African Scholarships 2018 At University Of Pretoria, South Africa

The University Of Pretoria, South Africa is giving out Scholarship opportunities to Interested applicants who are looking to acquire a Masters degree program in the University.
African Scholarships 2018 At University Of Pretoria, South Africa

About the programme

The LLM/MPhil in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa is a prestigious one-year intensive course where 25-30 exceptional individuals spend 6 months in Pretoria and 6 months at one of the 13 partner universities all over Africa. They are taught by eminent lecturers in the field of human rights and undergo many practical training exercises. It is the only course of its kind in Africa. Graduates become members of the HRDA Alumni Association whose 482 members are currently active in the full spectrum of human rights work: from grassroots, through civil service, to international organisations including the African Union and the United Nations.



Who can apply?

The LLM/MPhil in Human Rights and Democratisation in Africa is a unique programme to which 25 to 30 applicants from African countries with the following degrees and preferably experience in the field of human rights are admitted:

Law students
A degree allowing access to the legal profession (eg LLB or licence en droit)

Other students
At least an Honours degree in a discipline relevant to human rights and democratisation
During an intensive one-year course, they are taught by eminent lecturers in the field of human rights and gain invaluable practical exposure. It is the only course of its kind in Africa.

Application Deadline: 31st July 2018

Eligible Countries: Algeria, Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Ivory Coast, Djibouti, Egypt, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Mauritius, Morocco, Mozambique, Namibia, Niger, Nigeria, Republic of the Congo, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Somalia, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Tanzania, Togo, Tunisia, Uganda, Western Sahara, Zambia and  Zimbabwe.

Type: Masters 

Value Of Scholarships: US$ 15 000.

Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship, you must meet the following requirements:

Applicants must have excellent academic credentials and demonstrate human rights experience or interest.
Applicants must be citizens of the above mentioned countries
Applicants must be Proficient In English langauge
Applicants must have completed their Undergraduate degree program
Application Process: Click Here To Begin Application




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