NFSU-An Institution of National Importance

To develop a complete mind: Study the science of art; study the art of science. Learn how to see. Realize everything connects to everything else. … Leonardo Da Vinci

Established in 2009, as Gujarat Forensic Sciences University and elevated as the National Forensic Sciences University with the status of an Institution of National Importance is the world’s first and only University dedicated to Forensic, behavioural, cybersecurity, digital forensics, and allied Sciences. It was established by the Government of India through Act, 2020 (32 of 2020) with the objective of fulfilling the acute shortage against the increasing demand for forensic experts in the country and around the world.

Objective: Creating professional experts in the field of Forensic sciences


Gandhinagar Campus is the first campus of National Forensic Sciences University at Gandhinagar, Gujarat. The Gandhinagar Campus of the National Forensic Sciences University is running 46 courses in the eight schools namely, School of Doctoral Studies and Research, School of Forensic Science, School of Cyber Security and Digital Forensics, School of Management Studies, School of Engineering and Technology, School of Pharmacy, School of Behavioral Sciences and School of Open Learning. Due to the advanced and specialized courses run by each of the schools, it currently offers only postgraduate level academic programs. Maintaining excellence in education, research, and training with appropriate facilities within this campus encourage collaborations across multiple disciplines and skillsets.


NFSU is recognized worldwide as a leader in the field of research and education in forensic sciences and allied sciences. If you are looking for skilled resources in the following domains, then NSFU is the world-wide leader in these domains.

  1. Forensic physics
  2. Forensic Toxicology
  3. Forensic Biotechnology
  4. Forensic Question Document Examination
  5. Forensics Finger Print Science
  6. Cyber Security
  7. Digital Forensics
  8. Information Security
  9. Cyber Security Management
  10. Forensic Odontology
  11. Multi-Media Forensics
  12. Nano-technology
  13. Food Technology
  14. Pharmacy
  15. Civil Engineering
  16. Forensic Accounting
  17. Hospital and Health Care Management
  18. Homeland Security
  19. Chemistry
  20. Pharmacy
  21. Clinical Psychology
  22. Forensic Psychology
  23. Criminology
  24. Neuropsychology

Courses at Different Forensic Science University, India

  1. M.Tech Cyber Security
  2. M.Sc. Digital Forensics and Information Security
  3. M.Sc. Cyber Security
  4. B.Tech – M.Tech Computer Science Engineering (Cyber
  5. Security)
  6. M.Sc. Clinical Psychology
  7. M.Sc. Neuropsychology
  8. M.A Criminology (with Specialization Forensic Psychology)
  9. M.A. Criminology
  10. M.Sc. Forensic Science
  11. M.Sc. Forensic Biotechnology
  12. M.Sc. Toxicology
  13. B.Sc. – M.Sc. Forensic Science (5 Years integrated)
  14. M.Pharm. Forensic Pharmacy
  15. MBA in Forensic Accounting & Fraud Investigation
  16. MBA in Cyber Security Management
  17. MBA in Business Intelligence
  18. MBA in Hospital & Healthcare Management
  19. Executive MBA (with Specialization in Forensic Accounting &
  20. Fraud Investigation /Financial Management /Human Resource
  21. Management)
  22. BBA-MBA (5 years Integrated)
  23. PG Diploma in Forensic Journalism
  24. M.Sc. Chemistry (Specialization in Forensic Analytical
  25. Chemistry) Common Exam
  26. M.Sc. Environmental Science
  27. M.Sc. Food Technology (Specialization in Forensic Food
  28. Analysis) Common Exam
  29. M.Sc. Forensic Nanotechnology
  30. M.Sc. Forensic Psychology
  31. M.Phil. Forensic Psychology
  32. LLB (3 Years)
  33. M Sc. Homeland Security
  34. M.A. Police & Security Studies

Centres at NFSU Gandhinagar

Centres at University:- Ballistics Research Centre and Testing Range, Cyber Defence Centre, International Centre for Forensic Narcotics, International Centre for Humanitarian Forensics

Gandhinagar Campus has the following Centers:

  1. Centre for International Relations
  2. Cyber Defence Centre (CDC)
  3. Center of Excellence for Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS)
  4. Ballistics Research & Testing Centre
  5. International Centre for Humanitarian Forensics (ICHF)
  6. Centre for Futuristic Defence Studies
  7. Forensic Innovation Centre
  8. Buddha Psychological Centre
NFSU Institutes in India
Gandhinagar Campus National Forensic Sciences University Sector – 9, Near Police Bhawan Gandhinagar, Gujarat. 382007  Delhi Campus  National Forensic Sciences University LNJN-NICFS Campus, Golden Hospital, Outer Ring Rd, Institutional Area, Sector 3, Rohini, Delhi, 110085  
Goa Campus National Forensic sciences University Opp Goa Dairy Curti, Ponda, Goa – 403401Tripura Campus National Forensic Sciences University VIP Road, Radhanagar, Adjacent to Buddha Mandir, Agartala, Tripura (west) – 799001

References and Resources

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