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ENGINEERING COURSES

After finishing 12th science stream schooling, one may go for undergraduate B.E. or B.Tech. Engineering program. The course duration is 4 years. After B.E./B.Tech., one may also go for M.E./M.Tech., which is a master degree course in Engineering! M.E./ M.Tech. the program lasts for 2 years. Some of the prominent branches of Engineering are-

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  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Science Engineering
  • IT Engineering
  • IC Engineering
  • EC Engineering
  • Electronics Engineering
  • Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Automobile Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Biotechnology Engineering
  • Genetic Engineering
  • Plastics Engineering
  • Food Processing and Technology
  • Agricultural Engineering
  • Dairy Technology and Engineering
  • Agricultural Information Technology
  • Power Engineering
  • Production Engineering
  • Infrastructure Engineering
  • Motorsport Engineering
  • Metallurgy Engineering
  • Textile Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Marine Engineering
  • Naval Architecture
Below, you will find a brief description of some of the popular Engineering courses –
Mechanical Engineering primarily deals with the design, working, maintenance and operation of machines and their parts. It is a vast field and consists of disciplines such as – Automobile Engineering, Production Engineering, Industrial Engineering etc.
Electrical Engineering is one of the core branches of engineering. This branch primarily deals with generation and transmission of electricity, electric circuits, transformers etc. Electrical engineers may pursue Master’s Degree in fields such as CS, EC, Large Scale Integrated Circuits etc.
Civil Engineering, as we all know, primarily deals with planning, construction and maintenance of buildings and other physical structures (bridges, roads, canals, dams etc). It is a very important branch of engineering. It is a vast field and consists of sub-disciplines such as – transportation engineering, irrigation engineering, infrastructure engineering etc.
Chemical Engineering primarily deals with chemical reaction, chemical processes and production of various types of chemicals. Chemical engineers are usually hired by refineries, fertilizer manufacturing firms, chemical factories and oil and natural gas firms.
Computer Science Engineering primarily deals with computer hardware, software and programming. Coding has gained huge popularity in recent times. We rely on software for tasks such as – banking, finance, education, healthcare, business etc. For creating software, we need computer engineers! Skilled computer engineers are capable of planning, designing, developing and testing software.
IT stands for Information Technology. We rely on IT systems for tasks such as – banking, education, business, healthcare etc. In order to design, develop, install and operate IT systems, we need skilled IT Engineers.
IC stands for Instrumentation and Control. This branch primarily deals with – hydraulics, pneumatic systems, instrumentation, control systems etc. It is a job oriented branch and is known to generate ample job opportunities.
EC stands for Electronics and Communication Engineering. This branch primarily deals with electronic systems, equipment, communication systems, electromagnetic waves etc.
Electronics Engineering primarily deals with electronic systems, circuits, electronic equipment etc. Programming and automation are also important parts of this branch.
Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering deals with electronics as well as telecommunication systems. Though this branch is similar to EC and Electronics Engineering, it focuses extensively on communication systems.
Petroleum Engineering primarily deals with exploration & surveying of potential reservoirs, extraction, processing, storage and transportation of petroleum and other by-products. Petroleum Engineering can broadly be classified into three sections – upstream, midstream and downstream. Petroleum Engineers are usually hired by refineries, oil and natural gas firms, chemical factories and oil and gas exploration firms.
Aeronautical Engineering primarily deals with the design, making, maintenance and operation of aircraft and its parts. Engine, wings, electronic systems – this branch covers everything related to an aircraft! There are specializations within this branch. For example – avionics. This specialization focuses on electronics systems used in the field of aviation! Similarly, there’s also a specialization that focuses on mechanical parts and machine used in the field of aviation.
Automobile Engineering can be said to be a part of Mechanical Engineering. This branch made a place of its own after automobile technology has made advance in leaps and bounds! This branch primarily deals with the design, manufacturing, maintenance and research of automobiles!
Mining Engineering primarily deals with exploration and surveying of mines. Mining is carried out in order to obtain minerals, coal, metals, oil, natural gas etc. Mining is a complex process. It involves advanced surveying technology, complex drilling equipment, mathematics, physics and geology!
Biotechnology is a relatively new branch of engineering. It combines biology, engineering and technology for the betterment of our lives. There are many applications to this branch. Notable areas are – healthcare, agriculture, food production and nutrition.
Genetic Engineering combines elements of genetics, biology, engineering and technology. The main aim of this branch is to modify and engineer the genetic structure so that desired results and properties can be achieved at cellular and molecular level! The applications of this branch are many. Notable areas of application are – healthcare, nutrition, food processing and agriculture.
Plastic Engineering deals with the processing, production and study of plastic products and materials. Plastic is used for making household utensils, toys etc. It is also used in the pharmaceutical sector. Plastic engineers are knowledgeable about the chemistry, material science, polymer processing and product design.
Food Processing and Technology combines concepts of agriculture, chemistry, food processing and technology. As a result, this branch is capable of increasing food production and improving nutrition standards! Food Technology graduates are usually hired by food processing firms and Government agencies.
Agricultural Engineering combines the concepts of agricultural science, technology and engineering together! As a result, this branch is capable of improving agricultural productivity by increasing production and eliminating crop diseases!
Textile Engineering primarily deals with textile machinery, processes, material and production. The textile sector is known to use heavy machinery for processing and production. It also involves chemical processes!
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B.SC. COURSES

