Students have the opportunity to engage in the work of the Forensic Analysis Research Group, to develop innovative methods and techniques to assist in solving crime and casework-related issues. The team are currently engaged in high-profile studies including collaborative projects with the Centre for Applied Science and Technology at the UK Home Office.
Students have access to a range of training programmes to support them in their independent investigations, and an experienced supervisory team are on hand to offer advice and direction. Ongoing research projects in the School are focused on the chemical analysis of legal highs, DNA analysis in forensic and archaeological contexts, and forensic toxicology.
Career and Personal DevelopmentStudents have the opportunity to develop the in-depth knowledge and expertise necessary for careers in and across the broad spectrum of chemistry-related industries. This Forensic Science programme at University of Lincoln aims to provide foundation for further research or a career in teaching or academia.
- A research degree is usually awarded based on the quality of a student’s thesis and their ability in an oral examination (viva voce) to present and successfully defend their chosen research topic to a group of academics.
- Students are also expected to demonstrate how their research findings have contributed to knowledge or developed existing theory or understanding.
- 18 months
- 24 months
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DisciplinesForensic Science Biochemistry View 7 other PhDs in Forensic Science in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.
- First or upper second class honours degree or an MSc in a relevant subject.
International16400 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 16400 GBP per year during 18 months.
National4585 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 4585 GBP per year during 18 months.
- Home: £2,293 per year
- International: £8,200 per year
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