Best Universities for Nursing in Africa

Below is the list of best universities in Africa ranked based on their research performance in Nursing. A graph of 163K citations received by 9.58K academic papers made by 51 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 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 Nursing

#1 in Africa
#112 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1874

For Nursing

#2 in Africa
#130 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
2004

For Nursing

#3 in Africa
#132 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1922

For Nursing

#4 in Africa
#218 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1918

For Nursing

#5 in Africa
#1 in Uganda
#233 in the World
Enrollment
40,000
Founded
1922

For Nursing

#6 in Africa
#240 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1959

For Nursing

#7 in Africa
#257 in the World
Enrollment
420,000
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1873

For Nursing

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

For Nursing

#9 in Africa
#1 in Ghana
#348 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
42,000
Founded
1948

For Nursing

#10 in Africa
#352 in the World
Acceptance Rate
93%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2004

For Nursing

#11 in Africa
#1 in Nigeria
#354 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1948

For Nursing

#12 in Africa
#1 in Malawi
#383 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1964

For Nursing

#13 in Africa
#386 in the World
Enrollment
37,000
Founded
1904

For Nursing

#14 in Africa
#389 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1959

For Nursing

#15 in Africa
#1 in Tanzania
#430 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2007

For Nursing

#16 in Africa
#471 in the World
Acceptance Rate
77%
Enrollment
49,910
Founded
2005

For Nursing

#17 in Africa
#2 in Nigeria
#477 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1960

For Nursing

#18 in Africa
#1 in Ethiopia
#526 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
46,627
Founded
1954

For Nursing

#19 in Africa
#3 in Nigeria
#534 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1970

For Nursing

#20 in Africa
#2 in Ethiopia
#538 in the World
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1983

For Nursing

#21 in Africa
#4 in Nigeria
#556 in the World
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1962

For Nursing

#22 in Africa
#1 in Kenya
#561 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1970

For Nursing

#23 in Africa
#2 in Ghana
#570 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1951

For Nursing

#24 in Africa
#1 in Botswana
#578 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1964

For Nursing

#25 in Africa
#1 in Egypt
#592 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1950

For Nursing

#26 in Africa
#2 in Egypt
#607 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
150,642
Founded
1942

For Nursing

#27 in Africa
#1 in Zimbabwe
#622 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
18,040
Founded
1955

For Nursing

#28 in Africa
#3 in Ethiopia
#657 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1950

For Nursing

#29 in Africa
#1 in Zambia
#659 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1965

For Nursing

#30 in Africa
#2 in Uganda
#683 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1989

For Nursing

#31 in Africa
#5 in Nigeria
#704 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1962

For Nursing

#32 in Africa
#728 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1982

For Nursing

#33 in Africa
#750 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
2005

For Nursing

#34 in Africa
#2 in Kenya
#758 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1984

For Nursing

#35 in Africa
#3 in Egypt
#767 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
257,200
Founded
1908

For Nursing

#36 in Africa
#1 in Namibia
#773 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1992

For Nursing

#37 in Africa
#4 in Egypt
#778 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1972

For Nursing

#38 in Africa
#5 in Egypt
#794 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1957

For Nursing

#39 in Africa
#6 in Nigeria
#809 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1975

For Nursing

#40 in Africa
#836 in the World
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1916

For Nursing

#41 in Africa
#3 in Ghana
#890 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1962

For Nursing

#42 in Africa
#897 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2003

For Nursing

#43 in Africa
#7 in Nigeria
#936 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
49,436
Founded
1962

For Nursing

#44 in Africa
#6 in Egypt
#938 in the World
Enrollment
117,299
Founded
1974

For Nursing

#45 in Africa
#947 in the World
Acceptance Rate
45%
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
2002

For Nursing

#46 in Africa
#7 in Egypt
#980 in the World
Founded
2010

For Nursing

#47 in Africa
#983 in the World
Enrollment
3,500
Founded
2014

For Nursing

#48 in Africa
#8 in Egypt
#1007 in the World
Founded
1972

For Nursing

#49 in Africa
#9 in Egypt
#1013 in the World
Enrollment
80,000
Founded
1976

For Nursing

#50 in Africa
#10 in Egypt
#1031 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1976

For Nursing

#51 in Africa
#11 in Egypt
#1041 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
88,016
Founded
1976