22 Best Materials Science schools in South Africa

Below is the list of best universities in South Africa ranked based on their research performance in Materials Science. A graph of 224K citations received by 13.9K academic papers made by 22 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.

For Materials Science

#1 in South Africa
#4 in Africa
#665 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1922

For Materials Science

#2 in South Africa
#5 in Africa
#726 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
56,483
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1908

For Materials Science

#3 in South Africa
#8 in Africa
#820 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
49,910
Founded
2005

For Materials Science

#4 in South Africa
#12 in Africa
#878 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1918

For Materials Science

#5 in South Africa
#15 in Africa
#913 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1874

For Materials Science

#6 in South Africa
#18 in Africa
#1116 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1904

For Materials Science

#7 in South Africa
#22 in Africa
#1238 in the World
Enrollment
420,000
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1873

For Materials Science

#8 in South Africa
#25 in Africa
#1331 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
2004

For Materials Science

#9 in South Africa
#27 in Africa
#1343 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2003

For Materials Science

#10 in South Africa
#32 in Africa
#1536 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1959

For Materials Science

#11 in South Africa
#33 in Africa
#1550 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
2005

For Materials Science

#12 in South Africa
#36 in Africa
#1686 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2004

For Materials Science

#13 in South Africa
#47 in Africa
#1846 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
2005

For Materials Science

#14 in South Africa
#57 in Africa
#2038 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1904

For Materials Science

#15 in South Africa
#73 in Africa
#2273 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
2002

For Materials Science

#16 in South Africa
#79 in Africa
#2398 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1966

For Materials Science

#17 in South Africa
#84 in Africa
#2493 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1960

For Materials Science

#18 in South Africa
#89 in Africa
#2544 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1916

For Materials Science

#19 in South Africa
#95 in Africa
#2643 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1981

For Materials Science

#20 in South Africa
#98 in Africa
#2661 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1959

For Materials Science

#21 in South Africa
#111 in Africa
#2859 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1982

For Materials Science

#22 in South Africa
#152 in Africa
#3425 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
2005

The best cities to study Materials Science in South Africa based on the number of universities and their ranks are Johannesburg, Pretoria, Stellenbosch, and Cape Town.