Best Universities for Education Majors in Africa

Below is the list of best universities in Africa ranked based on their research performance in Education Majors. A graph of 108K citations received by 11.5K academic papers made by 42 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 Education Majors

    University of South Africa logo
    Enrollment
    420,000
    Male:Female
    36:64
    Founded
    1873
  2. For Education Majors

    University of Cape Town logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1874
  3. For Education Majors

    University of the Witwatersrand logo
    Acceptance Rate
    25%
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1922
  4. For Education Majors

    University of KwaZulu-Natal logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    2004
  5. For Education Majors

    University of Pretoria logo
    Enrollment
    56,483
    Male:Female
    42:58
    Founded
    1908
  6. For Education Majors

    University of Stellenbosch logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1918
  7. For Education Majors

    University of Education, Winneba logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1992
  8. For Education Majors

    North-West University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    96%
    Enrollment
    26,439
    Male:Female
    42:58
    Founded
    2004
  9. For Education Majors

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

    University of Johannesburg logo
    Enrollment
    49,910
    Founded
    2005
  11. For Education Majors

    University of the Free State logo
    Enrollment
    37,000
    Founded
    1904
  12. For Education Majors

    Rhodes University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    8,200
    Founded
    1904
  13. For Education Majors

    University of Botswana logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1964
  14. For Education Majors

    • #14 in Africa
    • #1 in Mozambique
    • #393 in the World
    Pedagogical University logo
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1985
  15. For Education Majors

    Cape Peninsula University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    2005
  16. For Education Majors

    Nelson Mandela University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    2005
  17. For Education Majors

    University of Ibadan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1948
  18. For Education Majors

    University of Fort Hare logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1916
  19. For Education Majors

    Tshwane University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    2003
  20. For Education Majors

    University of Limpopo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1959
  21. For Education Majors

    Central University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    12,639
    Male:Female
    52:48
    Founded
    1981
  22. For Education Majors

    Durban University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    2002
  23. For Education Majors

    University of Cape Coast logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1962
  24. For Education Majors

    University of Zimbabwe logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    18,040
    Founded
    1955
  25. For Education Majors

    University of Venda logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1982
  26. For Education Majors

    Makerere University logo
    Enrollment
    40,000
    Founded
    1922
  27. For Education Majors

    University of Zululand logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1960
  28. For Education Majors

    • #28 in Africa
    • #1 in Tanzania
    • #1084 in the World
    University of Dar es Salaam logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    24,000
    Founded
    1970
  29. For Education Majors

    Obafemi Awolowo University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1962
  30. For Education Majors

    American University in Cairo logo
    Acceptance Rate
    47%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1919
  31. For Education Majors

    National University of Lesotho logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1945
  32. For Education Majors

    Walter Sisulu University logo
    Enrollment
    27,039
    Male:Female
    43:57
    Founded
    2005
  33. For Education Majors

    University of Ghana logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    42,000
    Founded
    1948
  34. For Education Majors

    Kenyatta University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1985
  35. For Education Majors

    University of Lagos logo
    Acceptance Rate
    15%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1962
  36. For Education Majors

    University of Ilorin logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1975
  37. For Education Majors

    University of Namibia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1992
  38. For Education Majors

    Moi University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    90%
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    1984
  39. For Education Majors

    Vaal University of Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1966
  40. For Education Majors

    University of Malawi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    86%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1964
  41. For Education Majors

    University of Nigeria logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    42,500
    Founded
    1960
  42. For Education Majors

    University of Nairobi logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1970