General Information

Duration: 4 years

Method of Delivery: Full Time

Qualification code: 6DE H01

Curriculum code Mafikeng Campus: R401M

Curriculum code Potchefstroom Campus: R401P

Compulsory courses during study period:

  • 36 law modules;
  • 5 language and language skills modules;
  • 2 practical law modules and
  • Research report

Limited electives in year IV.

Admission requirements

  • APS of 30;
  • Mathematics is a strong recommendation level 3 (40-49%) and
  • Language of instruction on Home Language level passed on performance level 4 (50-59%) OR language of instruction on First Additional Language level passed on performance level 5 (60-69%).

Subject groups

The following subject groups exist in order to assist in the academic administration of the programme:

  • Private Law
  • Public Law
  • Mercantile Law
  • Criminal and Procedural Law

Sites of delivery

  • Mafikeng Campus
  • Potchefstroom Campus

Career opportunities 

  • Attorney
  • Advocate
  • State Prosecutor
  • Magistrate
  • Commercial Sector
  • Legal Advisor


The curriculum for LLB can be viewed here.

Please refer to the yearbook for more information.