Student of the Year is a 2012 Indian romantic comedy film directed by Karan Johar and produced by Hiroo Yash Johar under the banner of Dharma Productions and Gauri Khan under the banner of Red Chillies Entertainment. The movie features newcomers Sidharth Malhotra, Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan in the lead roles with Rishi Kapoor, Ronit Roy, Ram Kapoor, Sana Saeed, Farida Jalal, Sushma Seth, Sahil Anand, Prachi Shah, Manjot Singh and Manini Mishra in supporting roles. The movie also features Boman Irani, Kajol, Farah Khan and Vaibhavi Merchant in guest appearances. The film was released on 19 October 2012 in over 1400 screens across the country and garnered positive to mixed reviews from critics and good box office collections.
Varun Dhawan as Rohan Nanda
Alia Bhatt as Shanaya Singhania
Sidharth Malhotra as Abhimanyau Singh
Rishi Kapoor as Dean Yoginder Vashisht
Sana Saeed as Tanya Israni
Sahil Anand as Jeet Khurana
Mansi Rachh as Shruti Pathak
Kayoze Irani as Kaizaad "Sudo" Sodabottleopenerwala
Manjot Singh as Dimpy
Ronit Roy as Coach Shah
Ram Kapoor as Ashok Nanda
Gautami Kapoor as Gayatri Nanda
Farida Jalal as Abhimanyu's grandmother
Akshay Anand as Abhimanyu's uncle
Manini Mishra as Abhimanyu's aunt
Prachi Shah as Coach Shah's wife
Sushma Seth as Yoginder's mother
Boman Irani as Harkishan Sanan (guest appearance)
Kajol in a guest appearance in 'The Disco Song'
Farah Khan in a guest appearance in 'The Disco Song'
Vaibhavi Merchant in a guest appearance in 'The Disco Song'