Masters of Law (Research)

Requirements An appropriate four-year degree  Admission to the status of that degree in terms of Rule GR7 (a); OR Attained a level of competence as defined by rule GR7 (b); Duration  A minimum of two consecutive semesters before the degree may be conferred. Research A candidate must be committed to rigorous research in an applied context; high-intensity learning

LLM In Law of Taxation

The School of Law offers an LLM programme in the Law of Taxation. Programme outcomes The programme aims to develop a specialised knowledge of aspects of the Law of Taxation, and to provide students with the opportunity to make extensive use of comparative materials. Programme structure Students are required to complete four modules from the prescribed

Doctor of philosophy

Doctor of Philosophy is research-intensive degree that prepares independent and original research under academic supervision Duration A minimum of four consecutive semesters (full time) or eight consecutive semester (part time) before the degree may be conferred. Research areas Business Law Criminal Justice Maritime Law Medical Law Tax Law Medical Law Constitutional Law Environmental Law Intellectual Property Law

LLM In Environmental Law

The School of Law offers a coursework LLM programme in Environmental Law on both the Howard College and Pietermaritzburg Campuses. Programme outcomes The programme aims to develop an expert knowledge of South African Environmental Law, and to provide students with the opportunity to make extensive use of comparative materials. Programme structure The programme consists of four taught