Courses after 12th

The first step in choosing the best courses after 12th is knowing what options are available. After all this is one of the most important decision in a student's life. It is important because the right course after 12th can lead to a rewarding career right after completion or can make one eligible for post graduation course. It is also a difficult decision because there are so many good options which are available these days but we do not know which is best for us.The decision to choose the course after 12th becomes even more difficult if you want to change the stream that you took in class 11th as many students opt for a particular stream just to keep a lot of options open or choose a particular stream under pressure or influence. To take help of our expert Career Counsellor Dr Anubhuti Sehgalin finding out which courses after 12th will be good for you can call +91-9650338746 or 0124 4084211 to book an appointment.



Many times you will get a conflicting feedback on your preferred course/ college and it is here you must take help of a career counselor and make the right choice. Here is a list of various courses that you can pursue after different streams.

1. Courses after 12th Science Physics, Chemistry, Biology (Courses after 12th Biology ). MBBS is one of the most sought after courses after Science stream with biology. In terms of alternatives B Sc Biotechnology / B Sc Hone Science / Food and Nutrition / Bioinformatics / Physiotherapy have been the top picks of science students in the recent past. Complete list of courses is here. [Expand/Collpase]

  1. MBBS Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
  2. BHMS Bachelor of Homeopathy medicine and Surgery
  3. BAMS Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine Surgery
  4. BUMS Bachelor of Unani medicine and Surgery
  5. BDS- Bachelor of Dental Surgery
  6. B.Sc and AH-  Bachelor of Veterinary Sciences
  7. B.Sc- Genetics 
  8. B.Sc Microbiology- Bachelor of Science in Microbiology
  9. B.Sc Biotechnology- Bachelor of science in Biotechnology
  10. B.Sc Bio Chemistry- Bachelor of science in Bio Chemistry
  11. B.Sc Bio Informatics
  12. B Sc Bio Medical Science
  13. B.Sc Nursing
  14. B PT- Bachelor in Physio Therapy
  15. B Pharm- Bachelor in Pharmacy
  16. B Sc Agriculture- Bachelor of Science in Agriculture
  17. B.Sc. Horticulture
  18. B.Sc Environmental Science- Bachelor of science in Environmental Science
  19. B F.Sc- Bachelor in Fisheries Sciences
  20. B.Sc MLT- Bachelor in Medical Technology
  21. B.Sc Occupational Therapy
  22. B.Sc. Audiology
  23. Speech and Language Pathology
  24. B. Sc Radiography
  25. B.Sc. Rehabiliation Therapy
  26. B.Sc. Food Technology
  27. B.Sc Nutrition and Dietetics
  28. B.Sc Botany
  29. B.Sc Zoology
  30. B.Sc Anthroplogy
  31. B.Sc Home Science
  32. B Sc Geology
  33. Other than these PCB group students can opt for professional courses and courses from other streams.

2. Courses after 12th Science Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (Courses after 12th PCM). B Tech in Computer Science in one of the IIT's is most preferred courses after 12th science PCM. In terms of alternative Bachelor in Industrial Design and Animation Design / Bachelor in Statistics / Physics have been the top picks of science students in the recent past and many students have shifted their stream and chose professional courses.Complete list of courses is here. [Expand/Collpase]

  1. B Tech In Computer Science and Engineering
  2. B Tech In Information Technology
  3. B Tech Aerospace Engineering
  4. B Tech Automobile Engineering
  5. B Tech- Avionics
  6. B Arch- Bachelor in Architecture
  7. B Tech- Mechanical Engineering
  8. B Tech- Chemical Engineering
  9. B Tech- Electrical Engineering
  10. B Tech- Telecommunications Engineering
  11. B Tech- Civil Engineering
  12. Bachelor in naval architecture and ocean engineering
  13. B Tech- Automobile Engineering
  14. B Tech- Mining Engineering Engineering
  15. B Tech- Production Engineering
  16. B Tech- Environmental Engineering
  17. B Tech- Production Engineering
  18. B Tech- Power Engineering
  19. B Tech-Industrial Engineering
  20. B Tech- Instrumentation Engineering
  21. B Tech- Metallurgical Engineering
  22. B Tech- Production Engineering
  23. B Tech- Manufacturing Engineering
  24. B Tech- Mineral Engineering
  25. Commercial Pilot Course
  26. 4 years Bachelor in Science (BS) course
  27. 5 years B Sc M Sc in Pure Sciences from IISER
  28. 3 years B Sc in Statistics
  29. B Design Visual Communication Design
  30. B Design Animation
  31. Bachelor in Fashion Technology
  32. B Sc Nautical Science
  33. B.Sc-  Bachelor in science (Physics/ Chemistry/Mathematics)
  34. BCA- Bachelor of Computer Application
  35. B.Sc IT- B.Sc in Information Technology
  36. B Pharm- Bachelor in Pharmacy
  37. B Sc Economics
  38. B Sc Geology
  39. B Sc Computer Science
  40. Bachelor in Construction Technology
  41. Other than these PCM group students can opt for professional courses and courses from other streams.

