"Idiots are thought to be very normal persons but at some point of time they prove themselves to be someone with extra calibre. They are not stupid, rather they come to limelight in an unconventional way. .. There are many people like this in history. When we see them initially, we feel amused, but later on we realize that they are doing the right thing. So, the tag line of the film is ''Don''t be stupid, be an idiot''.
This is not the first time, Aamir Khan played the role of a college student in the movie. In 2001, he tested success with Dil Chahta Hai, where he played a college student named Akash. Then he played DJ in Raang De Basanti. Let’s see whether the audience likes him as an Idiot student this time.