Forensic Science - Forensics, Criminology & Psychology Courses

Forensic Science

Forensic Science landing banner - 2016 branding Forensic Science at Derby is ranked number one for student experience according to the Times and Sunday Times League Table, 2017

Bringing Forensic Sciences to life at the University of Derby

Our hands-on approach to forensic science means you’ll have lots of fantastic opportunities to develop your practical skills in a range of authentic working environments from our realistic crime scene house to the analysis of your samples in our high tech forensic laboratories. Our modern teaching facilities also include two Toyota crime scene cars, replica magistrates and criminal courts, insectary, bone and specimen collection and psychological observation suites.

An expert teaching team

Study with us and you’ll be taught by forensic scientists, lawyers, judges, police officers, and fingerprint experts and benefit from the strong relationships with organisations such as Derbyshire Constabulary and East Midlands Scientific Operations Unit who provide exciting work placements and internship opportunities where you can apply what you learn with us in the real world.