PhD in Canon Law
L’Université Catholique Du Congo
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Created by the National Episcopal Conference of Congo and canonically erected by the Congregation for Catholic Education, the Faculty of Canon Law intends to promote in-depth teaching and rigorous research in canon science in harmony with Roman law, modern civil law and African customs.
It thus trains experts in Canon Law in a spirit of service and complete fidelity to the ecclesiastical Magisterium. These experts will also apply themselves to the inculturation of canonical legislation in Africa, “without undermining divine law and the great discipline of the Church”.
In this perspective, the Faculty of Canon Law contributes to resolving, first of all, the urgent need for the African Church: