National Forensic Sciences University – NFSU Admission 2023-24: UG, PG & Diploma Admission, Entrance (NFAT)

NFSU Gandhinagar Admission

NFSU Admission 2023-24 – National Forensic Sciences University, an Institution of National Importance, Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India invites online applications for admission in unique and highly indispensable super specialized courses for the academic year 2023-24.

Check full details on NFSU Admission 2023-24 below here.

About NFSU

  • National Forensic Sciences University (an Institution of National Importance) and erstwhile Gujarat Forensic Sciences University is the world’s first and only university dedicated to Forensic Science and allied Subjects.
  • The university was established by the Government of India through Act, 2020 (32 of 2020) with the objective of fulfilling the acute shortage against the increasing demand for forensic experts in the country and around the world.
  • The University comprises of various Schools spread across wide ranging academic disciplines of Forensic Science, Cyber Security & Digital Forensics, Behavioral Forensics, Forensic Psychology, Engineering & Technology, Pharmacy, Management Studies, Police Science & Security Studies, Law, Forensic Justice & Policy Studies, Medico-legal studies, & Doctoral Studies & Research with more than 70 post graduate courses and integrated courses.


  • Gandhinagar (HQ)
  • Delhi
  • Goa
  • Tripura
  • Bhopal
  • Dharwad


  • National Forensic Sciences Academy – Pune
  • National Forensic Sciences Academy – Guwahati
  • Institute of Forensic Sciences for Training & Skilling – Manipur

NFSU UG, PG and PG Diploma Programs

School of Forensic Science

M. Sc. Forensic Science
M. Sc. Forensic Biotechnology
M. Sc. Multimedia Forensics
M. A. Mass Communication & Journalism
B. Sc. – M. Sc. Forensic Science
P. G. Diploma Fingerprint Science
P. G. Diploma Forensic Document Examination
P. G. Diploma Crime Scene Photography
P. G. Diploma Crime Scene Management
P. G. Diploma DNA Forensics
P. G. Diploma Forensic Journalism
P. G. Diploma Forensic Ballistics

School of Medico-Legal Studies

M. Sc. Toxicology
P. G. Diploma Humanitarian Forensics
P. G. Diploma Disaster Victim Identification

School of Cyber Security & Digital Forensics

M. Tech. Cyber Security
M. Tech. Artificial Intelligence & Data Science
M. Sc. Cyber Security
M. Sc. Digital Forensics & Information Security
B. Tech. – M. Tech. Computer Science & Engineering (Cyber Security)
P. G. Diploma Cyber Physical System
P. G. Diploma Semiconductor Security & Forensic Investigation
P. G. Diploma Cyber Crime Investigation

School of Management Studies

MBA Forensic Accounting and Fraud Investigation
MBA Cyber Security Management
MBA Hospital and Healthcare Management
MBA Business Analytics and Intelligence
BBA – MBA (With Specialization in Forensic Accounting and Fraud
Investigation / Financial Management/ Business Analytics and

School of Behavioural Forensics

M. Phil. Clinical Psychology
M. Sc. Neuropsychology
M. Sc. Clinical Psychology
M. Sc. Forensic Psychology
M. A. Criminology (Specialization in Forensic Psychology)
B. A. – M. A. Criminology
P. G. Diploma Cyber Psychology
P. G. Diploma Investigative Psychology

School of Engineering and Technology

M. Sc. Nanotechnology (Specialization in Forensic Nanotechnology)
M. Sc. Food Technology (Specialization in Forensic Food Analysis)
M. Tech. Civil Engineering (Specialization in Forensic Structural Engineering)

School of Police Science and Security Studies

M. Sc. Homeland Security
M. A. Police & Security Studies
P. G. Diploma Security Studies
Diploma Canine Forensics

School of Law, Forensic Justice and Policy Studies

LL. M. (Cyber Law and Cyber Crime Investigation)
LL. M. (Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Administration)
B. Sc.; LL. B. (Hons.)
LL. B. (Hons.)
B.B.A; LL. B. (Hons.)
P. G. Diploma Cyber Law
P. G. Diploma Drug and Substance Abuse Laws

School of Earth, Space, and Internet Technologies

M. Tech. Robotics and Automation
M. Tech. Applied Data Science and Artificial Intelligence
P. G. Diploma Internet Governance

