Most of us in recent times must have come across articles accentuating the significance of STEM Careers in the coming future. If you have what it takes to pursue a degree in the STEM domain, you have great chances of landing into a high paying job. But what if you hate Maths? Most of the students dread choosing Commerce without Maths after 10th thinking that this will narrow down their career options and they will only be able to pursue limited career options. However, take a deep breath and read on. Let’s take you all through the best courses after 12th commerce without mathematics in 2020.
In order to ease the process further, I have bifurcated the career options into two parts.
First, where I will be highlighting the vivid undergraduate programs.
Second, where I will be emphasizing on the professional courses one can pursue without acquiring high-level mathematical skills.
- B.Com Prog.
B.Com. or Bachelor of Commerce is a three-year undergraduate program and is also one of the most popular choices in the commerce stream. Topics like financial accounting, corporate tax, statistics, management, company law, auditing, and business management are taught along with a variety of elective subjects to choose from in this three-year undergraduate program.
Admission to B.Com. program is majorly on the basis of board merit.
One of the most sought-after careers after commerce is Law. While one of the most convenient ways is to crack the CLAT (Common Law Admission Test) and other law entrance exams. This program does not involve number crunching instead focuses on critical thinking, analytical thinking, attention to detail, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. People can consider working in corporate houses, law agencies, law firms, litigation, administrative services to mention a few.
- Hotel Management
With the advent of new technologies, the Hospitality industry has become one of the most rapidly growing sectors of employment opportunities. B.Sc/ BA hotel management/ BBA hospitality is a 3-4 year degree program after 12th. Entrance exams and interviews are the common routes to pursuing a Hotel Management degree program.
- Journalism and Mass Communication
The communication industry and technology have boomed in the past few years. Mass communication has dug into the situation, offering some unconventional career opportunities for aspiring students. With the increase in the consumption of digital media across the globe, mass communication has introduced a plethora of new career options like public relations, social media manager, digital marketing, bloggers, research analyst, graphics designer, editors, content creators, copywriters, and many more. Universities mostly take admissions on the basis of entrance exams.
- Chartered Accountancy
A professional course administered by the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, allows you to work in all fields of business and finance, with a piece of in-depth knowledge and training relating to financial accounting, auditing, taxation, etc. The difficulty level of this course is comparatively higher to other courses. A student needs to clear all the exams in order to be eligible for the next set of exams. You can pursue this course after 12th along with your bachelor’s degree or otherwise.
- Company Secretary
The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) administers the professional course of Company Secretary, a linkage between the company and the Board of Directors, and facilitates Corporate Governance. A CS ensures whether the company policies are being strictly adhered to and revised with in-depth knowledge and training in Company Law. One can attain senior-level positions in the corporate firms post clearing all the exams of CS and attaining a decent amount of work experience.
- Digital Marketing
The digital era has witnessed a sudden shift from television to web series platforms like Hotstar, Amazon Prime, Netflix, etc which has been one of the key reasons that companies have shifted their marketing campaigns online, bringing the best deals to your YouTube Videos, games and web series. Since the online platform is a wide space, digital marketing has stepped in with full power introducing endless opportunities for people who have an eye for detail and creativity, can multitask, it has emerged as one of the most lucrative career options. Universities have introduced electives and special courses considering the demand and training this field requires.
- Data Analysis
As mentioned above digital marketing has taken the market by a storm. One of the most essential components of our uninterrupted and smooth online user experience is data analysis. Data analysis is a process of cleaning, refining, and transforming data to discover meaningful information and patterns, which are then used by business houses for strategizing and decision making. Most people feel you need to be a math expert to work as a data analyst, however, the only kind of maths that is required in data analysis is intimate familiarity with statistics, working on excel sheets will be a cherry on the cake.
Students often feel left out and unmotivated to answer questions about what will you do next if you don’t have Mathematics as a subject. Well all of you out there need to recognize your strength areas and work towards building strong skills like critical thinking, analytical thinking, keen eye for detail, curiosity to learn, resilience and perseverance and find what aligns the best with you. Sharing the career options without mathematics should have brought you a sigh of relief, however, I strongly suggest you please read through the curriculum and understand the opportunities before finalizing the plan ahead.
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