Job Oriented Short-Term Courses after XII class

Written By: / Career Guidance and Education / Tuesday, 09 November 2021 17:18

The good news is that nowadays students are not restricted to specific fields of study after the 12th. Their thought process is more liberal and versatile while choosing their career paths. A lot of students search for job oriented short term courses which offer direct skills that are required for a particular trade or a profession. The stupendous success of the job oriented vocational courses has guided many aspirants to look forward to these courses since they can start earning early in their career for their individual social requirements. 
1) Diploma in Digital Marketing
In today’s world, Digital Marketing has become a core part of executing business for most of the companies. A diploma in Digital Marketing will equip you with the required knowledge of market evaluation, market management, and market research. This short term course is one of the most lucrative options both financially and for personal growth. Digital marketing has many sub-categories
Social Media Marketing (SMM)
Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
Pay-Per-Click (PPC)
Conversion Optimization
Web Analytics
Content Marketing
Mobile Marketing
Email Marketing
Google Analytics
Google Ads
Facebook, YouTube, Instagram Marketing
The chances of getting a job after learning this course are immense. Some of the job profiles you can get after this course are- Digital Marketing Executive, Digital Marketing Manager, SEO Executive, SEO Manager, Social Media Marketing Manager, SEM Specialist, and Digital Sales Executive, Content Marketer, Email Marketing Specialist, Mobile Marketing Expert, Web Analytics Executive. Read more about Digital Marketing Careers and Jobs in India.
2) Diploma in Multimedia, 3D Animation & Visual Effects
The most sought after course after 12th is 3D Animation & Visual Effects. The demand for this diploma course has grown at an unprecedented rate and so does the requirement in the entertainment industry. A career in 3D Animation is one of the most profitable choices amongst the students nowadays. The constant demand for animations in television and films has cropped up various specialization courses to cater to it. This also includes demands for the gaming industry too. Few of the topics which are included in this course are:
Basics of designing
Storyboarding
Lighting
Basics of 3D Animation, Rigging
Compositing & Post-production
After completing the course, they can start their careers in creative studios, advertising firms, engineering companies, software industries, and video games industry. The duration of the diploma course in animation is one year; the duration may vary with specialized courses.
3) Diploma in Web Designing
Another lucrative short term course after 12th is web designing and development which is an important part of the IT Industry. Many big companies and industries are in need of skilled professionals who have the required knowledge in the field of web designing. A diploma course in web designing will educate you with the core concepts of web designing like JAVA script, Search Engine Optimization, HTML, Adobe Premiere, Photoshop, and web page designing. After completion of this course, one can easily get a job or start freelance projects earning a good amount of money depending upon their projects. Title loans can be a great way to finance your life while you are getting your business up and running.
4) Diploma in Hotel Management
The Hospitality Industry has grown exponentially in the last two decades with multidimensional opportunities to explore; the demand for professionals in this industry has made it a relevant job oriented short term course. Read more about the top careers in the hospitality industry.
There are multiple job opportunities available in India and abroad and this short term diploma course in Hotel Management will prepare you for entry-level work opportunities in restaurants, hotels, cruise ships, catering companies, and all establishments that offer food service, accommodation & other customer service-related jobs. The diploma has a one-year course duration. This course generally includes topics like:
Food and beverage management
Corporate communication
Principles of management
Front office management
Accommodation and leisure management
Hospitality marketing
5) Diploma in Advertising & Marketing
Another lucrative job oriented short term course is advertising and marketing. The media industry is growing globally at a tremendous pace and if surveys are to be believed, there is a shortage of skilled manpower in this sector. You would need very good communication skills and need to cope up with the fast-paced and glamorous lifestyle. Smart aspirants are rewarded well in terms of salary and incentives.
After completion of this course you can get jobs in digital media companies, advertising & communication departments of private companies, film production, market research organizations, advertising agencies etc. With good networking skills, you can also work as a freelancer.
Diploma in Event Management
With firm foundations within other sectors such as sport, business, arts, music, and hospitality, the events industry is one of the largest growing industries worldwide. If you are interested in the entertainment business then this is the ideal field for you. Taking up a short course in Event Management right after your 12th can land into the showbiz world quite easily.
You need to have good organizing and presentation skills, street-smart and good at networking with people, willing to work under difficult conditions along with good verbal and written communication skills. This short term course is quite lucrative if you have a knack for organizing events. The duration of the course is one year and the topics covered are:
Event and budget planning
Logistics
Advertising
Branding and brand promotion
Public relations
6) Diploma in Photography
The most creative of the lot, short term course in Photography is the most sort after field students after 12th opt for today. With splendid opportunities in creative fields today this career is lucrative and job oriented too. The duration of the Diploma course in Photography is for one year,
Based on your interest and specialization in photography, you could get a job at studios, agencies and companies. Alternatively, you may choose to work on a part-time and/or freelance basis or assist senior photographers too.

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Vijay Garg

Vijay Garg

Vijay Garg is a regular contributor of Imphal Times, mostly related with Education. Vijay is a resident of Street Kour Chand MHR Malout-152107 Distt Sri Muktsar sahib Punjab. Vijay Garg, Ex.PES-1 is a retired Principal from Government Girls Sen Sec school Mandi Harji Ram Malout -152106 Punjab. He is also the author of Quantitative Aptitude, NTSE , NMMS, Mathematics of XII, ICSE numerical physics and chemistry many more books.

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