11 Best universities for Philosophy in South Africa

Below is the list of best universities in South Africa ranked based on their research performance in Philosophy. A graph of 7.39K citations received by 4.32K academic papers made by 11 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 Philosophy

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

For Philosophy

#2 in South Africa
#2 in Africa
#103 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1918

For Philosophy

#3 in South Africa
#3 in Africa
#139 in the World
Enrollment
420,000
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1873

For Philosophy

#4 in South Africa
#4 in Africa
#185 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2004

For Philosophy

#5 in South Africa
#5 in Africa
#258 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1904

For Philosophy

#6 in South Africa
#6 in Africa
#294 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1874

For Philosophy

#7 in South Africa
#7 in Africa
#394 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1922

For Philosophy

#8 in South Africa
#8 in Africa
#453 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
2004

For Philosophy

#9 in South Africa
#9 in Africa
#463 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
49,910
Founded
2005

For Philosophy

#10 in South Africa
#10 in Africa
#623 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1959

For Philosophy

#11 in South Africa
#13 in Africa
#699 in the World
Acceptance Rate
52%
Enrollment
8,200
Founded
1904

The best cities to study Philosophy in South Africa based on the number of universities and their ranks are Pretoria, Stellenbosch, Potchefstroom, and Bloemfontein.