In India after completing class 12th students are generally divided into two categories. Either engineering or medical. It’s time that we think out of the box. Now India is also progressing towards skill-based job employment where you can follow your passion and earn. You just need to master one skill and be an expert, money will come automatically along with fame.
Here are some uncommon courses which you can do after finishing school. These don’t require you to have 90% marks in the board exams but an interest in that field is a must.
Maritime jobs require high skill and they pay well too. It requires trained personnel to take care of the operations related to trade and transportation. Also, you will be able to see new places while on your job.
Course: B.E/B. Tech Marine Engineering (other courses available too) Duration: 4 years Educational Qualification: 60% or above in 12th with PCM Expected starting salary: 50K INR per month
2.Become a PILOT
If you are that dreamer who always wanted to fly a plane then this job is for you. Students with a science background can take up pilot training courses.
Course: Pilot Traning / B.Sc Aviation / B.Sc Aeronautics Duration : 3 years minimum Educational Qualification : >50% in PCM Expected starting salary: 60K-100K INR per month
3. Be a Designer
In school, everyone likes to draw and design but no one thinks of it professionally. Designers have a huge demand in the market. Fashion Designing, Interior designing, event decoration, all these things are becoming popular in India. It is the right time to become a designer and show-off your creativity to the world.
Course: Bachelors in Design (Fashion, Interior, Accessory, etc) Duration : 3 or 4 years. Educational Qualification: 50% in 12th any stream Expected Salary: 50K per month
4. Be A 5-star Chef
Cooking is not seen as a professional subject by us Indians. There are a lot of awesome opportunities in this sector if you do it seriously. It takes time to reach that expertise but once you are a 5-star chef you will be living your dream.
Course: Diploma in Culinary Arts/ Hotel Management Duration: 3 or 4 years Educational Qualification: 50% in 12th in any stream Expected starting salary: 40K-50K per month ( 4 or 5-star facility)
5. Chartered Accountant
This one you all will be knowing. Becoming a chartered accountant is not an easy task. In India, most of the commerce students aspire to become a C.A. You need to clear three exams to become a full-fledged CA. Opportunities in this field are huge due to the vast and continuously expanding business market in India.
Course : Clear CPT (Level 1) > IPCC (Level 2) > Final Exam (Level 3) Duration: No limit. You can give this exam until you succeed. Educational Qualification: Passed in class 12th in Commerce stream Expected starting Salary: 60K per month.
There are many other courses which you can pursue to get a high-income job. The main thing in all these courses is that these do not require much of academics but your interest and passion will be the main feature for your success in these fields.
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