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Career after Bsc Maths

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If you are reading this blog, it is evident that you have chosen BSc Maths, which is one of the best Bachelor's courses to pursue. BSc Maths is a three-to-four-year program that is offered by most universities. You will find several universities and colleges in India that offer the course. However, studying abroad is always a good option, especially if you are pursuing higher education. It will open wider career opportunities for you. Do you know the opportunities that can possibly come your way if you choose a BSc Maths course? Come, this blog has something special for you to know.

What Can I Do After BSc Maths?

After pursuing your BSc Maths, you can either go for a Master's degree in the same discipline or go for a job. It is not necessary to take an MSc Maths; you can also opt for other Master's courses like MBA, MCA etc. If you are looking for a career after BSc Maths, you will find a long array of them. Detailed information on the same is available further in the blog.

Scope After BSc Maths

A Bachelor's degree in Maths opens a wide range of opportunities before you. You can find yourself in a world of wonderful opportunities, both in India and abroad. However, it is worth mentioning that pursuing your course abroad will help you land a better-paid position abroad. Below are a few sectors in which you can work after your BSc Maths course. You will find wide career options after BSc Maths in each sector.

  • Banking
  • Teaching
  • Statistics
  • Accounting
  • Data Science
  • Meteorology

Best Courses After BSc Maths

After completing your BSc Maths, you can go for higher education in whichever field you are interested in. doing a Master's degree increases your chances of getting a good job. 

The top five courses you can do after your BSc Maths are given below.

  1. MSc in Maths: This program helps you learn in detail about calculus, differential equations, number lines etc. You can work as a teacher, information scientist, data analyst, external auditor etc.
  2. MSc in Statistics: It helps you learn more about statistical applications and enables you to analyse and interpret data critically.
  3. Master of Computer Applications (MCA): If you are interested in computers and computer applications, you can take up an MCA and work in a corporate environment. The demand for MCA graduates is high.
  4. Master of Business Administration (MBA): It is one of the most sought-after courses in the world that offers immense career opportunities. Several specialisations are available to choose from, and you will also have to appear for an entrance test.
  5. BEd: If you wish to be a school teacher, having a BEd with BSc in Maths is necessary. Apart from a few subjects, all other teachers need a BEd to teach in schools.

Destination 

Top Universities Abroad

Program 

Duration

QS Ranking 2023

Average Annual Tuition Fee (in INR)

USA

University of California

MSc Maths

2 years

27

₹ 21,87,000

Texas Tech University

MSc Maths

2 years

1001-1200

₹ 15,92,000

University of Delaware

MSc Maths

2 years

581-590

₹ 11,74,000

Kansas State University

MSc Statistics

2 years

801-1000

₹ 11,86,000

Western Michigan University

MSc Statistics

2 years

1001-1200

₹ 13,91,000

UK

University of Hull

BEd

1 year

651-700

₹ 19,05,000

University of Nottingham

BEd

4 years

114

₹ 19,98,000

University of Oxford

MS Mathematics

2 years

4

₹ 22,09,000

University of Cambridge

MS Applied Mathematics

9 months

2

₹ 18,67,000

Imperial College London

MS Statistics

1 year

6

₹ 33,06,000

Canada 

McGill University

BEd

4 years

31

₹ 16,29,000

Simon Fraser University

BEd

5 years

328

₹ 30,72,000

University of Toronto

MS Statistics

2 years

34

₹ 15,80,000

University of British Columbia

MS Mathematics

2 years

47

₹ 5,56,000

Western University

MS Applied Mathematics

2 years

172

₹ 13,82,000

Australia 

Monash University

MS Mathematics

2 years

57

₹ 24,06,000

University of New South Wales

MS Statistics

2 years

45

₹ 15,71,000

University of Technology Sydney

MS Mathematics

2 years

137

₹ 14,32,000

University of Queensland

BEd

4 years

50

₹ 17,03,000

University of Sydney

BEd

4 years

41

₹ 27,56,000

MBA After BSc Maths

If you are looking for courses after BSc Maths, one of the first courses to consider can be an MBA. It is one of the most in-demand courses across the world, which offers immense job opportunities. There will also be several specialisations to choose from. 

The TOP MBA Specialisations are.

  • Marketing
  • Human Resources
  • Finance
  • General Management
  • Operations Management

A few popular universities abroad that offer the top MBA specialisations are given below.

