Career Options in Science

Why should you choose Science?

In Science stream,  you will be studying subjects like Maths, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany, Statistics, Live Sciences and Vocational Subjects, Computer Applications, I.T, Environmental Sciences, etc.

If you are interested in building your scientific knowledge, problem solving skills, technical skills, develop practical approach and want to get into research and development field, then choosing science stream will be best for you.

Career Options in Science

The chart below shows you the various career options available in science stream after passing 12 exams.

Career Options in Science

The chart below shows you the various career options available in science stream after passing 12 exams.

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Detailed Overview of Science Branches

After 10th

Diploma Programs

Diploma in Mechanical Engineering program imparts practical knowledge in mechanical systems and design, preparing students for roles in industries such as manufacturing, automotive, and aerospace.

Diploma in Civil Engineering focuses on construction and infrastructure development, this diploma equips students with skills in structural design, project management, and surveying for careers in construction firms, government agencies, and consulting firms.

Diploma in Chemical Engineering covers principles of chemical processes and industrial chemistry, this diploma prepares students for careers in chemical plants, pharmaceutical companies, and research laboratories.

Diploma in Computer Engineering provides training in computer hardware, software, and networking, this program prepares students for roles in IT support, software development, and system administration.

Diploma in Marine Technology offers specialized knowledge in maritime engineering, navigation, and marine systems, this program prepares students for careers in shipbuilding, offshore engineering, and marine transportation.

Diploma in Textile Technology focuses on textile production processes, fabric technology, and quality control, this diploma prepares students for roles in textile manufacturing, fashion design, and quality assurance.

Diploma in Automotive Technology provides hands-on training in automotive systems, diagnostics, and repair techniques, this program prepares students for careers as automotive technicians, service advisors, and parts specialists.

Diploma in Agriculture covers topics such as crop cultivation, soil management, and agricultural economics, this program prepares students for careers in farming, agribusiness, and agricultural research.

Diploma in Architecture offers training in architectural design, drafting, and construction principles, this program prepares students for careers as architectural assistants, draftspersons, and building designers.

Diploma in Orthopaedics provides specialized training in orthopaedic procedures, patient care, and medical terminology, this program prepares students for roles as orthopaedic technologists, surgical assistants, and medical office administrators.

Diploma in Clinical Research focuses on clinical trial management, research methodology, and regulatory affairs, this program prepares students for careers in pharmaceutical companies, contract research organizations (CROs), and academic research institutions.

After 12th

Entrance Exams

Merchant Navy involves commercial shipping operations, offering careers in navigation, engineering, and maritime logistics, with opportunities to work aboard cargo ships, tankers, and cruise liners.

NDA is a premier institution for training officers for the Indian Armed Forces, offering a comprehensive curriculum in military sciences, leadership, and physical fitness.

NID is a prestigious institution for design education, offering programs in disciplines such as industrial design, communication design, and textile design, fostering creativity and innovation.

NIFT is renowned for its fashion design programs, providing training in design, technology, and management for careers in the fashion industry.

Fashion design involves creating clothing and accessories, combining artistic vision with technical skills to meet market demands and trends, offering opportunities in fashion houses, retail, and entrepreneurship.

A five-year law program offers comprehensive legal education, covering various aspects of law and jurisprudence, preparing students for careers as lawyers, legal advisors, and judges.

BSM focuses on the management and administration of sports organizations, events, and facilities, offering career opportunities in sports marketing, sponsorship, and athlete management.

NEET is a national-level medical entrance exam in India, required for admission to undergraduate medical and dental programs, providing opportunities for careers in medicine and allied health sciences.

JEE is an entrance exam for admission to undergraduate engineering programs in India’s premier technical institutions like IITs, NITs, and IIITs, offering opportunities for careers in engineering and technology.

CET is a state-level entrance exam conducted by various states in India for admission to undergraduate programs in engineering, medicine, management, and other disciplines, facilitating education and career opportunities at the state level.