School of Pharmacy

M. Pharm. Forensic Pharmacy
M. Pharm. Pharmaceutical Quality Assurance (PCI Approved)
M. Sc. Chemistry (Specialization in Forensic Analytical Chemistry)
M. Sc. Environmental Science (Specialization in Environmental Forensics)
M. Sc. Pharmaceutical Chemistry
P. G. Diploma Industrial Safety, Hygiene & Environmental Management

Eligibility Criteria

For eligibility Criteria – Click Here

NFSU Admission 2023 Important Dates

Start of online application through
NFAT-2023 Website
23 March 2023
Last day of online registration and submission of the application from29 May 2023
Last date to upload the last qualifying examination (i.e., 12th or graduation) result on online application01 July 2023
Admit CardTo be announced later
Date of NFAT 2023 Entrance Examination1st & 2nd July 2023
Results will be posted on the website byTo be announced later
1st Merit List17 July 2023
1st Counselling week and 2nd Merit List25 to 28 July 2023
2nd Counselling week31 July to 04 Aug 2023
Date of Commencement of Session08 Aug 2023

NFSU Admission 2023 Application Process

  • Candidates can apply online only through
  • Download Information Bulletin and read the same carefully regarding eligibility and procedure/documentation required for filling the Online Application Form.
  • Candidate can apply for NFAT-2023 through “Online” mode only. The Application Form in any other mode will not be accepted.

Steps to Fill Application Form

  • Step-1: Register using your own Email ID and Mobile Number on our NFAT-2023 online application portal at https:\
  • Step-2: Complete the Online Application Form for the academic program
  • Step-3: Upload legible scanned images of:
    • (i) a recent photograph (in jpg/ jpeg file, size 10Kb – 200Kb) either in colour or black & white with 80% face (without mask) visible including ears against white background;
    • (ii) candidate’s signature (file size: 4kb – 30kb);
    • (iii) PwD Certificate (file size 50 kb-300 kb)
    • (iv) Category Certificate (file size 50 kb-300 kb);
    • (v) Certificate of Proof of Date of Birth(file size 50 kb-300 kb);
    • (vi)Certificate for Appearing/Result Awaiting Candidates (file size 50 kb-300 kb).
  • Step-4: Pay the prescribed fee through Net Banking / Debit Card / Credit Card / UPI / Wallet and keep proof of fees paid for future reference.

After the submission of Online Application Form (i.e successful completion of Step-4), Confirmation Page of the Application Form, should be downloaded and a printout of the same may be retained for future reference. The Confirmation Page of the online Application Form will be generated only after successful payment by the Candidate.

National Forensic Admission Test (NFAT -2023)

The Admissions will be done through National Forensic Admission Test (NFAT -2023). The Entrance exam will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) on behalf of National Forensic Sciences University.

Mode of Examination ComputerBased Test (CBT)
Pattern of ExaminationMultiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
Duration of Examination90 minutes (1.5 hours)
Dates of Examination1st and 2nd July 2023
Timing of Examination09 AM to 12 PM

NFSU Marking Scheme

Correct Answer+1
Incorrect Answer-0.25

Centralized Counselling

Allocation of seat will be purely on the merit cum choice. In special cases, the university has the right to offer admission on the basis of Bachelor’s Marks or by Interview Merit.

Admit Card for the NFAT-2023

  • a) Admit Card will be issued provisionally to the candidates by NTA, subject to satisfying the eligibility conditions.
  • b) Candidate has to download the Admit Card from website and appear for Examination(s) at the given Centre on Date, timing and examination as indicated in their Admit Card.
  • c) No candidate will be allowed to appear at the Examination centre, on Date and timing other than that indicated in their Admit Card.

Important Links

NotificationClick Here
Admission Policy 2023-24Click Here
Application FormClick Here
NFSU WebsiteClick Here
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Previous Admissions

NFSU Gandhinagar Admission 2022

Important Dates

Last date for the online application18 February, 2022
Date of Entrance Examination10th January, 2021
Results will be posted on the website by12th January, 2021
Date of Counseling25 February, 2022
The candidate shortlisted for online interaction will be intimated individually through email, which will be organized on19th January, 2021
Date of Commencement of Session04 March, 2022

NFSU Gandhinagar Admission 2021

Important Dates

Last date for the online application31st December, 2020
Date of Entrance Examination10th January, 2021
Results will be posted on the website by12th January, 2021
Date of Counseling18th January, 2021
The candidate shortlisted for online interaction will be intimated individually through email, which will be organized on19th January, 2021
Date of Commencement of Session1st February, 2021