B.Sc. Forensic Science

UNIVERSITY DEPARTMENT OF BASIC AND APPLIED SCIENCES

Program Outline

B Sc Forensic Science is a 3-year under graduate course that involves the application of scientific knowledge for crime investigation. B Sc Forensic Science mainly focuses on crime-laboratory based professions.

The B Sc Forensic Science Syllabus includes essential components such as Forensic Pathology, Psychiatry, Psychology, Forensic Medicine, and Deontology (Dentistry).

Eligibility & Admission

Passed 12th standard  with Physics or Chemistry or Mathematics as one of the subjects in 12th Standard and have appeared and passed  the entrance test conducted by MGM University. (MGMU CET 2022)

Key Features

This is a three years undergraduate program that offers scientific knowledge for the help of the investigation in science. This knowledge analysis area is vast and different. It could be of anything from blood stains, finger prints to recovering data from mobiles, laptop, DNA profiling. 

The students who are interested to pursue a career in this specialization must possess some skills like – analytical skill, technical skill, ability to work for long hours and under pressure.

If a student has interest in solving the intricate problems of crime through scientific means, she/he should opt for this course.

Forensic Science is closely related with law and justice. Forensic Tests, conducted by the Forensic Experts often work as a proof and thus in many cases it saves the life of innocents. 

The course enhances the inherent detective ability of a person. It helps them to think from various perspectives with strong analytical skills and keen observation skills as well. 

Career Opportunities

The various job openings are as follows.
Forensic Scientist. Forensic Scientist is one of the most popular career options for individuals who have graduated with B Sc Forensic Science.
Crime Reporter/Journalist.
Forensic Psychiatrist.
Forensic Expert.
Crime Scene Investigator.
Teacher/Professor