Taught course

Forensic Science

Nottingham Trent University · School of Science and Technology

Entry requirements

A UK honours degree (minimum 2.2) or equivalent subject including Chemistry, Forensics, Pharmacology and Pharmacy. Applicants with relevant employment experience or other relevant qualifications will also be considered.

Months of entry


Course content

If you have a strong chemistry or forensics background and want to gain more specialised knowledge of forensic toxicology or bioarchaeology, this course is for you. If you are looking to further yourself as a forensics expert, this course* will provide you with understanding of current legislation and legal procedures impacting professionals, recognising constraints and opportunities. You will gain deep knowledge and experience of relevant forensics techniques, gaining hands on experience from experienced practitioners.

This is a useful course for those already working in law enforcement agencies or those wanting to work in the field of forensics. Alternatively, this Masters can provide you with a route into research.

Information for international students

Please visit the international page for more information.

Fees and funding

Find out more about scholarships, bursaries and other funding opportunities at the funding page.

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

+44 (0)115 848 8351