Top 10 job option with an art (B.A) degree

job after BA degree

job after BA degree, Most people think the engineering and Computer science students get lucrative jobs easily; and commerce graduates can also get good job opportunities!

But do you know you can get very good and stable jobs even if you have BA pass degree?

Surprised?  It is real fact!  Just Read on to know how many different options are available for arts Graduates in India right now!

Career options after BA

A is an acronym for Bachelor of Arts.  Holder of BA is an individual who has a graduation degree in Arts and Science.  It is the first university degree.

Some of the career options under this degree are:

  1. Government jobs

Now, Government jobs are the most popular jobs, especially in India.  The income is stable.  You get lot of perks in form of allowances, education cess, medical facilities in some cases, good number of leaves and finally a good retirement benefit called pension.

BA pass candidates can appear for various exams like Combined Defence Service exam, Staff selection commission exams.  If their pass marks are in line with pass percentage requirements of the above exams, they will be absorbed into various Government posts.

  1. Public Service Commission exam

The Indian Public Service is the most prestigious service in India.  Joining this service is a dream for millions of young aspirants in this country.

A BA graduate is equally qualified as B.E., B.Com or B.Tech, MBA, MBBS, CA or any higher educationally qualified candidate to sit in the UPSC exam, the entry ticket to this reputed and top order service. So, BA students can be an IAS officer, an IPS officer, an officer in Indian Foreign service etc.

  1. Bank Posts

There are numerous vacancies arising every year in the various reputed banking institutions of India.

Exams are conducted at regular intervals to these posts in the clerical and Probationary officer cadre.  The minimum education requirement for these posts is a degree in any stream including Arts or social sciences.

  1. BPOs

BA candidates with good communication skills can try their luck in BPOs (Business Process Outsourcing).  BPOs services comprise, HR, payroll, customer/call relations, accounting etc.  BA students can try for customer/call centre relations department.   They also get opportunities in HR resources BPOs depending upon the eligibility rules of the particular company they are applying.

  1. Writer

There is nobody else more qualified to become a writer if you have done a BA in literature.  You become a freelancer and can either take up transcription work, translation work, write books, novels or short stories.

  1. Journalism and Mass Communication

BA candidates can write for newspapers or work on TV as journalists.  Candidates who have an ear on the ground ie are good at news coverage have very great opportunities and pay packages in this line.

  1. Further studies and a profession in Management

Candidates can apply can appear for GMAT or CAT exams and qualify for admissions into top MBA institutes in India.  Once you complete MBA you can join some prestigious companies in the lower and middle management ranks with easily.

  1. Teaching profession

BA candidates can study further and complete their Post graduate degree.  With an MA degree you can appear for UGCNET exams. You can become a lecturer or professor in college or universities in India and Abroad.  Pay scales are very high depending on the institute you are joining.

  1. Jobs at NGOs

BA students who are interested in social service can get easy admission to local or international NGOs that work for a particular good cause.

  1. Qualification for other courses

BA is a base for further courses like animation.  You can take up a job as animator and earn handsomely

So, BA students, don’t be dejected like old-timers that a BA degree is not worthwhile.  There are numerous options now for students passing from this particular stream of graduation.  You can choose from any of the above options and gain job satisfaction and a good standard of living.

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