Science stream is stream chosen by most of the higher education aspirants who are focused on research and development of technology and life changing inventions. Science stream has several courses offered in diploma, degree and post graduation level. The subject is really vast and thus has innumerable opportunities waiting for you.
For choosing science you need to have a minimum of 60% marks for Physics, Chemistry and Maths if you are planning on pursuing engineering and related degree fields. Securing top ranks in 12th board exams can get you into any college of your choice with full scholarship. If you are selecting diploma or B.Sc, 12th pass with 45 percent marks can also be considered
Science courses offered are Engineering (B.Tech/ B.E). This has variety of branches which are electrical, mechanical, chemical, aeronautical, biomedical etc. You might have also heard about MBBS, BDS etc. apart from B.Tech. If you are into medical side you can work as doctor. You can be a Bachelor of physiotherapy, BDS, MBBS, Integrated M.Sc,etc.
B.Sc courses are also available in many streams and some with specialization. There are Bachelors of Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Zoology, Microbiology, Agriculture and Crop sciience, Computer Sciences, Information Systems, and Veterinary Sciences.
Career opportunities are really vast in Science field. Students can choose to switch to other careers or even proceed for higher studies both in India as well as abroad. Defense and Indian Navy are recruiting Students with science background for technical operations. They are selected through National Defense Academy (NDA). NDA and air force entrance exams are conducted twice in every year and are considered as the only selection process for recruiting. You are also eligible to work in private sector. Finishing graduation or post graduation in science stream can give you a wide range of opportunities. Due to growing industrialization, employment opportunities are also increasing.