Thursday, 19 April 2018
The Law Faculty Celebrates its Graduating Students

The Faculty of Law is delighted to be celebrating the graduation of its PG Dip, LLB, LLM and PhD students - along with an honorary doctorate - on Saturday 7th April 2018.  This is always a time of excitement as the Faculty sees off its graduates into the next phase of their life in Law. 

Publication Date:
Friday, April 6, 2018 - 12:45
UCT to honour Justice Mokgoro
UCT to honour Justice Mokgoro

The first black woman to be appointed to the Constitutional Court in post-democratic South Africa, Justice Yvonne Mokgoro, will be awarded an honorary degree by the University of Cape Town (UCT) on Saturday 7th April 2018.

Publication Date:
Tuesday, April 3, 2018 - 13:45
Re-opening the Cape Town Refugee Reception Office #OpenTheRRO

The UCT Refugee Rights Unit is one of the organisations holding the Department of Home Affairs accountable for the court judgement setting end-March 2018 as the deadline for re-opening the Cape Town Refugee Reception Office.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 11:00
South Africa's Chief Justice addresses Law Deans from across the Continent

The Faculty was very pleased to be able to close its International Association of Law Schools conference on 6th March with South Africa's Chief Justice delivering the keynote speech at the Conference Dinner.  The Chief Justice spoke directly to issues in legal education on the continent, and the need for law programmes to include African Customary Law in course content.

Publication Date:
Monday, March 26, 2018 - 12:30