List Of Top 100 Best Universities In Africa 2020

This is a list of top 100 best universities in Africa as of 2020. Apart from it’s incredible cultural and ecological diversity, Africa is also home to some of the best higher education institutions in the world. South Africa and Egypt universities dominate this list which was recently released by Webometrics; world’s leading universities ranking system.

Only five universities from Kenya have managed to make it in the list. The University of Nairobi ranks 8th in Africa,  Kenyatta University 19th, Egerton University 23rd, Moi University 31st,  while Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology ranks as the 63rd best university in Africa. Strathmore University which is the best private university in Kenya ranks at number 166 in Africa.

List Of Top 100 Best Universities In Africa 2020

Rank University
1 University of Cape Town
2 University of the Witwatersrand
3 Stellenbosch University
4 University of Pretoria
5 University of KwaZulu Natal
6 Cairo University
7 University of Johannesburg
8 University of Nairobi
9 University of the Western Cape
10 North West University
11 University of South Africa
12 University of Ibadan
13 Rhodes University
14 Makerere University
15 Alexandria University
16 Mansoura University
17 American University in Cairo
18 Ain Shams University
19 Kenyatta University
20 Addis Ababa University
21 University of Ghana
22 University of the Free State
23 Egerton University
24 Jimma University
25 Benha University
26 University of Dar Es Salaam
27 University of Zimbabwe
28 Université des Frères Mentouri Constantine 1 (Ex Université Mentouri)
29 Assiut University
30 Université Mohammed V de Rabat
31 Moi University
32 Kwame Nkrumah University of Science & Technology
33 Université Cadi Ayyad Marrakech
34 Zagazig University
35 University of Fort Hare
36 University of Tanta
37 University of Nigeria
38 Tshwane University of Technology
39 Obafemi Awolowo University
40 University of Khartoum
41 Al Azhar University
42 Covenant University Ota
43 Helwan University
44 Mbarara University of Science and Technology
45 Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Houari Boumediene
46 Durban University of Technology
47 Université Mohammed Premier Oujda
48 Nelson Mandela University
49 Cape Peninsula University of Technology
50 Arab Academy for Science & Technology and Maritime Transport
51 Suez Canal University
52 Université de Batna
53 Minufiya University
54 Kafrelsheikh University
55 Fayoum University
56 Minia University
57 University of Mauritius
58 Djillali Liabes university of Sidi Bel Abbes
59 Université Abou Bekr Belkaid Tlemcen
60 Muhimbili University of Health and Allied Sciences
61 Ahmadu Bello University
62 University of Lagos
63 Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology
64 University of Botswana
65 British University in Egypt
66 Beni Suef University
67 University of Ilorin
68 South Valley University
69 German University in Cairo
70 Université de Bejaia
71 University of Port Harcourt
72 Aswan University
73 Université Cheikh Anta Diop de Dakar
74 University of Limpopo
75 Université d’Abomey Calavi
76 Université Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdellah Fes
77 Université Mohamed Khider Biskra
78 Federal University of Technology Minna
79 Federal University of Technology Akure
80 University of Cape Coast
81 Université Setif 1 Ferhat Abbas Setif
82 Université Kasdi Merbah Ouargla
83 University of Rwanda
84 Université Hassan II de Casablanca
85 Zewail City of Science and Technology
86 University of Malawi
87 Al Akhawayn University Ifrane
88 Université Ibnou Zohr d’Agadir
89 Sokoine University of Agriculture
90 Mekelle University
91 Université Badji Mokhtar de Annaba
92 University of Venda
93 University of Zambia
94 École Nationale Polytechnique d’Alger
95 Université Mouloud Mammeri de Tizi Ouzou
96 Université de Tunis El Manar
97 Université de Ouagadougou
98 Egypt Japan University of Science & Technology
99 Université des Sciences et de la Technologie d’Oran Mohamed Boudiaf
100 Université de Jijel

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