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University of the Western Cape

Cape Town Campus, Cape Town South Africa
    • QS World University Rankings
      1001+
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputHigh
    • Student/Faculty Ratio22
    • International Students1,131
    • SizeL
    • Total Faculty798

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    The University of the Western Cape is a public university located in the Bellville suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. The University of the Western Cape has a history of creative struggle against oppression, discrimination and disadvantage. Among academic institutions it has been in the vanguard of South Africa's historic change, playing a distinctive academic role in helping to build an equitable and dynamic nation. UWC's key concerns with access, equity and quality in higher education arise from extensive practical engagement in helping the historically marginalised participate fully in the life of the nation.

    About

    The University of the Western Cape is a public university located in the Bellville suburb of Cape Town, South Africa. The University of the Western Cape has a history of creative struggle against oppression, discrimination and disadvantage. Among academic institutions it has been in the vanguard of South Africa's historic change, playing a distinctive academic role in helping to build an equitable and dynamic nation. UWC's key concerns with access, equity and quality in higher education arise from extensive practical engagement in helping the historically marginalised participate fully in the life of the nation.

    University highlights

    University of the Western Cape is one of the top Public universities in Cape Town, South Africa. It is ranked #1001+ in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2015
      #701+
    • 2016
      #701+
    • 2018
      #801-1000
    • 2019
      #801-1000
    • 2020
      #801-1000
    • 2021
      #1001+

    Ranking criteria

    19.6
    Citations per Faculty
    24.1
    International Faculty Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    17,341

    %
    %

    International students
    1,131

    %
    %

    Total faculty staff
    798

    95.9
    702.1

    Total students
    17,341

    International students
    1,131

    Total faculty staff
    798

    702.1
    95.9
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