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Biologist

Fit for youth without SEE:
No

The biologist is a professional individual who is involved in the study of the life of plants and animals in terms of development, ancestry, and artifact. The biologists specialize in two broad divisi ... learn more

Employment Option

Self Employment Ratio

%

Education

Bachelor of Human Biology

Academic Education

Possible Employers

Career in Detail

The biologist is a professional individual who is involved in the study of the life of plants and animals in terms of development, ancestry, and artifact. The biologists specialize in two broad divisions of the subject of biology and they are zoology and botany. Botanists are the professionals who are involved in the study of plants and zoologists are the professionals who are involved in the study of animals.

Biologists usually do the following

1. identify and classify new plant species and perform experiments on their growth and behavior.
2. collect and study biological data that show how organisms interact with their environments.
3.) Collect and analyze biological data about relationships among and between organisms and their environment.

Abilities and other Requirements

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Income and other Facilities

Entry Salary / Income
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Working Context

ISCO - International Standard Classification of Occupations

Security and Army Professionals
Skilled Urban Skilled Rural
Supporting Operations

The table illustrates the segregation of occupations according to the level of education & experience. The segregation is such that the 'Professionals' have the highest amount of education and/or experience then are the 2 skilled labour (Urban & Rural) and Supporting Occupations with assemblers, operators etc. Security and Army have a wider range of both education and experience and are governmental jobs.

The boxes highlighted are the ones associated with Biologist . According to ISCO, jobs can have various levels of education and/or experience which thus puts them in different boxes as visualized in the table.

Relevant Education

Bachelor of Human Biology

Education strongly relevant

Duration Fee (Rs) Access without SEE
B.Sc.
Professional
4 Year(s) 0
No
B.Sc. Human Bio
Professional
4 Year(s) 0
No
The Bachelor of Science in Human Biology provides integrated studies in human biology with emphasis on applied human structure and function. It is designed to provide an ideal degree for graduate-entry programs in clinical disciplines such as medicine, dentistry, nursing, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, pharmacy, audiology and chiropractic. This degree is an excellent choice for students wanting a career in allied health but who are not yet ready to commit to a particular profession. Go to education page
B.Sc. Medical Mircob
Professional
4 Year(s) 0
No
Microbiology is one of the youngest branches of biomedical science. The rapid increase in the number of Hospitals, Medical College, Nursing Homes, Health Institution, Health related research institutes, Pharmaceuticals and Biotechnological Industries, Food Industries both in private and public area over the last decade have accelerated tremendous demand for microbiology. The demand is equally felt in the NGOs and INGOs sectors involved in Health Care and promotion activities. Go to education page

Ideal Qualities

Work activities, rather mental: You prefer your work to be mental in nature, with only some physical activity required. You should consider looking for jobs where you are mostly required to sit in one place and come up with ideas or handle information. Some examples would include desk jobs, handicrafts requiring detailed work without emphasizing heavy work and jobs involving scientific research.

Information Processing, only detailed: You prefer to focus on a specific aspect of your work and to go deeper into the details. You should consider jobs that require you to focus and pay great attention to the details of what you are doing, and avoid jobs which require you to look at the bigger picture. Some examples would include jobs like bookkeeping, data management, software coding, fine arts, handicrafts or translation

Flexibility, low: You prefer to have a fixed work routine with only a small amount of change every day. You should consider looking for jobs where you are required to go to an office at a specific time each working day. Some examples would include desk jobs and running a shop.

Value orientation, only idealistic: You believe that your work must have meaning behind it, without any material importance. You should consider looking for jobs that will give you some personal satisfaction while doing it. Some examples would include teaching and doing social work.

Pursuit of Success, high: For you it is important to succeed in your work. You have no problem with dedicating your free time to your work, and you welcome challenges and obstacles. You should consider looking for jobs that will motivate you to do well and succeed. Avoid jobs that will not challenge you to perform better.

Motivation to Create, low: You prefer to implement already existing ideas rather than come up with your own ways of doing things. You should consider looking for jobs where you will be given clear and explicit instructions on what you have to do, or where there is already an established way of doing things. Avoid jobs where you have to think of your own ways of doing things.

Competition oriented, very low: You do not enjoy competing with others, and you do not often compare yourself to others. You prefer to focus only on your own accomplishments. You should consider looking for jobs where your work is valued on its own merit . Avoid jobs where your performance is often compared to others’ performance.

Sense of Duty, high: You often feel personally responsible for your work. You are careful when doing your work and you like to do your best. You should consider looking for jobs where you will be entrusted with valuable work that will encourage you to do your best. Avoid jobs where you are not given any responsibility for your work and that do not encourage you to do well.

Analysis orientated, very high: You like to spend a lot of time thinking before you make a decision. You believe that it is important to consider everything before acting. You should consider looking for jobs where you are required to think carefully before acting. Avoid jobs where you need to make decisions quickly without much time for thinking.

1. identify and classify new plant species and perform experiments on their growth and behavior.
2. collect and study biological data that show how organisms interact with their environments.
3.) Collect and analyze biological data about relationships among and between organisms and their environment.

Employment Condition

Self Employment Ratio

%

Possible Employers

Size of Employment

At the moment there are people working in this job in Nepal.

Job Demand

Shows the demand of the career (1st being the highest and the last being over-saturated).


60 = very high: This job is very high in demand. You can easily find employment or will be able to sell your service easily as a self employed person.

50 = high: This job is high in demand. With a certain talent you will find a job.

40 = medium: The demand for this job is medium. You should have chances in finding a job, but you might need to be flexible regarding your working place or in self employment, might have to compete with a few other professionals about the work.

30 = low: The demand for this job is low. Only a few vacancies are published. Academic proficiency as well as experience is required to be even considered for applying for this sort of jobs.

20 = saturated: There is no more demand for this profession in the labour market. Only if existing staff is released, new people are hired.

10 = over-supplied: There are many graduates already waiting for a job in this profession. You might have to consider a long waiting list or have to prove extraordinary talent to find a job in this profession.

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