NWU-Mafikeng Campus, Faculty of Law


Vision and mission

We aspire to be an internationally competitive centre of legal teaching, learning and research in the service of justice, democracy and our community, held in high esteem by students, the legal profession, government and society at large.

That vision will be realised through:

  • Providing high-quality legal education;

  • Ensuring that our curriculum is relevant and responsive to national needs and priorities;

  • Promoting innovative and focused research, aligned with regional and national priorities and global concerns;

  • Inculcating ethical and professional values in our students, informed by the imperatives of democracy, justice, social empathy and good citizenship.