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University Rankings and Student Reviews

University of Cape Town

University of Cape Town is ranked 220 in QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities and has an overall score of 4.1 stars, according to student reviews on Studyportals, the best place to find out how students rate their study and living experience at universities from all over the world.

On this page you can see how the university is ranked on international rankings and find out what students are saying about their study experience.

Student Reviews

Latest positive review:

My experience at the university was great. I did find it challenging throughout which is to be expected from any university degree. The level of education is up to standard and my degree will have an international presence. I did find that the amount of free time seemed to be less than what other universities had in similar degree programs such as in the UK. However, the...

Latest critical review:

I have disliked my experience at my university. I have struggled to find a peer group and find the course to be demotivating. I seek a broader, more passion-driven and experiential university experience which I cannot obtain at my current university.

Why are student reviews important?

Study in South Africa

The Republic of South Africa is the southernmost country in Africa. It has the strongest economy in Africa, and has an internationally strong higher education system. Its executive capital is Pretoria, though Bloemfontein is it’s judicial capital and Cape Town is the legislative capital. The largest city is Johannesburg.

University of Cape Town is located in Cape Town, South Africa and is featured in the best 1000 universities in the world, according to the most well-known international university rankings. Find out its position in each of these rankings or see what other universities made the ranking lists.