B.Sc Jobs:

The scope of Science and its applications is very vast and demanding as students have jobs across multiple disciplines. B.Sc Course graduates have great scope to further their interests in India as well as internationally either by working or doing a specialization [M.Sc].

The evolution of Technology and Research has great scope for expansion and calls for mass placements to Science graduates. Because so many different jobs can be pursued by graduates, salaries vary widely within and across occupational fields. That said, three examples of high-paying positions one could obtain with a B.S degree are a senior software engineer, chief financial officer, and senior professional service consultant.

Science graduates, depending on their knowledge and skill, are also eligible for some job placements that don’t involve scientific practice, like:

  1. Teaching jobs
  2. Defence
  3. Bank jobs
  4. Aviation
  5. Maintenance etc.

Apart from Research and Government jobs, Science graduates are given placements in:

  1. Government Scientific advise
  2. Start-up firms
  3. Business
  4. Marketing
  5. Technical writing

Science graduates get placed in consultancy firms, customer service, and other areas. Often, students can find the jobs of their choice during the course itself, through campus placements.

Various firms give placements to deserving candidates during the final year of the course, and the initial annual salary range is between INR 2 to 8 lakhs per anumA few key employment areas for Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] course graduates are:

Agriculture Industry Hospitals Food Institutes
Aquariums Industrial Laboratories Genetic Research
Biotechnology Firms Oil Industry Disease Research
Chemical Industry Biotechnology Industry Animal Husbandry
Research and Development Research Firms Forest Services
Zoo and Wildlife Care Seed And Nursery Companies Geological Survey Departments
Educational Institutes Space Research Institutes Forestry
Environmental Management and Conservation Testing Laboratories Cosmetic and Pharmaceutical Production
Diagnostic Laboratories Wildlife and Fishery Departments Health Care Providers
Forensic Crime Research Wastewater Plants

A variety of job opportunities are afforded to graduates of Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] such as:

Anesthesiologist Scientist Lecturer
Biology Researcher Scientist Assistant Laboratory Technician
Chemist Research Analyst Marine Geologists
Clinical Research Specialist Teachers Oceanographers
Cytologist Technical Writer/ Editor Pharmacist
Dairy Technologist Consultant Plant Biochemist
Doctor Enumerators Science Adviser
Ecologist Biostatistician Taxonomist
Geneticist Clinical Research Manager Toxicologist

The subject-wise salary offered to graduates of Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] course are listed as under:

Core Subjects Initial Annual Salary 
B.Sc Agriculture/Forestry etc. INR 2,00,000 to 7,20,000
B.Sc Chemistry/Biochemistry etc. INR 2,00,000 to 8,40,000
B.Sc Biology/Microbiology/Zoology/Botany etc. INR 2,40,000 to 7,20,000
B.Sc Environmental Sciences/Earth Sciences/Geology etc. INR 1,80,000 to 6,00,000
B.Sc Mathematics/Statistics etc. INR 1,80,000 to 9,60,000
B.Sc Computer Science/Information Technology etc. INR 3,30,000 to 9,00,000

B.Sc Government Jobs:

The job opportunities for B.Sc graduates in the public sector are as follows:

  1. Anesthesiologist
  2. Scientist
  3. Lecturer
  4. Biology Researcher 
  5. Scientist Assistant
  6. Laboratory Technician
  7. Chemist
  8. Research Analyst
  9. Marine Geologists
  10. Clinical Research Specialist
  11. Teachers
  12. Oceanographers
  13. Cytologist
  14. Technical Writer/ Editor
  15. Pharmacist
  16. Dairy Technologist 
  17. Plant Biochemist
  18. Science Adviser
  19. Ecologist
  20. Biostatistician
  21. Taxonomist
  22. Geneticist
  23. Clinical Research Manager
  24. Toxicologist

B.Sc Private Jobs:

The jobs for B.Sc graduates in the private sector are as follows:

Anesthesiologist Scientist Lecturer
Biology Researcher Scientist Assistant Laboratory Technician
Chemist Research Analyst Marine Geologists
Clinical Research Specialist Teachers Oceanographers
Cytologist Technical Writer/ Editor Pharmacist
Dairy Technologist Consultant Plant Biochemist
Doctor Enumerators Science Adviser
Ecologist Biostatistician Taxonomist
Geneticist Clinical Research Manager Toxicologist

Salary Scale for Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]:

The average salary scale for Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] according to the years of experience is tabulated below:

Sl. No. Years of Experience Average Salary Offered
1 <1 INR 180,000
2 1-4 INR 220,000
3 5-9 INR 250,000
4 10-19 INR 280,000
5 >=20 INR 350,000

Salary packages offered by the Top Companies in India for Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]:

The average salary package offered by the prestigious companies in India to the graduates of Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] are tabulated below:

Sl. No. Name of Company Average Salary Offered
1 Tata Consultancy Services Limited INR 563,716
2 Wipro Technologies Ltd. INR 574,101
3 Capgemini INR 696,679
4 Accenture INR 683,613
5 Accenture Technology Solutions INR 799,644
6 Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp INR 746,961
7 HCL Technologies Ltd. INR 684,610
8 Wipro INR 502,769
9 IBM India Private Limited INR 817,026
10 Infosys Limited INR 602,830
11 Tech Mahindra Ltd. INR 681,271
12 Cognizant INR 758,594
13 Capgemini Consulting INR 590,243
14 Internal Business Machines [IBM] Corp INR 813,892
15 Genpact INR 616,736
16 Amazon.com Inc INR 698,714
17 Ernest & Young [EY] INR 847,000
18 J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. [JPMCC] INR 1,190,103
19 Hewlett Package Enterprise [HP] INR 1,203,460
20 Oracle INR 921,168
21 HSBC INR 775,000
22 HDFC Bank Pvt. Ltd. INR 533,218
23 Computer Sciences Corporation [CSC} INR 748,800
24 Dell, Inc, INR 993,530
25 Infosys BPO INR 386,248
26 Amdocs, Inc. INR 827,115
27 Axis Bank INR 554,811
28 Mindtree Consulting INR 641,042
29 Atos Origin INR 600,000
30 ICICI Bank INR 813,305

Average Salary based on Job Position for Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]:

The average salary offered and the range for the same for several prospective jobs of a graduate in Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] is quoted below:

Source: Payscale

Key Stats for Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]:

The job satisfaction, gender payscale ratio and the demographic distribution of the salary of a graduate in Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] is quoted as under:

Source: Payscale

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