The latest ranking of world universities has been released with South African universities dominating the African regional ranking. Egypt, Algeria and Morocco are other countries with strong ranking. The best ranked West African university is Ghana’s Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology at number 18 while Nigeria’s University of Ilorin occupies the 20th position. Egypt leads North Africa at number 11 with Algeria at number 19. Below is a summary of the ranking of the top 100 universities in the African region.
Courtesy: Webometric Ranking of World Universities 2011.