WSU Ranking



WSU Ranking, a newer ranking scheme based solely on quantitative measures of academic productivity, includes data for a larger number of global universities, and thus gives an alternative view of the relative standing of more South African institutions.



South Africa

rankingWorld RankUniversityDet.Presence Rank*Impact Rank*Openness Rank*Excellence Rank*
rankingWorld RankUniversityDet.Presence Rank*Impact Rank*Openness Rank*Excsellence Rank*
1272University of Cape Town542411183250
2445University of the Witwatersrand1185741444375
3449University of Pretoria54728453489
4496Stellenbosch University871715604465
5624University of Kwazulu Natal11681288573472
6839University of Johannesburg24432144621616
7967University of the Western Cape209413639821064
81013University of South Africa148599515821321
91112Rhodes University2047135611121321
101114North West University180223631063917
111487University of the Free State2488364410721207
122206Tshwane University of Technology6590571018461667
132266Nelson Mandela University3718613121921673
142314Durban University of Technology2601473315422242
152318University of Fort Hare8399287724152592
162430Cape Peninsula University of Technology4219424123652431
172988University of Limpopo6306767431822431
183339University of Venda10966829824642957
193867Vaal University of Technology7171738336253911
203891Central University of Technology7670827935143765
213951Walter Sisulu University11387842353113543
224247University of Zululand11613995037683846