About the programme
The Centre for Human Rights offers a two year LLM/MPhil Multidisciplinary Human Rights degree. The first year of the course consists of interactive lectures, while the second year of the course is devoted to writing the mini-dissertation. Students with a first degree in law are admitted into the LLM stream, while non-lawyers are admitted into the MPhil stream.
Who can apply?
- The LLM is open to individuals with an LLB degree or equivalent.
- The MPhil is open to non-lawyers with at least an honours degree. In exceptional cases, a Bachelor’s degree is considered when coupled with years of experience in human rights work.
Course duration: 2 years
South African Students: 31 October
International Students: 31 August
Applications for admission can be made on www.up.ac.za/apply
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