The Law (Research) programme from University of Pretoria has as its mission the creation and sustenance of a research and education environment that is grounded in values of social justice and excellence.
As the law is increasingly becoming multifaceted and in certain areas more global, the Faculty maintains professional relations with many international bodies, such as the United Nations (UN), the European Union (EU), the World Bank and foreign universities.
- Dissertation: Law
- Research methodology
- Research proposal and oral defence of the research proposal
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesInternational Law Civil & Private Law Legal Studies View 32 other Masters in Legal Studies in South Africa
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
LLB degree or BProc degree or relevant honours degree or relevant degree on SAQA level 8 and relevant work experience in legal aspects in South Africa or AfricaA cumulative weighted average of at least 65% or a cumulative weighted average of below 65%:
- relevant work experience
- other academic qualifications
- recent research-based essays or assignments
- a letter of motivation
International2364 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 2364 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
National1182 EUR/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1182 EUR for the full programme during 12 months.
- SA and SADC countries citizens: R19 775 per annum
- International: R39,550 per annum
Living costs for Pretoria
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.