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Research Areas and Output

The Law Faculty offers thesis-based research at LLM and LLD level. 
Choose from an array of subjects offered at both LLM and PhD level to craft your own research topic.  This allows you to concentrate on what interests you and gives you the opportunity to conduct interdisciplinary research.  Without the constrains of structured learning, you have the freedom to design own timetable and plan your time effectively.  You can also opt to pursue postgraduate studies part time or full time.
Thesis-based research gives you the chance to interact face-to-face and build a strong working relationship with an expert the field.  Acquire specialized knowledge and skills and become an independent and critical thinker by finding creative legal solutions to the problems around you!
Research Areas

High-quality supervision is offered in these niche areas for thesis-based research.
Consumer Credit Law (LLM)
Competition Law (LLM)
Banking Law (LLM)
Intellectual Property (LLM)
Law of Succession (LLM)
Law of Insolvency (LLM)
Labour Law (LLM)
Civil Procedure (LLM)
Environmental Law (LLM)
Criminal Law (LLM)
Eviction and Housing Rights (LLM and PhD)
Socio-Economic Rights; Law and Poverty (LLM and PhD)
International Human Rights Law (LLM and PhD)
International Criminal Justice (LLM and PhD)
African Customary Law (LLM and PhD)
Property Law (LLM and PhD)
Law of Contract (LLM and PhD)
Law of Unjustified Enrichment (LLM and PhD)
Law of Sale and Lease (LLM and PhD)
Public Administration and Good Governance (LLM and PhD)
Constitutional Law (LLM and PhD)
Human Rights Law (LLM and PhD)
Constitutional Property Law (LLM and PhD)
Service Delivery Protests (LLM and PhD)
Medical Negligence and Bio-Ethics (LLM)
Human Rights in Health Care (LLM)
Law of Delict (LLM)
World Trade Law (LLM)
International Trade Law (LLM)


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