The University of Cape Town's COVID-19 Return to UCT policy framework guides faculties and departments on the institution's phased return to campus.
The Kate O'Regan Intervarsity Moot Competition 2020
This year's annual intervarsity moot competition takes place on Saturday 17 October. Please join the UCT Moot Society for this great event.
Why study Law at UCT?
Law is not just for lawyers. There are so many good reasons to study Law at UCT! An LLB degree provides an excellent entry to a range of career options (plus our graduates have a first-class range of soft skills and hard knowledge useful for the...
Postgraduate Studies in Law
UCT Law is the home of postgraduate legal studies in South Africa. Offering at least eight specialist one-year PG Diplomas, and a range of LLM programmes with a wide choice of courses, UCT Law also offers Masters programmes by research only.
Virtual Open Day - UCT Law
Looking for resources to find out more about studying Law at UCT? Got unanswered questions?


Wednesday, 21 October 2020
The Reimagine Challenge Scholarship Competition 2020

Calling all UCT students, undergraduate and postgraduate - do you have great ideas about how to drive social change? Stand a chance of being one of 20 winners of a $25 000 REIMAGINE scholarship by writing a 1 200-word essay by 25 September 2020.  

Publication Date:
Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 15:00
A Life in Human Rights: Professor Rashida Manjoo

A life’s work at the frontlines of human rights, including violence against women, may have sent anyone but Professor Rashida Manjoo running for the refuge of a quiet retirement come December. But there’s more to be done, said the University of Cape Town (UCT) veteran law academic and human rights defender.

Publication Date:
Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 14:45
Air & Aviation Law - a new focus at UCT Law

The University of Cape Town is now inviting applications for admission to the Faculty of Law’s PhD and Master's Programmes with a focus on Air and Aviation Law. These degrees are by research and dissertation only (no course work).


Publication Date:
Thu, 23 Jul 2020 - 10:45
Laws are like sausages

Laws are like sausages, it is better not to see them being made. We knew at the outset of the Laws.Africa journey that we would have an opportunity to reference Chancellor Otto von Bismarck’s views on legislation. 

Publication Date:
Fri, 12 Jun 2020 - 16:30