After 12th Career for Science and Commerce
Most of us talk about career after 12th class, whenever we are appearing for 12th pre board/board exam or awaited with the result. But, I would suggest that one must think about career moment when he/she needs to choose a stream in 11th class. It’s always worth off to be decided about the career choice in well advanced. There are various students who are clear since childhood; however there are some who are confused and looking for right guidance to build the secured future. In whatever category, you may fall off, it is important that career decision must be taken considering the following criteria:
Always, give your interest a priority, as it helps you to stay focus on a particular field for a longer period of time, since you never lose interest.
- Understanding of the course
It’s really important to have an understanding about the course, what’s it’s duration, course structure or fee. It will help you to be prepared before entering the course.
- Future Prospects
One must explore what career opportunities are available after the course; especially you are looking forward to pursue an offbeat course.
Now, let’s talk about the career after 12th Class basis different streams:
1. Science – Non Medical:
- Engineering Course
Minimum Eligibility: 50% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology
Streams Availability: Mechanical, IT, Metallurgical, Chemical, Civil, Electronics and Computer Science
Now, look at the details of engineering major entrance exams:
|Entrance Exam||College/University||Online Application
|Exam Date||Exam Fee||Online Admit Card and Result|
|JEE Mains||Accepted by All Major Engineering College Across the Country||7th February 2020||3rd to 9th April 2020||Rs. 650/-for General
Rs. 325 for SC, ST, PWD
|6th March 2020 for opening of online Admit CardResult will be declared on 30th April 2020|
|JEE Advanced||Accepted by All the IIT’s||May 3rd to May 9th, 2020||17th May, 2020||Rs. 1300/- for SC, ST and Female Candidates||
Second week of May 2020 for opening of online Admit Card
Result will be declared on 8th June 2020
Other entrance exams:
- BITSAT entrance test for BITS Pilani
- SRMJEEE entrance exam for SRM Chennai
- VITEEE entrance exam for VIT University
- IPU CET for Indraprastha University, Delhi
Job Positions: Chief Planning Engineer, Electrical Engineer, Software Engineer, CAD Specialist, Automation Engineer, Reliance, Machine Designer etc.
Job Recruiters: BHEL, Indian Oils, Wipro, Samsung, LG, HCL, IBM, HP, Tata Motors
B. Engineering Diploma Courses
Minimum Eligibility: 10+2
Duration: 3 years
Admission Process: Entrance Test:
Course Fee: Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 5 Lakhs
Top Universities: Lovely Professional University, Rameshwaram Institute of Technology and Management, Galgotias University, Rai University and Amity University, Noida
Top Recruiting Companies: SAIL, Bajaj, Hero, Ford, Aban Group, COAL India, Leyland Ford, Honda BARC
Job Positions: Diploma Engineer Trainee, Manufacturing Manager, Mechanical Designer, Diploma Engineer Trainee, Consultant Mechanical and Instructional Designer
2. Science – Medical:
A. MBBS/BDS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery/ Bachelor of Dental Surgery)
Pursuing MBBS is one of the major career options posts 12th for medical students.
Eligibility Criteria: 10+2 with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology along with English.
Now, look at the major MBBS entrance exams:
Conducted by: CBSE
Date of Online Application: 2nd December 2019
Entrance Test Date: 3rd May 2020
Admit Card Release: 27th March 2020
General/OBC Category: Rs. 1400
SC/ST/PWD: Rs. 750
Result Date: 4th June 2020
Other entrance exams:
- Armed Forces Medical College Entrance for Armed Forces Medical College
- AIIMS MBBS for National level exam conducted by AIIMS
- JIPMER MBBS Entrance Test conducted by Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research
- AIPVT for the All India Pre Veterinary Test
Job Positions: Child specialist, Physician
B. BHMS (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine & Surgery)
BHMS course runs for 5.5 years, which has been regulated by the Central Council of Homeopathy.
The course fee ranges from INR 2 Lakhs to 3 Lakhs.
Eligibility: 50% in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Biology.
Admission Procedure: After clearing NEET exam, participate in counseling and get admission
Top Colleges: Shivaji University
Job Scope: Professor or researcher in Homeopathic College, and Homeopathic Practitioner
C. BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery)
BAMS course runs for 5.5 years and regulated by the Central Council of Indian Medicine.
The course fee ranges from Rs. 2, 75,000 to Rs. 4, 00,000.
Eligibility: 50% in 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, Biology and English.
Admission Procedure: Clear Admission Tests like: Andhra Pradesh Engineering Agriculture, Telangana State Engineering Agriculture, Assam Combined Entrance Examination (Assam CEE)
KLE University All Indian Entrance Test (KLEU AICT), and Medical Common Entrance Test (AP EAMCET), and and Medical Common Entrance Test (TS EAMCET).
Top Colleges: Baba Farid University of Health Sciences, Faridkot
Job Scope: Scientist, Researcher, Therapist, Health Consultant for Organic Products, Medical Analyst and Ayurvedic Doctor
D. B. Pharma (Bachelor of Pharmacy)
B. Pharma course runs for 4 years and regulated by Pharmacy Council of India.
The course fee ranges from Rs. 40,000 to Rs. 1, 00, 000.
Eligibility: 50% in 10+2 with Biology/Mathematics as one of the compulsory subjects.
Admission Procedure: The national level entrance exam is Graduate Pharmacy Aptitude Test (GPAT 2020)
Top Colleges: JSS College of Pharmacy
Job Scope: Analytical Chemist, Medical Underwriter, Food and Drug Inspector, Pharmaceutical Marketing Expert, Hospital Drug Coordinator, Drug Therapist, etc.
E. B.P.T. (Bachelor of Physiotherapy)
The course duration of BPT is 4.5 Years and is regulated by the Indian Association of Physiotherapist.
The course ranges from INR 1 Lac to 5 Lakhs
Eligibility: 10+2 in Physics, Chemistry and Biology with minimum marks of 50% for General Category and 45% marks for SC/ST/OBC candidates.
Admission Procedure: CET (Common Entrance Test), Guru Govind Indraprastha University Physiotherapy Entrance Exam, JIPMER All India Entrance Exam
Top Colleges: NIMS University
Job Scope: Recruited by top hospitals, work as a professor in Physiotherapy College, may also run fitness center, may start their own clinic and can work along with Orthopedic Surgeons.
Hope this article has served its purpose, and brought clarity for making a right decision related to career after 12th. There are various options as discussed above, now, basis interest, future scope, opt for a wiser choice. All the Best!