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

Scope for Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]:

  • The scope of Science and its applications is very vast and demanding as students have 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.

  • 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:

    • Teaching jobs

    • Defense

    • Bank jobs

    • Aviation

    • Maintenance etc.

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

    • Government Scientific advise
    • Start-up firms

    • Business

    • Marketing

    • 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.

Employment Areas for Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]:

Agriculture Industry


Food Institutes


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


Environmental Management and Conservation

Testing Laboratories

Cosmetic and Pharmaceutical Production

Diagnostic Laboratories

Wildlife and Fishery Departments

Health Care Providers

Forensic Crime Research

Wastewater Plants

Job Types Offered for Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]:




Biology Researcher

Scientist Assistant

Laboratory Technician


Research Analyst

Marine Geologists

Clinical Research Specialist




Technical Writer/ Editor


Dairy Technologist


Plant Biochemist



Science Adviser





Clinical Research Manager


Subject-wise Salary offered for Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]:

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

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

Salary offered for Bachelor of Science

Source: Payscale

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

Key Stats for Bachelor of Science

Source: Payscale