Postgraduate Legal Studies at UCT - information session
Watch this useful video on the different degrees, programmes, specialisations and courses offered by UCT Law. Also find out about funding your postgraduate studies, how to find a supervisor, and more.
The home of postgraduate Law programmes
UCT Law offers a wide variety of postgraduate qualifications, with a great range of specialisations to choose from.
Permanent Court of Arbitration-UCT Fellowships 2022
The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) and Law Faculty of the University of Cape Town (UCT) are pleased to announce a call for applications for a Fellowship at the PCA for a period of one year. The deadline is 10 January 2022.
Why UCT Law?
While UCT offers strong academic programmes with expertise across a wide range of specialisations, the Faculty is focused on the whole student - and is home to a range of facilities and activities not found elsewhere.
Postgraduate facilities
The Faculty offers a postgraduate study lounge in the Law Library for research students, a Moot Court for development of professional skills, a postgraduate Law Students Council, and much more.


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Welcome to the School for Advanced Legal Studies

The School for Advanced Legal Studies is the home of postgraduate Law programmes at the University of Cape Town.

Registering with us for your postgraduate Law studies means joining a strong community of legal expertise in a range of areas including - amongst many others - Commercial Law, Taxation, Human Rights, Environmental Law, Refugee Law, and Shipping Law. 

With three Departments in the Faculty, postgraduate students can choose to focus their work in Private Law, Public Law and Commercial Law.