15 Successful Career Options Even If You Don’t Take Science

Not interested in taking up science..? Nothing to worry.

A degree gives you useful theoretical knowledge, but your ability to use the practical skills will ensure a successful career.  It is not that only science can provide you with established careers but it is not the only one.

Here are various options for a successful career you can dive into even without taking science.



A banker is a very prestigious career to avail. You can work as a banker after obtaining a master of business administration(MBA). There is no need of even a cent of science for pursuing this career. Since 2013, starting salaries for investment banking positions with a bachelors degree (assistant or junior analyst position) ranges from $100,000 to $150,000 after bonus.



Any one can become a business person if he/she has some money but a good and successful business person has to have some knowledge about it. And for that master’s in business administration is enough. All a business person has to do is to maintain and evaluate the commercial and industrial activities. It may sound very easy, but trust me it is something that can take up your entire life.


To become a counselor, first and foremost you need to understand the mind of the other person. If you focus on this career, you can surely learn many things in life. Courses at this level should meet BACP requirements of being at least one year full time or two years part time, with a minimum of 100 hours in a supervised placement. The course may be at diploma, degree or postgraduate level.



If you are akin to money and you want to be sounded with money even though it is not yours, this career can be the best choice. An accountant is a professional who performs accounting functions such as audits or financial statement analysis. You will have to complete any one of them-AAT, ACCA, CIMA, and many more options are there.

Hotel management:-

hotel management

Hotel Management courses delved into the concepts and tools used in the service industry by management. These hotel management courses covers service operations used in both the private and non-profit sectors. You can work as a manager, as a chef and in various sectors under hotel.



“Earn while you Learn”. In this career you can gain knowledge with the students. Choosing your career as a teacher is one of the finest and enjoyable job ever. It is said that teachers are great parents too, as they understand the students to the fullest. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. The best part of being a teacher is the number of holidays you get in a year. Is there any other job which ensures a mandatory summer and winter vacation?



If you have been beaten by the bug of wanderlust, what better than flying to a new country everyday? Aviation is the practical aspect or art of aeronautics, being the design, development, production, operation and use of aircraft. There are many fields to work under aviation sector. On the ground you can work as ground crew or as ramp agents. Up in the air you can work as flight attendants and as pilots.



Dancing is an intrinsic part of Indian culture. It helps you acquire a lot of respect in the entertainment field and career-wise you can go places. After being a dancer for a few years you can choose to choreograph your own steps, work in arts administration for a dance company or theater. Guess what most of the dancers end up becoming at a later stage? A Yoga Instructor. Yes, you heard that right.

Fashion Designing:

fashion design

Fashion designers work on designing of clothing items and other fashionable accessories. Graduates with an associate’s degree in fashion design may find employment with clothing manufacturers, seamstress or tailoring businesses or cultural production companies, such as theaters. Many start their own businesses also for a creative freedom.




 Building your modelling career and portfolio takes time, effort and dedication. A model is a person who either  promotes or advertise commercial products  for people or poses for photography. By the 1980s, most models were able to make modelling a full-time career. So take out those selfie cameras, and start shooting.

Graphics Animator:-

Animators are basically artists who specializes in the art of creating animation. They have great knowledge about various techniques of photography and can create an illusion of movement when the film is shown as a sequence. A Graphic Artist / Animator earns an average salary of Rs 280,000 per year.

Interior Designing:-

We would all love love to be in a beautifully decorated house like this. Then just think how beautiful would it be for them who designs it with great efficiency. This is what it is called Interior Designing, an art of understanding people’s mind or behavior to create any functional spaces within a building. There are many successful people who are moving with this as their passion. One great example is Gauri Khan, who has launched her brand new interior store in Mumbai named Design Cell.



You can study journalism through mass communication. It is a career in which people exchange information through mass media to large segments of the population at the same time. Bachelor of Mass Communication graduates could pursue further studies or a career in this field. You can work in different sectors under journalism according to our will power.

Foreign Trade:-

foreign trade

Wanna be adventurous in life, you can go for foreign trading. Under Foreign Trade people have knowledge about exports and imports to and from India. Undergraduate and graduate degree programs in international business and trade explore global markets. It is an interesting career to choose in.



Singing is the art of voice. To become a singer, the only thing you need is your voice. You have many option in the singing sector, but the easiest one is to start with a simple Youtube video. You can even sing as a background singer.

This is not the end of the world because there are many career options other than these. You can go for something else of your choice which is not listed here. Just remember, there is no one right path.





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