Author is a person who writes a book, article, or document. His profession is book writing.

Career Options

  • - - Novelist - Blogger - Journalist - Columnist - Speech writer - Script writer - Play writer

Educational Qualifications

  • 10+2

Personal Skills

  • - The Ability to Communicate - The Power of Observation - Reasoning and Problem Solving - Knowledge of Grammar
  • Spelling
  • and Punctuation - Fearlessness

Courses to be pursued

  • Graduation and Post graduation in communication or English

Top Colleges

  • Hindustan College of Arts and Science Address: Hindustan College of Arts & Science Rajiv Gandhi Salai, Padur, Kelembakkam, (OMR) Chennai - 603 103 Phone: + 044-2747 4671 / 2747 5249 Website:

Working Conditions

Talk to others by telephone, e-mail, and in person. They also write letters and memos, but less frequently. Have a medium level of social contact. They interview people and talk to clients, but also work alone while writing. Creative writers who are self-employed have a much lower level of contact. Always work indoors.

Top Companies

  • Times of India Address: 7, Times House, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, Times Of India, Delhi - 110103 Phone: 011 23302000 Website: