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United Kingdom Prime Minister Rishi Sunak and his wife Akshata Murthy were recently on a visit to India for the G20 summit and also visited several sites in Delhi, including the iconic Akshardham temple in the national capital.

UK PM Rishi Sunak was recently elected Prime Minister, he is the first Indian-origin PM of the UK. Sunak is also the son-in-law of Indian businessman Narayan Murthy, who founded the multimillion-dollar technology company Infosys, which made his daughter Akshata Murthy the First Lady of Britain.

Rishi Sunak and Akshata Murthy are both highly educated in their respective fields and were married before Sunak decided to enter the world of politics. Here's all you need to know about the educational qualifications of the UK PM and his wife.


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Educational qualifications of UK PM Rishi Sunak

Rishi Sunak was born in a Punjabi-Sindhi family in Southampton, England. He was schooled at Winchester College and later earned a bachelor's degree in philosophy, politics, and economics from the prestigious Lincoln College, Oxford. He later received an MBA degree from Stanford University.

After working as an investment banker for several years, he decided to join politics and was elected MP for Richmond, Yorkshire.


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Educational Qualification of UK First Lady Akshata Murthy

Akshata Murthy is the daughter of Infosys founder Narayana Murthy and education pioneer Sudha Murthy. Akshatha completed her schooling at Baldwin Girls High School in Bangalore, Karnataka. She later went to Claremont McKenna College in California to study economics and French.

Akshata Murthy later decided to pursue a degree in clothing manufacturing from the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising and then pursued an MBA from Stanford University, where Rishi Sunak was also a professor.

Both Rishi Sunak and Akshata Murthy, despite being UK citizens, have remained in touch with their Indian roots, and have been celebrating several Hindu festivals at their official Prime Minister's residence.