Best Universities for Data Science in Africa

Below is the list of best universities in Africa ranked based on their research performance in Data Science. A graph of 47.5K citations received by 2.9K academic papers made by 18 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.

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#2 in Africa
#1 in Egypt
#553 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1950

For Data Science

#3 in Africa
#558 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1918

For Data Science

#4 in Africa
#612 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1874

For Data Science

#5 in Africa
#1 in Morocco
#615 in the World
Enrollment
67,415

For Data Science

#6 in Africa
#2 in Egypt
#624 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
257,200
Founded
1908

For Data Science

#7 in Africa
#1 in Tunisia
#627 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
42,500

For Data Science

#8 in Africa
#2 in Morocco
#657 in the World
Enrollment
12,500

For Data Science

#9 in Africa
#661 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
2004

For Data Science

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

For Data Science

#11 in Africa
#695 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1922

For Data Science

#12 in Africa
#2 in Tunisia
#756 in the World
Enrollment
27,500

For Data Science

#13 in Africa
#3 in Egypt
#791 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1972

For Data Science

#14 in Africa
#3 in Morocco
#804 in the World
Enrollment
32,500

For Data Science

#15 in Africa
#811 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
49,910
Founded
2005

For Data Science

#16 in Africa
#847 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2004

For Data Science

#17 in Africa
#1 in Nigeria
#986 in the World
Acceptance Rate
98%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
2002

For Data Science

#18 in Africa
#4 in Morocco
#991 in the World
Enrollment
99,300