13 Best universities for Biochemistry in South Africa

Below is the list of best universities in South Africa ranked based on their research performance in Biochemistry. A graph of 163K citations received by 4.73K 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 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Biochemistry

    University of Cape Town logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1874
  2. For Biochemistry

    University of Stellenbosch logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1918
  3. For Biochemistry

    University of Pretoria logo
    Enrollment
    56,483
    Male:Female
    42:58
    Founded
    1908
  4. For Biochemistry

    University of the Free State logo
    Enrollment
    37,000
    Founded
    1904
  5. For Biochemistry

    University of the Witwatersrand logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1922
  6. For Biochemistry

    Rhodes University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    8,200
    Founded
    1904
  7. For Biochemistry

    University of KwaZulu-Natal logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    2004
  8. For Biochemistry

    University of the Western Cape logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    18,720
    Male:Female
    40:60
    Founded
    1959
  9. For Biochemistry

    North-West University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    96%
    Enrollment
    26,439
    Male:Female
    42:58
    Founded
    2004
  10. For Biochemistry

    University of Fort Hare logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1916
  11. For Biochemistry

    University of Johannesburg logo
    Enrollment
    49,910
    Founded
    2005
  12. For Biochemistry

    Durban University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    2002
  13. For Biochemistry

    Cape Peninsula University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    2005

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