Department of Forensic Sciences

Department of Forensic Sciences

The Department of Forensic Sciences is a relatively new organisational unit, which commenced its operation on 1 July 2019. It includes the methodology specification team of the former Department of Criminal Tactics and Methodology and the full Department of Criminal Technology, therefore the present unit deals with two major educational and research areas. The eight professors working at the Department utilizes skills having gained in years of field work and practical experience, which is also manifested in the structure of our practice-oriented training. The main profile is reflected in the results of our continual research into criminal science, the number of educational material and other publications. 

Head of Department of Forensic Sciences

The leader of the Department of Forensic Sciences is Dr. András Vigh, honorary police lieutenant colonel and university docent. The Department Leader has been serving as a professional police officer for more than 33 years. His educational duties has linked him with the predecessor Police College and its legal successor, the National University of Public Service. His main research topics are into the field of forensic sciences. 

Contact Information

Department of Forensic Sciences

Postal address: 1441 Bp. Pf. 60. (P.O. Box)

Office: 1083 Budapest, Üllői út 82., University of Public Service Educational Centre, Room Nr. 130.


Telephone: 00 36 1 432 9194

Head of Department: Dr. András Vigh hon. pol. lieut. col., university docent

Secretariat: Noémi Kellnerné Brandl