Best Universities for Criminology and Criminal Justice in Africa

Below is the list of best universities in Africa ranked based on their research performance in Criminology and Criminal Justice. A graph of 14.4K citations received by 2.6K academic papers made by 13 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 Criminology and Criminal Justice

    University of South Africa logo
    Enrollment
    420,000
    Male:Female
    36:64
    Founded
    1873
  2. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

    University of the Witwatersrand logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1922
  3. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

    University of Cape Town logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1874
  4. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

    University of Pretoria logo
    Enrollment
    56,483
    Male:Female
    42:58
    Founded
    1908
  5. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

    University of KwaZulu-Natal logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    2004
  6. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

    University of Stellenbosch logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1918
  7. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

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

    University of the Free State logo
    Enrollment
    37,000
    Founded
    1904
  9. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

    University of Johannesburg logo
    Enrollment
    49,910
    Founded
    2005
  10. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

    Makerere University logo
    Enrollment
    40,000
    Founded
    1922
  11. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

    University of Ghana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    42,000
    Founded
    1948
  12. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

    North-West University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    96%
    Enrollment
    26,439
    Male:Female
    42:58
    Founded
    2004
  13. For Criminology and Criminal Justice

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