• The Department endeavors to achieve the goal of becoming a benchmark as a quality Medico-legal Centre.
  • To produce future Teacher, Trainer, Researcher and leader in the field of forensic medicine
  • To produce a physician who is well informed about medico legal responsibilities in practice of medicine & to train competent expert in Forensic medicine.


At the end of course, the student shall be able to

  1. Identify & define the medico legal problems of hospital & general practice & work to resolve such problems.
  2. Undertake & discharge the medico legal responsibilities of general physician in criminal matters while rendering community services & in all clinical medico legal cases.
  3. Diagnose, manage & identify the legal aspects of common poisoning
  4. Perform, Make observations , describe the Medico legal aspects & findings of post mortem examination & draw logical inferences & to Collect, preserve & dispatch various trace evidences
  5. Interpret histopathological, radiological, chemical analysis, DNA analysis & other reports for medico legal purposes.
  6. Depose evidence as an expert witness in courts of law.
  7. Identify & articulate the principles of medical ethics in relation to Patient, his profession & to respect for the code of medical ethics.

  About Department

Department Establishment: Year of Establishment : 1990

Programs offered

  • M.B.B.S
  • PhD Forensic Medicine