B.Sc. program, the course duration is 3 years. After graduation, one may go for PG course- M.Sc. It lasts for 2 years. Some B.Sc. courses are-

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  • BSc. Agriculture
  • BSc. Horticulture
  • BSc. Forestry
  • BSc. IT
  • BSc. Computer Science
  • BSc. Chemistry
  • BSc. Mathematics
  • BSc. Physics
  • BSc. Hotel Management
  • BSc. Nautical Science
  • BSc. Sports Management
  • BSc. Electronics
  • BSc. Electronics and Communication
  • BSc. Biotechnology
  • BSc. Aviation
  • BSc. Animation and Multimedia
Below, you will find brief description about some of the popular B.Sc. courses –
B.Sc. Agriculture program focuses on agriculture science and is aimed at producing skilled agriculture professionals. The course consists of elements of science, biology, technology, chemistry and agriculture science.
B.Sc. Forestry program primarily deals with forest science, environmental science, biology, agriculture and technology.
B.Sc. IT program deals with Information Technology. The course covers topics such as – IT systems, DBMS, Operating System etc.
B.Sc. Computer Science program deals with topics such as – programming languages, computer hardware, software, mathematics, probability etc.
B.Sc. Chemistry course primarily deals with chemical reactions, processes, products etc. If you are passionate about chemistry, this course will be of help to you!
B.Sc. Mathematics course focuses on mathematics subject. This academic program is well known for its detailed approach towards mathematics.
B.Sc. Physics course focuses on physics subject. This academic program is well known for its detailed approach towards physics.
B.Sc. Hotel Management course covers subjects such as – HR Management, Operations management, hotel and hospitality management, finance management, material management etc.
B.Sc. Nautical Science course will help you build a rewarding career in the merchant navy sector. The academic program is 3 years long. Here’s a merchant navy entrance test – IMU CET. 
B.Sc. Electronics course deals with electronics. The course covers topics such as – electronic systems, equipment, circuits etc. 
B.Sc. Biotechnology is a job oriented course. The academic program is 3 years long. It combines biology, engineering and technology for the betterment of our lives. There are many applications to this branch. Notable areas are – healthcare, agriculture, food production and nutrition.

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B.C.A.

B.C.A. stands for Bachelor of Computer Applications. Like B.Sc., B.C.A. too is a 3 years long course. This course focuses on Computers, software and applications, programming languages etc.
 After getting B.C.A. Degree, one may also go for PG course- M.C.A. It is a Master program and lasts 2 years. Talking about job opportunities, one may find jobs in both private as well as Government sectors.

B.ARCH.

B.Arch. stands for Bachelor of Architecture. Explaining in simple terms, it is a branch that deals with planning and construction of homes, buildings, commercial structures, public utility structures etc.
Duration of B.Arch. course is 5 years. Talking about job opportunities, one may get into MNCs and top players operating in the Construction as well as building sector. Also, if you are creative and passionate, you may also start up on your own, planning, designing and creating homes and small projects. Gradually, you may climb the ladder and branch out onto bigger ventures!

