24 Best universities for Finance in South Africa

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Below is a list of best universities in South Africa ranked based on their research performance in Finance. A graph of 7.63M citations received by 499K academic papers made by 24 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.

2. University of Pretoria

For Finance

#2 in Africa
#236 in the World
Acceptance Rate
13%
Enrollment
56,483
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1908

5. University of South Africa

For Finance

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

6. University of KwaZulu-Natal

For Finance

#6 in Africa
#434 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Founded
2004

7. University of Johannesburg

For Finance

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

8. University of the Free State

For Finance

#10 in Africa
#598 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1904

9. North-West University

For Finance

#11 in Africa
#639 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
26,439
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
2004

10. University of the Western Cape

For Finance

#23 in Africa
#1102 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
18,720
Male:Female
40:60
Founded
1959

11. Rhodes University

For Finance

#30 in Africa
#1216 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1904

15. University of Limpopo

For Finance

#63 in Africa
#1977 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Founded
1959

16. Durban University of Technology

For Finance

#69 in Africa
#2101 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
10,213
Founded
2002

18. University of Zululand

For Finance

#78 in Africa
#2229 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Founded
1960

20. University of Venda

For Finance

#98 in Africa
#2537 in the World
Acceptance Rate
72%
Founded
1982

21. Central University of Technology

For Finance

#148 in Africa
#3380 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Enrollment
12,639
Male:Female
52:48
Founded
1981

22. Walter Sisulu University

For Finance

#161 in Africa
#3510 in the World
Enrollment
27,039
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
2005

24. Mangosuthu University of Technology

For Finance

#249 in Africa
#4491 in the World
Enrollment
9,540
Male:Female
47:53
Founded
1979

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