36 months
5944 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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This Bachelor of Commerce in Law at University of Johannesburg ensures a broad perspective on both legal and commercial issues and lays an excellent foundation for a more advanced study of the law.


The purpose of a Bachelor of Commerce in Law at University of Johannesburg is to allow the student to acquire knowledge of the South African legal system, private law, business enterprises law, labour law and customary law.  In addition to this, the student will be able to take courses in aspects of Economic and Management Sciences.

Core subjects within the Faculty of Economic and Financial Sciences and the Faculty of Management are covered together with specific legal subjects. 

Career Oportunities (without an LLB degree):

  • State legal advisor
  • Corporate legal advisor
  • Court personnel
  • Office personnel in a law firm

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Legal Skills
  • Law of Persons and the Family
  • Business Management
  • Economics
  • Accounting
  • Indigenous Law

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


360 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit a completed application form with supporting documents
  • Final School results
  • Valid Passport or Identity Document or Birth Certificate
  • Sworn English Translation of documents (Documents issued in any Language other than English)
  • Provide proof of a non -  refundable Application Fee R200.00
  • Provide proof of the English Proficiency where English was not used as a medium of learning and teaching (the University prefers the applicant to take the IELTS at an overall score of 6 and TOEFL at an average score of 80–104 for Undergraduate programmes)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5944 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5944 EUR per year during 36 months.

R102,280 – R110,330

Living costs for Johannesburg

8434 - 12036 ZAR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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