How many points is law at UWC?

37 points.

Four Year LLB(a) The National Senior Certificate for Bachelors Degree study plus a score of no less than 37 points calculated according to the university’s approved points system, as well as the following specific programme requirements: Level 4 (50-59%) in English (Home or First Additional Language)

The requirements listed below are minimum requirements. They qualify you to apply for a place as a student in the Faculty of Law, but they do not guarantee that you will be offered a place.

The Faculty can only accommodate a limited number of students and only the applicants with the best results will therefore be offered a place.

Admission Requirements

Four Year LLB

Minimum requirements for applicants who matriculated from 2008:
(a) The National Senior Certificate for Bachelors Degree study plus a score of no less than 37 points calculated according to the university’s approved points system, as well as the following specific programme requirements:

  • Level 4 (50-59%) in English (Home or First Additional Language)
  • Level 3 (40-49%) in another language (Home or First Additional Language)
  • Level 3 (40-49%) in Mathematics or level 5 (60-69%) in Mathematical Literacy

OR
(b) A qualification or level of competence which the Senate of the University has deemed to be equivalent to the requirements stipulated (a) above.

Five Year LLB

Minimum requirements for applicants who matriculated from 2008:
(a) The National Senior Certificate for Bachelors Degree study plus a score of no less than 32 points calculated according to the university’s approved points system, as well as the following specific programme requirements:

  • Level 4 (50-59%) in English (home or first additional language)
  • Level 3 (40-49%) in another language (Home or First Additional Language)
  • Level 3 (40-49%) in Mathematics or level 5 (60-69%) in Mathematical Literacy

OR
(b) A qualification or level of competence which the Senate of the University has deemed to be equivalent to the requirements stipulated (a) above.

Two Year LLB

A BA (law) or B Com (law) degree

Three Year LLB

A Bachelor’s degree without legal subjects

BA (Law)

Minimum requirements for applicants who matriculated from 2008:
(a) The National Senior Certificate for Bachelor’s Degree study plus a score of no less than 37 points calculated according to the University’s approved points system, as well as the following specific subject requirements:

  • Level 4 (50-59%) in English (Home or First Additional Language);
  • Level 3 (40-49%) in Additional Language (Home or First Additional Language); and
  • Level 3 (40- 49%) in Mathematics or level 5 (60-69%) in Mathematical Literacy

OR
(b) A qualification or level of competence which the Senate of the University has deemed to be equivalent to the requirements stipulated in (a) above.

BCom (Law)

Minimum requirements for applicants who matriculated from 2008:
(a) The National Senior Certificate for Bachelor’s Degree study with 4 subjects at a rating of 4, with a score of no fewer than 30 points calculated according to the University’s approved points system, as well as the following specific subject requirements:

  • Level 4 (50-59%) in English (Home or First Additional Language), and
  • Level 3 (40-49%) in Another Language (Home or First Additional Language), and
  • Level 4 (50-59%) in Mathematics

OR
(b) A qualification or level of competence which the Senate of the University has deemed to be equivalent to the requirements stipulated in (a) above.