There is a wide range of career options after 12th that can be chosen after passing the 12th-grade examinations, all you need to do is to score good marks. Some may want to build their career in engineering, some in academics, while some in vocational fields. If you looking for a career in the professional field then you can go for technical courses like architecture and engineering.
Your career choice will be totally dependent on the stream you select in class 12. Students who are not sure about the career they want to get into after 12th grade, they take up any stream in school with an aim to score good marks, and suffer in long run. It will be great if you take help from a career counselor before you decide on the subjects for the school.
If you belong to commerce stream, there are multiple career options available for you. You can go for chartered accountancy (CA) course, company secretary course, computer studies or business management. Most of the commerce stream students prefer to go with Bachelor’s of Commerce degree before preparing for CA degree. As every year only a negligible percentage of applicants qualify for CA examinations.
If you belong to arts or humanities, you can opt several creative courses after 12th. You can take up a bachelor’s degree in arts subjects. Learning a foreign language can lead to interpreter’s job in embassies. You may choose to learn German, French, Russian or Spanish languages and build a career in that. Preparing for State or Indian Civil Service Examinations could be a choice for you. There are also courses in mass communication, advertising, media studies, journalism, business management, travel and performing arts.
If you are a science stream student, then you have maximum career options. You can take up engineering in streams like civil, mechanical, metallurgy, electronics, computers, aeronautics etc. If you want a career in biotechnology, biochemistry, agricultural science, microbiology, medicine etc., then you need to have studied chemistry, biology, and physics in class 12th.
Vocational courses could be a choice for students after passing their 12th grade, which can be in the fields of nursing, occupational therapy, hotel management, physiotherapy, computers, hospitality management etc. You can also take up courses in aviation, jewelry designing, fashion technology, radio jockey etc. The best course that student are running for is the Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA). Whatever course you choose, make sure it takes you to the career you always wanted to get into.