Forensic Science postgraduate courses

The forensic science sector has always strived to develop innovative forensic technology, particularly within the field of molecular techniques and DNA profiling.

Postgraduate Forensic Science courses

Undertake your own original research within your chosen area of forensic science. Benefit from support to propose, develop and conduct a research project, providing you with invaluable experience and insight into how research is conducted and preparing you for further study or a career in the field.

Sanita Nezirovic, Leader in Forensic Science with Criminology, discusses her involvement, as an anthropologist, in profiling a Bronze Age skeleton recently discovered in Northumbria:

Sanita Nezirovic, Leader in Forensic Science with Criminology, discusses her involvement, as an anthropologist, in profiling a Bronze Age skeleton

Facilities

Our state-of-the-art facilities, complete with cutting edge technology help you produce groundbreaking research into the forensic science discipline of your choice and prepare for your future career:

What our Forensic Science graduates do

Postgraduate education extends your knowledge, skills and confidence in ways which enhance your employability and open doors to new career prospects. Our previous students have gone into careers such as:

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International student scholarship

We're offering a £2,000 scholarship for all eligible international students studying a full-time postgraduate taught programme (PGT). Terms and conditions apply.

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Postgraduate Live Online Event

Over two days we’ll be running a range of interactive sessions to help you decide if the University of Derby is right for you. Learn about our courses from our expert teaching staff and discover what it’s like to be a Derby student, all from the comfort of your own home.

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