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Chetan Bhagat (Chetan Prakash Bhagat,Chetan Bhagat, Chintu)

Last Updated: 02 Apr, 2024 | Views: 621

Age: 50

Profession: Author

Other Profession(s): Motivational Speaker, Writer

Famous For: Wrote The 3 Mistakes of My Life (Book)

Higher Education: B.Tech in Mechanical Engineering, MBA in Marketing

Net Worth: $28 Million

Chetan Bhagat Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
22 Apr, 1974 (50 Years 01 Month 26 Days)

Birth Country

Birth State/Province

Birth District
New Delhi

Birth Sign



Chetan Bhagat Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography)

Chetan Bhagat is an Indian author, YouTuber, and columnist. In 2010 he was named one of the most influential people in the world by Time magazine. His father worked as an Indian Army lieutenant colonel and his mother as a scientist at New Delhi's Indian Agricultural Research Institute. He went to the Army Public School in Dhaula Kuan, and when he was 15 it came out that he was an average student. After school, he got a mechanical engineer degree from IIT Delhi and then a PGP from IIM Ahmedabad. He started his career as a financial advisor but quit after a few years to start writing full-time. He’s the author of ten novels and three nonfiction books.


In 2004 – The first novel Chetan published was titled "Five Point Someone."

In 2005 – In his second novel, "One Night @ the Call Center," Chetan achieved success.

In 2008 – Chetan published his third novel, "The 3 Mistakes of My Life," which sold five lakh copies in three months.

In 2009 – Chetan's novel was adapted into the film "3 Idiots."

In 2013 – His novel was made into a film called "Kai Po Che!"

Achievements and Awards

In 2010 – He was named to Time magazine's list of the World's 100 Most Influential People in the Artists category.

In 2014 – Chetan received the "CNN-IBN Indian of the Year 2014" award in the category of Entertainment.

In 2018 – He won the "Young Alumni Achiever's Award" from IIMA in the Art & Entertainment category.

Unknown Facts

Besides writing, Chetan works on screenplays such as "Kick" and TV shows.

He received his first salary of Rs 1500 in 1994 while working at Cadbury's factory in Lonavala as part of an IIT Internship.

Chetan Bhagat Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

In Centimeters 168 cm
In Meters 1.68 m
In Feet & Inches 5'6"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 64 kg
In Pounds 141 Ibs

Eye Colour
Dark Brown

Hair Colour
Salt & Pepper

Chetan Bhagat Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

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