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Forensic Medicine

Amrita University

36 months
7944 USD/year
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M. D. in Forensic Medicine is a Non Clinical Speciality course offered by the Amrita School of Medicine, at the Amrita University.


Doctor of Forensic Medicine science is a three-year postgraduation course at the Amrita University. Forensic science focuses on application of the scientific principles for crime investigation. Subjects studied under this degree are Forensic Science, Forensic Toxicology, Medical Jurisprudence and legal procedure, Law & Medicine and Autopsy. The curriculum provides basic and specialized services in relation with medico-legal responsibilities in practice of medicine and process of crime investigation.

Career opportunities

After completion, one can offer technically competent technology services to health, home and law departments in connection with medico-legal work, crime investigation process and courts.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Forensic Science
  • Forensic Toxicology
  • Medical Jurisprudence and legal procedure
  • Law & Medicine and Autopsy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham offers admission to all its 195+ undergraduate and post graduate programs in Engineering, Medicine, Dentistry, Nursing, Pharmacy, Ayurveda, Bio-technology, Nanotechnology, Management, Arts and Sciences, Communication, Social Work, Philosophy & Applied Psychology and Teachers Education to international students.

Foreign nationals, PIO card holders, OCI, NRI students and NRI-sponsored students under the International/ NRI/ NRI-S categories are eligible to apply. Admissions are based on merit and marks/ grades obtained in the qualifying examination/ entrance examination.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7944 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7944 USD per year during 36 months.

6,00,000 Rs

Living costs for Coimbatore

18295 - 24970 INR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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