What should I do after Class 10? Which stream should I choose for further studies? Should I choose Science, Commerce or Arts? Which PU College should I join? If you got your Class 10 Board Results recently, these are few of the questions that would haunt you right now. Deeksha is always there for you with all the answers to educate you about what is best for you. Our experienced and expert career counsellors will answer all the questions for you.
An array of opportunities
Deciding a stream post Class 10 could be a tedious task. Choosing the right stream is vital, as your career will depend on this decision. Many times, you may simply choose a stream since it is popular among friends or your peers. Sometimes, you may also take up a stream suggested by your parents. However, it is essential for you to do your research, know your interests and then make an informed decision. A few of the basic information you need to collect are when the PU admissions begin, what are the PU colleges available in your choice of location. Some of you may want to move out of your native city; in this case you need to search for best residential PU colleges and what courses the college offers. Hence, a proper understanding of the stream you choose for and the career option offered is very important. These are the streams available after Class 10.
Science is a stream that every parent wants their child to choose. It offers many lucrative career options such as engineering, medical, IT, computer science, pure research etc. One of the biggest advantages of choosing science stream is it gives you many options in your further studies. In PU science stream, you will deal with foundational science subjects such as Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics and a few electives such as IT, Electronics and Computer Science. Teaching involves classroom teaching and practical training in laboratories. If you are interested in Engineering you can choose PCM or Physics + Chemistry + Mathematics as core subjects and PCMB or Physics + Chemistry + Mathematics + Biology for medicine. There are multiple PU colleges which offer specialized coaching for competitive exams such as JEE and NEET.
If you are interested in finance, economics or business administration, you should opt for Commerce Stream. In the future, it leads to careers such as Chartered Accountants, Company Secretaries, Accountants, Investment Banking and Financial Advisors. If you choose Commerce in your PU College, you will learn Business Economics, Accountancy, Business Study and Business Law as core subjects with training in accounting, auditing, income tax, marketing, and general business economics as part of your curriculum. Often, PU Colleges offer training for CA, IAPT and other competitive exams.
Arts & Humanities
Arts & humanities stream is the least preferred option among Class 10 children but this perception is changing with time. Today, the Arts stream offers some off-beat, interesting and exciting career options and has emerged as widely studied among all three. It offers a plethora of career options you can opt for such as Literature, Journalism, Social Work, Teaching and many other subjects.
Deeksha offers various courses for PU students depending on their interests and strengths. If you are a fellow class X student and are confused about you options, take dSAT (Deeksha Scholastic Aptitude Test), know your talent and make an informed decision about your career.