Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT) announces Admission to M.Sc Forensic Science Program 2020-21

CUSAT M.Sc. Forensic Science Admission 2020 – Cochin University of Science and Technology (CUSAT), Kochi, Kerala has invited applications for admission to the newly started M.Sc. Forensic Science Program for the academic year 2020-21.

Course Name

M.Sc Forensic Science

Seats Available

15 (Fifteen)

Supernumerary Seats


Police Personnel in service, Sponsored by Kerala Police Academy

05 Seats


Differently Abled Candidates (DAC)

01 Seat


Economically Weaker Section (EWS)

02 Seats


Transgenders (TG)

02 Seats


2 Years in the Semester pattern. There will be four semesters in the entire course, with two semesters per year

CUSAT M.Sc. Forensic Science Admission 2020 Important Date



Application Last Date

26th October 2020

Eligibility Criteria for CUSAT M.Sc. Forensic Science Admission 2020

  • B.Sc Degree in Forensic Science/B.Voc Forensic Science/B.Voc Applied Microbiology & Forensic Science/B.Sc Zoology/B.Sc Botany/B.Sc Chemistry/B.Sc Physics/B.Sc Microbiology/B.Sc Medical Microbiology/B.Sc Biochemistry/B.Sc Medical Biotechnology/B.Sc Biotechnology/B.Sc Genetics/B.Tech Computer Science/B.Tech Information Technology/Bachelor of Computer Applications/B.Sc Computer Science/B.Sc Information Technology with at least 55% marks or equivalent CGPA from a recognised University/Institute
  • Applicable relaxation as per rules will be followed in the case of SC/ST/SEBC/OBC/OEC candidates.

CUSAT M.Sc. Forensic Science Admission 2020 Application Process

  • Applications can be submitted at, latest by 26th October 2020
  • Before applying, read the notification carefully.
  • Before submitting application, candidate need to prepare softcopies of
  • Photograph with height 180 pixels and width 150 pixels (less than 500 KB size) (jpg or png format only)
  • Clearly visible scanned copy of Consolidated mark list of Qualifying Examination (less than 3 MB size) (pdf format only). If you have multiple pages of marklists of qualifying examination, combine it into a single pdf file and then upload.
  • Candidates who have applied for other programmes of CUSAT earlier (during Jan-Feb 2020) can also apply for MSc Forensic Science provided they fulfil the eligibility criteria of the course. Such candidates need not pay any additional application fee. To submit the application, they may proceed with the appropriate option given below. Such candidates need to upload the Consolidated mark list of Qualifying Examination as detailed above at 2 (2).
  • Applicants are instructed not to use mobile phones to submit application / upload relevant documents.

Application Fee



Kerala SC/Kerala ST


For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website