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Rhodes University

Grahamstown, ZA, Grahamstown South Africa
    • QS World University Rankings
      801-1000
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio13
    • International Students1,104
    • SizeM
    • Total Faculty504

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    Located in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa, Rhodes is a small university which enjoys the distinction of having among the best undergraduate pass and graduation rates in South Africa, outstanding postgraduate success rates, and the best research output per academic staff member. This is testimony to the quality of students that Rhodes attracts and of academic provision, and to the commitment of Rhodes staff to student development and success. our more than 7 000 students, 26% are postgraduates and 20% are international students from 40 countries around the world, making Rhodes a dynamic and cosmopolitan knowledge institution. Students are able to undertake an extensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the faculties of Humanities, Science, Commerce, Pharmacy, Law and Education. With the most favourable academic staff to student ratio among South African universities, Rhodes students are guaranteed easy access to academics and close supervision. The University takes pride in its motto, Where Leaders Learn, and producing graduates who are knowledgeable intellectuals, skilled professionals, and critical, caring and compassionate citizens who can contribute to economic and social development and an equitable, just and democratic society.

    About

    Located in Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa, Rhodes is a small university which enjoys the distinction of having among the best undergraduate pass and graduation rates in South Africa, outstanding postgraduate success rates, and the best research output per academic staff member. This is testimony to the quality of students that Rhodes attracts and of academic provision, and to the commitment of Rhodes staff to student development and success. our more than 7 000 students, 26% are postgraduates and 20% are international students from 40 countries around the world, making Rhodes a dynamic and cosmopolitan knowledge institution. Students are able to undertake an extensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate degrees in the faculties of Humanities, Science, Commerce, Pharmacy, Law and Education. With the most favourable academic staff to student ratio among South African universities, Rhodes students are guaranteed easy access to academics and close supervision. The University takes pride in its motto, Where Leaders Learn, and producing graduates who are knowledgeable intellectuals, skilled professionals, and critical, caring and compassionate citizens who can contribute to economic and social development and an equitable, just and democratic society.

    University highlights

    Rhodes University is one of the top Public universities in Grahamstown, South Africa. It is ranked #801-1000 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2014
      #551-600
    • 2015
      #601-650
    • 2016
      #501-550
    • 2017
      #551-600
    • 2018
      #701-750
    • 2019
      #801-1000
    • 2020
      #801-1000
    • 2021
      #801-1000
    • 2022
      #801-1000

    Ranking criteria

    6.7
    Academic Reputation
    25.1
    Citations per Faculty
    7.8
    Employer Reputation
    14.9
    Faculty Student Ratio
    40.6
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    6,307

    24%
    76%

    International students
    1,104

    %
    %

    Total faculty staff
    504

    0
    504

    Total students
    6,307

    24%
    76%

    International students
    1,104

    Total faculty staff
    504

    504
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