10th standard is an important point in a student’s life. The stream/path that he/she chooses after 10th will play a huge role in determining his/her career path!
|No.||Types of Courses After 10th|
|1||11th and 12th|
|2||Diploma in Engineering Courses|
|4||Other Vocational Courses|
1. 11th and 12th
This is the best and most popular choice among 10th passed students in India. After 10th, the most natural step ahead is – 10+1 followed by 10+2
Nowadays, most jobs require Bachelor’s Degree as minimum educational qualification required. In order to pursue a Bachelor’s Degree course, you must have completed 10+2 in the first place! This shows how useful this path is!
If you are interested in following this path, you have many options available in front of you. 11th and 12th standards have three prominent streams in India. They are –
- Arts Stream
- Commerce Stream
- Science Stream
2. Diploma in Engineering Courses:
10th passed students may also pursue Diploma in Engineering courses! They must have had mathematics and science subjects in 10th class!
Diploma in Engineering programs are 3 years long. Various types of Diploma Engineering courses are available in India.
- Diploma in Mechanical Engineering
- Diploma in Electrical Engineering
- Diploma in Civil Engineering
- Diploma in EC Engineering
- Diploma in IC Engineering
- Diploma in Mining Engineering
- Diploma in Textile Engineering
After completing Diploma program, candidates may secure admission directly into the second academic year of B.E. (Bachelor of Engineering) or B.Tech. (Bachelor of Technology) course. This entry scheme is called lateral entry.
3. ITI Courses:
ITI stands for Industrial Training Institute. ITIs offer job oriented training programs. The main aim of an ITI is to instill skills in students. Thus, ITIs raise a skilled workforce and helps them find employment!
ITI programs are 1-2 years long. Course duration depends upon the nature of the course. Some prominent ITI training programs are:
- ITI Electrician course
- ITI Plumber course
- ITI Welder course
- ITI Turner course
- ITI Mechanic course
- ITI Machinist course
4. Other Vocational Courses:
ITIs, Polytechnic Colleges and other educational institutes are known to offer job oriented vocational courses. Such programs could be Diploma or certification courses.
- Diploma in Hardware and Networking
- Paramedical courses