Cranfield University

Cranfield University

Forensic Engineering and Science

The emphasis of this course is on the application of engineering and the physical sciences to forensic problems. The course is designed to give a broad introduction to the subject, rapidly advancing into the understanding of the cutting-edge research and latest techniques. The course is highly practical and hands-on, aiming to produce forensic experts capable of giving an expert opinion in a courtroom situation and elsewhere. The course consists of a 2 week period of introductory studies followed by academic instruction in modular form. Most modules are of 5 days' duration, interspersed with weeks devoted to private study and visits to forensic science establishments.

Course modules

Assessment methods


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time September 2017 - 1 years
MSc Part-time September 2017 - 2 years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Full-time September 2017 - 1 years
Postgraduate Diploma - PgDip Part-time September 2017 - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Shrivenham Swindon SN6 8LA South West

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Key information

Forensic Enquiries
Telephone number: 
01793 785266