9 Best universities for Finance in South Africa

Below is the list of best universities in South Africa ranked based on their research performance in Finance. A graph of 20.8K citations received by 2.09K academic papers made by 9 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 Pretoria

For Finance

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

2. University of Cape Town

For Finance

#3 in Africa
#242 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1874

3. University of the Witwatersrand

For Finance

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

4. University of Stellenbosch

For Finance

#5 in Africa
#282 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1918

5. University of South Africa

For Finance

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

6. University of Johannesburg

For Finance

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

7. North-West University

For Finance

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

8. University of KwaZulu-Natal

For Finance

#20 in Africa
#771 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
2004

9. University of the Free State

For Finance

#23 in Africa
#876 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1904

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