- Posted by Abhipsa Sahu
Earlier it was a big question for students opting Career Options with B.Com Honours about their future prospects in this field. Of Course, students go through many thoughts about which career to choose for betterment. As now various courses are available and as today we are witnessing a very competitive world, you will get a number of career-enhancing course options.
In today's date only completing your graduation is not enough. There is no value of simple graduation if you aspire to get a good job in. You need greater knowledge and a better degree to face strong competition. Now that you know, only simple graduation won't help the cause hence the biggest confusion is what to opt after your graduation gets over. There are various options available in the field. So after analyzing the sector, we have provided a lot of options which might help you in choosing your career path after your Bcom gets over.
CA/ Chartered Accountant :
CA is the most prestigious job as well as the highest paying as well as job security job if you have done your graduation in BCom. CA exams are conducted by the Institute of Chartered Accountants (ICAI) and it is also considered to be one of the toughest conducted in our country. Hence to complete the exam one needs to clear three examinations viz. CPT, IPCC and Final CA.
IPCC exam consists of two groups. So after clearing of the group, you need to register for articleship with an experienced Chartered Accountant for a period of at two and a half years. After you clear both groups of IPCC and successfully complete your articleship you can then appear for the Final CA exam. Then Final CA has two groups as well. If you clear both the groups, you can then affix CA before your name in a glad manner.
Opting for Masters degree/ M.Com :
Most of the BCom students are clueless whether they should go for M.Com, as getting into masters is not that difficult. This will help you gain more knowledge as well as you will get a degree of Masters. So far B.Com gets over you can apply for the master's degree program give entrances and get into any recognized institute. You can pursue your M.Com in the subjects Accounting, Business, Finance, Economics, Statistics, Taxation, Marketing and Management.
Choosing an MBA:
MBA is one of the best and feasible options which you can opt for after completing your MBA. BCom usually provides with you a lot of knowledge which you require for pursuing MBA. Hence, an MBA is something everyone will advise you to pursue if you are a BCom graduate. Also, after completing your BCom if you are opting for the job and then going for an MBA with an experience of a year or two then it can also be a great opportunity. Nevertheless getting into good MBA college matters a lot. hence there so many exams conducted in the national as well as international level for students to get into MBA. while you are pursuing you BCom you can also go for coaching or some guidance to get into top universities means for MBA like IIM, XUB, etc.And getting an MBA in such universities means very good placements which will, of course, provide you with great placements.
Going for Digital Marketing:
Digital Marketing is such a field which has high demands right now. Now digital marketing has impacted every industry and sector possible. It is impossible to move ahead in the market or even stand in the competition without hiring digital marketers. hence, a B.Com student is the best suitable to become successful in the field of digital marketing. Hence, it is one of the demanding career choices currently because of the scarcity of skilled professionals who lack the talent to hold the post well and balance their responsibility.
If you go with the technical use of your B.com degree then Business Accounting and Taxation- BAT
For a B.Com student(fresher) what you require the most is that you require some work experience to pursue a career in either finance or accounts. Without any experience, you would be left with options like BPOs, back office or sales. So, there is one solution to this-BAT. This course has been designed well to give you a practical understanding of accounting, taxation, reporting, and compliance, all the skills that are mandatorily required in firms like accounting firms (Big 4s), KPO and other hardcore finance and accounting profiles.
Hence, we gave you with varieties of choices which you can go for if you have completed your B.Com in India. there are many international choices also available but it is always advisable that you first go with the options given above for your better future.