Student of the Year has opened well at the box office. As per Box Office India , the movie had the 11th biggest opening of 2012. This is a great accomplishment for a movie which has all new comers. The early estimate figure (for India) is 9.25 crore nett. It is the highest opening day collection for a film with newcomers.
The trade is of the opinion that it is the sheer power of Karan Johar's name that has gotten the audience flocking to the theaters. With both critical acclaim and a good opening, Karan Johar has a winner on his hand.
The movie also marks the debuts of Sidharth Malhotra, Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan. The audience have loved the trio and they are here to stay.