Are you looking for the best University in Africa? Well According to the latest rankings by business Insider, University of Cape Town from South Africa emerged as the best University in Africa offering advanced and the best quality education to its students in the year 2021-2022.
Higher learning institutions play a key role in shaping the future generation by training and equipping them with the latest and most relevant skills. The ranking was based on innovation, institutional infrastructure, investment in research as well as learner preparedness and readiness to fit in the ever-changing job market.
Apart from the University of Capetown, University of the Witwatersrand, the University of Stellenbosch and the University of KwaZulu- Natal all from South Africa emerged as the second, third and fourth best Universities in Africa respectively.
Below is a complete list of top 10 best Universities in Africa
List of Top 10 Best Universities In Africa
- The University of Cape Town – South Africa
- University of the Witwatersrand- South Africa
- University of Stellenbosch- South Africa
- University of KwaZulu-Natal- South Africa
- The American University of Cairo- Egypt
- North-West University- South Africa
- University of Johannesburg- South Africa
- University Of Nairobi- Kenya
- University of Cairo- Egypt
- University of Pretoria- South Africa
From this latest list, it is evident that majority of the best universities in Africa are in South Africa with 7 out of the 10 best Universities in Africa all found in South Africa. Closely followed by South Africa is Egypt which has 2 universities namely The American University of Cairo and the University of Cairo all located in Cairo Egypt.
Nairobi University from Kenya comes at number 8 on the list of best Universities in Africa as the only best University from the East African region to make it on this top list.
Makerere University from Uganda which Used to dominate in the region and in Africa as a whole seems to have lost its glory as it is nowhere to be seen on the list of Top Universities in Africa.
The top University of Capetown (UCT) is a leading higher education institution on the African continent and has a tradition of academic excellence that is respected worldwide.
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