Online Certificate Program in Forensic Science

Online Certificate Program in Forensic Science

Department of Zoology and Forensic Science

 

Admissions Open. New batch starts in May 2021.

 

The Program

The online program has a primary objective to make quality forensic education easily accessible by:

  • Facilitating distance learning for students interested in forensic science, living in different parts of India, with limited funds and/or access to good college-level forensic programs.

  • Providing students interested in careers in forensic science a basic understanding of crime scene related to a forensic science practice, while they are studying other subjects at the graduate/post-graduate level.

  • Familiarising law enforcement professionals and law students with a basic understanding of forensic sciences, while allowing them the flexibility of a non-classroom teaching mode.

 

Course Content

  • An Introduction to Forensic Science
  • Ethics and Research Methods
  • Understanding the Indian Police and Legal System
  • Crime Scene Processing & Investigation Techniques
  • Impression Evidence
  • Biological Evidence - Types, Handling & Analysis
  • Forensic Toxicology - Drugs & Alcohol
  • Forensic Medicine: An Aid to Criminal Investigation
  • Role of Forensic Science to Counter-terrorism
  • Emerging Trends in Forensic Science

 

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum HSC certificate or equivalent

 

Duration

May 2021 - August 2021

 

Fees

Course Fees: Rs. 15,000

Processing Charges: Rs. 500 (for domestic students)

     Rs. 1000 (for international students)

 

Contact for queries

  • Program Co-ordinator - Dr. Pushpa Sinkar ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 022-22620662 ext. 355)
  • Faculty - Ms. Alethea Vaz ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

Faculty Members

  • Faculty - Ms. Riva Pocha ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )
  • Faculty - Ms. Sejal Gupta (  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

 

Download Application Form

 

Kindly submit Scanned Filled Pre-application form via email to the above email addresses.

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