M.Sc. (Forensic Sciences)

Post Graduate Programmes

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Program Code 10011

Course Overview

  • Campus
  • Noida
  • Institute
  • Amity Institute of Forensic Sciences
  • University
  • Amity University Uttar Pradesh
  • Program Code
  • 10011
  • Eligibility
  • B.Sc. (min 60%) / MBBS / BDS / BV. Sc or equivalent. 

  • Duration
  • 2 years
  • 1st Year Non Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs)
  • 0.60
  • 1st Year Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs)
  • 0.90
 
  • Fee Structure
  • Program Educational Objectives
  • Program Learning Outcomes
1st Year Non Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs) : 0.60
1st Year Sponsored Semester Fee (Rs. in Lacs) : 0.90
  • Develop a critical understanding of the diverse institutions of 'crime' control.
  • To organize students' abilities to evaluate competing explanations.
  • Inculcate moral value, professional ethics and business communication skills in the students.
  • To organise students with skills in reconstructing events surrounding an incident and form an opinion based on scientific evidence.
  • To interpret scientific data in the laboratory and the Crime scene.
  • To employ necessary independence and collaborative skills alike.
  • To categorise the diverse historical, economic, social and political influences upon criminology and its application in Forensic Science.
  • To apply of the protocols for securing and recording the incident scene and the collection of trace and physical evidence.
  • Apply scientific techniques for the examination of forensic evidences.
  • Describe scientific information to required for the support of criminal justice system
  • The capacity to investigate and explain a diverse range of often real time forensic problems.
  • Use of instrumentation and tools for systematic analysis of evidences including biological, chemical, digital, etc.
  • The ability to use professional software for analysis.
  • Critical evaluation of real time crime scene cases.
  • Develop the written and verbal communication skills.
  • Qualities of leadership, responsibility, personal integrity
  • Provide experiences and challenges to develop self confidence, self awareness for future goals
  • Empathy, respect for others, accountability and self-regulation.
  • understanding and experience in a variety of lab settings.
  • Develop an understanding towards their professional carrier.
  • Approach to learning and overcomes weaknesses, whilst recognising the importance of planning and target-setting
  • Eco-friendly for evidence and analysis and disposal of waste.

Course Structure

  • 1st Year
  • 2nd Year

Semester 1

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Crime Scene Investigation (PG) Core Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Crime Scene Investigation - Practical (PG) Core Courses 2 0 4 0 4.00 View
Criminology, Criminal Law and Police Administration (PG) Core Courses 2 0 0 0 2.00 View
General Forensic Science (PG) Core Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Forensic Physics (PG) Core Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Forensic Physics - Practical (PG) Core Courses 2 0 4 0 4.00 View
Cyber Forensics and Computer Applications (PG) Core Courses 2 0 0 0 2.00 View

Semester 2

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Elements of Forensic Medicine and Odontology (PG) Core Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Principles of Human Genetics (PG) Core Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Photography, Forensic Medicine and Odontology Practical (PG) Core Courses 2 0 2 0 3.00 View
INSTRUMENTAL ANALYSIS – BIOLOGICAL (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
INSTRUMENTAL ANALYSIS – CHEMICAL (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
INSTRUMENTAL ANALYSIS-PHYSICAL (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Questioned Documents and Fingerprints (PG) Core Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Statistics and Research Methodology (PG) Core Courses 2 1 0 0 3.00 View

Semester 3

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Forensic Chemistry, Toxicology and Pharmacology (PG) Core Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Advanced Forensic Chemistry (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Forensic Chemistry and Toxicology - Practical (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 0 4 0 4.00 View
Forensic Biology and Serology (PG) Core Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Advanced Forensic Biology and Anthropology (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Advanced Forensic Serology and DNA Profiling (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Forensic Biology and Serology - Practical (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 2 0 4 0 4.00 View
Advanced Forensic Pharmacology and Toxicology (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Summer Internship (PG) Non Teaching Credit Courses 0 0 0 0 3.00 View

Semester 4

Course Title Course Type Credit L T PS SW Total Credits Syllabus
Advanced Questioned Documents Examination (PG) Core Courses 2 0 0 0 2.00 View
Advanced Fingerprinting and Other Impressions (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Advanced Forensic Ballistics (PG) Core Courses 2 0 0 0 2.00 View
Advanced Forensic Explosives (PG) Specialisation Elective Courses 3 0 0 0 3.00 View
Dissertation (PG) Non Teaching Credit Courses 0 0 0 0 9.00 View