• Home
  • Snapicle
  • 9 Shows To Watch That Perfectly Capture The Joys & Struggles Of Being A Student
9 Shows To Watch That Perfectly Capture The Joys & Struggles Of Being A Student
 
1. Kota Factory: Available on YouTube.  Kota Factory (by TVF), as the name suggests, is based on Kota

1. Kota Factory: Available on YouTube. Kota Factory (by TVF), as the name suggests, is based on Kota's uncanny ability to 'churn out' toppers for engineering entrance exams. An engaging, emotional satire on the Indian education system, Kota Factory presents its message with extremely well developed and relatable characters and situations.

2. Laakhon Mein Ek Season 1: Available on Amazon Prime Video Developed by comedian and former IITian Biswa Kalyan Rath, the first season of Laakhon Mein Ek also presents the harsh reality of the entrance exam system in Kota. Starring Ritwik Sahore in the lead role, the show is equally emotional and humorous and ends on a haunting note that ensures the story stays with you long after the series gets over.

2. Laakhon Mein Ek Season 1: Available on Amazon Prime Video Developed by comedian and former IITian Biswa Kalyan Rath, the first season of Laakhon Mein Ek also presents the harsh reality of the entrance exam system in Kota. Starring Ritwik Sahore in the lead role, the show is equally emotional and humorous and ends on a haunting note that ensures the story stays with you long after the series gets over.

3. Engineering Girls: Available on YouTube Presented by The Timeliners, this web series is a refreshing change because it presents the misadventures of college life and engineering from the point of view of girls and not guys. The starcast definitely delivers on both, comical punches and emotional speeches. This is one of those series where a nostalgia trip is guaranteed.

3. Engineering Girls: Available on YouTube Presented by The Timeliners, this web series is a refreshing change because it presents the misadventures of college life and engineering from the point of view of girls and not guys. The starcast definitely delivers on both, comical punches and emotional speeches. This is one of those series where a nostalgia trip is guaranteed.

4. F.L.A.M.E.S: Available on YouTube Just like the name suggests, FLAMES takes you back to the days of innocent school romance, especially the kind that developed at tuition centers. Starring Ritvik Sahore and Tanya Maniktala in lead roles, this show will help you relive the innocence of that first crush, and all that comes with the territory.

4. F.L.A.M.E.S: Available on YouTube Just like the name suggests, FLAMES takes you back to the days of innocent school romance, especially the kind that developed at tuition centers. Starring Ritvik Sahore and Tanya Maniktala in lead roles, this show will help you relive the innocence of that first crush, and all that comes with the territory.

5. Girls Hostel: Available on YouTube Presented by Girliyapa, Girls Hostel takes you back to the age of roommates, stolen goodies, the senior-junior bonds, and the inimitable

5. Girls Hostel: Available on YouTube Presented by Girliyapa, Girls Hostel takes you back to the age of roommates, stolen goodies, the senior-junior bonds, and the inimitable 'hostel life'. Even when pandering to a few clichés, the narrative still retains an authenticity that helps viewers relate to the anecdotes and situations being presented.

6. College Romance: Available on YouTube This romantic comedy benefits from some truly memorable one-liners, and an able cast. At the same time, by the very nature of the genre, there are certain tropes that maybe could have done away with. Nevertheless, it

6. College Romance: Available on YouTube This romantic comedy benefits from some truly memorable one-liners, and an able cast. At the same time, by the very nature of the genre, there are certain tropes that maybe could have done away with. Nevertheless, it's an entertaining web series that may have you looking up your first crush on social media.

7. What

7. What's Your Status: Available on YouTube A romantic drama based on college life, What's Your Status is slow to pick up, but once it holds your interest, it's hard not to binge watch. What sets this rom-com series apart is that it brings out three diverse stories, so you relive your college romance, and get a glimpse of that first adult relationship too. Of course, it helps that it stars web series' favourite boy, Naveen Polishetty.

8. ImMature: Available on MX Player This humorous trip down school memory lane premiered at the first edition of Canneseries (festival for television programming). It

8. ImMature: Available on MX Player This humorous trip down school memory lane premiered at the first edition of Canneseries (festival for television programming). It's a refreshing take on adolescence, and the clever writing and expert direction make even the slightly dramatic events feel natural.

9. The Reunion: Available on YouTube Technically, it

9. The Reunion: Available on YouTube Technically, it's not a school or college series - and yet it takes you back to the memories of your late teenage years. The titular characters meet for a reunion and reflect at both, their current relationships with their former friends and the past they left behind. And through their journey, the viewers too get a chance to look back to the life they left behind when they started adulting.

 
 
 
 
More in Entertainment & Fun
Israeli actress: I left Al Pacino because he’s old, plus he’s stingy

‘I tried to deny it, but now he is already an elderly man,’ Meital Dohan tells magazine. ‘How can I say politely that he didn’t like to spen...

Recently posted . 11 views

20 Bollywood Movies That Are So Perfect, They Should Never Be Remade

There are good movies and bad movies. And then, there are some movies that make you question your very faith in film making. Now that Bollywood has finally embraced...

Recently posted . 9 views

Teri Mitti lyricist Manoj Muntashir vows to never attend award shows a...

After Divine and Ankur Tewari won the Best Lyrics award for Gully Boy song Apna Time Aaega, Teri Mitti lyricist Manoj Muntashir has vowed never to attend award show...

Recently posted . 24 views

An Ode To Chandrachur Singh, The Forgotten Hero Who Could've Been The ...

Remember Daag: The Fire? The movie that starred Mahima Chaudhry in a double role along with Sanjay Dutt and Chandrachur Singh. It still bothers us that the movie ...

Recently posted . 24 views

 
 

Prashnawali

Thought of the day

“Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at the right moment.”
Horace