Career prospects and academic options for graduates with a B.A. Psychology


Careers that use your academic knowledge

Industries that hire

Roles you get

Healthcare, Education, Sports, Corporate Houses, Media Houses, Crime Investigation, Rehabilitation Centers.

Psychologist, Counsellor (different types), Sports Psychologist, Teacher, Author, Journalist.


Careers that do not use your academic knowledge

Industries that hire

Roles you get

Sales and Operation Jobs, Advertising, Creative Fields, Government Jobs (Central and State Govt. Jobs, PSUs, Defense Services).

Entry – level Manager, Sales Executive, Marketing Trainee, Writer, Director, Copywriter, Entry – level Government Official.



Courses that are related to your Bachelors degree

M.A – Psychology, M.A – Journalism, Master’s in Mass Communication.
Can further go for Ph.D. degrees.


Courses/Exams that are not related to your Bachelors degree

M.B.A, Law, Combined Defense Services Exam, Civil Services, Master’s/Post Graduate Diploma in Documentary & Film Making/Writing/Photography etc.

Careers With Different B A Degrees

Entrance Exam


Steve Jobs, chief executive officer and co-founder of Apple Computer and of Pixar Animation Studios, urged graduates to pursue their dreams, follow their interests & curiosities and see the opportunities in life's setbacks-- including death itself.