Top Universities in South Africa

Introduction

This uniRank page features the 2018 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.

2018 South African University Ranking and League Table 2018 League Table

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