Scope after B.Sc. Forensic Science


There are ample career opportunities available for students who have completed their graduation in Forensic Science. Apart from this, students also have choice to continue their advance studies in this field. On the successful completion of their course, students can get jobs with departments of the Indian government or with private firms. It is also possible for them to begin their own consultancy firm. This article will explain the scope after B.Sc in Forensic Science.

Scope for Higher Studies after B.Sc. Forensic Science

There are many specializations in forensics from which students can pick their choice. The advanced areas of forensic science are given below:

  • Advanced Criminalistics
  • Advanced Fingerprint Analysis
  • Constitution and Criminal Procedure
  • Crime Scene Investigation
  • Criminal Investigation Analysis & Profiling
  • Criminalistics
  • Electronic Crime Scene Investigation
  • Forensic and Crime Scene Photography
  • Forensic Anthropology
  • Forensic Biology
  • Forensic Examination
  • Forensic Medicine or Forensic Nursing
  • Forensic Nursing
  • Forensic Pathology
  • Forensic Toxicology
  • Principles of Forensic Medicine
  • Technical Investigation
  • Trace Evidence

Jobs positions available for students of forensics

Given below are a few of the job profiles that are available in forensics:

  • Clinical Forensic Medicines Experts
  • Forensic Anthropologists
  • Forensic Artists
  • Forensic Chemists
  • Forensic Dentists
  • Forensic Engineer
  • Forensic Entomologists
  • Forensic Linguists
  • Forensic Pathologists
  • Forensic Psychiatrists And Psychologists
  • Forensic Serologists

Other Certification Courses after B.Sc. Forensic Science

There are various institutes in India that provide desired students with certification courses in Forensics. Provided below is a list of some of those courses:

  • Cell Phone Forensics
  • Crime Scene Investigation
  • Cyber Forensics
  • Cyber Forensics, Cyber Crimes, Cyber Security & Cyber Law
  • Cyber Law
  • Disk Imaging And eDiscovery
  • Document And Fingerprint Examination
  • Fingerprint Expert
  • Forensic Accounting And Fraud Examiner
  • Forensic Audio And Video Analysis
  • Forensic Biotechnology And DNA Fingerprinting
  • Forensic Entomology
  • Forensic Medicine And Toxicology
  • Forensic Odontology Drug Addiction, De-Addiction And Crimes
  • Forensic Physics, Chemistry And Biology
  • Forensic Psychology And Criminal Profiling
  • Forensic Science And Criminology
  • Forensic Science And Cyber Forensics
  • Forensic Science And DNA Fingerprinting
  • Forensic Science And Document Examination
  • Forensic Science And Fingerprint
  • Forensic Science And Forensic Medicine
  • Forensic Science And Forensic Odontology
  • Forensic Science And Forensic Photography
  • Forensic Science And Forensic Graphology
  • Private Investigator (Detective)
  • Questioned Documents And Handwriting
  • Wildlife Forensics

These certificate programs are basically for forensic experts who are already working in the field and have met the stipulated training as well as educational standards.

Career Opportunities after B.Sc. Forensic Science

The majority of the forensic experts opt to work with law enforcement organizations, police department and detective agencies. The State Forensic Departments recruit candidates by way of the State Public Service Commission Exam. The CBI’s forensic office in Delhi takes in candidates by the Union Public Service Commission exams. It is also possible for a forensic expert to get jobs in the vigilance department. Apart from this, students of forensics can also get employed in colleges that teach courses in criminology. Those who wish to freelance must obtain a certification from the State Forensics Department. The best thing is students of forensics can also get work abroad after gaining experience.



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18 Responses to “Scope after B.Sc. Forensic Science”

  1. 18
    Nimish singh:

    I have passed (P.D.CS.) 58% i am in interested in forensic science. so i please tell me about eligibility criteria for taking admission.

  2. 17

    how many forensic colleges in Maharashtra.. and how much presents of admission.. and plZ inform to interence ..

  3. 16
    ajay patel:

    After bsc chemistry this course is possible?

  4. 15

    I am 11th student with subject PCM ..i am interested in forensik science, give guidance me and tell me about collage.

  5. 14

    Bsc criminology for college and egibiliti

  6. 13

    sir. m interested in doing bsc in forensic science,can uh plz guide me for the ryt college for this??

  7. 12

    what is the salary for those for have completed bsc forensic /msc forensic

  8. 11
    ranjeet singh:

    sir, kya me forensic science se bsc karne ke bad rajasthan administretive servic ka exam de sakta hu .

  9. 10

    I study in class 11 with mean subjects (PCM).I have a keen intrest in chemistry and want to do forensic course.please provide me required information about it

  10. 9

    i m persuing B.Sc. life science & i m interested in forensic which branch should i take?

  11. 8

    i have passed 12 (pcm) from 54% n im interested in bsc forensic science so i please tell me about eligibility criteria for taking admission.

  12. 7

    hi sir,iam interested in bsc forensic medicine i need colleges list in india pls provide me,plz suggest me the demanding courses in forensic medicine and explain about the difference between forensic science and forensic medicine.thank you

  13. 6
    Neeraj sahu:

    I am an ayruvadic physian and want to know that am i eligible for M.D foransic.

  14. 5

    what is the scope of pg diploma in criminology and forensic science after ll.b

  15. 4
    what is the scope of Bsc.(computer) in forensic.:

    what is the scope of Bsc.(computer) and (chemistry) in CBI.

  16. 3
    raju karjigi:

    now i am completed my 2nd puc ( science) and i want to join bsc forenscic science then after the completion of this can i get a job in cbi directly?

  17. 2
    anushree nair:

    can i do msc in criminology after bsc in forensic science?……

  18. 1

    what to do after bsc forensic science..if i wana become a forensic lab technician……….