About Forensic Science

Jain (Deemed-to-be University), Kochi, offers Forensic Science course for aspiring students with Certified Cyber Forensics Professional, CSoFS, UK, a strong foundation in science and its application in the field of investigation. The program emphasizes on the importance of crime scene investigation and presentation of evidence. Ultimately, the evidence collected at the scene of crime is to be brought to court to help in the case either convicting the accused or acquitting the accused ethically. The students are effectively trained in specific areas like crime scene investigation, fingerprint development and analysis, signature analysis, handwriting analysis, DNA profiling, toxicological analysis, cyber forensics etc. Being a field related to Criminal Justice, the program also highlights the importance of ethics as a working professional.

Eligibility

Pass in the 10+2 examination in Science from PUC / ISC / CBSE or equivalent board.

Study Campus

Jain (Deemed-to-be University) – Kochi Campus, Knowledge Park,
Nirmal Infopark, Kakkanad, Kochi - 682 042
Ph : 0484 435 5555

Course Duration

3 years

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Program Outcomes

Interactive learning environment with hands on practical experience. Every student will have a near to real experience to the prescribed laboratory work.

On-site crime scene visits students will be taken to experience real crime scenes on rotation basis, and depending on the case.

Exposure to instrumentation used in the analysis with the advancement in technology.

Cyber security and cyber forensics programs and workshops.

Opportunity for students to explore other related areas of study will be given.

Career Prospects

The program will be more than a strong foundation for those who want to pursue their masters in the same field or other related field.

With an intention to join the Police Force as investigators, the program will be useful in the area of investigation of crime.

With sound knowledge in digital or cyber forensics and security there are prospects in private organizations for similar roles.

Opportunities are also available in private detective agencies as private investigators.