Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] - Jobs, Scope, Salary and Placements

Scope, Jobs, Salary and Placements for B.Sc Graduates:

The scope of Science and its applications is very vast and demanding, recruiting students for jobs across multiple disciplines. Science 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.

Students who obtain the Bachelor of Science Degree can get placed in jobs of various scientific industries. Science graduates, depending on their knowledge and skill, are also eligible for some job placements that don’t involve scientific practice, like teaching jobs, defense, bank jobs, aviation, maintenance etc. Apart from Research and Government jobs, Science graduates are given placements in start-up firms, business, marketing, and 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 Rs. 1,80,000 and Rs. 9,00,000.

Areas where Science Graduates get Placements:

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

Job Types Offered to B.Sc Graduates:

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

Subject-Wise Salary Details for B.Sc Graduates:

Core Subjects

Initial Annual Salary

B.Sc Agriculture/Forestry etc.

Rs. 2,00,000 to 7,20,000

B.Sc Chemistry/Biochemistry etc.

Rs. 2,00,000 to 8,40,000

B.Sc Biology/Microbiology/Zoology/Botany etc.

Rs. 2,40,000 to 7,20,000

B.Sc Environmental Sciences/Earth Sciences/Geology etc.

Rs. 1,80,000 to 6,00,000

B.Sc Mathematics/Statistics etc.

Rs. 1,80,000 to 9,60,000

B.Sc Computer Science/Information Technology etc.

Rs. 3,30,000 to 9,00,000