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University of Kwazulu-Natal

Location Cnr. Richmond & Marianhill Rd, Pinetown, ZA, Pinetown South Africa
Ranking

# 801-1000QS World University Rankings

About University of Kwazulu-Natal

The new University of KwaZulu-Natal unites two major educational institutions in KwaZulu-Natal -  the University of Natal and the University of Durban-Westville.The University of KwaZulu-Natal aims to be a truly South African university that reflects the society in which it is situated not only in terms of race, gender and class  but in terms of how it structures its values and priorities and how it responds to social needs.As an institution of higher learning, it is committed to academic excellence, innovation in research and critical engagement with society.With its vision to be the Premier University of African Scholarship, the University of KwaZulu-Natal draws inspiration from an African identity and takes seriously its responsibilities to the development of the African continent.

About University of Kwazulu-Natal

The new University of KwaZulu-Natal unites two major educational institutions in KwaZulu-Natal -  the University of Natal and the University of Durban-Westville.The University of KwaZulu-Natal aims to be a truly South African university that reflects the society in which it is situated not only in terms of race, gender and class  but in terms of how it structures its values and priorities and how it responds to social needs.As an institution of higher learning, it is committed to academic excellence, innovation in research and critical engagement with society.With its vision to be the Premier University of African Scholarship, the University of KwaZulu-Natal draws inspiration from an African identity and takes seriously its responsibilities to the development of the African continent.

University information

Total students

30,752

UG students

84%

PG students

16%

International students

601

UG students

28%

PG students

72%

Total faculty staff

1,606

Domestic staff

86%

Int'l staff

14%

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Rankings & ratings

University of Kwazulu-Natal is one of the top public universities in Pinetown, South Africa. It is ranked #801-1000 in QS World University Rankings 2023.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #551- 600
  • 2014
    #501-550
  • 2015
    #501-550
  • 2016
    #551-600
  • 2017
    #651-700
  • 2018
    #701-750
  • 2019
    #751-800
  • 2020
    #801-1000
  • 2021
    #801-1000
  • 2022
    #801-1000
  • 2023
    #801-1000

Ranking criteria

12.5
Academic Reputation
11
Employer Reputation
6.3
Faculty Student Ratio
19.8
Citations per Faculty
29.7
International Faculty Ratio
2.2
International Students Ratio
84.4
International Research Network
43.9
Employment Outcomes

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