The thought of a student:
Which course should be selected after 12th?
He is now studying in 12th standard. Final exams of 12th standard is nearly going to over. He concentrates on his study during the examination period and do not diverse his mind in thinking about his career after 12th.
He has qualified the 12th examination. Now it is the time to think over the career options & courses after 12th and many more related questions that are puzzling in his mind about what should he choose after 12th?
This is one of the most confusing periods in the students’ life. First you should counsel yourself. Suppose that;
You have chosen PCM group or PCB group or Commerce or Arts in 12th standard. It means you have chosen your area of interest. Do not surprise or tense. You have done your best.
But yes, off course, if you wish to change your field for higher studies, you can go through many options according to your interest.
A student having Art stream in 12th standard can pursue his further study in art, humanities, management, media, fashion, journalism and tourism field.
A student having PCB or biology in 12th standard can pursue his further study in medical, pharmacy, science research and all art group fields.
A student having PCM or Math in 12th standard can pursue his further study in engineering & technology, pharmacy, architecture, and all art group fields.
And moreover, students from any of above streams can pursue their further studies in law, management, fashion, textile, social work and library science.
Career options or courses after 12th in medical field is one of the most asked queries among the students. The medical field is one of the respectable, challenging, responsible, top paid and highly job oriented fields in India. Often, the main motive of most of the students behind choosing Biology after 10th standard is to become a well qualified Doctor; but this field offers a vast number of career opportunities other than MBBS Doctor. The major working areas in the medical fields are healthcare industries, pharmaceutical industries, hospitals and research laboratories.
MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery) is the most popular and designated degree of doctors. The doctor is also treated like a God or life-saver in India; hence it is one of the most respectful profession in India. It is the only bachelor degree that makes the students eligible to carry the term “doctor” with their name. This field is always been an evergreen field in the medical history. In this course, the students are taught about the human anatomy, human cytology, medicine, chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry, drugs formulation & effect and method of surgery.
BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery) is the only educational and professional programme for dental surgery. The BDS degree is equivalent to an MBBS degree but works in a different domain. In medical educational field, this is the second choice of the students after the MBBS course. In this course, the students are taught about the denture, dental problems and dental surgery. It is also a good job oriented degree and vast jobs options are available in hospitals, pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturing industries.
BAMS (Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine and Surgery) is the doctoral degree and can be done after the 12th Science (Biology). It is the bachelor degree in Ayurveda. It is also one of the sought courses after 12th among the science students having biology. It is equivalent to the MBBS degree programme. The ayurvedic medical treatment is growing in India. There is heavy demand of ayurvedic graduates in hospitals and in ayurvedic pharmaceutical industries.
BHMS (Bachelor of Homeopathic Medicine and Surgery) is the doctoral degree and can be done after the 12th Science (Biology). It is the bachelor degree in Homeopathy. Beside MBBS and BAMS, it is also one of the popular courses after 12th. It is equivalent to the BAMS degree programme. The homeopathic treatment is one the oldest treatment adopted from the ancient time. There is heavy demand of homeopathy graduates in hospitals and homeopathic pharmaceutical industries like SBL, schwabe, etc.
The science (biology) students who are interested in Unani Medical Science can go for BUMS (Bachelor of Unani Medicine and Surgery) course after 12th. It is the bachelor degree. Unani medical treatment is one of the ancient medical treatment. Beside, BHMS and BAMS; it is also one of the reputed medical field after 12th and equivalent to the BAMS degree programme. There is a heavy demand of Unani graduates in hospitals and in homeopathic pharmaceutical industries like Hamdard, charak etc. for this course Urdu is compulsory upto class 10th.
The main motive of this educational programme is to produce the qualified and expert nursing professionals. Nurses are the members of the health care team. In this programme, the students are taught about the nursing and cure methods and techniques. After the completion of this course the candidate are free to work with hospital and healthcare organizations.
Physiotherapy is the therapy that helps to rehabilitate the temporary disable people. It is a non-medicine or surgery therapy. The concept of the physiotherapy is to recover the temporary disability by physical exercise. It is a good job oriented professional field. You can go for the job in hospitals or can do the private practice.
Occupational Therapy is the therapy that helps to rehabilitate the emotionally and physically challenged people. This therapy helps to make the life enable for such people. It is also a non-medicine or surgery therapy. The concept of the Occupational Therapy is to recover the emotional and physical disability by counselling and some practices. It is a good job oriented professional field. You can go for the job in hospitals or can do the private practice.
Medical Lab Technician
In every science and medical field, there exists a lab. The career options or courses after 12th in medical lab technology are huge and provides ample job opportunities to the candidates having appropriate diploma/degree course in this field. In this course the students are taught about the analysis of medical test, microbiology, instrumentation and many other areas related to medical field.