largest personal-computer software company, Bill Gates says that “To win big, you sometimes have to take big risks.”

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