Destination 

Top Universities Abroad

Duration 

QS Ranking 2023

Average Annual Fees (in INR)

USA

Harvard University

2 years

5

₹ 67,06,000

Stanford University

2 years

3

₹ 64,86,000

MIT

2 years

1

₹ 68,07,000

University of California

2 years

27

₹ 67,03,000

Yale University

1 year

18

₹ 68,61,000

UK

University of Oxford

1 year

4

₹ 60,67,000

University of Cambridge

1 year

2

₹ 59,26,000

Imperial College London

1 year

6

₹ 52,97,000

University of Edinburgh

1 year

15

₹ 33,24,000

University of Manchester

12-18 months

28

₹ 41,67,000

Canada 

University of Toronto

2 years

34

₹ 40,88,000

McGill University

16 months

31

₹ 62,97,000

McMaster University

28 months

152

₹ 21,43,000

University of Alberta

20 months

110

₹ 16,89,000

University of Ottawa

1 year

237

₹ 38,82,000

Australia 

University of Melbourne

2 years

33

₹ 17,52,000

University of Queensland

1 year

50

₹ 43,60,000

Australian National University

2 years

30

₹ 17,02,000

Monash University

2 years

57

₹ 15,64,000

University of Sydney

18 months

41

₹ 27,04,000

MCA After BSc Maths

MCA is yet another course you can pursue after your BSc in Maths. The job market abroad is wide for MCA graduates, making it one of the popular courses. If you are interested in programming and computer applications, you can take up this course. However, you will find a lesser number of universities in the UK, Canada, Australia etc., that offer the course. Alternatively, you can pursue MSc in Computer Science, which has more demand in these countries. A few popular US universities that offer MCA abroad are tabulated below.

Top Universities 

Duration 

QS Ranking 2023

Average Annual Tuition Fees (in INR)

Harvard University

1-2 years

5

₹ 30,83,000

MIT

1-2 years

1

₹ 27,73,200

Columbia University

1-2 years

22

₹ 44,94,000

University of California

1-2 years

27

₹ 23,37,000

Stanford University

1-2 years

3

₹ 13,21,000

Medical Courses After BSc Maths

If you are interested in the medical field, then there is good news for you. There are innumerable medical courses available for you to pursue after BSc Maths. You can check the table below to know more about the medical courses abroad and their average tuition fees.

Destination 

Top Universities Abroad

Program 

Duration 

QS Ranking 2023

Average Annual Tuition Fees (in INR)

USA

Harvard University

MA Public Health Research

2 years

5

₹ 50,74,000

California Institute of Technology

MS Bioengineering

2 years

6

₹ 50,09,000

Stanford University

MS Health Policy

2 years

3

₹ 35,51,000

MIT

MS Health Sciences and Technology

2 years

1

₹ 67,83,000

University of Chicago

MS Biomedical Informatics

2 years

10

₹ 47,06,000

UK

University of Oxford

MS Pharmacology

1 year

4

₹ 26,45,000

London School of Economics and Political Science

MS Health and International Development

1 year

56

₹ 30,06,000

University of Edinburgh

MS Advanced Nursing

1 year

15

₹ 23,43,000

King’s College London

MS Clinical Nursing

1 year

37

₹ 11,71,000

University of Warwick

MS Life Sciences

1 year

64

₹ 27,73,000

Canada 

University of Toronto

MS Nutritional Sciences

3 years

34

₹ 12,95,000

University of British Columbia

MS Surgery

2 years

47

₹ 5,56,000

McMaster University

MS Biochemistry and Biomedical Sciences

2 years

152

₹ 5,32,000

University of Montreal

MS Health Services Administration

2 years

116

₹ 12,37,000

Simon Fraser University

MPH

2 years

328

₹ 23,46,000

Australia 

University of Melbourne

MS Surgery

2 years

33

₹ 20,86,000

University of Queensland

MPH

1.5 years

50

₹ 18,35,000

Monash University

MS Biomedical and Health Science

2 years

57

₹ 24,06,000

University of Sydney

MS Medicine

1 year

41

₹ 27,82,000

University of Adelaide

MS Health Economics and Policy

2 years

109

₹ 20,00,000

JOB Oriented Courses After BSc Maths

If you are someone looking for a job right after your Postgraduation, then the following information will be helpful for you. Below is a list of some popular job-oriented courses after BSc Maths, which you can pursue if you are interested. 

