The call for the Tanzanian-German Centre for Eastern African Legal Studies is open and the application deadline is on 31th of January 2020.


About  the Tanzanian-German Centre for Eastern African Legal Studies (TGCL)

The Tanzanian-German Centre for Eastern African Legal Studies (TGCL) is a cooperation project of the University of Dar es  Salaam, Tanzania,and the University of Bayreuth,Germany. It is funded by the German Federal Foreign Office through the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). 

The TGCL offers a structured LLM study programme at the University of Dar es Salaam School of Law and trains aspiring young East African lawyers, qualifying them for leading positions in the region and beyond. 


Application Requirements

TGCL  invites  applications from  candidates  from  the  East  African  Community  Partner States  (i.e. Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda) for LLM studies starting on 1 November 2020.

The minimum requirement for admission to the LLM programme is a Bachelor’s degree in law (LLB) with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or its equivalent from a recognised higher learning institution.

The language of instruction at the University of Dar es Salaam School of Law is English. Those who are not conversant with it should not apply.

Candidates who have received their last University degree more than six years ago at the time of the application can be admitted as self-paying students but do not qualify for scholarships.

>> Click here for more details about how to apply.

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