Students of Class 11 and 12 must be thinking about what next? What will they do after Class 12? Students have important competitive entrance exams that will play a crucial role in their career after Class 12. We also advise students to focus on getting good marks in class 12 because class 12 marks matter in getting admission to a good college. However, students must decide on a bachelor’s degree and prepare accordingly. After Class 12, there are different entrance exams for admission to various courses. Students are encouraged to gather information and prepare for specific entrance exams. In this article, we will discuss some important exams after class 12th and share some information about “How you can clear these exams”?
Competitive Exams after Class 12th: Stream Wise
There are various exams after class 12th which can be categorized in the following order:
- Engineering Entrance Exams after Class 12th
- Medical Entrance Exam After Class 12th
- Defense Sector Exams
- Architecture Exam
- Design Entrance Exams
- Hotel Management Exams
- Government Job Exams after Class 12
Engineering Entrance Exams After Class 12
In India, Engineering is the favorite carrier choice for students after class 12. The engineering curriculum covers many technology-related subjects and skills such as problem-solving, decision-making, innovation, project management, teamwork, and communication skills. Each year, millions of students give a series of entrance exams to get admission into their favorite engineering college. Some engineering entrance exams (e.g., JEE Main, JEE Advanced, BITSAT) are conducted nation-wise, while others are administered at the state and university levels. The syllabus for these exams is almost the same, but the difficulty level depends on the exam. If you are looking for JEE Exam, the difficulty level will be challenging, but it will not be impossible. Solve Sample papers, give a mock test and track your progress.
List of Engineering Exams after Class 12
JEE Main and JEE Advanced
|Exam Name||Joint Entrance Examination (JEE) Main|
|Exam Conducted By||National Testing Agency (NTA)|
|Admission to||B.Tech/ B.Arch., B.Planning in India’s top educational institutes.|
|For More Information||Click on JEE Mains|
|Exam Name||Joint Entrance Exam (JEE) Advanced|
|Exam Conducted By||NTA|
|Eligibility||12th Passes and a should clear JEE mains Exam|
|Admission to||B.tech, B.Arch, and B.Planning from IITs and NITs.|
|For More Information||Click Here JEE Advanced|
|Name of Exam||BITSAT|
|Conducted By||Birla Institute of Technology and Science|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Admission to||Integrated First Degree Program at BITS Pilani, Goa, and Hyderabad|
|For More Information||Click Here BITSAT|
VITEEE (Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam)
|Name of Exam||VITEEE (Vellore Institute of Technology Engineering Entrance Exam)|
|Conducted By||Vellore Institute of Technology|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|For More Information||Click On VITEEE|
Popular Engineering Exams Conducted by States after Class 12th
State Wise Engineering Entrance Exams
|State Name||Exam Name||Courses Offered|
|Madhya Pradesh||MHTCET||BE/B.tech, B.Arch|
|Arunachal Pradesh||APEAPCET||B.Tech, Bio-Technology, B.Tech(Dairy Farming), and other courses.|
|Maharastra||MHRCET||BE/B.Tech and Pharmacy|
|Andhra Pradesh||AUEET (Andhra University Engineering Test)||B.Tech/BE|
|Odisha||OJEE (Odisha Joint Entrance Exam)||B.Tech, BAMS, BHMS, B.Pharma|
Medical Entrance Exams After Class 12th
Medicine as a profession is a dream job for many students and is therefore very competitive. On the path to becoming a doctor, applicants at each level must pass a medical entrance exam that tests their knowledge, dedication, focus, and skills. NEET Exam and AIIMS MBBS are the most popular exams for medical aspirants.
Hurdles for becoming a doctor are becoming more complex at the graduate level, not just at the university level. Students who want to become doctors must clear one of these national-level medical entrance tests. Solving NEET mock test will be helpful for all these exams.
|Entrance Name||Conducted By||Eligibility||Courses Offered|
|NEET||NTA (National Testing Agency)||Class 12 passes with Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Biology||MBBS/BDS and Ayush UG Courses|
|AIIMS MBBS||All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS), New Delhi||Class 12th Pass with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology.||MBBS Programme|
|JIPMER||Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER)||12th Pass with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology||MBBS Course|
|AFMC (Armed Force Medical College)||NEET Exam (Conducted by NTA)||12th Pass with Physics, Chemistry, and Biology. Physically fit and get a good rank in NEET Exam.||MBBS Course|
Popular Defence and Marine Exams
|Exam Name||Eligibility||Courses||Job Post|
|NDA (National Defence Academy) & NA (Naval Academy) Entrance Exam||Class 12th Pass||BA, B.Sc, and B.Tech||Lieutenant
|Indian Maritime University Common Entrance Test||Class 12th Pass with at least 50% marks.||Marine Engineering and Technology, Naval Studies, Naval Arch and Ocean Engineering||Marine Engineer, Deck Officer,|
|Indian Navy B.Tech Entry Scheme||Class 12th Pass with at least 70% aggregate marks.||B.Tech||Naval Construction Officer, Submarine Engineer Officer, and Engineering General Service Officer.|
|Indian Navy Sailor Recruitment||Class 12th Pass with at least 60% marks and with Maths and Physics or at least one of these subjects (Chemistry or Computer).||
|Indian Army Technical Entry Scheme||Class 12th Pass with at least 70% aggregate marks||B.Tech||Lieutenant in the army.|
Best Hotel Management Exam
NCHMCT JEE: The National Council for Hotel Management and Catering Technology conducts this entrance exam to get admission into B.Sc Hospitality & Hotel Administration and other courses to study at 21 Central IHM, 14 State govt IHM and 15 other private IHM affiliated with NCHMCT.
Popular Law Entrance Exam after Class 12
|Exam Name||Eligibility Criteria||Conducted By||Courses|
|CLAT (Common Law Admission Test)||Class 12 Pass with good marks.||Consortium of NLUs||BA(LLB), BCom(LLB), Bsc (LLB), BBA (LLB)|
|LSAT (Law School Admission Test)||Class 12th, or any other Equivalent Exam with at least 45% marks.||Law School Admission Council (LSAC)||BA LLB, BBA LLB, and, LLB courses|
|AILET (All India Law Entrance Test)||10+2 with at least 50% marks||National Law University Delhi||B.A. LL.B., B.Sc. LL.B., BBA. LLB., B.Com. LL.B|
After Class 12th, if you want a government job, you can consider SSC CHSL. The central government conducts it. The minimum educational criteria for the SSC CHSL qualification is passing the 12th standard exam or equivalent exam by an accredited university or board. The SSC CHSL exam is offered for various positions such as clerk, secretarial assistant, postal assistant, and data entry operator.
Now that you have an idea of the most popular exams from different streams, it’s time to decide on a career in which you are interested, and you start your preparation accordingly for the exam. None of these exams are impossible to crack. You can easily pass the exam with the right motivation, practice, and dedication.
maitrisharma is the author of this article.