July 31th, 2020
LLM (Trade & Investment Law in Africa)
The Master’s of Law (LLM) degree in International Trade and Investment Law in Africa (TILA) is the first of its kind to be offered in Africa. It establishes a higher education and training programme based in and focused on, Africa with full exposure to the international world of trade and investment.
The degree was developed under the auspices of the Centre for Human Rights and is presented by the University of Pretoria and the University of the Western Cape in partnership with Makerere University in Uganda, American University Washington College of Law in the USA and the University of Amsterdam and Erasmus University in the Netherlands.
Opportunity Focus Areas:
- International Trade
EGYPT, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, SOMALIA, MAURITANIA& OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.
one year intensive program
- Individuals from all African countries are invited to apply for admission to study for the Master’s Degree (LLM) in International Trade and Investment Law in Africa at the University of the Western Cape.
- The minimum requirement is an LLB degree (or its equivalent) with an overall mean of 60 – 65 (second class pass) and on exceptional occasion, it is the mean of 55 plus ten years relevant work experience in the relevant field(s). Applicants must motivate why they believe their experience will help them in their LLM performance.
- Include proof of financial status and motivation for financial assistance in the application.
- A limited number of up to 30 students are selected per year. Depending on the availability of funding, full-scholarships covering at least tuition, accommodation and official programme activities are covered for up to 25 citizens of Africa.
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You will be notified by the end of September 2020 whether your application was successful or not.
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This Scholarship Published by:
“Sarah Rouissi/ Tunisia“
Reviewed by” Mohamed Sayed/ Egypt ”
MARJ3 Scholarships Team