Best Universities for Accounting in Africa

Below is the list of best universities in Africa ranked based on their research performance in Accounting. A graph of 35.2K citations received by 3.9K academic papers made by 25 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 Accounting

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

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

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

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

    University of Sfax logo
    Acceptance Rate
    5%
    Enrollment
    42,500
  6. For Accounting

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

    University of Cape Town logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1874
  8. For Accounting

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

    University of Johannesburg logo
    Enrollment
    49,910
    Founded
    2005
  10. For Accounting

    American University in Cairo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    47%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1919
  11. For Accounting

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

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

    Covenant University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    98%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2002
  14. For Accounting

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

    Ain Shams University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1950
  16. For Accounting

    Cairo University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    257,200
    Founded
    1908
  17. For Accounting

    Tunis University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    27,500
  18. For Accounting

    University of Nairobi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1970
  19. For Accounting

    University of KwaZulu-Natal logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    2004
  20. For Accounting

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

    Obafemi Awolowo University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1962
  22. For Accounting

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

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

    University of the Free State logo
    Enrollment
    37,000
    Founded
    1904
  25. For Accounting

    Mansoura University logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1972