QS System has released list of top ranking universities in Africa with no Nigerian university making the list of top 7.
The University of Cape town sits at the pinnacle occupying 191 position in the world ranking of universities.
Stellenbosch University is the second best university in Africa and ranks number 361 in the world, while the American University in Cairo is at number 4 in Africa.
Factors such as academic reputation, citations per faculty, employer reputation and others are factors considered in the QS ranking.
See top 7 Universities in Africa:
1. University of Cape Town (South Africa)
2. Stellenbosch University (South Africa)
3. University of the Witwatersrand (South Africa)
4. University in Cairo (Egypt)
5. Cairo University (Egypt)
6. University of Pretoria ( South Africa)
7. University of Johannesburg (South Africa)