Higher learning in Africa plays a crucial role in nurturing home-grown experts who will boost the continent’s economic growth. These universities, through the world ranks, have proven that you don’t need to go abroad to get quality education. Moreover, we should put emphasis on bringing world class education to local institutions rather than outsourcing it.
10. University of South Africa
- Location: Pretoria, South Africa
- World Rank: 1016
It is the largest university system in both South Africa and Africa by enrollment having close to 400,000 students from all parts of the world. Established in 1873, the institutions core business areas are teaching, research and community engagement.
UNISA has six academic faculties, of whom each offer a variety of high quality academic and vocational programmes and over 1400 academics.
-Agriculture and Environmental Sciences
-Economic and Management Sciences
-Science, Engineering and Technology