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How to Choose a Right Specialisation in B.Sc after 12th?

Kumari Neha
Kumari NehaUpdated On: March 20, 2020 04:14 pm IST

Choosing the right B.Sc course after Class 12th may be a tedious task due to the availability of various B.Sc. courses.This problem is aggravated if there is no proper guide.This article will help students choose the right B.Sc course after 12th:



B.Sc Specialisation, B.Sc, Choose right B.Sc course

Once the results of the Class 12th board is declared, the biggest problem starts that is choosing the right course. Students are often confused while selecting the right subject for higher studies. Their likes and interests often change and there are many who are unable to choose the right course because of the lack of proper guidance.

What to do next? Which course to opt? Where to take admission? These are some of the questions that keep haunting students after the completion of Intermediate studies. Due to all these questions, there is a lot of upheaval in the mind. This problem is aggravated if there is no proper guide. So, here we are with you to solve these problems. Through this article we aim at helping students choose the right B.Sc course after 12th:

Choosing the Right B.Sc Course after 12th

When we were in 10th, we used to read all the subjects. But after 10th we had to choose the stream of our choice. Similarly, after 12th also you have to proceed towards your chosen field in which you are interested. But the problem is that now after 12th many of you do not know which course to choose as there are many courses available nowadays that students may often get confused.

Most of the 12th passed students may be sure of a B.Sc course after the successful completion of Intermediate studies, but when it comes to choosing a specialization many may get perplexed as today various universities and colleges offer numerous B.Sc courses. There are some courses which may be new for students but are job oriented and designed as per the latest trends.

Many of the students must have studied Science in Class 12th with PCM, PCB or PCMB subjects. B.Sc in Mathematics, B.Sc in Chemistry, B.Sc Physics, B.Sc Biology, B.Sc in Agriculture are some of the well-known courses. Apart from this, there are many other B.Sc specialisation courses that can be opted.

Also Read: Choosing a Right Specialization in B.A after Class 12th

Here are the guidelines to choose the right B.Sc specialisation after Class 12th.

Discover Your Interest:

It is always a good decision to choose a specialisation you are interested in. Ask yourself a question, what you want to become in the future and what really interests you.

However, it is likely that a student may be attracted to more than one specialised course. If you are one of such students then you can choose one of such courses as the main course and pursue a degree in the same. Meanwhile, you can continue learning and studying the other subjects you are interested in as a hobby or extra knowledge.

Do not Choose a Course out of Peer Pressure:

Many times, the interest of a child does not match with the interest of parents. In such a situation, the child often wants to choose something else but the parents pressure him to choose something else. In such a situation, most of the students are unable to live up to both the decisions and they face failure.

Every student must understand choosing a specialisation is an important factor to determine their career. So, never choose a specialisation out of pressure. Instead, you can discuss the same with your parents with genuine reasons to choose a course.

Do Enough Research

Students who studied Science in Class 12th must have chosen one of the combinations of subjects like Physics, Chemistry and Biology(PCB), Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics(PCM) or Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology (PCMB). Check various course options according to the combination of courses chosen in Class 12th:

Popular B.Sc course after PCM

Popular B.Sc course after PCB

Popular B.Sc course after PCBM

B.Sc Mathematics

B.Sc Physics

B.Sc Chemistry

B.Sc Statistics

B.Sc Multimedia

B.Sc Animation

B.Sc Biology

B.Sc Botany

B.Sc Biochemistry

B.Sc Nursing

B.Sc Nutrition and Dietetics

B.Sc Agriculture

B.Sc Dairy Technology

B.Sc Food Technology

B.Sc Biotechnology

B.Sc Bioinformatics

Science with PCB:

A PCB student can do research of B.Sc specialised courses offered and then choose the course wisely. Check the following link for detailed information:

Top B.Sc.Courses to Choose after Class 12th PCB

Science with PCM:

A PCM can choose B.Sc in IT, B.Sc Computer Science, B.Sc Mathematics, B.Sc Physics, B.Sc Chemistry etc. All these courses have good career scope and further study after B.Sc in the same stream will help students become masters of a specific field.

Science with PCMB:

Students who have completed Class 12th study with PCMB can choose courses like B.Sc Bio-Technology, B.Sc Agriculture, B.Sc Dairy Technology, B.Sc. in Food Technology etc. These courses are highly demandable in the industry nowadays and students can have good career options after the same.

Take Help from a Career Counsellor

Students are often confused about the choice and career of their subjects. Many times the reason for this is that most students at this age are not smart enough to make big decisions like career choice and get confused seeing their friends and people around them. In such cases, if parents are also unable to provide proper guidance then the student can end up making the wrong decision. So, it is better to take advice from a professional career counsellor who will help you choose courses according to your calibre and interest. is a platform that helps students provide information about courses, colleges, entrance exam details, admission notifications, changes in exam pattern, scholarships and all related topics. In-house expert counsellors provide one-on-one counselling to interested students with regard to their career aspirations. Students can connect with the CollegeDekho career counsellor for free.'

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Hope the above guidelines will help you choose the right career path after Class 12th. Feel free to contact CollegeDekho for career advice or admission related information. For Latest News and Updates, stay tuned to CollegeDekho!


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