What After 10th...?
Some Career tips for students and parents those who are in confusion regarding about higher education.
Table of contents
- What can you do after 10th class?
- Why career counselling after 10th ?
- How to make the right choice ?
- How to select the right stream ?
- Various streams after 10th standard
What can you do after 10th class?
Class 10th is undoubtedly the first academic milestone a student needs to go through. Needless to say after passing class 10th every student must have a few questions haunting them. Some of these questions are “What after 10th?”, “Which stream is the best after 10th?”, “What are the various courses after 10th?” and most importantly, “Which stream and subjects to choose in 11th and 12th?”
Are you stuck with these questions too? Well, don’t worry, you have landed at the right place. Here in this article we shall provide unbiased answers to all of your questions.
Why career counselling after 10th ?
While choosing a career may be a cakewalk for some students, but it can be really difficult for others. For example, students who need guidance in career choices may have some questions or doubts.
On considering that we are come back in order to assist you in your career path.
How to make the right choice ?
Well, there is a wide variety of options to choose from when we talk about possible courses after the 10th. However, you just cannot choose any course without even analyzing, right?.
So, instead of going after popular mainstream choices, it is best to enhance your knowledge about the latest careers and make a well-informed decision. Here’s where you need career guidance.
How to select the right stream ?
This is something we must not ignore. Students often make choices in a rush and end up regretting. You must know the recent trends, future prospects, curriculum and the academic methods of each board.
Moreover, every student has a unique set of skills, strengths, and weaknesses. Your decisions should revolve around your aptitude, personality and interest.
Various streams after 10th standard
As we discussed, you all were now clear about the importance of picking right stream in your higher education. Here we have some of the famous streams as follows:
If you are interested with science related concepts then you can choose one among the following list of courses in 11th which will be much helpful for your future career.
Physical: Physics, Chemistry
Biological: Biology, Biotechnology, Agriculture, Food science, Sports, Exercise & Health Science
Mathematical: Mathematics, Statistics
Computer: Computer science
Commerce and Business Stream
By birth many of us have business mind so that for them commerce and business management related streams are much better and suitable. some among them are as follows,
After 10th, several boards offer vocational streams in class 11th and 12th to help you prepare for a job immediately after the completion of class 12th. You can choose two or more vocational subjects along with compulsory languages. Depending upon in which board you are enrolling into, your vocational subject choices could be,
Accountancy and Taxation
Air-conditioning and Refrigeration
Auto Shop Repair and Practice
Banking and Insurance
Beauty and Wellness
Business Operations and Administration
Capital Market Operations
Civil Engineering Technician
Clinical Biochemistry and Microbiology
Computer Theory & System Analyst
Cost Accounting Creche and Pre-school Management
Database Management Applications
Design and Innovation
Exterior & Interior Design
Fashion Design and Garment Technology
Financial Market Management
Food and Beverage Services
Food Nutrition and Dietetics
Front Office Operations
Graphic Design Technician
Health and Beauty Studies
Information Technology Insurance
Library and Information Science
Logistics Operations and Supply Chain Management
Marketing and Salesmanship
Mass Media Studies and Production
Mechanical Engineering Technician
Office Procedures and Practice
Office Secretary ship
Offset Printing Technician
Operations and Maintenance of Communication Devices
Stenography and Computer Application
Telecommunication & Electronic Technician
Transport Systems and Logistics Management
Travel and Tourism
Troubleshooting and Maintenance of Electronic Equipment
Typography and Computer Application
Polytechnic Diploma Stream
After a polytechnic diploma (3-year duration), you can get a job or you can opt for lateral entry into a 4-year B.E./B.Tech. course in Engineering directly into 2nd year. If you have studied Science and Mathematics in class 9 and 10, then you can sit for the polytechnic entrance examination in your state and secure a seat in a polytechnic courses as follows,
Cyber Forensics & Information Security
Applied Electronics & Instrumentation
Electrical & Electronics
3-D Animation & Graphics
Apparel Design & Fashion Technology
Civil Engineering (Environmental)
Technical ITI Courses
If you are strong in Science and Mathematics, then you can enroll for an ITI Trade course in any of the above technical trades and obtain a certificate (2-year duration). ITI Certificate course is considered as the best course after the 10th.
Computer Hardware & Network Maintenance
Mechanic (Refrigeration and Air-Conditioner)
Mechanic (Auto Electricals & Electronics)
Mechanic (Medical Electronics)
Non-Technical ITI Courses
If you are not interested in Science and Mathematics in class 9 and 10, then you can enroll for an ITI Trade courses in any of the following non-technical trades and obtain a certificate (1-2 year duration).
Baker & Confectioner
Computer Operator & Programming Assistant
Food & Beverage Services
Hair & Skin Care
Multimedia, Animation, Special Effects
Travel Tour Assistant
Old Age Care
Diploma Courses in Vocational Training
You may also opt for a 3-year D.Voc. (Diploma in Vocation) course under the NSQF (National Skill Qualification Framework) training program. Here are the Top 6.
Graphics & Multimedia
Travel & Tourism
Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning
Banking, Financial Services and Insurance
Skill Training Programs
You may also opt for a skill training program in a community college and NSDC approved training Centre for career options after 10th
Gems & Jewellery
Mobile Phone Technician
Solar Photovoltaic System Installer
The future depends on what you do today!!!
Choosing the career paths is much important in everyone's life especially after 10th , so choose wisely. For more such information and career guidance stay connected with us and follow us on hashnode. All the best for your future.