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CLAW students fly Unisa flag high at prestigious competition

Two Unisa College of Law students are runners-up in this year’s Law Reform Commission Legal Essay Writing Competition. The positions are highly contested because of the high quality of the essays submitted for the competition. The two students have represented CLAW well and are flying the Unisa flag for all to see.Read more

BLAsc assists students with much-needed essentials

The Unisa Tshwane Black Lawyers Association Students Chapter (BLAsc) recently distributed essentials to 90 students, enabling them to continue performing well academically during a very difficult time.Read more

Double first as young Unisan makes his mark at UP

Professor Charles Maimela, a Unisa alumnus and former staff member at the institution, last week made history after he was appointed as both the youngest and first black deputy dean of the Faculty of Law at the University of Pretoria.Read more

Behind the scenes at one of SA’s largest online exams

On 12 June 2020 Unisa reached yet another milestone in meeting the challenge of Covid-19 when close on 27 000 students in the College of Law successfully sat for an online examination. Read more

Bittersweet graduation

Unisa grants mother a posthumous degree for her deceased daughterRead more

Unisa law student named top essayist

Gilbert Phindile Kato was recently announced as the winner of the LLM category at the Annual Legal Essay Writing Competition Awards ceremony.Read more

LLB graduate at the International Criminal Court

Jeeoshni Moodley Mazzuoccolo is flying both the Unisa and South African flags high at The Hague in the Netherlands as the only South African serving an internship at the International Criminal Court. Read more

Committed to making the FI concession a success

Chairperson of Unisa’s Tshwane Regional SRC, Tokologo Monene, is setting a good example for fellow Unisa students. She recently passed the FI concession with a distinction, her qualification was audited successfully and is now a LLB graduate. Read more

Future legal eagles represent Unisa at African competition

Zodwa Msane, a final year LLB student, and Sindiso Sibanda, a recent LLB graduate now registered for an LLM in Income Tax Law, recently represented Unisa at the African Human Rights Moot Court Competition. Read more