If you are interested in higher studies then getting a Masters degree is a must. Post graduation studies are popular in West Bengal as many students of West Bengal opt for research as one of their careers. Post graduation studies also offers scope to pursue teaching as a career both in school and in college. In school, only postgraduate students are eligible to teach in classes 11 and 12. One can also appear for NET after completing post graduation studies. Admission to universities in West Bengal for Post graduation studies is based on admission test. It is important for one to to atleast get 55% in graduation to be eligible for postgraduate studies. Even students who are doing engineering can go for post graduation studies.