Career after 12th in Cyber Security
- May 20, 2019
- Posted by: Neil D
- Category: Career
Often “Career After” questions are posed by students and learners after their 12th (K12 Completion) or after Graduation. Most of the time, the “What after” questions are open ended i.e. the student does not ask about any particular field or genre and thus all possible answers fill the pool on Quora and Ask !!! This obviously leaves the answer seeking students in a more complex and confused state.
Thus most importantly before posing such questions Students must validate upon their interests, strengths and passion, totally irrespective of their Academic scale or background.
This means even if you’re a 12th Commerce / Arts, but if you find strong appeal in Computers, you better explore possibilities and opportunities in Computers.
Now coming to the core of this article, you’re surely a Computer or IT Enthusiast if you have “zeroed down” your interest to Cyber Security as you ambitious career. Certainly, a 150 Billion Dollars Global Industry of Cyber Security has unlimited opportunities for you. Specially while the Global and Indian IT Security industry is in growing deficit of Trained Cyber Security Professionals.
No doubt, you can start your journey of learning and building your skills in Cyber Security and head towards after strong career after 12th itself. There are various learning platforms and resources that can help you grow from Foundation to Expert Skill Levels. Following list of course (arranged sequentially) can be good way to start :
All above programs and courses are some of the World’s Most Popular Foundation Courses in Cyber Security Essentials and thus are highly recommended for Beginners.
Special Note : Though you can build your career in Cyber Security without stringent academic prerequisites. Cyber Security is certainly a Skill hungry industry. “Some” company may hire you as an Ethical Hacker or Associate without asking for your graduation degree. BUT still to score your career and present your skills on a larger board, its better to prepare and build upon your Cyber Security skills while parallely pursuing your IT Graduation. This will not only scale the number of companies you can apply for, rather this will improve your chances of a Sustainable Career in IT Security Industry.