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Faculty of Law

Welcome to the Faculty of Law -
'A Global Law Faculty in Africa'

Seen from one perspective, the Faculty of Law consists of staff, students and the building. It is, however, also much more than that: It represents an idea, namely the idea of a society governed by the rule of law and not by individuals. Our Faculty pursues this idea by focusing on the law and on excellence in all divisions of jurisprudence. It is also pursued by focusing on jurists and by preparing our students to become leaders of their communities where they can promote the law and its principles effectively.  Read more...

 

 

News

Centre for Human Rights to offer a postgraduate degree on sexual and reproductive rights in Africa - 24/04/2014
From Faculty of Law

The Centre for Human Rights is proud to announce that a LLM/MPhil (Sexual and Reproductive Rights in Africa) will be offered in 2015.

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Second Stellenbosch Annual Seminar on Constitutionalism in Africa (SASCA) - 24/04/2014
From Institute for International and Comparative Law in Africa

The Organisers of the Stellenbosch Annual Seminar on Constitutionalism in Africa (SASCA) are pleased to announce that the Second Stellenbosch Annual Seminar on Constitutionalism in Africa (SASCA) 2014 will be held in Stellenbosch (South Africa) from Wednesday 17 September to Friday 19 September 2014.

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'Proudly "TuksLaw"' - 22/04/2014
From Faculty of Law

On 9 April 2014 the Faculty of Law proudly conferred its LLB, LLM and LLD degrees.

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Japan and University of Pretoria discuss future cooperation - 15/04/2014
From Institute for International and Comparative Law in Africa

An official delegation from the Japanese Embassy visited the University of Pretoria today to discuss future cooperation.

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Faculty of Law hails achievers - 14/04/2014
From Faculty of Law

On Wednesday, 26 March 2014, the Faculty of Law honored its 2013 academic achievers at the Annual Recognition of Achievement Function held at the Rautenbach Hall on the Hatfield campus.

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