13 Best universities for Creative Writing in South Africa

Below is the list of best universities in South Africa ranked based on their research performance in Creative Writing. A graph of 15.8K citations received by 3.95K academic papers made by 13 universities in South Africa was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and heavily biased on art-related topics towards institutions with computer science profiles.

For Creative Writing

#1 in South Africa
#1 in Africa
#110 in the World
Enrollment
56,483
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1908

For Creative Writing

#2 in South Africa
#2 in Africa
#132 in the World
Enrollment
420,000
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1873

For Creative Writing

#3 in South Africa
#3 in Africa
#142 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1922

For Creative Writing

#4 in South Africa
#4 in Africa
#143 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1874

For Creative Writing

#5 in South Africa
#5 in Africa
#160 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1918

For Creative Writing

#6 in South Africa
#6 in Africa
#217 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
2004

For Creative Writing

#7 in South Africa
#7 in Africa
#223 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Enrollment
26,439
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
2004

For Creative Writing

#8 in South Africa
#8 in Africa
#332 in the World
Enrollment
49,910
Founded
2005

For Creative Writing

#9 in South Africa
#9 in Africa
#372 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
18,720
Male:Female
40:60
Founded
1959

For Creative Writing

#10 in South Africa
#10 in Africa
#395 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1904

For Creative Writing

#11 in South Africa
#11 in Africa
#416 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1904

For Creative Writing

#12 in South Africa
#13 in Africa
#636 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
2005

For Creative Writing

#13 in South Africa
#16 in Africa
#722 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
2005

The best cities to study Creative Writing in South Africa based on the number of universities and their ranks are Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Stellenbosch.