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Doctor of Philosophy (Forensic Science)

Amity University Dubai, United Arab Emirates


Next enrollment cycle

September 2023

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First Year Course Fee

USD 16,336

Course Accredited By


  • 3 Years
  • On Campus
  • Postgraduate
  • Degree
  • Up to 20% scholarship

This 3 to 5 year programme will allow students to explore and pursue a research project built around a substantial piece of work, which has to show evidence of original contribution to knowledge. Preparation at a PhD level is crucial to furthering within the discipline of forensic sciences. A PhD is the highest academic award for which a student can be registered.

  • This programme is best suited for student’s that possess various logical and analytical skills, time management skills and managerial skills. After completing this course, students can opt for jobs in various fields within Universities or move into Biomedical Research, Forensic Consultanting, Forensic Science Research and more. 
  • Designed to ensure that students master forensic science and its interdisciplinary areas through exploration, and examination of forensic sub-disciplines and emerging techniques, including DNA forensics and forensic chemistry, among others.
  • A major emphasis of the programme is the development and completion of a research problem that involves advanced techniques and concepts, culminating in an oral defense of the Ph.D. dissertation. The objective of the PhD programme in Forensic Science is to prepare students to work as professionals in academia, government laboratories, or in a private organisation as laboratory specialists.

Enrollment Cycles

  • September 2023
  • January 2024
  • A minimum 50% aggregate in grades X and XII, along with a 3 year undergraduate degree and 2 year post graduate degree in forensic sciences and related areas, from a recognised university with a 50% aggregate, or the equivalent.

60,000 AED 5% VAT Per Year

If you receive and accept an offer, you can register by paying the Registration fee of AED 3,100 (USD 855) which is non-refundable

  • Caution Deposit - AED 3000 (USD825)

TRANSPORTATION FEE Area Sem I (Sep - Jan) Sem II (Feb - June)

  • Dubai AED 1,950-2,200  
  • Sharjah AED 2,450  
  • Ajman AED 2,700  
  • Umm Al Quwain & Ras Al Khaimah AED 2,950  
  • Abu Dhabi & Al Ain AED 3,750  


  • Student outside UAE AED 2,400  
  • Student inside UAE AED 4,000  
  • Refundable deposit AED 3,000  
  • Additional charge for express services AED 1,500  


  • Double occupancy AED 25,000  
  • Single occupancy (subject to availability) AED 40,000  
  • Refundable security deposit AED 2,000

Amity University will be organising a Scholarship test in Which top 20 student will get 50% Scholarship depending upon performance in the test

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