Joint PhD programme with Wits University, South Africa
'The normative force of the most basic human rights against violence, enslavement, and coercion, and of the most basic humanitarian duties of rescue from immediate danger, depends only on our capacity to put ourselves in other people’s shoes.'
Thomas Nagel (2005), ‘The Problem of Global Justice’
About the joint PhD programme
N.B. Please note that the programme is currently NOT accepting applications.
This programme makes it possible for candidates to obtain a joint PhD degree from both Erasmus University Rotterdam, through the International Institute of Social Studies (ISS) and the University of the Witwatersrand, through the Oliver Schreiner School of Law.
The programme will run during the inception period for three years (January 2016 – January 2019), with a possible extension.
Use the links below to find out more about the programme