Graduation (Non-Medical) Courses

B.Tech programs provide specialized education in engineering and technology, emphasizing practical skills and theoretical knowledge for various career paths in industries and research.

B.E programs focus on the application of engineering principles and techniques to solve real-world problems, preparing students for careers in engineering practice and innovation.

Automobile Engineering focuses on the design, development, and maintenance of vehicles, offering opportunities in automotive manufacturing, research, and design.

Aerospace Engineering involves the design, development, and testing of aircraft and spacecraft, offering career opportunities in aerospace companies, research organizations, and government agencies.

Nuclear Engineering deals with the application of nuclear energy for various purposes such as power generation, medical imaging, and nuclear waste management, offering opportunities in power plants, research labs, and regulatory agencies.

Systems Engineering focuses on designing and managing complex systems, integrating various components to achieve optimal performance and functionality, offering career opportunities in diverse industries such as defense, aerospace, and telecommunications.

Geotechnical Engineering involves studying the behavior of soil and rock materials to design foundations, slopes, and retaining structures for construction projects, offering career opportunities in civil engineering firms, construction companies, and geotechnical consulting firms.

Electrical and Electronics Engineering focuses on the study of electrical systems, devices, and circuits, offering career opportunities in power generation, telecommunications, electronics manufacturing, and renewable energy industries.

B.Tech in Nanotechnology involves the study and manipulation of materials at the nanoscale, offering career opportunities in research, development, and commercialization of nanomaterials and nanodevices.

Mechanical Engineering involves the design, analysis, and manufacturing of mechanical systems and components, offering career opportunities in industries such as automotive, aerospace, energy, and manufacturing.

Civil Engineering focuses on the design, construction, and maintenance of infrastructure projects such as buildings, bridges, roads, and dams, offering career opportunities in construction companies, government agencies, and consulting firms.

Mining Engineering involves the extraction of minerals and resources from the earth, offering career opportunities in mining companies, mineral processing plants, and consulting firms.

Petroleum Engineering focuses on the exploration, production, and processing of oil and gas resources, offering career opportunities in oil and gas companies, drilling companies, and consulting firms.

Software Engineering involves the design, development, and maintenance of software systems, offering career opportunities in software companies, IT departments, and technology startups.

Marine Engineering involves the design, construction, and maintenance of ships and offshore structures, offering career opportunities in shipbuilding companies, marine transportation companies, and offshore oil and gas industry.

Industrial Engineering focuses on optimizing complex systems and processes to improve efficiency and productivity, offering career opportunities in manufacturing, logistics, and supply chain management.

Chemical Engineering involves the design, operation, and optimization of processes for the production of chemicals, materials, and energy, offering career opportunities in chemical plants, pharmaceutical companies, and research labs.

Electronics & Communication Engineering focuses on the design, development, and testing of electronic devices and communication systems, offering career opportunities in telecommunications, consumer electronics, and defense industries.

B.E in Mechanical Engineering provides specialized education in mechanical systems and design, preparing students for careers in industries such as automotive, aerospace, and manufacturing.

Data Science or Machine Learning involves analyzing large datasets to extract insights and make predictions, offering career opportunities in industries such as finance, healthcare, and e-commerce.

This program focuses on advanced construction techniques, materials, and management practices, preparing students for careers in construction project management, consulting, and research.

Naval Architecture involves designing ships and other marine structures, offering career opportunities in shipyards, marine consulting firms, and naval architecture research institutions.

This program provides specialized education in construction technology and management, preparing students for careers in construction project management, quality control, and site supervision.

This program provides specialized education in construction technology and management, preparing students for careers in construction project management, quality control, and site supervision.

Graduation (Medical) Courses

MBBS is an undergraduate degree in medicine, preparing students for a career as medical doctors, with training in diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases.

BDS is an undergraduate degree in dental surgery, providing training in dental care, oral health, and dental procedures, leading to a career as a dentist.

BSc Veterinary Science focuses on the study of animal health, husbandry, and disease management, preparing students for careers as veterinarians.

