Source: The Hitavada      Date: 22 May 2018 11:13:03


Poonam Menaria

Q1: Dear, Maam, I am in Class Xth appearing this year. I am interested in pursuing a career in Science. I have a keen interest in Biology and would like to take the subject (PCB). But I'm very confused about what options do I have in Biology. I want to know the career fields related to Biology. Thank you!Hello, here’s the list of options to name some. The major options after 10 +2 Bio are mainly of 3 types – Professional, Conventional & job oriented. Some of the Biology based professional courses are –Agriculture, Veterinary, Fisheries, Horticulture, Forestry and Wild Life, allopath/medical care, Medicine, Pharmacy, Nursing & Environment etc. Other + Research & Development courses can be-Agricultural Botany, Micro Biology, Botany, Zoology, Biotechnology, Microbiology, Applied Nutrition, Biochemistry, Hospital Management, lab Technology, Marine Biology, Marine Technology etc. Nutrition and Dietetics, Genetic Engineering, Wild Life, Paramedical courses like - Radiology, Perfusionist, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Denture Technician, Optometry, Medical Transcription, Medical Receptionist, Nursing, Hospital Administration, Medico legal Systems, Basic Healthcare & Community Development and many more. Good Luck.

Q2: I'm pursuing my BE and I want to know which post graduate courses will be available for me after completing my graduation (except M. Tech/M.E. & MBA). -Siddhant

Dear Siddhant, apart from M. TECH /M.E. and MBA (general and sector specific) there are a number of options to study further in the fields of law, banking and finance, humanities, social work, developmental studies, hotel management/ hospitality sector, journalism, Mass Communication, advertising, PR, Corporate communication, teaching, designing (Industrial/product/transportation/Accessory/Communication design designing/Fashion etc), Research & development, travel & tourism, population studies, etc. You can also explore entrepreneurship or your own start-up venture too. Decide on the basis of your values, ability, unique skills, interest and your long/short term goals. It’s important to have clarity in understanding self and where you want to go and put in maximum use of your unique skills and talents becomes the important factor for your next academic course options with vast choices available in today’s time. Best Wishes!!