Undergraduate LLB Programme

Please note that the LLB undergraduate programme at the University of Pretoria is only presented on a full-time, (virtual) attendance basis.  It is not offered as a correspondence or an after-hours programme.
Further note that the BA Law programme is administered by the Faculty of Humanities and the BCom Law programme by the Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences.  Queries for these two degrees should be directed to the respective faculties, and NOT to the Faculty of Law.
Please ensure that you liaise with the correct faculty, so as to avoid unnecessary confusion and delays!
Kindly follow the links below on UP Law and related information:

2023 Faculty of Law undergraduate brochure


Admission Requirements - Page 3 in particular

Applications online 

Assessment policy

Bursaries available in South Africa

Certificate of Good Conduct - current LAW students and graduates

Career opportunities in the legal profession - Page 14 onwards

Composition of the LLB degree - Page 5 onwards

Faculty of Law rules and regulations

Fees and funding

Frequently asked questions

General rules and regulations

How to Choose Between BA (Law), BCom (Law) and LLB - Page 16 in particular

International LLB students - Page 3 in particular. 

Legal Practice Council -  The Legal Practice Council is a national, statutory body established in terms of section 4 of the Legal Practice Act, No 28 of 2014. The Legal Practice Council and its Provincial Councils regulate the affairs of and exercise jurisdiction over all legal practitioners (attorneys and advocates) and candidate legal practitioners.  

Online registration


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For enquiries about student related matters:

1) applications and selection criteria;

2) registration;

3) administrative enquiries for registered students;

4) eligibility for graduation in the Faculty of Law,

please visit the portal to log a query: https://law.up.ac.za/ or send an email to [email protected]

In the subject line on the portal please put a short description of the query, your name, surname and student number (e.g. Student fees, Graduation, 12345678).


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