Graduation within the LLM- und PhD-Programme Transnational Criminal Justice and Crime Prevention – An International and African Perspective
On 21 December 2016 Marshet Tadesse Tessema received his doctoral degree for his thesis on the 'Prosecution of Politicide in Ethiopia: The Red Terror Trials' at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. He is the sixth student of the South African-German Centre to obtain this degree. Congratulations, Marshet!
The Centre offers one DAAD-scholarship for doctoral studies starting in 2017. Applications can be submitted from now on. The scholarship is for two years with the possibility of extension for another year. The doctoral candidate will be based either in Cape Town or Berlin.
If you are interested in the programme, please submit the following documents:
a curriculum vitae
a short motivation letter
a proposal for a possible topic or topics (not longer than 3-4 pages); Note: The topic must related to the research focus of the Centre, i.e. to the fields of International Criminal Law, Transitional Justice, International Anti-Corruption/Anti-Money Laundering Law.
Documents must be submitted as soft copies to email@example.com by 15 October 2016.
to the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice
About the Summer School of the South African-German Centre
ICC Judge Monageng at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
ICC Judge Fernández de Gurmendi at UWC
LLM & PhD PROGRAMME
The LLM and PhD programme "Transnational Criminal Justice and Crime Prevention – An International and African Perspective" is housed in the "South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice" established at the University of the Western Cape (UWC) in 2008 in Bellville/Cape Town.
Each year, a summer school is held in Berlin for three weeks during the South African winter break in June and July. It is hosted by Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and offers an interdisciplinary forum for students in the programme, students of Humboldt-Universität and legal experts.