3. Courses after 12th Commerce.

CA is one of the most sought after courses after 12th commerce.In terms of alternative 5 year integrated B Com LLB / B Com Hons / Economics / Business Management have been the top picks of commerce students in the recent past. Many students have shifted their stream and chose professional courses.. Know more details on various commerce stream careers from Here List of Popular commerce courses is here. [Expand/Collpase]

  1. CA- Chartered  Accountancy
  2. B Com- Bachelor in Commerce
  3. BFIA- Bachelor in Financial and Investment Analysis
  4. BBA- Bachelor of business administration
  5. Bachelor in Advertising
  6. Bachelor in Journalism and Mass communication
  7. Bachelor in Hotel Management
  8. Bachelor in Elementary Education
  9. Bachelor in Economics
  10. Bachelor in Event Management
  11. Bachelor in Fashion Design
  12. Bachelor in Apparel Design
  13. Bachelor in Graphic Design
  14. BCom LLB
  15. Bachelor in Computer Application
  16. Bachelor in Animation and Graphics
  17. Bachelor in Interior Design
  18. Bachelor in Architecture
  19. Bachelor in Mass Media
  20. Bachelor in Public Relations
  21. Bachelor in Retail Management
  22. Bachelor in Statistics
  23. Bachelor in Travel and Tourism.

4. Courses after 12th Humanities/ Arts . IAS is one of the most preferred career option for students opting for humanities stream. In terms of after 12th courses Bachelor in Political science / Psychology / English Hons / B Design have been the top picks of students and some have also chosen professional courses like Journalism / Mass Communication and Law.Here is the complete list of courses [Expand/Collpase]

  1. BA- Bachelor of Arts
  2. BFA- Bachelor of Fine Arts
  3. BA LLB - Bachelor of arts and Bachelor of Law
  4. BA Journalism &Mass Communication
  5. BBA- Bachelor of business administration
  6. Bachelor in Advertising
  7. Bachelor in Journalism and Mass communication
  8. Bachelor in Hotel Management
  9. Bachelor in Elementary Education
  10. Bachelor in Economics
  11. Bachelor in Event Management
  12. Bachelor in Fashion Design
  13. Bachelor in Apparel Design
  14. Bachelor in Graphic Design
  15. Bachelor in Interior Design
  16. Bachelor in Psychology
  17. Bachelor in Public Relations
  18. Bachelor in Retail Management
  19. Bachelor in Travel and Tourism.
  20. Bachelor in History
  21. Bachelor in Political Science
  22. Bachelor in Geography

5. Courses that can be taken with any stream / subject combination. Here is the complete list of Vocational and Professional courses after 12th. [Expand/Collpase]

  1. 5 years integrated LLB (BA LLB / B Com LLB )
  2. BA Journalism & Mass Communication
  3. Bachelor in Hotel Management
  4. BBA/ BMS
  5. BBA with Business Analytics
  6. BBA with Entrepreneurship
  7. BA Vocational Degree Retail Management
  8. BA Vocational Human Resource Management
  9. BA Vocational Marketing Management
  10. Bachelor in Communications studies in combination with psychology and English Literature
  11. Bachelor in Travel and Tourism/ BA Tourism Management
  12. Integrated M Sc Health Psychology ( Open for both Arts and Students )
  13. Bachelor in Fashion Design
  14. Bachelor in Textile Design
  15. Bachelor in Interior Design / B Vocational Interior Design / Diploma in Interior Design
  16. Bachelor in Accessory Design
  17. Bachelor in Graphic Design
  18. Bachelor in Jewelery Design
  19. Bachelor in creative writing
  20. B EL Ed- Bachelor in Elementary Education
  21. Integrated BA B Ed
  22. Integrated BA MA in Developmental Studies
  23. BA English Literature / BA English Hons
  24. BA Foreign Language
  25. BA / B Sc Psychology
  26. B. Lib.- Bachelor of Library Sciences
  27. B SW- Bachelor of Social work
  28. B P.Ed- Bachelor in Physical Education
  29. Bachelor in Fine Arts
  30. BA Hons Communication Studies in combination with Psychology and English Literature
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  32. 3-4 years Bachelor in Culinary Arts course
  33. BA in Human Resource Management
  34. Bachelor in Liberal Arts
  35. Bachelor in Performing Arts
  36. Bachelor in Films
  37. Bachelor in Acting
  38. Bachelor in Sociology


So we can see that there are many choices and making a decision is not easy. Experts in this field believe that if you choose an area where your strengths match you will achieve success.

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