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Career & Scope of Faculty of Arts (FA) Subjects, Tips & Jobs

Intermediate in Arts (FA) Popular Subjects, Super Tips, Job Opportunities, Career & Scope in Pakistan & Abroad
FA (Faculty oF Arts) is the most popular HSSC level program in Pakistan. Students who want to become artist, lawyer, journalist, psychiatrist, politician, historian, musician, philosopher, mathematician and government servant should opt FA (Faculty of Arts) option after matriculation.

Career & Scope of Faculty of Arts (FA) Subjects, Tips & Jobs

Career & Scope of Faculty of Arts (FA) Subjects, Tips & Jobs

Most Popular Subjects of FA
Urdu, English, Islamic Studies, Pakistan Studies and Islamic Studies/Ethics are compulsory subjects in F.A. Other than these compulsory subjects you will have to chose 3 elective subjects of 200 marks each. Different colleges offer different types of sets of elective subjects. You must try to opt your favorite subjects in FA, If you are interested in any competitive exam like CSS and PMS then you must chose your subjects in taking in view this factor too. Here is the list of most popular subjects in FA;
Advanced Urdu
Physical Education
Indo Pak History
World History
Islamic History
English Literature
Islamic Studies
Fine Arts
Computer Science

Difference Between FA & FA General Science
We have written a detailed article on career and scope of FA General Science which will help you in understanding the difference between simple F.A and FA General Science. You guys must read this article for further career counseling. Remember that FA General Science is considered much better option than simple F.A, but we do not agree with this perception as scope of any subject or study stream depends upon your natural talent and interest. That’s why we always recommend our visitors to listen the voice of your inner self. Theory of scope is at least 90% wrong.

Super Tips

It is recommended that you must chose at least one subject of your choice, one professional subject and one subject of great scope in job market. This formula is not recommended for candidates of competitive exams. Economics, Computer Science, Economics, Psychology, Mathematics, Education, Physical Educatio.n, Music, Statistics and Geography are professional subjects in F.A. Civics, Indo Pak History, Islamic History, Mathematics, English Literature are recommended subjects for students who want to appear in any competitive exam.

If your marks were not good in matriculation or O-Level and you have failed to get admission in FSc Pre Medical, DAE, ICS, FSc Pre Engineering, DIT, I.Com, DBA or D.Com, but you have interest in business administration, Commerce, Computer Science and science subjects then still you can join these study streams after HSSC. For this purpose you will have to chose the subjects at FA level very carefully.

You may appear in FA exam as private candidate too. Distance learning universities like AIOU also offer FA program through distance learning methods. Both these options are best choices for household females and employed persons. AIOU offers wide range of subjects in FA. Standard of English is AIOU FA is also very lower than general FA.

Jobs, Career & Scope
F.A should not be your ultimate educational aim in life. You must try to get at least bachelor level degree in the subjects of your choice. If you can not proceed for BA, BS, B.Com, BA-LLB, BBA or BSc then try to learn short hand and typing as these two skills will open many windows of jobs for you not only in public sector but also in private sector. If you have good creative writing skills then go for one month SEO and Web development course. This short IT course will can make you a self employed person.

Employment Areas & Job Types
Clerical Jobs
Non Gazetted Government Jobs
Law Enforcement Agencies
Private School Teachers
Junior Marketing Staff
Physical Instructor
Data Entry Operator
Army Officer
Media Reporter & Correspondent

Popular Further Study Options After FA 

BA is the most popular further study option for you after FA. You may also go any of the following degrees;




BA (Hons)

BSc (Hons)




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