School of Law

Dr Franaaz Khan

Telephone: +27 31 260 2555
Campus: Howard College
Building & Room: HC Building – Suite H, 1st Floor


Dr Franaaz Khan is a Lecturer in the fields of Commercial, Contract, Criminal Procedure and Criminal Law at the School of Law. She holds qualifications in Bachelors of Law (LLB) degree, a Master of Laws (LLM) degree and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) degree in Law from the University of KwaZulu-Natal. Khan is an admitted Attorney of the High Court, South Africa. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Constitutional and Educational law. Her research interests are in Criminal Justice, Business Law, Constitutional law and Education.

Academic Qualifications:

  • BA LLB Post-Graduate Diploma in Higher Education (Rhodes)
  • LLB
  • LLM
  • PhD(UKZN)

Professional Qualifications:

  • Admitted attorney of High Court of South Africa

Research Interests:

  • Criminal Justice/li>
  • Business Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • Education


  • The PhD Proposal Development Programme 2013
  • Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights Law and Leadership Summer program Washington 2014