B.Sc. IN FORENSIC SCIENCE AND CRIMINOLOGY

B.Sc. IN FORENSIC SCIENCE AND CRIMINOLOGY

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Introduction:

In the modern era crime is in its peak and is increasing day by day. Culprits use innovative techniques in order to commit crime and escape the judiciary for which the investigating officers are facing problem. The law enforcement agencies along with forensic scientist do invaluable work by linking evidences form the crime scene to the suspects.

We follow the principle of Locard stating that offender always leave behind evidences at the crime scene sub consciously hence proving the no crime is a perfect crime It is the ability of the investigating officer and experts to observe, differentiate and analyze evidences of Forensic importance. These evidences are produced in front of judiciary by expert witnesses and help to solve cases of different nature from fraud to assault and also murder cases.

Objectives: 

  • To emphasize the importance of scientific methods in crime detection.
  • To disseminate information on the advancements in the field of forensic science.
  • To highlight the importance of forensic science for perseverance of the society.
  • To review the steps necessary for achieving highest excellence in forensic science.
  • To generate talented human resource, in accordance with latest requirements of forensic science.
  • To provide a platform for students and forensic scientists to exchange views, chalk-out collaborative programs and work in a holistic manner for the advancement of forensic science.

Duration: – Duration shall be for a period of 3 and a half year including six months of Internship.

Course Structure:

First Semester Subjects Second Semester Subjects Third Semester Subjects
Anatomy
Physiology
Biochemistry
Introduction toForensic Science
Kannada
Pathology
Microbiology
Pharmacology
English
Forensic Psychology
Forensic Dermatoglyphics
Crime and Society
Criminalistics
Computer application
Criminal law
Fourth Semester Subjects Fifth Semester Subjects Sixth Semester Subjects
Technological Methods in Forensic Science and drug analysis
Questioned Documents
Forensic Chemistry
Biostatics and Research methodology
Constitution of India
Forensic Physics
Forensic Medicine
Forensic Biology & Serology
Environmental science and Health
Forensic Anthropology
Forensic Toxicology
Forensic Ballistics
Digital Forensics

Special features:

Our syllabus is framed in such a way that students study the concept of crime, investigation and examination of evidences in a detailed manner. The topics give them overall knowledge regarding application of criminology and other sciences which is helpful in easy disposal of cases. This will help reducing the crime rate in the society by bringing up future forensic scientist who with their skills will track down the offenders and apply innovative ideas in crime prevention

Career opportunities:

 Graduates holding the above degree have immense scope to work as Forensic Scientists and scientific officers both in Government as well as private set ups. They can also be employed in private detective and investigative agencies, as security officers etc. They have an upper hand while getting recruited in Police force, IB etc. They can also be employed in various Universities in India and Abroad as Teaching Staff.

Fee Structure

(For the Academic Year 2020-21)

S.No Courses Duration Annual Fee Structure
Non-Karnataka Karnataka
1 B.Sc. (Forensic Science &  Criminology) 
Eligibility : Pass in 10+2/PUC  with Physics, Chemistry &  Biology   (NRI : 25K extra in I Year)      
3½ Years  (Six  Semesters  & 6 months  internship) Year I : Rs. 2,03,000
Year II : Rs.  90,500
Year III : Rs. 90,500
Total: Rs. 3,84,000
Rs. 2,03,000
Rs. 90,500
Rs. 90,500 
Rs. 3,84,000