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Can I survive without college?

Well I got a lot of things to say. I am studying in a uptu college, third class university. I would not say I deserve this but I could have been in IIT'S if I wanted to, but it was impossible for me to learn and read things that don't interest me i.e physics, chemistry, maths. I was selected in VMC delhi, was in the best batch in Bansal Classes kota but I was never interested in learning all that necessary for IIT's. So i didn't get into IIT's and landed in uptu. The college was all about rote learning. I do not attend classes, they are a total waste of time, instead I remain at home and learn on my own. I loved doing it, I love computers. Recently I build a website and wrote nearly 5000 lines of code all on my own. I learned Graph API, JQuery, ASP.NET, Sql, Google Maps API, Bing Maps API in 1 month. I loved every moment of my work and now today my 3rd semester result was declared. I failed in all subjects, I cleared the externals but they failed me in internals. I haven't told my parents about it. They do not support me and my decision of dropping out and I don't want to be thrown out of the house, I need my computer. But, why do people let me not do things I love doing. Why is getting a degree so important? Isn't what I learn or do not important, Can't we survive or get jobs without a degree? What do you say should I do? @Skydip Hey homo, if you can't help then don't write crap!

Asked By: - 2/25/2012
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here are the names of personalities who never went to college... michael dell the ceo of dell... halle berry bill gates Steven Spielberg the movie director mark zukerberg founder of facebook.. so its depends upon u.. who u are and do what u need to do..
Answered By: Wasim Akram - 2/25/2012
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yes you can if you open ur own college.
Answered By: Skydip - 2/25/2012
 
this is prove that the education given in such university is far away from current needs of society and market . first of all you haven't took interest in IITS... More
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Answered By: dilip g - 2/25/2012
 
If you open up your own software development company, no one will ask you about your degree. But if you want to work in a company, then the employers will definitely ask you for your degree even if you are proficient in all the technologies you mentioned... More
Answered By: Gauri - 2/25/2012
 
Well you can speak to your teachers, counselors, other students and etc. to see if they could give you advice and information that may help... More
Answered By: jwong71091 - 2/25/2012
 
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