B.PHARMACY

Pharmacy course is all about the pharmaceutical sector. It deals with topics such as making medicines, chemicals involved in making medicines, uses of medicines etc. This course is 4 years long.
After completing B.Pharm., one may follow it up with the Master’s Degree- M.Pharm.! Talking about job opportunities, Pharmaceutical companies are the prime job providers. One may also get job in hospitals that hires chemists. Government sector jobs are also available for graduates, such as- in Government hospitals, as an Officer in the Drugs department
Opening one’s own shop is another option! A combination of B.Pharm. and M.Pharm. can also ensure you a job in Research sector as well as teaching sector!

B.B.A.

B.B.A. stands for Bachelor of Business Administration. B.B.A. program’s duration is 3 years. On completion, one may also go for M.B.A. (Master of Business Administration), which lasts for 2 years.

COMMERCIAL PILOT TRAINING

After 12th standard, Mathematics group students may also go for Commercial Pilot training and become a Commercial Pilot! For this, they have to attend a Flight Training school. The course duration varies from one institute to another! In general, it lasts between 2-3 years. After finishing training, one may land the job of a Ferry pilot or Commercial pilot in Private or Nationalized Airline companies! After retirement, one may also become a trainer. This, according to me is an added advantage that this field offers!

DIPLOMA COURSE IN FIRE SAFETY AND TECHNOLOGY

This is a job oriented Fire and Safety course that 12th science Mathematics group students may pursue. There are many private institutes offering Diploma as well as certificate programs, when it comes to this course. Duration of the course may vary from one institute to another. But usually, it is between 1-3 years. Job profiles consists of Safety Engineer, Fire Safety Officer, Safety Management professional, Instructor, Safety Technology Consultant, etc.

MERCHANT NAVY RELATED COURSES

Looking from career prospects’ point of view, Merchant Navy is a well rewarding sector! The remuneration is generally high. But the work involved requires hard work and determination.
Talking about Merchant Navy sector, there are various job posts available, like- Marine Engineer, Sailor etc. Based on the job post, there are number of courses available too. Some of the courses are- marine technology and engineering and diploma course to become sailor.
Some of the notable merchant navy courses after 12th are –
  • B.E. or B.Tech. in Marine Engineering
  • B.E. or B.Tech. in Naval Architecture
  • BSc. Nautical Science
  • Diploma in Nautical Science

JOIN ARMED FORCES

Yes, this is a good option, but there is an age limit. You have to be 19 years old or younger to appear for NDA (National Defence Academy) exam. You must also have completed your 12th standard exams with A group. If you manage to pass NDA exam and SSB interview, you will get admission in NDA, Pune. You have to do a Bsc course there along with military training and studies. After 3 years in NDA and a year at IMA (Indian Military Academy), you will get a job in Indian Armed forces as an officer.

DIPLOMA COURSES

If you don’t get admission in engineering, you can take admission in Diploma engineering (Mechanical/Chemical/Electrical/Civil and most other prominent Engineering disciplines). After completing your diploma, you can go for a degree. After you get your diploma, you have to attend an engineering college for only 2 years to get a degree using the lateral entry scheme!

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  • Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering
  • Diploma in Civil Engineering
  • Diploma in Chemical Engineering
  • Diploma in Mining Engineering
  • Diploma in Computer Science Engineering
  • Diploma in Marine Engineering
  • Diploma in EC Engineering
  • Diploma in IC Engineering
  • Diploma in Metallurgy
  • Diploma in Sound Engineering
Apart from the traditional Diploma Engineering programs, there exists many other job oriented Diploma courses too. Some of them are short term and some others last more than a year when it comes to duration. Some such job oriented Diploma courses that one may pursue after 12th Science stream are-
  • Diploma in Print Media Journalism
  • Diploma in Animation and Multimedia
  • Diploma in Film making, Video Production and Editing
  • Diploma in Biotechnology
  • Diploma in Interior Designing
  • Diploma in Jewellery Designing
  • Diploma in Education Technology
  • Diploma in Retail Management
  • Diploma in English Teaching
  • Diploma in Fashion Designing
  • Diploma in Banking and Finance
  • Diploma in Yoga Education
  • Diploma in Event Management

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OTHER COURSES

There are various other good courses like Hotel Management, Fire Safety Technology, Welding Technology and Software/Hardware courses. These courses also offer good job opportunities. Make sure that you get admission in an institute that is approved by the Government.

