Deferred and Supplementary Exams
Are you writing deferred or supplementary exams in Jan/Feb 2021 and you need information about this?
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.


Saturday, 23 January 2021
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