How to apply: Class of 2018 - LLM/MPhil (Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa)
Applications: Class of 2018 - LLM/MPhil (Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa)
The LLM/MPhil in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa is a unique programme to which 25 to 30 individuals from African countries with the following degrees and preferably experience in the field of human rights are admitted:
- Law students
A degree allowing access to the legal profession (eg LLB or licence en droit)
- Other students (non-law students)
At least an Honours degree in a discipline relevant to human rights and democratisation
For more information on the course and the programme structure, please visit the Prospective Students/Admissions page
There are two ways to apply for this programme.
- Online Application Form - (Applications for 2018 are not yet open)
- Applications via Post - (Applications for 2018 are not yet open)
Individuals from all African countries are invited to apply for admission to study for the Master’s Degree (LLM/MPhil) in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa at the Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria, South Africa.
Applicants must be in possession of a first degree in Law (LLB, licence en droit or licenciatura em direito) or an Honours degree relevant to human rights and democratisation.
All documents uploaded must be typewritten.
Please ensure that your documents for each of the 9 document upload fields in Section B are saved as one file (in other words: you will upload a maximum of 9 files in total, irrespective of the number of pages)
PDF files are preferred BUT should NOT exceed 8MB per grouped document (file) for each of the 9 categories.
Deadline for receipt of applications for the 2018 class is 31 July 2017. Applications for 2018 are not yet open.
All applicants will be notified whether they were successful or not by 31 October 2017
If you are experiencing problems with the Online Application Form, please submit your application via post.