School Leaving Certificate, commonly known as SLC is regarded as iron gate of Nepali education system which opens the door for higher education. It was used to referr as minimum qualification everyone in Nepal must get in order to get job (though it’s kinda changed nowadays). But exceptions are everywhere. There are many well known and successful persons in our country who haven’t even cleared SLC yet successful and famous.
Ranging from politicians even our present Prime Minister Sushil Koirala and Kollywood actress Karisma Manandhar, there are many other people who proved getting degree is nothing if you can work hard and self-educate yourself.
1. Rishi Dhamala
We can’t just talk about his famous aspect. I mean who doesn’t know Rishi Dhamala in Nepal? You look at the news, he will be right there figuring out where the camera will point out. Nepali will never forget that epic interview with Paras Khadka which made him one of the most gossiped topic of 2014.
Keeping those things aside, he started Journalism when he was 14 leaving no time for education.
2. Karisma Manandhar
It might be hard to believe but one of the most famous and successful actress of Kollywood, Karisma Manandhar has only studied till 8 class. She had disclosed this fact on one of the TV interview. However, she also mentioned that she learned necessary things via self-education.
3. Rekha Thapa
Rekha Thapa, one of the trendy actress also didn’t had interest in studies. So, she struggled in movie industry and finally succeed.
4. Dhiren Shakya
Though there is not any official confirmation, it is believed that Dhiren Shakya also didn’t pass SLC exam.
5. Amrit Bohora
He is one of the leader of Nepal Communist Party, Unified Marxist–Leninist.
6. Tek Bahadur Gurung
Tek Bahadur Gurung is our current minister of Nepal.
7. Dil shoba Shrestha
Though she doesn’t have SLC degree, she has already proved her via her social works.
8. Shanta Chaudahary
Shanta Chaudhary, former member of Constituent Assembly has just enrolled for Class 8. She has already published her book about being “Kamlari”.
9. Constiteunt Assembly Members
We don’t doubt the list will just go on and on if we started listing every constituent assembly member separately. You know there are 601 of them.
Nepal Communist Party, Unified Marxist–Leninist, Dailekh District – Ammar Bahadur Thapa
Nepali Congress, Rolpa – Amar Singh Pun
Terai Madhesh Sanhiye Party, Sarlahi – America Kumari
Terai Madhesh Loktantrik Party, Dhanusa – Indra Jha
Sangiye Samajbadi Party, Dhanusa – Urmila Devi Shah
Nepal Communist Party, Unified Marxist–Leninist, Morang – Chandra Bahadur Gurung
10. Sushil Koirala
Sushil Koirala, our current prime minister hasn’t provided his education details anywhere. He used to mention self education whenever someone ask hima about his education>
What do you feel about the list? Do we missed anyone? Let us know.