Top Universities in South Africa

Introduction

This uniRank page features the 2017 South African University Ranking of all officially recognized South African higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being accredited, licensed and/or chartered by the appropriate South African higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (Bachelor degrees) and/or postgraduate degrees (Master or Doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional face-to-face, non-distance education format
The uniRank University Ranking aim is to provide a non-academic League Table of all South African Universities based on unbiased and valid web metrics.

2017 South African University Ranking and League Table 2017 League Table

# University Town
1 University of Cape Town Cape Town
2 University of Pretoria Pretoria
3 University of South Africa Pretoria ...
4 University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg
5 University of KwaZulu-Natal Durban ...
6 Universiteit Stellenbosch Stellenbosch ...
7 University of Johannesburg Johannesburg
8 North-West University Potchefstroom ...
9 University of the Western Cape Bellville
10 Rhodes University Grahamstown
11 Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University Port Elizabeth ...
12 Universiteit van die Vrystaat Bloemfontein ...
13 Cape Peninsula University of Technology Cape Town ...
14 Tshwane University of Technology Pretoria ...
15 Durban University of Technology Durban ...
16 University of Fort Hare Alice
17 Central University of Technology Bloemfontein ...
18 Vaal University of Technology Vanderbijlpark ...
19 University of Zululand Kwadlangezwa ...
20 University of Venda Thohoyandou
21 University of Limpopo Sovenga ...
22 Walter Sisulu University Mthatha ...
23 Mangosuthu University of Technology Durban ...
24 Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University Pretoria
25 University of Mpumalanga Nelspruit ...
26 Sol Plaatje University Kimberley
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