Forensic Science

Discover how science is used to unravel the mysteries of a crime scene. You'll learn how to find, interpret and present evidence in a variety of realistic scenarios, including a mock courtroom and specially-designed crime scenes. Set yourself up for a fascinating career in the justice system and beyond.

91%

of MRes Applied Sciences students are satisfied with the quality of their course overall (Postgraduate Taught Experience Survey 2021).

94%

BSc(Hons) Forensic Science graduates in employment or further study 6 months after graduation (HESA 2018).

Crime scene

Simulation House lets you investigate a typical crime scene in a safe real-life environment.

Student Leah smiles in a science lab

"The on-campus lab training was an excellent opportunity to experience the forensic process first hand: everything I learned on my course has been important in ensuring good lab practice in the workplace."

Leah, BSc(Hons) Forensic Science

Leah BSc(Hons) Forensic Science

Undergraduate Forensic Science courses (2022/23 entry)

Postgraduate Forensic Science courses (2022/23 entry)