Jobs after B.Sc Biology


Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) in Biology deals with the study of human and animal life and it has a direct impact on the society. The graduates of this field have a wide variety of job opportunities in the Public and Private sector and abroad as well. They have the opportunity to work in a number of work profiles in various undertakings. They can expect really good salary packages also. There are a lot of higher study options also available after B.Sc in Biology which improves their career scope and it also reflects in the salary packages. There are also various short term and long term certification courses available after B.Sc Biology which adds color to their career scope.

There are a lot of work profiles being enjoyed by a B.Sc Biology graduate which include the following.

  • Plant Biochemist
  • Weed Scientist
  • Science Adviser
  • Botanist
  • Geneticist
  • Horticulturist
  • Molecular Biologist
  • Plant Explorer
  • Forest Ranger
  • Farming Consultant
  • Biology Content Developer
  • Biological Technician
  • Conservationist
  • Ecologist
  • Florist
  • Forester
  • Mycologist

The salary packages offered vary according to the work profile and also on the status of the chosen organization.

Private Sector Jobs after B.Sc Biology

There are a lot of job opportunities for a B.Sc Biology graduate in the Private sector. They are also offered attractive salary packages. Some of the common employment areas where a B.Sc Biology graduate can get placed include the following.

  • Botanical Gardens
  • Horticulture
  • Medical Laboratories
  • Medical research
  • Lumber and Paper Companies
  • Cosmetic Companies
  • Broadcast Companies
  • Private Hospitals
  • Private Colleges
  • Private Schools
  • Private Banks
  • Life Insurance

Government Sector Jobs after B.Sc Biology

One with a B.Sc Biology degree has a lot of job opportunities in the Government sector. For State Government jobs one can write various exams conducted by PSC. For Central Government jobs one can write the exam conducted by SSC and UPSC. They can also get into any of the Public sector banks by writing various exams conducted by the banks. Some of the common employment areas of a B.Sc Biology graduate include the following.

  • Agricultural Research Organizations
  • Botanical Survey
  • Hospitals
  • Medical research
  • Medical laboratories
  • Testing Laboratories
  • Seed and Nursery organizations
  • Food Institutes
  • Wildlife and Fishery Departments
  • Biotechnology Firms
  • Banks
  • Life Insurances
  • Government Colleges
  • Public Schools

Job Prospects Abroad after B.Sc Biology

A B.Sc Biology graduate has a great career scope abroad as well. They can work in a variety of job profiles where they will be offered really good salary packages. They can get exposure to a variety of new job ventures there. As the field of Biology has a great impact on the human life, an aspirant with a degree in Biology has a great scope ahead.



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5 Responses to “Jobs after B.Sc Biology”

  1. 5
    dalip sunwan:

    What are best option after doing bsc in biology??

  2. 4
    seema pal:

    I anm student of zbc . What i do get goverment job soon

  3. 3

    I have done Bsc.(BIO)(year2007) subject was zoology and chemistry but my score was 47% total. now i want admission in Msc. life science but eligibilty critaria of most of the university is 50% or above..please provide me information where i can get admission in Life science or Biotech Msc. with good scope for my future…….

  4. 2

    i have completed my +2 regularly and doing BSC(BZC - Aquaculture) final year and what should i take in MSc subject after completion 3rd.

  5. 1
    atul sahu:

    i want to know what to do after doing biotechnology is thr any jobs in govt sector or hospitals plz provide me infor mation or i need to do any certificate course to increase my qualifications