Sub-Saharan Africa

rankingWorld RankUniversityDet.CountryImpact Rank*sort descendingOpenness Rank*Excellence Rank*
1
216
University of Cape Town
bandera
417
160
248
2
952
University of Pretoria
bandera
647
5963
501
3
367
Stellenbosch University
bandera
656
272
458
4
864
University of the Witwatersrand
bandera
698
5963
353
5
1889
Egerton University
bandera
889
3223
3224
6
3897
Rivers State University of Science & Technology
bandera
957
5963
5138
7
816
University of South Africa
bandera
1077
831
1026
8
862
University of the Western Cape
bandera
1103
736
1139
9
1055
University of Nairobi
bandera
1180
616
1637
10
3584
Kampala International University
bandera
1263
2361
5655
11
570
University of Kwazulu Natal
bandera
1396
425
521
12
1026
Rhodes University
bandera
1550
847
1269
13
1923
Kenyatta University
bandera
1674
1196
3224
14
6060
Islamic Online University
bandera
2005
5963
6683
15
5379
Murang’a University of Technology
bandera
2047
4727
6683
16
3022
Adekunle Ajasin University
bandera
2055
3054
4579
17
1103
Makerere University
bandera
2159
1288
1077
18
690
University of Johannesburg
bandera
2233
581
504
19
1219
University of Ibadan
bandera
2491
708
1368
20
2351
University of Port Harcourt
bandera
2519
1456
3630
21
1172
University of Ghana
bandera
2549
823
1201
22
1736
North West University
bandera
2598
5963
821
23
6412
Skyline University Nigeria
bandera
2619
5963
6683
24
1614
Obafemi Awolowo University
bandera
2631
1180
2024
25
2872
Universidade Eduardo Mondlane
bandera
2654
5878
2593
26
2764
Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar
bandera
2681
5963
2263
27
5283
University of Embu
bandera
2995
3172
6683
28
6659
Université Norbert Zongo
bandera
3019
5963
6683
29
1222
University of the Free State
bandera
3035
975
1135
30
1326
Covenant University Ota
bandera
3656
939
1195
31
1615
University of Nigeria
bandera
3660
730
1844
32
5723
United States International University
bandera
3671
4408
6683
33
1371
Addis Ababa University
bandera
3727
1166
1206
34
2156
Moi University
bandera
3799
1504
2702
35
2160
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
bandera
3910
1273
2754
36
1973
University of Dar Es Salaam
bandera
3946
1324
2331
37
1507
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology
bandera
3987
986
1456
38
4183
Strathmore University Nairobi
bandera
4008
3947
5201
39
6176
State University of Zanzibar
bandera
4025
5146
6683
40
1685
Nelson Mandela University
bandera
4078
1804
1611
41
3859
Technical University of Kenya
bandera
4314
3222
4934
42
3157
Jimma University
bandera
4349
5963
2349
43
2368
Cape Peninsula University of Technology
bandera
4489
1492
2852
44
1894
University of Lagos
bandera
4562
1086
2058
45
1985
Durban University of Technology
bandera
4684
1551
2024
46
3358
University of Namibia
bandera
4745
5963
2517
47
7830
Regent University College of Science & Technology
bandera
4754
5963
6683
48
2173
Sokoine University of Agriculture
bandera
4907
1037
2496
49
2119
University of Zimbabwe
bandera
5008
2149
2042
50
2331
University of Fort Hare
bandera
5086
1582
2562
51
8404
Ernest Bai Koroma University of Science and Technology
bandera
5505
5963
6683
52
6507
Ho Technical University
bandera
5570
4629
6683
53
2540
University of Botswana
bandera
5582
2257
2593
54
2866
Mbarara University of Science and Technology
bandera
5785
3769
2675
55
2176
University of Zambia
bandera
5819
1429
2125
56
1689
Tshwane University of Technology
bandera
5872
1473
1248
57
3572
University of Ilorin
bandera
6007
5963
2509
58
2276
University of Mauritius
bandera
6200
1911
2071
59
6238
University of Malawi College of Medicine Liverpool Wellcome Trust
bandera
6222
3617
6683
60
4786
Mzumbe University
bandera
6287
3431
5541
61
9003
Uganda Christian University
bandera
6321
5963
6683
62
4886
Abubakar Tafawa Balewa University
bandera
6424
5963
4719
63
3518
Olabisi Onabanjo University (Ogun State University)
bandera
6523
2380
4092
64
4061
Kyambogo University
bandera
6549
4875
4092
65
3389
Vaal University of Technology
bandera
6595
3239
3572
66
2305
Ahmadu Bello University
bandera
6691
1370
2188
67
6526
Ashesi University
bandera
6715
5963
5999
68
9346
University of Livingstonia
bandera
6766
5963
6683
69
2511
University of Cape Coast
bandera
6790
1246
2538
70
3135
University of Rwanda
bandera
6953
3709
2852
71
3885
University of Limpopo
bandera
7089
5963
2785
72
4104
University of Agriculture Abeokuta
bandera
7132
5963
3102
73
3741
Namibia University of Science and Technology (Polytechnic of Namibia)
bandera
7189
2859
4163
74
3203
University of Benin
bandera
7229
1299
3709
75
9703
Garden City University College
bandera
7229
5963
6683
76
3678
Federal University of Technology Owerri
bandera
7274
1718
4359
77
4031
Federal University Oye Ekiti Ekiti State
bandera
7376
2196
4719
78
9916
Auchi Polytechnic
bandera
7491
5963
6683
79
9954
Arsi University
bandera
7541
5963
6683
80
5707
Université de Djibouti
bandera
7648
5963
5442
81
7314
Federal University Kashere Gombe State
bandera
7687
4513
6683
82
4141
Université d'Antananarivo
bandera
7811
5963
3006
83
10172
Kenya Methodist University
bandera
7838
5963
6683
84
3789
University of Jos
bandera
7960
2357
4205
85
10342
African Virtual University
bandera
8063
5963
6683
86
2933
Landmark University
bandera
8075
1860
2821
87
3666
University of Abuja
bandera
8128
2060
4058
88
2337
Federal University of Technology Akure
bandera
8142
1206
1993
89
2918
University of Venda
bandera
8150
1998
2741
90
3607
Central University of Technology
bandera
8185
2962
3690
91
10514
Lagos State Polytechnic
bandera
8319
5963
6683
92
3078
Federal University of Technology Minna
bandera
8320
1403
3186
93
3109
University for Development Studies
bandera
8361
1935
3052
94
2479
Mekelle University
bandera
8389
1835
1981
95
3151
University of Calabar
bandera
8533
994
3431
96
10728
Université d'Antsiranana
bandera
8569
5963
6683
97
3800
University of Education Winneba
bandera
8685
2847
3926
98
4347
Midlands State University
bandera
8807
2875
4781
99
6109
National Open University of Nigeria
bandera
8890
5963
5541
100
4301
University of Maroua
bandera
8927
5817
3320

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