Our combined honours programme in Chemistry and Forensic Science is recognised by the Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences. Keele’s award-winning teaching and research span the wide diversity of chemistry, helping you to develop subject knowledge and transferable skills in a supportive learning environment. You will gain an in-depth understanding and broad education in the core areas of forensic science.
GoldIn the Teaching Excellence Framework Also Top 5 in the UK (THE ranking, broad-based universities)
Top 3in England for overall Student Satisfaction NSS 2019 (broad-based universities)
97%of research world leading, or of international importance Research Excellence Framework, 2014
Richard Bridgett, BSc Biology and Forensic Science
"After initially graduating I spent time working for the forensic investigations unit of Cheshire Police and for a global pharmaceutical company where I utilised the instrumental skills I acquired through study of chemical analysis." - read more about Richard Bridgett, BSc Biology and Forensic Science
Katherine Gorman, Reporting Forensic Scientist - BSc Forensic Science
"A forensic course is a perfect opportunity for you to explore the different disciplines within forensic science and gain an understanding about which path is right for you. The facilities and knowledge available at Keele is excellent and would provide a great foundation for a career in this industry." - read more about Katherine Gorman, Reporting Forensic Scientist - BSc Forensic Science
Carlie Whiting, BSc Forensic Science and Criminology
"I definitely feel that the degree course I studied at Keele provided me with an excellent advantage when applying for this job due to the amount of instrumentation we were able to use and the breadth of information we were taught." - read more about Carlie Whiting, BSc Forensic Science and Criminology
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