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Forensic Science BSc (Hons)

Anglia Ruskin University

Student rating
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( 3.9) View reviews


Course info

UCAS CODE F411
You’ve got a keen, analytical mind and a need to get to the truth. Build on your respect for evidence and analytical sciences with our three year Forensic Science degree, accredited by the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences. Our Cambridge-based course gets you hands-on with specialist analytical equipment, authentic crime scene rooms and placement and internship opportunities with local police forces and forensic labs. You’ll graduate with the skills to start a career in forensic science ... READ MORE

Different course options

Full time | Cambridge Campus | 3 Years | JAN

Key stats

Uni rankings

WUSCA student ranking
WUSCA student ranking
These are the 2020 rankings, based on ratings given by past and current students.
120th / 131
CompUniGuide ranking
Complete University Guide Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
117th
CompUniGuide subject ranking
Complete University Guide Subject Ranking
Source: Complete University Guide 2022
31st

Start date and duration

Start date
JAN
Full Time
3 Years

Forensic and Archaeological Sciences

Drop-out rate
Drop-out rate
The percentage of students who didn't finish the course.
Calculated by 100% - (% of students continuing course + % of students completed course)
100 - 85 = 15% Drop-out rate
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Employment rate
Employment rate
The percentage of students in full-time work 6 months after finishing their course.
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Average salary
Average salary
Source: UNISTATS, 2019

Forensic and Archaeological Sciences graduate salary at this uni
£19,000
UK Forensic and Archaeological Sciences graduate salary
£18,000

Modules
These are the sub-topics that you will study as part of this course
Source: IDP Connect, July 2021

Previous study
Previous study
The most common A-levels taken by students who end up studying this subject at uni.
Source: HESA, 2018

Forensic and Archaeological Sciences

Top 5 A-levels taken by students who study this subject at uni
Psychology
36%
Sociology
28%
Biology
25%
Chemistry
14%
English Literature
13%

Tuition fees

For students from

Students from Domestic
Domestic Fees
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Students from Other UK
Other UK Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from England Students from England
England Fees
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£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Scotland Students from Scotland
Scotland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Scotland. Please note, this is a with fee and subject to change. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Wales Students from Wales
Wales Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Wales. Please note, this is a with fee and subject to change. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Northern Ireland Students from Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Northern Ireland. Please note, this is a with fee and subject to change. Please confirm the most up to date fee with the individual institution.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from Channel Islands
Channel Islands Fees
This is the fee you pay if you live within Channel Islands. Please note, this is a with fee and subject to change.
£9,250 per year
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Please note: fees do vary so please make sure you contact the institution for up to date information.
Students from EU EU Students
EU Fees
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International Students
International Fees
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Latest Forensic Science (Non-Medical) reviews

Forensic Science (Non-Medical)
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Maitrie
14 Apr 21

Forensic Science (with Placement Year) BSc (Hons)

University provides all over attention on students like mental health for students who need it and help and guidance...
E
Erika
16 Feb 20

Forensic Science BSc (Hons)

It’s really good compared to another university experience I have had. The staff are a lot more available to students...

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How Forensic Science (Non-Medical) students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 17 reviews

5 star 12%
4 star 71%
3 star 17%
2 star 0%
1 star 0%

How all students rated:

Student rating ( 3.9) 1,173 reviews

5 star 22%
4 star 51%
3 star 22%
2 star 3%
1 star 2%
Anglia Ruskin University
CompUniGuide ranking
117th
Student rating
This is the overall rating calculated by averaging all live reviews for this uni on Whatuni.
( 3.9)
Anglia Ruskin University (ARU) has campuses in Cambridge, Chelmsford, London and Peterborough, plus many partner colleges and institutions across the UK and globally. Students from 185 countries study with ARU across four continents. ARU is well regarded for its health and social care courses and research across six key study-areas continue to build on the university’s growing reputation. Students can also study the arts, humanities, education, computing and technology, engineering, law, business, economics, life sciences and more, including medicine, at Essex’s only School of Medicine. There’s been a lot of development and investment in ARU in recent years. Over £100m has been spent on new facilities in Cambridge and Chelmsford within the last five years, including a new science centre in Cambridge and a School of Medicine in Chelmsford.

Where you'll study

Anglia Ruskin University

East Road Cambridge
Cambridgeshire
CB1 1PT United Kingdom Nearest train station: Cambridge  0.4 miles away

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