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Forensic Science

University of Lincoln

18 months
Duration
16100 GBP/year
4407 GBP/year
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About

Research students in the Forensic Science programme at University of Lincoln have the opportunity to work alongside a multidisciplinary team in the School of Life Sciences, and can benefit from strong links with industry practitioners.

Overview

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 Development

Students 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.

Programme Structure

Main research areas:
  • Drug analysis
  • Explosives analysis
  • Fingerprinting science
  • Dye and pigment analysis
  • Forensic anthropology
  • Spectroscopic techniques (including Raman) and separation science
  • Surface analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
Upper Second Class

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • First or upper second class honours degree or an MSc in a relevant subject.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16100 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16100 GBP per year during 18 months.
  • EU/EEA

    4407 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4407 GBP per year during 18 months.

Part-time

  • Home/EU: £2,204/year
  • International: £8,050/year

Living costs for Lincoln

660 - 1140 GBP /month
Living costs

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Funding

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