It is always a good idea to look for courses of this kind as it will help you land a better job easily.

  • MSc in Maths
  • MSc in Statistics
  • MSc in Actuarial Science
  • BEd
  • MCA
  • MBA
  • CFA
  • CS
  • Master of Data Science
  • PG Diploma in Management

Professional Courses After BSc Maths

You can also pursue some professional courses after BSc Maths if you wish to. 

They will help you get a job easily. A few such courses are listed below.

  • MCA
  • MBA
  • MSc Maths
  • MSc Statistics
  • MSc Actuarial Science
  • BEd

JOBs After BSc Maths

The list of careers available for you after BSc Maths is quite extensive. It will be helpful for you to know about the different job sectors and the likely salary for different job roles.

  1. Teaching: Listed as one of the noblest jobs globally, teaching is a lucrative career to pursue after BSc in Mathematics. Investing in a PhD will also come with greater gains in this profession. It will allow you to work in the university as a Professor/Associate Professor.
  2. Accounting: This profession provides great remuneration. This job involves providing financial solutions to firms to prevent them from suffering financial loss while in operation.
  3. Computer Application: Advancement in technology has given rise to high demand and well-paying jobs. Knowledge of computer applications and programming offers many job opportunities in both the private and public sectors. Jobs in this field will help you grow and thrive in the IT industry.
  4. Operational Research: The main job function here is to ensure that you protect your employer's business from an uncertain future. You provide them with problem-solving skills to ensure smooth running and efficiency.
  5. Banking: The banking industry is ever-expanding, which means endless job offers for you to pursue. A wide array of financial services is offered, and this means a greater job pool for you, be it investments, insurance or loans; the choice is yours.
  6. Meteorology: Fewer people are keen to enter this field. It offers excellent opportunities for BSc Maths students. It requires analytical skills, which are learned in BSc Maths. This job is well-paying and has a projection rate of 6% by 2029.
  7. Government Jobs: People invest a lot of time and effort into getting government jobs. This is because it comes with added benefits such as job security, a definite increase in income as time progresses, and it is pensionable. Most government opportunities offer exams to secure employment, and these papers usually require mathematical knowledge and skill.

Though it proves futile to graduates in other faculties, such as Humanities, these exams are advantageous to BSc Maths graduates. They have a better chance of clearing these exams. Government jobs available for BSc graduates include

  1. India Forest Services
  2. Public sector banking
  3. Indian Space Research Organisation
  4. Indian Railways
  5. Defense Research and Developmental Organisation


The table below will help you get an idea of the average annual salary of some of the popular professions.

Job Role

Average Annual Salary (in INR)

Accountant 

₹ 4,00,000 - 5,00,000

Banker 

₹ 3,00,000 - 4,00,000

Data Analyst

₹ 5,00,000 - 6,00,000

Data Scientist

₹ 7,00,000 - 8,00,000

Mathematician 

₹ 8,00,000 - 9,00,000

Meteorologist

₹ 8,00,000 -  9,00,000

Operations Manager

₹ 8,00,000 - 9,00,000

Professor 

₹ 9,00,000 - 10,00,000

Teacher 

₹ 3,00,000 - 4,00,000

Entrance Exams After BSc Maths

You will have to take a few entrance tests after BSc Maths, depending on the course you choose. 

A few common tests are given below.

  1. IIT JAM: It is conducted by the Indian Institute of Technology for admission to all UG and PG courses.
  2. CSIR NET: The National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts this test for admission to MSc in Statistics.
  3. GMAT: Almost all top universities in India and abroad ask for a good GMAT score for MBA admission.
  4. CSEET: The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) conducts the CSEET for admission to the Company Secretary (CS) course.

Government Jobs After BSc Maths

After you pursue your BSc in Maths, you will also have the opportunity to work in the government sector. A government job gives you job security, which is one of the primary reasons you should try it. A few career options after BSc Maths in the government sector and their average annual salary are tabulated below.

Job Role

Average Annual Salary (in INR)

IFS Officer

₹ 3,00,000

Accountant 

₹ 4,00,000

Statistician 

₹ 5,40,000

Loan Officer

₹ 3,00,000

Researcher and Accountant

₹ 7,00,000

Specialist Officer

₹ 3,60,000

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