Sub-Saharan Africa

rankingWorld Ranksort descendingUniversityDet.CountryImpact Rank*Openness Rank*Excellence Rank*
1
264
University of Cape Town
bandera
410
232
249
2
382
University of the Witwatersrand
bandera
658
417
354
3
419
Stellenbosch University
bandera
669
355
458
4
443
University of Pretoria
bandera
653
461
501
5
587
University of Kwazulu Natal
bandera
1307
521
521
6
712
University of Johannesburg
bandera
2169
712
504
7
871
University of South Africa
bandera
1163
978
1025
8
913
University of the Western Cape
bandera
1290
874
1137
9
1039
Rhodes University
bandera
1520
1061
1266
10
1054
University of Nairobi
bandera
1220
757
1632
11
1105
Makerere University
bandera
2066
1411
1076
12
1130
University of Ghana
bandera
2434
936
1198
13
1189
University of the Free State
bandera
2953
1120
1133
14
1196
University of Ibadan
bandera
2630
837
1364
15
1314
Covenant University Ota
bandera
3824
1109
1192
16
1325
Addis Ababa University
bandera
3612
1272
1203
17
1408
Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology
bandera
3704
1116
1452
18
1502
Obafemi Awolowo University
bandera
2230
1326
2020
19
1553
University of Nigeria
bandera
3817
881
1839
20
1656
Tshwane University of Technology
bandera
5794
1652
1245
21
1663
Nelson Mandela University
bandera
4016
1920
1607
22
1710
University of Lagos
bandera
3874
1204
2053
23
1890
Durban University of Technology
bandera
4307
1807
2020
24
1911
University of Dar Es Salaam
bandera
4030
1507
2321
25
1913
Kenyatta University
bandera
1950
1351
3210
26
2009
University of Zambia
bandera
5442
1575
2119
27
2018
Egerton University
bandera
1169
3077
3210
28
2033
Sokoine University of Agriculture
bandera
4919
1210
2485
29
2055
University of Zimbabwe
bandera
4805
2352
2037
30
2100
University of Port Harcourt
bandera
1888
1626
3615
31
2106
Moi University
bandera
4063
1689
2690
32
2126
Ahmadu Bello University
bandera
6297
1486
2182
33
2162
University of Mauritius
bandera
5922
2098
2066
34
2171
Federal University of Technology Akure
bandera
7981
1355
1989
35
2203
Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
bandera
4869
1451
2740
36
2206
University of Fort Hare
bandera
5113
1686
2550
37
2221
Cape Peninsula University of Technology
bandera
4450
1603
2838
38
2251
North West University
bandera
2581
6488
821
39
2273
University of Cape Coast
bandera
6303
1400
2526
40
2297
Landmark University
bandera
4421
2069
2807
41
2409
Mekelle University
bandera
8967
1975
1977
42
2434
University of Botswana
bandera
5334
2669
2582
43
2588
University of Limpopo
bandera
6761
2099
2771
44
2691
University of Venda
bandera
7635
2247
2727
45
2703
Universidade Eduardo Mondlane
bandera
2132
5709
2582
46
2704
University for Development Studies
bandera
6660
2124
3038
47
2747
Federal University of Technology Minna
bandera
7598
1573
3173
48
2764
Bahir Dar University
bandera
9206
2684
2360
49
2795
Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences
bandera
10031
2676
2264
50
2804
Bayero University Kano
bandera
9659
1890
2690
51
2823
Mbarara University of Science and Technology
bandera
6321
3715
2663
52
2842
Université d'Abomey Calavi
bandera
8967
2970
2438
53
2847
Ladoke Akintola University of Technology
bandera
9467
1430
3054
54
2877
University of Calabar
bandera
8909
1184
3416
55
2908
Maseno University
bandera
4865
1871
4145
56
2918
University of Benin
bandera
7429
1456
3694
57
2942
University of Gondar
bandera
11784
2736
2208
58
2945
Adekunle Ajasin University
bandera
2225
3272
4559
59
2961
Vaal University of Technology
bandera
4687
3541
3557
60
2977
University of Rwanda
bandera
6645
3816
2838
61
3016
Ekiti State University Ado Ekiti (University of Ado Ekiti)
bandera
4307
2207
4391
62
3069
Kampala International University
bandera
1050
1768
5630
63
3114
Université de Dschang
bandera
10383
3584
2423
64
3136
Haramaya University (Alemaya)
bandera
9723
3995
2406
65
3147
Olabisi Onabanjo University (Ogun State University)
bandera
5672
2547
4075
66
3165
University of Uyo
bandera
9938
1981
3331
67
3190
University of Buea
bandera
8741
3506
2958
68
3190
University of Zululand
bandera
8188
2945
3348
69
3224
Nnamdi Azikiwe University
bandera
9231
1350
3980
70
3262
Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar
bandera
3076
6488
2255
71
3298
Central University of Technology
bandera
7787
3015
3675
72
3329
Federal University of Technology Owerri
bandera
7376
1826
4341
73
3373
Lagos State University
bandera
9030
2279
3860
74
3437
University of Abuja
bandera
8875
2209
4041
75
3446
University of Jos
bandera
7787
2468
4187
76
3446
Université de Yaounde I
bandera
12240
5629
1540
77
3459
Namibia University of Science and Technology (Polytechnic of Namibia)
bandera
6824
3076
4145
78
3499
University of Education Winneba
bandera
8361
3047
3910
79
3539
Technical University of Kenya
bandera
4192
3195
4912
80
3556
Walter Sisulu University
bandera
8847
3396
3764
81
3561
Ghana Institute of Management and Public Administration
bandera
8642
3525
3764
82
3639
Jimma University
bandera
4823
6488
2339
83
3662
Redeemer's University
bandera
10774
2849
3764
84
3698
Hawassa University (Debub University)
bandera
11653
4357
2866
85
3708
Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University
bandera
11525
3387
3440
86
3713
Federal University Oye Ekiti Ekiti State
bandera
7704
2300
4698
87
3745
University of Namibia
bandera
4835
6488
2506
88
3773
Federal University Dutse Jigawa State
bandera
13567
3503
3038
89
3857
University of Malawi
bandera
9296
6488
1712
90
3901
University of Ilorin
bandera
5917
6488
2498
91
3915
Arba Minch University
bandera
13228
3593
3348
92
3939
Strathmore University Nairobi
bandera
3984
4083
5179
93
3959
Midlands State University
bandera
8214
3016
4760
94
4103
Ebonyi State University
bandera
13378
3423
3801
95
4183
University of Dodoma
bandera
10758
3794
4341
96
4225
Kyambogo University
bandera
9580
4897
4075
97
4237
Université de Ngaoundéré
bandera
10525
5190
3694
98
4240
Osun State University
bandera
11381
2865
4698
99
4256
Federal University of Petroleum Resources Effurun
bandera
9048
4005
4698
100
4278
National University of Science & Technology
bandera
10514
2969
4862

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