Science’ deals with the study of nature and the universe as a whole. Science is considered as the topmost preferred stream for the career options by the curious & creative minds of the world. It is the stream that offers the scope of immense learning & continuous growth opportunities. Whether it be the technical studies, or the basic sciences, the graduation in the science stream brings a lot of private sector & government job choices for the students. The lack of career opportunities and the course choices of basic science being obsolete is merely a myth generally shared by the students lacking the knowledge and the one who are unaware about career prospects.
If you are looking for the career objectives or you are in a dilemma about the career growth in Life & Basic Science, then this article will definitely help you out.
About the Courses
The ultimate objective of the B.Sc. & M.Sc. courses is to develop a deep understanding with the strong observational & reasoning skills about the natural laws & phenomena. This makes it an essential part of the industries dealing specially within the sectors of Health & Natural resources which further provides a plethora of job opportunities for a B.Sc. & M.Sc. student. Apart from the Basic life Science course options of B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Physics, Chemistry or Mathematics, the student can take the admission in Applied Life Sciences that includes B.Sc./ M.Sc. in Biotechnology, Microbial Technology, Bioinformatics , Biochemistry, Agriculture and Home Science.
The employment benefits for the students of B.Sc. & M.Sc. are not only limited to a great pay scale & perks, but also fulfils the desire to learn & discover more about the nature with the job satisfaction . Depending upon the choice of the interest & subject, the students can opt for any the following sectors that deals with the scientific research and operation of the natural phenomena’s in our daily lives.
Listed below are some major industries hiring the students for their entry level & intermediate positions?
Health Care ,Hospitals, Agriculture, Pharmaceuticals, Oil Refining, Dairy Farms,Testing Labs, Forensic Crime Research, Wildlife, Forest & fishery Departments, Wastewater Plants, Seed Manufacturing Units , Food Processing & Manufacturing, Chemical & Geological Departments , Molecular diagnostics, Animal-Husbandry, Industrial Research and Development in- Enzyme industries, Bio-Processing and Drug Designing
Along with these lucrative opportunities in the private sectors, the students have an equal opportunity in government jobs in the same field. Indian government provides an ample of career opportunities for B.Sc & M.Sc. graduates through several job openings. An skillful & experienced person can get employed as Agricultural Research Scientist (ARS ) , or Agriculture Development Officers (ADO). and many other openings of the kind for which you have to clear the entrance exams followed by the round of personal interviews in some cases.
In addition to your job, If you as a student have an intense passion to discover new concepts, you can indulge yourself in research programs i.e. Ph.D. in Biotechnology/Microbiology/Biochemistry /Physics/Chemistry/Mathematics etc.