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Diploma course to become Air Hostess is another hot course for 12th passed students. Students who wish to have an exciting and adventurous career can opt for this course. The job involves lots of traveling and the pay scale is promising. After retiring from the profession, one can take up secondary jobs in fields related to hospitality. Even males can take up this course since male flight attendants are also in huge demand these days, due to new private airlines opening up. Science stream students are also eligible to pursue courses from other streams also. For example, they are eligible to pursue B.Com., Chartered Accountancy and even relevant B.A. programs also! A list of such courses are as follows-
  • BCom. (relevant fields like statistics)
  • Bachelor of  Social Work
  • Mass Communication and Journalism (B.A. program)
  • Animation and Multimedia (B.A. program)
  • Performing Arts
  • Language Courses (Foreign Languages are promising)
  • Banking and Finance (B.A. program)
  • M.S. (Management course)
  • B.A.+M.B.A. (Integrated course)
  • Diploma in Film Making and Video Editing
  • Air Hostess/Cabin Crew training course
  • Diploma in Event Management
  • Ethical Hacking Courses
  • Digital Marketing Courses

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DESIGN RELATED COURSES

Bachelor Programs in Design Field- Science stream graduates who have a flair for designing and fashion can take up any of these design related branches and build a good career. A list of programs that I found interesting are-

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  1. Bachelor of Design (Fashion Designing)– A well known course being taught in NIFT (National Institute of Fashion Technology), this one is a 4 year long course. The program is much sought after by students interested in designing clothes and apparels. The job prospects are good, when it comes to this particular course. After graduating, one has a wide choice of potential careers to choose from. Some of them are- designers, freelance design consultants, costume designers, illustrators etc. Also, graduates can easily land jobs in MNCs related to clothing line and designer wears.
  2. Bachelor of Design (Leather Design)– Like the previous entry, this one is also a 4 year long course. Job opportunities are abundant in this field also. Primarily, this field is associated with designing of leather products, mass manufacturing of it, management of the good, transportation etc.
  3. Bachelor of Design (Accessory Designing)– The duration of this course is 4 years long. This field is all about designing high end and innovative designed and crafted accessories, ornaments etc. Not just ornaments, this field also deals with accessories like footwear, interior design goods etc.
  4. Bachelor of Design (Textile Design)– 4 years long course. Deals with all aspects associated with the field of textile manufacturing, processing, designing and management. One of the most popular courses offered by NIFT. Graduates will be able to find jobs easily in industries associated with clothes and textile industry.
  5. Bachelor of Design (Knitwear Designing)– Knit wear is emerging as the next big thing in the design and textile world. This 4 year long course deals with the fundamentals of knitting and also incorporates knowledge about state of the art methods and equipment too!
  6. Bachelor of Design (Fashion Communication)– This is a new course, but surely high on promise and potential. In a nutshell, it is all about merchandising (visual), exhibiting design, fashion journalism etc. Graduates can be expected to get hired by media houses, as a fashion consultant. Graduates can also become chief organizers of fashion events.
  7. Animation film Design– A 4 year long course offered by the prestigious NID (National Institute of Design). Graduates of this course can become independent animators, work under big Indian and International media production houses, advertising houses etc. The job scope is promising, when it comes to this particular field.
  8. Ceramic and Glass Design– This activity has been practiced by man since ancient times. This 4 year long course offered by NID also imparts ancient techniques as well as state of the art methods also!
  9. Furniture and Interior Design– A 4 years long course. Deals with various aspects of designing, manufacturing, processing etc of wooden and other types of furniture and interior designing goodies.
  10. Product Design– This field is all about designing useful products or innovating and improving the design of already created products. This 4 year course is all about innovative attitude and making things more useful to mankind by improving its design!

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BACHELOR OF INTERIOR DESIGN

There are many institutes (especially private ones) offering this course. They offer Diploma as well as certificate courses. But try to get admission into premier institutes like CEPT and choose this course.

TEACHING & EDUCATION COURSES

Such courses are commonly known and the teachers training course. Usually B.Ed. is the most important course, when it comes to this category of professional courses. And it can be pursued only after graduation. But there also exists some teaching related courses, which can be done right after 12th science! They are-
  • BEl.Ed. (Bachelor of Elementary Education, 4 years long course)
  • Diploma in Elementary Education
  • P.Ed. (Bachelor of Physical Education)
  • Primary Teachers Training course (can follow it up with B.Ed.)

