Gujarat Forensic Sciences University, the only university all over the world, dedicatedly provides high level of education in Forensic & Investigative Science. The University was established by Gujarat Government, under the flagship of Home department.- Government of Gujarat State in September 2008 . The University started functioning on July 2009 and University Grant Commission: provided reorganization to the Gujarat Forensic Sciences University as a state University, under Section 22 of the UGC Act 1956. The university is situated at Gandhinagar, the capital of Gujarat, which is a vibrant, industrious, safe & business friendly state.
The University is segmented into three prominent academic Sections:
Institute of Forensic Science,
Institute of Behavioural Science
Institute of Research & Development.
The University offers Post graduate courses for the students. The University has made a significant impact at the national level in various areas of specialization and draws students in select disciplines from across the country
The university is associated with the Directorate of Forensic Science (DFS) - Gujarat State that provides hands-on training to the University students.
The Universitys Ultramodern Campus construction is already underway; near the DFS premises, on a government allocated land of 50,000 Square Meters. The foundation of the Universitys campus was laid by the Honble CM of Gujarat State, on the 10th of October 2011.