Career after Graduation

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  1.   Further Study Option
  2.   Job Possibilities
Have you completed your Graduation recently and feeling confused about what to do next in future? While some students know exactly that what career, option to choose and how to build a professional career after completing the Graduation and on the other hand some students are confused about their career.
 
It quite normal to get confused when it comes to choosing the right career after Graduation. In India there are lots of career options are available for the Graduate candidates that’s the reason they face the problem to get the right decision after graduation. This is the time when you struggle to realize their passion and skill sets.
But, the question is the again same that “ What can I do after completing Graduation?” It seems like easy, and exactly it is, but tough for those people who not think about the future career.  Here we will lead you to the way of proper guidance and support you to fulfill your dreams, which you have been looking ever since you, completed your Graduation.

What is the Career Option for Graduates?

Depending upon your subject stream and area of study, there are multiple career options for you. If you are graduate from Arts, Commerce or Science stream, then here we have the career options for you in terms of job prospects and further studies:
Arts is an easy subject with lots of opportunities. Today, there are many innovative career options for Bachelors of Arts graduate candidates that are not only satisfying in terms of academics but also in the terms of excellent job opportunities. Other than the traditional courses and jobs, there are many unexplored yet lucrative career options available for Arts Graduates, which we are now going to discuss. Bachelors of Arts graduate can apply for various opportunities in different fields.

Further Study Option for Arts Graduates

The most preferred option for Arts graduate students is Masters of Arts Program in various subjects like English, Economics, Psychology, Sociology, Hindi, and History. Masters of Arts programs are perfect for students who want to continue their further studies through M.Phil. and Doctorate Programs, and become the researcher in their respective subject fields. Masters of Arts degrees are also ideal for candidates who are looking forward to taking up teaching as their profession.
Candidates, who are willing to enter in the teaching field, they can apply for the B.Ed. (Bachelor of Education) program. This program is planned to train the graduate student for teaching purpose. This program is not focused only theoretical training part but also focus on practical training part to develop the teaching skills among the students. After completing B.Ed., candidates can apply for teacher post in Private Schools or Colleges as well as Government Sectors. Now a day, it’s also compulsory to crack the TET (Teachers Eligibility Test) exam to become a teacher in government schools.
There is another option for Arts Graduates is Diploma Program. Diploma Programs are short-term programs, which provide the professional training to get the job in various fields. Arts students can decide for Diploma courses in various lines like Acting, Animation, Filmmaking, Computer Technology, Painting, and other similar fields according to their interest.
No need to say that, MBA has emerged the hottest option after Graduation. There are many options for MBA in both Private sectors as well as Government sector. MBA is a post-graduate (PG) degree that helps students to become an expert in Managing the Businesses in all forms – whether it is a small family business or a big company.

Job Possibilities for Arts Graduates

There are lots of attractive job options for Arts Graduates. If you are interested in Government sector jobs than you can apply in following fields Banking, Agriculture, Central Secretariat, Railways and many more. They conduct their separate entrance exams like IBPS and SSC for Government jobs. If you have good communication skills and personality traits, then you can join a BPO as a Customer Service Associate or a Relationship Executive. There is another option for Arts Graduates with the great personality and outgoing character is Public Relation. This field offers the great job possibilities along-with attractive salaries package. If you are good at writing, then you can join any Media House as a Sub-Editor or an Ad Agency as a Copywriter. 
Commerce is an interesting subject and it’s quite a popular choice in India. Many of the students are thinking that it is not a valuable subject and not explore-able for us but it provides the huge opportunities rather than another subject. To establish and stable any company and business everyone needs a graduate person in Commerce field that can handle the company position and grow it.

Further Study Options for Commerce Graduates

The most preferred and popular career option is CA after completing the B.Com. The Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAI) conducts CA exam and it has a three-level module that is CPT, IPCC, and Final CA but now CPT renamed as a CA Foundation and change the exam pattern. However, B.Com Graduate candidates are eligible to directly appear for IPCC exam. Another option for B.Com Graduates is M.Com program. MA is a Master degree in Commerce field, and it is two-year. This program focuses on the study of Business, Accounting, Finance, Statistics, Economics, Marketing and Management subjects.
 
