School of Law

Howard College Campus

Postgraduate Programmes

The following postgraduate programmes are offered on the Howard College Campus:

Master of Laws (LLM)

This postgraduate degree is offered by course work or by research. An ever expanding range of course work programmes is offered, including specialisation in the following areas: 
Business Law 
Constitutional Law 
Environmental Law 
Labour Studies 
Medical Law 
Taxation 
Public Health Law 
Child Care and Protection 
Advanced Criminal Justice

These courses are offered by specialists in the various fields.

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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) and Doctor of Laws (LLD)

These are research-based degrees on approved topics.

Duration:
1-4 Years (Full Time) or 1-6 Years (Part Time)

Entry Requirements:
An LLM degree plus approval of the Law Faculty Board ratified by Senate.

Postgraduate Diplomas:
Postgraduate diplomas in Environmental Law, Forensic Investigation & Criminal Justice; Legal Practice; Maritime Law; and Taxation are offered on a part time basis over 1-2 years. Selection of admission to these diplomas depends on academic and professional qualifications and experience.

Contact us on:
Postgraduate telephone:
Tel: +27 (0)31 260 3046
Fax: +27 (0)31 260 3371
e-mail: dbnlaw@ukzn.ac.za