Forensic Sciences (BSc)

Studiengang Forensik FB Angewandte Naturwissenschaften

The degree programme teaches skills in forensic analytics with a focus on chemistry, materials science and biology. The natural sciences training is supplemented by criminological work at the crime scene, the law and quality assurance.
Lecture languages: 50% German, 50% English.

At a glance

Degree: 
Bachelor's degree
Campus: 
Rheinbach
Standard period of study: 
6 semesters
Accreditation: 
Re-accreditation by ASIIN (German accreditation association) until September 30, 2022.
Prerequisites: 
Entrance qualifications for a German Fachhochschule (University of Applied Sciences), for University or a foreign university entrance qualification. These certificates must be acknowlegded as equivalent by competent authorities. International applicants must show proficiency in English (TOEFL IBT: score of 79 or higher, TOEFL CT: score of 213 or higher, TOEFL PT: score of 550 or higher, IELTS: score of 6.0 or higher). The original TOEFL score report has to be sent by ETS, our institution code is 7977. English language certificates are valid for two years from the date of issue. In addition we require the following German language proficiency tests for Higher Education: telc Deutsch C1 Hochschule, DSH level 2 or TestDaF level 4 x 4. If you intend to sit for TestDaF, please keep in mind that the scores are avaible 6 weeks after the test date.
Language skills: 
German, English
Start of course: 
Winter semester
Application period: 
Application for the winter semester may be submitted between 15 May and 15 July.