South Africa

Business Schools ranking in South Africa


The Education System in South Africa

Called the "Rainbow Nation," South Africa is an extraordinary multiethnic mosaic comprised of over 20 ethnic groups, 11 official languages and a half a dozen religions. This uniquely diverse mix is also marked by differences in levels and lifestyles. For example, for students who enjoy sport and adventure, this beautiful country provides all of the necessary conditions to both study and live their passions simultaneously with all it has to offer. In addition, the South African education system is of a very high quality and is recognized by international institutions.

Eduniversal in South Africa:19 schools
Schools with 5 Palmes 2
Schools with 4 Palmes 2
Schools with 3 Palmes 7
Schools with 2 Palmes 4
Schools with 1 Palme 4

Useful Sources for Studying in South Africa

- Information Website in French:

- Young Africa, a weekly magazine also available on the Internet:

- Information Website in English:

- The SAQA is an organization that helps with the acclimation of individuals to South Africa, whether for study abroad students or foreign workers (

- The registration process and admission requirements are unique to each institution, thus it is best to ask for information from the institution's specific Department of International Students or the International Affairs Office.

- For general information, international students can contact the International Education Association of South Africa (IEASA) at nb- the number of international students studying in South Africa has grown to over 42,000 international university students (source: UNESCO Institute for Statistics (2016) - Global Flow of Tertiary - Level students 2014). 

5 Palmes Of Excellence - UNIVERSAL business school with strong global influence

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University of Stellenbosch Business School

1 357‰

University of Cape Town - UCT Graduate School of Business

2 348‰

4 Palmes Of Excellence - TOP business school with significant international influence

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University Of Pretoria - Gordon Institute Of Business Science

1 233‰

University of the Witwatersrand - Wits Business School

2 172‰

3 Palmes Of Excellence - EXCELLENT business school with reinforcing international influence

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Nelson Mandela University Business School

1 101‰

Rhodes University - Rhodes Business School

2 97‰

UNISA - University of South Africa - Graduate School of Business Leadership (SBL)

3 88‰

North-West University NWU Business School

4 62‰

University of Kwazulu-Natal - Graduate School of Business and Leadership

5 53‰

University of Limpopo - Turfloop Graduate School of Leadership

6 44‰

University of the Free State - Universiteit van die Vrystaat - UFS Business School

7 40‰

2 Palmes Of Excellence - GOOD business school with strong regional influence

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Henley Business School Africa

1 137‰

Regent Business School

2 62‰

Management College of Southern Africa (MANCOSA)

2 62‰

Milpark Business School

4 31‰

1 Palme Of Excellence - BUSINESS school with considerable local influence

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Damelin School of Business, Management and Corporate Training - Randburg

1 62‰

Regenesys Business School (RBS)

2 35‰

North-West University - Mafikeng Campus - Faculty of Economic and Management Sciences

3 31‰

Tshwane University of Technology - TUT Business School

4 26‰

  • Business, Management Sciences & Law - Walter Sisulu University
  • Faculty of Business & Management Studies - Cape Peninsula University of Technology
  • Faculty of Management & Commerce - University of Fort Hare
  • Faculty of Management - University of Johannesburg
  • Faculty of Management Sciences - Durban University of Technology
  • Faculty of Management Sciences - Mangosuthu University of Technology
  • School of Management Sciences - University of Venda
  • University of the Western Cape