UCT Campus 2021
Do Law students (undergraduate and postgraduate) need to be on campus and physically at the Kramer Law School for the first semester of 2021?
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.
Registration for 2021
Registration for the 2021 academic year will all be completed online. Students will receive information with details of when they need to register. All registration queries must go to lawreg-ug@uct.ac.za for undergrads and to lawreg-pg@uct.ac.za for...
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.


Tuesday, 13 April 2021
In Memoriam - Jacorina Rossouw

Jacorina Rossouw, the Faculty's 76-year old LLB student, has sadly passed away. She is remembered fondly by her lecturers and Faculty Office staff, and was known for her "old school" manners. 

Publication Date:
Fri, 11 Dec 2020 - 09:45
Decoding the Enemy

Following five days of mourning for those we have lost to Covid-19 and to gender-based violence, and in these 16 days of activism against violence against women and children, we are well reminded of the many forms in which gender-based violence manifests. We look back at a 2019 article on workplace harassment, written by UCT Law's Professor Rochelle le Roux.

Publication Date:
Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 12:30
Farewell to Professor Rashida Manjoo

The Faculty's Department of Public Law held a special discussion on Thursday 5 November 2020, to acknowledge the distinguished career of Professor Rashida Manjoo - and to bid her farewell as she leaves the Faculty end-2020.

Publication Date:
Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 16:00
African Yearbook of Rhetoric - Edition 10

Edition 10 of The African Yearbook of Rhetoric is out. The AYOR, a multi-lingual peer-reviewed scholarly journal devoted to the development of rhetoric studies on & in Africa, has strong links to UCT Law Faculty's Centre for Rhetoric Studies.

Publication Date:
Fri, 06 Nov 2020 - 11:15