About Gujarat Forensic Sciences University
Gujarat Forensic Sciences
University (GFSU), Gandhinagar was established in 2008 by
the government of Gujarat, under the flagship of home department
government of Gujarat state. It is the only university across the
world, dedicated to Forensic and Investigative Science. The
University started functioning from July 2009 onwards and in May
2011, received recognition by the 'University Grants Commission';
as a State University.
The University is segregated into three academic departments,
namely: Institute of Forensic Science, Institute of Behavioural
Science and Institute of Research & Development. It currently
offers only postgraduate level academic programs.
The University runs in parallel association with the Directorate of
Forensic Science (DFS)-Gujarat State, to provide hands-on training.
DFS - Gujarat State is a state-of-the-art; NABL accredited; ISO-IEC
17025:2005 certified laboratory, maintaining international
standards in terms of infrastructure and facilities for Forensic