The Faculty of Law offers LLM and MPhil degrees in various programmes. For full information on qualification programmes and course options, please consult the Faculty Handbook as well as the School for Advanced Legal Studies website.

The Department of Private Law is home to some of these programmes, including the LLM specialising in the Law of Mineral and Petroleum Extraction and Use.

Private Law colleagues teach a number of Master's-level courses which can be included as electives in the general LLM, or as part of other applicable programmes:


Advanced Contract Law


Human Rights and Private Law


Property Law in a Constitutional Order


Human Rights, Gender and Family


Delict, Unjustified Enrichment and Human Rights (not offered in 2024)

Full details are in the Faculty handbook.