The National Forensic Sciences University (NFSU) is the erstwhile Gujarat Forensic Sciences University (GFSU), the world’s first and the only University dedicated to Forensic Science and allied subjects. NFSU has established its campus at Agartala, Tripura in November 2021 and a lush green permanent campus will be coming up soon at Srinagar, Agartala, Tripura spreading over approximately 50 acre of area. At present, the campus offers a two-year Postgraduate programme, a 5-year integrated B.Sc. - M.Sc. in the domain of Forensic Science programme and a 5-year integrated B.Tech. - M.Tech. Computer Science Engineering in Cyber Security. The campus is dedicated to teach and train students in criminal investigation through world class teaching, research, training and innovation.
The curriculum of these courses are designed by distinguished academicians, forensic experts, scientists and industrialists of national and international repute to meet the requirements of both academia and industries. NFSU provides equal opportunities to all the students to explore its ultra-modern laboratories, instrumentation facilities and access to latest technologies used for criminal investigation. Research publications and patents are the testimony that students and faculties of campus are actively engaged in cutting-edge frontline research in different domains of forensic and allied sciences.
The NFSU, Tripura campus also intends to offer short term training programme and need based workshops for police personnel, judiciary, security officials, bankers, chartered accountants and government officials of Tripura and from neighbouring states. In near future NFSU, Tripura campus has a goal to evolve itself into a centre for excellence in the field of analysis for narcotic drugs, wildlife crime, cyber security, nano technologies, anthropology, toxicological research in food and beverage analysis.