Having stepped into college life means that you have cleared another obstacle towards your way of living your dreams. So now that you have entered college, have you thought of what to do next? It may seem like you have a lifetime to make up your mind about the same. While some people might have known since their admission where they were going after college, many don’t begin to consider it until their final year. Surprising, but true! They wait for the last moment, see where their results will take them and then take their valuable decision. This is the time to get organised, get focused and get busy!
There are quite many options open for final-year students, from working abroad or in their own country to further study. Whether you’ve always known what you want to do after finishing your degree or have only thought about it lately, it’s important to know what all your options are and what will work best for you. It is your valuable decision which takes you to what you will be in the next 10 years of your life.
Saying “Hello!” to the corporate world:
Many students choose this after completing graduation. Seems like a relief to you? Yes, it indeed is because this would mean the end of assignments, exams, and the not-so-likable hostel menu. For them, entering the world of work is the most logical route as it is the road widely opted for. Wrapping up studies there and then itself, students dressed in formals seek out to a whole new journey that awaits them- the corporate world. This new step brings with them great responsibilities too.
After saying goodbye to graduation, many students opt for the business industry. Instead of being employees, they choose to be employers themselves! These students usually begin with a startup idea at the college itself, implementing it and taking it at a higher level after they pass out from college. While many other students join their family business or instead invest money and start a business of their own, aspiring to become great entrepreneurs someday!
Higher studies preferably MBA:
With a degree in hand, you are ready to embark on an adventurous post-university life. The question which arises is, what’s next? The most common answer is-postgraduate study. Well, if corporate world is not a place for you just after graduation, then further study is another avenue which you can explore. And do you know what is the most sought after the postgraduate program? It is MBA. Majority of the students wish to go for MBA in India, irrespective of what they have done previously be it B.Tech, BBA, B.com or LLB and this even extends to the previously completed master’s degree and doctorate students. This is because MBA makes you more eligible for the competitive world outside and adds a brand value to you. In today’s ever-growing era of technology and industrialization, the need for efficient professionals with good managerial skills is increasing exponentially.
MBA in India has a great scope in the coming years, with the top recruiting areas being finance, marketing and sales, finance, human resource, investment banking and general management. MBA in India can be pursued from top universities like IIM Ahmedabad, IIM Calcutta, XLRI Jamshedpur to name a few.
Therefore, it is up to you what you wish to do after your graduation. A lot many options are open to you. Choose wisely, work hard and see your door to success open up!
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