Best Universities for Anthropology in Africa

Below is the list of best universities in Africa ranked based on their research performance in Anthropology. A graph of 14.5K citations received by 2.41K academic papers made by 16 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 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 an official site as it's constantly changing data.

  1. For Anthropology

    University of Cape Town logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1874
  2. For Anthropology

    University of the Witwatersrand logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1922
  3. For Anthropology

    University of South Africa logo
    Enrollment
    420,000
    Male:Female
    36:64
    Founded
    1873
  4. For Anthropology

    University of Pretoria logo
    Enrollment
    56,483
    Male:Female
    42:58
    Founded
    1908
  5. For Anthropology

    University of Stellenbosch logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1918
  6. For Anthropology

    University of KwaZulu-Natal logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    2004
  7. For Anthropology

    University of the Western Cape logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    18,720
    Male:Female
    40:60
    Founded
    1959
  8. For Anthropology

    University of Johannesburg logo
    Enrollment
    49,910
    Founded
    2005
  9. For Anthropology

    Rhodes University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    8,200
    Founded
    1904
  10. For Anthropology

    University of Zimbabwe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    18,040
    Founded
    1955
  11. For Anthropology

    University of Ghana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    42,000
    Founded
    1948
  12. For Anthropology

    University of the Free State logo
    Enrollment
    37,000
    Founded
    1904
  13. For Anthropology

    University of Lagos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1962
  14. For Anthropology

    Obafemi Awolowo University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1962
  15. For Anthropology

    University of Botswana logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1964
  16. For Anthropology

    University of Ibadan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1948