Another option is MBA (Master of Business Administration) in Finance after B.Com. This is the most popular and hottest career option for B.com Graduates. If you want to see yourself at Chief Financial Officer Post of any company in future, then this course will do the job for you. CAT, XAT, MAT, and MHCET are some of the popular entrance exams, by which candidates are shortlisted for admission to distinguished MBA colleges. 

Job Possibilities for Commerce Graduates

If you have good knowledge of Cost Accounting, Basic Principles of Accounting and Management Accounting, etc. then you can apply to any company for the post of Accountant after B.Com. Every company needs an Accountant to maintain or record the balance sheet of their business. So, you can easily find a good job in the financial field. You can also apply for various posts like Tax Accountant, Auditor, Junior Financial Analyst, Business Consultancy, Industrial Houses and Public Accounting Firms.
 
If you are interested in Bank Government Sector then you can apply for PO, Clerk, Finance Officer, Tax Accountant, etc. post. You can also apply for Civil Services Exams (IAS, IES, IPS), SSC CGL, Railway RRB Exams, Professor/Teachers Post, Legal Adviser, etc.

Science is the last option which is may be tough for the average student. Many of students are thinking that it is most popular than Commerce but it's not, it's also the same as Commerce. It also students provide the huge opportunities to them, to explore their career in a better way.

Further Study Options for Science Graduates

After completing the B.Sc., students can straightway go for the Master's Degree (M.Sc.) in the fields of their choice. Graduate students who would like to go for the Research and Doctorate level study, Master of Science will provide the huge opportunities for employment to them.
Besides, the B.Sc. students can also decide on MBA programs, to build their career in the field of Management. Nowadays, MBA courses are offered with specializations in Hospital Management, IT Management, and Laboratory Management, which will be an ideal course module for Science Graduate candidates.

Job Possibilities for Science Graduates

In India, there is the number of job opportunities for B.Sc. Graduate students. Bachelor of Science Graduate students can find jobs in Education Institutes, Space Research Institutes, Hospitals, Health Service Providers, Chemical Industries, Testing Laboratories, Geological Survey Institutes and many more, after completing their Graduation. Apart from technical fields, Science Graduate students can also apply and work in Marketing Field, Business and other Research Field as well. B.Sc. Graduates can work as Medical Representative, Consultant, Junior Clinical Research Engineer, Teachers, and many more post.

How to Choose the Right Career Path?

We all know that it is tough to decide or choose about the right career path after Graduation when you are too confused about what to do next and it’s natural. The confusion arises when students are unable to figure out that they should apply for a job or go for higher studies.
So do not panic! We are going to list down a few beneficial ways to choose and take the right career decision for your future:
 

Figure Out your Area of Interest

The first thing that you need to do is analyze, observe and figure out your area of interest. The experience, which you gained during college time, it must have given you a fair idea about your area of interest. On the basis of your interested area, note down your hobbies and passion along with the things in which you are good at like your skills, talent, and strength. This will help you to self-judge or decide your potential and you will be able to take the right career decision for you.
 

Go for an Internship

The best way to explore a career is by getting real-time experience. Therefore, if you are not sure about your skill sets or passion and want to experiment, then apply for an internship that is relevant to your career field or program. Doing this, you will not only be able to figure out the area of interest and passion but also you will be able to decide that you need to go for further studies or continue doing the job right after graduation.
 

Talk to Experts

The best way to figure out that, you should go for the Higher Studies or start doing a job, after your completing the Graduation, for that you should talk to experts like your seniors and career counselors. Start building the professional networks on social media sites like LinkedIn and Facebook, and get in touch with those peoples who are working in your field of choice. Their experience and insights will give you a fair idea of what you should do and how you should proceed to build your bright future.