They enrolled at Harvard in an undergraduate program in the business of entertainment, media and sports, becoming the first cricketers to attend a prestigious institution.
The program was to run from May 31 to June 3 in Boston, Massachusetts.
Pakistan captain Babar Azam shared his thoughts on Twitter. He wrote: Met thoughtful, motivated people ready to change the world.
Babar’s classmate shared a photo on social media titled: Finding my next career as a cricketer.
Meanwhile, batter Rizwan presented a book of the Holy Quran to a Harvard Business School faculty member.
The Pakistani duo joins a long list of high-profile athletes who have already taken the course. That list includes such soccer players as Kaka, Edwin van der Sar, Gerard Piquet, and Oliver Kahn; NBA stars Dirk Nowitzki, Chris Paul, and Paul Gasol.