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Top 100 African Universities: only one Cameroonian university on the list (rank 78 !)

This ranking is based on research publications and citations from the last five years (2010 to 2014) as well as visibility on the internet.

 

Source: http://ranking.journalsconsortium.org/, Jul. 07, 2015
Rank Institution Country Total Influence Factor
1 University of Cape Town South Africa South Africa 45.02
2 Cairo University Egypt Egypt 43.43
3 University of Pretoria South Africa South Africa 43.35
4 University of Nairobi Kenya Kenya 42.81
5 University of South Africa South Africa South Africa 42.32
6 University of the Witwatersrand South Africa South Africa 42.20
7 Stellenbosch University South Africa South Africa 42.16
8 University of Ibadan Nigeria Nigeria 41.22
9 University of Kwazulu Natal South Africa South Africa 41.13
10 Ain Shams University Egypt Egypt 40.54
11 University of Johannesburg South Africa South Africa 40.05
12 Makerere University Uganda Uganda 40.03
13 University of Nigeria Nigeria Nigeria 39.96
14 University of Ghana Ghana Ghana 37.83
15 Addis Ababa University Ethiopia Ethiopia 36.13
16 Rhodes University South Africa South Africa 35.85
17 Alexandria University Egypt Egypt 35.62
18 Ahmadu Bello University Nigeria Nigeria 35.57
19 University of the Western Cape South Africa South Africa 34.82
20 University of Lagos Nigeria Nigeria 34.48
21 Al-Azhar University Egypt Egypt 34.38
22 University of the Free State South Africa South Africa 34.06
23 Mansoura University Egypt Egypt 33.88
24 Obafemi Awolowo University Nigeria Nigeria 33.85
25 American University in Cairo Egypt Egypt 33.64
26 North West University South Africa South Africa 33.24
27 University of Benin Nigeria Nigeria 32.96
28 Kenyatta University Kenya Kenya 32.05
29 Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Ghana Ghana 31.58
30 Zagazig University Egypt Egypt 31.56
31 University of Ilorin Nigeria Nigeria 31.27
32 Assiut University Egypt Egypt 30.74
33 Universite d’Alger Algeria Algeria 29.63
34 University of Khartoum Sudan Sudan 29.58
35 University of Zimbabwe Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 29.47
36 University of Port Harcourt Nigeria Nigeria 29.24
37 University of Botswana Botswana Botswana 28.72
38 University of Zambia Zambia Zambia 28.39
39 University of Dar Es Salaam Tanzania Tanzania 28.10
40 Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University South Africa South Africa 27.69
41 Suez Canal University Egypt Egypt 26.69
42 Nnamdi Azikiwe University Nigeria Nigeria 26.53
43 University of Calabar Nigeria Nigeria 26.52
44 Universite Mohammed V Morocco Morocco 26.24
45 Tanta University Egypt Egypt 26.19
46 Federal University of Technology Minna Nigeria Nigeria 26.19
47 Moi University Kenya Kenya 26.03
48 Tshwane University of Technology South Africa South Africa 26.01
49 Federal University of Technology Akure Nigeria Nigeria 25.33
50 University of Limpopo South Africa South Africa 24.89
51 Helwan University Egypt Egypt 24.28
52 University of Fort Hare South Africa South Africa 24.23
53 Covenant University Nigeria Nigeria 23.56
54 Sudan University of Science and Technology Sudan Sudan 23.19
55 University of Uyo Nigeria Nigeria 22.99
56 University of Cape Coast Ghana Ghana 22.87
57 Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology Kenya Kenya 22.74
58 Cape Peninsula University of Technology South Africa South Africa 22.74
59 Lagos State University Nigeria Nigeria 22.64
60 University of Namibia Namibia Namibia 22.53
61 University of Malawi Malawi Malawi 22.42
62 Egerton University Kenya Kenya 22.35
63 Minia University Egypt Egypt 22.06
64 University of Jos Nigeria Nigeria 22.04
65 Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Nigeria Nigeria 22.03
66 University of Maiduguri Nigeria Nigeria 21.85
67 Benha University Egypt Egypt 21.83
68 Bayero University Nigeria Nigeria 21.75
69 Delta State University Nigeria Nigeria 21.48
70 Universite Cheikh Anta Diop Senegal Senegal 21.33
71 Federal University of Technology Owerri Nigeria Nigeria 21.29
72 Jimma University Ethiopia Ethiopia 20.50
73 Universite Abou Bekr Belkaid Tlemcen Algeria Algeria 19.93
74 Sokoine University of Agriculture Tanzania Tanzania 19.83
75 Olabisi Onabanjo University Nigeria Nigeria 19.81
76 Universite de la Reunion Reunion Reunion 19.40
77 Universite Kasdi Merbah Algeria Algeria 19.23
78 Universite de Yaounde Cameroon Cameroon 19.18
79 University of Venda South Africa South Africa 18.97
80 Federal University of Agriculture Nigeria Nigeria 18.79
81 Universite de Tunis El Manar Tunisia Tunisia 18.67
82 University of Zululand South Africa South Africa 18.32
83 University of Mauritius Mauritius Mauritius 18.31
84 Universidade Eduardo Mondlane Mozambique Mozambique 18.20
85 University of Abuja Nigeria Nigeria 18.13
86 Durban University of Technology South Africa South Africa 18.07
87 Ebonyi State University Nigeria Nigeria 18.07
88 Mekelle University Ethiopia Ethiopia 17.99
89 Universite Cadi Ayyad Morocco Morocco 17.91
90 Haramaya University Ethiopia Ethiopia 17.90
91 Michael Okpara University of Agriculture Nigeria Nigeria 17.81
92 Usmanu Danfodiyo University Nigeria Nigeria 17.71
93 Universite d’Abomey-Calavi Benin Benin 17.62
94 Universite de Ouagadougou Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 17.45
95 South Valley University Egypt Egypt 17.41
96 Menoufia University Egypt Egypt 17.36
97 Universite de Sfax Tunisia Tunisia 17.29
98 Fayoum University Egypt Egypt 16.83
99 Rivers State University of Science and Technology Nigeria Nigeria 16.70
100 Sohag University Egypt Egypt 16.64

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