UCT Ranks Top in Africa

UCT came top on the continent in the ShanghaiRanking’s Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) 2021. It has been ranked in 201–300 band by ARWU 2021, published on 15 August 2021.

This latest ranking means UCT leads in Africa in all five major world university rankings: Times Higher Education (THE), Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), Center for World University Rankings (CWUR), US News & World Report Best Global Universities, and ARWU.

The ARWU ranks more than 1 800 universities across six key indicators and publishes the best 1 000.