Three major streams to choose from after matriculation are: Science, Commerce and Arts. In case you are not able to make up your mind for anything, I would strongly recommend choosing science as science offers the widest range of career options. Moreover, switching from science to commerce or arts field is comparatively very easy and many science graduates easily land almost all kinds of jobs with little or no training.
Science is undoubtedly the most popular option for career oriented people as this field grants access to careers in engineering, medicals and other research roles. As already mentioned, the students of science stream can very easily switch from science to commerce or arts.
Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology are the main subjects in the science stream which can be studied in PCM, PCB or PCMB combinations.
Here are a few popular career options if you opt science:
- Medical or MBBS
- Bachelor of Pharmacy
- Research Job
- Data Analytics
- Bachelor of Medical Lab Technology
- Forensic Science
After science, commerce is the second most popular choice. It is a business oriented stream and if you find interest in finance and economics, you can opt for this stream.
Here are a few popular career options if you opt commerce:
- Chartered Accountant
- Business Management
- Digital Marketing
- Human Resource Department
- Advertising and Sales
History, Political Science, Language subjects and Geography are the core subjects in this stream and if you are interested in academic research, or if you are creative or want to work in the social sectors, you can opt for the Arts stream.
Arts too offers a wide range of career options which are as good as the options provided by the Science or Commerce field.
Here are a few popular career options if you opt Arts:
- Media/ Journalism
- Teaching Job
- Content writer
- Social Work
- Product designing
Choosing the right stream is very important and the decision should be made by the students according to their skills, interests, and abilities. The right decision at the right time will help you achieve success and happiness. All the best to all the students for your future.