Best Universities for Genetics in Africa

Below is the list of best universities in Africa ranked based on their research performance in Genetics. A graph of 332K citations received by 8.41K academic papers made by 39 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 Genetics

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

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

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

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

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

    Cairo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    257,200
    Founded
    1908
  7. For Genetics

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

    University of the Free State logo
    Enrollment
    37,000
    Founded
    1904
  9. For Genetics

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

    Ain Shams University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1950
  11. For Genetics

    Tunis University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    27,500
  12. For Genetics

    University of Khartoum logo
    Enrollment
    41,030
    Founded
    1956
  13. For Genetics

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

    University of Sfax logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    42,500
  15. For Genetics

    Makerere University logo
    Enrollment
    40,000
    Founded
    1922
  16. For Genetics

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

    • #17 in Africa
    • #1 in Ethiopia
    • #1136 in the World
    Addis Ababa University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1950
  18. For Genetics

    Alexandria University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    150,642
    Founded
    1942
  19. For Genetics

    University of Monastir logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
  20. For Genetics

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

    Mansoura University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1972
  22. For Genetics

    Cheikh Anta Diop University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1918
  23. For Genetics

    Founded
    2011
  24. For Genetics

    Rhodes University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    8,200
    Founded
    1904
  25. For Genetics

    Zagazig University logo
    Enrollment
    117,299
    Founded
    1974
  26. For Genetics

    University of Johannesburg logo
    Enrollment
    49,910
    Founded
    2005
  27. For Genetics

    Suez Canal University logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1976
  28. For Genetics

    University of Malawi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    86%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1964
  29. For Genetics

    Assiut University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1957
  30. For Genetics

    • #30 in Africa
    • #1 in Zimbabwe
    • #1407 in the World
    University of Zimbabwe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    18,040
    Founded
    1955
  31. For Genetics

    Tanta University logo
    Founded
    1972
  32. For Genetics

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

    • #33 in Africa
    • #1 in Tanzania
    • #1488 in the World
    Sokoine University of Agriculture logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1984
  34. For Genetics

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

    Al-Azhar University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1961
  36. For Genetics

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

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

    Obafemi Awolowo University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1962
  39. For Genetics

    Benha University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    88,016
    Founded
    1976