BSc Course Details

BSc Course

BSc Course Details, Best Institutes, Job Opportunities, Salary Package & Career Prospects

Bachelors of Science or BSc Course Is an undergraduate degree. This degree is of three years duration. There are unlimited universities and institutions all over India that offer students to do a BSc.

In this article, you will get to know about Course Details, Job Opportunities, and Career Prospects in BSc.

B.Sc. Course Details:-

This is a three year undergraduate degree. Students who have taken Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics (PCM) or Physics, Chemistry, Biology (PCB) or Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology (PCMB) are eligible to apply for BSc. Course and also students who have passed their 12th standard with minimum percentage of 50 to 60 are eligible to apply.

Students can take any subject of their choice to pursue their graduation in BSc. Let’s look at some of the specific subjects available:-

  • Sc. (PCM)
  • Sc. (Physics)
  • BSc (Agriculture)
  • Sc. (Nursing)
  • Sc. (Forestry)
  • Sc. (Computer Science)
  • Sc. IT (Information technology)
  • Sc. (Home Science)
  • Sc. (Forensic Science)
  • Sc. (Chemistry)
  • Sc. (Biochemistry)
  • Sc. (Math)
  • Sc. (Food Technology)
  • Sc. (Psychology)
  • B.Sc. (Microbiology)

And many more specialized courses are available in B.Sc.

Best Institutes to Pursue Graduation in B.Sc.

Christ University, Bangalore 

Colleges of Delhi University:- 

  • Hindu College
  • Miranda House
  • Ramjas College
  • Hansraj College
  • Gargi College
  • Sri Venkateswara College

Colleges of the University Of Madras:-

  • Madras Christian College (MCC)
  • Loyola College
  • Stella Maris College

Job Opportunities after B.Sc.

Students have an immense job or employment opportunities. After completing B.Sc. students can work in both scientific and nonscientific fields. Students get a good salary package which motivates them to work more efficiently.

Apart from working in research field jobs, students can also work or get jobs in the field of Business, Marketing & Various Technical fields. Jobs are available in government as well as private sectors.

So, let’s look at the different types of job profiles available after graduation in B.Sc.:-

  • Researcher
  • Research analyst
  • Assistant Nurse
  • Scientist
  • Biostatistician
  • Scientific Assistant
  • Biochemist
  • Chemist
  • Consultant
  • Technical Writer/Editor
  • Lecturers
  • Teachers
  • Lab Technician
  • IT/Technical Jobs
  • Medical Representative

Government Jobs after B.Sc.

  • AIIMS- Nursing Officer
  • Forest Department- IFS Officer
  • IARI- Laboratory Assistant
  • Indian Railways – Assistant Officer/ JE
  • SBI PO
  • FCI- Trainee
  • RBI Grade B Officer
  • Public Sector Bank- Probationary Officer

Salary Package

The average salary of B.Sc. graduates varies from Rs.5 lakhs to Rs.7 lakhs per annum. However, with an increase in experience and knowledge, salary increases. If candidates study further, their package can increase up to Rs.10 lakh to Rs.12 lakh per annum.

ACareer Options after B.Sc. Graduation

There are many options available for B.Sc. graduates. However, what to do after graduation is completely based on candidates’ preferences and choices.

Let’s look at some of the career options available for B.Sc. Graduates.

  • Master of Science (MSc)
  • Masters in Data Science
  • Bachelors of Education (B.Ed.)
  • Master of Computer Applications (MCA)
  • Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning

MSc – Master of Science or MSc is a two-year Postgraduate degree. This course is also offered by many universities and colleges in India.

Masters in Data Science – One course in which students can do their Masters in Data Science. This course is also a two-year postgraduate degree. MSc in Data Science is an advanced program.

B.Ed. – Bachelors of Education or B.Ed. is also a two-year degree. After completing B.Ed., candidates become teachers and are eligible to teach in schools.

MCA – Masters of Computer Applications is a two-year Postgraduate degree. This is a highly demanding and growing career. Students who want to pursue their career in the computer field.


Masters of Business Administration is also a two-year Postgraduate degree. Students who wish to pursue MBA after B.Sc. can specialize in the following fields. Listed down are some of the options available typically related to science fields are:-

  • MBA in Healthcare
  • MBA in Production Management
  • MBA in Healthcare Management
  • MBA in Pharmacy
  • MBA in Agriculture
  • MBA in Information Technology
  • MBA in Pharmaceutical Management
  • MBA in Petroleum and Oil Gas Management
  • MBA in Laboratory Management

 If you are further interested in knowing more about this topic and want to seek some expert help, Contact:-

Sunanda Rao, Career Counselor