The University of Pretoria (UP) is offering a full-tuition scholarship for African students to pursue a Master of Laws (LLM) degree in International Trade and Investment Law in Africa (TILA) in 2024. This scholarship is a valuable opportunity for African students to gain expertise in this critical area of law and contribute to the development of their home countries.
The TILA Masters in Law Scholarship is open to African students who:
- Have a recognized Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree or equivalent
- Have a strong academic record
- Demonstrate a keen interest in international trade and investment law
- Are committed to contributing to the development of their home countries
The TILA Masters in Law Scholarship will cover the full tuition fees for the LLM program. In addition, scholarship recipients will receive a monthly stipend to cover living expenses.
Interested applicants should submit the following documents to the University of Pretoria by the application deadline:
- Completed application form
- Academic transcripts
- Research proposal
- Letter of motivation
- Two letters of reference
- Copy of identity document or passport
The application deadline for the TILA Masters in Law Scholarship is April 1, 2024.
Applications will be reviewed by a selection committee, and scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic merit, research potential, and commitment to development.
Start of Program
The TILA Masters in Law program will commence in January 2024.
For more information about the TILA Masters in Law Scholarship, please visit the University of Pretoria website.
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