Master Degree Programs Offer Many Choices
Students who have completed their bachelorís degree and wish to further their knowledge on the chosen field opt to complete the Master's degree as well which in most cases in only an extra year. Most often than not, they can do this while being employed as well. To register for the Masterís degree it is necessary to successfully complete the Bachelorís degree.
There are several Master Degree programs, each in a specific field of the same discipline. For example if you have completed your Bachelorís degree in Chemical Engineering (BEng), which takes about 3 years and want to do the Masterís degree (MEng) in Chemical Engineering, you have to specifically choose whether you want to do the Management side of Chemical Engineering or the designing type. So at the end you will be have a MEng degree and your speciality will be in ether the Management side or the designing type.
A person with a Masterís degree is highly recognised in his field of speciality. Their earning capacity or salary scale starts at a much higher level than that of a person with a bachelorís degree. When it comes to appointing of lecturers for universities, the person with a Masterís degree has a bidder demand than with a bachelorís degree.