B.Sc. (Hons.) Forensic Science (3 Years)



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BSc Hons Forensic Science is a three-year undergraduate programme that studies the theories and applications of crime investigation under the domain of forensics. This programme covers modules such as crime scene investigation techniques, advanced chemicals, microbiological analysis, Forensic Dermatoglyphics, Forensic Chemistry, etc.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should have passed 10+2 examination or equivalent in Science stream with a minimum of 50% aggregate marks.

Programme Details

Programme Highlights
  • Extensive scientific training and workshops for a greater understanding
  • Well-equipped forensics laboratories
  • Regular mentoring from renowned academicians
  • Advanced curriculum prepared in collaboration with leading professionals and specialists.
  • Direct interactions with forensic experts
Programme Structure

Semester 1
Course Title Credit
CC-I: Introduction to Forensic Science 6
CC-II: Crime and Society 6
GE-I: 6
AEC -I: Environmental Studies 4
Disaster Management 3

Semester 2
Course Title Credit
CC-III: Criminal Law 6
CC-IV: Forensic Psychology 6
Generic Elective/Interdisciplinary- II 6

Semester 3
Course Title Credit
CC-V: Forensic Dermatoglyphics 6
CC-VI: Technological Methods in Forensic Science 6
CC-VII: Criminalistics 6
Ability Enhancement Elective (Skill Based)-I 4
Generic Elective/Interdisciplinary-III 6

Semester 4
Course Title Credit
CC-VIII: Forensic Chemistry 6
CC-IX: Questioned Documents 6
CC-X: Forensic Biology 6
Ability Enhancement Elective (Skill Based)-II 2
Generic Elective/Interdisciplinary-IV 6

Semester 5
Course Title Credit
CC-XI: Forensic Ballistics 6
CC-XII: Forensic Toxicology 4
Discipline Specific- I 6
Discipline Specific- II 6

Semester 6
Course Title Credit
CC-XIII: Forensic Anthropology 6
CC-XIV: Forensic Medicine 6
Discipline Specific-III 6
Discipline Specific-IV, Dissertation (in Semester VI only) 6


Who should Pursue

Those who are interested to pursue a career in the scientific investigation domain and have a knack for solving intricate cases through forensics should pursue the programme.

Sponsored MBA Degree

KR Mangalam University offers a Sponsored MBA Degree to all of the new KRMU students who are looking forward to getting enrolled in the UG courses. 
KRMU bears the total course fee i.e. INR 5,20,000 of the deserving student. This is a golden opportunity for the students who wish to pursue MBA after their undergraduate studies.


  • Students who wish to avail and pursue a Sponsored MBA Degree from K.R. Mangalam University should be eligible as per the following eligibility criteria:
  • Student must be enrolled in an undergraduate course at KRMU and needs to score more than 8.0 CGPA
  • Students must clear all of the papers/exams across the tenure in the first attempt
  • Student must have 75% or more attendance during the whole course period
  • Student should not have any disciplinary charges against him/her during the whole period of their undergraduate degree


Financial Assistance

KR Mangalam University partnered with the leading banks to help you to finance your dream course through Education Loan. You only have to start repaying one year after finishing your course or six months after you get a job.


  • Quick and Instant
  • Includes tuition fees, books cost, hostel fees, airfare.
  • Concessional rate of interest.
  • Speedy disposal of loan applications
  • Availability of the loan across the country
  • Up to 100% loan with lower interest rate and zero processing fees
  • Repayment tenure ranges from 5-to 15 years.

Career Options

Major job opportunities for BSc Hons Forensic Science students lie in the domains of law enforcement agencies such as the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), National Investigate Agency (NIA), Intelligence Bureau (IB), Legal system and other investigative agencies of state & central goverment. Below are some great career options after graduating in BSc Hons Forensic Science:

  • Forensic Expert
  • Field Application Scientist
  • Fraud Investigator
  • Lab Technician
  • Scientific Assistant
  • Crime Scene Investigator
  • Industry Officer



Offering promising employment opportunities to work with leading authorities and corporations like Whistle Forensic, Orion Secure, ECS Corporation, Quest Diagnostics to engage students in advanced scientific practices and strategic investigations.


Yes, the Training & Placement Cell at K.R. Mangalam University extends promising Financial Assistance in partnership with the major banks and firms including GrayQuest, ICICI Bank, IDFC FIRST Bank and Axis Bank.

Some of the key study areas covered in the BSc Hons Forensic Science curriculum include Forensic Psychology, Forensic Dermatoglyphics, Criminalistics, Forensic Chemistry, Forensic Anthropology and much more.

Yes, the students inclined to pursue the BSc Hons Forensic Science programme, may be eligible for the scholarship in accordance with the terms and conditions.

The students seeking admission to BSc Hons Forensic Science are required to fill out the Online Application Form and take the KREE Entrance Assessment Test. Upon successful clearance, the shortlisted students have to attend the Faculty-Led Interview for confirmed successful enrolment.

Some of the top recruiters offering leading roles to BSc Hons Forensic Science graduates are Whistle Forensic, Orion Secure, ECS Corporation, Quest Diagnostics.

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