If you are pursuing 12th class or you fall under category of candidates who are looking for govt jobs for 12th pass commerce student, You are at the right place. Following are opportunities for you :-

Accounts Assistant in Public Sector undertakings

Various PSUs hire Accounts Assistant to carry out their regular accounting work. Accounts assistants are supposed to create pay rolls, price the bills, accounting of equipment held at various offices of companies. It is very good white collar job. As and when notification is published, you should apply and take advantage of it.

SSC Intermediate Level

SSC Intermediate level examination is conducted by Staff Selection Commission. Most of the posts under intermediate level examination are clerical level. We call it as LDC which stands for Lower Division Clerk. Candidates selected through SSC are appointed in various central government departments like Central Board of Excise & Customs , Comptroller Auditor General, Central Board of Direct Taxes, Ministry of External Affairs, Enforcement Department, Central Vigilance Commission, Ministry of Railways, Armed Forces Headquarters, Intelligence Bureau, Central bureau of Investigation, Central Bureau of Narcotics, Central Secretariat, National Investigation Agency etc.

SSC Matric Level

SSC matric level examination comprises of Lower Division Clerk, Postal Assistant, Data Entry Operator & Junior Secretariat Assistant Posts. Staff Selection Commission conducts this examination twice in a year.

Male candidates who have done 12th with commerce stream can apply for following departments:-

Indian Army

A candidate who has passed intermediate class with commerce stream can apply for non technical trades in Indian Army. Either you can apply online or you can attend recruitment rally to apply for Indian Army. Candidates selected through such rally and recruitment process are enrolled as Sepoy. Their promotion is upto Subedar major depending upon various criteria. Candidates who have commerce stream in twelfth class can apply for NDA (National Defence Academy) examination. They can opt only for Indian Army. To get into Air Force and Navy, candidates should have Physics and Maths at Intermediate level.

Indian Navy

There are various examinations which Navy conducts like SSR, MR, Musician etc. SSR stands for Senior Secondary Recruitment, MR Stands for Matric Recruitment. As and when there is notification issued by Indian Navy, You should apply online. You have to be physically fit to get into Defence forces.

Indian Air Force

Indian Air Force recruits Airmen on the basis of Twelfth Class. Now a days online examination is conducted by Indian Air Force to recruit candidates from all over India. You can apply online through official website of Indian Air Force. Candidates selected through NDA also join Indian Air Force as Commissioned officer for them first rank is Flying Officer. Girls cannot apply for NDA examination. It is only for male candidates. You should go through official notification whenever new vacancy is published.

Indian Coast Guard

You can also join Indian Coast Guard as Navik (Domestic Branch), if you are tenth class pass. To apply for Navik (General Duty) branch, you should be 12th class pass with Maths and Physics Subject. Though you are a commerce student, you can apply for Navik (Domestic Branch).


Most of the posts in Railway are 10th class pass or Graduation based or 12th class pass with ITI. After completion of 12th with commerce either you can apply for Group D posts or you can complete graduation. After completion there are ample opportunities in Indian Railway which you can avail. You can apply for Clerk, Commercial Assistant, RPF SI, Ticket Collector posts.

Forest Department

Forest department of all state governments invite application to recruit Forest Guard from time to time. Basic qualification to apply for Forest Guard is 12th class. Hence, Candidates after completion of 12th with commerce are eligible to apply. Also there is Deputy Range Forest Officer vacancy which requires Graduation as minimum qualification.

Accounts Assistant in Government Departments

Various government departments like Ministry of Women & Child Development, Ministry of Home Affairs etc. issue notification for recruitment of Accounts Assistants from time to time.

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