Forensic Sciences careers mostly a one area of expertise. Those who successfully pursue the graduation can be eligible to work in government and private sectors, hospitals, labs and corporates hire graduates as Forensic Experts with higher pay scale.
Apart from the above mentioned areas, there are other areas including disaster- management, cyber-crime investigation, anti-terrorist operations, environment, consumer related issues and IP rights (Intellectual Property). This career path will also open doors to such professionals to find opportunities in civil services, police, pharmaceutical industry, banks clinical research/bio laboratories and in cyber forensics. Forensic Science Laboratories (FSL) across India hires forensic scientists.
FACT is a screening test introduced by The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) in 2018. This test is designed to certify all Forensic Science students including M. Sc & PhD degree holders. Indian Forensic Labs including Central Forensic Science Laboratories (CFSLs) and State Forensic Science Laboratories (FSLs) are facing problems related to shortage of Forensic Lab Experts. These labs facing issues of pending work/cases. To solve this problem MHA decided to hire Forensic Experts on the contractual basis & this contract will be on FACT & FACT Plus Test