University of KwaZulu-Natal

WORLD RANK

2012-13
351-400

KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

Region: Africa

  • Overall score Data withheld by THE
  • Teaching
    21.9
  • International outlook
    56.2
  • Industry income
    28.5
  • Research
    20.2
  • Citations
    40.0

The University of KwaZulu-Natal was established in 2004 through the merger of the University of Durban-Westville and the University of Natal. It has five campuses with a total student population expected to exceed 43,000 in 2012 and around 4,100 staff. The South Africa government rates KwaZulu-Natal as one of five research-intensive universities in South Africa. Nearly 75 per cent of its academics are research-active.