General Info

Dept. of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology



  1. Serve the Living and the Dead.
  2. Altruistic medico-legal services for administration of the justice through pivoting Truth, Medicine and the Law.


  1. The JIPMER being a centre of excellence in the medical sciences in India, an Institute of National Importance under the JIPMER Act, 2008 – our prime goal is to create and achieve a country imbued with a scientific culture.
  2. To foster the medical education and research – Department of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology executes academic activities in pursuance of the Institute objectives.
  3. To demonstrate a highest standards of teaching and training to the Undergraduate, Postgraduate and paramedical students.
  4. To deliver altruistic medico-legal services.
  5. Interdisciplinary collaboration for mutual sharing of knowledge and services.
  6. Providing highest standard of referral services.