14 Best universities for Human Resource Management in South Africa

Below is the list of best universities in South Africa ranked based on their research performance in Human Resource Management. A graph of 44K citations received by 2.38K academic papers made by 14 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 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 South Africa

For Human Resource Management

#1 in Africa
#109 in the World
Enrollment
420,000
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1873

2. University of Cape Town

For Human Resource Management

#2 in Africa
#142 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1874

3. University of the Witwatersrand

For Human Resource Management

#3 in Africa
#158 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1922

4. University of Pretoria

For Human Resource Management

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

5. University of Johannesburg

For Human Resource Management

#5 in Africa
#218 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
49,910
Founded
2005

6. North-West University

For Human Resource Management

#7 in Africa
#283 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2004

7. University of KwaZulu-Natal

For Human Resource Management

#8 in Africa
#304 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
2004

8. University of Stellenbosch

For Human Resource Management

#10 in Africa
#316 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1918

9. University of the Western Cape

For Human Resource Management

#12 in Africa
#488 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1959

10. University of the Free State

For Human Resource Management

#14 in Africa
#531 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1904

11. Nelson Mandela University

For Human Resource Management

#17 in Africa
#664 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
2005

12. University of Fort Hare

For Human Resource Management

#27 in Africa
#852 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1916

13. Tshwane University of Technology

For Human Resource Management

#28 in Africa
#904 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2003

14. Cape Peninsula University of Technology

For Human Resource Management

#29 in Africa
#911 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
2005

The best cities to study Human Resource Management in South Africa based on the number of universities and their ranks are Pretoria, Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Potchefstroom.