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.
UCT's Epic Job Expo - Weds 5 August
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Applications for 2021 - deadline extended to 31 August
It's time to apply to University of Cape Town for study in 2021. Applications for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes close 31 August 2020.
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.


Thursday, 6 August 2020
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
International award for two UCT Law academics

The University of Cape Town’s (UCT) Professor Dee Smythe from the Centre for Law and Society (CLS), and Associate Professor Kelley Moult from the Centre of Criminology made history when they were both chosen for the Stan Wheeler Mentorship Award for their joint efforts in mentoring law and society scholars.

Publication Date:
Tue, 12 May 2020 - 18:00
Customary savings and the law

The South African stokvel sector is massive and controls vast financial resources. It holds an estimated ZAR49.5 billion in member savings and has some 11.6 million participants. 

Publication Date:
Mon, 11 May 2020 - 15:00