1. Cybersecurity and ethical hacking
Cyber-attacks and security risks have created a demand for experts in this area. That is where the Ethical Hacking program comes in. Ethical hackers are cybersecurity professionals who analyse and work on various organizations’ networks and structures to find security vulnerabilities and fix them accordingly.
Bioinformatics is an interdisciplinary field that combines biology and computer science. Bioinformaticians are responsible for several important arenas like analyzing the variations and the expressions in the human gene and using data to analyze protein sequences. Many Indian universities like IIT and top universities like Stanford, MIT, Carnegie Mellon University, Duke University, and others have some of the best Bioinformatics programs and in the time of a global pandemic, this career is more lucrative than ever.
3. Data science and AI
From Data mining to Natural language processing, the avenues to learn are immense in AI. Not only that but, data science was reported to be one of the most high-paying careers. Big Data and Analytics
4. IT Skills on demand
Employers want potential employees to be aware of SAS, Python, Big Data, Hive, Macros, Advanced Excel, Java, Dotnet, PHP, ASP, Android, NoSQL etc.
5. Digital Marketing
Digital Marketing, which also has a high demand for fresh graduates, requires a different set of skills. Digital marketing jobs require skills in Webtrends, SEO, Display Advertising, Social Media, Google Adwords among others.
6. IT Services
For fresh graduates aspiring for jobs in IT services and IT Architecture, CCNA, CCNP, Networking, Technical Support and PHP are among the most important skills required.
7. Project Management
Project management job roles require graduates to be trained in Six Sigma, Tendering, AutoCAD and PMP certification.