Universities in Malawi

Higher Education in Malawi

2021 Ranking of Malawian Universities

What are the most popular Universities in Malawi? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Malawian University Ranking of 22 Malawian higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Malawian higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 22 Universities in Malawi

2021 Sub-rankings by districts

The Republic of Malawi is divided into 3 regions, which are further subdivided into 28 districts. The larger number of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the Central Region. The following uniRank sub-rankings or league tables take into account all districts which include at least 2 Malawian higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Central Region (13)   Northern Region (2)  
Southern Region (7)  

Malawian University lists

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