- RABINDER NATH TAGORE : First Indian to get a Nobel Prize in 1913 for literature.
2. SIR CHANDRASEKHRA VENKATA RAMAN: Indian first physicist to win a Nobel Prize in 1930 for his work on the scattering of light for the discovery of affect names after him
3. HARGOBIND KHORANA ; He got Nobel Prize in 1968 for his work on electron diffraction in Physiology or Medicine.
4. MOTHER TERESA : First woman with close Indian ties got Nobel Peace Prize in 1979 running a nunnery in Calcutta.
5. SUBRAHAMANYAN CHANDRASEKHRA : He bagged Nobel Prize in Physics in 1983.
6. AMARTYA SEN : Economist Amartya Sen was the sole-winner of the 1998 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in economics sciences.
7. SIR VIDIADHAR SURAJ PRASAD NAIPAUL: Author VS Naipaul won the 2001 Nobel Prize in literature.
8. VENKATRAMAN RAMAKRISHNAN : Tamilnadu born Venkataraman Ramakrishnan received the 2009 Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
9. KAILASH SATYARTHI : Kailash Satyarthi along with Malala Yousafzai received the Nobel Peace Prize in 2014 for the struggle against the suppression of children and young people and for the right of all children to education.
10. ABHIJIT VINAYAK BANERJEE : Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee Mumbai born he made the country proud as he became 10th Indian and sixth laureate with the Calcutta Chromosome to win a Nobel Prize Economic Sciences