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FORENSIC SCIENCE - MIXED MODE

INTRODUCTION

Master of Science (Forensic Science) Mixed Mode Programme is offered to produce forensic professionals to meet the demand of forensic science practitioners and law enforcement agencies.

Based on the inputs from key stakeholders, forensic practitioners, academics and stringent benchmarking against renowned forensic science institutions both locally and internationally, this programme has been designed to allow prospective candidates to specialise in various fields of forensic science.

This programme will equip prospective candidates with current knowledge, techniques and essential skills in forensic science which will be assimilated through well-designed theoretical and practical sessions. It also serves as a platform for prospective candidates to pursue PhD in forensic science.

 

HOW TO APPLY

Please visit the Institute of Postgraduate Studies (IPS) website at www.ips.usm.my for online application.

 

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

1. Bachelor of Science (Forensic Science, Biology, Chemistry, Health Science or other related and recognised degree with CGPA  ≥ 2.75.

2. Bachelor degree as in section (i) with CGPA 2.50 – 2.74 AND 

    • at least one (1) year research experience OR 
    • at least one (1) years working experience OR
    • one (1) academic publication OR
    • obtained at least B in a major course OR
    • at least B+ in final year research project.

3. Bachelor degree as in section (i) with CGPA 2.00 – 2.49 AND 

    • at least five (5) year research experience OR 
    • at least five (5) years working experience AND
    • one (1) academic publication OR
    • obtained at least B in a major course OR
    • at least B+ in final year research project.

*Additional English Language requirement for international students: Please refer to www.ips.usm.my

 

DURATION

Full Time Only
Minimum:    1 year (2 semesters and KSCP)
Maximum:   3 years

 

FEES STRUCTURE

Malaysian
Registration Fee: RM 340.00
Tuition Fee: RM 10600.00
Convocation Fee: RM 120.00
 
International
Registration Fee: USD 227.50
Personal Bond: USD 475.00
Tuition Fee: USD 4000.00
Convocation Fee: USD 30.00

 

COURSE STRUCTURE

Core Courses (20 unit)
  • Fundamental of Forensic Science and Crime Scene Investigation
  • Techniques and Application for Forensic Science
  • Research Methodology for Forensic Science
  • Ethics and Legislation in Forensic Science
  • Forensic Chemistry
  • Forensic Biology

Dissertation (20 unit)

Total units for Graduation (40 Unit)

 

FOR MORE INFORMATION

Programme Coordinator

MSc (Forensic Science) Mixed Mode Programme

School of Health Sciences, Health Campus

UniversitiSainsMalaysia

16150 KubangKerian, Kelantan

Tel: +6097677785, email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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School of Health Sciences
Health Campus
Universiti Sains Malaysia,
16150 Kubang Kerian,
Kelantan. Malaysia.

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