PHARM D

Pharm D stands for Doctor of Pharmacy. It is a Doctoral Degree program. The course duration is 6 years (5 years long academic program and 1 year long internship program). Like B Pharmacy, Pharm D is another professional course, which both Mathematics and Biology group students may pursue.

MANAGEMENT COURSES

After 12th Science (Mathematics group), students are also eligible to pursue management education. BBA (already mentioned) is the most popular choice among students these days. Many undergraduate level management programs are available (both Degree and Diploma). Here are some well known degree courses-
  • B.A. (Bachelor of Business Administration)
  • M.S. (Bachelor of Management Studies)
  • Integrated B.B.A. + M.B.A. program (5 years duration)
  • H.M. (Bachelor of Hotel Management)
  • Retail Management (Diploma)
  • B.E. (Bachelor of Business Economics)
  • B.S. (Bachelor of Business Studies)
  • I.B.F. (Bachelor of International Business and Finance)

DEGREE COURSES FROM OTHER STREAMS

Mathematics group students are also eligible to pursue courses from other streams after 12th! Some examples of such courses are- B.Com., B.A., Management courses etc. While selecting such a course, make sure that it is a relevant and useful one. Some such courses are-
  • BCom. (relevant specialization)
  • A. (relevant specialization)
  • Bachelor of Social Work
  • CA (Chartered Accountancy)
  • CS (Company Secretary Course)
  • CMA (Certified Management Accountant)
  • Actuarial Science
  • Bachelor of Statistics

 

Below listed are the courses that students who had Physics, Chemistry and Biology as their main subjects in 12th may pursue-

 MBBS

The most sought after course, in case of Biology group students. The duration of this course is five and a half years. Academic duration is four and a half years. This is followed by an internship that lasts a year. So, combining them together, the duration of MBBS program turns out to be 5.5 years!

BDS

BDS stands for Bachelor of Dental Surgery. The course duration is 5 years. Of those 5 years, classroom studies make up 4 years. 1 year is dedicated towards internship!

B.PHARMACY.

Pharmacy course is all about the pharmaceutical sector. It deals with topics such as making medicines, chemicals involved in making of medicines, uses of medicines etc. This course is 4 years long.
After completing B.Pharm., one may follow it up with the Master’s Degree- M.Pharm.! Talking about job opportunities, Pharmaceutical companies are the prime job providers. One may also get job in hospitals that hire chemists. Government sector jobs are also available for graduates, such as- in Government hospitals, as an Officer in the Drugs department etc.
Opening one’s own shop is another option! A combination of B.Pharm. and M.Pharm. can also ensure you a job in the Research sector as well as the teaching sector!

B.A.M.S.

B.A.M.S. stands for Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery. If you want to become an Ayurveda Doctor, B.A.M.S. course is for you! The course duration is five and a half years. Four and a half years are dedicated towards classroom courses and rest 1 year towards internship.

PHARM.D.

Pharm.D. is a unique course! Its name may sound similar to Pharmacy course. But it has got more to it than just the elements of Pharmacy program!
Pharm.D. can be said to be a mixture of B.Pharm., M.Pharm. as well as MBBS! Yes, this course got elements from all the above mentioned courses!
This obviously means that the course duration will be pretty long, thanks to the enormous amount of study material that it consists of. The course duration is 6 long years!

B.SC. NURSING

In Healthcare sector, the demand for well trained and qualified nurses is huge! The demand is increasing with time, but the supply, the number of qualified nurses graduating each year, is not satisfying this demand! In short, qualified nurses are well valued and are rewarded well for their service!
B.Sc. Nursing course is 3 years long. It can be followed up with an M.Sc. Degree. There is a notion that this course is meant exclusively for girls. But it is not true at all! Male candidates too may pursue it. Ample amounts of jobs are available in both Private as well as Government sectors. Private as well as Government Hospitals are keen to recruit well qualified nurses!

B.H.M.S.

B.H.M.S. stands for Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery. This course deals with Homeopathic medicines and procedures in detail. The course duration is five and a half years.
What makes this course valuable is the fact that there are still many people who rely on Homeopathic medication and treatment. So, finding job in Private hospitals won’t be a problem for B.H.M.S. Graduates.

