Career Options after 12th for Science, Commerce & Arts Students


Career Options after 12th Science

Medicine and Engineering are the two most popular and sought-after careers after completing courses after 12th in Science but there are other thriving careers too. Students with interest in Biology can opt for MBBS, BDS, Optometrist, Pharmacist, Forensic Science, Microbiology and many more. Those with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics (PCM) can opt from B.Tech, B.E, B.Arch, Aeronautics etc.

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 After 12th Science



Expected salary (Per annum)


B.Tech/BE degree

Rs. 3 Lakhs to upto 10 Lakhs



Rs. 5 Lakhs to Rs. 12 Lakhs



Rs. 4 Lakhs to 10 Lakhs


Pilot license

To become a Pilot at the Indian Air Force (IAF), they need to clear the NDA examination.

Rs. 6 Lakhs to 10 Lakhs

Data Scientist from IT or computer science

Rs. 3.5 Lakhs to 9 Lakhs


  • B.V.Sc. & A.H.

  • BVMS

Rs. 2.5 Lakhs to 5 Lakhs

Agricultural Scientist

masters degree in Agri-Botany/ Agri-Biotechnology/ Agri-Chemistry/ Agri-Economic/ Social forestry.

Rs. 5.5 Lakhs to 11 Lakhs

Biomedical Engineer

Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering

Rs. 3 Lakhs to 10 Lakhs


  • General Nursing & Midwifery course

  • B.Sc. Nursing

Rs. 3.2 Lakhs to 7.8 Lakhs

Government Jobs

Bachelor’s degree in any field.

Rs. 3 Lakhs to 7 Lakhs

 After 12th Commerce


Starting Salary* (per annum)


Rs. 1.3 Lakh to Rs. 5.8 lakh

Financial Analyst and Advisor

Rs. 2 lakh to Rs. 10 lakh

Investment Banking Analyst

Rs. 3 lakh to Rs. 10 lakh

Chartered Accountant

Rs. 4 lakh to Rs. 20 lakh

Company Secretary

Rs. 4 lakh to Rs. 20 lakh

Human Resources

Rs. 3 lakh to Rs. 10 lakh

Tax Auditor and Consultant

Rs. 2.3 lakh to Rs. 10 lakh

Event Manager

Rs. 2 lakh to Rs. 8 lakh

Government Jobs/Banking Jobs

Rs. 3 lakh to Rs. 5 lakh


Rs. 2 lakh to Rs. 10 lakh

Top 10 Careers in Arts

Top Careers Expected Starting Salary
Content Writer/Blogger INR 1.5 to 6 LPA
SEO Analyst INR 1.5 to 4 LPA
Fashion/Interior Designer INR 2 to 20 LPA
Creative Director/Media Manager/Journalist INR 2 to 18 LPA
Growth Hacker INR 30k to 60k per month
Social Worker INR 15k to 30k per month
Wildlife Photography INR 2.5 to 3 LPA
Social Media Manager INR 1.7 to 6 LPA
Government Jobs INR 20k to 40k per month
Event Management INR 4 to 6 LPA