Science Education in Karnataka
Science in Karnataka is taught at the school level as intermediate (10+2), College level as Bachelors and at the universities it’s taught to award Master degree and PhD.
The career options in science stream are not only limited to doctors and engineers and hence there are so many other courses to pursue other than just engineering and medical. It is one of most popular choice of stream among students in Karnataka after class 10 who wish to become an engineer or a doctor.
Students in Karnataka can pursue science stream after class 10 in various boards, such as-
- CBSE (Central Board of Secondary Education)
- ICSE (Indian Certificate of Secondary Education)
- IB (International Baccalaureate)
- Karnataka State Boards
Karnataka is a hub for science colleges in India offering undergraduate, post graduate and doctoral courses. Other than the degree courses, these institutions also have many Certificate and Diploma courses. These educational institutions provide quality education tailored to meet the unprecedented demand for science students.
Job prospects for science students increase with the completion of a undergraduate or postgraduate degree course. Salary and designation of a science student is quite higher than any graduate degree holder.
Some of the popular science courses that a student can pursue in Karnataka after class 12 are B.Sc. Hons, nursing, physiotherapist, Psychiatrist, dietitian, Laboratory technician and lots more.
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