BACHELOR OF PHYSIOTHERAPY

Physiotherapy professionals are well valued in Healthcare sector. They are required to help patients recover and rehabilitate from muscular injuries and physical injuries through non surgical methods.
The course duration is four and a half years. 4 years are dedicated towards classroom studies and practical lessons. 6 months are dedicated towards internship.
Talking about career prospects, after graduation, one may take up job of a physiotherapist in private as well as Government hospitals. One may also start one’s own venture.

B.SC. COURSES

Some other 3 years long B.Sc. courses that PCB group students may pursue are-

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  • BSc. Biochemistry
  • BSc. Biology
  • BSc. Physics
  • BSc. Chemistry
  • BSc. Environmental Science
  • BSc. Biotechnology
  • BSc. Nursing
  • BSc. Occupational Therapy
  • BSc. Physiotherapy
  • BSc. Radiology
  • BSc. Bioinformatics
  • BSc. Anthropology
  • BSc. Microbiology
  • BSc. Zoology
  • BSc. Forensic Science
  • BSc. Agriculture
  • BSc. Pathology
  • BSc. Speech Therapy
  • BF.Sc. (Fisheries Science)
  • BSc. Horticulture
  • BSc. Genetics
  • BSc. Health Science and Nutrition
  • BSc. Sports Science
  • BSc. Audiology
  • BSc. Botany
  • BSc. Operation Theatre Technology
  • BSc. Anaesthesia and Operation Theatre Technology
  • BSc. Medical Laboratory Technology

Below, you will find brief description about some of the popular B.Sc. courses. Here they are –

B.Sc. Biology course deals with Biology subject. The academic program is 3 years long. The course is well known for its detailed approach towards Biology subject.

B.Sc. Nursing is a very popular choice among Biology group students. The academic program is 3 years long. The academic program consists of a mixture of classroom lectures and practical training!

B.Sc. Occupational Therapy course is 3 years long. Occupational therapy is technically related to healthcare sector. Occupational therapists primarily deals with rehabilitation of patients (suffering from physical, social, emotional problems etc).

B.Sc. Radiology course is 3 years long. Technically, it is a paramedical course. If you want to become a Medical Imaging professional, this course will be of help to you. B.Sc. Radiology course deals with medical imaging techniques, equipment and practices. Radiology graduates are usually hired by imaging labs, hospitals and clinics.

B.Sc. Zoology course is 3 years long. It is a very popular choice among Biology group students. The course primarily deals with animal science.

B.Sc. Microbiology is a 3 years long course. Microbiology is a vast field. It primarily deals with the study of microorganisms (fungi, algae, bacteria, virus etc). It has many areas of application such as – pathology, healthcare, nutrition etc.

B.Sc. Anthropology is a 3 years long program. This course is popular among Biology group students. Primarily, this course deals with the study of humanities, natural science and social science.

B.Sc. Botany is a 3 years long course. It is a very popular choice among Biology group students. In simple terms, Botany means plant science.

B.Sc. Operation Theatre Technology course is also known as OTT program. Technically, it is a paramedical course. If you want to become an Operation Theatre Technician, this course will be of help to you. The academic program is 3 years long.

B.Sc. Medical Laboratory Technology course is also known as MLT course. Technically, it is a paramedical course. If you want to become a Laboratory Technician, this course will be of help to you! The academic program is 3 years long.

B.Sc. Audiology is a 3 years long course. Audiology primarily deals with the study of hearing, balance, disorders related to hearing and hearing equipment.

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DIPLOMA COURSES

Listed below are some job oriented Diploma courses, which Biology Group students may pursue after 12th. Their duration may vary from 6 months to 1 year. Traditional Diploma course may last even longer than the period mentioned above.

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  • Diploma in Pharmacy
  • Diploma in Medical Electronics
  • Diploma in Forestry
  • Diploma in Toxicology
  • Diploma in Interior Designing
  • Diploma in Fashion Designing
  • Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Diploma in Yoga Education
  • Diploma in Food Science and Nutrition
  • Diploma in Nursing
  • Diploma in Event Management
  • Diploma in General Nursing and Midwifery
  • Diploma in Operation Theatre Technology
  • Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Diploma in Anaesthesia Technology

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B.U.M.S.

