Applications are invited from interested and suitably African students for the University of Pretoria Masters Scholarships in Sexual & Reproductive Rights in Africa 2020/2021.
The Centre for Human Rights, University of Pretoria now offers a LLM/MPhil (Sexual & Reproductive Rights in Africa) degree.
University of Pretoria Masters Scholarships
The Masters in Sexual & Reproductive Rights in Africa is a two-year programme and is offered as a blended learning course comprising of online interaction and residential block-weeks in Pretoria. Two contact sessions will be scheduled every year (four contact sessions over the period of two years).
University of Pretoria Masters Scholarships Eligibility
- The LLM degree is open to individuals with a LLB degree or equivalent.
- The MPhil degree is open to non-lawyers with at least an honours degree in an academic discipline relevant to sexual and reproductive rights in AfricaOR any other qualification in an academic discipline relevant to sexual and reproductive rights in Africa that allows admission to a master’s programme at the institution where the undergraduate qualification was obtained. If that qualificatio has duration of less than 4 years, substantial proven practical or professional experience in sexual and reproductive rights in Africa, subject to the discretion of the Dean, is further required.
Applicants must have excellent academic credentials and demonstrate human rights experience or interest. A maximum of fifteen students will be accepted for the 2018 academic year.
Value of Program
scholarships of up to US$15000, funded by the European Union are available.
How to Apply for University of Pretoria Masters Scholarships
- Click here to read about the application process
- Click here to apply online (please note – you must create an account on the Submittable platform before you can apply)
For more information, visit the University of Pretoria Masters Scholarships.
Application deadline: 30 June 2020