Which courses to pursue after PUC?

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Choosing a course after PUC is a significant decision. After incessant toiling and going through a lot of stress, students achieve scores that help them choose further courses. PUC or the Pre-University Courses act as a threshold to further higher education. After the completion of PUC Courses, a considerable measure of gateways in form of countess diploma, degree, professional, and certificate courses open up for students. They can choose from copious options in form of different courses.

However, every course might look lucrative, students must opt for a course based on their passion, skills, and of course, their academic background. Parents must consider and prefer the interest and choices of their children instead of compelling them to choose a course according to their parental wishes.

Here, we explore the most popular courses to pursue after PUC from Arts, Commerce & Science streams.

Courses to Pursue After Class 12th (Science)

Given below is the list of courses that can be pursued by the students who opted for Physics, Chemistry and Maths in 12th Class.

  • B.E/B.Tech
  • BCA
  • B.Sc.
  • B.Arch
  • Integrated M.Tech
  • Commercial Pilots (Can be pursued by PCMB combination also)

Those who chose PCB or PCMB in Class 12th can go for the following choices:

  • MBBS
  • B.Sc.
  • B.Pharma
  • BDS
  • Nursing course
  • Paramedical course

Courses to Pursue After Class 12th (Commerce)

If you had Commerce as your opted subject in Class 12th, you get these profoundly popular course choices.

  • B.Com in Accounting and Commerce
  • CA (Chartered Accountant)
  • BBA
  • CS
  • BCA

Courses to Pursue After Class 12th (Arts)

Leaving the stereotypical career choices behind, the Arts stream today offers versatile courses to students at different levels. After pursuing Arts in your 12th Standard, you can choose a variety of interesting courses that lead to bright career choices in the future.

  • BA (Humanities & Social Sciences)
  • BFA (Bachelor of Fine Arts)
  • BA LLB
  • BCA
  • B.Sc. (Design)
  • BMM (Bachelor of Mass Media)
  • BJMC (Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication)
  • BA in Animation
  • B.Sc. (Hospitality & Travel)
  • BHM (Travel & Hospitality)
  • Diploma in Education (DEd)
  • BA (Travel, Hospitality)
  • B.Des (Design, Animation)
  • B.Com (Accounting and Commerce)

Closing Note

Most of the professional courses like MBBS, BTech, Integrated MTech, BArch, etc, require students to clear the relevant entrance exams. However, the other courses like BCom, BA, BSc, and many more can be opted for and pursued based on scores. Courses, as well as career choices, have evolved a lot for the PUC students. They can even change their stream in the future if they wish to! While the above-mentioned courses are certainly counted among the popular choices after PUC, there is a lot more to explore! One can also look for the new age career possibilities that demand the students to be just a graduate (no matter what the chosen stream is). Media (especially, the radio and television roles), tourism, mass comm, graphics, animation, law, management, and interior design are just a few to name in this regard.

If you are planning to join a course after your PUC examination, think carefully and make a wise choice based on your passion, interest, and talent.