Top 3 Healthcare Career options after 12th Arts and Commerce

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Students often get confused about how to pursue their career in Healthcare after finishing their 12th in a different stream. Science is regarded as the primary subject if anyone wishes to become part of a medical field, but that is not true students of 12th Arts and Commerce can also become part of the Healthcare fraternity.

Feb 16
Mudra Brahmbhatt
Course Administrator
Top 3 Healthcare Career options after 12th Arts and Commerce

There is a misconception among students that one cannot become a part of the healthcare fraternity after opting for arts or commerce, it is not completely true, there are multiple options for freshly passed 12th students from different streams. Below are the options students can look for after finishing their 12th in Arts or Commerce.



Paramedical is a major direction that offers multiple opportunities for anyone who wants to be part of this industry. These options include:


Allied Health

Allied health is more associated with fieldwork. Professionals in this category have to spend most of their time on the ground. They are not directly associated with medical activities; they play an indirect role in helping people.



If you want to pursue Nursing after your 12th, you can do that as well. There are two common nursing courses available all over the country, you can apply to any of the courses of your choice.

General Nursing & Midwifery (GNM)

Auxiliary Nursing & Midwifery (ANM)



Job Roles in Hospital

There are multiple Hospital job roles available, it depends on you what you’d prefer to become. In most cases, you’ll be assisting the primary doctor or taking care of small needs that arise in a day-to-day operation in a hospital.

Dark Room Assistant

Female Bedside Assistant

First Aid Provider

Patient Care Assistant

General Duty Assistant

Hospital Technician

Medical Dresser

Diagnostic Assistant

Maternity Assistant

ICU Technician

Emergency Technician

Dialysis Technician


How to Decide?

Deciding which course to pursue is a hard thing, you can try different methods to decide which course you should go for. Below are some suggestions for you to help in your process of deciding the right course.

Identify your interest in the Job Role

Talk to Professionals

Search on the Internet and YouTube


Scope of Work

Healthcare is booming in India, and in the coming time, the need for healthcare professionals is just going to be increasing. If you are planning to go for a Diploma, Bachelor's or a Certificate Course right now, it’ll take you around 2-3 years to finish it and be ready to take up the job, and you can be sure that you’ll land a job once you finish any of the above-given courses.


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