LLM in Criminal Justice


  • Master of laws (LL.M.)
  • Starting date: September
  • Tuition Fee: 15,000 - 20,000 USD
  • Language: English
  • Program type: Part-time; Full-time
  • Duration: 1 year; 2 years; 3 years; 4 years
  • Specialization: Criminal Law

Admission Requirements

Unless Senate decides otherwise, candidates shall be admitted to the studies for the Master of Laws/Magister Legum Criminal Justice course work and research degree only if they

  • have obtained an average mark of at least 60% for the degree of Bachelor of Laws/Baccalaureus Legum or the equivalent thereof, or
  • have, in the opinion of Senate, attained through practical experience or otherwise a level of competence which is adequate for the purpose of postgraduate studies in Criminal Justice.


Compulsory modules:
  • Advanced Criminal Law
  • International Criminal Law 
  • Advanced Criminal Procedure and Evidence 
  • Sentencing 
  • LLM Research Seminar