University of the Witwatersrand

Witswatersand, South Africa

Availabilty: 2 spaces
Language Requirement: Courses offered in English


The University has 18 residences which accommodate 20% of the student population.  

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WITS School of Law

WITS is an internationally ranked law school based in Johannesburg, South Africa. The academic staff, administration and students are made up of individuals who are focused on using legal skills to solve the world’s most difficult problems.

There are over 50 staff and more than 500 students. The achievements of staff, students and alumni are often spotlighted in the media as well as evidenced in the success of the various organisations that house School of Law Witsies. Alumni include Nelson Mandela, Adv George Bizos, Adv Thuli Madonsela and Patrice Motsepe. Their success is a testament to WITS' commitment to equipping students with critical skills and contributing to South Africa’s social and economic development. WITS is proud to have partnered with Harvard University, the World Trade Organisation, Law Without Walls and the Hague Institute for Innovating Law.

Cost of Living/month:

Average living costs in rand can be found at the following link.