During 70s, BA is the regular degree and in black & white films you can notice. Nowadays Engineering is the course becomes trend, dual degree is also became fashion with M.Tech, MBA. One set of group do Masters with B.Ed. for teaching career. South Indian preferring Engineering, while North Indians prefer B.Com and CA. They keen on commerce. In Cinema, heroes are portrayed without qualifications, job and they love, marry. But in real life, experience, qualification are demanded in Interviews.
Nowadays Actors, directors are mostly from engineering and MBA background. Youths prefer to study one degree and choose their unrelated but career based on their passion. It may or may not be good. But choosing subject and interested career should be done with schooling itself. In medicine, due to private institutions, it is available to all the classes. Entrepreneurship is a trend for Fresher’s, when they are questioned in final year. Due to pressures in society, family, their business dreams converted into a job.
The Trend might change, but skill is an important for the upcoming era. Population mixed with competition is the threat not the course. Media is always negatively view on Engineering, medicine and create disclosed fear among the students. Course is not about just a degree, it must be come up with the personal interest.