Best Universities for Zoology in Africa

Below is the list of best universities in Africa ranked based on their research performance in Zoology. A graph of 156K citations received by 8.3K academic papers made by 38 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 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.

1. University of Pretoria

For Zoology

#64 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
56,483
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1908

2. University of Cape Town

For Zoology

#112 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1874

3. University of the Witwatersrand

For Zoology

#129 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1922

5. Rhodes University

For Zoology

#207 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1904

6. University of KwaZulu-Natal

For Zoology

#339 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
2004

8. Cairo University

For Zoology

#1 in Egypt
#447 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
257,200
Founded
1908

9. University of Nairobi

For Zoology

#1 in Kenya
#462 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1970

10. North-West University

For Zoology

#479 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2004

11. University of Johannesburg

For Zoology

#566 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
49,910
Founded
2005

12. Ain Shams University

For Zoology

#2 in Egypt
#616 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1950

14. Nelson Mandela University

For Zoology

#668 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
2005

15. Makerere University

For Zoology

#1 in Uganda
#675 in the World
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1922

16. Alexandria University

For Zoology

#3 in Egypt
#687 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
150,642
Founded
1942

17. University of Ibadan

For Zoology

#1 in Nigeria
#714 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

18. Pedagogical University

For Zoology

#1 in Mozambique
#739 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1985

19. Tunis University

For Zoology

#1 in Tunisia
#774 in the World
Enrollment
27,500

20. Suez Canal University

For Zoology

#4 in Egypt
#779 in the World
Enrollment
40,317
Founded
1976

21. University of Ghana

For Zoology

#1 in Ghana
#791 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1948

22. University of Limpopo

For Zoology

#809 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1959

23. University of the Western Cape

For Zoology

#831 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1959

24. University of Dar es Salaam

For Zoology

#1 in Tanzania
#835 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
24,000
Founded
1970

25. University of Khartoum

For Zoology

#1 in Sudan
#892 in the World
Enrollment
41,030
Founded
1956

26. Cheikh Anta Diop University

For Zoology

#1 in Senegal
#917 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1918

27. Al-Azhar University

For Zoology

#5 in Egypt
#954 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1961

28. Addis Ababa University

For Zoology

#1 in Ethiopia
#960 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1950

29. University of Nigeria

For Zoology

#2 in Nigeria
#970 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1960

30. Mansoura University

For Zoology

#6 in Egypt
#1009 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1972

31. Assiut University

For Zoology

#7 in Egypt
#1015 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1957

32. University of Zambia

For Zoology

#1 in Zambia
#1017 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

33. University of Carthage

For Zoology

#2 in Tunisia
#1027 in the World
Enrollment
50,314

34. South Valley University - Qena

For Zoology

#8 in Egypt
#1046 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1995

35. Sokoine University of Agriculture

For Zoology

#2 in Tanzania
#1053 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1984

36. University of Abomey-Calavi

For Zoology

#1 in Benin
#1065 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
86,694
Male:Female
73:27
Founded
1970

37. University of South Africa

For Zoology

#1101 in the World
Enrollment
420,000
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1873

38. University of Venda

For Zoology

#1103 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1982