8. University Of The Western Cape
Rank: South Africa: 8th, World: 954th
UWCAs a public institution, this university is located in Bellville suburb of Cape Town. According to records, University of the Western Cape has a history of creative struggle against oppression, discrimination and disadvantage.
As such, its major concern with the access, equity and quality in higher education was aimed at creating extensive practical engagement in order to help the historically marginalized participate fully in the life of the nation. Based on academic productivity, this university is ranked 8th in South Africa and 954th in the world.