The subjects which are required at school are Business Studies/ Economics/Accountancy/ Secretarial Practice/Business Mathematics.( School Maths is mandatory only for graduate honors courses in Economics, Statistics and is advisable for BCA).
After 10+2 one can go for graduation courses provided he should have maths as one of the subjects in +2.One can also do a graduate degree course in pure & integrated disciplines, Business Management/ Journalism, BCA. They can also go for vocational courses like pure & integrated disciplines, Business Management/ Journalism, BCA.
The candidates can also go for CA Courses for which you have to give entrance exam like CPT.There are other entrance exams like Hotel Management, BBA, BFIM, Law(CLAT), NID(NEED), NIFT, Foreign Language (5 year) , SAT / TOEFL, Fine Art, Teaching (B.Com B.Ed.), NDA (for boys).One can also give competitive exams for seeking courses like Civil Services, Indian Economic Services, Banking Services, Insurance, CDSE,Air Force Accounts, Mass Communication, Journalism, Advertising, Film Studies,Drama & Theatre, Management, GRE / GMAT.
Professional courses are Foreign languages, Hospitality related, Fashion Merchandising, Industrial Design, Museology, Journalism/ Media studies, Advertising, Special Education B.Ed., B.Lib.Sc., Travel Tourism, Secretarial, Performing arts, Insurance, Computing, Med- transcription, Marketing, CA, CWA, Financial Analysis, Law, Mass Com, CS.One can also do post graduate courses like M Com, M. Eco, M. Stats, MA Operations Research, Business Economic, MFC, Computing, M.Ed., International studies,International Trade. There are lots of Employment offers one can work in Exec (Mgmt/ Fin) Airlines, Travel, Secretarial, Performing Arts, Advertising, Journalism, Media, Entrepreneurship, Banking, Insurance Defence & Protective services.
Humanities as one of the career options also can be pursued after 10+2 with Commerce subjects. Subjects such as Geography, Psychology should have been pursued at the +2 level to pursue a graduate degree in the subject.The salary after making careers in commerce starts with basic 10,000 per month depending the course completed, the experience, location etc. The private sector provides little more pay package. Professional like MBAs, CAs and CFAs get high pay packages. Foreign banks and insurance companies give good packages.
•Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com).
•Bachelor in Management Studies (BMS)
•Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
•Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS).
•Bachelor of Corporate Secretary-ship (BCS)
•Diploma in Industrial Accountant Centre:
•Courses after Graduation
•Masters of Commerce (M.Com) Duration: 2 years Centres: Many Commerce Colleges.
•Master of Corporate Secretary ship (MCS)
•Master of Finance & Control
•M.Com Banking and & Insurance Management
•M.Com Co-operative Management
•Master of Financial Control (MFC)
•Master of Financial, Administration (MFA)
•Master of Financial Management (MFM)
•Most of the courses are two year duration and available in colleges or in distant mode.
•MBA (Finance): Students interested in learning how to manage a business professionally can opt for a degree in management. An MBA course can vary in duration with a regular MBA being a 2-year course, while an Executive MBA taking 1 year to complete. Doing an MBA through correspondence is also an option.
•Post Graduate Diploma in Capital Market & Investment Analysis
•Post Graduate Diploma in Finance & Control
•Post Graduate Diploma in Management Accounting
•Post Graduate Diploma in Banking & Finance
•Post Graduate Diploma in Public Accounting
•Diploma in Banking and finance (DBF) Eligibility: Accountancy and computer knowledge is essential.