BSc Nursing provides training in nursing care, patient management, and healthcare delivery, preparing students for careers as registered nurses.

BSc Forensic Science involves the application of scientific principles to analyze evidence in criminal investigations, preparing students for careers in forensic laboratories and law enforcement agencies.

This program focuses on natural healing methods and yoga therapy, preparing students for careers in alternative medicine and holistic healthcare.

Stem Cell Therapy involves the use of stem cells to treat medical conditions and injuries, offering promising career opportunities in regenerative medicine and biotechnology.

BHMS focuses on the principles and practice of homeopathic medicine, preparing students for careers as homeopathic practitioners.

BAMS focuses on traditional Indian medicine and holistic healing, preparing students for careers as Ayurvedic doctors.

BPharm provides training in pharmaceutical sciences and medication management, preparing students for careers as pharmacists in healthcare settings.

B.Tech Biomedical Engineering involves the application of engineering principles to healthcare technology, preparing students for careers in medical device development and healthcare systems.

B.Tech Biotechnology focuses on the application of biological sciences to technology and industry, preparing students for careers in biotech research, pharmaceuticals, and agriculture.

This program provides training in physical therapy techniques and rehabilitation, preparing students for careers as physiotherapists.

BSc in Zoology involves the study of animal biology and ecology, preparing students for careers in research, conservation, and environmental management.

This program provides specialized education in zoological sciences, emphasizing research and fieldwork in animal biology.

This program combines advanced studies in zoology with biotechnology, offering career opportunities in research and biotech industries.

This interdisciplinary program focuses on animal biology and biotechnology, preparing students for careers in biotech research and animal science.

This program provides training in medical technology and diagnostic procedures, preparing students for careers as paramedical professionals.

BOT involves the use of therapeutic activities to help patients with physical or mental disabilities, preparing students for careers as occupational therapists.

This program focuses on aquaculture practices and fishery microbiology, preparing students for careers in fisheries management and aquaculture research.

BSc Microbiology involves the study of microorganisms and their applications, preparing students for careers in research, healthcare, and biotechnology.

This program focuses on animal breeding, nutrition, and dairy production, preparing students for careers in animal husbandry and dairy management.

BSc Radiology involves the study of medical imaging techniques, preparing students for careers as radiologic technologists and imaging specialists.

BSc Biology provides a comprehensive education in biological sciences, preparing students for careers in research, education, and environmental science.

BSc Agriculture involves the study of agricultural practices, crop production, and agribusiness management, preparing students for careers in farming, research, and agricultural development.

After Graduation

Post Graduation (Non-Medical) Courses

MS/MSc programs offer advanced education in various scientific disciplines, emphasizing research and specialized knowledge for career advancement or further study.

MTech/MEng programs provide specialized education in engineering fields, focusing on advanced technical skills, research, and innovation for career growth in industry or academia.

MCA programs offer comprehensive education in computer science and applications, preparing students for careers in software development, IT consulting, and systems analysis.

These courses focus on teaching the skills and techniques required to design, develop, and deploy mobile applications for various platforms, catering to the growing demand for mobile app developers in the digital market.

Post Graduation (Medical) Courses

MD programs provide advanced clinical training and specialization in medical fields, preparing physicians for specialized practice, research, or academic careers.

MS programs focus on surgical techniques, procedures, and patient care, training surgeons for specialized surgical practice, research, or academic pursuits.

M.Sc in Life Sciences involves the study of living organisms and their interactions, offering specialized knowledge and skills for careers in research, biotechnology, and healthcare.

M.Sc Microbiology focuses on the study of microorganisms and their applications, preparing students for careers in research, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology.

M.Sc Forensic Science involves the application of scientific principles to analyze evidence in criminal investigations, preparing students for careers in forensic laboratories and law enforcement agencies.

M Pharm programs provide specialized education in pharmaceutical sciences and medication management, preparing students for careers in pharmaceutical research, development, and manufacturing.