6 Best universities for Petroleum Engineering in South Africa

Below is the list of best universities in South Africa ranked based on their research performance in Petroleum Engineering. A graph of 1.75K citations received by 111 academic papers made by 6 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 Petroleum Engineering

#1 in South Africa
#5 in Africa
#269 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
2004

For Petroleum Engineering

#2 in South Africa
#8 in Africa
#302 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1922

For Petroleum Engineering

#3 in South Africa
#15 in Africa
#445 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1918

For Petroleum Engineering

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

For Petroleum Engineering

#5 in South Africa
#24 in Africa
#575 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1874

For Petroleum Engineering

#6 in South Africa
#37 in Africa
#835 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2003

The best cities to study Petroleum Engineering in South Africa based on the number of universities and their ranks are Durban, Johannesburg, Stellenbosch, and Pretoria.