About the Institute

This Institute was established with an aim to provide a centre for academic excellence and ultramodern practical training in the area of forensic & its subsidiary sciences. It also emphasizes on maintaining a cordial and disciplined environment for students.

Promoting ethical values and encouraging Scientific Investigative skills amongst the young generation, thereby creating well trained experts, is the objective of the institute.

The Institute has solely been dedicated to providing quality education in Forensic Sciences and its allied areas. The professionals produced under its umbrella will certainly play a very crucial role in the criminal investigative process.

The Institute of Forensic Science has introduced a scheme of Awards for its meritorious students, namely:

  • Gujarat Forensic Sciences University Gold Medal for the most meritorious student of M.Sc. - Forensic Science Course.
  • Laxmi Memorial Award – awarding Gold Medal to the most meritorious female student of M. Sc. - Forensic Science Course. (The financial aid towards this award, has been donated by Dr. M. S. Rao, Ex - Director cum Chief Forensic Scientist – Directorate of Forensic Science Services – MHA – GOI - New Delhi, in memory of his wife; Late Mrs. Laxmi Rao)