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Forensic scientists play an important role in our judicial system – bringing perpetrators to justice and righting wrongs. You’ll use a wide range of scientific skills and methods to provide evidence in a court of law and solve crimes. Discover how you can gain the skills to become a forensic scientist.

Science students have many options when it comes to selecting a degree programme, this can be confusing when you have interests that cross the borders between biology, chemistry and physics. Biochemistry offers a combined approach leading to exciting careers in research, product development and many other areas.