Best Universities for Botany in Africa

Below is the list of best universities in Africa ranked based on their research performance in Botany. A graph of 483K citations received by 22K academic papers made by 95 universities in 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 Botany

    University of Stellenbosch logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1918
  2. For Botany

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

    University of KwaZulu-Natal logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    2004
  4. For Botany

    University of Cape Town logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1874
  5. For Botany

    University of Ibadan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1948
  6. For Botany

    University of the Free State logo
    Enrollment
    37,000
    Founded
    1904
  7. For Botany

    Cairo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    257,200
    Founded
    1908
  8. For Botany

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

    Assiut University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1957
  10. For Botany

    Alexandria University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    150,642
    Founded
    1942
  11. For Botany

    Rhodes University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    8,200
    Founded
    1904
  12. For Botany

    Obafemi Awolowo University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1962
  13. For Botany

    University of Nigeria logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1960
  14. For Botany

    Ain Shams University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1950
  15. For Botany

    Addis Ababa University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1950
  16. For Botany

    University of Johannesburg logo
    Enrollment
    49,910
    Founded
    2005
  17. For Botany

    Tanta University logo
    Founded
    1972
  18. For Botany

    University of Fort Hare logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1916
  19. For Botany

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

    University of Nairobi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1970
  21. For Botany

    South Valley University - Qena logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1995
  22. For Botany

    University of Khartoum logo
    Enrollment
    41,030
    Founded
    1956
  23. For Botany

    Ahmadu Bello University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    49,436
    Founded
    1962
  24. For Botany

    Tshwane University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    2003
  25. For Botany

    University of Sfax logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    42,500
  26. For Botany

    University of Zimbabwe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    18,040
    Founded
    1955
  27. For Botany

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

    Zagazig University logo
    Enrollment
    117,299
    Founded
    1974
  29. For Botany

    University of Ghana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    42,000
    Founded
    1948
  30. For Botany

    Mansoura University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1972
  31. For Botany

    • #31 in Africa
    • #1 in Mozambique
    • #859 in the World
    Pedagogical University logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1985
  32. For Botany

    Makerere University logo
    Enrollment
    40,000
    Founded
    1922
  33. For Botany

    Tunis University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    27,500
  34. For Botany

    University of Lagos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1962
  35. For Botany

    University of Dar es Salaam logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Founded
    1970
  36. For Botany

    Michael Okpara University of Agriculture logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1992
  37. For Botany

    Kenyatta University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1985
  38. For Botany

    University of Monastir logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
  39. For Botany

    University of Abomey-Calavi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    86,694
    Male:Female
    73:27
    Founded
    1970
  40. For Botany

    • #40 in Africa
    • #1 in Burkina Faso
    • #965 in the World
    University of Ouagadougou logo
    Enrollment
    35,000
    Founded
    1974
  41. For Botany

    University of Port Harcourt logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1975
  42. For Botany

    Suez Canal University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1976
  43. For Botany

    Al-Azhar University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1961
  44. For Botany

    • #44 in Africa
    • #1 in Mauritius
    • #987 in the World
    University of Mauritius logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1965
  45. For Botany

    University of Benin logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1970
  46. For Botany

    Federal University of Technology, Akure logo
    Acceptance Rate
    60%
    Enrollment
    17,672
    Founded
    1981
  47. For Botany

    University of Dschang logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1993
  48. For Botany

    University of Calabar logo
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Male:Female
    58:42
    Founded
    1975
  49. For Botany

    Cape Peninsula University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    2005
  50. For Botany

    University of Ilorin logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1975
  51. For Botany

    Cheikh Anta Diop University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1918
  52. For Botany

    University of Carthage logo
    Acceptance Rate
    68%
    Enrollment
    31,410
  53. For Botany

    Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1994
  54. For Botany

    Sokoine University of Agriculture logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1984
  55. For Botany

    Rivers State University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    100%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1980
  56. For Botany

    University of Uyo logo
    Founded
    1991
  57. For Botany

    • #57 in Africa
    • #1 in Botswana
    • #1269 in the World
    University of Botswana logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1964
  58. For Botany

    Federal University of Agriculture, Abeokuta logo
    Acceptance Rate
    50%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1988
  59. For Botany

    Minia University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1976
  60. For Botany

    Nelson Mandela University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    2005
  61. For Botany

    Ladoke Akintola University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1990
  62. For Botany

    Haramaya University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1954
  63. For Botany

    Fayoum University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    2005
  64. For Botany

    University of Limpopo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1959
  65. For Botany

    University of Zululand logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1960
  66. For Botany

    University of Ngaoundere logo
    Enrollment
    17,000
    Founded
    1982
  67. For Botany

    Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1951
  68. For Botany

    Egerton University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1987
  69. For Botany

    Menoufia University logo
    Enrollment
    80,000
    Founded
    1976
  70. For Botany

    University of Yaounde I logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1962
  71. For Botany

    Sohag university logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    2006
  72. For Botany

    University of Bejaia logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
  73. For Botany

    Olabisi Onabanjo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1982
  74. For Botany

    Kafrelsheikh University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    2006
  75. For Botany

    • #75 in Africa
    • #1 in Madagascar
    • #1484 in the World
    University of Antananarivo logo
    Founded
    1961
  76. For Botany

    Lagos State University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1983
  77. For Botany

    University of Jos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    24,169
    Male:Female
    54:46
    Founded
    1975
  78. For Botany

    University of Lome logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1970
  79. For Botany

    Nnamdi Azikiwe University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1991
  80. For Botany

    Helwan University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1975
  81. For Botany

    Ibn Tofail University logo
    Enrollment
    22,270
    Male:Female
    52:48
  82. For Botany

    Cadi Ayyad University logo
    Enrollment
    29,703
  83. For Botany

    University of Sousse logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
  84. For Botany

    University of Education, Winneba logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1992
  85. For Botany

    University of South Africa logo
    Enrollment
    420,000
    Male:Female
    36:64
    Founded
    1873
  86. For Botany

    Benha University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    88,016
    Founded
    1976
  87. For Botany

    • #88 in Africa
    • #1 in Ivory Coast
    • #1700 in the World
    Nangui Abrogoua University logo
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    1995
  88. For Botany

    Gabes University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
  89. For Botany

    Beni-Suef University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    2005
  90. For Botany

    Moi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    90%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1984
  91. For Botany

    University of Douala logo
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1977
  92. For Botany

    University of Namibia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1992
  93. For Botany

    Hawassa University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1976
  94. For Botany

    Damanhour University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    2010