Criminology related Degree Programs at JIBS

M.A. / M.Sc. Applied Psychology

(Forensic and Investigative Psychology)

The main aim of this advanced course in Forensic & Investigative Psychology is to provide a comprehensive understanding of the aetiology of criminal and investigative behaviour from a psychological perspective. By combining psychological theory, clinical practice, research-led teaching and hands-on laboratory experience, the programme introduces the students to various aspects of the intersection of psychology and law. The curriculum is designed to meet the current issues in crime and justice and prepare students to address them from an interdisciplinary depth. Experts in criminal psychology, forensic sciences and criminology will offer lectures, discussions and debates around some pertinent modules.

M.A./ M.Sc. Crime Sciences

The M.A./M.Sc. in Crime Sciences program offers an interdisciplinary approach to understanding and combating crime. Students delve into the realms of criminology, forensic science, criminal psychology, and law enforcement strategies with a specialised focus on Police & Security Studies and Financial Crime Studies. This degree equips graduates with the skills to analyze complex criminal behavior patterns, gather and interpret evidence, and contribute to the development of effective crime prevention and investigation techniques. The program combines theoretical knowledge with practical training, preparing students for careers in law enforcement, criminal justice, research, and policymaking.