The basic eligibility criterion for pursuing B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics degree is qualifying 10+2 or equivalent examination in science stream with a minimum of 50% marks secured in mathematics subject and /or in aggregate from a recognized board of the country.
SCOPE OF THE COURSE:-
There are vast opportunities for the aspirants who have passed B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics. They can pursue their higher studies in different areas. They can also look for jobs in different fields in private and public sector.
The various options available for B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics graduates to pursue their higher studies are given below.
M.Sc./Ph.D: One of the best higher studies option available for the B.Sc. (Hons.)Mathematics graduate is to do Master’s Degree in Mathematics followed by Ph.D or M.Phil. Thus they can find a promising career in Research or Teaching field.
MCA: Master of Computer Application (MCA) is another higher study option for the B.Sc. (Hons.) Mathematics graduates who wish to pursue their career in IT sector. Research Agencies like Defense Research and Development Organization prefer MCA graduates with Mathematics background in their Remote Sensing Centers. So MCA is a good higher study option for the graduates in B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics.
MBA: Master of Business Administration (MBA) is also one of the higher study options for the B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics graduates who wish to pursue their career in Management field. If they do the specialization in Finance in MBA, then they can reach up to higher positions like Chief Finance Officer in Corporate Sector.
Career Opportunities after B.Sc Mathematics
There are jobs available in various other sectors for the graduates of B.Sc Mathematics. These sectors are given below
- Market research
- Banking sector
There are also jobs available for these graduates in government sector. Various exams are conducted by UPSC every year for recruiting these graduates to several posts. Some of those exams are given below
- Tax Assistant exam
- Statistical Investigator exam
- Grade III & Compiler Exam
- Combined Graduate Level Exam
Most popular career option after B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics is teaching. There are plenty of colleges available in India which provides various courses in Mathematics. So it is easy to get job in this field. For that reason this career option is popular among the graduates of B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics.