A Brief Analysis of Best Courses after 12th Arts for Students at Crossroad of Making Career Decision

You can make your career in the field of law, journalism, computer application, fashion designing, management, or multimedia after completing 12th in arts. According to CAGR, the most dominant sector in India’s GDP is the service sector and also the largest employer, creating jobs in IT, finance, insurance, and business services, among others. Let’s take a look at career prospect and placement record of some of these fields.

Courses Available for 12th Arts Students:

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

The 3 year Bachelor of Arts degree can be perfect for those who want to become librarian, teacher, illustrator, curator, film-maker and writer. 

Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA)

Sculpting, photography, theatre, dance, music, are some of the fields that open up after completing 3 year degree in bachelor of fine arts.

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Learn about the working of marketing, finance, human resource, operations, international business and various other departments in an organization with BBA course.

B.Sc. Multimedia 

There is high demand for professionals in print, television, and film industry and you can make a career there with B.Sc. Multimedia degree

Bachelor of Computer Application (BCA)

According to Software Technology Park of India software exports from India has increased by 7% YoY reaching to INR 5 lakh crore for FY21. 

Diploma in Education (Ded)

One can work as a nursery school teacher with Diploma in Education (Ded) after completing senior secondary in arts.

Bachelor of Social Work (BSW)

Those who have the aim to improve the lives of people in suffering, than a Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) degree is the one for you.

BA (Psychology)

You can work as behaviour analyst, social worker, researcher, career counselor, sports psychologist with a BA (Psychology) degree.

Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM)

Enter the world of tourism, hospitality, culinary arts, catering services, or become a restaurateur or chef, with Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM) degree after 12th arts.

Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication (BJMC)

There is 44% rise in enrollment for journalism classes and massive gains in viewership have been reported in the past 10 years in cable news network.

List of Courses Available at CGC Jhanjeri for 12th Arts Students - 


For your BBA degree the best college in Chandigarh will be the one that can develop your problem solving ability, leadership and communication skills.

BBA career scope: The starting salary after completing Bachelor of Business Administration range from Rs. 18,000 to Rs. 25,000 per month. BBA degree will make you eligible to take up job of –

  • - Marketing executive
  • - Financial analyst
  • - Research and development executive
  • - Business consultant
  • - Assistant manager
  • - Research assistant

BBA Placement Record: Business industry employs nearly 60% of work force becoming the highest employment generator. CGC Jhanjeri has maintained above 80% placement record the year round ever since inception.


Fresher can expect salary from Rs. 20,000 to Rs. 30,000 which can comfortably go up to 60,000 – 80,000 INR per month. You can up your earning potential by pursuing MCA after few years of experience.

BCA career scope: Job profiles that are up for grab after completing BCA course include –

  • - Network administrator
  • - Web developer
  • - Computer programmer
  • - Web designer
  • - Software developer
  • - Software tester


BCA Placement Record: CGC Jhanjeri achieved placement record of 83% in 2017 with many students getting placed even before completion of course.

B.A. (Journalism & Mass Communication)

As per EY report, media and entertainment industry in India will increased from 1.38 trillion to 1.79 trillion in 2020.  Arts background students are eligible for BA Journalism and Mass Communication

B.A. (Journalism & Mass Communication) career scope: Job openings for Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication holders include –

  • - Print and electronics journalism
  • - Event management
  • - Integrated marketing
  • - Print electronic and digital marketing
  • - Radio and TV production
  • - Public relations


B.A. (Journalism & Mass Communication) placement record: Internet only outlets have shown tremendous increase in employment, with broadcast TV also showing growth in green. Nearly 40 to 50% of workforce comprises of reporters.

B.Sc. (Fashion Design)

Rising income level, favorable demographics, and increased penetration of organized retail will drive demand in textile industry. With B.Sc. (Fashion Design) a strong career is assured for you.

B.Sc. (fashion design) career scope: Pursue your B.Sc. (fashion Design) from top college in Chandigarh to reap maximum benefit. You can work as –

  • - Retail Manager
  • - Fashion Stylist
  • - Illustrator
  • - Fashion Merchandiser
  • - Product Designer
  • - Textile Designer


B.Sc. (fashion design) Placement Record: Employment in textile industry increased from 8 million in FY15 to 45 million in FY19. CGC Jhanjeri has achieved 80% plus placement record in all the programs it offered year after year.


Almost every company and organization needs a legal representative having law degree. According to Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) the legal service market is increasing by 3.4% since 2015, and will increase by 4.9% from 2020 to 2025.

B.A. LL.B. career scope: With B.A. LL.B. degree from CGC Jhanjeri, one of the best college in Chandigarh you can work as –

  • - Private attorney
  • - Documentation and medical writer
  • - Public prosecutor
  • - Company secretary


B.A. LL.B Placement Record:

Financial service segment and B2B legal service segment all report increase in job opportunities. Overall placement record at CGC Jhanjeri has been over 80% year after year.

B.Sc. (Multimedia)

The multimedia and entertainment industry is expected to grow by 13.7% by the year 2023 according to CAGR. You can make a strong career with B.Sc. (Multimedia) degree from Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Jhanjeri.

B.Sc. (Multimedia) career scope: With this degree you can find employment in –

  • - Media, advertising
  • - Gaming industry
  • - Design / Creative firms
  • - IT Software firms
  • - Production houses / TV channels


B.Sc. (Multimedia) Placement Record:

Salary can start from 1.5 LPA and can reach to 10 LPA with experience. Finding a job in this sector is easy provided you have studied from top college in Mohali.

B.Sc. (Graphics and Web Designing)

As a graphic designer you are required to create visual concepts to communicate ideas that inform and inspire. Demand for graphics and web designers is expected to grow by 4% from 2019 – 29.

B.Sc. (Graphics and Web Designing) career scope:

With B.Sc. (Graphics and Web Designing) degree you can be employed in –

  • - Public Relations
  • - Advertising
  • - Publishing
  • - Specialized design services
  • - Related service industry


B.Sc. (Graphics and Web Designing) Placement Record:

Students at CGC Jhanjeri got hired at a salary package of 2.5 LPA to 4 LPA, many of them even before completing their degree.