University of Kent

University of Kent

Forensic Science

The programme provides a broad and balanced foundation of the science and law that underpins forensic practice and methodology in modern society. This includes detailed knowledge of the physical techniques and methods of assay, analysis and examination used by forensic scientists, together with the essential chemical and biological knowledge required for understanding forensic evidence and its presentation.

Entry requirements

A minimum 2.1 degree in forensic science or a forensic-related subject.

Assessment methods

Assessment is by examination and coursework.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MSc Full-time £ 5,250 per Academic year (home fees) 1 years
MSc Full-time £ 15,380 per Academic year (overseas fees) 1 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Canterbury Campus Canterbury CT2 7NZ South East

Key information

Recruitment and Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
01227 827272