BUMS stands for Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery. It is a 4½ years long professional course. After completing the course, Graduate must also do an unpaid internship lasting a duration of 1 year. Thus, it takes 5½ years to complete this course!

B.A.S.L.P.

BASLP stands for Bachelor of Audiology Speech Language Pathology. It is a course that focuses on Audiology, hearing disorders, auditory systems, speech language therapy, hearing implants etc. It is a 4 years long course. After completing the course, Graduates will have to do a 1 year long Internship program. Thus, in total, it takes 5 years to complete this course.
After completing the course, Graduates will be able to find a job in the following sectors- marketing of hearing implants, rehabilitation clinics (for people suffering from hearing disorders), Clinics and Hospitals, Special Schools and Educational Institutes (for children suffering from hearing disorders) and Hearing aid manufacturing industries.

JOB ORIENTED COURSES

AIR HOSTESS TRAINING

To become an Air Hostess, one has to undergo training. There are many private institutes providing Diploma, Degree as well as Certificate Air Hostess training courses. Duration may vary depending upon the program. Generally, it lasts between 1-2 years.

EVENT MANAGEMENT COURSES

Event Management course is very job oriented. Certificate, Diploma as well as Degree courses are available, when it comes to Event Management. Course duration varies between 1-3 years, depending upon the program.

HOSPITALITY DIPLOMA COURSES

Hospitality sector is booming. And with it, the job opportunities associated with this field are also increasing! Degree, Diploma as well a Certificate programs related to Hospitality Management are available as of now. A 4 years long B.H.M. (Bachelor of Hotel Management) course would be the best one among all of those Hospitality courses.

LAW

12th Science students are also eligible to study law from Law schools! One has to choose to pursue it as an integrated Law course lasting five years though! For example- B Sc+LLB, BBA+LLB etc. This is how integrated courses works! Talking about job opportunities, one may start working for Law firms. After gaining experience, one may start private practice too!

ANIMATION, GRAPHICS AND MULTIMEDIA

If you have the right set of skills, the field of Animation and multimedia will help you build a successful career. This is a field that requires creativity, if you want to thrive!
Diploma courses lasting 1-2 years are offered by many institutes throughout India. B.Sc. courses related to Animation and Multimedia, lasting 3 years, are also offered by many Institutes across India. 12th passed science stream students may also go for B.A. Animation and Multimedia course! Even though this course is from another stream, science students are eligible to study it!

FASHION TECHNOLOGY/DESIGN

Institute like NIFT (National Institute of Fashion Technology) is offering 4 year Degree course in Fashion Technology. Also, there are number of private institutes offering Diploma as well as certificate courses too. In those cases, the typical course duration is between 1-2 years. Design related courses too could be pursued by students hailing from both groups- Mathematics and Biology.

JOURNALISM AND MASS COMMUNICATION

Trains one to become a part of the media sector. Typical course offers programs related to news reporting, journalism, photography and video shooting, anchoring, news presenting etc.
Diploma as well as Degree courses are offered by many private Mass Communication institutes. Course duration varies between 1-3 years. Major media houses- print and Digital- offers ample job opportunities. B.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication is another Degree course being offered by many colleges in India. Even though it is an Arts stream subject, science students may pursue it after 12th!

WEB DEVELOPMENT AND DESIGNING

There are Diploma as well as certificate courses offered by private institutes. Course duration varies, depending upon the program. Usually, they last between 6 months- 2 years.
Web development sector is booming. MNCs and small businesses offer good number of job opportunities. One may also start freelancing/start one’s own web designing firm.

 

Apart from traditional Science stream courses (Mathematics and Biology Groups) and other job oriented Diploma, Certificate and Computer courses, Science stream passed students are also eligible to apply for and pursue Commerce as well as Arts stream courses! Yes, many students and parents are unaware of this fact! A Science stream student can pursue Commerce stream courses like B.Com., CA (Chartered Accountancy), Company Secretaryship course etc. Similarly, he/ she may also pursue Arts stream courses like B.A., Bachelor of Performing Arts etc. If you want to switch your stream and pursue courses from other streams, you are very much eligible to do so. But note that the syllabus and study material will be totally new to you in College, if you make a switch of stream.