Whenever the film has any section for the targeted part of teenage life , they show it in a fruitful way that we all feel nostalgic and want to get back to those lovely college days. But do you guys know that location where these movies are shot??
Today , we have brought to you some of the hit movies with their location of shooting and when we are talking of the College part , there are renowned names which are being included for the shooting .
Let’s have a look:
#1 Hansraj College, Delhi University: Band Baaja Baarate, Dev D and Wake Up Sid and Ujda Chaman
Several box office hits were shot in the Hansraj College including Band Baaja Baarate, Dev D and Wake Up Sid. Each of the films got immense success in the box office and to the audience as well.Recently, some of the shots of the movie Ujda Chaman were also taken in the college.
#2 Hindu College, Delhi University: Rockstar and Dil Dosti Etc
Superhit films like ‘Rockstar’ and ‘Dil Dosti Etc’ was shot at Hindu College, showing the life of the characters as a regular college going boy .
#3 Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC): Raanjhana
The movie Raanjhana was shot in Indian Institute of Mass Communication, which was shown as JNU campus.
#4 Miranda House, Delhi University: Fukrey and Special 26
A popular college story film Fukrey was shot in the campus of Miranda House. Another detective film, Special 26 was also shot in this place.
#5 St. Stephens, Delhi University: Half Girlfriend
The film Half Girlfriend was shot on the campus of St. Stephens. Part of the film Rockstar was also shot on the same campus as well.
#6 Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore: 3 idiots
It is the top institute of engineering in India as mentioned in the coming-of-age comedy-drama, ‘3 idiots‘ and the campus in the film is IIM, Bangalore. The quadrangle of the campus was real and the C block and d block campus was created reportedly.
#7 St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai: Jaane Tu Ya Jane Na and Kuch Kuch Hota Hai
Romantic college flicks, ‘Jaane Tu Ya Jane Na’ and ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai‘ are based on college romance and blooming friendship. Both of the films made success records from the audience and they were shot in the campus of St. Xavier’s. The campus area is a host for many Bollywood films and commercials. The classic vintage architecture and the antique windows of St. Xavier’s is nothing less than a prepared set of Bollywood films.
#8 Wilson College, Mumbai: Dil Chahta Hai
One of the all-time favourite Bollywood flicks of friendship, ‘Dil Chahta Hai‘ was shot in the campus of Wilson College. Needless to say, it was a huge success in the box office and a memorable part of early 20’s students.
#9 Symbiosis International University, Pune: Bodyguard
The love story of a ‘Bodyguard‘ and a college student came to life on the campus of Symbiosis International University. Symbiosis Institute is spread across a massive acre of space, which is the right choice for the director to choose this place to shoot with its scenic beauty.
#10 St. Paul’s School, Darjeeling: Main Hoon Na
King Khan lovers will never get bored with this Hindi masala film ‘Main Hoon Naa’. The romantic propose to Sushmita Sen and the fighting climax scene where it’s ended on the edge of the college building is all in the campus of St. Paul’s School at Darjeeling.
#11 Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Ahmedabad: 2 States
The Punjabi and Tamil-Brahmin love affair college story was inspired from Chetan Bhagat’s novel ‘2 States’ and the film title was the same which was shot in the campus of IIM, Ahmedabad. From the hostel room, corridor to the canteen in the film ‘2 States’, all the college scene was shot in IIMA.
Colleges have a vital role during the shoot of the movies as they bring back the positive and energetic vibes back in everyone.