The biggest question that arises in the minds of students after completing their 12th standard in Science stream is what career option to choose. Class 12 is a turning point in a student's life. Science is the key to any education and career options. Any science student can go in the field of commerce and arts but a student from commerce or arts can never go in any field which needs a person from science stream.
There are a number of career options available for science students after class 12, but choosing the right one is not an easy task. The first career option that comes to most students' mind after 12th standard is engineering or medical science. But there is a multitude of career opportunities which can be pursued in addition to engineering and medical science. Some career opportunities and courses for 12th standard science students are given below.
A Bachelor of Engineering degree followed by a Masters degree from a good institute can be much beneficial to students and help them build a promising career. The best part of this course is that there is immense scope in the research field. Students aspiring to make a career in the field of engineering must be strong in science topics such as vectors, thermodynamics, physical chemistry, calculus, etc. With physics, chemistry, and math in Class 12, an engineering degree is one of the most sought-after career options.
It is one of the most demanding careers in India. An MBBS degree is well respected in the society and doctors are often seen as God by many. MBBS which stands for Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Latin: Medicinae Baccalaureus Baccalaureus Chirurgiae) is the first professional degrees in surgery and medicine awarded upon graduation from a medical institute.
The Indian Armed Forces - Indian Army, Indian Air Force, and Indian Navy want the best men and women to join them. Interested students can apply for NDA (National Defence Academy) examination to make a career in the Indian National Army.
Students who have a great deal of creativity, imagination and are very good at drawing can take up bachelor degree in Architecture course. It is a 5-year program which deals with the construction, planning of utility structures and buildings
It is four years undergraduate course which students can take after Class 12. A student in physics, chemistry, math (PCM) or physics, chemistry, biology (PCB) as their science subjects can apply for this course. It gives students huge career prospects in both private and public sector.
These were some promising career options that students can look after their 12th standard. Subscribe to Byju's YouTube Channel to watch interactive video lessons on various physics, chemistry, math and biology topics.