What do Mahira Khan have in common with Fahad Mustafa, Saba Qamar, Mikaal Zulfiqar and Iqra Aziz?

They’re all college dropouts.

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Mahira Khan dropped out from university abroad to be a VJ on MTV. Soon after that she got married and never returned to the USA to complete her studies.

Fahad Mustafa was studying to be a pharmacist at the Baqai Medical University before he dropped out in his third year of university. In an interview, Mustafa said that he left kyunkay woh naukri nahi karna chahata tha.

Mikaal Zulfiqar has not attended university. After completing his college, he started modelling before making a break in Abrarul Haq’s superhit song Sanu Tere Naal Pyaar Hogaya.

Saba Qamar moved to Lahore from Gujranwala to study but ended up being cast in a PTV drama. Saba said that becoming an actress was unimaginable in her family as they were very conservative.

Iqra Aziz has an incomplete Bachelors from Karachi University. She took a break to focus on her work and hopes to resume her education soon.